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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank - 64 58
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 0 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 1.06% 1.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 9.68% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 5
Average salary - £25,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
93 62 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.35% 10.92% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 91 50 81
Average salary £34,000 £25,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% -23.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,390 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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

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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

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Top 11 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3

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Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP