The first table below looks at the demand for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Watford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 72 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +2
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.17% 0.28% 1.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.74% 1.01% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Application Platforms Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
136 99 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.37% 28.05% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 112 75 68
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
WordPress
Hertfordshire

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

WordPress
Salary Trend in Watford

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Watford

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) RSpec
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Haml
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Sinatra
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (50.00%) Facebook
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) BBC
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) TDD

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (50.00%) SAS
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) RSpec
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Haml
1 1 (50.00%) Sinatra
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Laravel
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (50.00%) Symfony
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) PHP5
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Facebook
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter
1 1 (50.00%) Google