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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank - 40 -
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 1.28% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 4.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
42 68 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 16.73% 28.94% 23.74%
Number of salaries quoted 35 59 49
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Drupal
1 5 (100.00%) Magento
2 4 (80.00%) Social Media
2 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) XHTML
2 4 (80.00%) CRM
2 4 (80.00%) CMS
2 4 (80.00%) Content Management
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (60.00%) FMCG
4 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) B2C
5 1 (20.00%) LAMP
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Zend

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Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (100.00%) Drupal
2 4 (80.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) XHTML
3 1 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Social Media
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (40.00%) B2C
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Zend