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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 66 40 71
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +31
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 11 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.45% 2.95% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.25% 11.02% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 3
Average salary £33,500 £26,500 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.41% +43.24%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
176 118 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 23.22% 26.76% 17.76%
Number of salaries quoted 129 103 109
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 16 (94.12%) HTML
3 15 (88.24%) CSS
4 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
5 10 (58.82%) jQuery
5 10 (58.82%) HTML5
5 10 (58.82%) CSS3
6 9 (52.94%) MySQL
7 8 (47.06%) CMS
8 6 (35.29%) MVC
8 6 (35.29%) SEO
8 6 (35.29%) LAMP
8 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
8 6 (35.29%) .NET
8 6 (35.29%) IIS
8 6 (35.29%) Linux
8 6 (35.29%) OOP
8 6 (35.29%) Web Development
8 6 (35.29%) Zend
8 6 (35.29%) Drupal
8 6 (35.29%) PHP5
9 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
9 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
9 5 (29.41%) Umbraco
9 5 (29.41%) Android
9 5 (29.41%) Content Management
9 5 (29.41%) XHTML
9 5 (29.41%) Sass
10 4 (23.53%) Adobe
10 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 8 (47.06%) CMS
2 6 (35.29%) Drupal
2 6 (35.29%) IIS
3 5 (29.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) WebTrends
1 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) MySQL
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Xcode
General
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) PHP Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Web Developer
4 7 (41.18%) Senior Developer
5 6 (35.29%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (35.29%) Senior PHP Developer
5 6 (35.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 5 (29.41%) Senior Web Developer
6 5 (29.41%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 4 (23.53%) Designer
8 3 (17.65%) Digital Designer
8 3 (17.65%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (5.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 1 (5.88%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) HTML
2 15 (88.24%) CSS
3 10 (58.82%) jQuery
3 10 (58.82%) HTML5
3 10 (58.82%) CSS3
4 6 (35.29%) .NET
4 6 (35.29%) LAMP
5 5 (29.41%) Sass
5 5 (29.41%) XHTML
6 2 (11.76%) XML
6 2 (11.76%) Ajax
7 1 (5.88%) Apache Flex
7 1 (5.88%) Zend Framework
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.88%) Web Services
7 1 (5.88%) XSLT
7 1 (5.88%) OAuth
7 1 (5.88%) RESTful
7 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Animation
2 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Android
2 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) OOP
1 6 (35.29%) MVC
1 6 (35.29%) SEO
1 6 (35.29%) Web Development
2 5 (29.41%) Content Management
3 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
4 3 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (11.76%) Email Marketing
5 2 (11.76%) Web Design
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) BDD
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) PHP5
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Zend
2 4 (23.53%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) hybris
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
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