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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 69 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 10 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.17% 1.58% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.19% 7.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 0
Average salary £29,750 £32,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+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
139 152 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 16.22% 21.78% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 120 143 127
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £33,479
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +9.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
(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 4 £29,250 -8.59% 1
Lutterworth - 4 £29,750 -
Hinckley - 1 £27,500 -
WordPress
East Midlands

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
1 22 (91.67%) PHP
1 22 (91.67%) HTML
1 22 (91.67%) CSS
2 17 (70.83%) jQuery
3 14 (58.33%) Apache
4 13 (54.17%) Magento
4 13 (54.17%) HTML5
5 12 (50.00%) MySQL
5 12 (50.00%) Web Development
6 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 10 (41.67%) Linux
7 9 (37.50%) SQL
7 9 (37.50%) .NET
7 9 (37.50%) XML
8 8 (33.33%) C#
8 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 8 (33.33%) CMS
9 7 (29.17%) XSLT
9 7 (29.17%) Degree
10 6 (25.00%) LINQ
10 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (25.00%) Multimedia
10 6 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
11 5 (20.83%) CSS3
11 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
11 5 (20.83%) SEO
11 5 (20.83%) Joomla!
11 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
11 5 (20.83%) LAMP

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 14 (58.33%) Apache
2 8 (33.33%) CMS
3 5 (20.83%) Joomla!
4 4 (16.67%) Drupal
5 1 (4.17%) Node.js
5 1 (4.17%) IIS
5 1 (4.17%) DNN
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Photoshop
1 2 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.17%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) GitHub
1 1 (4.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) HTTP
2 2 (8.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) MySQL
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.17%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.17%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (25.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 12 (50.00%) PHP Developer
4 6 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Senior Web Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
6 3 (12.50%) LAMP Developer
6 3 (12.50%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Junior
7 2 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Junior Web Developer
8 1 (4.17%) MySQL Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Programmer
8 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.17%) PHP Magento Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Junior Front-End Developer
8 1 (4.17%) PHP Programmer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) CSS
1 22 (91.67%) HTML
2 17 (70.83%) jQuery
3 13 (54.17%) HTML5
4 9 (37.50%) .NET
4 9 (37.50%) XML
5 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 7 (29.17%) XSLT
7 6 (25.00%) LINQ
7 6 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
8 5 (20.83%) CSS3
8 5 (20.83%) LAMP
9 2 (8.33%) Ajax
9 2 (8.33%) XHTML
10 1 (4.17%) Classic ASP
10 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
10 1 (4.17%) ExpressJS
10 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.67%) Social Media
3 1 (4.17%) E-Learning
3 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Web Development
2 5 (20.83%) SEO
2 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.67%) TDD
3 4 (16.67%) Content Management
3 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (16.67%) BDD
4 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) OO
5 2 (8.33%) OO PHP
6 1 (4.17%) MVC
6 1 (4.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
1 22 (91.67%) PHP
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe
1 1 (4.17%) Google
1 1 (4.17%) Twitter
Leicester, Leicestershire
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