The first table below looks at the demand for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 55 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.74% - 0.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.63% - 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £28,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
Application Platforms Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
71 74 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.10% 17.62% 23.01%
Number of salaries quoted 63 62 86
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £24,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £68,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WordPress
Tyne and Wear

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
3 3 (60.00%) Laravel
3 3 (60.00%) Adobe
3 3 (60.00%) Drupal
3 3 (60.00%) Analytics
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Advertising
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Content Management
4 2 (40.00%) Web Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) CMS
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Zend
4 2 (40.00%) Social Media
4 2 (40.00%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) CakePHP
5 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (20.00%) Facebook
5 1 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Magento
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) XSL

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (60.00%) Drupal
2 2 (40.00%) CMS
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Advertising
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 3 (60.00%) Laravel
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) CakePHP
4 1 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) XSL
4 1 (20.00%) Flash
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) COM
4 1 (20.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Social Media
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Web Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) Zend
3 1 (20.00%) Facebook
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Google
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £24,000 per annum (plus excellent benefits package and paid overtime)
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Bonus and Healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Paid professional membership subscriptions
Posted: 18 days ago