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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 122 143 163
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +20
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 63 47 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.70% 1.17% 0.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.89% 6.21% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 48 33 23
Average salary £30,250 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.31% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £19,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
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
709 757 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 19.15% 18.81% 19.55%
Number of salaries quoted 596 608 684
Average salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Cheadle - 5 £28,000 -
Salford - 5 £29,000 -
Stockport 0 4 £23,500 -14.54%
Bury +5 1 £35,000 +34.61%
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 150 (93.75%) HTML
2 148 (92.50%) CSS
3 132 (82.50%) JavaScript
4 111 (69.38%) PHP
5 91 (56.88%) jQuery
6 75 (46.88%) MySQL
7 60 (37.50%) HTML5
8 59 (36.88%) Git (software)
9 54 (33.75%) CSS3
10 52 (32.50%) CMS
11 48 (30.00%) Marketing
12 47 (29.38%) Web Design
13 32 (20.00%) Magento
14 30 (18.75%) Sass
14 30 (18.75%) User Experience
14 30 (18.75%) E-Commerce
15 28 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
15 28 (17.50%) Web Development
16 27 (16.88%) MVC
17 24 (15.00%) Photoshop
17 24 (15.00%) Degree
17 24 (15.00%) Analytics
18 23 (14.38%) AngularJS
18 23 (14.38%) SQL
18 23 (14.38%) Adobe
19 21 (13.13%) OOP
19 21 (13.13%) Responsive Web Design
20 20 (12.50%) Big Data
20 20 (12.50%) Linux
20 20 (12.50%) CodeIgniter

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 52 (32.50%) CMS
2 17 (10.63%) Joomla!
3 16 (10.00%) Drupal
4 12 (7.50%) Umbraco
5 9 (5.63%) IIS
6 5 (3.13%) Node.js
7 4 (2.50%) nginx
8 2 (1.25%) Moodle
8 2 (1.25%) ExpressionEngine
8 2 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.25%) Apache
9 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.63%) Kentico
Applications
1 24 (15.00%) Photoshop
2 16 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (7.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (2.50%) InDesign
4 4 (2.50%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (1.25%) MS Office
6 1 (0.63%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 32 (20.00%) Magento
2 2 (1.25%) Shopify
3 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.38%) Internet
1 7 (4.38%) SSH
2 4 (2.50%) OpenVPN
2 4 (2.50%) IPsec
3 1 (0.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (46.88%) MySQL
2 20 (12.50%) Big Data
3 5 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.25%) Redis
5 2 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 59 (36.88%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.13%) Subversion
3 9 (5.63%) JIRA
4 7 (4.38%) Flash Builder
4 7 (4.38%) Grunt
5 6 (3.75%) MSBuild
6 5 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.25%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (1.25%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.63%) Phing
8 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.63%) Axure RP
General
1 48 (30.00%) Marketing
2 16 (10.00%) Advertising
3 5 (3.13%) Retail
4 4 (2.50%) Legal
4 4 (2.50%) Finance
5 3 (1.88%) Games
6 2 (1.25%) Law
7 1 (0.63%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.63%) French Language
7 1 (0.63%) German Language
Job Titles
1 125 (78.13%) Developer
2 51 (31.88%) PHP Developer
3 43 (26.88%) Web Developer
4 39 (24.38%) Front-End Developer
5 21 (13.13%) Designer
6 19 (11.88%) Junior
6 19 (11.88%) Junior Developer
7 15 (9.38%) Junior PHP Developer
8 14 (8.75%) Web Designer
9 13 (8.13%) UI Designer
10 12 (7.50%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
11 11 (6.88%) Senior Developer
12 10 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 10 (6.25%) Front-End Web Developer
13 8 (5.00%) WordPress Developer
14 7 (4.38%) Senior Web Developer
15 6 (3.75%) Trainer
16 5 (3.13%) .NET Developer
16 5 (3.13%) PHP Web Developer
17 4 (2.50%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (93.75%) HTML
2 148 (92.50%) CSS
3 91 (56.88%) jQuery
4 60 (37.50%) HTML5
5 54 (33.75%) CSS3
6 30 (18.75%) Sass
7 23 (14.38%) AngularJS
8 20 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
9 19 (11.88%) LAMP
10 18 (11.25%) Backbone.js
11 17 (10.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (10.00%) Laravel
13 14 (8.75%) LESS
14 13 (8.13%) Ajax
15 12 (7.50%) Web Services
15 12 (7.50%) .NET
15 12 (7.50%) ASP.NET
15 12 (7.50%) Zurb Foundation
16 11 (6.88%) XML
16 11 (6.88%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.75%) User Experience
2 14 (8.75%) Graphic Design
3 8 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.38%) Photography
5 6 (3.75%) Social Media
6 5 (3.13%) W3C
7 4 (2.50%) Cryptography
7 4 (2.50%) PKI
8 2 (1.25%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.25%) Blog
8 2 (1.25%) Open Source
8 2 (1.25%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.50%) Linux
2 5 (3.13%) Windows
3 4 (2.50%) Android
3 4 (2.50%) CentOS
3 4 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.25%) Debian
4 2 (1.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (29.38%) Web Design
2 30 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 28 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (17.50%) Web Development
4 27 (16.88%) MVC
5 24 (15.00%) Analytics
6 21 (13.13%) OOP
6 21 (13.13%) Responsive Web Design
7 18 (11.25%) OO
7 18 (11.25%) SEO
8 17 (10.63%) Online Marketing
9 14 (8.75%) Digital Marketing
10 10 (6.25%) Time Management
11 9 (5.63%) Email Marketing
12 8 (5.00%) Scrum
12 8 (5.00%) OO PHP
13 6 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (3.75%) Project Planning
13 6 (3.75%) Systems Analysis
13 6 (3.75%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 132 (82.50%) JavaScript
2 111 (69.38%) PHP
3 23 (14.38%) SQL
4 13 (8.13%) C++
5 12 (7.50%) C#
6 7 (4.38%) C
6 7 (4.38%) PHP5
7 6 (3.75%) Java
8 4 (2.50%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.75%) QA
2 2 (1.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.50%) Puppet
1 4 (2.50%) Vagrant
1 4 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.25%) Plesk
Vendors
1 23 (14.38%) Adobe
2 16 (10.00%) Perforce
2 16 (10.00%) Twitter
3 14 (8.75%) Facebook
4 9 (5.63%) Google
5 8 (5.00%) Zend
6 7 (4.38%) Oracle
6 7 (4.38%) Sitecore
7 6 (3.75%) Apple
8 4 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.50%) EPiServer
8 4 (2.50%) Eloqua
9 2 (1.25%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.63%) hybris
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