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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 41 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 2 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.07% 3.44% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.70% 10.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £22,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
54 87 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 28.88% 33.21% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 48 51 30
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £31,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +28.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,750 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
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 22 May 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 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 12 (85.71%) CSS
2 12 (85.71%) jQuery
3 11 (78.57%) PHP
4 10 (71.43%) MySQL
4 10 (71.43%) Web Design
4 10 (71.43%) CMS
4 10 (71.43%) Marketing
4 10 (71.43%) Graphic Design
4 10 (71.43%) Online Marketing
4 10 (71.43%) Magento
5 9 (64.29%) E-Commerce
6 3 (21.43%) Web Development
7 2 (14.29%) Content Management
7 2 (14.29%) Joomla!
7 2 (14.29%) Drupal
7 2 (14.29%) C#
7 2 (14.29%) MS Office
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) VB
7 2 (14.29%) .NET
7 2 (14.29%) SEO
7 2 (14.29%) HTML5
7 2 (14.29%) Social Media
7 2 (14.29%) CSS3
7 2 (14.29%) Facebook
7 2 (14.29%) Twitter

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (71.43%) CMS
2 2 (14.29%) Joomla!
2 2 (14.29%) Drupal
2 2 (14.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (71.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) Web Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Junior
3 3 (21.43%) Junior Web Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Web Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) CSS
2 12 (85.71%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) HTML5
3 2 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) Google Maps API
4 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Graphic Design
2 2 (14.29%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Web Design
1 10 (71.43%) Online Marketing
2 9 (64.29%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) SEO
5 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Facebook
1 2 (14.29%) Twitter
2 1 (7.14%) Google