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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank - 65 59
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.17% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.83% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
124 120 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 23.57% 19.90% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 74 113 79
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) Apache
1 6 (100.00%) W3C
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Yii
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 6 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 6 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) W3C
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £29k - 30k per year + Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Microsoft Certs and Amazing Package
Posted: 8 days ago