The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 174 197 170
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -27
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 55 20 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.00% 0.39% 0.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.09% 2.49% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 49 20 56
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £35,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
WordPress
England

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

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
903 804 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.36% 15.63% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 713 636 932
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WordPress
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

WordPress Salary Trend in the West Midlands

WordPress
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

WordPress Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

WordPress
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Birmingham +8 28 £33,750 +35.00% 4
Staffordshire +7 11 £35,000 +16.66% 5
Worcestershire - 8 £35,000 - 2
Warwickshire +6 4 £28,750 +4.54% 2
Shropshire - 4 £45,000 - 2
Coventry - 2 £32,250 -
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 97 (72.39%) HTML
2 95 (70.90%) CSS
3 93 (69.40%) PHP
4 88 (65.67%) JavaScript
5 66 (49.25%) MySQL
6 61 (45.52%) jQuery
7 51 (38.06%) CMS
8 50 (37.31%) HTML5
9 49 (36.57%) Web Development
10 41 (30.60%) CSS3
11 40 (29.85%) Magento
12 37 (27.61%) Adobe
13 35 (26.12%) Git (software)
13 35 (26.12%) RESTful
14 33 (24.63%) SEO
15 30 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
16 29 (21.64%) E-Commerce
17 26 (19.40%) .NET
17 26 (19.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 25 (18.66%) Front End Development
19 23 (17.16%) MVC
20 22 (16.42%) Drupal
21 20 (14.93%) Photoshop
22 18 (13.43%) ASP.NET
22 18 (13.43%) Marketing
22 18 (13.43%) Laravel
22 18 (13.43%) Shopify
23 17 (12.69%) LAMP
24 16 (11.94%) Web Services
24 16 (11.94%) C#

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 51 (38.06%) CMS
2 22 (16.42%) Drupal
3 8 (5.97%) IIS
4 7 (5.22%) ColdFusion
5 4 (2.99%) Apache
5 4 (2.99%) Joomla!
5 4 (2.99%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (2.24%) Moodle
7 1 (0.75%) Orchard CMS
7 1 (0.75%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 20 (14.93%) Photoshop
2 9 (6.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (5.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (2.99%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (2.99%) MS Excel
4 4 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.24%) Fireworks
6 2 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 40 (29.85%) Magento
2 18 (13.43%) Shopify
3 7 (5.22%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.75%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.19%) Basecamp
2 9 (6.72%) Google Analytics
3 7 (5.22%) Sage Pay
4 5 (3.73%) AdWords
4 5 (3.73%) MailChimp
5 3 (2.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 3 (2.24%) GitHub
6 2 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (49.25%) MySQL
2 10 (7.46%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.99%) MS Access
4 3 (2.24%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.24%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 35 (26.12%) Git (software)
2 15 (11.19%) JIRA
3 8 (5.97%) PHPUnit
4 7 (5.22%) gulp
5 5 (3.73%) Bower
6 4 (2.99%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (2.99%) Subversion
7 3 (2.24%) Babel
7 3 (2.24%) Grunt
7 3 (2.24%) Jasmine
7 3 (2.24%) Mercurial
7 3 (2.24%) Mocha
7 3 (2.24%) QUnit
7 3 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.49%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.49%) Travis CI
General
1 18 (13.43%) Marketing
2 6 (4.48%) Retail
3 2 (1.49%) Finance
4 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 104 (77.61%) Developer
2 68 (50.75%) PHP Developer
3 34 (25.37%) Web Developer
4 26 (19.40%) JavaScript Developer
5 24 (17.91%) HTML Developer
6 21 (15.67%) HTML CSS Developer
6 21 (15.67%) PHP Web Developer
7 20 (14.93%) Senior Developer
8 17 (12.69%) Designer
8 17 (12.69%) MySQL Developer
9 14 (10.45%) Analyst
9 14 (10.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 13 (9.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 13 (9.70%) Senior PHP Developer
10 13 (9.70%) Web Designer
11 10 (7.46%) Junior
11 10 (7.46%) Junior Developer
12 9 (6.72%) Test Analyst
13 7 (5.22%) Junior PHP Developer
13 7 (5.22%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (72.39%) HTML
2 95 (70.90%) CSS
3 61 (45.52%) jQuery
4 50 (37.31%) HTML5
5 41 (30.60%) CSS3
6 35 (26.12%) RESTful
7 26 (19.40%) .NET
7 26 (19.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 18 (13.43%) ASP.NET
8 18 (13.43%) Laravel
9 17 (12.69%) LAMP
10 16 (11.94%) CodeIgniter
10 16 (11.94%) Web Services
11 13 (9.70%) Sass
12 12 (8.96%) XHTML
13 8 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (5.97%) CakePHP
14 7 (5.22%) AngularJS
14 7 (5.22%) LESS
14 7 (5.22%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.94%) User Experience
2 15 (11.19%) Mobile App
3 10 (7.46%) Social Media
4 3 (2.24%) e-Learning
4 3 (2.24%) Social Network
4 3 (2.24%) VLE
5 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.75%) Animation
5 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.75%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.75%) iPad
5 1 (0.75%) NHS
5 1 (0.75%) Photography
5 1 (0.75%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.96%) Linux
2 4 (2.99%) Android
2 4 (2.99%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.49%) Windows
3 2 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (36.57%) Web Development
2 33 (24.63%) SEO
3 30 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (21.64%) E-Commerce
5 25 (18.66%) Front End Development
6 23 (17.16%) MVC
7 15 (11.19%) Project Management
7 15 (11.19%) Wireframes
8 13 (9.70%) Analytics
9 12 (8.96%) Mentoring
9 12 (8.96%) Open Source
10 11 (8.21%) OO
10 11 (8.21%) Risk Management
10 11 (8.21%) Test Planning
10 11 (8.21%) Use Case
10 11 (8.21%) Web Design
11 10 (7.46%) TDD
12 9 (6.72%) API Development
12 9 (6.72%) B2C
12 9 (6.72%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 93 (69.40%) PHP
2 88 (65.67%) JavaScript
3 16 (11.94%) C#
4 12 (8.96%) SQL
5 7 (5.22%) Java
6 6 (4.48%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.99%) PHP 5
7 4 (2.99%) Python
8 3 (2.24%) C
8 3 (2.24%) ES6
8 3 (2.24%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.49%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.75%) PHP 7
10 1 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (2.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.24%) Plesk
2 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (27.61%) Adobe
2 15 (11.19%) Google
3 7 (5.22%) PayPal
3 7 (5.22%) Sage
4 3 (2.24%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.24%) Zend
5 2 (1.49%) Facebook
5 2 (1.49%) SAP
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