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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 68 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 8 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.96% 0.46% 0.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.27% 2.44% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £27,250 - £31,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 - £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £28,250 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+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
110 123 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 13.25% 18.81% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 92 106 124
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 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 - 7 £28,500 - 2
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (88.89%) RESTful
3 6 (66.67%) MVC
4 5 (55.56%) Adobe
4 5 (55.56%) CMS
4 5 (55.56%) Banking
4 5 (55.56%) Content Management
4 5 (55.56%) Zend
4 5 (55.56%) CakePHP
4 5 (55.56%) Drupal
4 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
4 5 (55.56%) Open Source
4 5 (55.56%) Web Analytics
4 5 (55.56%) Laravel
4 5 (55.56%) Adobe CQ
4 5 (55.56%) Analytics
5 4 (44.44%) CSS
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
6 3 (33.33%) Advertising
7 2 (22.22%) WinForms
7 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 2 (22.22%) C#
7 2 (22.22%) C++
7 2 (22.22%) SQL
7 2 (22.22%) .NET
7 2 (22.22%) XML
7 2 (22.22%) XSL
7 2 (22.22%) Windows
7 2 (22.22%) OO
7 2 (22.22%) MS Excel

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Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (55.56%) CMS
1 5 (55.56%) Drupal
1 5 (55.56%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (55.56%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) RESTful
2 5 (55.56%) CakePHP
2 5 (55.56%) Laravel
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) WinForms
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) XSL
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) COM
5 1 (11.11%) Sass
5 1 (11.11%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) Content Management
2 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 5 (55.56%) Web Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Adobe
1 5 (55.56%) Zend
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Twitter
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