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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 158 135 124
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -11
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 24 15 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.65% 0.58% 1.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.71% 2.69% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 29
Average salary £30,000 £29,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £32,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £31,375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.19%
Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
885 557 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.11% 21.57% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 630 438 386
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £54,000
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 30 July 2014.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Leeds

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 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 50 (80.65%) PHP
2 49 (79.03%) HTML
3 44 (70.97%) CSS
4 34 (54.84%) MySQL
5 31 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 29 (46.77%) Magento
7 24 (38.71%) E-Commerce
8 23 (37.10%) jQuery
9 22 (35.48%) Zend
9 22 (35.48%) HTML5
10 19 (30.65%) CSS3
10 19 (30.65%) CMS
11 18 (29.03%) Marketing
12 16 (25.81%) Linux
13 15 (24.19%) PHP5
13 15 (24.19%) Photoshop
14 13 (20.97%) Responsive Web Design
15 11 (17.74%) SQL
15 11 (17.74%) OOP
15 11 (17.74%) OO
15 11 (17.74%) Apache
15 11 (17.74%) Adobe
15 11 (17.74%) LAMP
16 10 (16.13%) XHTML
16 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
16 10 (16.13%) Web Development
17 9 (14.52%) XML
18 8 (12.90%) XSLT
18 8 (12.90%) Perl
18 8 (12.90%) Adobe Illustrator

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 19 (30.65%) CMS
2 11 (17.74%) Apache
3 4 (6.45%) Drupal
4 3 (4.84%) Joomla!
5 2 (3.23%) Moodle
5 2 (3.23%) SugarCRM
5 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.23%) IIS
6 1 (1.61%) Mambo
Applications
1 15 (24.19%) Photoshop
2 8 (12.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (9.68%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 29 (46.77%) 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%) HTTP
2 1 (1.61%) Intranet
2 1 (1.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (54.84%) MySQL
2 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.61%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.45%) Subversion
3 3 (4.84%) Xcode
4 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (29.03%) Marketing
2 7 (11.29%) Advertising
3 3 (4.84%) Finance
3 3 (4.84%) Games
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (82.26%) Developer
2 26 (41.94%) PHP Developer
3 17 (27.42%) Web Developer
4 16 (25.81%) Front-End Developer
5 9 (14.52%) Front-End Web Developer
6 8 (12.90%) Designer
7 5 (8.06%) Web Designer
7 5 (8.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (6.45%) User Experience Designer
8 4 (6.45%) Junior Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Photoshop Designer
8 4 (6.45%) Junior PHP Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Junior
9 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (3.23%) PHP Magento Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Magento Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Digital Designer
11 1 (1.61%) Senior Consultant
11 1 (1.61%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (79.03%) HTML
2 44 (70.97%) CSS
3 23 (37.10%) jQuery
4 22 (35.48%) HTML5
5 19 (30.65%) CSS3
6 11 (17.74%) LAMP
7 10 (16.13%) XHTML
8 9 (14.52%) XML
9 8 (12.90%) XSLT
9 8 (12.90%) Sass
10 5 (8.06%) Laravel
10 5 (8.06%) Zend Framework
11 4 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (6.45%) Flash
12 3 (4.84%) .NET
12 3 (4.84%) CodeIgniter
13 2 (3.23%) LESS
13 2 (3.23%) Ember.js
13 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
13 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%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.23%) Animation
5 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.61%) W3C
5 1 (1.61%) Blog
5 1 (1.61%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.81%) Linux
2 1 (1.61%) UNIX
2 1 (1.61%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.71%) E-Commerce
2 13 (20.97%) Responsive Web Design
3 11 (17.74%) OOP
3 11 (17.74%) OO
4 10 (16.13%) Web Development
5 8 (12.90%) Web Design
5 8 (12.90%) MVC
5 8 (12.90%) Content Management
6 5 (8.06%) SEO
6 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.06%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (6.45%) Online Marketing
8 3 (4.84%) Pay per click
8 3 (4.84%) Search Engine Marketing
9 2 (3.23%) Analytics
9 2 (3.23%) OO PHP
9 2 (3.23%) Data Analysis
10 1 (1.61%) UML
10 1 (1.61%) ITIL
10 1 (1.61%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 50 (80.65%) 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%) Ruby
6 7 (11.29%) Python
7 5 (8.06%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.23%) C#
8 2 (3.23%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.61%) VB
9 1 (1.61%) Java
9 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.61%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Nagios
1 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) Zend
2 11 (17.74%) Adobe
3 4 (6.45%) Sony
4 2 (3.23%) Twitter
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle
5 1 (1.61%) Google
5 1 (1.61%) EPiServer
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