The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rugby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 19 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 2.94% 3.28% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.22% 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £31,250 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
WordPress
Warwickshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Rugby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 13.24% 22.95% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 5
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Rugby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

WordPress
Salary Trend in Rugby

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Rugby

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rugby

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Rugby 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 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) SEO
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) CMS
3 4 (66.67%) LAMP
3 4 (66.67%) REST
3 4 (66.67%) Digital Media
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (66.67%) Photoshop
3 4 (66.67%) ActionScript
3 4 (66.67%) SOAP
3 4 (66.67%) Intranet
3 4 (66.67%) Extranet
3 4 (66.67%) OOP
3 4 (66.67%) Flash
3 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (66.67%) Billing
3 4 (66.67%) Ajax
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) ExpressionEngine
3 4 (66.67%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Drupal
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Rugby by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Rugby 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 (83.33%) CMS
2 4 (66.67%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (16.67%) Drupal
3 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Intranet
1 4 (66.67%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (66.67%) Billing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) PHP Developer
3 4 (66.67%) PHP Web Developer
3 4 (66.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) CMS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) SOAP
3 4 (66.67%) Flash
3 4 (66.67%) LAMP
3 4 (66.67%) Ajax
3 4 (66.67%) REST
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) SEO
2 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
3 4 (66.67%) ActionScript
3 4 (66.67%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) EPiServer
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore