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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 63 60 53
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 21 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.39% 2.89% 1.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.73% 14.57% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 8
Average salary £37,500 £31,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
179 151 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 20.34% 19.82% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 149 109 47
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -7 18 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Poole - 1 £30,000 - 2
WordPress
South West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 39 (100.00%) CSS
2 36 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 32 (82.05%) PHP
3 32 (82.05%) HTML
4 22 (56.41%) Finance
5 21 (53.85%) C#
6 20 (51.28%) HTML5
7 16 (41.03%) jQuery
8 15 (38.46%) AngularJS
9 12 (30.77%) MySQL
10 11 (28.21%) SQL
10 11 (28.21%) MVC
11 9 (23.08%) Marketing
12 8 (20.51%) Drupal
12 8 (20.51%) Ajax
13 7 (17.95%) CakePHP
13 7 (17.95%) CMS
13 7 (17.95%) E-Commerce
14 6 (15.38%) XML
14 6 (15.38%) .NET
14 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
14 6 (15.38%) Zend
14 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
14 6 (15.38%) JSON
14 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (12.82%) Open Source
15 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
16 4 (10.26%) Social Media
16 4 (10.26%) CSS3

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 8 (20.51%) Drupal
2 7 (17.95%) CMS
3 3 (7.69%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Magento
2 1 (2.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.26%) Subversion
General
1 22 (56.41%) Finance
2 9 (23.08%) Marketing
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (92.31%) Developer
2 23 (58.97%) Web Developer
3 17 (43.59%) Front-End Developer
4 15 (38.46%) Front-End Web Developer
5 7 (17.95%) PHP Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 6 (15.38%) .NET Developer
6 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Programmer
7 3 (7.69%) Web Programmer
8 1 (2.56%) Junior PHP Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Digital Marketing Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Web Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (2.56%) PHP Programmer
8 1 (2.56%) Marketing Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Website Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) CSS
2 32 (82.05%) HTML
3 20 (51.28%) HTML5
4 16 (41.03%) jQuery
5 15 (38.46%) AngularJS
6 8 (20.51%) Ajax
7 7 (17.95%) CakePHP
8 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
8 6 (15.38%) JSON
8 6 (15.38%) .NET
8 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
8 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (15.38%) XML
9 4 (10.26%) SOAP
9 4 (10.26%) CSS3
10 3 (7.69%) Web Services
10 3 (7.69%) Zend Framework
10 3 (7.69%) REST
11 2 (5.13%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Open Source
2 4 (10.26%) Social Media
3 3 (7.69%) Blog
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) MVC
2 7 (17.95%) E-Commerce
3 4 (10.26%) OOP
4 3 (7.69%) OO
4 3 (7.69%) SEO
4 3 (7.69%) Content Management
4 3 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (5.13%) Pay per click
6 1 (2.56%) Web Development
6 1 (2.56%) Email Marketing
6 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.56%) Scrum
6 1 (2.56%) Online Marketing
6 1 (2.56%) Analytics
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 32 (82.05%) PHP
3 21 (53.85%) C#
4 11 (28.21%) SQL
5 3 (7.69%) PHP5
6 2 (5.13%) Java
7 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) PhD
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Zend
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Google
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Poole
The People Network
Salary: £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Training / Benefits / Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago