The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 47 46 62
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 9 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.84% 2.48% 0.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.67% 6.58% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 4
Average salary £20,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.42% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £31,750 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.09% +1.66%
WordPress
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
54 152 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 11.04% 37.62% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 47 134 120
Average salary £39,250 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £32,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

WordPress
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Suffolk

WordPress
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -5 9 £20,500 -48.75% 1
WordPress
East of England

WordPress
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
2 13 (92.86%) E-Commerce
2 13 (92.86%) Drupal
3 12 (85.71%) PHP
4 11 (78.57%) jQuery
4 11 (78.57%) Web Development
5 10 (71.43%) HTML5
6 8 (57.14%) Photoshop
6 8 (57.14%) Ajax
7 5 (35.71%) CMS
8 4 (28.57%) MySQL
9 3 (21.43%) MVC
9 3 (21.43%) LAMP
9 3 (21.43%) Linux
9 3 (21.43%) OO
9 3 (21.43%) Apache
9 3 (21.43%) SQL
9 3 (21.43%) Open Source
9 3 (21.43%) Laravel
9 3 (21.43%) OO PHP
9 3 (21.43%) Joomla!
9 3 (21.43%) Symfony
9 3 (21.43%) Zend
10 2 (14.29%) CSS3
10 2 (14.29%) Web Design
11 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
11 1 (7.14%) CakePHP

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (92.86%) Drupal
2 5 (35.71%) CMS
3 3 (21.43%) Joomla!
3 3 (21.43%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) Web Developer
3 8 (57.14%) Graduate
4 4 (28.57%) PHP Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (78.57%) jQuery
3 10 (71.43%) HTML5
4 8 (57.14%) Ajax
5 3 (21.43%) Symfony
5 3 (21.43%) LAMP
5 3 (21.43%) Laravel
6 2 (14.29%) CSS3
7 1 (7.14%) CakePHP
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) E-Commerce
2 11 (78.57%) Web Development
3 3 (21.43%) Open Source
3 3 (21.43%) OO PHP
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (85.71%) PHP
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Zend
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago