The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 140 138 161
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +23
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 39 38 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.08% 1.12% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.66% 5.61% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 38 35 12
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
WordPress
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
689 677 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 19.02% 19.87% 21.33%
Number of salaries quoted 555 613 571
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

WordPress
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the East Midlands region.

WordPress Salary Trend in the East Midlands

WordPress
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

WordPress Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

WordPress
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
Northamptonshire -7 20 £32,500 +34.02% 3
Nottinghamshire +12 13 £37,500 +44.23% 6
Leicestershire -3 11 £30,000 -4.76% 1
Derbyshire -2 2 £29,250 -7.87%
Lincolnshire +10 1 £32,500 +8.33%
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 50 (84.75%) HTML
2 49 (83.05%) CSS
3 45 (76.27%) JavaScript
4 43 (72.88%) PHP
5 31 (52.54%) jQuery
6 27 (45.76%) HTML5
7 26 (44.07%) MySQL
8 25 (42.37%) CMS
9 23 (38.98%) Magento
10 21 (35.59%) LAMP
11 19 (32.20%) CSS3
12 18 (30.51%) Web Development
12 18 (30.51%) Linux
13 16 (27.12%) .NET
14 14 (23.73%) SQL
14 14 (23.73%) Apache
14 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET
14 14 (23.73%) Drupal
15 13 (22.03%) Git (software)
15 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (22.03%) C#
16 12 (20.34%) Joomla!
17 11 (18.64%) XML
17 11 (18.64%) Adobe
18 10 (16.95%) SEO
18 10 (16.95%) XSLT
18 10 (16.95%) OO
18 10 (16.95%) Photoshop
19 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
19 9 (15.25%) Marketing

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (42.37%) CMS
2 14 (23.73%) Apache
2 14 (23.73%) Drupal
3 12 (20.34%) Joomla!
4 6 (10.17%) concrete5
5 3 (5.08%) Node.js
6 1 (1.69%) PrestaShop
6 1 (1.69%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Photoshop
2 6 (10.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (5.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.69%) GIMP
4 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (38.98%) Magento
2 1 (1.69%) SalesLogix
2 1 (1.69%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) GitHub
2 3 (5.08%) Trello
2 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) HTTP
2 2 (3.39%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (44.07%) MySQL
2 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.69%) QlikView
5 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.17%) Subversion
3 5 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.47%) Mercurial
4 4 (6.78%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (5.08%) JIRA
5 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.69%) Xdebug
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.69%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (15.25%) Marketing
2 5 (8.47%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Publishing
3 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (89.83%) Developer
2 34 (57.63%) Web Developer
3 24 (40.68%) PHP Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Senior Developer
4 9 (15.25%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Senior Web Developer
5 6 (10.17%) LAMP Developer
5 6 (10.17%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 5 (8.47%) WordPress Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Web Programmer
6 5 (8.47%) Programmer
7 4 (6.78%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.78%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Designer
7 4 (6.78%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (5.08%) PPC Specialist
8 3 (5.08%) Marketing Executive
8 3 (5.08%) PHP Programmer
8 3 (5.08%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (84.75%) HTML
2 49 (83.05%) CSS
3 31 (52.54%) jQuery
4 27 (45.76%) HTML5
5 21 (35.59%) LAMP
6 19 (32.20%) CSS3
7 16 (27.12%) .NET
8 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET
9 11 (18.64%) XML
10 10 (16.95%) XSLT
11 9 (15.25%) Ajax
12 8 (13.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (8.47%) LINQ
13 5 (8.47%) LINQ to SQL
14 3 (5.08%) AngularJS
14 3 (5.08%) ExpressJS
15 2 (3.39%) Sass
16 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 1 (1.69%) LESS
16 1 (1.69%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) User Experience
2 4 (6.78%) Social Media
2 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.69%) New Media
4 1 (1.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.51%) Linux
2 6 (10.17%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.39%) UNIX
3 2 (3.39%) Windows
3 2 (3.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) Web Development
2 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.95%) SEO
3 10 (16.95%) OO
4 9 (15.25%) OO PHP
5 8 (13.56%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (11.86%) MVC
7 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.78%) Content Management
7 4 (6.78%) TDD
7 4 (6.78%) Web Design
7 4 (6.78%) BDD
7 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.78%) Project Planning
7 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.08%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (5.08%) Pay per click
8 3 (5.08%) B2B
9 2 (3.39%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 45 (76.27%) JavaScript
2 43 (72.88%) PHP
3 14 (23.73%) SQL
4 13 (22.03%) C#
5 4 (6.78%) Java
6 1 (1.69%) PHP5
6 1 (1.69%) Groovy
6 1 (1.69%) C
6 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Adobe
2 6 (10.17%) Siemens
2 6 (10.17%) Twitter
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.08%) Zend
4 3 (5.08%) Google
5 1 (1.69%) Lotus
5 1 (1.69%) Apple
5 1 (1.69%) Sage
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