The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 211 203 201
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 58 35 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.78% 0.59% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.64% 2.36% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 56 35 32
Average salary £33,500 £27,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.81% -10.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £34,200 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
WordPress
England

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

Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1595 1484 1240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.45% 24.91% 20.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1273 1134 1030
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

WordPress
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Yorkshire

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

WordPress
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
West Yorkshire -1 36 £35,000 +13.82% 8
South Yorkshire -18 18 £33,500 +39.58% 1
North Yorkshire +2 2 £32,500 +25.00%
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

1 102 (80.95%) HTML
2 101 (80.16%) PHP
2 101 (80.16%) CSS
3 84 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 77 (61.11%) jQuery
5 62 (49.21%) HTML5
6 51 (40.48%) CMS
7 42 (33.33%) MySQL
7 42 (33.33%) CSS3
8 40 (31.75%) E-Commerce
9 35 (27.78%) User Experience
10 34 (26.98%) SEO
11 33 (26.19%) Photoshop
12 30 (23.81%) .NET
12 30 (23.81%) MVC
12 30 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
13 29 (23.02%) Marketing
14 28 (22.22%) Adobe
15 26 (20.63%) SQL Server
15 26 (20.63%) Linux
16 25 (19.84%) Magento
17 23 (18.25%) XHTML
18 22 (17.46%) Subversion
19 21 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
20 20 (15.87%) Web Design
20 20 (15.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
21 19 (15.08%) Web Development
21 19 (15.08%) ASP.NET
22 17 (13.49%) XML
22 17 (13.49%) Windows

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 51 (40.48%) CMS
2 11 (8.73%) IIS
3 9 (7.14%) Drupal
4 6 (4.76%) Umbraco
5 4 (3.17%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (2.38%) Node.js
6 3 (2.38%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.38%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.59%) Apache
8 1 (0.79%) Joomla!
Applications
1 33 (26.19%) Photoshop
2 21 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (15.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (3.97%) Fireworks
5 3 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (19.84%) Magento
2 7 (5.56%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.79%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.35%) MailChimp
2 5 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.56%) Intranet
2 6 (4.76%) SSH
3 4 (3.17%) Internet
4 2 (1.59%) HTTP
5 1 (0.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (33.33%) MySQL
2 26 (20.63%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.59%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.79%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 22 (17.46%) Subversion
2 12 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.94%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
General
1 29 (23.02%) Marketing
2 2 (1.59%) Retail
2 2 (1.59%) Advertising
3 1 (0.79%) Games
3 1 (0.79%) Finance
3 1 (0.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 93 (73.81%) Developer
2 45 (35.71%) Web Developer
3 34 (26.98%) PHP Developer
4 30 (23.81%) Front-End Developer
5 23 (18.25%) Designer
6 22 (17.46%) Senior Developer
7 17 (13.49%) Junior
7 17 (13.49%) Junior Developer
8 13 (10.32%) Senior PHP Developer
8 13 (10.32%) Web Designer
9 12 (9.52%) Junior Web Developer
10 10 (7.94%) Junior Front-End Developer
11 8 (6.35%) Front-End Web Developer
11 8 (6.35%) PHP Web Developer
12 7 (5.56%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 7 (5.56%) Senior Web Developer
12 7 (5.56%) Systems Manager
12 7 (5.56%) IT Manager
13 6 (4.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 5 (3.97%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (80.95%) HTML
2 101 (80.16%) CSS
3 77 (61.11%) jQuery
4 62 (49.21%) HTML5
5 42 (33.33%) CSS3
6 30 (23.81%) .NET
7 23 (18.25%) XHTML
8 19 (15.08%) ASP.NET
9 17 (13.49%) XML
10 14 (11.11%) Flash
10 14 (11.11%) LAMP
10 14 (11.11%) Sass
11 12 (9.52%) Ajax
12 11 (8.73%) LESS
13 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (5.56%) JSON
13 7 (5.56%) Web Services
13 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (4.76%) XSL
14 6 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 35 (27.78%) User Experience
2 16 (12.70%) Animation
3 12 (9.52%) Social Media
4 9 (7.14%) Blog
5 5 (3.97%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.17%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.59%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.59%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.59%) New Media
8 1 (0.79%) iPad
8 1 (0.79%) W3C
8 1 (0.79%) Open Source
8 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.63%) Linux
2 17 (13.49%) Windows
3 5 (3.97%) Android
3 5 (3.97%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.79%) Solaris
5 1 (0.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (31.75%) E-Commerce
2 34 (26.98%) SEO
3 30 (23.81%) MVC
3 30 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
4 20 (15.87%) Web Design
5 19 (15.08%) Web Development
6 15 (11.90%) Content Management
6 15 (11.90%) OO
7 14 (11.11%) Project Management
8 12 (9.52%) Analytics
9 11 (8.73%) Mentoring
10 10 (7.94%) OO PHP
10 10 (7.94%) Pay per click
11 9 (7.14%) Web Accessibility
11 9 (7.14%) OOP
12 7 (5.56%) ITIL
12 7 (5.56%) Online Marketing
12 7 (5.56%) Unit Testing
13 5 (3.97%) UML
13 5 (3.97%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 101 (80.16%) PHP
2 84 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 16 (12.70%) SQL
4 14 (11.11%) C#
5 13 (10.32%) PHP5
6 12 (9.52%) ActionScript
7 7 (5.56%) Java
7 7 (5.56%) ActionScript 3.0
7 7 (5.56%) ActionScript 2.0
8 5 (3.97%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.59%) VB
10 1 (0.79%) Perl
10 1 (0.79%) Python
10 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (8.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.59%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.59%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Nagios
1 1 (0.79%) Plesk
1 1 (0.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (22.22%) Adobe
2 11 (8.73%) Zend
3 7 (5.56%) Google
3 7 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.97%) Coremetrics
5 4 (3.17%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.59%) Twitter
6 2 (1.59%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle
7 1 (0.79%) Open Text
7 1 (0.79%) RedDot
7 1 (0.79%) hybris
7 1 (0.79%) Facebook
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Batley
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits & free parking
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago