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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 63 70 60
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 5 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.82% 1.12% 1.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.24% 4.47% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 12
Average salary £22,500 £41,800 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.17% +74.16%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £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
118 179 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.25% 24.97% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 96 138 116
Average salary £40,625 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,400 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 12 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) PHP
3 7 (77.78%) HTML5
3 7 (77.78%) CSS3
4 6 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (66.67%) jQuery
5 5 (55.56%) MVC
5 5 (55.56%) Adobe
5 5 (55.56%) SQL
5 5 (55.56%) CMS
6 4 (44.44%) Gearman
6 4 (44.44%) Social Media
6 4 (44.44%) Smarty
6 4 (44.44%) TortoiseSVN
6 4 (44.44%) AdWords
6 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
6 4 (44.44%) Ajax
6 4 (44.44%) Umbraco
6 4 (44.44%) MooTools
6 4 (44.44%) Subversion
6 4 (44.44%) Content Management
6 4 (44.44%) PHP 5
6 4 (44.44%) .NET
6 4 (44.44%) Web Services
6 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
6 4 (44.44%) Apache
6 4 (44.44%) XHTML

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (55.56%) CMS
2 4 (44.44%) Apache
2 4 (44.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) AdWords
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Subversion
1 4 (44.44%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) gulp
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) PHP Developer
3 6 (66.67%) Web Developer
4 5 (55.56%) HTML CSS Developer
4 5 (55.56%) HTML Developer
4 5 (55.56%) MySQL Developer
4 5 (55.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 5 (55.56%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (11.11%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) CSS3
2 7 (77.78%) HTML5
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) Ajax
4 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) Gearman
4 4 (44.44%) MooTools
4 4 (44.44%) Smarty
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) XHTML
5 1 (11.11%) PhoneGap
5 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Social Media
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (55.56%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) Content Management
3 4 (44.44%) SEO
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) PHP 5
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Adobe