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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 74 47 71
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +24
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 9 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.17% 2.81% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.42% 11.76% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 3
Average salary £33,500 £24,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.58% -12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £37,160 £31,500 £27,900
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
166 136 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 21.56% 23.86% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 134 110 129
Average salary £33,500 £32,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.29% -2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Sheffield

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 16 (94.12%) HTML
1 16 (94.12%) PHP
2 15 (88.24%) CSS
2 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
3 11 (64.71%) CSS3
4 10 (58.82%) jQuery
4 10 (58.82%) HTML5
5 9 (52.94%) CMS
6 8 (47.06%) MySQL
7 6 (35.29%) MVC
7 6 (35.29%) LAMP
7 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
7 6 (35.29%) .NET
7 6 (35.29%) OOP
7 6 (35.29%) Web Development
7 6 (35.29%) PHP5
7 6 (35.29%) Umbraco
7 6 (35.29%) Drupal
8 5 (29.41%) Marketing
8 5 (29.41%) Zend
8 5 (29.41%) Android
8 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
8 5 (29.41%) Content Management
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
8 5 (29.41%) IIS
8 5 (29.41%) Linux
8 5 (29.41%) XHTML
8 5 (29.41%) SEO
8 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
8 5 (29.41%) Sass

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 9 (52.94%) CMS
2 6 (35.29%) Drupal
2 6 (35.29%) Umbraco
3 5 (29.41%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) MySQL
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (29.41%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Web Developer
2 8 (47.06%) PHP Developer
3 7 (41.18%) Senior Developer
4 6 (35.29%) PHP Web Developer
4 6 (35.29%) Senior PHP Developer
5 5 (29.41%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 5 (29.41%) Senior Web Developer
5 5 (29.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 4 (23.53%) Designer
7 3 (17.65%) Digital Designer
7 3 (17.65%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Website Manager
8 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Web Designer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior Designer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior Web Designer
8 1 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) HTML
2 15 (88.24%) CSS
3 11 (64.71%) CSS3
4 10 (58.82%) HTML5
4 10 (58.82%) jQuery
5 6 (35.29%) .NET
5 6 (35.29%) LAMP
6 5 (29.41%) Sass
6 5 (29.41%) XHTML
7 2 (11.76%) XML
8 1 (5.88%) Flash
8 1 (5.88%) OAuth
8 1 (5.88%) REST
8 1 (5.88%) Ajax
8 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.88%) Apache Flex
8 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.76%) Animation
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
1 5 (29.41%) Android
1 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) OOP
1 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
1 6 (35.29%) MVC
1 6 (35.29%) Web Development
2 5 (29.41%) Content Management
2 5 (29.41%) SEO
3 3 (17.65%) Web Design
3 3 (17.65%) Email Marketing
4 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) Creative Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) PHP
2 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) PHP5
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) ActionScript
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Zend
2 4 (23.53%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) hybris