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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 110 134 145
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +11
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 76 50 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.95% 1.31% 1.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.97% 6.04% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 64 34 40
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 £20,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,550 £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
693 828 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.76% 21.77% 19.56%
Number of salaries quoted 594 690 660
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +9 9 £27,500 -17.29%
Cheadle +12 5 £28,000 +1.81%
Salford - 3 £29,000 -
Altrincham +4 2 £24,000 -12.72% 1
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 171 (92.93%) CSS
2 170 (92.39%) HTML
3 158 (85.87%) JavaScript
4 121 (65.76%) PHP
5 107 (58.15%) jQuery
6 80 (43.48%) Git (software)
7 78 (42.39%) MySQL
8 73 (39.67%) CMS
9 72 (39.13%) HTML5
10 63 (34.24%) CSS3
11 61 (33.15%) Web Design
12 56 (30.43%) Marketing
13 47 (25.54%) E-Commerce
14 43 (23.37%) MVC
15 38 (20.65%) Sass
16 37 (20.11%) Magento
17 36 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
18 34 (18.48%) Responsive Web Design
19 33 (17.93%) User Experience
20 29 (15.76%) OOP
21 28 (15.22%) Backbone.js
22 27 (14.67%) Photoshop
22 27 (14.67%) Adobe
22 27 (14.67%) CodeIgniter
23 26 (14.13%) Degree
24 25 (13.59%) SEO
25 24 (13.04%) Linux
25 24 (13.04%) OO
26 23 (12.50%) Facebook
26 23 (12.50%) PhoneGap

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 73 (39.67%) CMS
2 18 (9.78%) Joomla!
3 17 (9.24%) Drupal
3 17 (9.24%) Umbraco
4 14 (7.61%) IIS
5 8 (4.35%) Node.js
5 8 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (2.17%) nginx
7 2 (1.09%) Moodle
7 2 (1.09%) ExpressionEngine
7 2 (1.09%) Apache
7 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (14.67%) Photoshop
2 13 (7.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (5.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (2.17%) InDesign
4 4 (2.17%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.54%) MS Office
5 1 (0.54%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.54%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 37 (20.11%) Magento
2 2 (1.09%) Shopify
3 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.43%) Internet
2 7 (3.80%) SSH
3 5 (2.72%) HTTP
4 4 (2.17%) Intranet
4 4 (2.17%) IPsec
4 4 (2.17%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (42.39%) MySQL
2 10 (5.43%) Big Data
3 6 (3.26%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.09%) Redis
4 2 (1.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 80 (43.48%) Git (software)
2 21 (11.41%) Subversion
3 11 (5.98%) Flash Builder
3 11 (5.98%) MSBuild
3 11 (5.98%) Grunt
4 9 (4.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (4.89%) JIRA
5 6 (3.26%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 56 (30.43%) Marketing
2 11 (5.98%) Advertising
3 8 (4.35%) Retail
4 4 (2.17%) Legal
4 4 (2.17%) Games
4 4 (2.17%) Finance
5 2 (1.09%) Law
6 1 (0.54%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.54%) French Language
6 1 (0.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 152 (82.61%) Developer
2 61 (33.15%) PHP Developer
3 53 (28.80%) Front-End Developer
4 46 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 22 (11.96%) Junior
5 22 (11.96%) Junior Developer
6 18 (9.78%) Junior PHP Developer
6 18 (9.78%) Designer
7 14 (7.61%) Web Designer
8 12 (6.52%) Senior Developer
9 11 (5.98%) Senior Web Developer
9 11 (5.98%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
9 11 (5.98%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 10 (5.43%) Front-End Web Developer
10 10 (5.43%) .NET Developer
10 10 (5.43%) UI Designer
11 7 (3.80%) PHP Web Developer
11 7 (3.80%) WordPress Developer
12 6 (3.26%) Senior .NET Web Developer
12 6 (3.26%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (92.93%) CSS
2 170 (92.39%) HTML
3 107 (58.15%) jQuery
4 72 (39.13%) HTML5
5 63 (34.24%) CSS3
6 38 (20.65%) Sass
7 28 (15.22%) Backbone.js
8 27 (14.67%) CodeIgniter
9 23 (12.50%) PhoneGap
10 22 (11.96%) Corona SDK
11 19 (10.33%) AngularJS
12 18 (9.78%) Web Services
13 17 (9.24%) .NET
13 17 (9.24%) ASP.NET
14 16 (8.70%) LAMP
14 16 (8.70%) XML
14 16 (8.70%) Laravel
15 15 (8.15%) Ajax
16 14 (7.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 13 (7.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.93%) User Experience
2 17 (9.24%) Graphic Design
3 11 (5.98%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.80%) Photography
5 6 (3.26%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.72%) Social Media
7 4 (2.17%) W3C
7 4 (2.17%) Cryptography
7 4 (2.17%) PKI
7 4 (2.17%) Blog
8 3 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.09%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.09%) Open Source
10 1 (0.54%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.04%) Linux
2 10 (5.43%) Windows
3 5 (2.72%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.72%) Android
4 4 (2.17%) CentOS
5 2 (1.09%) Debian
5 2 (1.09%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (33.15%) Web Design
2 47 (25.54%) E-Commerce
3 43 (23.37%) MVC
4 36 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (18.48%) Responsive Web Design
6 29 (15.76%) OOP
7 25 (13.59%) SEO
8 24 (13.04%) OO
9 20 (10.87%) Web Development
10 17 (9.24%) Email Marketing
10 17 (9.24%) Online Marketing
11 15 (8.15%) OO PHP
12 14 (7.61%) Digital Marketing
13 13 (7.07%) Scrum
13 13 (7.07%) Analytics
14 11 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (5.43%) Time Management
16 8 (4.35%) TDD
17 6 (3.26%) Systems Analysis
17 6 (3.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 158 (85.87%) JavaScript
2 121 (65.76%) PHP
3 22 (11.96%) SQL
4 17 (9.24%) C#
5 11 (5.98%) PHP5
6 10 (5.43%) C++
7 6 (3.26%) Java
8 4 (2.17%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.17%) C
9 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (14.13%) Degree
2 1 (0.54%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.26%) QA
2 2 (1.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.17%) Puppet
2 3 (1.63%) Vagrant
2 3 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.09%) Plesk
Vendors
1 27 (14.67%) Adobe
2 23 (12.50%) Facebook
3 16 (8.70%) Twitter
4 14 (7.61%) Zend
5 13 (7.07%) Sitecore
6 10 (5.43%) Google
7 6 (3.26%) Perforce
7 6 (3.26%) Oracle
8 4 (2.17%) Apple
8 4 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.17%) EPiServer
8 4 (2.17%) Eloqua
9 1 (0.54%) Microsoft
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