The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 177 158 159
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 40 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.79% 0.60% 0.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.51% 2.58% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 38 21 27
Average salary £26,500 £27,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
WordPress
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1141 854 845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.48% 23.28% 22.31%
Number of salaries quoted 793 724 709
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

WordPress
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WordPress Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

WordPress
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

WordPress Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

WordPress
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
(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
Leeds -24 23 £27,500 -1.78% 1
Otley - 3 £21,000 - 1
Sowerby Bridge - 3 £20,000 -
Wakefield - 3 £32,500 - 1
Bradford - 2 £20,000 - 2
WordPress
Yorkshire

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 70 (87.50%) HTML
2 65 (81.25%) CSS
3 55 (68.75%) PHP
4 47 (58.75%) JavaScript
5 38 (47.50%) jQuery
6 37 (46.25%) Marketing
7 36 (45.00%) HTML5
8 34 (42.50%) Photoshop
9 31 (38.75%) E-Commerce
10 26 (32.50%) CSS3
11 25 (31.25%) MySQL
12 24 (30.00%) CMS
13 21 (26.25%) SEO
13 21 (26.25%) Magento
14 19 (23.75%) Adobe
14 19 (23.75%) SQL
14 19 (23.75%) User Experience
15 18 (22.50%) XHTML
15 18 (22.50%) Adobe Illustrator
16 17 (21.25%) MVC
17 16 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
18 14 (17.50%) .NET
18 14 (17.50%) Flash
19 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
19 13 (16.25%) Zend
19 13 (16.25%) Sass
20 12 (15.00%) C#
20 12 (15.00%) ActionScript
20 12 (15.00%) OO
20 12 (15.00%) ASP.NET

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 24 (30.00%) CMS
2 6 (7.50%) Drupal
2 6 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.00%) Apache
4 3 (3.75%) IIS
4 3 (3.75%) Joomla!
4 3 (3.75%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.25%) SugarCRM
5 1 (1.25%) Moodle
5 1 (1.25%) Mambo
5 1 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 34 (42.50%) Photoshop
2 18 (22.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (12.50%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 21 (26.25%) Magento
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.25%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) MailChimp
2 2 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) Intranet
2 5 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (1.25%) Firewall
3 1 (1.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (31.25%) MySQL
2 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.25%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 9 (11.25%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.25%) Subversion
3 1 (1.25%) Xcode
3 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
General
1 37 (46.25%) Marketing
2 7 (8.75%) Advertising
3 2 (2.50%) Finance
4 1 (1.25%) Legal
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (71.25%) Developer
2 25 (31.25%) Web Developer
3 21 (26.25%) Designer
4 20 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
5 18 (22.50%) PHP Developer
6 17 (21.25%) Web Designer
7 13 (16.25%) Junior
7 13 (16.25%) Junior Developer
8 9 (11.25%) Junior Front-End Developer
9 7 (8.75%) Junior Web Developer
9 7 (8.75%) Front-End Web Developer
10 6 (7.50%) Photoshop Designer
11 5 (6.25%) Senior Developer
12 4 (5.00%) User Experience Designer
12 4 (5.00%) Senior PHP Developer
13 3 (3.75%) Junior PHP Developer
14 2 (2.50%) Digital Designer
15 1 (1.25%) Graduate
15 1 (1.25%) Senior Consultant
15 1 (1.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (87.50%) HTML
2 65 (81.25%) CSS
3 38 (47.50%) jQuery
4 36 (45.00%) HTML5
5 26 (32.50%) CSS3
6 18 (22.50%) XHTML
7 14 (17.50%) .NET
7 14 (17.50%) Flash
8 13 (16.25%) Sass
9 12 (15.00%) ASP.NET
10 10 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (10.00%) LAMP
12 7 (8.75%) LESS
13 6 (7.50%) Laravel
14 5 (6.25%) MooTools
15 4 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 3 (3.75%) XML
16 3 (3.75%) CodeIgniter
17 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
17 2 (2.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.75%) User Experience
2 10 (12.50%) Animation
2 10 (12.50%) Blog
3 9 (11.25%) Social Media
4 3 (3.75%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.75%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.50%) New Media
5 2 (2.50%) iPad
5 2 (2.50%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.25%) W3C
6 1 (1.25%) Open Source
6 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.25%) Linux
2 2 (2.50%) Windows
3 1 (1.25%) Solaris
3 1 (1.25%) UNIX
3 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.75%) E-Commerce
2 21 (26.25%) SEO
3 17 (21.25%) MVC
4 16 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (15.00%) OO
6 11 (13.75%) Pay per click
6 11 (13.75%) Web Design
7 10 (12.50%) Online Marketing
7 10 (12.50%) ITIL
7 10 (12.50%) Analytics
8 8 (10.00%) Content Management
8 8 (10.00%) UML
8 8 (10.00%) OOD
9 7 (8.75%) Web Development
9 7 (8.75%) Unit Testing
10 6 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (5.00%) OOP
13 3 (3.75%) Search Engine Marketing
14 2 (2.50%) 3D Animation
Programming Languages
1 55 (68.75%) PHP
2 47 (58.75%) JavaScript
3 19 (23.75%) SQL
4 12 (15.00%) C#
4 12 (15.00%) ActionScript
5 10 (12.50%) Java
6 7 (8.75%) PHP5
7 6 (7.50%) ActionScript 3.0
7 6 (7.50%) ActionScript 2.0
8 5 (6.25%) VB
8 5 (6.25%) VB.NET
9 4 (5.00%) Ruby
9 4 (5.00%) Perl
9 4 (5.00%) Python
10 3 (3.75%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.25%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 5 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Nagios
1 1 (1.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (23.75%) Adobe
2 13 (16.25%) Zend
3 4 (5.00%) EPiServer
4 2 (2.50%) Twitter
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.25%) Google
5 1 (1.25%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.25%) Facebook
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £26000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £20k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: circa £20k per annum (based on skills and experience)
Posted: 14 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago