The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 68 45 64
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +19
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 2 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.33% 2.72% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.22% 10.19% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 2
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
WordPress
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Application Platforms Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
164 157 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 26.93% 26.66% 21.97%
Number of salaries quoted 150 133 93
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

WordPress
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Coventry region.

WordPress Salary Trend in Coventry

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing WordPress also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WordPress.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) CMS
3 4 (66.67%) LAMP
3 4 (66.67%) Subversion
3 4 (66.67%) Joomla!
3 4 (66.67%) Drupal
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (66.67%) Mercurial
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) Twitter
3 4 (66.67%) GitHub
3 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
4 3 (50.00%) Adobe
4 3 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (33.33%) SEO
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) Google
5 2 (33.33%) JIRA
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (33.33%) MongoDB

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing WordPress also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WordPress. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) CMS
1 4 (66.67%) Joomla!
1 4 (66.67%) Drupal
2 2 (33.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) GitHub
2 2 (33.33%) Trello
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Web Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Programmer
2 5 (83.33%) Web Programmer
3 3 (50.00%) PHP Programmer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior PHP Programmer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Programmer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (16.67%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) LAMP
3 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) ExpressJS
5 1 (16.67%) Grails
5 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) SEO
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Groovy
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Twitter
2 3 (50.00%) Adobe
3 2 (33.33%) Google