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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 62 62 82
Rank change year-on-year
0 +20
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 18 27 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.52% 3.07% 1.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.11% 12.98% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 26 11
Average salary £34,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
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
162 208 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 22.72% 23.66% 24.92%
Number of salaries quoted 139 197 218
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 28 July 2015.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Southampton

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (79.31%) HTML
1 23 (79.31%) PHP
1 23 (79.31%) jQuery
2 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
3 20 (68.97%) MVC
4 19 (65.52%) Joomla!
5 18 (62.07%) CSS
6 17 (58.62%) MySQL
7 16 (55.17%) CMS
8 14 (48.28%) Drupal
8 14 (48.28%) Git (software)
9 13 (44.83%) Web Development
10 12 (41.38%) Zend
10 12 (41.38%) Magento
10 12 (41.38%) CakePHP
10 12 (41.38%) AngularJS
11 11 (37.93%) HTML5
12 10 (34.48%) Linux
12 10 (34.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (31.03%) OOP
13 9 (31.03%) CSS3
14 8 (27.59%) Responsive Web Design
14 8 (27.59%) LAMP
15 7 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (24.14%) PHP5
15 7 (24.14%) JSON
15 7 (24.14%) Symfony
15 7 (24.14%) Mobile First
16 6 (20.69%) Content Management
17 5 (17.24%) SEO

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 19 (65.52%) Joomla!
2 16 (55.17%) CMS
3 14 (48.28%) Drupal
4 5 (17.24%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) MySQL
2 7 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (48.28%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
General
1 5 (17.24%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 14 (48.28%) PHP Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Web Developer
4 7 (24.14%) Senior Developer
4 7 (24.14%) PHP Web Developer
4 7 (24.14%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Digital Marketing Executive
6 4 (13.79%) Marketing Executive
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (6.90%) CRM Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 1 (3.45%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Development Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Development Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) CRM Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) HTML
1 23 (79.31%) jQuery
2 18 (62.07%) CSS
3 12 (41.38%) CakePHP
3 12 (41.38%) AngularJS
4 11 (37.93%) HTML5
5 10 (34.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (31.03%) CSS3
7 8 (27.59%) LAMP
8 7 (24.14%) JSON
8 7 (24.14%) Symfony
9 5 (17.24%) Ajax
9 5 (17.24%) Laravel
10 3 (10.34%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Social Media
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) MVC
2 13 (44.83%) Web Development
3 9 (31.03%) OOP
4 8 (27.59%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (24.14%) Mobile First
6 6 (20.69%) Content Management
7 5 (17.24%) SEO
7 5 (17.24%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (13.79%) Social Media Marketing
8 4 (13.79%) Online Marketing
8 4 (13.79%) Usability Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Email Marketing
8 4 (13.79%) Search Engine Marketing
8 4 (13.79%) Pay per click
8 4 (13.79%) OO
8 4 (13.79%) OO PHP
8 4 (13.79%) Campaign Management
8 4 (13.79%) Analytics
9 2 (6.90%) CRM
9 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) PHP
2 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Zend
2 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
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