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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 60 62 67
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 11 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.73% 2.53% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.34% 8.33% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 4
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
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
97 180 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 15.28% 30.30% 24.61%
Number of salaries quoted 85 135 143
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

WordPress Salary Histogram 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 April 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 -2 11 £25,000 -9.09%
WordPress
East of England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
2 15 (93.75%) E-Commerce
2 15 (93.75%) CMS
2 15 (93.75%) Drupal
3 9 (56.25%) MVC
3 9 (56.25%) MySQL
3 9 (56.25%) PHP
3 9 (56.25%) jQuery
4 8 (50.00%) Open Source
4 8 (50.00%) HTML5
4 8 (50.00%) CSS3
4 8 (50.00%) Laravel
4 8 (50.00%) Joomla!
4 8 (50.00%) Symfony
4 8 (50.00%) Zend
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (50.00%) Linux
4 8 (50.00%) OO
4 8 (50.00%) Apache
4 8 (50.00%) OO PHP
5 7 (43.75%) Web Development
5 7 (43.75%) Web Design
6 4 (25.00%) LAMP
6 4 (25.00%) Line Management
6 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
7 1 (6.25%) Subversion
7 1 (6.25%) SSH

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 15 (93.75%) CMS
1 15 (93.75%) Drupal
2 8 (50.00%) Apache
2 8 (50.00%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Web Developer
3 7 (43.75%) PHP Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Front-End Web Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (56.25%) jQuery
3 8 (50.00%) HTML5
3 8 (50.00%) CSS3
3 8 (50.00%) Laravel
3 8 (50.00%) Symfony
4 4 (25.00%) LAMP
5 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
5 1 (6.25%) Sass
5 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) E-Commerce
2 9 (56.25%) MVC
3 8 (50.00%) OO
3 8 (50.00%) OO PHP
4 7 (43.75%) Web Development
4 7 (43.75%) Web Design
5 4 (25.00%) Line Management
5 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) PHP
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) PHP5
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Zend