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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 34 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 4 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 2.01% 2.52% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.51% 6.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £23,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.69% -
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
47 89 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 23.62% 37.39% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 43 52 32
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 15 (88.24%) CSS
2 15 (88.24%) jQuery
3 14 (82.35%) PHP
4 13 (76.47%) MySQL
4 13 (76.47%) CMS
4 13 (76.47%) Web Design
4 13 (76.47%) Marketing
4 13 (76.47%) Graphic Design
4 13 (76.47%) Magento
4 13 (76.47%) Online Marketing
5 12 (70.59%) E-Commerce
6 3 (17.65%) Web Development
7 2 (11.76%) Content Management
7 2 (11.76%) Joomla!
7 2 (11.76%) Drupal
7 2 (11.76%) C#
7 2 (11.76%) MS Office
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.76%) SQL
7 2 (11.76%) VB
7 2 (11.76%) .NET
7 2 (11.76%) HTML5
7 2 (11.76%) Social Media
7 2 (11.76%) CSS3
7 2 (11.76%) Facebook
7 2 (11.76%) Twitter
7 2 (11.76%) SEO

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 13 (76.47%) CMS
2 2 (11.76%) Joomla!
2 2 (11.76%) Drupal
2 2 (11.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (76.47%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (76.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (88.24%) Web Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Junior
3 3 (17.65%) Junior Web Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Junior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Web Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (88.24%) CSS
2 15 (88.24%) jQuery
3 2 (11.76%) HTML5
3 2 (11.76%) CSS3
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) LAMP
4 1 (5.88%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Graphic Design
2 2 (11.76%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Web Design
1 13 (76.47%) Online Marketing
2 12 (70.59%) E-Commerce
3 3 (17.65%) Web Development
4 2 (11.76%) SEO
4 2 (11.76%) Content Management
5 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 14 (82.35%) PHP
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) VB
3 2 (11.76%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Facebook
1 2 (11.76%) Twitter
2 1 (5.88%) Google