The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 139 114 144
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +30
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 9 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.36% 0.84% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.32% 3.51% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 9
Average salary £22,000 £28,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
680 513 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 27.35% 24.02% 23.28%
Number of salaries quoted 563 394 462
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £62,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WordPress
East of England

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
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 22 July 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 - 5 £21,500 -
Letchworth - 2 £29,750 -
St Albans - 2 £22,000 -
WordPress
East of England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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%) HTML
1 18 (90.00%) PHP
1 18 (90.00%) CSS
2 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (65.00%) MySQL
4 11 (55.00%) jQuery
5 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 10 (50.00%) Symfony
6 9 (45.00%) Subversion
6 9 (45.00%) E-Commerce
7 7 (35.00%) HTML5
7 7 (35.00%) CSS3
8 6 (30.00%) Laravel
8 6 (30.00%) OOP
8 6 (30.00%) Photoshop
8 6 (30.00%) XHTML
8 6 (30.00%) SEO
8 6 (30.00%) LAMP
8 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (30.00%) Web Development
8 6 (30.00%) Ajax
9 5 (25.00%) CakePHP
9 5 (25.00%) Zend
9 5 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (25.00%) Retail
9 5 (25.00%) MVC
9 5 (25.00%) Linux
9 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
10 4 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (20.00%) Magento

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 3 (15.00%) CMS
2 2 (10.00%) Drupal
3 1 (5.00%) SAS
3 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (45.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
2 4 (20.00%) Advertising
2 4 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Publishing
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Finance
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 15 (75.00%) Web Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Web Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) PHP Programmer
4 5 (25.00%) Web Programmer
4 5 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Programmer
5 4 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (15.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Senior Web Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Flash Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Web Designer
8 1 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
8 1 (5.00%) ActionScript Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) HTML
1 18 (90.00%) CSS
2 11 (55.00%) jQuery
3 10 (50.00%) Symfony
4 7 (35.00%) HTML5
4 7 (35.00%) CSS3
5 6 (30.00%) Laravel
5 6 (30.00%) XHTML
5 6 (30.00%) LAMP
5 6 (30.00%) Ajax
6 5 (25.00%) CakePHP
7 4 (20.00%) SOAP
7 4 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (15.00%) Flash
9 1 (5.00%) script.aculo.us
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Social Media
2 1 (5.00%) Copywriting
2 1 (5.00%) BBC
2 1 (5.00%) E-Learning
2 1 (5.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (30.00%) OOP
2 6 (30.00%) SEO
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (30.00%) Web Development
3 5 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (20.00%) Web Design
5 3 (15.00%) Content Management
5 3 (15.00%) Social Media Marketing
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.00%) OO
7 1 (5.00%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) PHP
2 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 4 (20.00%) PHP5
4 1 (5.00%) ActionScript
4 1 (5.00%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Zend
2 1 (5.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) Facebook
2 1 (5.00%) Twitter
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