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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 70 66 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.17% 0.53% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.37% 3.16% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £15,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Application Platforms Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
73 95 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.37% 16.93% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 65 86 81
Average salary £31,750 £34,025 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.68% -2.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £25,000 -
WordPress
West Midlands

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (62.50%) jQuery
5 4 (50.00%) Web Development
5 4 (50.00%) MVC
5 4 (50.00%) Web Design
5 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (50.00%) HTML5
5 4 (50.00%) CSS3
6 3 (37.50%) CodeIgniter
6 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (37.50%) OOP
6 3 (37.50%) CMS
7 2 (25.00%) SEO
7 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (25.00%) Classic ASP
7 2 (25.00%) XHTML
7 2 (25.00%) Magento
7 2 (25.00%) Open Source
7 2 (25.00%) Laravel
8 1 (12.50%) Twitter
8 1 (12.50%) Social Media
8 1 (12.50%) PHP5
8 1 (12.50%) PHP4
8 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (12.50%) DNS
8 1 (12.50%) Adobe

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (37.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) ColdFusion
2 1 (12.50%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Designer
3 3 (37.50%) Web Designer
4 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 4 (50.00%) HTML5
4 4 (50.00%) CSS3
5 3 (37.50%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (25.00%) Classic ASP
6 2 (25.00%) XHTML
6 2 (25.00%) Laravel
7 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (12.50%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Web Development
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
1 4 (50.00%) Web Design
1 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) SEO
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP5
3 1 (12.50%) PHP4
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Twitter
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
1 1 (12.50%) Zend