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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 100 107 94
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 103 90 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.71% 2.33% 2.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.21% 14.11% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 91 64 99
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,800 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -2.30%
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
677 638 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.84% 16.52% 20.09%
Number of salaries quoted 592 507 667
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Sale - 5 £30,000 -
Wigan 0 4 £25,000 -23.07%
Bury -1 2 £28,500 -26.92% 2
Salford -4 1 £27,500 -21.42%
Bolton - 1 - - 1
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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.

1 104 (70.75%) HTML
2 102 (69.39%) CSS
3 101 (68.71%) PHP
4 77 (52.38%) JavaScript
5 75 (51.02%) Web Development
6 65 (44.22%) jQuery
7 61 (41.50%) Marketing
8 51 (34.69%) HTML5
9 49 (33.33%) MySQL
10 45 (30.61%) Google
11 42 (28.57%) SEO
11 42 (28.57%) Git (software)
12 40 (27.21%) CMS
13 37 (25.17%) Magento
13 37 (25.17%) Sass
13 37 (25.17%) Analytics
14 36 (24.49%) CSS3
15 34 (23.13%) Digital Marketing
15 34 (23.13%) Google Analytics
16 27 (18.37%) MVC
17 26 (17.69%) Front End Development
18 25 (17.01%) Degree
19 23 (15.65%) Linux
20 22 (14.97%) Drupal
20 22 (14.97%) Symfony
21 21 (14.29%) Zend
21 21 (14.29%) Web Services
22 20 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
22 20 (13.61%) DevOps
22 20 (13.61%) Laravel

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 40 (27.21%) CMS
2 22 (14.97%) Drupal
3 17 (11.56%) Joomla!
4 5 (3.40%) IIS
4 5 (3.40%) Moodle
5 4 (2.72%) Apache
6 1 (0.68%) Magnolia
6 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.68%) nginx
6 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (7.48%) MS Excel
1 11 (7.48%) MS Office
2 9 (6.12%) Photoshop
3 6 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.72%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.36%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 37 (25.17%) Magento
2 18 (12.24%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.68%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 34 (23.13%) Google Analytics
2 18 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (10.88%) AdWords
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.08%) Firewall
1 6 (4.08%) Internet
2 2 (1.36%) Skype
3 1 (0.68%) DHCP
3 1 (0.68%) DNS
3 1 (0.68%) Extranet
3 1 (0.68%) FTP
3 1 (0.68%) Intranet
3 1 (0.68%) LAN
3 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (33.33%) MySQL
2 5 (3.40%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.04%) Big Data
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 42 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 14 (9.52%) Grunt
3 7 (4.76%) Subversion
4 4 (2.72%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.04%) gulp
5 3 (2.04%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.04%) Phing
5 3 (2.04%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.68%) Dreamweaver
General
1 61 (41.50%) Marketing
2 7 (4.76%) Advertising
3 6 (4.08%) Brand Awareness
4 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.04%) Games
6 2 (1.36%) Finance
7 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 106 (72.11%) Developer
2 66 (44.90%) PHP Developer
3 58 (39.46%) Web Developer
4 35 (23.81%) PHP Web Developer
5 20 (13.61%) HTML CSS Developer
5 20 (13.61%) HTML Developer
6 19 (12.93%) JavaScript Developer
7 17 (11.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 17 (11.56%) Lead Developer
8 16 (10.88%) Lead PHP Developer
9 13 (8.84%) SEO Executive
10 12 (8.16%) MySQL Developer
10 12 (8.16%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 11 (7.48%) Junior
11 11 (7.48%) Junior Developer
11 11 (7.48%) Senior Developer
12 8 (5.44%) Digital Executive
12 8 (5.44%) Principal Developer
12 8 (5.44%) Senior Web Developer
12 8 (5.44%) SEO Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (70.75%) HTML
2 102 (69.39%) CSS
3 65 (44.22%) jQuery
4 51 (34.69%) HTML5
5 37 (25.17%) Sass
6 36 (24.49%) CSS3
7 22 (14.97%) Symfony
8 21 (14.29%) Web Services
9 20 (13.61%) Laravel
10 12 (8.16%) AngularJS
11 11 (7.48%) Zurb Foundation
12 10 (6.80%) CodeIgniter
12 10 (6.80%) LAMP
13 8 (5.44%) .NET
13 8 (5.44%) Node.js
14 7 (4.76%) XML
15 4 (2.72%) Doctrine
15 4 (2.72%) Zend Framework
16 3 (2.04%) JSON
16 3 (2.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.12%) Social Media
3 8 (5.44%) Algorithms
3 8 (5.44%) Blog
3 8 (5.44%) iPad
4 7 (4.76%) Digital Media
4 7 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.08%) Copywriting
5 6 (4.08%) Social Network
6 4 (2.72%) Graphic Design
7 3 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.04%) iPhone
7 3 (2.04%) User Experience
8 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.65%) Linux
2 9 (6.12%) Windows
3 4 (2.72%) Android
3 4 (2.72%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.36%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.68%) CentOS
5 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (51.02%) Web Development
2 42 (28.57%) SEO
3 37 (25.17%) Analytics
4 34 (23.13%) Digital Marketing
5 27 (18.37%) MVC
6 26 (17.69%) Front End Development
7 20 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (13.61%) DevOps
8 19 (12.93%) E-Commerce
9 16 (10.88%) OOP
10 15 (10.20%) B2B
11 12 (8.16%) Content Management
12 8 (5.44%) Link Building
12 8 (5.44%) Mentoring
12 8 (5.44%) Open Source
13 7 (4.76%) Pay per click
14 6 (4.08%) Direct Marketing
14 6 (4.08%) Email Marketing
14 6 (4.08%) Infographics
14 6 (4.08%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 101 (68.71%) PHP
2 77 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 11 (7.48%) Java
4 9 (6.12%) SQL
5 8 (5.44%) C#
6 1 (0.68%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 25 (17.01%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (3.40%) Hyper-V
1 5 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.04%) Puppet
2 2 (1.36%) cPanel
Vendors
1 45 (30.61%) Google
2 21 (14.29%) Zend
3 15 (10.20%) Microsoft
4 11 (7.48%) Facebook
5 8 (5.44%) Twitter
6 5 (3.40%) Oracle
6 5 (3.40%) VMware
7 3 (2.04%) Perforce
8 2 (1.36%) Adobe
9 1 (0.68%) Draytek
9 1 (0.68%) hybris
9 1 (0.68%) NETGEAR
9 1 (0.68%) Veeam
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