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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 169 206 181
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -25
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 73 52 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.35% 0.89% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.95% 4.16% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 68 49 60
Median salary £32,500 £27,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,475 £23,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £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
1227 1251 1246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 22.66% 21.35% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1031 1063 1058
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £24,330
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +19 26 £31,500 +16.66% 3
Bristol +34 17 £27,500 +3.77%
Gloucestershire +6 13 £32,500 +5.69% 1
Wiltshire - 9 £35,000 -
Somerset -17 4 £23,750 -12.84% 2
Cornwall -11 2 £22,500 -11.76% 1
Devon - 2 £36,250 - 1
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 132 (92.31%) HTML
2 131 (91.61%) CSS
3 127 (88.81%) JavaScript
4 123 (86.01%) PHP
5 83 (58.04%) Web Development
6 71 (49.65%) jQuery
7 60 (41.96%) HTML5
8 58 (40.56%) CSS3
9 51 (35.66%) MySQL
10 44 (30.77%) Sass
11 40 (27.97%) Marketing
12 39 (27.27%) Git (software)
13 37 (25.87%) Drupal
14 34 (23.78%) CMS
15 33 (23.08%) Magento
16 32 (22.38%) Front End Development
17 30 (20.98%) MVC
17 30 (20.98%) Web Design
18 29 (20.28%) Laravel
19 27 (18.88%) User Experience
20 25 (17.48%) Responsive Web Design
21 24 (16.78%) Adobe
22 21 (14.69%) E-Commerce
22 21 (14.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 20 (13.99%) Ajax
24 19 (13.29%) SOAP
25 18 (12.59%) Web Services
26 17 (11.89%) Node.js
26 17 (11.89%) JSON
26 17 (11.89%) Adobe Illustrator

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 37 (25.87%) Drupal
2 34 (23.78%) CMS
3 14 (9.79%) PrestaShop
4 8 (5.59%) Joomla!
5 7 (4.90%) ColdFusion
6 6 (4.20%) Moodle
6 6 (4.20%) Umbraco
7 4 (2.80%) Apache
8 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 17 (11.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 16 (11.19%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 33 (23.08%) Magento
2 7 (4.90%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.90%) GitHub
2 3 (2.10%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (35.66%) MySQL
2 3 (2.10%) RDBMS
2 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 16 (11.19%) Subversion
3 8 (5.59%) gulp
4 5 (3.50%) Axure RP
4 5 (3.50%) Bower
4 5 (3.50%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (3.50%) PhpStorm
5 3 (2.10%) Grunt
General
1 40 (27.97%) Marketing
2 17 (11.89%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.90%) Finance
4 6 (4.20%) Advertising
4 6 (4.20%) Multimedia
4 6 (4.20%) Publishing
5 4 (2.80%) Banking
6 3 (2.10%) Games
7 2 (1.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 127 (88.81%) Developer
2 54 (37.76%) PHP Developer
3 42 (29.37%) Web Developer
4 30 (20.98%) WordPress Developer
5 29 (20.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 28 (19.58%) Junior
6 28 (19.58%) Junior Developer
7 21 (14.69%) JavaScript Developer
8 20 (13.99%) Junior Web Developer
9 19 (13.29%) HTML CSS Developer
9 19 (13.29%) HTML Developer
10 18 (12.59%) Designer
11 16 (11.19%) Digital Developer
12 13 (9.09%) Web Designer
13 12 (8.39%) UI Designer
14 9 (6.29%) Senior Developer
15 8 (5.59%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 8 (5.59%) PHP Web Developer
16 7 (4.90%) Web UI Designer
17 6 (4.20%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (92.31%) HTML
2 131 (91.61%) CSS
3 71 (49.65%) jQuery
4 60 (41.96%) HTML5
5 58 (40.56%) CSS3
6 44 (30.77%) Sass
7 29 (20.28%) Laravel
8 21 (14.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 20 (13.99%) Ajax
10 19 (13.29%) SOAP
11 18 (12.59%) Web Services
12 17 (11.89%) JSON
12 17 (11.89%) Node.js
13 15 (10.49%) Express
13 15 (10.49%) Symfony
13 15 (10.49%) XML
13 15 (10.49%) Yii
14 14 (9.79%) RESTful
15 13 (9.09%) LESS
16 11 (7.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.88%) User Experience
2 12 (8.39%) Digital Media
3 11 (7.69%) Social Media
4 6 (4.20%) Photography
5 3 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.10%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.40%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.70%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.79%) Linux
2 12 (8.39%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.40%) Android
3 2 (1.40%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.40%) Unix
4 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (58.04%) Web Development
2 32 (22.38%) Front End Development
3 30 (20.98%) MVC
3 30 (20.98%) Web Design
4 25 (17.48%) Responsive Web Design
5 21 (14.69%) E-Commerce
6 16 (11.19%) OO
7 14 (9.79%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (9.79%) Data Protection
7 14 (9.79%) SDLC
8 12 (8.39%) OO PHP
8 12 (8.39%) OOP
9 10 (6.99%) SEO
9 10 (6.99%) Wireframes
10 9 (6.29%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (6.29%) Open Source
11 7 (4.90%) CRM
11 7 (4.90%) Online Marketing
12 6 (4.20%) Web Accessibility
13 5 (3.50%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 127 (88.81%) JavaScript
2 123 (86.01%) PHP
3 8 (5.59%) SQL
4 5 (3.50%) C++
5 3 (2.10%) Java
5 3 (2.10%) Ruby
6 2 (1.40%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.70%) PHP 7
7 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.80%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.10%) cPanel
2 1 (0.70%) Ansible
2 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (16.78%) Adobe
2 14 (9.79%) Apple
3 8 (5.59%) Zend
4 4 (2.80%) Sage
4 4 (2.80%) Twitter
5 3 (2.10%) Google
6 2 (1.40%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.70%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.70%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.70%) VMware
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