The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 50 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 7 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.68% 0.27% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.94% 1.41% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Median salary £26,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Application Platforms Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
64 71 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.35% 19.09% 34.83%
Number of salaries quoted 54 66 100
Median salary £33,750 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

WordPress
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) Web Development
3 7 (63.64%) CMS
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 6 (54.55%) Magento
4 6 (54.55%) HTML5
5 5 (45.45%) Advertising
5 5 (45.45%) CSS3
5 5 (45.45%) OpenCart
5 5 (45.45%) Java
5 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
6 4 (36.36%) Drupal
7 3 (27.27%) Laravel
7 3 (27.27%) osCommerce
7 3 (27.27%) User Experience
7 3 (27.27%) MySQL
7 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 2 (18.18%) Ajax
8 2 (18.18%) Marketing
8 2 (18.18%) Zend
8 2 (18.18%) OO
8 2 (18.18%) MVC
8 2 (18.18%) SEO
8 2 (18.18%) XML
8 2 (18.18%) jQuery
9 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 7 (63.64%) CMS
2 4 (36.36%) Drupal
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
3 1 (9.09%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Magento
2 5 (45.45%) OpenCart
3 3 (27.27%) osCommerce
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) gulp
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 5 (45.45%) Advertising
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) PHP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) HTML5
3 5 (45.45%) CSS3
4 3 (27.27%) Laravel
5 2 (18.18%) Ajax
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) CakePHP
6 1 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (9.09%) LESS
6 1 (9.09%) Sass
6 1 (9.09%) Sphinx
6 1 (9.09%) Symfony
6 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Web Development
2 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) SEO
5 1 (9.09%) B2B
5 1 (9.09%) Content Management
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Database Optimisation
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
5 1 (9.09%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
5 1 (9.09%) OOP
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Zend
2 1 (9.09%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Sage