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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 47 57 43
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 18 28 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.81% 3.59% 6.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.07% 12.96% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 43
Median salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,300 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
112 216 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 23.68% 27.73% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 109 174 186
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,000
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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +23 9 £32,500 -5.79% 3
Ferndown 0 3 £23,000 +6.97% 1
Verwood -1 2 £35,000 +11.11%
Wimborne - 2 £25,000 - 1
WordPress
South West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 34 (100.00%) HTML
1 34 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 33 (97.06%) PHP
2 33 (97.06%) CSS
3 22 (64.71%) MySQL
4 21 (61.76%) Web Development
5 20 (58.82%) Drupal
5 20 (58.82%) jQuery
5 20 (58.82%) MVC
6 19 (55.88%) Magento
7 18 (52.94%) Git (software)
8 16 (47.06%) CakePHP
9 14 (41.18%) HTML5
10 13 (38.24%) CSS3
10 13 (38.24%) Laravel
10 13 (38.24%) Front End Development
11 12 (35.29%) Open Source
11 12 (35.29%) E-Commerce
12 11 (32.35%) CMS
12 11 (32.35%) Social Media
13 10 (29.41%) User Experience
14 8 (23.53%) Ajax
14 8 (23.53%) Games
14 8 (23.53%) Intranet
14 8 (23.53%) OOP
14 8 (23.53%) OO
14 8 (23.53%) Apache
14 8 (23.53%) SOAP
14 8 (23.53%) REST
14 8 (23.53%) OO PHP

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 (58.82%) Drupal
2 11 (32.35%) CMS
3 8 (23.53%) Apache
4 5 (14.71%) Joomla!
4 5 (14.71%) Moodle
5 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Photoshop
2 3 (8.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (8.82%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 19 (55.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (64.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (52.94%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.71%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (14.71%) Subversion
3 3 (8.82%) gulp
4 2 (5.88%) Grunt
General
1 8 (23.53%) Games
2 5 (14.71%) Marketing
3 4 (11.76%) Finance
4 2 (5.88%) Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (97.06%) Developer
2 20 (58.82%) PHP Developer
3 10 (29.41%) Web Developer
4 9 (26.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (23.53%) Junior
5 8 (23.53%) Junior Developer
6 6 (17.65%) PHP Web Developer
7 5 (14.71%) Junior PHP Developer
7 5 (14.71%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (11.76%) WordPress Developer
9 3 (8.82%) Designer
9 3 (8.82%) Digital Developer
9 3 (8.82%) Junior WordPress Developer
10 1 (2.94%) CMS Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Drupal Developer
10 1 (2.94%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) HTML
2 33 (97.06%) CSS
3 20 (58.82%) jQuery
4 16 (47.06%) CakePHP
5 14 (41.18%) HTML5
6 13 (38.24%) CSS3
6 13 (38.24%) Laravel
7 8 (23.53%) Ajax
7 8 (23.53%) REST
7 8 (23.53%) SOAP
8 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
8 6 (17.65%) Sass
8 6 (17.65%) Symfony
9 5 (14.71%) HTML5 Boilerplate
9 5 (14.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (14.71%) Web Services
9 5 (14.71%) WebSockets
10 3 (8.82%) LAMP
11 2 (5.88%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (5.88%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Social Media
2 10 (29.41%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Web Development
2 20 (58.82%) MVC
3 13 (38.24%) Front End Development
4 12 (35.29%) E-Commerce
4 12 (35.29%) Open Source
5 8 (23.53%) OO
5 8 (23.53%) OO PHP
5 8 (23.53%) OOP
6 4 (11.76%) Mobile Development
6 4 (11.76%) SEO
7 3 (8.82%) Mobile Commerce
7 3 (8.82%) Web Accessibility
7 3 (8.82%) Wireframes
8 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
8 2 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.94%) Business Development
9 1 (2.94%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 1 (2.94%) Direct Marketing
9 1 (2.94%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 33 (97.06%) PHP
3 6 (17.65%) SQL
4 3 (8.82%) PHP 5
4 3 (8.82%) PHP 7
5 2 (5.88%) C++
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Zend
2 3 (8.82%) Adobe
3 2 (5.88%) Twitter
4 1 (2.94%) Google
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