The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 43 34 58
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +24
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 21 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.21% 3.63% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.08% 16.67% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 1
Median salary £27,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -

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
91 78 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 22.58% 21.79% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 87 67 82
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,932 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 23 (100.00%) HTML
1 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
2 17 (73.91%) jQuery
3 15 (65.22%) HTML5
3 15 (65.22%) Git (software)
4 14 (60.87%) gulp
4 14 (60.87%) Front End Development
5 13 (56.52%) Sass
6 12 (52.17%) MySQL
7 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
7 9 (39.13%) PHP
7 9 (39.13%) Magento
8 7 (30.43%) CMS
9 6 (26.09%) Web Development
9 6 (26.09%) Drupal
10 5 (21.74%) Symfony
10 5 (21.74%) Zend
10 5 (21.74%) SEO
10 5 (21.74%) Laravel
10 5 (21.74%) Shopify
11 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
11 4 (17.39%) OO PHP
11 4 (17.39%) OO
11 4 (17.39%) Open Source
12 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (13.04%) Marketing
12 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
12 3 (13.04%) CSS3
13 2 (8.70%) Grunt

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (30.43%) CMS
2 6 (26.09%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Magento
2 5 (21.74%) Shopify
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Git (software)
2 14 (60.87%) gulp
3 2 (8.70%) Grunt
General
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 17 (73.91%) HTML CSS Developer
2 17 (73.91%) HTML Developer
2 17 (73.91%) JavaScript Developer
2 17 (73.91%) WordPress Developer
3 12 (52.17%) Senior Developer
3 12 (52.17%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 12 (52.17%) Senior WordPress Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (17.39%) Web Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (8.70%) PHP Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Designer
8 1 (4.35%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
1 23 (100.00%) HTML
2 17 (73.91%) jQuery
3 15 (65.22%) HTML5
4 13 (56.52%) Sass
5 5 (21.74%) Laravel
5 5 (21.74%) Symfony
6 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
6 3 (13.04%) CSS3
7 2 (8.70%) React
8 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Front End Development
2 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
3 6 (26.09%) Web Development
4 5 (21.74%) SEO
5 4 (17.39%) OO
5 4 (17.39%) OO PHP
5 4 (17.39%) Open Source
6 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (8.70%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 2 (8.70%) Time Management
7 2 (8.70%) Workflow
8 1 (4.35%) Mobile Development
8 1 (4.35%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (39.13%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Zend
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago