The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 140 128 149
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +21
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 103 141 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.76% 2.14% 1.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.38% 11.15% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 90 115 94
Median salary £30,750 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £35,850
UK excluding London median salary £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
992 1265 1401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.00% 19.21% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 827 968 1137
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,123
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 West

WordPress
Salary Trend in the North West

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

WordPress Salary Trend in the North West

WordPress
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

WordPress Salary Histogram in the North West

WordPress
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Manchester -13 69 £30,000 -14.28% 15
Cheshire +33 20 £36,250 +34.25% 4
Lancashire +4 12 £30,000 +33.33% 4
Merseyside -10 2 £25,000 - 1
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 West region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 140 (80.46%) PHP
2 135 (77.59%) HTML
3 130 (74.71%) CSS
4 115 (66.09%) JavaScript
5 94 (54.02%) jQuery
6 87 (50.00%) Web Development
7 78 (44.83%) MySQL
8 75 (43.10%) HTML5
9 63 (36.21%) Git (software)
10 57 (32.76%) CSS3
11 50 (28.74%) Marketing
12 49 (28.16%) SEO
13 46 (26.44%) Sass
14 44 (25.29%) CMS
15 39 (22.41%) Magento
16 36 (20.69%) Google
17 33 (18.97%) Drupal
18 31 (17.82%) Responsive Web Design
18 31 (17.82%) MVC
18 31 (17.82%) E-Commerce
19 30 (17.24%) Linux
20 29 (16.67%) Analytics
21 28 (16.09%) Google Analytics
22 27 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
23 26 (14.94%) Node.js
24 24 (13.79%) Microsoft
25 23 (13.22%) OOP
25 23 (13.22%) .NET
25 23 (13.22%) Laravel
25 23 (13.22%) DevOps

