The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
North West / Manchester
Rank 131 115 100
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -15
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 63 61 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.74% 1.94% 2.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.81% 10.72% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 61 55 91
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
642 569 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.72% 18.10% 19.56%
Number of salaries quoted 579 460 678
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WordPress
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Manchester

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Manchester

WordPress
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 January 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
Stockport - 7 £28,000 -
Bolton -16 2 £23,250 -7.00%
Oldham - 2 £22,750 -
Wigan - 2 £27,500 -
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Manchester region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 124 (77.99%) CSS
2 119 (74.84%) HTML
3 114 (71.70%) PHP
4 88 (55.35%) Web Development
5 87 (54.72%) JavaScript
6 70 (44.03%) jQuery
7 69 (43.40%) Marketing
8 60 (37.74%) Magento
9 59 (37.11%) Git (software)
10 56 (35.22%) HTML5
10 56 (35.22%) CMS
10 56 (35.22%) MySQL
11 52 (32.70%) Laravel
12 43 (27.04%) CSS3
13 40 (25.16%) SEO
14 38 (23.90%) Sass
15 37 (23.27%) MVC
16 36 (22.64%) Digital Marketing
17 33 (20.75%) Symfony
17 33 (20.75%) Google
18 30 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
18 30 (18.87%) Zend
19 28 (17.61%) Front End Development
20 27 (16.98%) Analytics
20 27 (16.98%) OOP
21 25 (15.72%) Web Services
22 24 (15.09%) Google Analytics
22 24 (15.09%) Amazon AWS
23 23 (14.47%) E-Commerce
24 21 (13.21%) AngularJS

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 56 (35.22%) CMS
2 20 (12.58%) Drupal
3 16 (10.06%) Joomla!
4 5 (3.14%) nginx
5 2 (1.26%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.63%) IIS
6 1 (0.63%) Magnolia
6 1 (0.63%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 17 (10.69%) Photoshop
2 10 (6.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.52%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.52%) MS Office
3 4 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.26%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 60 (37.74%) Magento
2 21 (13.21%) OpenCart
3 4 (2.52%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.63%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 24 (15.09%) Amazon AWS
1 24 (15.09%) Google Analytics
2 16 (10.06%) AdWords
3 5 (3.14%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.52%) Sage Pay
5 2 (1.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.14%) Firewall
1 5 (3.14%) FTP
2 3 (1.89%) Internet
3 1 (0.63%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (35.22%) MySQL
2 6 (3.77%) MongoDB
2 6 (3.77%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 59 (37.11%) Git (software)
2 18 (11.32%) Subversion
3 6 (3.77%) Vagrant
4 5 (3.14%) Grunt
5 3 (1.89%) gulp
5 3 (1.89%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.26%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.63%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.63%) webpack
General
1 69 (43.40%) Marketing
2 7 (4.40%) Games
2 7 (4.40%) Retail
3 6 (3.77%) Advertising
4 4 (2.52%) Brand Awareness
5 3 (1.89%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 138 (86.79%) Developer
2 80 (50.31%) PHP Developer
3 67 (42.14%) Web Developer
4 31 (19.50%) PHP Web Developer
5 24 (15.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 18 (11.32%) Lead Developer
6 18 (11.32%) Lead PHP Developer
7 17 (10.69%) HTML CSS Developer
7 17 (10.69%) HTML Developer
8 16 (10.06%) Junior
8 16 (10.06%) Junior Developer
9 15 (9.43%) Senior Developer
10 13 (8.18%) JavaScript Developer
11 11 (6.92%) Senior PHP Developer
12 10 (6.29%) Principal Developer
13 9 (5.66%) Junior Web Developer
13 9 (5.66%) MySQL Developer
13 9 (5.66%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 9 (5.66%) SEO Developer
14 8 (5.03%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (77.99%) CSS
2 119 (74.84%) HTML
3 70 (44.03%) jQuery
4 56 (35.22%) HTML5
5 52 (32.70%) Laravel
6 43 (27.04%) CSS3
7 38 (23.90%) Sass
8 33 (20.75%) Symfony
9 25 (15.72%) Web Services
10 21 (13.21%) AngularJS
11 18 (11.32%) Ajax
12 14 (8.81%) Node.js
13 12 (7.55%) CodeIgniter
14 8 (5.03%) Doctrine
15 7 (4.40%) LAMP
15 7 (4.40%) LESS
16 6 (3.77%) LEMP Stack
16 6 (3.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 5 (3.14%) REST
18 4 (2.52%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.58%) Mobile App
2 14 (8.81%) User Experience
3 9 (5.66%) iPad
4 8 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.03%) Blog
4 8 (5.03%) iPhone
5 7 (4.40%) Social Media
6 6 (3.77%) Algorithms
6 6 (3.77%) Graphic Design
6 6 (3.77%) Social Network
7 4 (2.52%) Copywriting
7 4 (2.52%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.89%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.26%) VLE
9 2 (1.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.32%) Linux
2 5 (3.14%) CentOS
2 5 (3.14%) Ubuntu
2 5 (3.14%) Windows
3 4 (2.52%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.63%) Android
5 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (55.35%) Web Development
2 40 (25.16%) SEO
3 37 (23.27%) MVC
4 36 (22.64%) Digital Marketing
5 30 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (17.61%) Front End Development
7 27 (16.98%) Analytics
7 27 (16.98%) OOP
8 23 (14.47%) E-Commerce
9 20 (12.58%) OO
10 19 (11.95%) DevOps
11 14 (8.81%) B2B
12 12 (7.55%) Email Marketing
13 11 (6.92%) OO PHP
14 9 (5.66%) Open Source
15 8 (5.03%) Mentoring
16 6 (3.77%) Content Management
16 6 (3.77%) Scrum
16 6 (3.77%) Wireframes
17 5 (3.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (71.70%) PHP
2 87 (54.72%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.14%) PHP 5
4 3 (1.89%) Java
5 2 (1.26%) Ruby
5 2 (1.26%) SQL
6 1 (0.63%) C#
6 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (10.69%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (1.26%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (3.14%) cPanel
2 2 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (20.75%) Google
2 30 (18.87%) Zend
3 13 (8.18%) Facebook
4 9 (5.66%) Twitter
5 7 (4.40%) Adobe
6 3 (1.89%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.89%) Perforce
7 2 (1.26%) Apple
8 1 (0.63%) hybris
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Searchability
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Good employee benefits
Posted: 7 days ago