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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 63 61 85
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +24
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 20 28 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.46% 3.19% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.56% 15.73% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 1
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -21.42%
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
173 178 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.31% 20.30% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 167 162 192
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 19 December 2014.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Southampton

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 49 (90.74%) PHP
2 47 (87.04%) JavaScript
2 47 (87.04%) CSS
2 47 (87.04%) HTML
3 46 (85.19%) jQuery
4 36 (66.67%) Joomla!
5 31 (57.41%) Marketing
6 30 (55.56%) MySQL
7 27 (50.00%) Git (software)
8 25 (46.30%) Linux
9 23 (42.59%) Ajax
10 21 (38.89%) LAMP
11 20 (37.04%) Degree
12 18 (33.33%) Apache
13 17 (31.48%) CMS
14 16 (29.63%) Social Media
14 16 (29.63%) Digital Marketing
15 14 (25.93%) Open Source
16 12 (22.22%) Drupal
16 12 (22.22%) MVC
17 10 (18.52%) OOP
17 10 (18.52%) Photoshop
18 9 (16.67%) Symfony
18 9 (16.67%) PHP5
19 8 (14.81%) .NET
19 8 (14.81%) AngularJS
20 7 (12.96%) HTML5
20 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET
20 7 (12.96%) Web Development
21 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 36 (66.67%) Joomla!
2 18 (33.33%) Apache
3 17 (31.48%) CMS
4 12 (22.22%) Drupal
5 4 (7.41%) Umbraco
6 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.56%) Node.js
7 2 (3.70%) Moodle
7 2 (3.70%) ExpressionEngine
7 2 (3.70%) IIS
8 1 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.85%) Kentico
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Photoshop
2 6 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (5.56%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) GitHub
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (55.56%) MySQL
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.56%) MS Access
4 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.56%) Subversion
3 2 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 31 (57.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (87.04%) Developer
2 26 (48.15%) PHP Developer
3 18 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 12 (22.22%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 8 (14.81%) PHP Web Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Junior Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Junior
8 3 (5.56%) SQL DBA
8 3 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (5.56%) DBA
8 3 (5.56%) Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) LAMP Developer
8 3 (5.56%) CRM Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.70%) CRM Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Junior Front-End Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Junior Web Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (87.04%) CSS
1 47 (87.04%) HTML
2 46 (85.19%) jQuery
3 23 (42.59%) Ajax
4 21 (38.89%) LAMP
5 9 (16.67%) Symfony
6 8 (14.81%) .NET
6 8 (14.81%) AngularJS
7 7 (12.96%) HTML5
7 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET
8 6 (11.11%) CakePHP
8 6 (11.11%) CSS3
8 6 (11.11%) Laravel
9 3 (5.56%) Ember.js
9 3 (5.56%) ExpressJS
10 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (3.70%) Web Services
11 1 (1.85%) XML
11 1 (1.85%) XHTML
11 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.63%) Social Media
2 14 (25.93%) Open Source
3 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (46.30%) Linux
2 2 (3.70%) Android
2 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Digital Marketing
2 12 (22.22%) MVC
3 10 (18.52%) OOP
4 7 (12.96%) Web Development
5 6 (11.11%) Project Management
5 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.56%) Change Management
6 3 (5.56%) SEO
6 3 (5.56%) CRM
6 3 (5.56%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.70%) OO
7 2 (3.70%) TDD
8 1 (1.85%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.85%) Time Management
8 1 (1.85%) Online Marketing
8 1 (1.85%) OO PHP
8 1 (1.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 49 (90.74%) PHP
2 47 (87.04%) JavaScript
3 9 (16.67%) PHP5
4 5 (9.26%) SQL
5 3 (5.56%) VB
5 3 (5.56%) Python
5 3 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (37.04%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) cPanel
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Zend
1 6 (11.11%) Adobe
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.85%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.85%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.85%) Ektron
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