The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 67 52 66
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 26 31 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.71% 3.48% 2.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.66% 17.42% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 26 29 17
Average salary £28,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+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
166 178 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 17.29% 20.00% 21.24%
Number of salaries quoted 158 170 155
Average salary £33,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.47% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Southampton

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 35 (79.55%) HTML
1 35 (79.55%) PHP
2 34 (77.27%) jQuery
3 30 (68.18%) JavaScript
3 30 (68.18%) CSS
4 23 (52.27%) Git (software)
5 21 (47.73%) Joomla!
6 20 (45.45%) MySQL
7 19 (43.18%) Drupal
8 18 (40.91%) Linux
9 17 (38.64%) Web Development
10 16 (36.36%) MVC
11 15 (34.09%) Symfony
11 15 (34.09%) PHP5
11 15 (34.09%) AngularJS
12 14 (31.82%) Marketing
13 13 (29.55%) OOP
14 12 (27.27%) Zend
14 12 (27.27%) CakePHP
14 12 (27.27%) Laravel
15 11 (25.00%) Degree
16 9 (20.45%) Project Management
17 8 (18.18%) Photoshop
17 8 (18.18%) SEO
17 8 (18.18%) LAMP
17 8 (18.18%) Ajax
18 7 (15.91%) Digital Marketing
18 7 (15.91%) Magento
18 7 (15.91%) CMS
19 6 (13.64%) Change Management

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 21 (47.73%) Joomla!
2 19 (43.18%) Drupal
3 7 (15.91%) CMS
4 6 (13.64%) Apache
5 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.55%) Moodle
6 2 (4.55%) Umbraco
7 1 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (2.27%) Kentico
7 1 (2.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Photoshop
2 5 (11.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (6.82%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (45.45%) MySQL
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 23 (52.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) Subversion
3 2 (4.55%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 14 (31.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (79.55%) Developer
2 26 (59.09%) Web Developer
3 22 (50.00%) PHP Developer
4 14 (31.82%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (13.64%) CRM Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Development Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) CRM Systems Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (6.82%) SQL DBA
7 3 (6.82%) DBA
7 3 (6.82%) Development Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Junior Web Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Web Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (79.55%) HTML
2 34 (77.27%) jQuery
3 30 (68.18%) CSS
4 15 (34.09%) Symfony
4 15 (34.09%) AngularJS
5 12 (27.27%) Laravel
5 12 (27.27%) CakePHP
6 8 (18.18%) LAMP
6 8 (18.18%) Ajax
7 6 (13.64%) .NET
8 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET
9 4 (9.09%) HTML5
10 3 (6.82%) CSS3
11 2 (4.55%) XHTML
12 1 (2.27%) Sass
12 1 (2.27%) XML
12 1 (2.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.36%) Social Media
3 2 (4.55%) Open Source
4 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.91%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Android
2 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Web Development
2 16 (36.36%) MVC
3 13 (29.55%) OOP
4 9 (20.45%) Project Management
5 8 (18.18%) SEO
6 7 (15.91%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (13.64%) Change Management
7 6 (13.64%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (13.64%) Business Analysis
7 6 (13.64%) CRM
7 6 (13.64%) Business Process Mapping
8 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.27%) Direct Marketing
10 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.27%) OO
10 1 (2.27%) Time Management
10 1 (2.27%) Online Marketing
10 1 (2.27%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 35 (79.55%) PHP
2 30 (68.18%) JavaScript
3 15 (34.09%) PHP5
4 5 (11.36%) SQL
5 3 (6.82%) VB
5 3 (6.82%) Python
6 1 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) cPanel
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Zend
2 6 (13.64%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.55%) Adobe
5 1 (2.27%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.27%) Ektron
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