The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 25 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 4 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.33% 3.90% 3.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.43% 14.81% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 3
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Application Platforms Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
35 54 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 29.17% 26.34% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 34 39 19
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
WordPress
West Midlands

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Telford - 4 £37,500 -
WordPress
West Midlands

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) LAMP
3 4 (66.67%) Altiris
3 4 (66.67%) Content Management
3 4 (66.67%) VLAN
3 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (66.67%) Moodle
3 4 (66.67%) Open Source
3 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (66.67%) Change Control
3 4 (66.67%) IIS
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Apache
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) HTTP
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) SSL
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Dell
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 4 (66.67%) Backup Exec

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (66.67%) IIS
1 4 (66.67%) Apache
1 4 (66.67%) Moodle
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) SSL
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
1 4 (66.67%) VLAN
2 3 (50.00%) SSH
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
General
1 3 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Content Management
1 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 4 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 3 (50.00%) Shibboleth
3 1 (16.67%) ISA Server
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 3 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Dell
1 4 (66.67%) NetApp
1 4 (66.67%) Altiris
2 1 (16.67%) VMware