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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 77 67 71
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 5 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.66% 0.83% 1.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.45% 3.39% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 14
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £31,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+0.78% +5.83%
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
145 177 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 19.15% 24.52% 25.90%
Number of salaries quoted 108 161 223
Average salary £42,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) MySQL
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) User Experience
5 3 (37.50%) Drupal
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 3 (37.50%) PHP
5 3 (37.50%) CMS
5 3 (37.50%) Web Development
5 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
5 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 2 (25.00%) Xamarin
6 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (25.00%) Node.js
6 2 (25.00%) CSS3
6 2 (25.00%) WinForms
6 2 (25.00%) Ext JS
6 2 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (25.00%) Sitecore
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Sass
6 2 (25.00%) LESS
6 2 (25.00%) Ember.js

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 3 (37.50%) CMS
1 3 (37.50%) Drupal
2 2 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) Kentico
3 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
3 1 (12.50%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Designer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
4 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) Sass
5 2 (25.00%) LESS
5 2 (25.00%) Ember.js
5 2 (25.00%) Ext JS
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) WinForms
6 1 (12.50%) Ajax
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (12.50%) WCF
6 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) SEO
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Sitecore
1 2 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) EPiServer
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £22k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday