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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 49 62 68
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 10 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.43% 0.73% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.45% 3.36% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 1
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +19.56%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
155 119 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 37.71% 21.60% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 134 116 163
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014. 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 £40,000 -
Bury St Edmunds - 4 £35,000 -
WordPress
East of England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) PHP
2 17 (77.27%) MySQL
3 15 (68.18%) CMS
3 15 (68.18%) Joomla!
4 13 (59.09%) HTML
5 12 (54.55%) CSS
6 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (50.00%) LAMP
7 10 (45.45%) Drupal
8 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
9 8 (36.36%) Apache
9 8 (36.36%) MVC
9 8 (36.36%) Linux
9 8 (36.36%) Symfony
9 8 (36.36%) Laravel
10 7 (31.82%) PHP5
11 6 (27.27%) Zend
11 6 (27.27%) Magento
11 6 (27.27%) OO PHP
11 6 (27.27%) OO
11 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (22.73%) Open Source
12 5 (22.73%) jQuery
13 4 (18.18%) CakePHP
13 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
13 4 (18.18%) SilverStripe
13 4 (18.18%) .NET
13 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
14 3 (13.64%) SEO
14 3 (13.64%) Silverlight

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 15 (68.18%) CMS
1 15 (68.18%) Joomla!
2 10 (45.45%) Drupal
3 8 (36.36%) Apache
4 4 (18.18%) SilverStripe
5 2 (9.09%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Magento
2 3 (13.64%) osCommerce
2 3 (13.64%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 3 (13.64%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 16 (72.73%) PHP Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Web Developer
4 4 (18.18%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 3 (13.64%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior PHP Developer
5 3 (13.64%) PPC Specialist
5 3 (13.64%) PPC Manager
5 3 (13.64%) PPC Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) PPC Executive
5 3 (13.64%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Magento Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) HTML
2 12 (54.55%) CSS
3 11 (50.00%) LAMP
4 8 (36.36%) Symfony
4 8 (36.36%) Laravel
5 5 (22.73%) jQuery
6 4 (18.18%) CakePHP
6 4 (18.18%) .NET
6 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 3 (13.64%) Silverlight
7 3 (13.64%) HTML5
7 3 (13.64%) CSS3
8 2 (9.09%) Flash
9 1 (4.55%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (4.55%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Android
2 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
2 8 (36.36%) MVC
3 6 (27.27%) OO PHP
3 6 (27.27%) OO
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) SEO
4 3 (13.64%) Pay per click
4 3 (13.64%) Web Development
4 3 (13.64%) Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (9.09%) Content Management
5 2 (9.09%) E-business
6 1 (4.55%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (31.82%) PHP5
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Zend
2 3 (13.64%) Google