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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 95 94 91
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 2 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.19% 0.27% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.00% 1.68% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Median salary £34,500 £25,000 £21,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.00% +14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £21,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £27,000 £23,200
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
WordPress
Wales

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
200 179 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 18.54% 16.03% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 185 150 142
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -3 1 £34,000 +29.52%
Newport - 1 £35,000 -
WordPress
Wales

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 8 (88.89%) PHP
1 8 (88.89%) CMS
2 7 (77.78%) Web Development
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) MySQL
5 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (22.22%) LAMP
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) Joomla!
6 2 (22.22%) Zend
6 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
6 2 (22.22%) concrete5
6 2 (22.22%) Sass
6 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
6 2 (22.22%) User Experience
6 2 (22.22%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 1 (11.11%) Wireframes
7 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
7 1 (11.11%) Fintech
7 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 1 (11.11%) Facebook
7 1 (11.11%) CSS3
7 1 (11.11%) Drupal
7 1 (11.11%) SEO
7 1 (11.11%) Advertising
7 1 (11.11%) Photoshop

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 8 (88.89%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) concrete5
2 2 (22.22%) Joomla!
3 1 (11.11%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Web Developer
3 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Account Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Account Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) UX Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) LAMP
3 2 (22.22%) Sass
3 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Fintech
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Web Development
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) B2B
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) Pay per click
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) SEO
4 1 (11.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) PHP
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Zend
2 1 (11.11%) Facebook