The first table below looks at the demand for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 97 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.37% 0.078% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.09% 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £22,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £31,375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.19%
Application Platforms Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
239 212 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 17.76% 16.51% 23.36%
Number of salaries quoted 211 186 210
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WordPress
UK

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

WordPress
Salary Trend in Wales

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Wales

WordPress
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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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
South Wales -5 4 £21,250 -
West Wales - 1 £25,000 -
WordPress
UK

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) CMS
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Joomla!
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) CSS3
4 2 (33.33%) Web Design
4 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
5 1 (16.67%) Google
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe
5 1 (16.67%) Fireworks
5 1 (16.67%) Intranet
5 1 (16.67%) concrete5
5 1 (16.67%) Sass
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Drupal
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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%) CMS
2 2 (33.33%) Joomla!
3 1 (16.67%) concrete5
3 1 (16.67%) Drupal
3 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (16.67%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Designer
3 2 (33.33%) Web Designer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Sass
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe