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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 159 160 140
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 21 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.61% 0.43% 0.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.88% 1.84% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 21
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £20,550 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
729 759 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 21.32% 23.48% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 552 600 523
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 19 December 2014.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Leeds

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 31 (68.89%) HTML
1 31 (68.89%) CSS
2 30 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 26 (57.78%) PHP
4 24 (53.33%) Photoshop
4 24 (53.33%) jQuery
5 19 (42.22%) HTML5
5 19 (42.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 19 (42.22%) Adobe
6 17 (37.78%) CMS
7 15 (33.33%) CSS3
7 15 (33.33%) ActionScript
8 14 (31.11%) E-Commerce
9 12 (26.67%) Linux
9 12 (26.67%) Flash
9 12 (26.67%) XHTML
10 11 (24.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 10 (22.22%) MySQL
11 10 (22.22%) Animation
12 9 (20.00%) User Experience
12 9 (20.00%) Magento
12 9 (20.00%) Sass
12 9 (20.00%) Windows
13 8 (17.78%) Responsive Web Design
13 8 (17.78%) LESS
13 8 (17.78%) Subversion
14 7 (15.56%) MailChimp
14 7 (15.56%) ActionScript 3.0
14 7 (15.56%) ActionScript 2.0
14 7 (15.56%) Project Management

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 17 (37.78%) CMS
2 4 (8.89%) Drupal
3 3 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (6.67%) Node.js
4 2 (4.44%) IIS
4 2 (4.44%) Apache
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.22%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 24 (53.33%) Photoshop
2 19 (42.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (24.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (11.11%) Fireworks
5 3 (6.67%) 3ds Max
5 3 (6.67%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) MailChimp
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) MySQL
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.22%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Subversion
2 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.22%) Grunt
General
1 3 (6.67%) Games
1 3 (6.67%) Multimedia
1 3 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Developer
2 14 (31.11%) Front-End Developer
3 13 (28.89%) Web Developer
4 11 (24.44%) Designer
5 10 (22.22%) Junior
5 10 (22.22%) Junior Developer
5 10 (22.22%) PHP Developer
6 8 (17.78%) Junior Web Developer
6 8 (17.78%) Junior Front-End Developer
6 8 (17.78%) Front-End Web Developer
7 7 (15.56%) IT Manager
7 7 (15.56%) Systems Manager
8 5 (11.11%) Web Designer
9 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Visual Designer
10 3 (6.67%) Multimedia Designer
10 3 (6.67%) UI Designer
11 2 (4.44%) Senior Web Developer
12 1 (2.22%) Senior Consultant
12 1 (2.22%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (68.89%) HTML
1 31 (68.89%) CSS
2 24 (53.33%) jQuery
3 19 (42.22%) HTML5
4 15 (33.33%) CSS3
5 12 (26.67%) Flash
5 12 (26.67%) XHTML
6 9 (20.00%) Sass
7 8 (17.78%) LESS
8 5 (11.11%) MooTools
8 5 (11.11%) Symfony
9 4 (8.89%) .NET
10 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
10 3 (6.67%) XML
10 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
10 3 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (4.44%) Laravel
11 2 (4.44%) Web Services
11 2 (4.44%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (4.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Animation
2 9 (20.00%) User Experience
3 6 (13.33%) Graphic Design
4 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.67%) Photography
4 3 (6.67%) Video Editing
4 3 (6.67%) FMCG
5 2 (4.44%) New Media
5 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Linux
2 9 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) Solaris
4 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) E-Commerce
2 8 (17.78%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (15.56%) Project Management
3 7 (15.56%) SEO
4 6 (13.33%) MVC
5 5 (11.11%) Web Development
6 4 (8.89%) Web Design
6 4 (8.89%) Content Management
7 3 (6.67%) Usability Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (6.67%) Information Architecture
8 2 (4.44%) OO PHP
8 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.44%) OO
9 1 (2.22%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.22%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (2.22%) Pay per click
9 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.22%) Time Management
9 1 (2.22%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 30 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 26 (57.78%) PHP
3 15 (33.33%) ActionScript
4 7 (15.56%) ActionScript 3.0
4 7 (15.56%) ActionScript 2.0
5 3 (6.67%) SQL
6 2 (4.44%) C#
6 2 (4.44%) PHP5
7 1 (2.22%) Perl
7 1 (2.22%) Python
7 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Nagios
1 1 (2.22%) Plesk
1 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Adobe
2 4 (8.89%) Zend
3 3 (6.67%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.22%) Facebook
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.22%) Open Text
4 1 (2.22%) RedDot
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago