The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 70 71 69
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.84% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.39% 0.78% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% +15.55%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
WordPress
England

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

Application Platforms Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
177 128 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 24.82% 20.95% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 149 104 86
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

WordPress
Salary Trend in the North East

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

WordPress Salary Trend in the North East

WordPress
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Tyne and Wear -9 6 £35,000 +34.61% 2
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) Apache
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) Data Architecture
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) User Experience
3 6 (75.00%) Yii
3 6 (75.00%) OO
3 6 (75.00%) W3C
3 6 (75.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (12.50%) SEO
5 1 (12.50%) NetBeans
5 1 (12.50%) Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) Zend
5 1 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
5 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) PHP5
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby
5 1 (12.50%) Google
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 7 (87.50%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (75.00%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (12.50%) NetBeans
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 7 (87.50%) PHP Web Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 6 (75.00%) Yii
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) XAMPP
4 1 (12.50%) Sass
4 1 (12.50%) LESS
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) W3C
1 6 (75.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Data Architecture
2 6 (75.00%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) SEO
3 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) PHP5
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Google
1 1 (12.50%) Zend
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £ Competetive
Posted: 12 hours ago
County Durham
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago