The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 14 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 3 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 5.26% 25.00% 12.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 33.33% 41.67% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 5
Median salary £35,000 £20,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.73% -39.70%
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%
WordPress
London

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

Application Platforms Category
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 15.79% 60.00% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 13
Median salary £45,000 £20,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+119.51% -39.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £34,000 £35,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

WordPress
Salary Trend in Westminster

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Westminster

WordPress
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Westminster region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Laravel
2 2 (66.67%) Graceful Degradation
2 2 (66.67%) OO PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Taxonomies
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SSH
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SSH
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
1 2 (66.67%) WordPress Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Taxonomies
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Graceful Degradation
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OO PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP