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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 156 120 120
Rank change year-on-year
-36 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 112 134 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.75% 2.19% 2.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.16% 11.47% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 98 117 151
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
1223 1168 1477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 19.09% 19.12% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1052 959 1283
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -9 87 £32,500 - 10
Lancashire +3 16 £32,500 +3.17% 6
Merseyside -9 6 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Cheshire -29 2 £25,500 -15.00% 4
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 193 (78.78%) PHP
2 192 (78.37%) CSS
3 177 (72.24%) HTML
4 141 (57.55%) JavaScript
5 130 (53.06%) Web Development
5 130 (53.06%) jQuery
6 101 (41.22%) MySQL
7 98 (40.00%) Git (software)
8 86 (35.10%) Marketing
9 82 (33.47%) HTML5
10 72 (29.39%) CMS
11 70 (28.57%) CSS3
12 68 (27.76%) Laravel
12 68 (27.76%) Magento
13 66 (26.94%) Sass
14 56 (22.86%) SEO
15 54 (22.04%) MVC
16 52 (21.22%) Symfony
17 50 (20.41%) Google
18 47 (19.18%) Digital Marketing
19 44 (17.96%) Drupal
20 43 (17.55%) Zend
21 42 (17.14%) Front End Development
22 41 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
22 41 (16.73%) E-Commerce
23 38 (15.51%) Linux
23 38 (15.51%) Analytics
23 38 (15.51%) Node.js
24 35 (14.29%) Google Analytics
25 34 (13.88%) Web Services

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 72 (29.39%) CMS
2 44 (17.96%) Drupal
3 15 (6.12%) Joomla!
4 7 (2.86%) nginx
5 4 (1.63%) IIS
6 3 (1.22%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.41%) Confluence
7 1 (0.41%) Magnolia
7 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 26 (10.61%) Photoshop
2 10 (4.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (2.86%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.86%) MS Office
4 6 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.82%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 68 (27.76%) Magento
2 27 (11.02%) OpenCart
3 5 (2.04%) osCommerce
4 3 (1.22%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (1.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 35 (14.29%) Google Analytics
2 32 (13.06%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (7.76%) AdWords
4 6 (2.45%) Amazon S3
4 6 (2.45%) GitHub
5 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.22%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.45%) Firewall
1 6 (2.45%) Internet
2 5 (2.04%) FTP
3 3 (1.22%) DNS
4 2 (0.82%) Skype
5 1 (0.41%) DHCP
5 1 (0.41%) Extranet
5 1 (0.41%) Intranet
5 1 (0.41%) LAN
5 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (41.22%) MySQL
2 20 (8.16%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.86%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.22%) Big Data
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 98 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 25 (10.20%) Subversion
3 19 (7.76%) Grunt
4 8 (3.27%) gulp
5 7 (2.86%) Bitbucket
5 7 (2.86%) PHPUnit
5 7 (2.86%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.63%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.63%) Vagrant
7 3 (1.22%) Bazaar
7 3 (1.22%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.22%) PhantomJS
8 2 (0.82%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.82%) GitLab
8 2 (0.82%) JIRA
8 2 (0.82%) PhpStorm
9 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 86 (35.10%) Marketing
2 16 (6.53%) Advertising
3 7 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.45%) Brand Awareness
5 5 (2.04%) Games
5 5 (2.04%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.22%) Publishing
6 3 (1.22%) Retail
7 2 (0.82%) Finance
8 1 (0.41%) Law
8 1 (0.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 205 (83.67%) Developer
2 122 (49.80%) PHP Developer
3 85 (34.69%) Web Developer
4 46 (18.78%) PHP Web Developer
5 36 (14.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 31 (12.65%) HTML Developer
7 30 (12.24%) HTML CSS Developer
8 28 (11.43%) JavaScript Developer
9 26 (10.61%) Lead Developer
10 24 (9.80%) Lead PHP Developer
11 22 (8.98%) Senior Developer
12 19 (7.76%) Junior
12 19 (7.76%) Junior Developer
13 17 (6.94%) MySQL Developer
13 17 (6.94%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 16 (6.53%) Senior PHP Developer
15 14 (5.71%) WordPress Developer
16 12 (4.90%) Principal Developer
17 10 (4.08%) Drupal Developer
17 10 (4.08%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (78.37%) CSS
2 177 (72.24%) HTML
3 130 (53.06%) jQuery
4 82 (33.47%) HTML5
5 70 (28.57%) CSS3
6 68 (27.76%) Laravel
7 66 (26.94%) Sass
8 52 (21.22%) Symfony
9 38 (15.51%) Node.js
10 34 (13.88%) Web Services
11 29 (11.84%) AngularJS
12 26 (10.61%) Ajax
13 22 (8.98%) CodeIgniter
14 20 (8.16%) LESS
15 12 (4.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 11 (4.49%) LAMP
16 11 (4.49%) Zurb Foundation
17 9 (3.67%) CakePHP
18 8 (3.27%) .NET
18 8 (3.27%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.43%) User Experience
2 18 (7.35%) Mobile App
3 16 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.12%) Blog
5 12 (4.90%) iPad
5 12 (4.90%) Social Media
6 10 (4.08%) Data Integration
7 8 (3.27%) Social Network
8 7 (2.86%) Copywriting
8 7 (2.86%) Digital Media
8 7 (2.86%) iPhone
9 6 (2.45%) Algorithms
9 6 (2.45%) Graphic Design
10 5 (2.04%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.22%) W3C
12 1 (0.41%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.41%) Fintech
12 1 (0.41%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 38 (15.51%) Linux
2 7 (2.86%) Ubuntu
3 5 (2.04%) Android
3 5 (2.04%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.04%) CentOS
4 4 (1.63%) Windows
4 4 (1.63%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (53.06%) Web Development
2 56 (22.86%) SEO
3 54 (22.04%) MVC
4 47 (19.18%) Digital Marketing
5 42 (17.14%) Front End Development
6 41 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (16.73%) E-Commerce
7 38 (15.51%) Analytics
8 33 (13.47%) DevOps
9 32 (13.06%) OOP
10 23 (9.39%) OO
11 18 (7.35%) Web Design
12 17 (6.94%) B2B
12 17 (6.94%) Email Marketing
13 14 (5.71%) Mentoring
14 13 (5.31%) Content Management
14 13 (5.31%) OO PHP
15 12 (4.90%) Responsive Web Design
16 10 (4.08%) Open Source
16 10 (4.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 193 (78.78%) PHP
2 141 (57.55%) JavaScript
3 18 (7.35%) SQL
4 12 (4.90%) Bash Shell
5 10 (4.08%) Java
6 6 (2.45%) PHP 5
7 4 (1.63%) Perl
7 4 (1.63%) Python
7 4 (1.63%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.63%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.22%) C#
9 2 (0.82%) PHP 7
9 2 (0.82%) Ruby
10 1 (0.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (10.61%) Degree
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.04%) Docker
2 4 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.41%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.45%) cPanel
2 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 50 (20.41%) Google
2 43 (17.55%) Zend
3 19 (7.76%) Facebook
4 15 (6.12%) Twitter
5 14 (5.71%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.27%) Adobe
6 8 (3.27%) Oracle
7 3 (1.22%) Omniture
7 3 (1.22%) Perforce
7 3 (1.22%) Sencha
8 1 (0.41%) Apple
8 1 (0.41%) Draytek
8 1 (0.41%) Hootsuite
8 1 (0.41%) hybris
8 1 (0.41%) NETGEAR
8 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.41%) Siemens
8 1 (0.41%) Veeam
8 1 (0.41%) VMware
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