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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 151 157 135
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -22
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 27 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.77% 0.68% 0.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.49% 2.79% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 10
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,550 £32,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -3.22%
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
774 897 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.18% 24.39% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 583 644 444
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

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 3 August 2015.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Leeds

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 40 (93.02%) PHP
2 35 (81.40%) HTML
3 34 (79.07%) CSS
4 29 (67.44%) JavaScript
5 20 (46.51%) HTML5
6 19 (44.19%) CSS3
7 15 (34.88%) jQuery
8 14 (32.56%) MySQL
9 12 (27.91%) AngularJS
10 11 (25.58%) Node.js
11 9 (20.93%) MVC
12 8 (18.60%) .NET
12 8 (18.60%) Sass
13 7 (16.28%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
13 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
13 7 (16.28%) Degree
14 6 (13.95%) Marketing
14 6 (13.95%) Magento
14 6 (13.95%) JSON
14 6 (13.95%) Zend
14 6 (13.95%) Digital Marketing
14 6 (13.95%) C#
14 6 (13.95%) XML
15 5 (11.63%) HTTP
15 5 (11.63%) CMS
15 5 (11.63%) User Experience
15 5 (11.63%) SaaS
16 4 (9.30%) Web Development
16 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 5 (11.63%) CMS
3 3 (6.98%) IIS
4 2 (4.65%) Drupal
4 2 (4.65%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.33%) Apache
5 1 (2.33%) ColdFusion
5 1 (2.33%) concrete5
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) SaaS
2 1 (2.33%) PaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Heroku
2 1 (2.33%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) HTTP
2 2 (4.65%) DNS
2 2 (4.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) MySQL
2 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (44.19%) Front-End Developer
3 16 (37.21%) Web Developer
3 16 (37.21%) PHP Developer
4 10 (23.26%) Front-End Web Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.98%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.65%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (4.65%) PHP Magento Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Magento Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (81.40%) HTML
2 34 (79.07%) CSS
3 20 (46.51%) HTML5
4 19 (44.19%) CSS3
5 15 (34.88%) jQuery
6 12 (27.91%) AngularJS
7 8 (18.60%) Sass
7 8 (18.60%) .NET
8 6 (13.95%) XML
8 6 (13.95%) JSON
9 4 (9.30%) Zend Framework
10 3 (6.98%) LESS
11 2 (4.65%) PhoneGap
11 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (4.65%) Laravel
11 2 (4.65%) Symfony
11 2 (4.65%) LAMP
11 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
12 1 (2.33%) Web Services
12 1 (2.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) User Experience
2 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.65%) W3C
3 2 (4.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) MVC
2 7 (16.28%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (13.95%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (9.30%) Web Development
4 4 (9.30%) SEO
4 4 (9.30%) OOP
4 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.98%) OO
5 3 (6.98%) CRM
6 2 (4.65%) TDD
6 2 (4.65%) Open Source
6 2 (4.65%) Mobile Development
7 1 (2.33%) API Design
7 1 (2.33%) XML Parsing
7 1 (2.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.33%) Content Management
7 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (93.02%) PHP
2 29 (67.44%) JavaScript
3 6 (13.95%) C#
4 3 (6.98%) Ruby
5 1 (2.33%) PHP5
5 1 (2.33%) SQL
5 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) WCAG
1 2 (4.65%) WAI
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Zend
2 2 (4.65%) EPiServer
2 2 (4.65%) Facebook
2 2 (4.65%) Adobe
2 2 (4.65%) OpenText
2 2 (4.65%) RedDot
3 1 (2.33%) Sage
3 1 (2.33%) Twitter
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
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