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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 68 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.52% 0.74% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.31% 2.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £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
130 176 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 22.53% 26.15% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 111 144 64
Average salary £36,018 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.95% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 5 February 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
(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 2 £38,750 +10.71% 2
Durham -5 1 £36,018 +60.08%
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
2 15 (93.75%) MySQL
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 15 (93.75%) PHP
2 15 (93.75%) jQuery
3 14 (87.50%) HTML5
4 13 (81.25%) OOP
4 13 (81.25%) Mobile App
4 13 (81.25%) Mobile Application Development
4 13 (81.25%) Front End Development
5 12 (75.00%) Twitter
5 12 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 12 (75.00%) CodeIgniter
5 12 (75.00%) Apache
5 12 (75.00%) Linux
5 12 (75.00%) Web Services
5 12 (75.00%) Project Management
5 12 (75.00%) LAMP
6 11 (68.75%) MVC
6 11 (68.75%) SQL
6 11 (68.75%) NHS
6 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (68.75%) Zend
6 11 (68.75%) Node.js
6 11 (68.75%) AngularJS
7 9 (56.25%) CMS
8 2 (12.50%) CSS3
8 2 (12.50%) PHP 5
8 2 (12.50%) Web Accessibility

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (75.00%) Apache
2 11 (68.75%) Node.js
3 9 (56.25%) CMS
4 1 (6.25%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
1 1 (6.25%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) MySQL
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 13 (81.25%) PHP Developer
3 12 (75.00%) Web Developer
4 11 (68.75%) PHP Web Developer
5 7 (43.75%) Lead Developer
5 7 (43.75%) Lead PHP Developer
6 6 (37.50%) Lead Web Developer
7 1 (6.25%) CMS Developer
7 1 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
7 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) jQuery
3 14 (87.50%) HTML5
4 12 (75.00%) CodeIgniter
4 12 (75.00%) LAMP
4 12 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 12 (75.00%) Web Services
5 11 (68.75%) AngularJS
6 2 (12.50%) Ajax
6 2 (12.50%) CSS3
6 2 (12.50%) XHTML
7 1 (6.25%) Django
7 1 (6.25%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Mobile App
2 11 (68.75%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Front End Development
1 13 (81.25%) Mobile Application Development
1 13 (81.25%) OOP
2 12 (75.00%) Project Management
3 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (68.75%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
1 15 (93.75%) PHP
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) PHP 5
4 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Twitter
2 11 (68.75%) Zend
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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