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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 71 81 73
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 4 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.58% 0.40% 0.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.88% 2.56% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Median salary £28,750 £27,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £27,500 £28,400
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
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
139 117 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 20.26% 15.46% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 126 94 74
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,700 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £75,000 £51,459
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the North East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear 0 4 £28,750 +4.54%
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) Magento
2 5 (83.33%) CMS
2 5 (83.33%) Web Development
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (66.67%) Drupal
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) OpenCart
4 3 (50.00%) User Experience
4 3 (50.00%) Advertising
4 3 (50.00%) osCommerce
4 3 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) Zend
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
6 1 (16.67%) Twitter
6 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (16.67%) Node.js
6 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) Front End Development

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) CMS
2 4 (66.67%) Drupal
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Magento
2 4 (66.67%) OpenCart
3 3 (50.00%) osCommerce
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead PHP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (16.67%) LAMP
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Content Management
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
5 1 (16.67%) OOP
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Zend
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Sage
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter