The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 27 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.36% 1.40% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.52% 7.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
WordPress
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
27 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 18.12% 18.88% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 20
Average salary £32,500 £32,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% +9.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £20,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £39,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

WordPress
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Shropshire

WordPress
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Flash
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) CMS
1 5 (100.00%) LAMP
1 5 (100.00%) Content Management
1 5 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 5 (100.00%) Symfony
1 5 (100.00%) PHP5
1 5 (100.00%) iPhone
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) concrete5
1 5 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 5 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (60.00%) Laravel
2 3 (60.00%) New Media
3 2 (40.00%) Advertising
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 (100.00%) CMS
1 5 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 5 (100.00%) concrete5
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Flash
1 5 (100.00%) LAMP
1 5 (100.00%) Symfony
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) Laravel
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) iPhone
2 3 (60.00%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Content Management
1 5 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP5
1 5 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Vagrant