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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 33 54 50
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 63 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 8.03% 1.88% 2.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 28.51% 9.62% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 62 8 12
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +39.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
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
221 104 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 28.15% 19.59% 27.62%
Number of salaries quoted 197 96 116
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,750 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015. 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 +10 60 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Ferndown - 2 £22,500 - 1
Poole - 1 £22,000 - 1
WordPress
South West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 98 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 98 (100.00%) CSS
2 89 (90.82%) HTML
3 85 (86.73%) PHP
3 85 (86.73%) jQuery
4 74 (75.51%) MVC
5 72 (73.47%) Drupal
6 71 (72.45%) MySQL
7 64 (65.31%) Magento
8 63 (64.29%) Joomla!
8 63 (64.29%) Zend
9 61 (62.24%) CakePHP
10 58 (59.18%) AngularJS
10 58 (59.18%) CMS
11 51 (52.04%) Web Development
12 42 (42.86%) OO
13 38 (38.78%) OOP
13 38 (38.78%) HTML5
13 38 (38.78%) CSS3
14 37 (37.76%) Symfony
15 33 (33.67%) Laravel
16 26 (26.53%) Responsive Web Design
17 25 (25.51%) SQL
18 24 (24.49%) E-Commerce
19 23 (23.47%) XML
20 22 (22.45%) OO PHP
21 20 (20.41%) .NET
21 20 (20.41%) C#
21 20 (20.41%) User Experience
22 19 (19.39%) Apache

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 72 (73.47%) Drupal
2 63 (64.29%) Joomla!
3 58 (59.18%) CMS
4 19 (19.39%) Apache
5 12 (12.24%) Moodle
6 2 (2.04%) SilverStripe
6 2 (2.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (13.27%) Photoshop
2 7 (7.14%) InDesign
2 7 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 64 (65.31%) Magento
2 8 (8.16%) Zen Cart
3 1 (1.02%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (72.45%) MySQL
2 19 (19.39%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (13.27%) MongoDB
4 9 (9.18%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.08%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 12 (12.24%) Dreamweaver
1 12 (12.24%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.02%) Subversion
General
1 16 (16.33%) Marketing
2 14 (14.29%) Multimedia
3 12 (12.24%) Finance
4 2 (2.04%) Publishing
4 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.02%) Banking
5 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 91 (92.86%) Developer
2 49 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 27 (27.55%) Front-End Developer
4 24 (24.49%) PHP Developer
5 21 (21.43%) PHP Web Developer
6 15 (15.31%) Senior Developer
7 13 (13.27%) .NET Developer
8 12 (12.24%) Junior
8 12 (12.24%) Magento Developer
9 10 (10.20%) OO PHP Developer
10 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (8.16%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 7 (7.14%) Junior Web Designer
12 7 (7.14%) Designer
12 7 (7.14%) Junior Designer
12 7 (7.14%) Web Designer
13 5 (5.10%) Programmer
13 5 (5.10%) Junior Developer
13 5 (5.10%) Junior Web Developer
13 5 (5.10%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (100.00%) CSS
2 89 (90.82%) HTML
3 85 (86.73%) jQuery
4 61 (62.24%) CakePHP
5 58 (59.18%) AngularJS
6 38 (38.78%) HTML5
6 38 (38.78%) CSS3
7 37 (37.76%) Symfony
8 33 (33.67%) Laravel
9 23 (23.47%) XML
10 20 (20.41%) .NET
11 15 (15.31%) LAMP
12 9 (9.18%) JSON
12 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET
12 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (7.14%) XHTML
14 5 (5.10%) Ajax
15 4 (4.08%) Classic ASP
15 4 (4.08%) .NET Framework
15 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.41%) User Experience
2 12 (12.24%) Social Network
3 7 (7.14%) Graphic Design
4 5 (5.10%) Open Source
5 4 (4.08%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.04%) Photography
7 1 (1.02%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (75.51%) MVC
2 51 (52.04%) Web Development
3 42 (42.86%) OO
4 38 (38.78%) OOP
5 26 (26.53%) Responsive Web Design
6 24 (24.49%) E-Commerce
7 22 (22.45%) OO PHP
8 12 (12.24%) Content Management
9 7 (7.14%) Web Design
10 5 (5.10%) Data Analysis
10 5 (5.10%) Project Planning
11 4 (4.08%) SEO
11 4 (4.08%) Mobile Application Development
12 3 (3.06%) Pay per click
13 2 (2.04%) Project Management
13 2 (2.04%) Mentoring
14 1 (1.02%) CRM
14 1 (1.02%) Validation
14 1 (1.02%) Software Engineering
14 1 (1.02%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 98 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 85 (86.73%) PHP
3 25 (25.51%) SQL
4 20 (20.41%) C#
5 16 (16.33%) PHP5
6 4 (4.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.02%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (16.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) cPanel
Vendors
1 63 (64.29%) Zend
2 12 (12.24%) Facebook
2 12 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.14%) Adobe
4 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.02%) Google
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Imagine Publishing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Ferndown
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago