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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 53 61 61
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 30 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.12% 2.61% 2.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.07% 12.94% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 20
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.27% +1.66%
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
166 170 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 22.77% 20.14% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 131 143 114
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 September 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 September 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 +5 19 £27,500 -26.66% 3
Verwood - 5 £31,500 - 2
Ferndown - 2 £23,000 -
Poole +15 1 £22,500 -25.00%
WordPress
South West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 42 (100.00%) HTML
2 39 (92.86%) CSS
3 37 (88.10%) JavaScript
4 36 (85.71%) PHP
5 34 (80.95%) MySQL
6 25 (59.52%) Drupal
7 24 (57.14%) jQuery
8 21 (50.00%) MVC
9 19 (45.24%) Magento
10 18 (42.86%) HTML5
10 18 (42.86%) CSS3
11 16 (38.10%) CMS
11 16 (38.10%) AngularJS
12 13 (30.95%) Joomla!
12 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
13 12 (28.57%) Linux
14 11 (26.19%) Laravel
15 10 (23.81%) SQL
15 10 (23.81%) .NET
15 10 (23.81%) Zend
16 9 (21.43%) Web Development
17 8 (19.05%) Marketing
17 8 (19.05%) C#
18 7 (16.67%) Apache
18 7 (16.67%) LAMP
18 7 (16.67%) PHP5
18 7 (16.67%) CakePHP
18 7 (16.67%) SaaS
18 7 (16.67%) User Experience
19 6 (14.29%) OO PHP

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 25 (59.52%) Drupal
2 16 (38.10%) CMS
3 13 (30.95%) Joomla!
4 7 (16.67%) Apache
5 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
5 5 (11.90%) Moodle
6 4 (9.52%) SilverStripe
7 1 (2.38%) Node.js
7 1 (2.38%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (80.95%) MySQL
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.90%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (4.76%) Subversion
3 2 (4.76%) Axure RP
3 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.38%) Grunt
4 1 (2.38%) gulp
4 1 (2.38%) JIRA
4 1 (2.38%) Selenium
General
1 8 (19.05%) Marketing
2 5 (11.90%) Advertising
3 1 (2.38%) Publishing
3 1 (2.38%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 39 (92.86%) Developer
2 17 (40.48%) PHP Developer
3 15 (35.71%) Web Developer
4 10 (23.81%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Junior
6 4 (9.52%) Junior Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Web Designer
7 3 (7.14%) Junior PHP Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Designer
7 3 (7.14%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Drupal Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Applications Developer
8 2 (4.76%) WordPress Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Junior Web Developer
9 1 (2.38%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 1 (2.38%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) HTML
2 39 (92.86%) CSS
3 24 (57.14%) jQuery
4 18 (42.86%) HTML5
4 18 (42.86%) CSS3
5 16 (38.10%) AngularJS
6 11 (26.19%) Laravel
7 10 (23.81%) .NET
8 7 (16.67%) LAMP
8 7 (16.67%) CakePHP
9 5 (11.90%) XHTML
10 4 (9.52%) Sass
10 4 (9.52%) Symfony
10 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
11 3 (7.14%) LESS
12 2 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (4.76%) Razor View Engine
12 2 (4.76%) Kendo UI
12 2 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (4.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) User Experience
2 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.38%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.38%) CentOS
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) MVC
2 9 (21.43%) Web Development
3 6 (14.29%) OO PHP
3 6 (14.29%) OO
4 4 (9.52%) Project Management
4 4 (9.52%) SEO
4 4 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (9.52%) Online Marketing
5 3 (7.14%) Open Source
5 3 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (7.14%) Content Management
5 3 (7.14%) Web Design
5 3 (7.14%) OOP
6 2 (4.76%) CRM
6 2 (4.76%) TDD
7 1 (2.38%) Workflow
7 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.38%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (88.10%) JavaScript
2 36 (85.71%) PHP
3 10 (23.81%) SQL
4 8 (19.05%) C#
5 7 (16.67%) PHP5
6 2 (4.76%) Python
7 1 (2.38%) PHP4
7 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Plesk
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Zend
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Adobe
3 1 (2.38%) Sage
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