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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 123 144 158
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +14
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 69 44 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.81% 1.09% 0.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.99% 5.56% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 55 27 26
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,800 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £42,500
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
691 791 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 18.11% 19.62% 18.98%
Number of salaries quoted 591 638 642
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £24,400 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £51,500
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 31 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 31 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
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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
Cheadle +13 5 £28,000 +1.81% 1
Salford - 5 £29,000 -
Stockport +11 4 £23,500 -27.69%
Altrincham - 2 £24,000 -
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 162 (94.19%) HTML
2 160 (93.02%) CSS
3 146 (84.88%) JavaScript
4 118 (68.60%) PHP
5 104 (60.47%) jQuery
6 77 (44.77%) MySQL
7 69 (40.12%) Git (software)
8 67 (38.95%) HTML5
9 63 (36.63%) CMS
10 58 (33.72%) CSS3
11 53 (30.81%) Marketing
12 51 (29.65%) Web Design
13 34 (19.77%) Magento
13 34 (19.77%) User Experience
13 34 (19.77%) MVC
13 34 (19.77%) E-Commerce
14 31 (18.02%) Sass
15 30 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
16 28 (16.28%) Photoshop
17 27 (15.70%) Adobe
17 27 (15.70%) Web Development
18 26 (15.12%) Responsive Web Design
19 25 (14.53%) Degree
19 25 (14.53%) CodeIgniter
19 25 (14.53%) OOP
20 24 (13.95%) SQL
20 24 (13.95%) Backbone.js
21 23 (13.37%) AngularJS
22 22 (12.79%) Linux
23 20 (11.63%) Analytics

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 63 (36.63%) CMS
2 20 (11.63%) Joomla!
3 19 (11.05%) Drupal
4 14 (8.14%) Umbraco
5 10 (5.81%) IIS
6 8 (4.65%) Node.js
7 4 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (2.33%) nginx
8 2 (1.16%) Moodle
8 2 (1.16%) ExpressionEngine
8 2 (1.16%) Apache
Applications
1 28 (16.28%) Photoshop
2 16 (9.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (6.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (2.33%) InDesign
4 4 (2.33%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (1.16%) MS Office
6 1 (0.58%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 34 (19.77%) Magento
2 2 (1.16%) Shopify
3 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.81%) Internet
2 7 (4.07%) SSH
3 4 (2.33%) OpenVPN
3 4 (2.33%) IPsec
3 4 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (44.77%) MySQL
2 17 (9.88%) Big Data
3 4 (2.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.16%) Redis
5 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 69 (40.12%) Git (software)
2 19 (11.05%) Subversion
3 11 (6.40%) Flash Builder
4 9 (5.23%) JIRA
5 8 (4.65%) MSBuild
5 8 (4.65%) Grunt
6 6 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.91%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (1.16%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.58%) Phing
General
1 53 (30.81%) Marketing
2 15 (8.72%) Advertising
3 7 (4.07%) Retail
4 4 (2.33%) Legal
4 4 (2.33%) Games
4 4 (2.33%) Finance
5 2 (1.16%) Law
6 1 (0.58%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.58%) French Language
6 1 (0.58%) German Language
Job Titles
1 138 (80.23%) Developer
2 56 (32.56%) PHP Developer
3 45 (26.16%) Web Developer
3 45 (26.16%) Front-End Developer
4 24 (13.95%) Junior
4 24 (13.95%) Junior Developer
5 21 (12.21%) Designer
6 19 (11.05%) Junior PHP Developer
7 14 (8.14%) Web Designer
8 13 (7.56%) UI Designer
9 12 (6.98%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
9 12 (6.98%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.23%) Senior Web Developer
10 9 (5.23%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 9 (5.23%) Front-End Web Developer
11 7 (4.07%) WordPress Developer
11 7 (4.07%) .NET Developer
12 6 (3.49%) Trainer
12 6 (3.49%) PHP Web Developer
13 4 (2.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (94.19%) HTML
2 160 (93.02%) CSS
3 104 (60.47%) jQuery
4 67 (38.95%) HTML5
5 58 (33.72%) CSS3
6 31 (18.02%) Sass
7 25 (14.53%) CodeIgniter
8 24 (13.95%) Backbone.js
9 23 (13.37%) AngularJS
10 18 (10.47%) LAMP
11 17 (9.88%) Laravel
11 17 (9.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (9.30%) Ajax
12 16 (9.30%) XML
13 14 (8.14%) Web Services
13 14 (8.14%) .NET
13 14 (8.14%) ASP.NET
13 14 (8.14%) LESS
14 11 (6.40%) Ember.js
14 11 (6.40%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 34 (19.77%) User Experience
2 15 (8.72%) Graphic Design
3 11 (6.40%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.07%) Photography
5 6 (3.49%) Social Media
6 4 (2.33%) W3C
6 4 (2.33%) Cryptography
6 4 (2.33%) PKI
7 3 (1.74%) Blog
8 2 (1.16%) Open Source
8 2 (1.16%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.16%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.79%) Linux
2 6 (3.49%) Windows
3 5 (2.91%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.91%) Android
4 4 (2.33%) CentOS
5 2 (1.16%) Debian
5 2 (1.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (29.65%) Web Design
2 34 (19.77%) E-Commerce
2 34 (19.77%) MVC
3 30 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (15.70%) Web Development
5 26 (15.12%) Responsive Web Design
6 25 (14.53%) OOP
7 20 (11.63%) SEO
7 20 (11.63%) Analytics
8 17 (9.88%) OO
8 17 (9.88%) Online Marketing
9 14 (8.14%) Digital Marketing
10 12 (6.98%) Email Marketing
11 10 (5.81%) Scrum
11 10 (5.81%) Time Management
12 8 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (4.65%) OO PHP
13 6 (3.49%) Project Planning
13 6 (3.49%) Systems Analysis
13 6 (3.49%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 146 (84.88%) JavaScript
2 118 (68.60%) PHP
3 24 (13.95%) SQL
4 14 (8.14%) C#
5 12 (6.98%) C++
6 7 (4.07%) PHP5
7 6 (3.49%) Java
7 6 (3.49%) C
8 4 (2.33%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (14.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.49%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.33%) Puppet
1 4 (2.33%) Vagrant
1 4 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.16%) Plesk
Vendors
1 27 (15.70%) Adobe
2 16 (9.30%) Facebook
2 16 (9.30%) Twitter
3 13 (7.56%) Perforce
4 9 (5.23%) Google
4 9 (5.23%) Zend
4 9 (5.23%) Sitecore
5 6 (3.49%) Apple
5 6 (3.49%) Oracle
6 4 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.33%) EPiServer
6 4 (2.33%) Eloqua
7 2 (1.16%) Microsoft
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