The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 91 88 79
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 8 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.64% 0.51% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.25% 2.53% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 3
Average salary £22,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
WordPress
East of 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 Essex region.

Application Platforms Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
246 237 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.55% 20.31% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 176 207 160
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%

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 20 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
Epping - 3 £22,500 -
WordPress
East of England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 11 (100.00%) Adobe
1 11 (100.00%) Marketing
2 6 (54.55%) Intranet
2 6 (54.55%) Advertising
2 6 (54.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (54.55%) InDesign
2 6 (54.55%) Photoshop
2 6 (54.55%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
3 5 (45.45%) FTP
3 5 (45.45%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) PHP
3 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 5 (45.45%) Content Management
3 5 (45.45%) Google
3 5 (45.45%) CMS
3 5 (45.45%) SEO
3 5 (45.45%) Social Media
3 5 (45.45%) Digital Media
3 5 (45.45%) Facebook
3 5 (45.45%) Twitter
3 5 (45.45%) Analytics
3 5 (45.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (45.45%) Blog
3 5 (45.45%) Google Analytics
3 5 (45.45%) Email Marketing
3 5 (45.45%) Digital Marketing

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 5 (45.45%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Photoshop
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
1 6 (54.55%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (54.55%) InDesign
2 5 (45.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Google Analytics
1 5 (45.45%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Intranet
2 5 (45.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (100.00%) Marketing
2 6 (54.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Graphic Designer
1 6 (54.55%) Designer
2 5 (45.45%) Content Manager
2 5 (45.45%) Marketing Manager
2 5 (45.45%) Digital Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Blog
1 5 (45.45%) Social Media
1 5 (45.45%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
1 5 (45.45%) SEO
1 5 (45.45%) Content Management
1 5 (45.45%) Email Marketing
1 5 (45.45%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (45.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
1 5 (45.45%) PHP
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Adobe
2 5 (45.45%) Google
2 5 (45.45%) Facebook
2 5 (45.45%) Twitter