The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 38 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 3 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.25% - 5.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.11% - 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 12
Average salary £47,500 - £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
WordPress
London

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

Application Platforms Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
73 56 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 30.42% 23.33% 27.62%
Number of salaries quoted 60 51 58
Average salary £41,250 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,050 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) Publishing
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Zend
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Android Development
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Varnish
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Zend Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon ELB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Android Development
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Varnish
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Zend