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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 157 144 135
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 16 36 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.45% 0.96% 0.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.11% 4.25% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 23
Average salary £29,750 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.83% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
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
759 847 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 21.47% 22.62% 21.08%
Number of salaries quoted 571 669 476
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 35 (81.40%) JavaScript
2 30 (69.77%) HTML
2 30 (69.77%) CSS
3 26 (60.47%) PHP
4 15 (34.88%) CMS
4 15 (34.88%) jQuery
5 14 (32.56%) HTML5
6 13 (30.23%) CSS3
6 13 (30.23%) MVC
6 13 (30.23%) MySQL
7 12 (27.91%) Photoshop
7 12 (27.91%) Adobe
8 10 (23.26%) Linux
8 10 (23.26%) Magento
9 9 (20.93%) Sass
9 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
10 8 (18.60%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (18.60%) Mobile App
11 7 (16.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 7 (16.28%) Drupal
11 7 (16.28%) JSON
11 7 (16.28%) XML
11 7 (16.28%) .NET
12 6 (13.95%) C#
12 6 (13.95%) DNS
12 6 (13.95%) Symfony
12 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
12 6 (13.95%) User Experience
13 5 (11.63%) Mobile Application Development
13 5 (11.63%) Grunt

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (34.88%) CMS
2 7 (16.28%) Drupal
3 5 (11.63%) Node.js
4 2 (4.65%) Umbraco
4 2 (4.65%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (4.65%) IIS
4 2 (4.65%) Apache
5 1 (2.33%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.33%) Moodle
5 1 (2.33%) concrete5
Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Photoshop
2 8 (18.60%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (16.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (6.98%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (6.98%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) PaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Heroku
2 1 (2.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) DNS
2 5 (11.63%) HTTP
3 2 (4.65%) Intranet
4 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.33%) LDAP
4 1 (2.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) MySQL
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.63%) Grunt
3 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.98%) Games
1 3 (6.98%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (79.07%) Developer
2 12 (27.91%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (25.58%) PHP Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Web Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Software Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Junior
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Junior Front-End Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Designer
5 5 (11.63%) Junior Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Systems Manager
6 3 (6.98%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Multimedia Designer
6 3 (6.98%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.65%) UI Designer
7 2 (4.65%) Visual Designer
7 2 (4.65%) PHP Magento Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Magento Developer
8 1 (2.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (69.77%) HTML
1 30 (69.77%) CSS
2 15 (34.88%) jQuery
3 14 (32.56%) HTML5
4 13 (30.23%) CSS3
5 9 (20.93%) Sass
6 7 (16.28%) JSON
6 7 (16.28%) .NET
6 7 (16.28%) XML
7 6 (13.95%) Symfony
8 5 (11.63%) Web Services
9 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
10 2 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (4.65%) PhoneGap
10 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
10 2 (4.65%) XHTML
10 2 (4.65%) Zend Framework
11 1 (2.33%) CodeIgniter
11 1 (2.33%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Mobile App
2 6 (13.95%) User Experience
3 5 (11.63%) Graphic Design
4 3 (6.98%) Animation
4 3 (6.98%) Photography
4 3 (6.98%) Video Editing
4 3 (6.98%) FMCG
5 2 (4.65%) Social Media
5 2 (4.65%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) MVC
2 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
3 5 (11.63%) Web Design
3 5 (11.63%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (9.30%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (9.30%) SEO
4 4 (9.30%) Project Management
5 3 (6.98%) OOP
5 3 (6.98%) Web Development
6 2 (4.65%) Usability Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Information Architecture
6 2 (4.65%) Mobile Development
6 2 (4.65%) OO
7 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.33%) TDD
7 1 (2.33%) OO PHP
7 1 (2.33%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 35 (81.40%) JavaScript
2 26 (60.47%) PHP
3 6 (13.95%) C#
4 3 (6.98%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
5 1 (2.33%) PHP5
5 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.33%) SQL
5 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) WCAG
1 2 (4.65%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Plesk
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Adobe
2 4 (9.30%) Zend
3 2 (4.65%) EPiServer
3 2 (4.65%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.65%) Facebook
3 2 (4.65%) OpenText
3 2 (4.65%) RedDot
4 1 (2.33%) Sage
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