The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 144 142 138
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 35 45 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.04% 1.36% 1.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.76% 6.35% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 33 34 40
Median salary £31,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,250 £36,400
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +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
608 709 795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 18.07% 21.35% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 529 597 656
Median salary £40,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,550 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Manchester

WordPress
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury +5 5 £24,000 -31.42% 2
Altrincham - 2 £37,500 -
Bolton - 1 £22,500 -
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 73 (79.35%) HTML
2 72 (78.26%) PHP
2 72 (78.26%) CSS
3 60 (65.22%) Web Development
4 58 (63.04%) JavaScript
5 49 (53.26%) jQuery
6 46 (50.00%) MySQL
7 44 (47.83%) HTML5
8 32 (34.78%) Git (software)
9 27 (29.35%) CSS3
10 26 (28.26%) Responsive Web Design
10 26 (28.26%) Marketing
11 21 (22.83%) SEO
12 18 (19.57%) Linux
12 18 (19.57%) XML
13 15 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (16.30%) AngularJS
13 15 (16.30%) Sass
13 15 (16.30%) CMS
13 15 (16.30%) Google
13 15 (16.30%) Magento
14 14 (15.22%) Symfony
15 13 (14.13%) Analytics
16 12 (13.04%) Front End Development
16 12 (13.04%) JSON
16 12 (13.04%) Windows
16 12 (13.04%) OOP
16 12 (13.04%) SQL
16 12 (13.04%) C#
16 12 (13.04%) .NET

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (16.30%) CMS
2 10 (10.87%) Drupal
3 8 (8.70%) IIS
3 8 (8.70%) Node.js
4 7 (7.61%) Apache
4 7 (7.61%) Moodle
5 5 (5.43%) Joomla!
6 3 (3.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.35%) MS Office
3 4 (4.35%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.09%) InDesign
5 1 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (16.30%) Magento
2 3 (3.26%) OpenCart
3 1 (1.09%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.87%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (1.09%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (50.00%) MySQL
2 11 (11.96%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.26%) Big Data
4 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.87%) Grunt
3 9 (9.78%) gulp
4 7 (7.61%) Dreamweaver
4 7 (7.61%) Jenkins
5 6 (6.52%) Subversion
6 4 (4.35%) Phing
7 3 (3.26%) JIRA
8 2 (2.17%) PHPUnit
8 2 (2.17%) Vagrant
General
1 26 (28.26%) Marketing
2 8 (8.70%) Finance
3 3 (3.26%) Legal
4 2 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 74 (80.43%) Developer
2 48 (52.17%) PHP Developer
3 47 (51.09%) Web Developer
4 24 (26.09%) PHP Web Developer
5 19 (20.65%) JavaScript Developer
6 18 (19.57%) HTML Developer
7 16 (17.39%) WordPress Developer
8 15 (16.30%) HTML CSS Developer
9 12 (13.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (10.87%) MySQL Developer
10 10 (10.87%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 6 (6.52%) SEO Executive
12 5 (5.43%) Applications Developer
12 5 (5.43%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 5 (5.43%) PHP Web Applications Developer
12 5 (5.43%) Web Applications Developer
13 4 (4.35%) IT Engineer
13 4 (4.35%) PHP Symfony Developer
13 4 (4.35%) Senior IT Engineer
13 4 (4.35%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (79.35%) HTML
2 72 (78.26%) CSS
3 49 (53.26%) jQuery
4 44 (47.83%) HTML5
5 27 (29.35%) CSS3
6 18 (19.57%) XML
7 15 (16.30%) AngularJS
7 15 (16.30%) Sass
8 14 (15.22%) Symfony
9 12 (13.04%) .NET
9 12 (13.04%) JSON
10 11 (11.96%) Ajax
10 11 (11.96%) Web Services
11 10 (10.87%) LAMP
12 8 (8.70%) Ember.js
13 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET
13 7 (7.61%) Laravel
13 7 (7.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (6.52%) Handlebars
14 6 (6.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.87%) Smartphone
3 6 (6.52%) iPad
4 3 (3.26%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.09%) Blog
5 1 (1.09%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.09%) Social Media
5 1 (1.09%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.57%) Linux
2 12 (13.04%) Windows
3 4 (4.35%) Android
3 4 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (65.22%) Web Development
2 26 (28.26%) Responsive Web Design
3 21 (22.83%) SEO
4 13 (14.13%) Analytics
5 12 (13.04%) Front End Development
5 12 (13.04%) OOP
6 10 (10.87%) MVC
7 9 (9.78%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 9 (9.78%) E-Commerce
8 8 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (8.70%) Open Source
9 7 (7.61%) B2B
9 7 (7.61%) OO
10 6 (6.52%) API Integration
10 6 (6.52%) Content Management
10 6 (6.52%) Link Building
10 6 (6.52%) Web Marketing
11 5 (5.43%) OO PHP
11 5 (5.43%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (4.35%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 72 (78.26%) PHP
2 58 (63.04%) JavaScript
3 12 (13.04%) C#
3 12 (13.04%) SQL
4 9 (9.78%) Java
5 6 (6.52%) CoffeeScript
6 5 (5.43%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.17%) ES6
7 2 (2.17%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 5 (5.43%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (5.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Puppet
2 2 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (16.30%) Google
2 11 (11.96%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.43%) Facebook
3 5 (5.43%) Oracle
4 4 (4.35%) Twitter
4 4 (4.35%) VMware
4 4 (4.35%) Zend
5 3 (3.26%) Atlassian
5 3 (3.26%) Perforce
6 2 (2.17%) Adobe
6 2 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
Manchester, Lancashire
Seriously Connected
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester city centre
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 pa
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 pa
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Posted: 19 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
DataCentred
Salary: Up to £25,000 (Depending on experience) + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bury
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits & Pension
Posted: 20 days ago
Bury
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits & Pension
Posted: 11 days ago