The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 56 65 55
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.63% 0.64% 1.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.17% 3.05% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +12.06%
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 Merseyside region.

Application Platforms Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
138 131 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 28.93% 21.10% 18.83%
Number of salaries quoted 70 121 72
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

WordPress
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Merseyside region.

WordPress Salary Trend in Merseyside

WordPress
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 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
Liverpool +13 3 £25,000 -23.07% 2
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 3 (75.00%) PHP5
3 2 (50.00%) SEO
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (50.00%) Laravel
3 2 (50.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) Grunt
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Grunt
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Laravel
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) PHP5
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
Liverpool, Lancashire
Little Ego
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool, North West
Little Ego
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000
Posted: 23 days ago