The table below looks at the statistics for Joomla! skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Joomla! over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Joomla!
Rank 257 221 225
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +4
Permanent jobs citing Joomla! 6 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.080% 0.31% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.38% 1.56% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 22
Average salary £20,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -12.69%
Joomla!
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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1600 1342 1391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.26% 19.77% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1364 1158 1279
Average salary £37,608 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Joomla!
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Joomla! across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Joomla! Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Joomla!
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Joomla! across the North West region.

Joomla! Salary Trend in the North West

Joomla!
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Joomla! within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Manchester -6 6 £20,000 -59.18%
Joomla!
England

Joomla!
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Joomla! 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 Joomla!.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) CMS
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) WordPress
3 6 (75.00%) Drupal
3 6 (75.00%) Adobe
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) MySQL
4 5 (62.50%) OOP
4 5 (62.50%) CodeIgniter
5 4 (50.00%) Adobe AIR
5 4 (50.00%) Internet
5 4 (50.00%) Flash
5 4 (50.00%) XML
5 4 (50.00%) Flash Builder
5 4 (50.00%) MXML
5 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (50.00%) Apache Flex
6 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (25.00%) C#
7 2 (25.00%) .NET
7 2 (25.00%) Umbraco
7 2 (25.00%) Magento
7 2 (25.00%) Marketing
7 2 (25.00%) Sitefinity

Joomla!
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Joomla! 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 Joomla!. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (87.50%) CMS
1 7 (87.50%) WordPress
2 6 (75.00%) Drupal
3 2 (25.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (25.00%) Sitefinity
4 1 (12.50%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) SSH
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Flash Builder
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Junior Developer
2 5 (62.50%) PHP Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Junior PHP Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Junior
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) CodeIgniter
4 4 (50.00%) Adobe AIR
4 4 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) Flash
4 4 (50.00%) MXML
4 4 (50.00%) Apache Flex
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) XHTML
6 1 (12.50%) LAMP
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) CSS3
6 1 (12.50%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) VLE
2 1 (12.50%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) OOP
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) Network Management
4 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) HNC
1 1 (12.50%) HND
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Adobe
2 2 (25.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft