The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 126 142 127
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 3 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.17% 0.044% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.84% 0.27% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 15
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%
WordPress
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
359 372 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 20.60% 16.22% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 326 300 304
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

WordPress
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Reading region.

WordPress Salary Trend in Reading

WordPress
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (90.91%) CMS
2 10 (90.91%) Content Management
3 8 (72.73%) Marketing
3 8 (72.73%) Web Design
3 8 (72.73%) Drupal
3 8 (72.73%) Graphic Design
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) PHP
5 2 (18.18%) MySQL
5 2 (18.18%) LAMP
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 2 (18.18%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
6 1 (9.09%) jQuery
6 1 (9.09%) HTML5
6 1 (9.09%) CSS3
6 1 (9.09%) Ajax
6 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
6 1 (9.09%) Adobe

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (90.91%) CMS
2 8 (72.73%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
General
1 8 (72.73%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Coordinator
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (18.18%) LAMP
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Content Management
2 8 (72.73%) Web Design
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
3 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe