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 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 119 163 154
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -9
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 65 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.65% 0.57% 0.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.20% 2.98% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 56 21 21
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £18,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
793 805 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.09% 19.16% 19.87%
Number of salaries quoted 668 696 654
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,400 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
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 11 July 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 11 July 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
(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 - 3 £19,000 - 1
Bury -9 1 £26,000 - 1
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 100 (89.29%) HTML
2 91 (81.25%) CSS
3 90 (80.36%) PHP
4 88 (78.57%) JavaScript
5 65 (58.04%) Magento
6 55 (49.11%) CMS
7 52 (46.43%) jQuery
8 49 (43.75%) MySQL
9 41 (36.61%) E-Commerce
9 41 (36.61%) HTML5
10 36 (32.14%) SEO
11 34 (30.36%) Marketing
12 31 (27.68%) CSS3
13 25 (22.32%) Web Design
14 20 (17.86%) Photoshop
15 19 (16.96%) Drupal
16 17 (15.18%) Responsive Web Design
16 17 (15.18%) Social Media
16 17 (15.18%) MVC
17 15 (13.39%) .NET
18 14 (12.50%) Sitecore
18 14 (12.50%) Google
19 13 (11.61%) SQL
19 13 (11.61%) SQL Server
19 13 (11.61%) XHTML
19 13 (11.61%) OO
20 12 (10.71%) Git (software)
21 11 (9.82%) Web Services
21 11 (9.82%) Project Management
21 11 (9.82%) Digital Marketing

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 55 (49.11%) CMS
2 19 (16.96%) Drupal
3 10 (8.93%) Umbraco
3 10 (8.93%) Sitecore CMS
4 9 (8.04%) IIS
5 7 (6.25%) Apache
5 7 (6.25%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.46%) Facebook Platform
7 4 (3.57%) ExpressionEngine
8 2 (1.79%) Node.js
8 2 (1.79%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.79%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.89%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.89%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 20 (17.86%) Photoshop
2 9 (8.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.79%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.79%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.89%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 65 (58.04%) Magento
2 7 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.57%) DNS
2 2 (1.79%) SSL
2 2 (1.79%) Intranet
3 1 (0.89%) SSH
3 1 (0.89%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.89%) HTTP
3 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (43.75%) MySQL
2 13 (11.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.14%) Subversion
3 3 (2.68%) Grunt
3 3 (2.68%) Sublime Text
4 2 (1.79%) FrontPage
4 2 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.79%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.89%) JIRA
5 1 (0.89%) Dreamweaver
General
1 34 (30.36%) Marketing
2 7 (6.25%) Games
3 5 (4.46%) Advertising
4 3 (2.68%) Finance
4 3 (2.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 102 (91.07%) Developer
2 41 (36.61%) Web Developer
3 38 (33.93%) PHP Developer
4 24 (21.43%) Front-End Developer
5 19 (16.96%) Magento Developer
6 15 (13.39%) Junior
7 14 (12.50%) Junior Developer
8 12 (10.71%) PHP Magento Developer
9 10 (8.93%) Junior Web Developer
10 9 (8.04%) HTML Developer
10 9 (8.04%) WordPress Developer
11 8 (7.14%) Web Designer
11 8 (7.14%) Junior PHP Developer
11 8 (7.14%) Front-End Web Developer
11 8 (7.14%) Designer
12 7 (6.25%) .NET Developer
12 7 (6.25%) SEO Developer
13 5 (4.46%) Senior Developer
13 5 (4.46%) Lead Developer
14 3 (2.68%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (89.29%) HTML
2 91 (81.25%) CSS
3 52 (46.43%) jQuery
4 41 (36.61%) HTML5
5 31 (27.68%) CSS3
6 15 (13.39%) .NET
7 13 (11.61%) XHTML
8 11 (9.82%) Web Services
9 10 (8.93%) ASP.NET
10 9 (8.04%) LINQ
10 9 (8.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (7.14%) Sass
12 7 (6.25%) Ajax
12 7 (6.25%) SOAP
13 6 (5.36%) LAMP
13 6 (5.36%) JSON
14 5 (4.46%) Laravel
15 4 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 3 (2.68%) Yii
16 3 (2.68%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.18%) Social Media
2 9 (8.04%) Open Source
3 7 (6.25%) FMCG
3 7 (6.25%) W3C
4 4 (3.57%) NHS
5 3 (2.68%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.68%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.68%) Xbox
6 2 (1.79%) Copywriting
6 2 (1.79%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.89%) Blog
7 1 (0.89%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.93%) Linux
1 10 (8.93%) Android
1 10 (8.93%) Apple iOS
2 6 (5.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (36.61%) E-Commerce
2 36 (32.14%) SEO
3 25 (22.32%) Web Design
4 17 (15.18%) MVC
4 17 (15.18%) Responsive Web Design
5 13 (11.61%) OO
6 11 (9.82%) Project Management
6 11 (9.82%) Pay per click
6 11 (9.82%) Digital Marketing
7 10 (8.93%) Web Development
7 10 (8.93%) OOP
8 9 (8.04%) Analytics
9 7 (6.25%) OO PHP
10 6 (5.36%) Content Management
11 5 (4.46%) Online Marketing
12 4 (3.57%) UML
12 4 (3.57%) Use Case
12 4 (3.57%) Brand Management
13 3 (2.68%) Email Marketing
13 3 (2.68%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 90 (80.36%) PHP
2 88 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 13 (11.61%) SQL
4 10 (8.93%) C#
5 6 (5.36%) PHP5
6 3 (2.68%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.79%) Ruby
7 2 (1.79%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.89%) Python
8 1 (0.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (5.36%) Degree
2 2 (1.79%) HND
3 1 (0.89%) PhD
3 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.79%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.79%) Plesk
Vendors
1 14 (12.50%) Google
1 14 (12.50%) Sitecore
2 8 (7.14%) Adobe
2 8 (7.14%) Twitter
3 7 (6.25%) Facebook
4 6 (5.36%) Zend
5 4 (3.57%) Sun
5 4 (3.57%) Oracle
6 3 (2.68%) Sony
7 2 (1.79%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.89%) Coveo
Manchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: 25000-35000
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Advantage Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recruiting.uk.com
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits + Relocation
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits + Relocation
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 24 days ago