The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 18 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +4
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 7 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 7.37% 0.74% 1.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 77.78% 8.33% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
WordPress
Cheshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9 12 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 9.47% 8.82% 18.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 24
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £16,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

WordPress
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Macclesfield

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
1 11 (100.00%) HTML5
2 9 (81.82%) CSS3
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 8 (72.73%) MySQL
3 8 (72.73%) CMS
4 6 (54.55%) Flash
4 6 (54.55%) Adobe
5 5 (45.45%) C#
5 5 (45.45%) Photoshop
5 5 (45.45%) PHP
5 5 (45.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (36.36%) Multimedia
6 4 (36.36%) Content Management
6 4 (36.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (36.36%) Google
6 4 (36.36%) Pay per click
6 4 (36.36%) Marketing
6 4 (36.36%) Web Development
6 4 (36.36%) Animation
6 4 (36.36%) Video Editing
6 4 (36.36%) Joomla!
6 4 (36.36%) Google Analytics
6 4 (36.36%) Modernizr
6 4 (36.36%) Social Media
6 4 (36.36%) Umbraco
6 4 (36.36%) Drupal
6 4 (36.36%) Email Marketing

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 8 (72.73%) CMS
2 4 (36.36%) Joomla!
2 4 (36.36%) Umbraco
2 4 (36.36%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Photoshop
1 5 (45.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (36.36%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (36.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Google Analytics
1 4 (36.36%) Silverpop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Grunt
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (36.36%) Multimedia
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) PHP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Interactive Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Designer
4 2 (18.18%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
1 11 (100.00%) HTML5
2 9 (81.82%) CSS3
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) Flash
4 4 (36.36%) Modernizr
5 3 (27.27%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) Adobe AIR
6 2 (18.18%) PhoneGap
6 2 (18.18%) Sencha Touch
7 1 (9.09%) Zurb Foundation
7 1 (9.09%) Sass
7 1 (9.09%) LESS
7 1 (9.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Animation
1 4 (36.36%) Video Editing
1 4 (36.36%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Android
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Content Management
1 4 (36.36%) Pay per click
1 4 (36.36%) Web Development
1 4 (36.36%) Email Marketing
1 4 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
1 4 (36.36%) Analytics
1 4 (36.36%) SEO
2 3 (27.27%) SDLC
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Android Development
3 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
4 1 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Plesk
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Adobe
2 4 (36.36%) Google
2 4 (36.36%) EPiServer
2 4 (36.36%) Eloqua
3 3 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (18.18%) Sencha