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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 67 59 56
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 17 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.23% 2.91% 2.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.49% 13.46% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 15
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £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
148 156 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 19.45% 21.64% 17.71%
Number of salaries quoted 125 115 59
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -11 16 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Poole - 1 £30,000 -
WordPress
South West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 42 (100.00%) CSS
2 39 (92.86%) JavaScript
3 32 (76.19%) PHP
3 32 (76.19%) HTML
4 24 (57.14%) Finance
5 23 (54.76%) C#
6 20 (47.62%) jQuery
7 19 (45.24%) HTML5
8 14 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 14 (33.33%) SQL
8 14 (33.33%) MVC
9 12 (28.57%) MySQL
10 10 (23.81%) Marketing
11 9 (21.43%) JSON
11 9 (21.43%) .NET Framework
11 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET
11 9 (21.43%) .NET
11 9 (21.43%) XML
11 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (21.43%) Drupal
12 8 (19.05%) Ajax
13 7 (16.67%) CakePHP
13 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
13 7 (16.67%) CMS
14 6 (14.29%) Zend
15 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
15 5 (11.90%) Open Source
16 4 (9.52%) Social Media
16 4 (9.52%) CSS3

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (21.43%) Drupal
2 7 (16.67%) CMS
3 3 (7.14%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Magento
2 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) Subversion
General
1 24 (57.14%) Finance
2 10 (23.81%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (92.86%) Developer
2 23 (54.76%) Web Developer
3 16 (38.10%) Front-End Developer
4 14 (33.33%) Front-End Web Developer
5 9 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 9 (21.43%) .NET Developer
5 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (21.43%) Senior .NET Developer
5 9 (21.43%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (16.67%) PHP Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Web Programmer
7 3 (7.14%) Programmer
8 1 (2.38%) Website Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Junior
8 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Junior PHP Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) CSS
2 32 (76.19%) HTML
3 20 (47.62%) jQuery
4 19 (45.24%) HTML5
5 14 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (21.43%) .NET
6 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 9 (21.43%) XML
6 9 (21.43%) .NET Framework
6 9 (21.43%) JSON
7 8 (19.05%) Ajax
8 7 (16.67%) CakePHP
9 4 (9.52%) SOAP
9 4 (9.52%) CSS3
10 3 (7.14%) Web Services
10 3 (7.14%) Zend Framework
10 3 (7.14%) REST
11 2 (4.76%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Open Source
2 4 (9.52%) Social Media
3 3 (7.14%) Blog
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) MVC
2 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (9.52%) OOP
3 4 (9.52%) Content Management
4 3 (7.14%) OO
4 3 (7.14%) SEO
4 3 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (4.76%) Pay per click
6 1 (2.38%) Web Development
6 1 (2.38%) Email Marketing
6 1 (2.38%) Online Marketing
6 1 (2.38%) Analytics
6 1 (2.38%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (2.38%) Scrum
6 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 39 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 32 (76.19%) PHP
3 23 (54.76%) C#
4 14 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (7.14%) PHP5
6 2 (4.76%) Java
7 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) PhD
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Zend
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Google
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