The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 19 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 6.50% - 2.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 30.77% - 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £30,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
WordPress
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
26 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 21.14% 27.06% 22.54%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 15
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,800 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

WordPress
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) User Experience
2 7 (87.50%) Time Management
3 6 (75.00%) CodeIgniter
3 6 (75.00%) Laravel
3 6 (75.00%) PHP
4 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (62.50%) OOP
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) PHPUnit
4 5 (62.50%) Symfony
4 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
4 5 (62.50%) cPanel
4 5 (62.50%) Rackspace
4 5 (62.50%) API Development
5 3 (37.50%) Sass
6 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (25.00%) CMS
6 2 (25.00%) Marketing
6 2 (25.00%) SVG
6 2 (25.00%) Intranet
6 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
7 1 (12.50%) Redis
7 1 (12.50%) Facebook
7 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
7 1 (12.50%) Progressive Enhancement
7 1 (12.50%) Node.js
7 1 (12.50%) Visualisation

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 2 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
1 5 (62.50%) PHPUnit
2 1 (12.50%) gulp
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Designer
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) CodeIgniter
2 6 (75.00%) Laravel
3 5 (62.50%) Symfony
4 3 (37.50%) Sass
5 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
5 2 (25.00%) SVG
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (12.50%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (12.50%) LAMP
6 1 (12.50%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Time Management
2 5 (62.50%) API Development
2 5 (62.50%) OOP
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) SEO
3 1 (12.50%) API Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) cPanel
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Rackspace
2 1 (12.50%) Facebook