The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
Wales / South Wales
Rank 72 99 97
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -2
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.64% 0.082% 0.082%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.73% 0.50% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £30,000 £18,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -

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

Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
134 200 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 17.07% 16.38% 19.16%
Number of salaries quoted 127 183 210
Median salary £34,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

WordPress
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

WordPress Salary Trend in South Wales

WordPress
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +19 2 £26,000 +44.44%
Newport - 2 £33,000 -
Caerphilly - 1 £30,000 -
WordPress
Wales

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) CMS
3 4 (50.00%) Web Development
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Content Management
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) Intranet
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) Publishing
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) User Experience
4 2 (25.00%) Sass
5 1 (12.50%) LESS
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 1 (12.50%) Fintech
5 1 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
5 1 (12.50%) LAMP
5 1 (12.50%) Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Joomla!
5 1 (12.50%) Zend
5 1 (12.50%) Search Engine Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Drupal

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) concrete5
2 1 (12.50%) Drupal
2 1 (12.50%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (25.00%) Intranet Manager
3 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) Sass
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) LAMP
5 1 (12.50%) LESS
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Fintech
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Search Engine Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Zend