The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 88 105 98
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 15 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.12% 0.15% 0.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.88% 1.15% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 5
Median salary £27,500 £21,750 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.43% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £21,150 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £22,350 £25,600
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
WordPress
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
255 174 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 19.06% 12.65% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 221 147 219
Median salary £37,000 £30,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.31% -8.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £45,500 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Wales

WordPress
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Wales - 9 £37,500 -
South Wales +10 6 £24,500 +12.64%
WordPress
UK

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 18 (90.00%) PHP
2 17 (85.00%) HTML
3 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (75.00%) CSS
4 9 (45.00%) MySQL
4 9 (45.00%) Web Development
4 9 (45.00%) Magento
5 8 (40.00%) CMS
6 7 (35.00%) jQuery
7 6 (30.00%) OOP
8 4 (20.00%) Photoshop
8 4 (20.00%) Front End Development
9 3 (15.00%) User Experience
9 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (15.00%) Social Media
9 3 (15.00%) SEO
9 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (15.00%) Adobe
9 3 (15.00%) Marketing
10 2 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (10.00%) Web Design
10 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (10.00%) Multimedia
10 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
10 2 (10.00%) Graphic Design
10 2 (10.00%) Joomla!
10 2 (10.00%) Email Marketing
10 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (10.00%) iOS Development
10 2 (10.00%) Sass

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (40.00%) CMS
2 2 (10.00%) concrete5
2 2 (10.00%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Web Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (20.00%) Junior
4 4 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (15.00%) Designer
5 3 (15.00%) Web Designer
6 2 (10.00%) Graphic Designer
7 1 (5.00%) Account Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Digital Account Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Digital Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
7 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) HTML
2 15 (75.00%) CSS
3 7 (35.00%) jQuery
4 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (10.00%) Sass
6 1 (5.00%) .NET
6 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.00%) CSS3
6 1 (5.00%) Flash
6 1 (5.00%) HTML5
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Social Media
1 3 (15.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Web Development
2 6 (30.00%) OOP
3 4 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.00%) SEO
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (10.00%) Email Marketing
5 2 (10.00%) iOS Development
5 2 (10.00%) Marketing Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Typography
5 2 (10.00%) Web Design
6 1 (5.00%) Infographics
6 1 (5.00%) Kanban
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Development
6 1 (5.00%) Open Source
6 1 (5.00%) Pay per click
6 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) PHP
2 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) Facebook