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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 90 95 106
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 1 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.10% 0.71% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.45% 4.35% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 5
Median salary £26,000 £26,250 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +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
221 207 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 22.97% 16.42% 18.67%
Number of salaries quoted 188 137 214
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 May 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
Chelmsford - 1 £26,000 -
WordPress
East of England

WordPress
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Facebook
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) Grunt
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) gulp
3 1 (25.00%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) EPoS
3 1 (25.00%) Fireworks

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 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (25.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Grunt
1 1 (25.00%) gulp
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Webmaster
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Facebook
1 1 (25.00%) Google
Colchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago