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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 78 73 73
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 8 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.02% 1.54% 2.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.56% 7.87% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 14
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 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
122 178 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 15.48% 19.60% 22.10%
Number of salaries quoted 107 170 172
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,950 £50,000 £47,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (83.33%) PHP
2 28 (77.78%) HTML
3 27 (75.00%) jQuery
4 23 (63.89%) JavaScript
4 23 (63.89%) CSS
5 22 (61.11%) Drupal
6 20 (55.56%) Web Development
6 20 (55.56%) MVC
7 18 (50.00%) Joomla!
7 18 (50.00%) AngularJS
8 17 (47.22%) MySQL
9 15 (41.67%) Zend
9 15 (41.67%) CakePHP
10 14 (38.89%) Magento
11 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
12 12 (33.33%) Symfony
12 12 (33.33%) PHP5
13 11 (30.56%) CMS
14 10 (27.78%) HTML5
15 8 (22.22%) CSS3
15 8 (22.22%) Laravel
15 8 (22.22%) JSON
15 8 (22.22%) Linux
15 8 (22.22%) OOP
16 7 (19.44%) Degree
16 7 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
16 7 (19.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 7 (19.44%) Responsive Web Design
17 5 (13.89%) Business Process Mapping
17 5 (13.89%) Adobe Illustrator

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (61.11%) Drupal
2 18 (50.00%) Joomla!
3 11 (30.56%) CMS
4 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.56%) Moodle
6 1 (2.78%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (13.89%) Photoshop
2 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (38.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) MySQL
2 7 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.33%) MS Access
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (5.56%) Subversion
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 3 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (77.78%) Developer
2 18 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 12 (33.33%) PHP Developer
4 10 (27.78%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (13.89%) CRM Analyst
6 5 (13.89%) Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (8.33%) SQL DBA
7 3 (8.33%) DBA
7 3 (8.33%) Development Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Development Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) CRM Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Junior
8 2 (5.56%) Junior Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Junior Web Developer
9 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.78%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (77.78%) HTML
2 27 (75.00%) jQuery
3 23 (63.89%) CSS
4 18 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 15 (41.67%) CakePHP
6 12 (33.33%) Symfony
7 10 (27.78%) HTML5
8 8 (22.22%) CSS3
8 8 (22.22%) Laravel
8 8 (22.22%) JSON
9 7 (19.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (11.11%) .NET
11 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
12 1 (2.78%) XHTML
12 1 (2.78%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
1 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Web Development
1 20 (55.56%) MVC
2 8 (22.22%) OOP
3 7 (19.44%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (13.89%) Business Process Mapping
4 5 (13.89%) SEO
4 5 (13.89%) Change Management
4 5 (13.89%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
4 5 (13.89%) Project Management
4 5 (13.89%) CRM
5 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.56%) OO PHP
6 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.56%) OO
6 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.78%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) PHP
2 23 (63.89%) JavaScript
3 12 (33.33%) PHP5
4 5 (13.89%) SQL
5 3 (8.33%) VB
5 3 (8.33%) Python
6 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Zend
2 5 (13.89%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.56%) Adobe
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