The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 139 165 150
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -15
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 51 30 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.28% 0.73% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.78% 3.82% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 28
Average salary £29,500 £30,000 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% +6.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
752 786 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 18.82% 19.11% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 603 659 684
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
WordPress
North West

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 8 £27,500 - 1
Bury - 1 £26,000 - 1
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 92 (97.87%) HTML
2 82 (87.23%) PHP
3 78 (82.98%) CSS
4 64 (68.09%) JavaScript
5 50 (53.19%) HTML5
6 47 (50.00%) MySQL
7 45 (47.87%) Magento
8 39 (41.49%) SEO
8 39 (41.49%) jQuery
9 38 (40.43%) CMS
10 36 (38.30%) CSS3
11 34 (36.17%) Marketing
12 24 (25.53%) E-Commerce
13 22 (23.40%) Photoshop
13 22 (23.40%) Digital Marketing
14 21 (22.34%) Web Design
15 20 (21.28%) Open Source
16 19 (20.21%) Drupal
17 18 (19.15%) Social Media
18 17 (18.09%) Adobe
19 15 (15.96%) Pay per click
19 15 (15.96%) Responsive Web Design
20 14 (14.89%) Adobe Illustrator
21 13 (13.83%) Project Management
21 13 (13.83%) Web Development
22 10 (10.64%) JSON
22 10 (10.64%) XHTML
23 9 (9.57%) Git (software)
24 8 (8.51%) Sass
24 8 (8.51%) Android

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 38 (40.43%) CMS
2 19 (20.21%) Drupal
3 6 (6.38%) Apache
4 3 (3.19%) IIS
4 3 (3.19%) Joomla!
4 3 (3.19%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (3.19%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.06%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 22 (23.40%) Photoshop
2 14 (14.89%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (3.19%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 45 (47.87%) Magento
2 3 (3.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) DNS
2 3 (3.19%) SSL
3 1 (1.06%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.06%) HTTP
3 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.06%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (50.00%) MySQL
2 7 (7.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.45%) Subversion
3 3 (3.19%) Sublime Text
4 2 (2.13%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.06%) Grunt
5 1 (1.06%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (36.17%) Marketing
2 8 (8.51%) Advertising
3 3 (3.19%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.19%) Games
4 2 (2.13%) Finance
5 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 86 (91.49%) Developer
2 43 (45.74%) Web Developer
3 22 (23.40%) Front-End Developer
4 16 (17.02%) Junior
4 16 (17.02%) PHP Developer
5 15 (15.96%) Junior Developer
6 14 (14.89%) WordPress Developer
7 10 (10.64%) Junior Web Developer
8 9 (9.57%) PHP Magento Developer
9 7 (7.45%) Front-End Web Developer
10 6 (6.38%) Senior Developer
11 5 (5.32%) Web Designer
11 5 (5.32%) Designer
12 4 (4.26%) Junior PHP Developer
12 4 (4.26%) Technical Manager
12 4 (4.26%) HTML Developer
12 4 (4.26%) Technical Project Manager
12 4 (4.26%) Project Manager
13 3 (3.19%) Junior Front-End Developer
13 3 (3.19%) SEO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (97.87%) HTML
2 78 (82.98%) CSS
3 50 (53.19%) HTML5
4 39 (41.49%) jQuery
5 36 (38.30%) CSS3
6 10 (10.64%) JSON
6 10 (10.64%) XHTML
7 8 (8.51%) Sass
8 7 (7.45%) LAMP
9 4 (4.26%) Ajax
9 4 (4.26%) Symfony
9 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET
9 4 (4.26%) Web Services
9 4 (4.26%) .NET
10 3 (3.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (3.19%) LINQ
11 2 (2.13%) LESS
12 1 (1.06%) AngularJS
12 1 (1.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.28%) Open Source
2 18 (19.15%) Social Media
3 8 (8.51%) W3C
4 4 (4.26%) NHS
5 3 (3.19%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.19%) Xbox
5 3 (3.19%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.19%) Taxonomies
5 3 (3.19%) Graphic Design
5 3 (3.19%) FMCG
6 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.06%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.51%) Android
1 8 (8.51%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.06%) Windows
2 1 (1.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.49%) SEO
2 24 (25.53%) E-Commerce
3 22 (23.40%) Digital Marketing
4 21 (22.34%) Web Design
5 15 (15.96%) Pay per click
5 15 (15.96%) Responsive Web Design
6 13 (13.83%) Project Management
6 13 (13.83%) Web Development
7 8 (8.51%) MVC
8 6 (6.38%) Email Marketing
9 4 (4.26%) OOP
9 4 (4.26%) OO
9 4 (4.26%) Web Application Development
10 3 (3.19%) Analytics
10 3 (3.19%) Content Management
10 3 (3.19%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.19%) Web Accessibility
10 3 (3.19%) Information Architecture
11 2 (2.13%) TDD
11 2 (2.13%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 82 (87.23%) PHP
2 64 (68.09%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.19%) C#
3 3 (3.19%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.13%) Ruby
4 2 (2.13%) PHP5
4 2 (2.13%) SQL
5 1 (1.06%) Python
5 1 (1.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (3.19%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) Plesk
Vendors
1 17 (18.09%) Adobe
2 5 (5.32%) Zend
2 5 (5.32%) Google
3 4 (4.26%) Sun
3 4 (4.26%) Oracle
4 3 (3.19%) Facebook
4 3 (3.19%) Twitter
4 3 (3.19%) Sony
4 3 (3.19%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.06%) Coveo
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