The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 160 130 161
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +31
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 21 34 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.56% 1.07% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.17% 5.92% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 10
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -14.66%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -2.40%
Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
662 574 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.66% 18.03% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 527 535 472
Average salary £37,500 £36,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WordPress
England

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 1 August 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 1 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
Leicestershire -2 16 £30,000 -6.25%
Northamptonshire -17 3 £30,000 -1.63% 5
Lincolnshire +10 1 £40,000 +25.00% 2
Derbyshire -17 1 £32,500 -35.00% 1
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 53 (91.38%) HTML
2 52 (89.66%) PHP
3 51 (87.93%) JavaScript
4 48 (82.76%) CSS
5 39 (67.24%) Magento
6 38 (65.52%) MySQL
7 27 (46.55%) Linux
8 25 (43.10%) OO
9 23 (39.66%) Git (software)
10 21 (36.21%) OO PHP
11 20 (34.48%) Marketing
12 18 (31.03%) Siemens
12 18 (31.03%) CMS
12 18 (31.03%) concrete5
13 17 (29.31%) jQuery
14 15 (25.86%) SQL
15 14 (24.14%) HTML5
16 13 (22.41%) Apache
17 11 (18.97%) Web Development
18 10 (17.24%) Flash
18 10 (17.24%) .NET
18 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
18 10 (17.24%) Photoshop
18 10 (17.24%) SEO
19 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET
19 9 (15.52%) ActionScript
19 9 (15.52%) E-Commerce
19 9 (15.52%) OOP
19 9 (15.52%) XML
20 8 (13.79%) Drupal

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 18 (31.03%) CMS
1 18 (31.03%) concrete5
2 13 (22.41%) Apache
3 8 (13.79%) Drupal
4 4 (6.90%) ExpressionEngine
4 4 (6.90%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.72%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.72%) IIS
5 1 (1.72%) DNN
5 1 (1.72%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 39 (67.24%) Magento
2 1 (1.72%) SalesLogix
2 1 (1.72%) Line 500
2 1 (1.72%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Extranet
1 4 (6.90%) Intranet
1 4 (6.90%) HTTP
2 2 (3.45%) SSH
3 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (65.52%) MySQL
2 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.72%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (39.66%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.72%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (34.48%) Marketing
2 6 (10.34%) Multimedia
3 4 (6.90%) Billing
4 2 (3.45%) Games
5 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 54 (93.10%) Developer
2 39 (67.24%) PHP Developer
3 19 (32.76%) Web Developer
4 10 (17.24%) Junior Developer
4 10 (17.24%) Junior
5 9 (15.52%) PHP Web Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Junior PHP Developer
5 9 (15.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Designer
6 5 (8.62%) PHP Zend Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (5.17%) LAMP Developer
8 3 (5.17%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Digital Designer
9 2 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Web Designer
10 1 (1.72%) Lead Developer
10 1 (1.72%) Systems Developer
10 1 (1.72%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (91.38%) HTML
2 48 (82.76%) CSS
3 17 (29.31%) jQuery
4 14 (24.14%) HTML5
5 10 (17.24%) Flash
5 10 (17.24%) .NET
6 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET
6 9 (15.52%) XML
7 7 (12.07%) XSLT
7 7 (12.07%) LAMP
7 7 (12.07%) CSS3
8 6 (10.34%) LINQ to SQL
8 6 (10.34%) LINQ
9 5 (8.62%) Ext JS
9 5 (8.62%) Ajax
10 4 (6.90%) AngularJS
10 4 (6.90%) REST
10 4 (6.90%) SOAP
11 2 (3.45%) XHTML
12 1 (1.72%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.90%) Digital Media
2 4 (6.90%) Social Media
3 2 (3.45%) Open Source
4 1 (1.72%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 27 (46.55%) Linux
2 2 (3.45%) UNIX
2 2 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) OO
2 21 (36.21%) OO PHP
3 11 (18.97%) Web Development
4 10 (17.24%) SEO
5 9 (15.52%) E-Commerce
5 9 (15.52%) OOP
6 5 (8.62%) Change Management
6 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
6 5 (8.62%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.90%) BDD
7 4 (6.90%) TDD
7 4 (6.90%) Content Management
8 3 (5.17%) Web Design
9 2 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.45%) MVC
10 1 (1.72%) CRM
10 1 (1.72%) ERP
10 1 (1.72%) Workflow
10 1 (1.72%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 52 (89.66%) PHP
2 51 (87.93%) JavaScript
3 15 (25.86%) SQL
4 9 (15.52%) ActionScript
5 8 (13.79%) C#
6 4 (6.90%) ActionScript 3.0
6 4 (6.90%) Java
7 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.72%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
7 1 (1.72%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) Siemens
2 6 (10.34%) Zend
3 5 (8.62%) Adobe
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.72%) Lotus
5 1 (1.72%) Sage
5 1 (1.72%) Google
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