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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 121 131 172
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +41
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 44 56 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.36% 1.45% 0.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.34% 7.40% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 33 40 18
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £17,500 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £36,400 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
694 757 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.46% 19.67% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 585 623 725
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £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 29 May 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 May 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
Salford - 4 £30,000 -
Stockport +3 2 - -
Bury +2 1 £35,000 +34.61% 1
Oldham - 1 £19,000 -
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 110 (91.67%) HTML
2 107 (89.17%) CSS
3 92 (76.67%) JavaScript
4 85 (70.83%) PHP
5 60 (50.00%) jQuery
6 52 (43.33%) MySQL
7 45 (37.50%) HTML5
8 43 (35.83%) CSS3
9 33 (27.50%) Git (software)
10 30 (25.00%) Marketing
11 29 (24.17%) Magento
12 28 (23.33%) AngularJS
13 26 (21.67%) Analytics
13 26 (21.67%) Web Development
13 26 (21.67%) CMS
14 25 (20.83%) User Experience
15 23 (19.17%) Sass
15 23 (19.17%) Big Data
15 23 (19.17%) Web Design
15 23 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (15.83%) Degree
16 19 (15.83%) Perforce
17 16 (13.33%) Ember.js
17 16 (13.33%) SEO
18 15 (12.50%) E-Commerce
18 15 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 14 (11.67%) Photoshop
19 14 (11.67%) LAMP
19 14 (11.67%) Drupal
20 13 (10.83%) Adobe Illustrator

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 26 (21.67%) CMS
2 14 (11.67%) Drupal
3 7 (5.83%) Joomla!
4 6 (5.00%) nginx
5 4 (3.33%) Apache
6 3 (2.50%) Node.js
7 2 (1.67%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.67%) Moodle
7 2 (1.67%) SilverStripe
8 1 (0.83%) Kentico
8 1 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (11.67%) Photoshop
2 13 (10.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (3.33%) InDesign
3 4 (3.33%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (1.67%) MS Office
4 2 (1.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 29 (24.17%) Magento
2 2 (1.67%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.33%) IPsec
1 4 (3.33%) OpenVPN
2 1 (0.83%) SSH
2 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (43.33%) MySQL
2 23 (19.17%) Big Data
3 10 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 33 (27.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.33%) Subversion
3 3 (2.50%) Grunt
3 3 (2.50%) JIRA
4 2 (1.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.83%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.83%) Flash Builder
5 1 (0.83%) Phing
General
1 30 (25.00%) Marketing
2 6 (5.00%) Advertising
3 4 (3.33%) Legal
3 4 (3.33%) Finance
4 2 (1.67%) Games
4 2 (1.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 90 (75.00%) Developer
2 43 (35.83%) PHP Developer
3 34 (28.33%) Web Developer
4 30 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
5 18 (15.00%) Designer
6 15 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
7 12 (10.00%) UI Designer
8 11 (9.17%) Web Designer
9 9 (7.50%) Senior Developer
10 8 (6.67%) WordPress Developer
11 7 (5.83%) Junior Developer
11 7 (5.83%) Senior PHP Developer
11 7 (5.83%) Junior
12 6 (5.00%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
13 4 (3.33%) Administrator
13 4 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
13 4 (3.33%) PHP Web Developer
13 4 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
13 4 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 4 (3.33%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (91.67%) HTML
2 107 (89.17%) CSS
3 60 (50.00%) jQuery
4 45 (37.50%) HTML5
5 43 (35.83%) CSS3
6 28 (23.33%) AngularJS
7 23 (19.17%) Sass
8 16 (13.33%) Ember.js
9 15 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 14 (11.67%) LAMP
11 13 (10.83%) LESS
12 12 (10.00%) Ajax
13 11 (9.17%) Zurb Foundation
14 10 (8.33%) Backbone.js
15 9 (7.50%) Symfony
15 9 (7.50%) Laravel
16 8 (6.67%) CakePHP
17 6 (5.00%) Web Services
17 6 (5.00%) PhoneGap
18 5 (4.17%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.83%) User Experience
2 8 (6.67%) Graphic Design
3 6 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.00%) Social Media
4 4 (3.33%) PKI
4 4 (3.33%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.67%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.83%) Photography
6 1 (0.83%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.83%) Linux
2 6 (5.00%) CentOS
3 4 (3.33%) Ubuntu
3 4 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.33%) Android
4 2 (1.67%) Debian
4 2 (1.67%) Windows
4 2 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.67%) Analytics
1 26 (21.67%) Web Development
2 23 (19.17%) Web Design
2 23 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.33%) SEO
4 15 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 11 (9.17%) Online Marketing
6 10 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (8.33%) OOP
6 10 (8.33%) OO
7 9 (7.50%) MVC
8 8 (6.67%) TDD
9 6 (5.00%) Content Management
9 6 (5.00%) Mobile Development
10 5 (4.17%) Software Engineering
11 4 (3.33%) Email Marketing
11 4 (3.33%) Open Source
12 3 (2.50%) Systems Analysis
12 3 (2.50%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 92 (76.67%) JavaScript
2 85 (70.83%) PHP
3 10 (8.33%) C++
3 10 (8.33%) SQL
4 9 (7.50%) C
5 5 (4.17%) Java
6 4 (3.33%) C#
6 4 (3.33%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.50%) PHP5
8 2 (1.67%) Python
8 2 (1.67%) Perl
8 2 (1.67%) VB
8 2 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (15.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.33%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.33%) Vagrant
1 4 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (15.83%) Perforce
2 13 (10.83%) Twitter
3 8 (6.67%) Google
4 7 (5.83%) Zend
4 7 (5.83%) Adobe
5 6 (5.00%) Apple
6 4 (3.33%) Oracle
6 4 (3.33%) Facebook
7 2 (1.67%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.83%) hybris
8 1 (0.83%) Sitecore
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