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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 113 159 188
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +29
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 135 65 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.23% 1.21% 0.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.71% 5.44% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 134 59 48
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £26,200 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1391 1194 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 23.03% 22.18% 22.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1259 1038 1111
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Dorset +29 83 £32,500 -18.75% 9
Bristol -4 28 £37,500 +15.38% 7
Wiltshire -7 11 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Gloucestershire -8 6 £37,500 +15.38%
Somerset +8 4 £27,250 -27.33% 1
Devon +3 1 £24,000 +6.66%
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 181 (98.91%) CSS
2 177 (96.72%) JavaScript
3 166 (90.71%) HTML
4 153 (83.61%) PHP
5 135 (73.77%) jQuery
6 110 (60.11%) MySQL
7 106 (57.92%) Drupal
8 91 (49.73%) MVC
9 83 (45.36%) CMS
10 66 (36.07%) Magento
11 65 (35.52%) HTML5
12 63 (34.43%) AngularJS
13 62 (33.88%) CSS3
13 62 (33.88%) Joomla!
13 62 (33.88%) Zend
14 61 (33.33%) CakePHP
14 61 (33.33%) OO
15 54 (29.51%) Web Development
16 46 (25.14%) OOP
17 40 (21.86%) Laravel
17 40 (21.86%) Marketing
18 38 (20.77%) Symfony
18 38 (20.77%) Linux
19 37 (20.22%) OO PHP
20 36 (19.67%) User Experience
20 36 (19.67%) Responsive Web Design
21 33 (18.03%) XML
21 33 (18.03%) .NET
21 33 (18.03%) SQL
22 30 (16.39%) E-Commerce

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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
1 106 (57.92%) Drupal
2 83 (45.36%) CMS
3 62 (33.88%) Joomla!
4 27 (14.75%) Apache
5 19 (10.38%) nginx
6 16 (8.74%) Node.js
7 10 (5.46%) Moodle
8 5 (2.73%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.09%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.55%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.55%) Kentico
10 1 (0.55%) Lync
10 1 (0.55%) DNN
Applications
1 23 (12.57%) Photoshop
2 8 (4.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (3.83%) InDesign
4 4 (2.19%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.55%) GIMP
5 1 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.55%) MS Office
5 1 (0.55%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 66 (36.07%) Magento
2 8 (4.37%) Zen Cart
3 4 (2.19%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.55%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.37%) PaaS
2 5 (2.73%) GitHub
3 2 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.55%) LAN
1 1 (0.55%) SMS
1 1 (0.55%) WLAN
1 1 (0.55%) WAN
1 1 (0.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (60.11%) MySQL
2 27 (14.75%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (11.48%) MongoDB
4 14 (7.65%) NoSQL
5 11 (6.01%) SQL Server
6 9 (4.92%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.37%) MariaDB
7 8 (4.37%) Hadoop
7 8 (4.37%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (4.37%) Redis
7 8 (4.37%) Neo4j
8 4 (2.19%) FileMaker
9 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (12.57%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.65%) Subversion
3 10 (5.46%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (2.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 40 (21.86%) Marketing
2 28 (15.30%) Finance
3 14 (7.65%) Multimedia
4 9 (4.92%) Games
5 4 (2.19%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.64%) Banking
6 3 (1.64%) Advertising
7 2 (1.09%) Retail
8 1 (0.55%) Back Office
8 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 172 (93.99%) Developer
2 86 (46.99%) Web Developer
3 47 (25.68%) PHP Developer
4 45 (24.59%) Front-End Developer
5 33 (18.03%) PHP Web Developer
6 28 (15.30%) Senior Developer
7 20 (10.93%) .NET Developer
8 15 (8.20%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (6.56%) Magento Developer
10 11 (6.01%) Junior
11 10 (5.46%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (5.46%) Senior .NET Developer
11 10 (5.46%) OO PHP Developer
11 10 (5.46%) Designer
12 9 (4.92%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 9 (4.92%) Drupal Developer
12 9 (4.92%) Web Designer
13 8 (4.37%) Programmer
13 8 (4.37%) Senior Web Developer
13 8 (4.37%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (98.91%) CSS
2 166 (90.71%) HTML
3 135 (73.77%) jQuery
4 65 (35.52%) HTML5
5 63 (34.43%) AngularJS
6 62 (33.88%) CSS3
7 61 (33.33%) CakePHP
8 40 (21.86%) Laravel
9 38 (20.77%) Symfony
10 33 (18.03%) XML
10 33 (18.03%) .NET
11 20 (10.93%) JSON
12 18 (9.84%) ASP.NET
13 17 (9.29%) LAMP
14 15 (8.20%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (7.65%) Spring
15 14 (7.65%) Ember.js
15 14 (7.65%) Backbone.js
16 13 (7.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 11 (6.01%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 36 (19.67%) User Experience
2 12 (6.56%) Social Network
3 9 (4.92%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.83%) Graphic Design
5 6 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.73%) Open Source
7 4 (2.19%) Social Media
8 2 (1.09%) Photography
9 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.55%) Copywriting
9 1 (0.55%) Animation
9 1 (0.55%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 38 (20.77%) Linux
2 4 (2.19%) Windows
2 4 (2.19%) Mac OS X
3 3 (1.64%) UNIX
4 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (49.73%) MVC
2 61 (33.33%) OO
3 54 (29.51%) Web Development
4 46 (25.14%) OOP
5 37 (20.22%) OO PHP
6 36 (19.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 30 (16.39%) E-Commerce
8 24 (13.11%) SEO
9 21 (11.48%) Content Management
10 10 (5.46%) Web Design
11 9 (4.92%) Project Management
12 8 (4.37%) SOA
13 7 (3.83%) Digital Marketing
13 7 (3.83%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (3.28%) Analytics
15 5 (2.73%) Mobile Application Development
15 5 (2.73%) Kanban
15 5 (2.73%) Project Planning
15 5 (2.73%) Data Analysis
15 5 (2.73%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 177 (96.72%) JavaScript
2 153 (83.61%) PHP
3 33 (18.03%) SQL
4 29 (15.85%) C#
5 16 (8.74%) Java
5 16 (8.74%) PHP5
6 15 (8.20%) Ruby
7 4 (2.19%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.09%) C
8 2 (1.09%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (0.55%) Golang
9 1 (0.55%) VB
9 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (9.29%) Degree
2 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 8 (4.37%) Vagrant
1 8 (4.37%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.55%) cPanel
2 1 (0.55%) Webmin
Vendors
1 62 (33.88%) Zend
2 16 (8.74%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.10%) Facebook
3 13 (7.10%) Adobe
4 4 (2.19%) Google
5 3 (1.64%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.55%) Ektron
6 1 (0.55%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.55%) Twitter
6 1 (0.55%) Apple
6 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £25 - £35 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: plus bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Imagine Publishing
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Sparkol
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Bournemouth
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago