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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 167 192 176
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 69 48 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.31% 0.84% 1.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.11% 3.42% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 61 47 67
Median salary £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +8.33%
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
1350 1404 1216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.64% 24.48% 20.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1159 1223 1049
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,650 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 May 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 31 May 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
Dorset +26 27 £33,000 +10.00% 6
Bristol +12 15 £28,000 +6.66% 3
Devon - 12 £25,000 -
Wiltshire - 8 £35,000 - 2
Gloucestershire -6 5 £32,500 +5.69% 3
Cornwall -12 1 £21,000 -10.63% 1
Somerset -13 1 £35,000 +16.66% 1
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 128 (92.09%) HTML
1 128 (92.09%) JavaScript
1 128 (92.09%) CSS
2 127 (91.37%) PHP
3 83 (59.71%) Web Development
4 79 (56.83%) jQuery
5 76 (54.68%) HTML5
6 74 (53.24%) CSS3
7 61 (43.88%) MySQL
8 50 (35.97%) Git (software)
9 46 (33.09%) Drupal
10 43 (30.94%) CMS
10 43 (30.94%) Sass
11 36 (25.90%) MVC
12 34 (24.46%) Front End Development
13 29 (20.86%) Marketing
14 28 (20.14%) Laravel
15 25 (17.99%) Ajax
16 24 (17.27%) Magento
16 24 (17.27%) User Experience
17 23 (16.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 22 (15.83%) Symfony
19 20 (14.39%) Web Design
19 20 (14.39%) Adobe
19 20 (14.39%) OO
19 20 (14.39%) AngularJS
20 19 (13.67%) Node.js
20 19 (13.67%) Linux
21 18 (12.95%) E-Commerce
22 17 (12.23%) Responsive 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 46 (33.09%) Drupal
2 43 (30.94%) CMS
3 19 (13.67%) Node.js
4 8 (5.76%) Joomla!
4 8 (5.76%) PrestaShop
4 8 (5.76%) SharePoint
5 7 (5.04%) ColdFusion
6 6 (4.32%) Umbraco
7 4 (2.88%) Moodle
8 2 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.72%) Apache
9 1 (0.72%) Kentico
9 1 (0.72%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.72%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 12 (8.63%) Photoshop
2 9 (6.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (2.16%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (17.27%) Magento
2 7 (5.04%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.04%) GitHub
2 3 (2.16%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (43.88%) MySQL
2 7 (5.04%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.16%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.16%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 50 (35.97%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.35%) Subversion
3 11 (7.91%) gulp
4 7 (5.04%) Bower
4 7 (5.04%) PhpStorm
5 6 (4.32%) Grunt
6 4 (2.88%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.16%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.72%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.72%) Selenium
8 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (20.86%) Marketing
2 10 (7.19%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.76%) Advertising
4 6 (4.32%) Multimedia
4 6 (4.32%) Publishing
5 5 (3.60%) Finance
6 4 (2.88%) Banking
7 3 (2.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 128 (92.09%) Developer
2 67 (48.20%) PHP Developer
3 46 (33.09%) Web Developer
4 27 (19.42%) Junior
4 27 (19.42%) WordPress Developer
5 25 (17.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 24 (17.27%) Junior Developer
7 21 (15.11%) Junior Web Developer
8 18 (12.95%) Senior Developer
9 15 (10.79%) JavaScript Developer
10 12 (8.63%) PHP Web Developer
10 12 (8.63%) Senior PHP Developer
11 11 (7.91%) HTML CSS Developer
11 11 (7.91%) HTML Developer
12 10 (7.19%) Designer
13 9 (6.47%) Web Designer
14 8 (5.76%) Drupal Developer
15 7 (5.04%) CMS Developer
15 7 (5.04%) Digital Developer
16 5 (3.60%) Junior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (92.09%) CSS
1 128 (92.09%) HTML
2 79 (56.83%) jQuery
3 76 (54.68%) HTML5
4 74 (53.24%) CSS3
5 43 (30.94%) Sass
6 28 (20.14%) Laravel
7 25 (17.99%) Ajax
8 23 (16.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 22 (15.83%) Symfony
10 20 (14.39%) AngularJS
11 14 (10.07%) .NET
11 14 (10.07%) LAMP
12 13 (9.35%) LESS
13 12 (8.63%) Express
14 11 (7.91%) JSON
15 10 (7.19%) SOAP
15 10 (7.19%) XML
16 9 (6.47%) Web Services
17 8 (5.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.27%) User Experience
2 8 (5.76%) Social Media
3 6 (4.32%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.32%) Photography
4 5 (3.60%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.72%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.72%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.67%) Linux
2 9 (6.47%) Unix
3 5 (3.60%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.44%) Android
4 2 (1.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (59.71%) Web Development
2 36 (25.90%) MVC
3 34 (24.46%) Front End Development
4 20 (14.39%) OO
4 20 (14.39%) Web Design
5 18 (12.95%) E-Commerce
6 17 (12.23%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (11.51%) OO PHP
8 15 (10.79%) OOP
9 10 (7.19%) TDD
10 9 (6.47%) CRM
11 8 (5.76%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (5.76%) Data Protection
11 8 (5.76%) SDLC
12 7 (5.04%) Automated Testing
12 7 (5.04%) Online Marketing
12 7 (5.04%) Open Source
12 7 (5.04%) SEO
13 6 (4.32%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 128 (92.09%) JavaScript
2 127 (91.37%) PHP
3 14 (10.07%) SQL
4 8 (5.76%) C#
5 3 (2.16%) C++
5 3 (2.16%) Java
5 3 (2.16%) Ruby
6 2 (1.44%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.72%) PHP 7
7 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (0.72%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (0.72%) Ansible
1 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (14.39%) Adobe
2 12 (8.63%) Zend
3 8 (5.76%) Apple
4 5 (3.60%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.88%) Sage
6 3 (2.16%) Google
7 2 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.44%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.72%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.72%) Twitter
8 1 (0.72%) VMware
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