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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 56 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 7 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.08% - 0.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.22% - 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £28,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
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 82 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 14.90% 16.37% 21.34%
Number of salaries quoted 78 68 93
Average salary £36,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,300 £47,000 £47,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £28,500 - 1
WordPress
North East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) RESTful
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
4 5 (62.50%) CMS
4 5 (62.50%) Banking
4 5 (62.50%) Content Management
4 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
4 5 (62.50%) Web Analytics
4 5 (62.50%) Zend
4 5 (62.50%) CakePHP
4 5 (62.50%) Drupal
4 5 (62.50%) Open Source
4 5 (62.50%) Laravel
4 5 (62.50%) Analytics
4 5 (62.50%) Adobe CQ
4 5 (62.50%) Adobe
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) Advertising
7 1 (12.50%) XML
7 1 (12.50%) XSL
7 1 (12.50%) Windows
7 1 (12.50%) OO
7 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 1 (12.50%) C#
7 1 (12.50%) C++
7 1 (12.50%) SQL
7 1 (12.50%) .NET
7 1 (12.50%) MySQL

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) CMS
1 5 (62.50%) Drupal
1 5 (62.50%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) RESTful
2 5 (62.50%) Laravel
2 5 (62.50%) CakePHP
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) XSL
4 1 (12.50%) WinForms
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) COM
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Sass
4 1 (12.50%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
2 5 (62.50%) Content Management
2 5 (62.50%) Web Analytics
2 5 (62.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Adobe
1 5 (62.50%) Zend
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago