The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 146 137 140
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 35 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.92% 0.75% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.17% 3.57% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 3
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
840 589 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.14% 21.16% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 657 477 435
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
WordPress
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Leeds

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 44 (77.19%) HTML
1 44 (77.19%) PHP
2 42 (73.68%) CSS
3 39 (68.42%) MySQL
4 30 (52.63%) jQuery
5 28 (49.12%) JavaScript
6 25 (43.86%) Magento
7 24 (42.11%) Zend
8 18 (31.58%) XML
8 18 (31.58%) E-Commerce
9 17 (29.82%) Linux
9 17 (29.82%) CMS
9 17 (29.82%) Content Management
9 17 (29.82%) PHP5
10 15 (26.32%) HTML5
10 15 (26.32%) CSS3
10 15 (26.32%) OOP
11 11 (19.30%) Apache
12 10 (17.54%) Python
12 10 (17.54%) XHTML
12 10 (17.54%) Perl
12 10 (17.54%) OO
12 10 (17.54%) Ruby
12 10 (17.54%) LAMP
12 10 (17.54%) MVC
13 9 (15.79%) XSLT
13 9 (15.79%) Web Development
14 8 (14.04%) Marketing
14 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
14 8 (14.04%) SQL

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (29.82%) CMS
2 11 (19.30%) Apache
3 6 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (10.53%) Confluence
3 6 (10.53%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.02%) Drupal
4 4 (7.02%) Joomla!
5 2 (3.51%) Moodle
5 2 (3.51%) SugarCRM
6 1 (1.75%) Mambo
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) InfoPath
2 5 (8.77%) Photoshop
3 4 (7.02%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 25 (43.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Intranet
2 4 (7.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (68.42%) MySQL
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.02%) Xcode
3 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 8 (14.04%) Marketing
2 3 (5.26%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Games
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (80.70%) Developer
2 26 (45.61%) PHP Developer
3 18 (31.58%) Web Developer
4 13 (22.81%) Front-End Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Front-End Web Developer
6 6 (10.53%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 4 (7.02%) SharePoint Administrator
7 4 (7.02%) Administrator
8 3 (5.26%) Junior Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Junior
8 3 (5.26%) Junior PHP Developer
9 2 (3.51%) SharePoint Specialist
9 2 (3.51%) Graduate
9 2 (3.51%) Support Engineer
10 1 (1.75%) Head of IT
10 1 (1.75%) MySQL Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Web Development Manager
10 1 (1.75%) Web Manager
10 1 (1.75%) Systems Manager
10 1 (1.75%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (77.19%) HTML
2 42 (73.68%) CSS
3 30 (52.63%) jQuery
4 18 (31.58%) XML
5 15 (26.32%) HTML5
5 15 (26.32%) CSS3
6 10 (17.54%) XHTML
6 10 (17.54%) LAMP
7 9 (15.79%) XSLT
8 7 (12.28%) Zend Framework
9 6 (10.53%) XSL
10 4 (7.02%) CodeIgniter
10 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET
10 4 (7.02%) .NET
11 3 (5.26%) Laravel
12 2 (3.51%) Sass
12 2 (3.51%) LESS
12 2 (3.51%) Ember.js
12 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
12 2 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Mobile App
1 4 (7.02%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.26%) Xbox
3 2 (3.51%) New Media
3 2 (3.51%) Open Source
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) Graphic Design
3 2 (3.51%) W3C
3 2 (3.51%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.51%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.75%) Social Media
4 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) Linux
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.51%) Windows
3 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.75%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) E-Commerce
2 17 (29.82%) Content Management
3 15 (26.32%) OOP
4 10 (17.54%) OO
4 10 (17.54%) MVC
5 9 (15.79%) Web Development
6 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.77%) Web Design
7 5 (8.77%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (5.26%) Pay per click
8 3 (5.26%) SEO
8 3 (5.26%) Search Engine Marketing
8 3 (5.26%) Online Marketing
9 2 (3.51%) OO PHP
9 2 (3.51%) Data Analysis
10 1 (1.75%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (77.19%) PHP
2 28 (49.12%) JavaScript
3 17 (29.82%) PHP5
4 10 (17.54%) Python
4 10 (17.54%) Perl
4 10 (17.54%) Ruby
5 8 (14.04%) SQL
5 8 (14.04%) Objective-C
6 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.51%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Plesk
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) Zend
2 7 (12.28%) Adobe
3 4 (7.02%) Sony
4 3 (5.26%) Google
5 1 (1.75%) Facebook
5 1 (1.75%) Twitter
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Premier Group
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago