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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 29 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 6 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.03% 4.17% 3.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.29% 10.64% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 5
Average salary £22,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
42 47 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 21.21% 39.17% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 33 43 31
Average salary £25,250 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.85% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £17,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shrewsbury - 4 £20,000 -
Telford -6 1 £24,000 -36.00%
WordPress
West Midlands

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (75.00%) HTML5
4 4 (50.00%) CSS3
4 4 (50.00%) Magento
4 4 (50.00%) MySQL
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) OOP
4 4 (50.00%) XML
5 3 (37.50%) UNIX
5 3 (37.50%) LAMP
5 3 (37.50%) OO
5 3 (37.50%) MVC
5 3 (37.50%) Ajax
5 3 (37.50%) Web Development
5 3 (37.50%) Joomla!
5 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 3 (37.50%) Grunt
5 3 (37.50%) Sass
5 3 (37.50%) Semantic HTML
6 2 (25.00%) Laravel
6 2 (25.00%) New Media
6 2 (25.00%) concrete5
6 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
6 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (25.00%) Vagrant

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 3 (37.50%) Joomla!
2 2 (25.00%) concrete5
2 2 (25.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Grunt
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) PHP Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Magento Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) CSS3
3 4 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) LAMP
4 3 (37.50%) Ajax
4 3 (37.50%) Sass
4 3 (37.50%) Semantic HTML
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) Laravel
5 2 (25.00%) Symfony
5 2 (25.00%) Flash
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) iPhone
1 2 (25.00%) New Media
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (25.00%) Content Management
5 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) ActionScript
3 2 (25.00%) PHP5
3 2 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Zend
Shropshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Shropshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 9 days ago