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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 48 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 13 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.16% 0.89% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.22% 4.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 0
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
141 120 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 34.31% 21.39% 24.52%
Number of salaries quoted 124 116 155
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 12 September 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
Bury St Edmunds - 7 £35,000 -
Ipswich - 5 £35,000 - 1
WordPress
East of England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 23 (100.00%) PHP
2 19 (82.61%) MySQL
3 14 (60.87%) CSS
3 14 (60.87%) HTML
4 13 (56.52%) CMS
4 13 (56.52%) LAMP
4 13 (56.52%) Joomla!
5 10 (43.48%) Drupal
5 10 (43.48%) PHP5
5 10 (43.48%) Magento
6 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
6 9 (39.13%) Apache
6 9 (39.13%) Linux
7 8 (34.78%) Symfony
7 8 (34.78%) MVC
7 8 (34.78%) Laravel
8 7 (30.43%) .NET
8 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
9 6 (26.09%) OO
9 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
9 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (26.09%) Zend
9 6 (26.09%) jQuery
9 6 (26.09%) OO PHP
9 6 (26.09%) Open Source
9 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
10 4 (17.39%) Web Development
11 3 (13.04%) CakePHP
11 3 (13.04%) Silverlight
11 3 (13.04%) SQL

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 13 (56.52%) CMS
1 13 (56.52%) Joomla!
2 10 (43.48%) Drupal
3 9 (39.13%) Apache
4 3 (13.04%) SilverStripe
Business Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Magento
2 3 (13.04%) osCommerce
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (82.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (86.96%) PHP Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Web Developer
4 4 (17.39%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 3 (13.04%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 3 (13.04%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Magento Developer
6 1 (4.35%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (4.35%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) HTML
1 14 (60.87%) CSS
2 13 (56.52%) LAMP
3 8 (34.78%) Symfony
3 8 (34.78%) Laravel
4 7 (30.43%) .NET
4 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
5 6 (26.09%) jQuery
6 3 (13.04%) HTML5
6 3 (13.04%) CSS3
6 3 (13.04%) CakePHP
6 3 (13.04%) Silverlight
7 1 (4.35%) XML
7 1 (4.35%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) MVC
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) OO
2 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
2 6 (26.09%) OO PHP
2 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
3 4 (17.39%) Web Development
4 3 (13.04%) Line Management
5 1 (4.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (43.48%) PHP5
3 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Zend
Sudbury, Suffolk
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sudbury, Suffolk
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago