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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 73 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 6 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.85% 1.77% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.35% 7.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 0
Average salary £32,500 £36,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
WordPress
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
179 227 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 25.35% 25.11% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 163 217 136
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.32%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

WordPress
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Oxford

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 22 (100.00%) HTML
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
2 17 (77.27%) PHP
3 15 (68.18%) Drupal
4 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
5 9 (40.91%) Adobe
5 9 (40.91%) CSS3
5 9 (40.91%) Semantic HTML
6 8 (36.36%) User Experience
6 8 (36.36%) jQuery
6 8 (36.36%) CMS
7 7 (31.82%) MySQL
7 7 (31.82%) Photoshop
7 7 (31.82%) Web Development
8 6 (27.27%) HTML5
8 6 (27.27%) GitHub
8 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
9 5 (22.73%) Ember.js
9 5 (22.73%) Backbone.js
9 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (22.73%) Open Source
9 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
9 5 (22.73%) OO
9 5 (22.73%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (22.73%) Content Management
9 5 (22.73%) Google
9 5 (22.73%) OO PHP
10 4 (18.18%) Analytics
10 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (18.18%) Ajax

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 15 (68.18%) Drupal
2 8 (36.36%) CMS
3 4 (18.18%) Node.js
4 2 (9.09%) Joomla!
5 1 (4.55%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Photoshop
2 5 (22.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (18.18%) OmniGraffle
3 4 (18.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) GitHub
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 4 (18.18%) Mercurial
2 4 (18.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (18.18%) Axure RP
3 3 (13.64%) Grunt
3 3 (13.64%) Bower
4 2 (9.09%) Subversion
5 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) PHP Developer
3 8 (36.36%) Web Developer
4 5 (22.73%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) User Experience Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) Web Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
1 22 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (40.91%) CSS3
2 9 (40.91%) Semantic HTML
3 8 (36.36%) jQuery
4 6 (27.27%) HTML5
4 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 5 (22.73%) Ember.js
5 5 (22.73%) Backbone.js
6 4 (18.18%) Sass
6 4 (18.18%) .NET
6 4 (18.18%) Ajax
6 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (13.64%) HTML5 Canvas
7 3 (13.64%) JSON
7 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
7 3 (13.64%) JSP
7 3 (13.64%) SVG
7 3 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (13.64%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) User Experience
2 5 (22.73%) Open Source
3 4 (18.18%) New Media
4 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
5 2 (9.09%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Web Development
2 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (22.73%) OO
2 5 (22.73%) OO PHP
2 5 (22.73%) Content Management
3 4 (18.18%) Web Design
3 4 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) PHP
2 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) MBA
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Adobe
2 5 (22.73%) Google
3 4 (18.18%) Twitter
3 4 (18.18%) Omniture
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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