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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 81 64 58
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -6
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 11 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.21% 2.07% 3.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.97% 10.73% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 21
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
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
138 177 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 15.16% 19.24% 20.12%
Number of salaries quoted 128 168 151
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,300 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 April 2015.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Southampton

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 30 (81.08%) PHP
2 28 (75.68%) HTML
3 27 (72.97%) jQuery
4 23 (62.16%) JavaScript
4 23 (62.16%) CSS
5 22 (59.46%) Drupal
6 21 (56.76%) Web Development
7 20 (54.05%) MVC
8 19 (51.35%) Joomla!
8 19 (51.35%) AngularJS
9 17 (45.95%) MySQL
10 16 (43.24%) Zend
10 16 (43.24%) CakePHP
11 14 (37.84%) Git (software)
12 13 (35.14%) Magento
12 13 (35.14%) PHP5
12 13 (35.14%) Symfony
13 10 (27.03%) Linux
13 10 (27.03%) OOP
13 10 (27.03%) Laravel
14 9 (24.32%) CMS
15 8 (21.62%) HTML5
16 7 (18.92%) CSS3
16 7 (18.92%) Degree
16 7 (18.92%) JSON
17 6 (16.22%) PostgreSQL
17 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
17 6 (16.22%) Systems Analysis
17 6 (16.22%) Change Management
17 6 (16.22%) Management Information System

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 22 (59.46%) Drupal
2 19 (51.35%) Joomla!
3 9 (24.32%) CMS
4 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.41%) Moodle
6 1 (2.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Photoshop
1 5 (13.51%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) MySQL
2 6 (16.22%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.11%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 3 (8.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Developer
2 20 (54.05%) Web Developer
3 13 (35.14%) PHP Developer
4 12 (32.43%) PHP Web Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (16.22%) CRM Analyst
6 6 (16.22%) Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (8.11%) SQL DBA
7 3 (8.11%) DBA
7 3 (8.11%) Development Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Development Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) CRM Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Junior
8 2 (5.41%) Junior Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Junior Web Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Mid-Level C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (75.68%) HTML
2 27 (72.97%) jQuery
3 23 (62.16%) CSS
4 19 (51.35%) AngularJS
5 16 (43.24%) CakePHP
6 13 (35.14%) Symfony
7 10 (27.03%) Laravel
8 8 (21.62%) HTML5
9 7 (18.92%) CSS3
9 7 (18.92%) JSON
10 6 (16.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (10.81%) .NET
12 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
13 1 (2.70%) XHTML
13 1 (2.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Android
2 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Web Development
2 20 (54.05%) MVC
3 10 (27.03%) OOP
4 6 (16.22%) CRM
4 6 (16.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (16.22%) Project Management
4 6 (16.22%) Change Management
4 6 (16.22%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
4 6 (16.22%) Business Process Mapping
5 5 (13.51%) SEO
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.70%) OO
7 1 (2.70%) OO PHP
7 1 (2.70%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) PHP
2 23 (62.16%) JavaScript
3 13 (35.14%) PHP5
4 5 (13.51%) SQL
5 3 (8.11%) VB
5 3 (8.11%) Python
6 1 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Zend
2 6 (16.22%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.41%) Adobe
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