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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 139 135 123
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 7 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.32% 0.44% 0.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.69% 1.50% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 11
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £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
413 599 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.09% 29.48% 22.34%
Number of salaries quoted 345 448 353
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 8 February 2016.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 18 (81.82%) HTML
2 15 (68.18%) PHP
2 15 (68.18%) CSS
3 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 10 (45.45%) CMS
5 9 (40.91%) Magento
5 9 (40.91%) jQuery
6 8 (36.36%) MySQL
6 8 (36.36%) Photoshop
6 8 (36.36%) XHTML
7 6 (27.27%) LAMP
7 6 (27.27%) Drupal
7 6 (27.27%) Marketing
8 5 (22.73%) Web Development
8 5 (22.73%) Ajax
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
8 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
8 5 (22.73%) Adobe
9 4 (18.18%) SAN
9 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
9 4 (18.18%) POP3
9 4 (18.18%) SMTP
9 4 (18.18%) FTP
9 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
9 4 (18.18%) DNS
9 4 (18.18%) SSL
9 4 (18.18%) SLA
9 4 (18.18%) Nagios
9 4 (18.18%) Perl
9 4 (18.18%) Linux

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 10 (45.45%) CMS
2 6 (27.27%) Drupal
3 4 (18.18%) Apache
3 4 (18.18%) Joomla!
3 4 (18.18%) Moodle
3 4 (18.18%) nginx
4 3 (13.64%) Node.js
5 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.55%) Acrobat
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (4.55%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.55%) eCircle
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) DNS
1 4 (18.18%) Firewall
1 4 (18.18%) FTP
1 4 (18.18%) IMAP
1 4 (18.18%) POP3
1 4 (18.18%) SAN
1 4 (18.18%) SMTP
1 4 (18.18%) SSH
1 4 (18.18%) SSL
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) SMS
2 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Grunt
General
1 6 (27.27%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Games
3 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Web Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) HTML Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Web Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Web Hosting Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) WordPress Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Content Manager
4 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (13.64%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (13.64%) Web Content Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Web Manager
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) HTML
2 15 (68.18%) CSS
3 9 (40.91%) jQuery
4 8 (36.36%) XHTML
5 6 (27.27%) LAMP
6 5 (22.73%) Ajax
7 4 (18.18%) Alternative PHP Cache
7 4 (18.18%) HTML5
7 4 (18.18%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (13.64%) .NET
8 3 (13.64%) JSON
8 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
9 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
9 2 (9.09%) CakePHP
9 2 (9.09%) LESS
9 2 (9.09%) REST
9 2 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (9.09%) Sass
9 2 (9.09%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Clustering
1 4 (18.18%) Replication
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) CentOS
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
1 5 (22.73%) Web Development
2 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (18.18%) Time Management
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Analytics
3 3 (13.64%) Content Management
3 3 (13.64%) Front End Development
3 3 (13.64%) MVC
3 3 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (13.64%) SEO
4 2 (9.09%) CRM
4 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) TDD
4 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) PHP
2 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 4 (18.18%) Perl
5 3 (13.64%) C#
6 2 (9.09%) Ruby
6 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) iptables
1 4 (18.18%) Sendmail
1 4 (18.18%) Varnish
1 4 (18.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Cacti
1 4 (18.18%) cPanel
1 4 (18.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Adobe
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.64%) Google
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