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 44 (25.29%) CMS
2 33 (18.97%) Drupal
3 14 (8.05%) IIS
4 9 (5.17%) Apache
5 8 (4.60%) Joomla!
6 7 (4.02%) Moodle
7 3 (1.72%) ColdFusion
8 2 (1.15%) nginx
8 2 (1.15%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.57%) Confluence
9 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (10.34%) Photoshop
2 9 (5.17%) MS Excel
3 8 (4.60%) MS Office
4 7 (4.02%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (2.30%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (1.15%) InDesign
8 1 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 39 (22.41%) Magento
2 3 (1.72%) OpenCart
2 3 (1.72%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.57%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.57%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 28 (16.09%) Google Analytics
2 8 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.30%) AdWords
5 3 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 3 (1.72%) IaaS
5 3 (1.72%) PaaS
6 2 (1.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.45%) Internet
2 5 (2.87%) Firewall
3 4 (2.30%) Intranet
4 3 (1.72%) DNS
5 2 (1.15%) Skype
6 1 (0.57%) DHCP
6 1 (0.57%) Extranet
6 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.57%) LAN
6 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (44.83%) MySQL
2 12 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.57%) Big Data
4 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 63 (36.21%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.49%) Grunt
3 13 (7.47%) Jenkins
4 11 (6.32%) Visual Studio
5 10 (5.75%) Subversion
6 7 (4.02%) gulp
7 4 (2.30%) Phing
8 2 (1.15%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (1.15%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.15%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (1.15%) GitLab
8 2 (1.15%) PhpStorm
8 2 (1.15%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.15%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.57%) Bazaar
9 1 (0.57%) JIRA
9 1 (0.57%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.57%) PhantomJS
9 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.57%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 50 (28.74%) Marketing
2 10 (5.75%) Finance
3 8 (4.60%) Advertising
3 8 (4.60%) Publishing
4 7 (4.02%) Multimedia
5 3 (1.72%) Brand Awareness
5 3 (1.72%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.57%) Legal
6 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 131 (75.29%) Developer
2 97 (55.75%) PHP Developer
3 65 (37.36%) Web Developer
4 46 (26.44%) PHP Web Developer
5 28 (16.09%) HTML Developer
6 27 (15.52%) WordPress Developer
7 25 (14.37%) HTML CSS Developer
8 24 (13.79%) JavaScript Developer
9 16 (9.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 16 (9.20%) MySQL Developer
9 16 (9.20%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 16 (9.20%) Senior Developer
10 13 (7.47%) SEO Executive
10 13 (7.47%) Software Developer
11 10 (5.75%) Senior PHP Developer
12 9 (5.17%) Lead Developer
13 8 (4.60%) Lead PHP Developer
13 8 (4.60%) Senior Web Developer
14 6 (3.45%) Applications Developer
15 5 (2.87%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (77.59%) HTML
2 130 (74.71%) CSS
3 94 (54.02%) jQuery
4 75 (43.10%) HTML5
5 57 (32.76%) CSS3
6 46 (26.44%) Sass
7 26 (14.94%) Node.js
8 23 (13.22%) .NET
8 23 (13.22%) Laravel
9 20 (11.49%) AngularJS
9 20 (11.49%) LAMP
10 19 (10.92%) LESS
10 19 (10.92%) Symfony
11 16 (9.20%) Web Services
12 15 (8.62%) XML
13 11 (6.32%) Ajax
14 10 (5.75%) JSON
14 10 (5.75%) PhoneGap
15 9 (5.17%) CodeIgniter
15 9 (5.17%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (10.34%) User Experience
3 11 (6.32%) iPad
4 9 (5.17%) Blog
4 9 (5.17%) Social Media
5 7 (4.02%) Smartphone
6 6 (3.45%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.87%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.30%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.72%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.72%) Copywriting
9 3 (1.72%) Social Network
10 2 (1.15%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.15%) Fintech
10 2 (1.15%) Graphic Design
10 2 (1.15%) W3C
11 1 (0.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.24%) Linux
2 13 (7.47%) Android
2 13 (7.47%) Apple iOS
3 11 (6.32%) Windows
4 2 (1.15%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.15%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (50.00%) Web Development
2 49 (28.16%) SEO
3 31 (17.82%) E-Commerce
3 31 (17.82%) MVC
3 31 (17.82%) Responsive Web Design
4 29 (16.67%) Analytics
5 23 (13.22%) DevOps
5 23 (13.22%) OOP
6 22 (12.64%) Digital Marketing
7 21 (12.07%) Web Design
8 20 (11.49%) Front End Development
9 19 (10.92%) Content Management
10 15 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (6.32%) Link Building
11 11 (6.32%) OO PHP
12 10 (5.75%) OO
12 10 (5.75%) Open Source
13 9 (5.17%) B2B
13 9 (5.17%) Email Marketing
13 9 (5.17%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 140 (80.46%) PHP
2 115 (66.09%) JavaScript
3 14 (8.05%) SQL
4 12 (6.90%) Java
5 9 (5.17%) C#
6 7 (4.02%) PHP 5
7 3 (1.72%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.72%) CoffeeScript
7 3 (1.72%) Ruby
8 2 (1.15%) ES6
8 2 (1.15%) PHP 7
9 1 (0.57%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.57%) Perl
9 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.57%) Python
9 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (10.92%) Degree
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.60%) Docker
1 8 (4.60%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (2.87%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.30%) Puppet
2 2 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.57%) cPanel
Vendors
1 36 (20.69%) Google
2 24 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.05%) Zend
4 12 (6.90%) Twitter
5 10 (5.75%) Facebook
6 8 (4.60%) Sencha
7 7 (4.02%) Adobe
7 7 (4.02%) Oracle
8 5 (2.87%) VMware
9 3 (1.72%) Omniture
10 2 (1.15%) Appcelerator
11 1 (0.57%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.57%) Draytek
11 1 (0.57%) HP
11 1 (0.57%) NETGEAR
11 1 (0.57%) Perforce
11 1 (0.57%) Siemens
11 1 (0.57%) Veeam
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Posted: Yesterday
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