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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 61 57 85
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +28
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 19 33 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.78% 3.92% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.24% 16.67% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 4
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £31,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+0.78% +5.83%
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
169 198 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 24.71% 23.52% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 145 185 175
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £42,500
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 4 September 2015.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Southampton

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 23 (85.19%) HTML
2 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
2 19 (70.37%) PHP
2 19 (70.37%) jQuery
3 17 (62.96%) MVC
4 16 (59.26%) Joomla!
5 15 (55.56%) CMS
5 15 (55.56%) CSS
6 14 (51.85%) MySQL
6 14 (51.85%) Magento
7 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
8 11 (40.74%) Drupal
9 10 (37.04%) HTML5
9 10 (37.04%) Content Management
10 9 (33.33%) Marketing
10 9 (33.33%) Web Development
10 9 (33.33%) Social Media
10 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 9 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (33.33%) CakePHP
10 9 (33.33%) Zend
10 9 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (29.63%) Usability Testing
11 8 (29.63%) Online Marketing
11 8 (29.63%) Search Engine Marketing
11 8 (29.63%) Email Marketing
11 8 (29.63%) Campaign Management
11 8 (29.63%) Analytics
11 8 (29.63%) Social Media Marketing
11 8 (29.63%) CSS3

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 16 (59.26%) Joomla!
2 15 (55.56%) CMS
3 11 (40.74%) Drupal
4 5 (18.52%) Apache
Business Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) MySQL
2 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
General
1 9 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) PHP Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Marketing Executive
3 8 (29.63%) Digital Marketing Executive
4 7 (25.93%) Senior Developer
5 6 (22.22%) Senior PHP Developer
5 6 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (18.52%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Web Developer
7 3 (11.11%) SEO Executive
8 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Senior PHP Web Developer
9 1 (3.70%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) HTML
2 19 (70.37%) jQuery
3 15 (55.56%) CSS
4 10 (37.04%) HTML5
5 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 9 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (33.33%) CakePHP
6 8 (29.63%) CSS3
6 8 (29.63%) LAMP
7 6 (22.22%) JSON
8 5 (18.52%) Symfony
8 5 (18.52%) Ajax
9 3 (11.11%) Laravel
9 3 (11.11%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) MVC
2 10 (37.04%) Content Management
3 9 (33.33%) Web Development
3 9 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 8 (29.63%) Usability Testing
4 8 (29.63%) Online Marketing
4 8 (29.63%) Analytics
4 8 (29.63%) Campaign Management
4 8 (29.63%) Search Engine Marketing
4 8 (29.63%) Email Marketing
4 8 (29.63%) SEO
4 8 (29.63%) Social Media Marketing
4 8 (29.63%) Pay per click
5 7 (25.93%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (25.93%) OOP
6 6 (22.22%) Mobile First
7 4 (14.81%) OO
7 4 (14.81%) OO PHP
8 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
1 19 (70.37%) PHP
2 5 (18.52%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Zend
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