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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 78 75 77
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 4 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.53% 1.13% 1.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.91% 6.72% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 11
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £30,750 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.38% +8.33%
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
209 134 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 27.87% 16.75% 19.87%
Number of salaries quoted 199 115 174
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £17,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 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 Southampton region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) Symfony
1 7 (100.00%) Laravel
1 7 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (85.71%) Drupal
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) OOP
3 5 (71.43%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) MySQL
3 5 (71.43%) Web Development
3 5 (71.43%) Joomla!
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) Zend
3 5 (71.43%) CakePHP
3 5 (71.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (71.43%) OO PHP
3 5 (71.43%) Front End Development
4 2 (28.57%) CMS
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) React
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
5 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)

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 6 (85.71%) Drupal
2 5 (71.43%) Joomla!
3 2 (28.57%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 5 (71.43%) OO PHP Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (100.00%) Laravel
1 7 (100.00%) Symfony
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) CakePHP
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
4 1 (14.29%) React
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
1 6 (85.71%) OOP
2 5 (71.43%) Front End Development
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) OO PHP
2 5 (71.43%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Zend