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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 87 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 9 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.72% 2.19% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.33% 10.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 0
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -
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
208 228 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 16.56% 21.73% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 149 179 129
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,550 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Essex region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

WordPress Salary Histogram 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 4 March 2015. 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
Colchester -3 4 £45,000 +80.00%
Chelmsford -5 1 - -
Braintree - 1 £42,500 - 1
WordPress
East of England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) Photoshop
3 7 (63.64%) jQuery
4 6 (54.55%) Web Development
5 5 (45.45%) CSS
6 4 (36.36%) InDesign
6 4 (36.36%) Adobe
6 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
6 4 (36.36%) MySQL
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) Marketing
7 3 (27.27%) CMS
7 3 (27.27%) Sass
7 3 (27.27%) LESS
7 3 (27.27%) XML
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) MVC
8 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (18.18%) JSON
8 2 (18.18%) Blog
8 2 (18.18%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (9.09%) XPath
9 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
9 1 (9.09%) Android
9 1 (9.09%) OAuth
9 1 (9.09%) VCP4
9 1 (9.09%) HTML5
9 1 (9.09%) Social Media

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 (27.27%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Photoshop
2 4 (36.36%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
General
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Lead Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior VB.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) Sass
4 3 (27.27%) LESS
4 3 (27.27%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (18.18%) JSON
5 2 (18.18%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (9.09%) OAuth
6 1 (9.09%) HTML5
6 1 (9.09%) iOS SDK
6 1 (9.09%) REST
6 1 (9.09%) CSS3
6 1 (9.09%) Android SDK
6 1 (9.09%) SOAP
6 1 (9.09%) .NET
6 1 (9.09%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blog
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Web Development
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Android Development
3 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
3 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) XPath
3 1 (9.09%) XAML
3 1 (9.09%) XQuery
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VBScript
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) VCP4
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter
Essex
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £26000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Braintree
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago