The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 85 76 64
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 6 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.63% 0.42% 1.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.53% 2.48% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 8
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +13.20%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Application Platforms Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
170 121 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.86% 16.78% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 160 109 110
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
WordPress
East Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

WordPress Salary Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 5 £32,500 -
Lutterworth - 1 £29,500 -
WordPress
East Midlands

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) CSS
2 19 (90.48%) HTML
3 17 (80.95%) jQuery
4 15 (71.43%) PHP
5 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
6 11 (52.38%) HTML5
6 11 (52.38%) CSS3
7 10 (47.62%) XML
8 9 (42.86%) MySQL
9 8 (38.10%) Magento
10 7 (33.33%) Photoshop
11 6 (28.57%) XHTML
11 6 (28.57%) Adobe
11 6 (28.57%) Content Management
12 5 (23.81%) CMS
12 5 (23.81%) Internet
12 5 (23.81%) .NET
13 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
13 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
13 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (19.05%) SEO
13 4 (19.05%) Umbraco
13 4 (19.05%) QA
13 4 (19.05%) Supplier Management
13 4 (19.05%) Systems Analysis
14 3 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
14 3 (14.29%) Web Design
14 3 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
14 3 (14.29%) SQL
14 3 (14.29%) XSLT

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (23.81%) CMS
2 4 (19.05%) Umbraco
3 2 (9.52%) ExpressionEngine
3 2 (9.52%) PrestaShop
4 1 (4.76%) DNN
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 3 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (9.52%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Magento
2 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (9.52%) Games
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Web Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Designer
4 3 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Web Designer
4 3 (14.29%) Junior
4 3 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.76%) PHP Magento Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) CSS
2 19 (90.48%) HTML
3 17 (80.95%) jQuery
4 11 (52.38%) HTML5
4 11 (52.38%) CSS3
5 10 (47.62%) XML
6 6 (28.57%) XHTML
7 5 (23.81%) .NET
8 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
9 3 (14.29%) XSLT
10 1 (4.76%) Ajax
10 1 (4.76%) LINQ
10 1 (4.76%) LAMP
10 1 (4.76%) Classic ASP
10 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
10 1 (4.76%) SOAP
10 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (4.76%) LINQ to SQL
10 1 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) E-Learning
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Content Management
2 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) SEO
2 4 (19.05%) Supplier Management
2 4 (19.05%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Web Design
3 3 (14.29%) Web Development
4 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.52%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Commerce
5 1 (4.76%) Android Development
5 1 (4.76%) Online Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) PHP
2 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) PHP5
4 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Adobe
2 1 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) Zend
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Apple