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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 35 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.08% 1.95% 1.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.70% 6.41% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
46 78 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 23.96% 30.47% 24.40%
Number of salaries quoted 44 60 66
Average salary £25,000 £57,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.52% +22.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £65,000 £67,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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

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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
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Croydon

WordPress
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (50.00%) PHP5
3 2 (50.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (25.00%) Publishing
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) iOS Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) CMS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (50.00%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) PHP5
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C