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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 59 73 67
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 23 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.50% 1.77% 2.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.55% 8.38% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 12
Average salary £25,250 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
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
139 191 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 21.12% 21.10% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 102 160 113
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +6 16 £27,500 -26.66% 2
Ferndown - 2 £23,000 - 1
Poole - 2 £22,500 -
WordPress
South West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 37 (100.00%) HTML
2 34 (91.89%) JavaScript
2 34 (91.89%) CSS
3 32 (86.49%) PHP
4 30 (81.08%) MySQL
5 29 (78.38%) jQuery
6 25 (67.57%) Drupal
7 23 (62.16%) Magento
8 19 (51.35%) MVC
9 17 (45.95%) Joomla!
10 16 (43.24%) HTML5
11 15 (40.54%) CSS3
12 14 (37.84%) CMS
12 14 (37.84%) Web Development
12 14 (37.84%) AngularJS
12 14 (37.84%) Zend
13 12 (32.43%) User Experience
13 12 (32.43%) OO
14 11 (29.73%) OO PHP
14 11 (29.73%) CakePHP
15 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
15 10 (27.03%) Linux
16 9 (24.32%) Apache
16 9 (24.32%) Dreamweaver
16 9 (24.32%) Moodle
16 9 (24.32%) Laravel
17 8 (21.62%) Degree
18 7 (18.92%) XHTML
19 6 (16.22%) Marketing
19 6 (16.22%) LAMP

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (67.57%) Drupal
2 17 (45.95%) Joomla!
3 14 (37.84%) CMS
4 9 (24.32%) Apache
4 9 (24.32%) Moodle
5 4 (10.81%) Node.js
6 3 (8.11%) SilverStripe
7 1 (2.70%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.70%) InDesign
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 23 (62.16%) Magento
2 1 (2.70%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (81.08%) MySQL
2 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
2 9 (24.32%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (5.41%) Subversion
3 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.70%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.70%) JIRA
4 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 6 (16.22%) Marketing
2 3 (8.11%) Multimedia
2 3 (8.11%) Advertising
3 2 (5.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (89.19%) Developer
2 17 (45.95%) Web Developer
3 15 (40.54%) PHP Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Junior
5 7 (18.92%) Junior Developer
5 7 (18.92%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Web Designer
7 4 (10.81%) Junior Web Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Drupal Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Designer
8 3 (8.11%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Junior PHP Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Magento Developer
9 2 (5.41%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Senior Applications Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Applications Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) HTML
2 34 (91.89%) CSS
3 29 (78.38%) jQuery
4 16 (43.24%) HTML5
5 15 (40.54%) CSS3
6 14 (37.84%) AngularJS
7 11 (29.73%) CakePHP
8 9 (24.32%) Laravel
9 7 (18.92%) XHTML
10 6 (16.22%) LAMP
10 6 (16.22%) Symfony
11 5 (13.51%) .NET
11 5 (13.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
13 2 (5.41%) Ajax
13 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
13 2 (5.41%) LINQ
13 2 (5.41%) Entity Framework
13 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (5.41%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) User Experience
2 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.41%) Photography
3 1 (2.70%) Social Network
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.70%) CentOS
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) MVC
2 14 (37.84%) Web Development
3 12 (32.43%) OO
4 11 (29.73%) OO PHP
5 5 (13.51%) Open Source
5 5 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (13.51%) OOP
6 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.81%) Web Design
7 3 (8.11%) Content Management
7 3 (8.11%) SEO
7 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.11%) Project Management
7 3 (8.11%) Online Marketing
8 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (5.41%) CRM
9 1 (2.70%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (91.89%) JavaScript
2 32 (86.49%) PHP
3 6 (16.22%) PHP5
4 4 (10.81%) SQL
5 3 (8.11%) C#
6 2 (5.41%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) Java
7 1 (2.70%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Plesk
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Zend
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Adobe
4 1 (2.70%) Facebook
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ferndown, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Verwood, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago