The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 158 152 128
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -24
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 20 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.60% 0.80% 0.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.54% 3.09% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 10
Average salary £24,625 £30,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.91% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £38,900 £32,300
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
WordPress
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
788 938 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.52% 25.91% 21.22%
Number of salaries quoted 578 705 422
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

WordPress
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Leeds region.

WordPress Salary Trend in Leeds

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Leeds

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 37 (86.05%) PHP
2 35 (81.40%) HTML
3 34 (79.07%) CSS
4 31 (72.09%) JavaScript
5 24 (55.81%) HTML5
6 22 (51.16%) CSS3
7 15 (34.88%) jQuery
8 14 (32.56%) MySQL
9 11 (25.58%) MVC
9 11 (25.58%) Node.js
10 10 (23.26%) AngularJS
11 9 (20.93%) CMS
12 8 (18.60%) .NET
13 7 (16.28%) Magento
13 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
13 7 (16.28%) Sass
13 7 (16.28%) DNS
14 6 (13.95%) XML
14 6 (13.95%) C#
14 6 (13.95%) JSON
15 5 (11.63%) Zend
15 5 (11.63%) Marketing
15 5 (11.63%) HTTP
15 5 (11.63%) SaaS
15 5 (11.63%) Drupal
15 5 (11.63%) Digital Marketing
15 5 (11.63%) Mobile App
15 5 (11.63%) User Experience
16 4 (9.30%) Symfony
16 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 11 (25.58%) Node.js
2 9 (20.93%) CMS
3 5 (11.63%) Drupal
4 3 (6.98%) IIS
5 2 (4.65%) Umbraco
5 2 (4.65%) concrete5
6 1 (2.33%) Moodle
6 1 (2.33%) Apache
6 1 (2.33%) ColdFusion
6 1 (2.33%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Photoshop
1 2 (4.65%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) SaaS
2 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.33%) PaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Heroku
3 1 (2.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) DNS
2 5 (11.63%) HTTP
3 2 (4.65%) Intranet
4 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.33%) LDAP
4 1 (2.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) MySQL
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) Grunt
2 1 (2.33%) gulp
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.63%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 42 (97.67%) Developer
2 18 (41.86%) Web Developer
2 18 (41.86%) Front-End Developer
3 12 (27.91%) PHP Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Front-End Web Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.98%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (6.98%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (4.65%) PHP Magento Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Magento Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Junior Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Junior
8 1 (2.33%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.33%) Administrator
8 1 (2.33%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Junior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (81.40%) HTML
2 34 (79.07%) CSS
3 24 (55.81%) HTML5
4 22 (51.16%) CSS3
5 15 (34.88%) jQuery
6 10 (23.26%) AngularJS
7 8 (18.60%) .NET
8 7 (16.28%) Sass
9 6 (13.95%) XML
9 6 (13.95%) JSON
10 4 (9.30%) Symfony
11 3 (6.98%) Zend Framework
11 3 (6.98%) LAMP
11 3 (6.98%) Web Services
12 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
12 2 (4.65%) LESS
12 2 (4.65%) PhoneGap
12 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (4.65%) Laravel
13 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Mobile App
1 5 (11.63%) User Experience
2 2 (4.65%) W3C
2 2 (4.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) MVC
2 5 (11.63%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (9.30%) SEO
3 4 (9.30%) OOP
3 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
3 4 (9.30%) Web Development
4 3 (6.98%) OO
4 3 (6.98%) CRM
5 2 (4.65%) Web Design
5 2 (4.65%) TDD
5 2 (4.65%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (4.65%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (4.65%) Mobile Development
6 1 (2.33%) Server Building
6 1 (2.33%) API Design
6 1 (2.33%) XML Parsing
6 1 (2.33%) Content Management
6 1 (2.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.33%) Open Source
6 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (86.05%) PHP
2 31 (72.09%) JavaScript
3 6 (13.95%) C#
4 2 (4.65%) Ruby
5 1 (2.33%) PHP5
5 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.33%) Perl
5 1 (2.33%) SQL
5 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) WCAG
1 2 (4.65%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Xen
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Zend
2 3 (6.98%) Adobe
3 2 (4.65%) OpenText
3 2 (4.65%) RedDot
3 2 (4.65%) EPiServer
3 2 (4.65%) Facebook
4 1 (2.33%) Twitter
4 1 (2.33%) Sage
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
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