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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 61 66 79
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 19 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.60% 0.88% 1.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.52% 3.59% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 12
Average salary £35,000 £23,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.17% -36.55%
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
165 195 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 22.54% 24.65% 20.80%
Number of salaries quoted 146 162 204
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 30 January 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 26 (100.00%) HTML
1 26 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 26 (100.00%) CSS
1 26 (100.00%) jQuery
2 23 (88.46%) PHP
3 19 (73.08%) Drupal
4 15 (57.69%) HTML5
5 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
5 14 (53.85%) CSS3
5 14 (53.85%) Subversion
6 13 (50.00%) CMS
6 13 (50.00%) User Experience
7 11 (42.31%) AngularJS
8 10 (38.46%) GitHub
8 10 (38.46%) Open Source
9 9 (34.62%) Backbone.js
9 9 (34.62%) CakePHP
9 9 (34.62%) Ember.js
10 7 (26.92%) OO
10 7 (26.92%) Mobile App
10 7 (26.92%) OO PHP
11 6 (23.08%) Linux
11 6 (23.08%) Ajax
12 5 (19.23%) Migration
12 5 (19.23%) Data Migration
12 5 (19.23%) nginx
12 5 (19.23%) OOP
12 5 (19.23%) Oracle
12 5 (19.23%) SOAP
12 5 (19.23%) SQL

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 19 (73.08%) Drupal
2 13 (50.00%) CMS
3 5 (19.23%) nginx
4 2 (7.69%) Node.js
5 1 (3.85%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (3.85%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
1 14 (53.85%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Senior Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Web Developer
4 8 (30.77%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior Web Developer
5 5 (19.23%) PHP Developer
6 4 (15.38%) WordPress Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Drupal Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Web Programmer
8 1 (3.85%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (3.85%) PHP Programmer
8 1 (3.85%) Programmer
8 1 (3.85%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) HTML
1 26 (100.00%) CSS
1 26 (100.00%) jQuery
2 15 (57.69%) HTML5
3 14 (53.85%) CSS3
4 11 (42.31%) AngularJS
5 9 (34.62%) Backbone.js
5 9 (34.62%) CakePHP
5 9 (34.62%) Ember.js
6 6 (23.08%) Ajax
7 5 (19.23%) SOAP
7 5 (19.23%) REST
8 2 (7.69%) .NET
8 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (3.85%) Sass
9 1 (3.85%) LESS
9 1 (3.85%) ExpressJS
9 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
9 1 (3.85%) LAMP
9 1 (3.85%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) User Experience
2 10 (38.46%) Open Source
3 7 (26.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) OO
1 7 (26.92%) OO PHP
2 5 (19.23%) Migration
2 5 (19.23%) Data Migration
2 5 (19.23%) OOP
2 5 (19.23%) Web Application Development
3 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.85%) Analytics
3 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.85%) Project Management
3 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (88.46%) PHP
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Google
2 2 (7.69%) Twitter
3 1 (3.85%) Xamarin
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago