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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 181 178 163
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 38 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.73% 0.50% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.33% 2.07% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 37 19 18
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,200 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £33,000 £34,300
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
1140 966 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.87% 23.91% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 849 807 663
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -18 27 £31,250 +4.16% 4
Otley - 2 £21,000 - 3
Wakefield - 1 £32,500 -
Castleford - 1 £45,000 -
WordPress
Yorkshire

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 65 (83.33%) HTML
2 61 (78.21%) CSS
3 51 (65.38%) PHP
4 44 (56.41%) JavaScript
5 37 (47.44%) jQuery
5 37 (47.44%) HTML5
6 35 (44.87%) Photoshop
7 31 (39.74%) Marketing
8 27 (34.62%) E-Commerce
9 26 (33.33%) CSS3
10 25 (32.05%) CMS
11 20 (25.64%) MySQL
12 19 (24.36%) Adobe Illustrator
12 19 (24.36%) SEO
12 19 (24.36%) User Experience
13 18 (23.08%) Adobe
14 17 (21.79%) XHTML
15 16 (20.51%) SQL
16 15 (19.23%) Magento
16 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
17 14 (17.95%) Flash
17 14 (17.95%) MVC
18 13 (16.67%) .NET
18 13 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 12 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
19 12 (15.38%) ActionScript
19 12 (15.38%) ASP.NET
20 11 (14.10%) C#
20 11 (14.10%) Sass
21 10 (12.82%) Linux

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 25 (32.05%) CMS
2 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.85%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.85%) IIS
3 3 (3.85%) Drupal
4 2 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.28%) Node.js
5 1 (1.28%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.28%) Apache
5 1 (1.28%) Joomla!
Applications
1 35 (44.87%) Photoshop
2 19 (24.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (11.54%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 15 (19.23%) Magento
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.28%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) MailChimp
2 2 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) Intranet
2 2 (2.56%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) Firewall
3 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.64%) MySQL
2 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.28%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Visual Studio
1 8 (10.26%) Subversion
2 4 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
General
1 31 (39.74%) Marketing
2 5 (6.41%) Advertising
3 1 (1.28%) Finance
3 1 (1.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (66.67%) Developer
2 23 (29.49%) Front-End Developer
3 22 (28.21%) Web Developer
4 20 (25.64%) Designer
5 16 (20.51%) Web Designer
5 16 (20.51%) PHP Developer
6 14 (17.95%) Junior Developer
6 14 (17.95%) Junior
7 10 (12.82%) Junior Front-End Developer
8 8 (10.26%) Front-End Web Developer
8 8 (10.26%) Junior Web Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Senior Developer
10 5 (6.41%) Systems Manager
10 5 (6.41%) IT Manager
10 5 (6.41%) Photoshop Designer
11 4 (5.13%) Senior PHP Developer
12 3 (3.85%) Junior PHP Developer
12 3 (3.85%) UX Designer
13 2 (2.56%) UI Designer
13 2 (2.56%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (83.33%) HTML
2 61 (78.21%) CSS
3 37 (47.44%) jQuery
3 37 (47.44%) HTML5
4 26 (33.33%) CSS3
5 17 (21.79%) XHTML
6 14 (17.95%) Flash
7 13 (16.67%) .NET
8 12 (15.38%) ASP.NET
9 11 (14.10%) Sass
10 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (8.97%) LESS
12 5 (6.41%) LAMP
12 5 (6.41%) MooTools
13 4 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (5.13%) Laravel
14 3 (3.85%) Symfony
14 3 (3.85%) XML
15 2 (2.56%) SOAP
15 2 (2.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.36%) User Experience
2 10 (12.82%) Animation
3 9 (11.54%) Blog
4 7 (8.97%) Social Media
5 3 (3.85%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.56%) iPad
6 2 (2.56%) New Media
6 2 (2.56%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.56%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.28%) W3C
7 1 (1.28%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Linux
2 8 (10.26%) Windows
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.28%) Solaris
4 1 (1.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.62%) E-Commerce
2 19 (24.36%) SEO
3 14 (17.95%) MVC
4 12 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (11.54%) Pay per click
6 8 (10.26%) OO
6 8 (10.26%) ITIL
6 8 (10.26%) Analytics
7 7 (8.97%) Unit Testing
7 7 (8.97%) Online Marketing
7 7 (8.97%) Web Design
7 7 (8.97%) Content Management
8 6 (7.69%) UML
8 6 (7.69%) OOD
9 5 (6.41%) Project Management
9 5 (6.41%) Web Development
10 4 (5.13%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (3.85%) Time Management
11 3 (3.85%) Web Accessibility
11 3 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (65.38%) PHP
2 44 (56.41%) JavaScript
3 16 (20.51%) SQL
4 12 (15.38%) ActionScript
5 11 (14.10%) C#
6 8 (10.26%) Java
7 7 (8.97%) ActionScript 3.0
7 7 (8.97%) ActionScript 2.0
8 5 (6.41%) VB.NET
9 4 (5.13%) PHP5
10 3 (3.85%) Ruby
10 3 (3.85%) Perl
10 3 (3.85%) Python
10 3 (3.85%) VB
11 2 (2.56%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Nagios
1 1 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (23.08%) Adobe
2 6 (7.69%) Zend
3 3 (3.85%) EPiServer
4 2 (2.56%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.56%) Twitter
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.28%) Facebook
5 1 (1.28%) Open Text
5 1 (1.28%) RedDot
5 1 (1.28%) Google
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Otley, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21500 - £31500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago