The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
South West / Dorset
Rank 45 55 34
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 19 33 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.29% 4.31% 9.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.21% 15.79% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 67
Median salary £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £39,750 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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

Application Platforms Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
94 209 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 21.22% 27.32% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 81 167 216
Median salary £32,500 £31,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Dorset

WordPress
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +18 9 £32,500 -5.79%
Ferndown +1 3 £23,000 +6.97% 1
Wimborne - 2 £25,000 -
Verwood -1 1 £35,000 -
WordPress
South West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 35 (100.00%) HTML
1 35 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 34 (97.14%) CSS
3 33 (94.29%) PHP
4 23 (65.71%) Web Development
4 23 (65.71%) jQuery
5 21 (60.00%) MySQL
6 20 (57.14%) MVC
6 20 (57.14%) Drupal
7 19 (54.29%) Magento
8 18 (51.43%) Git (software)
9 16 (45.71%) CakePHP
9 16 (45.71%) Front End Development
10 13 (37.14%) CMS
11 12 (34.29%) E-Commerce
11 12 (34.29%) HTML5
11 12 (34.29%) Laravel
12 11 (31.43%) Open Source
13 10 (28.57%) OO PHP
13 10 (28.57%) User Experience
13 10 (28.57%) CSS3
13 10 (28.57%) Social Media
13 10 (28.57%) OO
14 8 (22.86%) Zend
15 7 (20.00%) Symfony
15 7 (20.00%) Ajax
15 7 (20.00%) SQL
15 7 (20.00%) GitHub
15 7 (20.00%) AngularJS
16 6 (17.14%) SOAP

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (57.14%) Drupal
2 13 (37.14%) CMS
3 6 (17.14%) Apache
3 6 (17.14%) Joomla!
3 6 (17.14%) Moodle
4 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 3 (8.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (8.57%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 19 (54.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (60.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (51.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.14%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (8.57%) gulp
3 3 (8.57%) Subversion
4 2 (5.71%) Grunt
General
1 6 (17.14%) Games
1 6 (17.14%) Marketing
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (8.57%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (97.14%) Developer
2 20 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 9 (25.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 9 (25.71%) Junior
4 9 (25.71%) Junior Developer
5 7 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
6 6 (17.14%) Junior PHP Developer
6 6 (17.14%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
7 5 (14.29%) WordPress Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Designer
8 3 (8.57%) Digital Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (8.57%) Junior WordPress Developer
9 1 (2.86%) CMS Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Drupal Developer
9 1 (2.86%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) HTML
2 34 (97.14%) CSS
3 23 (65.71%) jQuery
4 16 (45.71%) CakePHP
5 12 (34.29%) HTML5
5 12 (34.29%) Laravel
6 10 (28.57%) CSS3
7 7 (20.00%) Ajax
7 7 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (20.00%) Symfony
8 6 (17.14%) REST
8 6 (17.14%) SOAP
9 5 (14.29%) Sass
10 4 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (8.57%) HTML5 Boilerplate
11 3 (8.57%) LAMP
11 3 (8.57%) Web Services
11 3 (8.57%) WebSockets
12 2 (5.71%) CodeIgniter
13 1 (2.86%) XAMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Social Media
1 10 (28.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Web Development
2 20 (57.14%) MVC
3 16 (45.71%) Front End Development
4 12 (34.29%) E-Commerce
5 11 (31.43%) Open Source
6 10 (28.57%) OO
6 10 (28.57%) OO PHP
7 6 (17.14%) OOP
8 5 (14.29%) Mobile Development
8 5 (14.29%) SEO
9 3 (8.57%) Mobile Commerce
9 3 (8.57%) Web Accessibility
9 3 (8.57%) Wireframes
10 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
10 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (2.86%) Business Development
11 1 (2.86%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 1 (2.86%) Direct Marketing
11 1 (2.86%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 33 (94.29%) PHP
3 7 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (8.57%) PHP 5
4 3 (8.57%) PHP 7
5 2 (5.71%) C++
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Zend
2 3 (8.57%) Adobe
3 1 (2.86%) Google
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