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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 113 106 122
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 72 83 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.00% 2.32% 1.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.86% 12.85% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 59 68 67
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,700 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
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
607 646 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.83% 18.02% 19.69%
Number of salaries quoted 517 508 655
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Bury +2 5 £24,000 -38.46% 2
Sale - 2 £28,750 -
Salford +7 1 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Bolton - 1 - -
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 85 (75.22%) HTML
2 83 (73.45%) PHP
3 78 (69.03%) CSS
4 67 (59.29%) JavaScript
5 58 (51.33%) Web Development
6 51 (45.13%) jQuery
7 46 (40.71%) HTML5
8 44 (38.94%) Marketing
9 43 (38.05%) MySQL
10 38 (33.63%) Git (software)
11 34 (30.09%) SEO
12 32 (28.32%) Google
13 30 (26.55%) CSS3
14 25 (22.12%) Sass
14 25 (22.12%) CMS
15 23 (20.35%) Google Analytics
15 23 (20.35%) Analytics
16 22 (19.47%) Magento
16 22 (19.47%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (18.58%) Digital Marketing
17 21 (18.58%) Linux
18 20 (17.70%) E-Commerce
19 19 (16.81%) MVC
20 18 (15.93%) Web Services
21 17 (15.04%) Degree
21 17 (15.04%) Responsive Web Design
22 16 (14.16%) Front End Development
23 15 (13.27%) Content Management
24 14 (12.39%) Microsoft
25 13 (11.50%) DevOps

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 25 (22.12%) CMS
2 9 (7.96%) Drupal
3 7 (6.19%) Moodle
4 6 (5.31%) Apache
4 6 (5.31%) Joomla!
5 5 (4.42%) IIS
6 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (7.96%) Photoshop
2 8 (7.08%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.08%) MS Office
3 4 (3.54%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.65%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.88%) InDesign
5 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (19.47%) Magento
2 4 (3.54%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 23 (20.35%) Google Analytics
2 9 (7.96%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.54%) AdWords
4 2 (1.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.31%) Internet
2 5 (4.42%) Firewall
3 2 (1.77%) Skype
4 1 (0.88%) DHCP
4 1 (0.88%) DNS
4 1 (0.88%) Extranet
4 1 (0.88%) Intranet
4 1 (0.88%) LAN
4 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (38.05%) MySQL
2 4 (3.54%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 38 (33.63%) Git (software)
2 13 (11.50%) Grunt
3 6 (5.31%) Subversion
4 4 (3.54%) gulp
4 4 (3.54%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.54%) Phing
5 3 (2.65%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.77%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.77%) Vagrant
General
1 44 (38.94%) Marketing
2 6 (5.31%) Advertising
3 5 (4.42%) Finance
4 3 (2.65%) Brand Awareness
4 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 75 (66.37%) Developer
2 55 (48.67%) PHP Developer
3 44 (38.94%) Web Developer
4 33 (29.20%) PHP Web Developer
5 18 (15.93%) JavaScript Developer
6 17 (15.04%) HTML Developer
7 14 (12.39%) HTML CSS Developer
8 13 (11.50%) SEO Executive
8 13 (11.50%) WordPress Developer
9 11 (9.73%) Senior Developer
10 10 (8.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (8.85%) Lead Developer
10 10 (8.85%) MySQL Developer
10 10 (8.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 9 (7.96%) Lead PHP Developer
12 7 (6.19%) Senior PHP Developer
13 6 (5.31%) Senior Web Developer
14 5 (4.42%) Applications Developer
14 5 (4.42%) Digital Executive
14 5 (4.42%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (75.22%) HTML
2 78 (69.03%) CSS
3 51 (45.13%) jQuery
4 46 (40.71%) HTML5
5 30 (26.55%) CSS3
6 25 (22.12%) Sass
7 18 (15.93%) Web Services
8 13 (11.50%) XML
9 12 (10.62%) Symfony
10 11 (9.73%) AngularJS
10 11 (9.73%) Laravel
11 10 (8.85%) JSON
12 9 (7.96%) Zurb Foundation
13 8 (7.08%) .NET
14 7 (6.19%) LAMP
14 7 (6.19%) Node.js
15 6 (5.31%) Ajax
15 6 (5.31%) CodeIgniter
16 4 (3.54%) Ember.js
17 3 (2.65%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.47%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.19%) Smartphone
2 7 (6.19%) Social Media
3 6 (5.31%) iPad
4 4 (3.54%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.54%) Blog
4 4 (3.54%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.65%) Copywriting
5 3 (2.65%) Social Network
6 2 (1.77%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.88%) User Experience
7 1 (0.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.58%) Linux
2 10 (8.85%) Windows
3 4 (3.54%) Android
3 4 (3.54%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.77%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (51.33%) Web Development
2 34 (30.09%) SEO
3 23 (20.35%) Analytics
4 21 (18.58%) Digital Marketing
5 20 (17.70%) E-Commerce
6 19 (16.81%) MVC
7 17 (15.04%) Responsive Web Design
8 16 (14.16%) Front End Development
9 15 (13.27%) Content Management
10 13 (11.50%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (11.50%) DevOps
11 12 (10.62%) OOP
12 11 (9.73%) Link Building
13 9 (7.96%) B2B
13 9 (7.96%) Mentoring
14 8 (7.08%) Pay per click
15 7 (6.19%) Open Source
16 6 (5.31%) Cross-Browser Testing
16 6 (5.31%) OO PHP
17 5 (4.42%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 83 (73.45%) PHP
2 67 (59.29%) JavaScript
3 9 (7.96%) Java
4 8 (7.08%) C#
4 8 (7.08%) SQL
5 2 (1.77%) CoffeeScript
5 2 (1.77%) ES6
5 2 (1.77%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 17 (15.04%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (4.42%) Hyper-V
1 5 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.54%) Puppet
2 2 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.88%) cPanel
Vendors
1 32 (28.32%) Google
2 14 (12.39%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.62%) Zend
4 6 (5.31%) Facebook
5 5 (4.42%) Oracle
5 5 (4.42%) Twitter
5 5 (4.42%) VMware
6 3 (2.65%) Adobe
7 1 (0.88%) Draytek
7 1 (0.88%) NETGEAR
7 1 (0.88%) Veeam
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000.00 per annum + negotiable on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 15 days ago
Greater Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: 23 days ago
Altrincham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Bury
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits & Pension
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