The first table below looks at the demand for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 29 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 Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 71 65 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -17
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 16 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.78% 2.09% 1.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.33% 10.39% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 6
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £31,125
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -2.00%
Application Platforms Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
192 154 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 21.31% 20.08% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 161 113 49
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WordPress
South West

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

WordPress
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Dorset

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Dorset

WordPress
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -9 14 £37,500 +36.36% 4
WordPress
South West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 30 (100.00%) CSS
2 29 (96.67%) HTML
2 29 (96.67%) PHP
3 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (66.67%) HTML5
5 15 (50.00%) Finance
5 15 (50.00%) C#
5 15 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 11 (36.67%) MySQL
7 7 (23.33%) CMS
7 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
7 7 (23.33%) jQuery
7 7 (23.33%) CakePHP
7 7 (23.33%) Ajax
7 7 (23.33%) Marketing
8 6 (20.00%) Zend
8 6 (20.00%) Drupal
9 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 5 (16.67%) Open Source
9 5 (16.67%) MVC
9 5 (16.67%) SQL
10 4 (13.33%) SOAP
10 4 (13.33%) OOP
10 4 (13.33%) Magento
10 4 (13.33%) Subversion
10 4 (13.33%) Social Media
10 4 (13.33%) CSS3
11 3 (10.00%) REST
11 3 (10.00%) Blog
11 3 (10.00%) PHP5

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 7 (23.33%) CMS
2 6 (20.00%) Drupal
3 3 (10.00%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Magento
2 1 (3.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.33%) Subversion
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 20 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 17 (56.67%) Front-End Developer
4 15 (50.00%) Front-End Web Developer
5 7 (23.33%) PHP Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Programmer
6 3 (10.00%) Web Programmer
7 1 (3.33%) Junior PHP Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Web Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Marketing Assistant
7 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Junior
7 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Website Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Marketing Manager
7 1 (3.33%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) CSS
2 29 (96.67%) HTML
3 20 (66.67%) HTML5
4 15 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (23.33%) CakePHP
5 7 (23.33%) jQuery
5 7 (23.33%) Ajax
6 4 (13.33%) SOAP
6 4 (13.33%) CSS3
7 3 (10.00%) REST
7 3 (10.00%) Web Services
7 3 (10.00%) Zend Framework
8 2 (6.67%) Symfony
8 2 (6.67%) XHTML
8 2 (6.67%) Sass
9 1 (3.33%) Laravel
9 1 (3.33%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Open Source
2 4 (13.33%) Social Media
3 3 (10.00%) Blog
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (16.67%) MVC
3 4 (13.33%) OOP
4 3 (10.00%) OO
4 3 (10.00%) SEO
4 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (6.67%) Pay per click
6 1 (3.33%) Web Development
6 1 (3.33%) Email Marketing
6 1 (3.33%) Scrum
6 1 (3.33%) Content Management
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.33%) Online Marketing
6 1 (3.33%) Analytics
6 1 (3.33%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) PHP
2 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (10.00%) PHP5
6 2 (6.67%) Java
7 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) PhD
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Zend
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Google
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £55000 per annum - Training / Benefits / Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bournemouth
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
Cotterell-gifford
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
Cotterell-gifford
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Cotterell-gifford
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Amazing Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago