The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 119 116 165
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +49
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 59 66 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.76% 1.68% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.50% 8.31% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 52 55 18
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £17,500 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,900 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
WordPress
North West

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
694 794 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.70% 20.22% 19.43%
Number of salaries quoted 570 674 711
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £24,225
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Manchester

WordPress
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
Bury +7 3 £39,000 +50.00%
Oldham - 3 £20,500 -
Salford - 3 £40,000 -
Rochdale - 2 £31,000 -
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 115 (89.15%) HTML
2 105 (81.40%) CSS
3 95 (73.64%) JavaScript
4 94 (72.87%) PHP
5 58 (44.96%) jQuery
6 57 (44.19%) MySQL
7 38 (29.46%) Git (software)
8 34 (26.36%) HTML5
8 34 (26.36%) Analytics
9 33 (25.58%) CSS3
10 32 (24.81%) Web Development
11 27 (20.93%) Perforce
11 27 (20.93%) Big Data
12 24 (18.60%) AngularJS
13 23 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (17.83%) Marketing
14 22 (17.05%) Magento
15 21 (16.28%) User Experience
15 21 (16.28%) Sass
15 21 (16.28%) CMS
16 19 (14.73%) Photoshop
16 19 (14.73%) Drupal
17 18 (13.95%) SEO
18 15 (11.63%) PostgreSQL
19 14 (10.85%) Degree
19 14 (10.85%) Responsive Web Design
20 13 (10.08%) Laravel
20 13 (10.08%) Google
20 13 (10.08%) Adobe Illustrator
20 13 (10.08%) LAMP

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 21 (16.28%) CMS
2 19 (14.73%) Drupal
3 6 (4.65%) Joomla!
3 6 (4.65%) Apache
4 5 (3.88%) nginx
5 4 (3.10%) Node.js
6 3 (2.33%) Kentico
6 3 (2.33%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.55%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.55%) SilverStripe
7 2 (1.55%) Moodle
8 1 (0.78%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.78%) Jetty
Applications
1 19 (14.73%) Photoshop
2 13 (10.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (3.88%) InDesign
4 3 (2.33%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (2.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.55%) MS Office
6 1 (0.78%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 22 (17.05%) Magento
2 2 (1.55%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.55%) GitHub
2 2 (1.55%) MailChimp
2 2 (1.55%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.10%) Internet
2 2 (1.55%) SMS
2 2 (1.55%) IPsec
2 2 (1.55%) OpenVPN
2 2 (1.55%) Intranet
3 1 (0.78%) DNS
3 1 (0.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (44.19%) MySQL
2 27 (20.93%) Big Data
3 15 (11.63%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.78%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.78%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 38 (29.46%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.98%) Grunt
3 6 (4.65%) Subversion
4 3 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.33%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.55%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.55%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.55%) JIRA
6 1 (0.78%) Phing
General
1 23 (17.83%) Marketing
2 8 (6.20%) Advertising
3 4 (3.10%) Finance
3 4 (3.10%) Legal
4 3 (2.33%) Games
4 3 (2.33%) Music Industry
5 2 (1.55%) Law
6 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 96 (74.42%) Developer
2 54 (41.86%) PHP Developer
3 36 (27.91%) Web Developer
4 25 (19.38%) Front-End Developer
5 16 (12.40%) Designer
5 16 (12.40%) Senior Developer
6 15 (11.63%) Front-End Web Developer
7 11 (8.53%) UI Designer
7 11 (8.53%) Senior PHP Developer
8 8 (6.20%) PHP Web Developer
8 8 (6.20%) Web Designer
8 8 (6.20%) WordPress Developer
9 7 (5.43%) UI/UX Designer
10 6 (4.65%) Junior Developer
10 6 (4.65%) Junior
11 5 (3.88%) Trainer
11 5 (3.88%) Junior Web Developer
12 4 (3.10%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
13 3 (2.33%) UI Developer
13 3 (2.33%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (89.15%) HTML
2 105 (81.40%) CSS
3 58 (44.96%) jQuery
4 34 (26.36%) HTML5
5 33 (25.58%) CSS3
6 24 (18.60%) AngularJS
7 21 (16.28%) Sass
8 13 (10.08%) Laravel
8 13 (10.08%) LAMP
9 11 (8.53%) Symfony
9 11 (8.53%) REST
9 11 (8.53%) CakePHP
10 10 (7.75%) Ajax
10 10 (7.75%) Ember.js
11 8 (6.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (4.65%) Apache Cordova
12 6 (4.65%) LESS
12 6 (4.65%) PhoneGap
12 6 (4.65%) .NET
12 6 (4.65%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.28%) User Experience
2 9 (6.98%) Mobile App
2 9 (6.98%) Social Media
3 3 (2.33%) Graphic Design
3 3 (2.33%) W3C
3 3 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.55%) Copywriting
4 2 (1.55%) Cryptography
4 2 (1.55%) PKI
4 2 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.55%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.78%) Podcast
5 1 (0.78%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.53%) Linux
2 5 (3.88%) CentOS
3 3 (2.33%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.33%) Ubuntu
3 3 (2.33%) Android
4 2 (1.55%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.55%) Windows
5 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.78%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.36%) Analytics
2 32 (24.81%) Web Development
3 23 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (13.95%) SEO
5 14 (10.85%) Responsive Web Design
6 13 (10.08%) OO
7 12 (9.30%) Web Design
8 11 (8.53%) Content Management
8 11 (8.53%) OOP
8 11 (8.53%) MVC
9 10 (7.75%) Digital Marketing
9 10 (7.75%) API Development
10 8 (6.20%) Mobile Development
10 8 (6.20%) Open Source
10 8 (6.20%) TDD
11 7 (5.43%) E-Commerce
12 5 (3.88%) Project Planning
12 5 (3.88%) Software Engineering
12 5 (3.88%) Systems Analysis
12 5 (3.88%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 95 (73.64%) JavaScript
2 94 (72.87%) PHP
3 13 (10.08%) SQL
4 10 (7.75%) C++
5 8 (6.20%) Java
5 8 (6.20%) C
6 6 (4.65%) C#
7 3 (2.33%) Python
7 3 (2.33%) Ruby
8 2 (1.55%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.55%) VB
8 2 (1.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (10.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) QA
2 2 (1.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Xen
1 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.78%) Varnish
1 1 (0.78%) KVM
1 1 (0.78%) Ceph
1 1 (0.78%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 4 (3.10%) Vagrant
1 4 (3.10%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.33%) Puppet
3 1 (0.78%) Plesk
3 1 (0.78%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.78%) cPanel
Vendors
1 27 (20.93%) Perforce
2 13 (10.08%) Google
3 10 (7.75%) Zend
3 10 (7.75%) Oracle
4 9 (6.98%) Twitter
5 8 (6.20%) Facebook
6 7 (5.43%) Adobe
7 4 (3.10%) Apple
8 3 (2.33%) hybris
9 2 (1.55%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.55%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.78%) VMware
10 1 (0.78%) EMC
10 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.78%) Dell Compellent
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