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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 98 136 140
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +4
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 94 43 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.40% 1.15% 1.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.14% 5.18% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 87 27 44
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,800 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+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
774 830 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 19.78% 22.11% 20.23%
Number of salaries quoted 696 714 765
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Stockport +7 14 £27,500 -19.11%
Altrincham +7 2 £24,000 -12.72% 1
Bury +2 1 £24,000 -
Cheadle +1 1 £21,500 -21.81%
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 176 (89.34%) HTML
1 176 (89.34%) CSS
2 169 (85.79%) JavaScript
3 130 (65.99%) PHP
4 111 (56.35%) jQuery
5 94 (47.72%) MySQL
6 84 (42.64%) Git (software)
7 76 (38.58%) CMS
8 73 (37.06%) HTML5
9 64 (32.49%) CSS3
10 62 (31.47%) Web Design
10 62 (31.47%) Marketing
11 59 (29.95%) E-Commerce
12 45 (22.84%) Sass
13 44 (22.34%) MVC
14 42 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
15 41 (20.81%) Magento
16 34 (17.26%) Responsive Web Design
17 32 (16.24%) Corona SDK
17 32 (16.24%) PhoneGap
18 31 (15.74%) SEO
18 31 (15.74%) OOP
18 31 (15.74%) OO
19 29 (14.72%) Linux
20 28 (14.21%) User Experience
20 28 (14.21%) Facebook
21 27 (13.71%) Adobe
21 27 (13.71%) CodeIgniter
22 26 (13.20%) Backbone.js
23 25 (12.69%) Photoshop

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 76 (38.58%) CMS
2 20 (10.15%) Drupal
3 17 (8.63%) Joomla!
3 17 (8.63%) Umbraco
4 14 (7.11%) IIS
5 8 (4.06%) Node.js
5 8 (4.06%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (2.03%) nginx
7 3 (1.52%) ExpressionEngine
8 2 (1.02%) Moodle
8 2 (1.02%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.02%) Apache
Applications
1 25 (12.69%) Photoshop
2 11 (5.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 9 (4.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.52%) InDesign
4 3 (1.52%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.51%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.51%) MS Office
5 1 (0.51%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 41 (20.81%) Magento
2 1 (0.51%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.02%) GitHub
2 1 (0.51%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.08%) Intranet
1 10 (5.08%) Internet
2 7 (3.55%) SSH
3 5 (2.54%) HTTP
4 4 (2.03%) OpenVPN
4 4 (2.03%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (47.72%) MySQL
2 7 (3.55%) Big Data
3 6 (3.05%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.02%) Redis
4 2 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 84 (42.64%) Git (software)
2 25 (12.69%) Subversion
3 11 (5.58%) Grunt
3 11 (5.58%) Flash Builder
3 11 (5.58%) MSBuild
4 9 (4.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (4.57%) JIRA
5 6 (3.05%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.51%) Phing
6 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
General
1 62 (31.47%) Marketing
2 11 (5.58%) Advertising
3 9 (4.57%) Retail
4 4 (2.03%) Games
5 3 (1.52%) Legal
5 3 (1.52%) Finance
6 2 (1.02%) Law
7 1 (0.51%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.51%) French Language
7 1 (0.51%) German Language
Job Titles
1 169 (85.79%) Developer
2 78 (39.59%) PHP Developer
3 56 (28.43%) Front-End Developer
4 46 (23.35%) Web Developer
5 26 (13.20%) Junior
6 24 (12.18%) Junior Developer
7 19 (9.64%) Junior PHP Developer
8 16 (8.12%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 13 (6.60%) PHP Web Developer
9 13 (6.60%) Senior Developer
10 12 (6.09%) Designer
10 12 (6.09%) WordPress Developer
11 11 (5.58%) Web Designer
12 10 (5.08%) Senior Web Developer
12 10 (5.08%) .NET Developer
13 9 (4.57%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
14 7 (3.55%) Front-End Web Developer
15 6 (3.05%) Senior .NET Developer
15 6 (3.05%) .NET Web Developer
15 6 (3.05%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (89.34%) HTML
1 176 (89.34%) CSS
2 111 (56.35%) jQuery
3 73 (37.06%) HTML5
4 64 (32.49%) CSS3
5 45 (22.84%) Sass
6 32 (16.24%) Corona SDK
6 32 (16.24%) PhoneGap
7 27 (13.71%) CodeIgniter
8 26 (13.20%) Backbone.js
9 18 (9.14%) Ajax
9 18 (9.14%) .NET
9 18 (9.14%) Web Services
10 17 (8.63%) ASP.NET
11 16 (8.12%) XML
12 13 (6.60%) AngularJS
12 13 (6.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 13 (6.60%) LINQ
12 13 (6.60%) Laravel
12 13 (6.60%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.21%) User Experience
2 22 (11.17%) Graphic Design
3 10 (5.08%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.57%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.55%) Photography
6 5 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.54%) Social Media
7 4 (2.03%) Cryptography
7 4 (2.03%) PKI
7 4 (2.03%) Blog
7 4 (2.03%) W3C
8 2 (1.02%) Open Source
8 2 (1.02%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.51%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.72%) Linux
2 11 (5.58%) Windows
3 7 (3.55%) Android
3 7 (3.55%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.03%) CentOS
5 2 (1.02%) Debian
5 2 (1.02%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (31.47%) Web Design
2 59 (29.95%) E-Commerce
3 44 (22.34%) MVC
4 42 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (17.26%) Responsive Web Design
6 31 (15.74%) SEO
6 31 (15.74%) OOP
6 31 (15.74%) OO
7 23 (11.68%) Email Marketing
8 21 (10.66%) Web Development
8 21 (10.66%) OO PHP
9 17 (8.63%) Online Marketing
10 14 (7.11%) Scrum
11 12 (6.09%) Digital Marketing
12 11 (5.58%) Time Management
12 11 (5.58%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (5.08%) Analytics
14 9 (4.57%) Waterfall
15 5 (2.54%) Refactoring
15 5 (2.54%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 169 (85.79%) JavaScript
2 130 (65.99%) PHP
3 21 (10.66%) SQL
4 17 (8.63%) C#
5 13 (6.60%) PHP5
6 9 (4.57%) C++
7 5 (2.54%) Java
8 4 (2.03%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.03%) C
9 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (12.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.05%) QA
2 2 (1.02%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.54%) Puppet
2 2 (1.02%) Plesk
3 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.51%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 28 (14.21%) Facebook
2 27 (13.71%) Adobe
3 19 (9.64%) Zend
4 14 (7.11%) Sitecore
4 14 (7.11%) Twitter
5 6 (3.05%) Google
6 5 (2.54%) Oracle
7 4 (2.03%) Eloqua
7 4 (2.03%) EPiServer
7 4 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.03%) Apple
8 3 (1.52%) Perforce
9 1 (0.51%) Microsoft
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