The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 51 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 3 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.74% 0.86% 2.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.70% 4.76% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 10
Average salary £26,000 £29,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -8.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £23,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £40,250 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,750 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.09% +1.66%
WordPress
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Application Platforms Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
111 84 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 27.34% 18.10% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 81 75 59
Average salary £40,000 £38,800 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +19.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

WordPress
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Leicester region.

WordPress Salary Trend in Leicester

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) CMS
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (33.33%) Moodle
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) SEO
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) Joomla!
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) Google
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
5 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Magento
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
5 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (33.33%) Joomla!
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) Moodle
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) WordPress Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (16.67%) UI Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) SEO
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
Leicester, Leicestershire
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