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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 106 105 113
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 90 89 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.44% 2.35% 2.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.66% 13.86% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 77 72 77
Median salary £32,500 £33,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% +2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £26,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +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
659 642 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.90% 16.92% 19.00%
Number of salaries quoted 561 510 635
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 24 August 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 24 August 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
Sale - 4 £30,000 -
Bury 0 2 £28,500 -26.92% 1
Salford +3 1 £27,500 -21.42%
Wigan 0 1 £25,000 -23.07%
Bolton - 1 - -
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 90 (72.00%) HTML
2 88 (70.40%) PHP
3 86 (68.80%) CSS
4 67 (53.60%) JavaScript
5 62 (49.60%) Web Development
6 53 (42.40%) Marketing
7 52 (41.60%) jQuery
8 46 (36.80%) HTML5
9 43 (34.40%) MySQL
10 41 (32.80%) Google
11 39 (31.20%) SEO
12 38 (30.40%) Git (software)
13 36 (28.80%) CMS
14 32 (25.60%) CSS3
15 31 (24.80%) Analytics
15 31 (24.80%) Magento
16 30 (24.00%) Digital Marketing
16 30 (24.00%) Google Analytics
17 28 (22.40%) Sass
18 22 (17.60%) MVC
19 21 (16.80%) Linux
19 21 (16.80%) Degree
20 20 (16.00%) E-Commerce
20 20 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
21 18 (14.40%) Front End Development
22 17 (13.60%) Web Services
22 17 (13.60%) Drupal
22 17 (13.60%) Zend
23 16 (12.80%) DevOps
24 15 (12.00%) Laravel

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 36 (28.80%) CMS
2 17 (13.60%) Drupal
3 12 (9.60%) Joomla!
4 5 (4.00%) Apache
4 5 (4.00%) IIS
4 5 (4.00%) Moodle
5 1 (0.80%) Magnolia
5 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 10 (8.00%) MS Office
2 9 (7.20%) Photoshop
3 5 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.20%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.40%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.80%) InDesign
6 1 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 31 (24.80%) Magento
2 13 (10.40%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.80%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.80%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 30 (24.00%) Google Analytics
2 12 (9.60%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (8.80%) AdWords
4 1 (0.80%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.80%) Internet
2 5 (4.00%) Firewall
3 2 (1.60%) Skype
4 1 (0.80%) DHCP
4 1 (0.80%) DNS
4 1 (0.80%) Extranet
4 1 (0.80%) Intranet
4 1 (0.80%) LAN
4 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.80%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (34.40%) MySQL
2 2 (1.60%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.80%) Big Data
3 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 38 (30.40%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.60%) Grunt
3 6 (4.80%) Subversion
4 4 (3.20%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.20%) Phing
4 4 (3.20%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.40%) gulp
6 2 (1.60%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.80%) PHPUnit
General
1 53 (42.40%) Marketing
2 8 (6.40%) Advertising
3 5 (4.00%) Brand Awareness
4 4 (3.20%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.60%) Finance
6 1 (0.80%) Games
Job Titles
1 82 (65.60%) Developer
2 54 (43.20%) PHP Developer
3 46 (36.80%) Web Developer
4 31 (24.80%) PHP Web Developer
5 14 (11.20%) HTML Developer
6 13 (10.40%) HTML CSS Developer
6 13 (10.40%) JavaScript Developer
6 13 (10.40%) Lead Developer
6 13 (10.40%) SEO Executive
7 12 (9.60%) Lead PHP Developer
7 12 (9.60%) Senior Developer
8 10 (8.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (6.40%) MySQL Developer
9 8 (6.40%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 8 (6.40%) Senior Web Developer
9 8 (6.40%) WordPress Developer
10 7 (5.60%) Digital Executive
10 7 (5.60%) Senior PHP Developer
10 7 (5.60%) SEO Specialist
11 5 (4.00%) PHP Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (72.00%) HTML
2 86 (68.80%) CSS
3 52 (41.60%) jQuery
4 46 (36.80%) HTML5
5 32 (25.60%) CSS3
6 28 (22.40%) Sass
7 17 (13.60%) Web Services
8 15 (12.00%) Laravel
8 15 (12.00%) Symfony
9 10 (8.00%) Zurb Foundation
10 9 (7.20%) AngularJS
10 9 (7.20%) CodeIgniter
10 9 (7.20%) LAMP
10 9 (7.20%) XML
11 8 (6.40%) .NET
12 7 (5.60%) Node.js
13 5 (4.00%) JSON
14 4 (3.20%) Zend Framework
15 3 (2.40%) Ajax
15 3 (2.40%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.20%) Social Media
3 8 (6.40%) Algorithms
3 8 (6.40%) iPad
4 6 (4.80%) Blog
4 6 (4.80%) Digital Media
5 5 (4.00%) Copywriting
5 5 (4.00%) Social Network
6 4 (3.20%) Graphic Design
6 4 (3.20%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.60%) iPhone
7 2 (1.60%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.60%) User Experience
8 1 (0.80%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.80%) Linux
2 10 (8.00%) Windows
3 4 (3.20%) Android
3 4 (3.20%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.60%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.80%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (49.60%) Web Development
2 39 (31.20%) SEO
3 31 (24.80%) Analytics
4 30 (24.00%) Digital Marketing
5 22 (17.60%) MVC
6 20 (16.00%) E-Commerce
7 18 (14.40%) Front End Development
8 16 (12.80%) DevOps
9 15 (12.00%) Content Management
10 14 (11.20%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (10.40%) OOP
12 10 (8.00%) Link Building
13 9 (7.20%) B2B
14 8 (6.40%) Mentoring
14 8 (6.40%) Pay per click
14 8 (6.40%) Responsive Web Design
15 7 (5.60%) Open Source
16 6 (4.80%) OO PHP
17 5 (4.00%) Content Development
17 5 (4.00%) Infographics
Programming Languages
1 88 (70.40%) PHP
2 67 (53.60%) JavaScript
3 11 (8.80%) Java
4 9 (7.20%) SQL
5 8 (6.40%) C#
6 1 (0.80%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 21 (16.80%) Degree
2 1 (0.80%) Analytics IQ
System Software
1 5 (4.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (3.20%) Puppet
2 1 (0.80%) cPanel
Vendors
1 41 (32.80%) Google
2 17 (13.60%) Zend
3 15 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.40%) Facebook
5 7 (5.60%) Twitter
6 5 (4.00%) Oracle
6 5 (4.00%) VMware
7 3 (2.40%) Adobe
8 1 (0.80%) Draytek
8 1 (0.80%) NETGEAR
8 1 (0.80%) Perforce
8 1 (0.80%) Veeam
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