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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 56 74 95
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +21
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 16 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.26% 0.14% 0.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.47% 0.71% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 3
Average salary £45,000 £28,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% +14.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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
169 140 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 23.84% 20.03% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 149 124 156
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +9.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 - 15 £45,000 - 2
Loughborough - 1 £21,500 -
WordPress
East Midlands

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 18 (85.71%) PHP
2 16 (76.19%) Symfony
2 16 (76.19%) Linux
2 16 (76.19%) Magento
2 16 (76.19%) AngularJS
3 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 13 (61.90%) CMS
4 13 (61.90%) Front End Development
5 12 (57.14%) OO
5 12 (57.14%) Laravel
5 12 (57.14%) OO PHP
5 12 (57.14%) SilverStripe
6 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
7 9 (42.86%) PHPUnit
7 9 (42.86%) Ajax
8 7 (33.33%) Sage Pay
9 6 (28.57%) Drupal
9 6 (28.57%) CentOS
10 5 (23.81%) CSS
10 5 (23.81%) DNS
10 5 (23.81%) HTML
10 5 (23.81%) SQL
10 5 (23.81%) MySQL
10 5 (23.81%) Degree
10 5 (23.81%) Zend
10 5 (23.81%) Joomla!
10 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
10 5 (23.81%) LAMP
10 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (23.81%) Mac OS

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 13 (61.90%) CMS
2 12 (57.14%) SilverStripe
3 6 (28.57%) Drupal
4 5 (23.81%) Joomla!
5 1 (4.76%) Apache
5 1 (4.76%) Community Server
5 1 (4.76%) Perch
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Magento
2 1 (4.76%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
2 9 (42.86%) PHPUnit
3 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
3 5 (23.81%) Vagrant
4 4 (19.05%) JIRA
4 4 (19.05%) Redmine
4 4 (19.05%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 17 (80.95%) PHP Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior PHP Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Web Developer
5 4 (19.05%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Account Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Angular Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (9.52%) Lead Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Lead PHP Developer
6 2 (9.52%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 2 (9.52%) SEO Account Manager
6 2 (9.52%) SEO Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Symfony Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Account Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.76%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
7 1 (4.76%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) AngularJS
1 16 (76.19%) Symfony
2 12 (57.14%) Laravel
3 9 (42.86%) Ajax
4 5 (23.81%) Behat
4 5 (23.81%) CSS
4 5 (23.81%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) jQuery
4 5 (23.81%) LAMP
5 1 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
2 2 (9.52%) Xbox
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) CentOS
3 5 (23.81%) Mac OS
3 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Front End Development
2 12 (57.14%) OO
2 12 (57.14%) OO PHP
3 5 (23.81%) DevOps
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (19.05%) OOP
4 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Web Development
6 2 (9.52%) Link Building
6 2 (9.52%) SEO
6 2 (9.52%) Web Design
7 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) PHP
2 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Ansible
1 5 (23.81%) Plesk
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Rackspace
1 5 (23.81%) Zend
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