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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank - - 56
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - - 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
WordPress
Tyne and Wear

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
134 49 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 26.38% 13.24% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 106 48 75
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,950 £45,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 18 December 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 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) RESTful
3 5 (62.50%) Open Source
3 5 (62.50%) Web Analytics
3 5 (62.50%) Zend
3 5 (62.50%) CakePHP
3 5 (62.50%) Drupal
3 5 (62.50%) CMS
3 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
3 5 (62.50%) Banking
3 5 (62.50%) Content Management
3 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) Laravel
3 5 (62.50%) Adobe CQ
3 5 (62.50%) Analytics
3 5 (62.50%) Adobe
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (12.50%) COM
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) XSL
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) OO

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 5 (62.50%) CMS
1 5 (62.50%) Drupal
1 5 (62.50%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) RESTful
2 5 (62.50%) Laravel
2 5 (62.50%) CakePHP
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) XSL
4 1 (12.50%) WinForms
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) COM
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Sass
4 1 (12.50%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Content Management
1 5 (62.50%) Web Analytics
1 5 (62.50%) Analytics
1 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Adobe
1 5 (62.50%) Zend
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft