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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 62 75 93
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +18
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 16 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.11% 0.83% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.47% 4.21% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 4
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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
169 190 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 22.30% 19.63% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 156 169 214
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 19 December 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 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 21 (100.00%) HTML
1 21 (100.00%) CSS
2 19 (90.48%) jQuery
3 18 (85.71%) PHP
4 14 (66.67%) HTML5
4 14 (66.67%) Drupal
5 13 (61.90%) CSS3
6 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
7 11 (52.38%) Subversion
7 11 (52.38%) CMS
8 10 (47.62%) User Experience
9 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 6 (28.57%) Ajax
10 6 (28.57%) Linux
10 6 (28.57%) Open Source
10 6 (28.57%) GitHub
11 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
11 5 (23.81%) SQL
11 5 (23.81%) Oracle
11 5 (23.81%) OOP
11 5 (23.81%) Migration
11 5 (23.81%) Data Migration
11 5 (23.81%) Web Application Development
11 5 (23.81%) CakePHP
11 5 (23.81%) REST
11 5 (23.81%) SOAP
11 5 (23.81%) Backbone.js
11 5 (23.81%) Ember.js
11 5 (23.81%) nginx

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 14 (66.67%) Drupal
2 11 (52.38%) CMS
3 5 (23.81%) nginx
4 2 (9.52%) Node.js
5 1 (4.76%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (4.76%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) GitHub
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 11 (52.38%) Subversion
3 2 (9.52%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.76%) Grunt
4 1 (4.76%) Bower
4 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Web Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Web Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (19.05%) WordPress Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.76%) HTML Developer
7 1 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) PHP Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Web Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) HTML
1 21 (100.00%) CSS
2 19 (90.48%) jQuery
3 14 (66.67%) HTML5
4 13 (61.90%) CSS3
5 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 6 (28.57%) Ajax
7 5 (23.81%) CakePHP
7 5 (23.81%) SOAP
7 5 (23.81%) REST
7 5 (23.81%) Backbone.js
7 5 (23.81%) Ember.js
8 3 (14.29%) .NET
9 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
9 2 (9.52%) Semantic HTML
9 2 (9.52%) Sass
10 1 (4.76%) LESS
10 1 (4.76%) ExpressJS
10 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (4.76%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) User Experience
2 6 (28.57%) Open Source
3 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) OOP
1 5 (23.81%) Migration
1 5 (23.81%) Data Migration
1 5 (23.81%) Web Application Development
2 4 (19.05%) OO PHP
2 4 (19.05%) OO
3 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (9.52%) Web Development
5 1 (4.76%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (85.71%) PHP
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) Twitter
3 1 (4.76%) Xamarin
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