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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 73 77 62
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 3 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.49% 1.01% 2.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.50% 5.69% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 21
Median salary £19,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-49.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
WordPress
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Application Platforms Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
120 123 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 19.64% 17.67% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 99 116 141
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £31,488
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +27.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £31,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

WordPress
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Southampton

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 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 Southampton region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) PHP
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 10 (71.43%) CMS
3 10 (71.43%) Drupal
4 9 (64.29%) jQuery
4 9 (64.29%) HTML5
5 7 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (50.00%) Open Source
6 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
7 4 (28.57%) OO
7 4 (28.57%) Web Development
7 4 (28.57%) OO PHP
7 4 (28.57%) CSS3
8 3 (21.43%) Facebook
8 3 (21.43%) Twitter
8 3 (21.43%) Sass
8 3 (21.43%) Social Media
8 3 (21.43%) Yeoman
8 3 (21.43%) Bower
8 3 (21.43%) MailChimp
8 3 (21.43%) Perch
8 3 (21.43%) Social Media Management
8 3 (21.43%) gulp
8 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
8 3 (21.43%) Joomla!
8 3 (21.43%) Google
8 3 (21.43%) Marketing

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 10 (71.43%) CMS
1 10 (71.43%) Drupal
2 3 (21.43%) Joomla!
2 3 (21.43%) Perch
3 2 (14.29%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Bower
2 3 (21.43%) gulp
2 3 (21.43%) Yeoman
General
1 3 (21.43%) Advertising
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 7 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Marketing Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (64.29%) HTML5
2 9 (64.29%) jQuery
3 4 (28.57%) CSS3
4 3 (21.43%) LAMP
4 3 (21.43%) Sass
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.14%) .NET
6 1 (7.14%) Pug
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 7 (50.00%) Open Source
2 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 4 (28.57%) OO
3 4 (28.57%) OO PHP
3 4 (28.57%) Web Development
4 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
4 3 (21.43%) OOP
4 3 (21.43%) SEO
4 3 (21.43%) Social Media Management
4 3 (21.43%) Web Marketing
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Facebook
1 3 (21.43%) Google
1 3 (21.43%) Twitter