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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 79 67 68
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 2 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.26% 0.96% 0.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.30% 6.72% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £27,500 £27,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £31,750 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.09% +1.66%
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
154 119 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 20.10% 14.32% 21.75%
Number of salaries quoted 120 91 127
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £24,400 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

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 28 August 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 -10 2 £27,500 -3.50% 3
WordPress
England

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Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Web Accessibility
2 2 (66.67%) XHTML
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) PHP5
3 1 (33.33%) PHP4
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) MODX
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Magento

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Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) MODX
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
1 1 (33.33%) PHP Magento Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) PHP5
3 1 (33.33%) PHP4
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
Stockton-on-Tees
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago