The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 122 136 131
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 12 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.59% 0.39% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.94% 2.09% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 11
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
408 383 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.20% 18.49% 26.81%
Number of salaries quoted 316 314 413
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

WordPress
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Hertfordshire region.

WordPress Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

WordPress
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £32,500 -
Watford 0 3 £43,000 +56.36%
Royston - 3 £32,500 -
St Albans -4 1 £28,500 +3.63%
Rickmansworth - 1 £28,500 -
WordPress
East of England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 14 (87.50%) CSS
2 13 (81.25%) HTML
3 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (62.50%) jQuery
5 7 (43.75%) Adobe
5 7 (43.75%) Front End Development
6 6 (37.50%) HTML5
7 5 (31.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (31.25%) SEO
7 5 (31.25%) PHP
8 4 (25.00%) Google
8 4 (25.00%) Web Development
8 4 (25.00%) Google Analytics
8 4 (25.00%) Workflow
8 4 (25.00%) Analytics
9 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
9 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (12.50%) OO PHP
9 2 (12.50%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 2 (12.50%) Haml
9 2 (12.50%) Capistrano
9 2 (12.50%) BDD
9 2 (12.50%) Time Management
9 2 (12.50%) Sass
9 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
9 2 (12.50%) Mac OS X
9 2 (12.50%) CMS
9 2 (12.50%) Web Services
9 2 (12.50%) Linux

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) RSpec
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) WordPress Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (25.00%) Google Analytics Specialist
4 4 (25.00%) SEO Specialist
4 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Angular Developer
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) CSS
2 13 (81.25%) HTML
3 10 (62.50%) jQuery
4 6 (37.50%) HTML5
5 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 2 (12.50%) Haml
5 2 (12.50%) RESTful
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (12.50%) Sass
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (6.25%) CSS3
6 1 (6.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Mac OS X
2 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Front End Development
2 5 (31.25%) SEO
3 4 (25.00%) Analytics
3 4 (25.00%) Web Development
3 4 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) BDD
4 2 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) OO PHP
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Time Management
4 2 (12.50%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Capistrano
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Adobe
2 4 (25.00%) Google
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