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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 82 64 87
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +23
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 2 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.25% 1.85% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.38% 8.15% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 4
Average salary £45,000 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £30,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £37,100 £40,000
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
145 184 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 18.01% 22.74% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 126 173 208
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £60,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 7 July 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%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
4 5 (62.50%) CSS3
4 5 (62.50%) HTML5
4 5 (62.50%) Drupal
5 4 (50.00%) OO
5 4 (50.00%) User Experience
5 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (50.00%) OO PHP
5 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (50.00%) Subversion
6 3 (37.50%) Web Development
6 3 (37.50%) CMS
7 2 (25.00%) .NET
7 2 (25.00%) MySQL
7 2 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (25.00%) Sitecore
8 1 (12.50%) Content Management
8 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
8 1 (12.50%) EPiServer
8 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (12.50%) Open Source
8 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
8 1 (12.50%) Twitter
8 1 (12.50%) GitHub
8 1 (12.50%) Ember.js

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 5 (62.50%) Drupal
2 3 (37.50%) CMS
3 2 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (12.50%) Kentico
4 1 (12.50%) DNN
4 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
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 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 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 5 (62.50%) PHP Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) HTML5
3 5 (62.50%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
5 1 (12.50%) Ember.js
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) WCF
5 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
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 7 (87.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) EPiServer
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