The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 51 57 73
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 28 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.04% 1.98% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.42% 10.69% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 2
Median salary £27,500 £41,250 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +29.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £45,000 £34,350
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 Leicestershire region.

Application Platforms Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
152 131 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 21.93% 18.53% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 126 115 110
Median salary £35,000 £43,835 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.15% +4.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -9 21 £27,500 -38.88% 3
Market Harborough - 2 £27,500 -
WordPress
East Midlands

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 31 (93.94%) CSS
2 30 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 27 (81.82%) HTML
4 21 (63.64%) jQuery
5 20 (60.61%) Git (software)
5 20 (60.61%) Sass
6 18 (54.55%) HTML5
7 17 (51.52%) Front End Development
8 16 (48.48%) PHP
9 14 (42.42%) gulp
10 13 (39.39%) MySQL
11 11 (33.33%) Magento
12 10 (30.30%) E-Commerce
12 10 (30.30%) Web Development
13 9 (27.27%) CMS
14 7 (21.21%) Drupal
15 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
15 6 (18.18%) CSS3
15 6 (18.18%) SEO
16 5 (15.15%) Laravel
16 5 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 5 (15.15%) Symfony
16 5 (15.15%) Zend
16 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
16 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
16 5 (15.15%) Shopify
17 4 (12.12%) Time Management
17 4 (12.12%) Digital Marketing
17 4 (12.12%) Open Source
17 4 (12.12%) Mobile App

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 9 (27.27%) CMS
2 7 (21.21%) Drupal
3 1 (3.03%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Magento
2 5 (15.15%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) AdWords
1 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (60.61%) Git (software)
2 14 (42.42%) gulp
3 2 (6.06%) Grunt
4 1 (3.03%) JIRA
4 1 (3.03%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 4 (12.12%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) Developer
2 22 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 22 (66.67%) WordPress Developer
3 18 (54.55%) HTML CSS Developer
3 18 (54.55%) HTML Developer
4 12 (36.36%) Senior Developer
4 12 (36.36%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 12 (36.36%) Senior WordPress Developer
5 7 (21.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (21.21%) PHP Developer
6 6 (18.18%) Web Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (6.06%) PHP Web Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Designer
9 1 (3.03%) PPC Manager
9 1 (3.03%) SEO Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Software Tester
9 1 (3.03%) Tester
9 1 (3.03%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (93.94%) CSS
2 27 (81.82%) HTML
3 21 (63.64%) jQuery
4 20 (60.61%) Sass
5 18 (54.55%) HTML5
6 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 6 (18.18%) CSS3
7 5 (15.15%) Laravel
7 5 (15.15%) Symfony
7 5 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (9.09%) React
9 1 (3.03%) LESS
9 1 (3.03%) PhoneGap
9 1 (3.03%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Front End Development
2 10 (30.30%) E-Commerce
2 10 (30.30%) Web Development
3 6 (18.18%) SEO
4 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (12.12%) OO
5 4 (12.12%) OO PHP
5 4 (12.12%) Open Source
5 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (12.12%) Time Management
5 4 (12.12%) Workflow
6 2 (6.06%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 1 (3.03%) A/B Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Actionable Insight
7 1 (3.03%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
7 1 (3.03%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (3.03%) Mobile Development
7 1 (3.03%) Social Media Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 16 (48.48%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Zend
2 1 (3.03%) Google
2 1 (3.03%) Optimizely
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: 2 days ago
Leicester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago