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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank - 66 -
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.73% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 4.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
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
153 130 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 19.47% 15.76% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 105 103 122
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,150
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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Yii
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) W3C
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
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%) PHP4
3 1 (33.33%) Magento

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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%) Apache
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
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Magento Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Yii
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) W3C
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) PHP4
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £0 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
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