The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 169 192 182
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -10
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 66 54 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.26% 0.94% 1.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.75% 4.51% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62 49 79
Median salary £30,000 £31,500 £30,375
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
WordPress
England

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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1147 1197 1317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 21.93% 20.83% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 977 1041 1165
Median salary £37,750 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.65% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WordPress
Salary Trend in the South West

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

WordPress Salary Trend in the South West

WordPress
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

WordPress Salary Histogram in the South West

WordPress
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 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
Somerset +19 23 £30,000 - 1
Dorset +11 18 £32,500 +3.17% 8
Devon - 13 £30,000 -
Bristol 0 6 £36,000 -15.29% 1
Gloucestershire -16 3 £30,000 -4.00% 1
Wiltshire +17 2 £35,000 -12.50%
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 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 West region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 121 (94.53%) HTML
2 118 (92.19%) JavaScript
2 118 (92.19%) CSS
3 114 (89.06%) PHP
4 73 (57.03%) jQuery
5 56 (43.75%) Web Development
6 45 (35.16%) MySQL
7 44 (34.38%) Git (software)
7 44 (34.38%) Laravel
8 38 (29.69%) Drupal
8 38 (29.69%) MVC
9 36 (28.13%) Sass
10 32 (25.00%) SOAP
11 31 (24.22%) HTML5
12 30 (23.44%) Magento
12 30 (23.44%) Front End Development
13 29 (22.66%) AngularJS
13 29 (22.66%) CSS3
14 27 (21.09%) Linux
15 26 (20.31%) Photoshop
16 24 (18.75%) E-Commerce
17 23 (17.97%) Marketing
18 21 (16.41%) Node.js
18 21 (16.41%) OOP
18 21 (16.41%) CMS
19 20 (15.63%) XML
20 17 (13.28%) Mac OS X
20 17 (13.28%) LAMP
21 16 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
21 16 (12.50%) Web Design

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 38 (29.69%) Drupal
2 21 (16.41%) CMS
3 16 (12.50%) Apache
4 10 (7.81%) PrestaShop
5 6 (4.69%) Joomla!
5 6 (4.69%) Moodle
6 2 (1.56%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 26 (20.31%) Photoshop
2 16 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.34%) InDesign
4 1 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 30 (23.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.25%) GitHub
2 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.25%) Intranet
2 6 (4.69%) SSH
3 1 (0.78%) Firewall
3 1 (0.78%) IPsec
3 1 (0.78%) Network Security
3 1 (0.78%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (35.16%) MySQL
2 8 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 44 (34.38%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.25%) Axure RP
3 7 (5.47%) gulp
4 6 (4.69%) Dreamweaver
5 5 (3.91%) Subversion
6 4 (3.13%) Bower
6 4 (3.13%) PhpStorm
7 2 (1.56%) Grunt
General
1 23 (17.97%) Marketing
2 11 (8.59%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.47%) Games
4 6 (4.69%) Finance
5 2 (1.56%) Advertising
5 2 (1.56%) Banking
5 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.56%) Retail
6 1 (0.78%) Automotive
6 1 (0.78%) Electronics
6 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 110 (85.94%) Developer
2 59 (46.09%) PHP Developer
3 25 (19.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 25 (19.53%) Web Developer
4 19 (14.84%) Designer
5 16 (12.50%) Digital Developer
5 16 (12.50%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
5 16 (12.50%) WordPress Developer
6 15 (11.72%) JavaScript Developer
7 14 (10.94%) Full Stack Developer
7 14 (10.94%) Junior
7 14 (10.94%) Junior Developer
7 14 (10.94%) UI Designer
8 11 (8.59%) PHP Web Developer
9 10 (7.81%) HTML Developer
10 9 (7.03%) HTML CSS Developer
10 9 (7.03%) Junior PHP Developer
11 8 (6.25%) Web Designer
12 5 (3.91%) Senior Developer
12 5 (3.91%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (94.53%) HTML
2 118 (92.19%) CSS
3 73 (57.03%) jQuery
4 44 (34.38%) Laravel
5 36 (28.13%) Sass
6 32 (25.00%) SOAP
7 31 (24.22%) HTML5
8 29 (22.66%) AngularJS
8 29 (22.66%) CSS3
9 21 (16.41%) Node.js
10 20 (15.63%) XML
11 17 (13.28%) LAMP
12 16 (12.50%) CakePHP
13 15 (11.72%) Web Services
14 14 (10.94%) Yii
15 11 (8.59%) JSON
16 10 (7.81%) .NET
16 10 (7.81%) RESTful
16 10 (7.81%) XSLT
17 9 (7.03%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.16%) User Experience
2 10 (7.81%) Social Media
3 8 (6.25%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.34%) Blog
5 2 (1.56%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.56%) iPad
6 1 (0.78%) Animation
6 1 (0.78%) Arduino
6 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.78%) Oculus Rift
6 1 (0.78%) PACS
6 1 (0.78%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.09%) Linux
2 17 (13.28%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (43.75%) Web Development
2 38 (29.69%) MVC
3 30 (23.44%) Front End Development
4 24 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 21 (16.41%) OOP
6 16 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 16 (12.50%) Web Design
7 13 (10.16%) OO
7 13 (10.16%) OO PHP
7 13 (10.16%) Wireframes
8 12 (9.38%) Data Protection
8 12 (9.38%) Open Source
9 11 (8.59%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 10 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (7.81%) Network Management
10 10 (7.81%) SDLC
10 10 (7.81%) SEO
11 9 (7.03%) Prototyping
12 8 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (3.91%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 118 (92.19%) JavaScript
2 114 (89.06%) PHP
3 8 (6.25%) SQL
4 3 (2.34%) C++
5 2 (1.56%) PHP 5
5 2 (1.56%) PHP 7
5 2 (1.56%) Python
5 2 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (0.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) DICOM
2 1 (0.78%) HL7
2 1 (0.78%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (3.91%) Ansible
2 3 (2.34%) cPanel
Vendors
1 16 (12.50%) Adobe
2 13 (10.16%) Zend
3 10 (7.81%) Apple
4 3 (2.34%) Twitter
5 2 (1.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.78%) Google
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