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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 63 54 58
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 4 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.68% 2.29% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.00% 11.96% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 1
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
100 92 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 16.95% 19.13% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 79 84 102
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £51,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Swindon

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) SEO
2 5 (83.33%) Marketing
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) PHP
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) Apache
4 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (50.00%) CMS
4 3 (50.00%) nginx
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 3 (50.00%) OO PHP
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) Subversion
5 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
5 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
6 1 (16.67%) LAMP
6 1 (16.67%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (16.67%) Ektron

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) CMS
1 3 (50.00%) nginx
2 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (16.67%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Web Developer
3 4 (66.67%) PHP Developer
4 3 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (33.33%) Web Manager
6 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
6 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) SEO
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) OO PHP
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Ektron
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore