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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 96 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 13 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.92% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.80% - -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Application Platforms Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
271 146 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.17% 15.01% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 203 137 262
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southend-on-Sea - 6 £27,500 -
Canvey Island - 1 £22,500 -
WordPress
East of England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 38 (100.00%) HTML
2 37 (97.37%) CSS
3 22 (57.89%) PHP
4 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
5 15 (39.47%) MySQL
5 15 (39.47%) Flash
6 14 (36.84%) B2B
6 14 (36.84%) Adobe
7 12 (31.58%) Ruby
8 10 (26.32%) HTML5
8 10 (26.32%) CSS3
9 9 (23.68%) Magento
10 7 (18.42%) jQuery
10 7 (18.42%) Shopify
10 7 (18.42%) Google
10 7 (18.42%) Content Management
10 7 (18.42%) UNIX
11 6 (15.79%) Photoshop
12 5 (13.16%) CMS
12 5 (13.16%) Web Design
12 5 (13.16%) OO
12 5 (13.16%) Ruby on Rails
12 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
13 4 (10.53%) Web Development
14 3 (7.89%) Statistics
14 3 (7.89%) PHP5
14 3 (7.89%) PHP4
14 3 (7.89%) BDD
14 3 (7.89%) OO PHP
14 3 (7.89%) XML

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (13.16%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.63%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Magento
2 7 (18.42%) Shopify
3 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) Graphic Designer
2 14 (36.84%) Designer
3 13 (34.21%) Web Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (15.79%) PHP Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Junior Web Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Junior
6 5 (13.16%) Junior Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Junior PHP Web Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Junior PHP Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (7.89%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Project Coordinator
8 1 (2.63%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) HTML
2 37 (97.37%) CSS
3 15 (39.47%) Flash
4 10 (26.32%) HTML5
4 10 (26.32%) CSS3
5 7 (18.42%) jQuery
6 5 (13.16%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (7.89%) XML
8 1 (2.63%) Ajax
8 1 (2.63%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Statistics
2 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) B2B
2 7 (18.42%) Content Management
3 5 (13.16%) Web Design
3 5 (13.16%) OO
4 4 (10.53%) Web Development
5 3 (7.89%) BDD
5 3 (7.89%) OO PHP
5 3 (7.89%) TDD
6 2 (5.26%) SEO
6 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.63%) Email Marketing
7 1 (2.63%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.63%) Analytics
7 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.63%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) PHP
2 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
3 12 (31.58%) Ruby
4 3 (7.89%) PHP5
4 3 (7.89%) PHP4
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Adobe
2 7 (18.42%) Google
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft