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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 68 73 64
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 5 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.83% 0.57% 1.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.91% 2.06% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 9
Average salary £27,000 £24,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £42,500 £35,000
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
128 194 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 21.23% 27.79% 23.25%
Number of salaries quoted 125 180 139
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 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 19 December 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
(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 £26,500 -
Somerton - 1 £32,500 -
WordPress
South West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) PHP
3 7 (70.00%) CMS
3 7 (70.00%) Drupal
4 6 (60.00%) MySQL
5 5 (50.00%) Subversion
5 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (40.00%) Content Management
6 4 (40.00%) jQuery
7 3 (30.00%) Twitter
8 2 (20.00%) Sass
8 2 (20.00%) LESS
8 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (20.00%) Games
8 2 (20.00%) HTML5
8 2 (20.00%) CSS3
8 2 (20.00%) SEO
8 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (20.00%) Analytics
8 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 1 (10.00%) MVC
9 1 (10.00%) CRM
9 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
9 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 1 (10.00%) Google
9 1 (10.00%) Facebook
9 1 (10.00%) Linux
9 1 (10.00%) Java

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (70.00%) CMS
1 7 (70.00%) Drupal
2 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) Magnolia
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
1 1 (10.00%) Shopify
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Subversion
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (30.00%) PHP Programmer
3 3 (30.00%) Programmer
3 3 (30.00%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SEO Manager
5 1 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) CSS3
3 2 (20.00%) Sass
3 2 (20.00%) LESS
3 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (10.00%) Laravel
4 1 (10.00%) Google Maps API
4 1 (10.00%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile Games
1 1 (10.00%) Photography
1 1 (10.00%) Social Media
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) SEO
2 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Web Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (90.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) Golang
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Twitter
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Facebook