The first table below looks at the demand for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 71 64 61
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 4 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.55% 0.92% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.08% 8.22% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Average salary £31,000 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £31,125
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -2.00%
Application Platforms Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
98 73 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 13.52% 11.18% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 97 70 63
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £43,775
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WordPress
West Midlands

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

WordPress
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Staffordshire region.

WordPress Salary Trend in Staffordshire

WordPress
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent 0 2 £31,500 +32.63%
Stafford - 1 £31,000 -
WordPress
West Midlands

WordPress
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CMS
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) SEO
2 3 (75.00%) Joomla!
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) Laravel
3 1 (25.00%) Website Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Magento
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 4 (100.00%) CMS
2 3 (75.00%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OOP
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
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