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 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 158 135 123
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -12
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 26 18 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.72% 0.71% 1.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.95% 3.29% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 25
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -16.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £32,450 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
881 547 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.40% 21.54% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 637 430 387
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
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 22 July 2014.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Leeds

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 49 (79.03%) HTML
1 49 (79.03%) PHP
2 44 (70.97%) CSS
3 34 (54.84%) MySQL
4 31 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 28 (45.16%) Magento
6 24 (38.71%) jQuery
7 22 (35.48%) E-Commerce
8 21 (33.87%) CMS
8 21 (33.87%) Zend
8 21 (33.87%) HTML5
9 19 (30.65%) Marketing
10 18 (29.03%) CSS3
11 16 (25.81%) Linux
12 15 (24.19%) PHP5
13 14 (22.58%) Photoshop
14 12 (19.35%) Responsive Web Design
15 11 (17.74%) SQL
15 11 (17.74%) XML
15 11 (17.74%) OOP
15 11 (17.74%) OO
15 11 (17.74%) Apache
15 11 (17.74%) LAMP
16 10 (16.13%) Adobe
16 10 (16.13%) Web Development
16 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
17 9 (14.52%) XSLT
17 9 (14.52%) XHTML
17 9 (14.52%) Content Management
18 8 (12.90%) Perl

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 21 (33.87%) CMS
2 11 (17.74%) Apache
3 4 (6.45%) Drupal
4 3 (4.84%) Joomla!
5 2 (3.23%) IIS
5 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.23%) SugarCRM
5 2 (3.23%) Moodle
6 1 (1.61%) Mambo
Applications
1 14 (22.58%) Photoshop
2 7 (11.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (8.06%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 28 (45.16%) Magento
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.61%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) HTTP
2 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (54.84%) MySQL
2 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.61%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.84%) Xcode
2 3 (4.84%) Subversion
3 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (30.65%) Marketing
2 7 (11.29%) Advertising
3 3 (4.84%) Games
3 3 (4.84%) Finance
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (83.87%) Developer
2 25 (40.32%) PHP Developer
3 19 (30.65%) Web Developer
4 17 (27.42%) Front-End Developer
5 10 (16.13%) Front-End Web Developer
6 7 (11.29%) Designer
7 5 (8.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (6.45%) User Experience Designer
8 4 (6.45%) Photoshop Designer
8 4 (6.45%) Junior PHP Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Web Designer
8 4 (6.45%) Junior
8 4 (6.45%) Junior Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Senior PHP Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Digital Designer
11 1 (1.61%) User Experience Developer
11 1 (1.61%) UI Developer
11 1 (1.61%) Web Manager
11 1 (1.61%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (79.03%) HTML
2 44 (70.97%) CSS
3 24 (38.71%) jQuery
4 21 (33.87%) HTML5
5 18 (29.03%) CSS3
6 11 (17.74%) LAMP
6 11 (17.74%) XML
7 9 (14.52%) XSLT
7 9 (14.52%) XHTML
8 8 (12.90%) Sass
9 5 (8.06%) Laravel
9 5 (8.06%) Zend Framework
10 4 (6.45%) .NET
10 4 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
11 3 (4.84%) Flash
11 3 (4.84%) CodeIgniter
12 2 (3.23%) Ajax
12 2 (3.23%) SOAP
12 2 (3.23%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.45%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.84%) Social Media
3 3 (4.84%) Xbox
4 2 (3.23%) Open Source
4 2 (3.23%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.23%) New Media
4 2 (3.23%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.23%) Animation
5 1 (1.61%) Blog
5 1 (1.61%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.81%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) Windows
3 1 (1.61%) Solaris
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) E-Commerce
2 12 (19.35%) Responsive Web Design
3 11 (17.74%) OOP
3 11 (17.74%) OO
4 10 (16.13%) Web Development
5 9 (14.52%) Content Management
6 8 (12.90%) MVC
6 8 (12.90%) Web Design
7 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.06%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (6.45%) Online Marketing
8 4 (6.45%) SEO
9 3 (4.84%) Search Engine Marketing
9 3 (4.84%) Pay per click
10 2 (3.23%) Analytics
10 2 (3.23%) OO PHP
10 2 (3.23%) Data Analysis
11 1 (1.61%) Automated Testing
11 1 (1.61%) Penetration Testing
11 1 (1.61%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 49 (79.03%) PHP
2 31 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (24.19%) PHP5
4 11 (17.74%) SQL
5 8 (12.90%) Perl
6 7 (11.29%) Python
6 7 (11.29%) Ruby
7 5 (8.06%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.84%) C#
9 1 (1.61%) Java
9 1 (1.61%) VB
9 1 (1.61%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.61%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Nagios
1 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (33.87%) Zend
2 10 (16.13%) Adobe
3 4 (6.45%) Sony
4 2 (3.23%) Twitter
5 1 (1.61%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.61%) Google
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
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