The first table below looks at the demand for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 40 42 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 4 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.56% 0.81% 2.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.26% 3.45% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Average salary £35,000 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 - £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 - £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
Application Platforms Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
39 58 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 15.23% 23.39% 21.61%
Number of salaries quoted 31 52 50
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WordPress
West Midlands

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

WordPress
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Worcestershire

WordPress
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Bromsgrove - 1 £37,500 -
Worcester - 1 £32,500 -
WordPress
West Midlands

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) Drupal
3 7 (63.64%) Magento
3 7 (63.64%) MySQL
4 6 (54.55%) OOP
4 6 (54.55%) XHTML
4 6 (54.55%) CMS
4 6 (54.55%) Content Management
4 6 (54.55%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
5 4 (36.36%) CRM
5 4 (36.36%) Marketing
5 4 (36.36%) Web Development
5 4 (36.36%) jQuery
5 4 (36.36%) Analytics
5 4 (36.36%) Social Media
6 3 (27.27%) FMCG
6 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
6 3 (27.27%) Zend
6 3 (27.27%) OO
6 3 (27.27%) MVC
7 2 (18.18%) Web Design
7 2 (18.18%) B2C
7 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) Joomla!
7 2 (18.18%) Retail
7 2 (18.18%) Android

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 7 (63.64%) Drupal
2 6 (54.55%) CMS
3 2 (18.18%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) MySQL
General
1 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) PHP Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Web Developer
4 4 (36.36%) WordPress Developer
5 2 (18.18%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) XHTML
4 4 (36.36%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
6 1 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Social Media
2 3 (27.27%) FMCG
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (18.18%) Open Source
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Android
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) OOP
1 6 (54.55%) Content Management
1 6 (54.55%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (36.36%) CRM
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
2 4 (36.36%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) B2C
4 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (18.18%) Android Development
4 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Zend