The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 60 68 65
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 4 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.80% 0.33% 2.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.05% 1.23% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 14
Average salary £27,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
WordPress
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
131 163 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 26.10% 26.81% 24.96%
Number of salaries quoted 124 141 167
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

WordPress
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Somerset

WordPress
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Bath - 4 £27,250 -
WordPress
South West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) PHP
2 8 (88.89%) CMS
3 6 (66.67%) Drupal
3 6 (66.67%) MySQL
4 5 (55.56%) Subversion
4 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
5 4 (44.44%) Content Management
5 4 (44.44%) jQuery
6 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (22.22%) CSS3
7 2 (22.22%) Analytics
7 2 (22.22%) SEO
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services
8 1 (11.11%) Linux
8 1 (11.11%) OO
8 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 1 (11.11%) CRM
8 1 (11.11%) Java
8 1 (11.11%) OOD
8 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 1 (11.11%) SOAP
8 1 (11.11%) MVC
8 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics
8 1 (11.11%) Google
8 1 (11.11%) Marketing
8 1 (11.11%) Photography
8 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 8 (88.89%) CMS
2 6 (66.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
1 1 (11.11%) Shopify
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Subversion
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (33.33%) PHP Programmer
3 3 (33.33%) Programmer
3 3 (33.33%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SEO Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) CSS3
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) Google Maps API
4 1 (11.11%) Laravel
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Photography
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Content Management
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) SEO
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Golang
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Google
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