The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 44 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.75% - 1.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.26% - 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £33,750 - £24,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 - £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 - £29,700
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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 Worcestershire region.

Application Platforms Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
47 56 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 17.54% 24.14% 22.63%
Number of salaries quoted 39 51 49
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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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

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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 20 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
Worcester - 1 £32,500 -
WordPress
West Midlands

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Top 28 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) Drupal
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) Magento
3 4 (66.67%) Social Media
3 4 (66.67%) Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) Marketing
3 4 (66.67%) XHTML
3 4 (66.67%) CRM
3 4 (66.67%) CMS
3 4 (66.67%) Content Management
4 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (50.00%) FMCG
5 2 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (33.33%) Retail
5 2 (33.33%) B2C
6 1 (16.67%) LAMP
6 1 (16.67%) MVC
6 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (16.67%) OOP
6 1 (16.67%) OO
6 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (16.67%) Zend
6 1 (16.67%) Web Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 5 (83.33%) Drupal
2 4 (66.67%) CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
General
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) XHTML
4 1 (16.67%) LAMP
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Social Media
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) CRM
1 4 (66.67%) Content Management
1 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (33.33%) B2C
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Zend