The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 59 61 70
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 1 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.22% 1.40% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.79% 9.78% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 1
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.95%
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -

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
56 92 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.12% 14.29% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 44 82 77
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £23,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford -5 1 £40,000 +18.51%
WordPress
West Midlands

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 11 (91.67%) PHP
2 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) CSS
3 8 (66.67%) Web Development
4 7 (58.33%) RESTful
5 6 (50.00%) CMS
6 5 (41.67%) ColdFusion
6 5 (41.67%) CodeIgniter
7 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (33.33%) MVC
8 3 (25.00%) Google
8 3 (25.00%) Laravel
9 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 2 (16.67%) Multivariate Testing
9 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
9 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
9 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 2 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (16.67%) Travis CI
9 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 2 (16.67%) Marketing
9 2 (16.67%) Linux
9 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 2 (16.67%) MySQL
10 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
10 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
10 1 (8.33%) Degree

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) CMS
2 5 (41.67%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) PHP Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (16.67%) PHP Software Engineer
6 2 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 2 (16.67%) Web Engineer
7 1 (8.33%) Architect
7 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (8.33%) Graduate
7 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Graduate PHP Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Software Architect
7 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) RESTful
3 5 (41.67%) CodeIgniter
4 3 (25.00%) Laravel
5 1 (8.33%) HTML5
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) iPad
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Multivariate Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Zend