The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 52 75 44
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -31
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 19 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.75% 0.67% 3.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.59% 2.89% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 14
Average salary £30,000 £26,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -11.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £36,000 £32,050
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.73% +1.66%
WordPress
South Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
164 173 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 23.77% 23.28% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 153 133 95
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +12.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

WordPress
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Sheffield

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Sheffield

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 27 (96.43%) PHP
2 23 (82.14%) HTML
2 23 (82.14%) CSS
3 18 (64.29%) HTML5
4 15 (53.57%) MySQL
4 15 (53.57%) Adobe
5 14 (50.00%) Apache
6 13 (46.43%) jQuery
7 12 (42.86%) CSS3
7 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 12 (42.86%) E-Commerce
7 12 (42.86%) CMS
8 11 (39.29%) MVC
9 9 (32.14%) CakePHP
9 9 (32.14%) Content Management
9 9 (32.14%) Video Editing
9 9 (32.14%) User Experience
9 9 (32.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 8 (28.57%) Marketing
10 8 (28.57%) PHP5
10 8 (28.57%) CentOS
10 8 (28.57%) hybris
11 6 (21.43%) Gearman
11 6 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
11 6 (21.43%) Social Media
11 6 (21.43%) TortoiseSVN
11 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
11 6 (21.43%) Smarty
11 6 (21.43%) Umbraco

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 14 (50.00%) Apache
2 12 (42.86%) CMS
3 6 (21.43%) Umbraco
4 5 (17.86%) Moodle
5 3 (10.71%) Node.js
5 3 (10.71%) OpenStack
5 3 (10.71%) CloudStack
5 3 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (10.71%) JBoss
5 3 (10.71%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Process Server
5 3 (10.71%) PegaRULES
5 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
5 3 (10.71%) Joomla!
5 3 (10.71%) Drupal
5 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (10.71%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (10.71%) Photoshop
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Magento
1 2 (7.14%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (17.86%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (10.71%) HTTP
2 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) MySQL
2 5 (17.86%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (10.71%) OLAP
3 3 (10.71%) OLTP
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Subversion
1 6 (21.43%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 8 (28.57%) Marketing
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Designer
3 8 (28.57%) Digital Designer
4 6 (21.43%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Web Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Development Manager
5 4 (14.29%) PHP Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Web Development Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Web Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Lead Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Platform Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Development Manager
8 1 (3.57%) PHP Development Manager
8 1 (3.57%) Graphic Designer
8 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) CSS
1 23 (82.14%) HTML
2 18 (64.29%) HTML5
3 13 (46.43%) jQuery
4 12 (42.86%) CSS3
5 9 (32.14%) CakePHP
6 6 (21.43%) Gearman
6 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 6 (21.43%) MooTools
6 6 (21.43%) Smarty
6 6 (21.43%) Ajax
6 6 (21.43%) .NET
6 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 6 (21.43%) XHTML
6 6 (21.43%) Web Services
7 3 (10.71%) XML
7 3 (10.71%) XSLT
7 3 (10.71%) Middleware
7 3 (10.71%) JSON
7 3 (10.71%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Video Editing
1 9 (32.14%) User Experience
2 6 (21.43%) Social Media
3 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 3 (10.71%) Clustering
4 3 (10.71%) DataPower
4 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.57%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) CentOS
2 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (10.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 3 (10.71%) UNIX
2 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) AIX
2 3 (10.71%) Solaris
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) SUSE
2 3 (10.71%) Debian
2 3 (10.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 11 (39.29%) MVC
3 9 (32.14%) Content Management
4 6 (21.43%) Web Development
4 6 (21.43%) SEO
4 6 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (17.86%) B2B
5 5 (17.86%) Open Source
6 4 (14.29%) Data Management
7 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.71%) Network Architecture
7 3 (10.71%) Capacity Management
7 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
7 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
7 3 (10.71%) Time Management
7 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.71%) OOP
8 2 (7.14%) OO
8 2 (7.14%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) PHP
2 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 8 (28.57%) PHP5
4 6 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (10.71%) Python
5 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.71%) Jython
5 3 (10.71%) Korn
5 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
5 3 (10.71%) Perl
5 3 (10.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.71%) XenServer
2 3 (10.71%) vSphere
2 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (10.71%) pfSense
2 3 (10.71%) KVM
2 3 (10.71%) Xen
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Server
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Adobe
2 8 (28.57%) hybris
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) Google
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle
4 3 (10.71%) IBM
4 3 (10.71%) Intel
4 3 (10.71%) Citrix
4 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.71%) VMware
4 3 (10.71%) Endeca
4 3 (10.71%) F5
5 2 (7.14%) Zend