The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 83 102 109
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +7
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 13 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.23% 0.57% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.81% 2.78% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 2
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -17.29%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
191 288 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 18.12% 20.66% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 138 233 171
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £22,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +14 2 £35,000 +105.88%
Brentwood - 2 £35,000 -
Chelmsford - 2 £31,750 -
WordPress
East of England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 14 (87.50%) PHP
1 14 (87.50%) Web Development
2 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 13 (81.25%) CSS
3 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (56.25%) MySQL
4 9 (56.25%) jQuery
5 8 (50.00%) Marketing
6 7 (43.75%) HTML5
6 7 (43.75%) CSS3
6 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
6 7 (43.75%) SEO
6 7 (43.75%) CMS
6 7 (43.75%) Front End Development
7 5 (31.25%) React
7 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
7 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (31.25%) Adobe
7 5 (31.25%) DNS
7 5 (31.25%) Linux
7 5 (31.25%) Python
7 5 (31.25%) Brand Management
8 4 (25.00%) Google Analytics
8 4 (25.00%) Open Source
8 4 (25.00%) Symfony
8 4 (25.00%) Zend
8 4 (25.00%) Google
8 4 (25.00%) Analytics
8 4 (25.00%) Laravel
9 3 (18.75%) Change Control

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) CMS
2 3 (18.75%) Drupal
3 2 (12.50%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) InDesign
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (12.50%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Legal
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
1 14 (87.50%) Web Developer
2 4 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 4 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Analytics Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Google Analytics Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing Officer
4 1 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) CSS
1 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 9 (56.25%) jQuery
3 7 (43.75%) CSS3
3 7 (43.75%) HTML5
4 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
4 5 (31.25%) React
4 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (25.00%) Laravel
5 4 (25.00%) Symfony
6 3 (18.75%) CodeIgniter
6 3 (18.75%) JSON
6 3 (18.75%) RESTful
6 3 (18.75%) XML
6 3 (18.75%) Yii
7 2 (12.50%) Flash
7 2 (12.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (18.75%) Blog
2 2 (12.50%) Social Media
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Web Development
2 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
2 7 (43.75%) Front End Development
2 7 (43.75%) SEO
3 5 (31.25%) Brand Management
4 4 (25.00%) Analytics
4 4 (25.00%) Open Source
5 3 (18.75%) Change Control
5 3 (18.75%) CRM
5 3 (18.75%) Project Planning
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) Time Management
5 3 (18.75%) Web Design
5 3 (18.75%) Wireframes
6 2 (12.50%) B2B
6 2 (12.50%) Contingency Planning
6 2 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (6.25%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) PHP
2 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Adobe
2 4 (25.00%) Google
2 4 (25.00%) Zend
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft