The first table below looks at the demand for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 85 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 5 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.42% - 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.45% - 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 6
Average salary £22,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -1.61%
Application Platforms Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
204 167 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 17.04% 15.02% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 183 154 210
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WordPress
East of England

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

WordPress
Salary Trend in Essex

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Essex

WordPress
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Epping - 3 £22,500 -
WordPress
East of England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 12 (80.00%) CSS
1 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 11 (73.33%) PHP
3 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (53.33%) Content Management
4 8 (53.33%) Ruby
5 6 (40.00%) Adobe
5 6 (40.00%) UNIX
5 6 (40.00%) HTML5
5 6 (40.00%) CSS3
5 6 (40.00%) Shopify
6 5 (33.33%) Magento
6 5 (33.33%) MySQL
6 5 (33.33%) Google
6 5 (33.33%) Marketing
7 4 (26.67%) Photoshop
8 3 (20.00%) Google Analytics
8 3 (20.00%) Analytics
8 3 (20.00%) MS Office
8 3 (20.00%) Intranet
8 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (20.00%) SEO
8 3 (20.00%) Advertising
8 3 (20.00%) CMS
8 3 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (20.00%) InDesign
9 2 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (13.33%) FTP
9 2 (13.33%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (13.33%) OO

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 3 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Drupal
2 1 (6.67%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Photoshop
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (20.00%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Shopify
2 5 (33.33%) Magento
3 3 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Intranet
2 2 (13.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Graphic Designer
3 4 (26.67%) Designer
4 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Junior Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Junior Web Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Marketing Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Junior
5 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) CSS
1 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) HTML5
2 6 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) Flash
4 1 (6.67%) XHTML
4 1 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (13.33%) Blog
1 2 (13.33%) Social Media
1 2 (13.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Content Management
2 3 (20.00%) Analytics
2 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (20.00%) SEO
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) Email Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) B2B
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) PHP
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) Ruby
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Adobe
2 5 (33.33%) Google
3 2 (13.33%) Facebook
3 2 (13.33%) Twitter