The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 101 104 93
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.078% 0.22% 0.096%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.43% 1.12% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £20,000 £22,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
233 267 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 18.13% 19.93% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 220 233 155
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 5 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
South Wales 0 1 £20,000 -11.11%
WordPress
UK

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) Magento
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (40.00%) Android
4 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (40.00%) Android Development
4 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (40.00%) LAMP
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) SAS
5 1 (20.00%) W3C
5 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
5 1 (20.00%) Subversion
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) WAI
5 1 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) SEO
5 1 (20.00%) CMS

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (40.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (40.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Junior
4 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (20.00%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) LAMP
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Android Development
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) WAI
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