The first table below looks at the demand for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 22 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 Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank - 29 53
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 0 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon - 3.24% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 11.11% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Average salary - £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
Application Platforms Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
59 72 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 29.06% 29.15% 19.87%
Number of salaries quoted 48 61 58
Average salary £52,500 £51,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WordPress
London

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

WordPress
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Croydon

WordPress
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) Zend
1 5 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 5 (100.00%) Drupal
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Magento
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Product Management
1 5 (100.00%) GitHub
1 5 (100.00%) CMS
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 5 (100.00%) Drupal
1 5 (100.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Magento Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Programmer
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Product Management
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL Certification
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Zend