The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.61% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.41% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
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 Solihull region.

Application Platforms Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
74 44 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 29.72% 13.88% 31.36%
Number of salaries quoted 44 30 56
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £25,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,250 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

WordPress
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Solihull

WordPress
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) Magento
2 6 (85.71%) SEO
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) User Experience
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) WebTrends
4 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Joomla!
4 1 (14.29%) CMS
4 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (14.29%) User Experience Design
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Magento
2 1 (14.29%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (14.29%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) SEO
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP