The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 62 69 50
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.79% 0.58% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.36% 2.48% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 2
Average salary £37,500 £23,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.29% -15.45%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £31,375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.19%
Application Platforms Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
149 161 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 23.50% 23.40% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 125 100 57
Average salary £39,000 £40,995 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.86% +20.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WordPress
West Midlands

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 30 July 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 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) Apache
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) CMS
3 4 (57.14%) Web Development
3 4 (57.14%) Magento
4 3 (42.86%) RESTful
4 3 (42.86%) Zend
4 3 (42.86%) PHP5
4 3 (42.86%) LAMP
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Web Design
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) OOP
4 3 (42.86%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
5 1 (14.29%) Sony
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) Adobe
5 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
5 1 (14.29%) Content Management
5 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) CSS3

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (85.71%) Apache
2 4 (57.14%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Web Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior PHP Developer
3 3 (42.86%) PHP Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
2 3 (42.86%) LAMP
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 3 (42.86%) Web Design
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) PHP5
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Zend
2 1 (14.29%) Sony
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe