The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 70 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.14% 1.24% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.96% 6.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
WordPress
Wiltshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
104 106 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 14.63% 18.79% 23.54%
Number of salaries quoted 79 80 109
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

WordPress
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Swindon

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
1 19 (100.00%) CMS
2 17 (89.47%) Photoshop
3 16 (84.21%) Magento
4 15 (78.95%) Mobile App
5 14 (73.68%) CSS3
5 14 (73.68%) HTML5
5 14 (73.68%) Marketing
5 14 (73.68%) Digital Marketing
6 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
6 13 (68.42%) E-Commerce
6 13 (68.42%) Fireworks
7 9 (47.37%) Adobe
7 9 (47.37%) Flash
7 9 (47.37%) MySQL
7 9 (47.37%) PHP
7 9 (47.37%) Facebook
7 9 (47.37%) Open Source
8 8 (42.11%) SEO
9 7 (36.84%) Pay per click
9 7 (36.84%) Google
9 7 (36.84%) Google Analytics
9 7 (36.84%) .NET
9 7 (36.84%) Analytics
9 7 (36.84%) Social Media
10 6 (31.58%) Web Development
11 3 (15.79%) Drupal
11 3 (15.79%) jQuery

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 19 (100.00%) CMS
2 3 (15.79%) Drupal
3 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Kentico
Applications
1 17 (89.47%) Photoshop
2 13 (68.42%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 16 (84.21%) Magento
2 7 (36.84%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (73.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Website Developer
3 7 (36.84%) SEO Executive
4 2 (10.53%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
2 14 (73.68%) HTML5
2 14 (73.68%) CSS3
3 9 (47.37%) Flash
4 7 (36.84%) .NET
5 3 (15.79%) jQuery
6 2 (10.53%) MooTools
6 2 (10.53%) XHTML
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (78.95%) Mobile App
2 9 (47.37%) Open Source
3 7 (36.84%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Digital Marketing
2 13 (68.42%) E-Commerce
2 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
3 8 (42.11%) SEO
4 7 (36.84%) Analytics
4 7 (36.84%) Pay per click
5 6 (31.58%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (47.37%) PHP
3 3 (15.79%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Adobe
1 9 (47.37%) Facebook
2 7 (36.84%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.26%) Ektron