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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 57 53 60
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 14 33 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.55% 4.29% 2.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.14% 18.23% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 16
Median salary £26,750 £30,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.00% -44.09%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
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
138 181 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 25.18% 23.54% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 125 162 118
Median salary £37,250 £31,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.25% -11.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +1 9 £30,000 +9.09%
Ferndown -2 3 £22,000 -1.12% 1
Poole +6 1 £28,500 -24.00%
WordPress
South West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 39 (100.00%) HTML
1 39 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 39 (100.00%) PHP
1 39 (100.00%) CSS
2 29 (74.36%) Web Development
3 24 (61.54%) MySQL
4 22 (56.41%) HTML5
4 22 (56.41%) CSS3
5 19 (48.72%) Git (software)
5 19 (48.72%) jQuery
6 16 (41.03%) Magento
7 14 (35.90%) Drupal
8 13 (33.33%) MVC
9 12 (30.77%) CakePHP
10 10 (25.64%) Social Media
10 10 (25.64%) Ajax
10 10 (25.64%) User Experience
10 10 (25.64%) Front End Development
11 9 (23.08%) Express
11 9 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (23.08%) Node.js
11 9 (23.08%) Sass
12 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
12 8 (20.51%) SQL
12 8 (20.51%) GitHub
13 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
13 7 (17.95%) Open Source
13 7 (17.95%) Zend
13 7 (17.95%) Joomla!
14 6 (15.38%) Moodle

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 14 (35.90%) Drupal
2 7 (17.95%) Joomla!
3 6 (15.38%) CMS
3 6 (15.38%) Moodle
4 5 (12.82%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (41.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (61.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (48.72%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.38%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (12.82%) Subversion
4 3 (7.69%) gulp
5 2 (5.13%) Grunt
General
1 5 (12.82%) Games
1 5 (12.82%) Marketing
1 5 (12.82%) Multimedia
1 5 (12.82%) Publishing
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (46.15%) Junior
2 18 (46.15%) Junior Developer
2 18 (46.15%) PHP Developer
2 18 (46.15%) Web Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (23.08%) Junior Web Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (15.38%) Junior PHP Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
4 6 (15.38%) WordPress Developer
5 4 (10.26%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (7.69%) CMS Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Junior WordPress Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (2.56%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (2.56%) HTML Developer
7 1 (2.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.56%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) CSS
1 39 (100.00%) HTML
2 22 (56.41%) CSS3
2 22 (56.41%) HTML5
3 19 (48.72%) jQuery
4 12 (30.77%) CakePHP
5 10 (25.64%) Ajax
6 9 (23.08%) Express
6 9 (23.08%) Node.js
6 9 (23.08%) Sass
6 9 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
8 6 (15.38%) Laravel
9 5 (12.82%) Flash
9 5 (12.82%) HTML5 Boilerplate
9 5 (12.82%) REST
9 5 (12.82%) SOAP
9 5 (12.82%) Web Services
9 5 (12.82%) WebSockets
10 2 (5.13%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Social Media
1 10 (25.64%) User Experience
2 5 (12.82%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) Web Development
2 13 (33.33%) MVC
3 10 (25.64%) Front End Development
4 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
5 7 (17.95%) Open Source
6 6 (15.38%) OO
6 6 (15.38%) OO PHP
7 5 (12.82%) OOP
8 4 (10.26%) Coaching
9 2 (5.13%) Business Development
9 2 (5.13%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (5.13%) Direct Marketing
9 2 (5.13%) Mobile Development
10 1 (2.56%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (2.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 39 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (20.51%) SQL
3 5 (12.82%) C++
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Zend
2 4 (10.26%) Twitter
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