The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 70 72 75
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 4 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.59% 1.18% 1.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.80% 7.25% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 10
Average salary £30,000 £29,750 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.84% -7.03%
UK excluding London average salary £31,750 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.09% +1.66%
WordPress
East Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
143 138 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 20.97% 16.22% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 111 119 141
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £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 Leicestershire

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

WordPress
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Leicestershire

WordPress
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +5 3 £26,000 -11.11% 1
Market Harborough - 1 £30,000 - 1
WordPress
East Midlands

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 7 (77.78%) PHP
2 6 (66.67%) MySQL
3 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) SEO
4 3 (33.33%) CMS
4 3 (33.33%) Joomla!
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Google
5 2 (22.22%) Zend
5 2 (22.22%) Apache
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) Moodle
5 2 (22.22%) Open Source
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) Yii
6 1 (11.11%) CSS3
6 1 (11.11%) Redmine
6 1 (11.11%) PHPUnit
6 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Usability Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (11.11%) Sitecore

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (33.33%) CMS
1 3 (33.33%) Joomla!
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) Moodle
3 1 (11.11%) Drupal
3 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) PHPUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Redmine
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) WordPress Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
4 1 (11.11%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) jQuery
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) Yii
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) LAMP
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) Symfony
3 1 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (11.11%) CakePHP
3 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) SEO
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Usability Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Google
1 2 (22.22%) Zend
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
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