The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 64 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.46% 0.76% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.06% 2.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
WordPress
North East

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

Application Platforms Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
97 157 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.40% 29.96% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86 126 43
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

WordPress
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

WordPress
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 2 £38,750 +10.71% 2
WordPress
North East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CMS
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) XHTML
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (50.00%) PHP 5
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Joomla!
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (25.00%) Django
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) LAMP
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Laravel
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter
4 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 4 (100.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) CMS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
3 1 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Django
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Laravel
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) PHP 5
4 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter
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