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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 147 138 143
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 6 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.26% 0.40% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.85% 1.75% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 9
Average salary £37,750 £32,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.05% -19.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
705 571 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.43% 22.78% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 563 486 458
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,000
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 1 May 2015.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 13 (81.25%) PHP
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
3 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
4 9 (56.25%) jQuery
4 9 (56.25%) HTML5
4 9 (56.25%) CSS3
5 8 (50.00%) CMS
6 7 (43.75%) Drupal
7 6 (37.50%) Ajax
8 5 (31.25%) MySQL
9 4 (25.00%) Photoshop
9 4 (25.00%) FTP
9 4 (25.00%) Marketing
9 4 (25.00%) Time Management
10 3 (18.75%) CentOS
10 3 (18.75%) Magento
10 3 (18.75%) IMAP
10 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
10 3 (18.75%) Joomla!
10 3 (18.75%) Xen
10 3 (18.75%) SSH
10 3 (18.75%) LAMP
10 3 (18.75%) Replication
10 3 (18.75%) Clustering
10 3 (18.75%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
10 3 (18.75%) Nagios
10 3 (18.75%) DNS
10 3 (18.75%) SSL

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 8 (50.00%) CMS
2 7 (43.75%) Drupal
3 3 (18.75%) Joomla!
3 3 (18.75%) Apache
3 3 (18.75%) nginx
3 3 (18.75%) Moodle
4 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (18.75%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) FTP
2 3 (18.75%) IMAP
2 3 (18.75%) SSH
2 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) SSL
2 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) POP3
2 3 (18.75%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Junior
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) WordPress Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Front-End Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Web Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
1 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 9 (56.25%) jQuery
2 9 (56.25%) HTML5
2 9 (56.25%) CSS3
3 6 (37.50%) Ajax
4 3 (18.75%) LAMP
4 3 (18.75%) Alternative PHP Cache
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (6.25%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.25%) Flash
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Replication
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) CentOS
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Time Management
2 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Web Design
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Email Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Content Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) PHP
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) Perl
3 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Xen
1 3 (18.75%) Varnish
1 3 (18.75%) Sendmail
1 3 (18.75%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Nagios
1 3 (18.75%) Cacti
1 3 (18.75%) cPanel
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Adobe
1 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.25%) ExactTarget
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