The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 61 31 59
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +28
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 33 77 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.02% 10.21% 2.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.35% 32.63% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 33 77 10
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
WordPress
South West

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
215 236 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 26.22% 31.30% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 176 220 116
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -34 16 £32,500 -4.41% 3
Verwood - 12 £35,000 -
Ferndown - 4 £40,000 - 1
Poole +10 1 £37,500 +70.45% 1
WordPress
South West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 67 (100.00%) HTML
1 67 (100.00%) CSS
2 64 (95.52%) PHP
3 62 (92.54%) JavaScript
4 53 (79.10%) Drupal
5 43 (64.18%) HTML5
5 43 (64.18%) CSS3
6 40 (59.70%) AngularJS
7 36 (53.73%) MySQL
8 32 (47.76%) SQL
9 29 (43.28%) Git (software)
10 27 (40.30%) jQuery
11 24 (35.82%) .NET
11 24 (35.82%) C#
11 24 (35.82%) SharePoint
12 23 (34.33%) MVC
13 22 (32.84%) LAMP
13 22 (32.84%) SQL Server
14 21 (31.34%) CMS
15 20 (29.85%) Symfony
16 19 (28.36%) Laravel
17 16 (23.88%) Front End Development
17 16 (23.88%) Ajax
17 16 (23.88%) OOP
18 15 (22.39%) Sass
19 13 (19.40%) Magento
19 13 (19.40%) GitHub
19 13 (19.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 11 (16.42%) Web Development
20 11 (16.42%) Linux

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 53 (79.10%) Drupal
2 24 (35.82%) SharePoint
3 21 (31.34%) CMS
4 9 (13.43%) Joomla!
5 6 (8.96%) Apache
6 3 (4.48%) Moodle
7 2 (2.99%) Node.js
8 1 (1.49%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (19.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.40%) GitHub
2 2 (2.99%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (53.73%) MySQL
2 22 (32.84%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (43.28%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.93%) Bitbucket
3 7 (10.45%) gulp
4 4 (5.97%) Grunt
5 3 (4.48%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.49%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (7.46%) Retail
2 3 (4.48%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Advertising
4 1 (1.49%) Finance
Job Titles
1 67 (100.00%) Developer
2 34 (50.75%) Web Developer
3 27 (40.30%) PHP Developer
4 13 (19.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 12 (17.91%) WordPress Developer
6 8 (11.94%) PHP Web Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (4.48%) CMS Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Drupal Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Junior
8 3 (4.48%) Junior Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Junior PHP Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Senior PHP Developer
10 1 (1.49%) Angular Developer
10 1 (1.49%) Digital Developer
10 1 (1.49%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (100.00%) CSS
1 67 (100.00%) HTML
2 43 (64.18%) CSS3
2 43 (64.18%) HTML5
3 40 (59.70%) AngularJS
4 27 (40.30%) jQuery
5 24 (35.82%) .NET
6 22 (32.84%) LAMP
7 20 (29.85%) Symfony
8 19 (28.36%) Laravel
9 16 (23.88%) Ajax
10 15 (22.39%) Sass
11 13 (19.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (7.46%) CakePHP
12 5 (7.46%) Google Maps API
13 4 (5.97%) Backbone.js
13 4 (5.97%) RequireJS
14 2 (2.99%) Ember.js
14 2 (2.99%) KnockoutJS
14 2 (2.99%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.42%) Linux
2 6 (8.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.33%) MVC
2 16 (23.88%) Front End Development
2 16 (23.88%) OOP
3 11 (16.42%) Web Development
4 7 (10.45%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (10.45%) TDD
5 5 (7.46%) Web Design
6 4 (5.97%) Workflow
7 3 (4.48%) OO
7 3 (4.48%) OO PHP
8 2 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.99%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.49%) Content Management
9 1 (1.49%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (1.49%) Online Marketing
9 1 (1.49%) Project Management
9 1 (1.49%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 64 (95.52%) PHP
2 62 (92.54%) JavaScript
3 32 (47.76%) SQL
4 24 (35.82%) C#
5 3 (4.48%) C++
6 2 (2.99%) PHP 5
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) Zend
2 4 (5.97%) Sage
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
Ferndown, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago