The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 33 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 13 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.35% 0.54% 1.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.31% 3.13% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
WordPress
Manchester

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

Application Platforms Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
64 32 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 26.34% 17.39% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 59 29 36
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £18,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

WordPress
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Stockport

WordPress
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 14 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 13 (92.86%) MySQL
2 13 (92.86%) CSS
2 13 (92.86%) Marketing
2 13 (92.86%) Graphic Design
2 13 (92.86%) jQuery
2 13 (92.86%) Magento
2 13 (92.86%) Online Marketing
3 12 (85.71%) E-Commerce
3 12 (85.71%) CMS
3 12 (85.71%) Web Design
4 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) Laravel
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (7.14%) SQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 12 (85.71%) CMS
Business Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) MySQL
General
1 13 (92.86%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Web Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) HTML
1 13 (92.86%) CSS
1 13 (92.86%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) CSS3
2 1 (7.14%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Online Marketing
2 12 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 12 (85.71%) Web Design
3 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) SQL