The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 15 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 8.20% - 2.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 33.33% - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
WordPress
Manchester

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

Application Platforms Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
15 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 24.59% 17.72% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 3
Average salary £26,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

WordPress
Salary Trend in Salford

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Salford

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 4 (57.14%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) Sass
4 3 (42.86%) LESS
4 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (42.86%) User Experience
5 2 (28.57%) Zurb Foundation
5 2 (28.57%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) Ember.js
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
5 2 (28.57%) Twitter
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) Joomla!
5 2 (28.57%) Drupal
5 2 (28.57%) Magento
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) XHTML
5 2 (28.57%) Apple

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 2 (28.57%) Joomla!
1 2 (28.57%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) PHP Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Designer
2 3 (42.86%) UI Designer
3 2 (28.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Web Designer
3 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) Sass
3 3 (42.86%) LESS
3 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (28.57%) Zurb Foundation
4 2 (28.57%) Ember.js
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
4 2 (28.57%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Twitter
1 2 (28.57%) Apple