The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 North East region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 70 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.62% - 0.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.20% - 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £27,500 - £25,250
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 - £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £28,300 - £25,450
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
Application Platforms Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
119 117 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 14.82% 17.92% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 100 104 136
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WordPress
England

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 22 July 2014. 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 - 4 £28,000 - 7
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) RESTful
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) Advertising
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) Adobe
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Content Management
4 3 (50.00%) Drupal
4 3 (50.00%) Social Media
4 3 (50.00%) Laravel
4 3 (50.00%) Analytics
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) C++
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) COM
5 2 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (33.33%) XSL
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (33.33%) HTTP
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) CMS
5 2 (33.33%) WinForms
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) Drupal
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 4 (66.67%) Advertising
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Laravel
4 2 (33.33%) WinForms
4 2 (33.33%) CakePHP
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) XSL
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) COM
5 1 (16.67%) Flash
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Social Media
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) Content Management
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Web Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) ActionScript
3 1 (16.67%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (33.33%) Zend
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Facebook
3 1 (16.67%) Google
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £24,000 per annum (plus excellent benefits package and paid overtime)
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 12 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Penson, Bonus and Flexi-time
Posted: 12 days ago
Gateshead
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + Bonus
Posted: 14 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
North East England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Enhanced Pension
Posted: 19 days ago