The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 80 56 83
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +27
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 13 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.36% 2.18% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.99% 8.29% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 3
Average salary £33,500 £24,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.58% -12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £23,400 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £31,300 £27,900
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
WordPress
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
217 205 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 22.72% 26.28% 19.69%
Number of salaries quoted 184 165 164
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

WordPress
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WordPress Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

WordPress
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

WordPress Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

WordPress
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 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
Sheffield -23 9 £33,500 +39.58%
WordPress
Yorkshire

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 31 (96.88%) PHP
2 30 (93.75%) HTML
3 29 (90.63%) CSS
4 24 (75.00%) jQuery
5 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
6 18 (56.25%) CMS
7 17 (53.13%) MySQL
8 15 (46.88%) HTML5
9 14 (43.75%) Web Design
9 14 (43.75%) User Experience
10 13 (40.63%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (37.50%) Web Development
12 11 (34.38%) CSS3
13 10 (31.25%) Adobe
14 9 (28.13%) E-Commerce
14 9 (28.13%) Linux
14 9 (28.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 8 (25.00%) SEO
15 8 (25.00%) Animation
15 8 (25.00%) XML
16 7 (21.88%) Ajax
16 7 (21.88%) Project Management
17 6 (18.75%) MVC
17 6 (18.75%) OOP
17 6 (18.75%) Web Accessibility
17 6 (18.75%) PHP5
17 6 (18.75%) LAMP
17 6 (18.75%) JSON
17 6 (18.75%) XSL
17 6 (18.75%) .NET

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 18 (56.25%) CMS
2 6 (18.75%) Drupal
2 6 (18.75%) Umbraco
3 5 (15.63%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Magento
2 1 (3.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) SSH
2 1 (3.13%) Intranet
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) MySQL
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (15.63%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (87.50%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) Web Developer
3 13 (40.63%) Senior Developer
4 12 (37.50%) PHP Developer
5 9 (28.13%) Front-End Developer
6 7 (21.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 7 (21.88%) PHP Web Developer
7 6 (18.75%) Senior PHP Developer
8 5 (15.63%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 5 (15.63%) Senior Web Developer
8 5 (15.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 4 (12.50%) Designer
10 3 (9.38%) Digital Designer
11 1 (3.13%) Senior Designer
11 1 (3.13%) Senior Web Designer
11 1 (3.13%) .NET Web Developer
11 1 (3.13%) Website Manager
11 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
11 1 (3.13%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (93.75%) HTML
2 29 (90.63%) CSS
3 24 (75.00%) jQuery
4 15 (46.88%) HTML5
5 11 (34.38%) CSS3
6 8 (25.00%) XML
7 7 (21.88%) Ajax
8 6 (18.75%) JSON
8 6 (18.75%) XSL
8 6 (18.75%) LAMP
8 6 (18.75%) .NET
8 6 (18.75%) script.aculo.us
9 5 (15.63%) Sass
9 5 (15.63%) XHTML
10 1 (3.13%) Flash
10 1 (3.13%) Web Services
10 1 (3.13%) Apache Flex
10 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
10 1 (3.13%) REST
10 1 (3.13%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) User Experience
2 8 (25.00%) Animation
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Android
2 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
3 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Web Design
2 13 (40.63%) Responsive Web Design
3 12 (37.50%) Web Development
4 9 (28.13%) E-Commerce
5 8 (25.00%) SEO
6 7 (21.88%) Project Management
7 6 (18.75%) MVC
7 6 (18.75%) OOP
7 6 (18.75%) Web Accessibility
8 5 (15.63%) Content Management
9 3 (9.38%) OO
9 3 (9.38%) OO PHP
9 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.38%) Email Marketing
10 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (3.13%) Creative Marketing
10 1 (3.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) PHP
2 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.75%) PHP5
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) ActionScript
4 1 (3.13%) C
4 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Adobe
2 5 (15.63%) Zend
3 1 (3.13%) hybris