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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 79 64 82
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +18
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 3 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.40% 2.23% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.00% 10.05% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 2
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £37,500 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
150 199 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 20.24% 22.16% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 121 190 176
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Oxford

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (93.33%) PHP
2 14 (93.33%) CSS
2 14 (93.33%) HTML
3 13 (86.67%) jQuery
4 11 (73.33%) Drupal
5 9 (60.00%) HTML5
5 9 (60.00%) CSS3
6 8 (53.33%) Subversion
6 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
6 8 (53.33%) User Experience
7 7 (46.67%) Mobile App
7 7 (46.67%) OO PHP
7 7 (46.67%) OO
8 6 (40.00%) CMS
9 4 (26.67%) Open Source
9 4 (26.67%) Backbone.js
9 4 (26.67%) GitHub
9 4 (26.67%) Ember.js
9 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
9 4 (26.67%) CakePHP
10 3 (20.00%) Web Development
11 2 (13.33%) Ajax
11 2 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (13.33%) Sitecore
11 2 (13.33%) SQL
11 2 (13.33%) .NET
11 2 (13.33%) MySQL
12 1 (6.67%) Oracle
12 1 (6.67%) SQL Server

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 11 (73.33%) Drupal
2 6 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (6.67%) nginx
4 1 (6.67%) Kentico
4 1 (6.67%) DNN
4 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Subversion
1 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (40.00%) PHP Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
5 4 (26.67%) Web Developer
6 3 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (13.33%) WordPress Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Drupal Developer
8 1 (6.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 1 (6.67%) .NET Programmer
8 1 (6.67%) C# Programmer
8 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Programmer
8 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
8 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) HTML
1 14 (93.33%) CSS
2 13 (86.67%) jQuery
3 9 (60.00%) HTML5
3 9 (60.00%) CSS3
4 4 (26.67%) Backbone.js
4 4 (26.67%) Ember.js
4 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
4 4 (26.67%) CakePHP
5 2 (13.33%) Ajax
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (6.67%) SOAP
6 1 (6.67%) XML
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.67%) WCF
6 1 (6.67%) REST
6 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) User Experience
2 7 (46.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) OO
1 7 (46.67%) OO PHP
2 4 (26.67%) Open Source
3 3 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) SEO
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Web Design
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (93.33%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (6.67%) Twitter
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) EPiServer
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