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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 135 105 163
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +58
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 8 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.34% 1.10% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.38% 4.63% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 8
Average salary £21,500 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.33% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £22,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £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
579 475 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.95% 23.79% 23.37%
Number of salaries quoted 476 391 525
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -7 5 £21,500 -8.51%
Letchworth - 1 £35,000 -
WordPress
East of England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 18 (90.00%) PHP
2 16 (80.00%) HTML
2 16 (80.00%) CSS
3 15 (75.00%) MySQL
4 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (45.00%) Subversion
5 9 (45.00%) Symfony
5 9 (45.00%) jQuery
5 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
6 8 (40.00%) LAMP
6 8 (40.00%) Linux
6 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
7 7 (35.00%) Photoshop
7 7 (35.00%) SEO
7 7 (35.00%) HTML5
7 7 (35.00%) CSS3
8 6 (30.00%) Magento
8 6 (30.00%) XHTML
8 6 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (30.00%) Web Development
8 6 (30.00%) Ajax
9 5 (25.00%) Marketing
9 5 (25.00%) Zend
9 5 (25.00%) CakePHP
9 5 (25.00%) Retail
9 5 (25.00%) Web Design
9 5 (25.00%) CMS
9 5 (25.00%) OOP
9 5 (25.00%) Advertising

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 5 (25.00%) CMS
2 2 (10.00%) Joomla!
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Photoshop
2 6 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) POP3
1 2 (10.00%) SMTP
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
1 2 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Subversion
1 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (25.00%) Advertising
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
1 5 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Publishing
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
1 15 (75.00%) Web Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Web Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) PHP Programmer
3 5 (25.00%) Web Programmer
3 5 (25.00%) Programmer
4 4 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 4 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (15.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Web Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Linux Support
6 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
7 1 (5.00%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) HTML
1 16 (80.00%) CSS
2 9 (45.00%) Symfony
2 9 (45.00%) jQuery
3 8 (40.00%) LAMP
4 7 (35.00%) HTML5
4 7 (35.00%) CSS3
5 6 (30.00%) XHTML
5 6 (30.00%) Ajax
6 5 (25.00%) CakePHP
6 5 (25.00%) Laravel
7 4 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (15.00%) SOAP
9 1 (5.00%) Flash
9 1 (5.00%) script.aculo.us
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Social Media
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (10.00%) CentOS
4 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (35.00%) SEO
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (30.00%) Web Development
4 5 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (25.00%) Web Design
4 5 (25.00%) OOP
5 4 (20.00%) MVC
5 4 (20.00%) Social Media Marketing
6 3 (15.00%) Content Management
7 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
8 1 (5.00%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) PHP
2 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 4 (20.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Nagios
1 1 (5.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Zend
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £32000 to £38000 per annum - Easily commutable from Kings Cross St
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