The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 67 77 69
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.16% 0.56% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.05% 4.08% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -17.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
WordPress
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
95 98 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.55% 13.65% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 86 93 81
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £34,050
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) W3C
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Yii
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) hybris
3 1 (33.33%) Axure RP
3 1 (33.33%) Kentico
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Google

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Yii
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) W3C
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) hybris
1 1 (33.33%) Google
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