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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 175 155 146
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -9
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 34 19 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.68% 0.52% 0.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.08% 2.35% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 33 16 32
Average salary £22,000 £28,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
1104 807 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.12% 22.16% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 767 674 637
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -26 17 £35,000 +25.00% 7
Bradford - 5 £20,000 - 1
Otley - 3 £21,000 - 1
Sowerby Bridge - 3 £20,000 -
Wakefield - 3 £32,500 - 1
WordPress
Yorkshire

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 67 (85.90%) HTML
2 62 (79.49%) CSS
3 58 (74.36%) PHP
4 40 (51.28%) JavaScript
5 34 (43.59%) Marketing
6 32 (41.03%) HTML5
7 30 (38.46%) jQuery
7 30 (38.46%) MySQL
8 29 (37.18%) E-Commerce
9 28 (35.90%) Photoshop
10 25 (32.05%) CSS3
11 22 (28.21%) Magento
12 19 (24.36%) CMS
13 18 (23.08%) SEO
14 17 (21.79%) Zend
15 16 (20.51%) XHTML
15 16 (20.51%) SQL
15 16 (20.51%) Responsive Web Design
16 15 (19.23%) Adobe
17 14 (17.95%) MVC
18 13 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
19 12 (15.38%) Web Design
19 12 (15.38%) Linux
19 12 (15.38%) OO
20 11 (14.10%) Pay per click
20 11 (14.10%) Sass
21 10 (12.82%) Analytics
21 10 (12.82%) PHP5
21 10 (12.82%) .NET
21 10 (12.82%) SQL Server

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 19 (24.36%) CMS
2 6 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.69%) Apache
3 4 (5.13%) Drupal
4 3 (3.85%) Joomla!
4 3 (3.85%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.56%) IIS
6 1 (1.28%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (1.28%) SugarCRM
6 1 (1.28%) Mambo
6 1 (1.28%) Moodle
Applications
1 28 (35.90%) Photoshop
2 13 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (10.26%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 22 (28.21%) Magento
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.28%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) MailChimp
2 2 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) Intranet
2 4 (5.13%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) Firewall
3 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (38.46%) MySQL
2 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.28%) SQLPlus
3 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.97%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.69%) Subversion
4 2 (2.56%) Xcode
5 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.28%) Dreamweaver
General
1 34 (43.59%) Marketing
2 7 (8.97%) Advertising
3 2 (2.56%) Finance
4 1 (1.28%) Legal
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 57 (73.08%) Developer
2 23 (29.49%) PHP Developer
3 21 (26.92%) Web Developer
4 20 (25.64%) Front-End Developer
5 19 (24.36%) Designer
6 16 (20.51%) Web Designer
7 9 (11.54%) Junior
7 9 (11.54%) Junior Developer
8 8 (10.26%) Front-End Web Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Junior Front-End Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Photoshop Designer
10 4 (5.13%) User Experience Designer
10 4 (5.13%) Senior PHP Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Junior Web Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Junior PHP Developer
12 2 (2.56%) Digital Designer
12 2 (2.56%) Magento Developer
12 2 (2.56%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (85.90%) HTML
2 62 (79.49%) CSS
3 32 (41.03%) HTML5
4 30 (38.46%) jQuery
5 25 (32.05%) CSS3
6 16 (20.51%) XHTML
7 11 (14.10%) Sass
8 10 (12.82%) .NET
8 10 (12.82%) Flash
9 9 (11.54%) LAMP
10 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET
11 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (7.69%) Laravel
13 5 (6.41%) LESS
13 5 (6.41%) XML
14 4 (5.13%) XSLT
14 4 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 3 (3.85%) Zend Framework
15 3 (3.85%) CodeIgniter
15 3 (3.85%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Animation
1 7 (8.97%) Blog
1 7 (8.97%) Social Media
2 4 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.56%) iPad
4 2 (2.56%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.56%) W3C
4 2 (2.56%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.28%) New Media
5 1 (1.28%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (1.28%) UNIX
2 1 (1.28%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (37.18%) E-Commerce
2 18 (23.08%) SEO
3 16 (20.51%) Responsive Web Design
4 14 (17.95%) MVC
5 12 (15.38%) Web Design
5 12 (15.38%) OO
6 11 (14.10%) Pay per click
7 10 (12.82%) Analytics
8 8 (10.26%) Content Management
8 8 (10.26%) OOP
9 7 (8.97%) ITIL
9 7 (8.97%) Online Marketing
10 5 (6.41%) UML
10 5 (6.41%) OOD
10 5 (6.41%) Web Development
10 5 (6.41%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (3.85%) Search Engine Marketing
11 3 (3.85%) Unit Testing
12 2 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (74.36%) PHP
2 40 (51.28%) JavaScript
3 16 (20.51%) SQL
4 10 (12.82%) PHP5
5 8 (10.26%) C#
6 7 (8.97%) ActionScript
6 7 (8.97%) Java
7 5 (6.41%) Perl
7 5 (6.41%) VB
8 4 (5.13%) Ruby
8 4 (5.13%) Python
8 4 (5.13%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.85%) ActionScript 3.0
9 3 (3.85%) ActionScript 2.0
10 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.28%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Nagios
1 1 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (21.79%) Zend
2 15 (19.23%) Adobe
3 5 (6.41%) EPiServer
4 2 (2.56%) Twitter
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.28%) Google
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £Neg upon exp + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: £20,000 per annum Based on Skills and Experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £26k - 30k per year
Posted: 21 days ago