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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 89 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 5 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.44% - 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.50% - 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 6
Average salary £21,000 - £33,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 - £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £23,100 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
200 196 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 17.79% 18.10% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 177 173 170
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,954 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.68% +1.17%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

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Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 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
Newport - 4 £21,750 -
Cardiff - 1 £21,000 -
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Wales

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) CMS
2 8 (88.89%) PHP
3 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 6 (66.67%) Joomla!
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 6 (66.67%) Sass
3 6 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (55.56%) HTML5
4 5 (55.56%) MySQL
5 3 (33.33%) concrete5
6 2 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (22.22%) CSS3
6 2 (22.22%) Umbraco
6 2 (22.22%) Web Design
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
6 2 (22.22%) Adobe
6 2 (22.22%) Fireworks
7 1 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) Java
7 1 (11.11%) Advertising
7 1 (11.11%) Web Development
7 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
7 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
7 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development

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Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 9 (100.00%) CMS
2 6 (66.67%) Joomla!
3 3 (33.33%) concrete5
4 2 (22.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
1 2 (22.22%) Fireworks
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Web Designer
2 3 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
2 6 (66.67%) Sass
2 6 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (55.56%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe