The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 136 102 159
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +57
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 9 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.38% 1.32% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.59% 5.46% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 10
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,600 £22,700 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £45,000
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 Hertfordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
565 476 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.04% 24.08% 22.11%
Number of salaries quoted 457 392 543
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £64,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 October 2014.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

WordPress
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
(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
Watford -11 1 £17,000 -27.65% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £40,000 -
Letchworth - 1 £35,000 -
Royston - 1 £32,500 -
WordPress
East of England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 17 (89.47%) PHP
2 15 (78.95%) HTML
2 15 (78.95%) CSS
3 14 (73.68%) MySQL
4 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
5 10 (52.63%) Photoshop
6 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
6 9 (47.37%) SEO
6 9 (47.37%) Magento
7 8 (42.11%) HTML5
7 8 (42.11%) CSS3
8 7 (36.84%) Web Design
9 6 (31.58%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (31.58%) CMS
10 5 (26.32%) XHTML
10 5 (26.32%) Ajax
10 5 (26.32%) jQuery
11 4 (21.05%) Joomla!
11 4 (21.05%) Zend
11 4 (21.05%) Social Media
11 4 (21.05%) PHP5
11 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
11 4 (21.05%) Social Media Marketing
11 4 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (21.05%) Marketing
11 4 (21.05%) Subversion
11 4 (21.05%) LAMP
11 4 (21.05%) Advertising
11 4 (21.05%) Linux
12 3 (15.79%) OOP

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (31.58%) CMS
2 4 (21.05%) Joomla!
3 2 (10.53%) Drupal
3 2 (10.53%) Moodle
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Photoshop
2 6 (31.58%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (10.53%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) POP3
1 2 (10.53%) SMTP
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) SSL
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Subversion
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (21.05%) Advertising
1 4 (21.05%) Marketing
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Publishing
4 1 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) Web Developer
3 4 (21.05%) PHP Developer
4 3 (15.79%) PHP Programmer
4 3 (15.79%) Web Programmer
4 3 (15.79%) Programmer
5 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Support
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (10.53%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) HTML
1 15 (78.95%) CSS
2 8 (42.11%) HTML5
2 8 (42.11%) CSS3
3 5 (26.32%) jQuery
3 5 (26.32%) XHTML
3 5 (26.32%) Ajax
4 4 (21.05%) LAMP
5 3 (15.79%) Symfony
5 3 (15.79%) CakePHP
5 3 (15.79%) Laravel
6 2 (10.53%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (10.53%) XML
6 2 (10.53%) XSLT
6 2 (10.53%) Flash
7 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Social Media
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) W3C
2 1 (5.26%) Streaming Video
2 1 (5.26%) CCTV
2 1 (5.26%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) CentOS
3 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) SEO
1 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
2 7 (36.84%) Web Design
3 4 (21.05%) Social Media Marketing
3 4 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (15.79%) OOP
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Content Management
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) Video Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) PHP
2 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) PHP5
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Nagios
1 1 (5.26%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Zend
2 2 (10.53%) Adobe
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
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