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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 189 204 200
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 67 42 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.95% 0.65% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.50% 2.65% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 64 42 28
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,800 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £37,400 £50,000
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
1489 1582 1281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.11% 24.44% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1219 1209 1077
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +16 47 £26,000 -13.33% 4
South Yorkshire -6 12 £36,000 +50.00% 2
North Yorkshire +13 1 £32,500 +47.72%
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 113 (87.60%) HTML
1 113 (87.60%) CSS
2 88 (68.22%) jQuery
3 78 (60.47%) JavaScript
4 72 (55.81%) HTML5
5 69 (53.49%) CMS
6 64 (49.61%) PHP
6 64 (49.61%) CSS3
7 44 (34.11%) User Experience
8 43 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
9 36 (27.91%) Adobe
10 35 (27.13%) Photoshop
11 31 (24.03%) E-Commerce
12 29 (22.48%) MVC
13 28 (21.71%) Adobe Illustrator
14 26 (20.16%) MySQL
14 26 (20.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 23 (17.83%) Sass
15 23 (17.83%) SQL Server
15 23 (17.83%) .NET
15 23 (17.83%) Web Development
16 22 (17.05%) Animation
17 21 (16.28%) Web Design
18 19 (14.73%) Marketing
18 19 (14.73%) ActionScript
19 18 (13.95%) Linux
19 18 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
20 17 (13.18%) Drupal
20 17 (13.18%) Flash
20 17 (13.18%) XHTML

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 69 (53.49%) CMS
2 17 (13.18%) Drupal
3 12 (9.30%) Umbraco
4 8 (6.20%) IIS
5 5 (3.88%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (3.88%) Node.js
6 2 (1.55%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.78%) Apache
7 1 (0.78%) concrete5
7 1 (0.78%) Moodle
7 1 (0.78%) Kentico
7 1 (0.78%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 35 (27.13%) Photoshop
2 28 (21.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 26 (20.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (3.10%) Fireworks
5 3 (2.33%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (2.33%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 13 (10.08%) Magento
2 1 (0.78%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.20%) MailChimp
2 4 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.98%) Internet
2 6 (4.65%) Intranet
3 4 (3.10%) DNS
4 1 (0.78%) LDAP
4 1 (0.78%) VoIP
4 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.16%) MySQL
2 23 (17.83%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (7.75%) Git (software)
1 10 (7.75%) Subversion
1 10 (7.75%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.88%) Grunt
3 3 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.78%) Dreamweaver
General
1 19 (14.73%) Marketing
2 4 (3.10%) Games
2 4 (3.10%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.78%) Local Government
3 1 (0.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 98 (75.97%) Developer
2 54 (41.86%) Web Developer
3 43 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
4 42 (32.56%) Designer
5 30 (23.26%) Web Designer
6 21 (16.28%) Senior Developer
6 21 (16.28%) PHP Developer
7 20 (15.50%) Junior
7 20 (15.50%) Junior Developer
8 13 (10.08%) Junior Front-End Developer
8 13 (10.08%) Front-End Web Developer
9 12 (9.30%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 12 (9.30%) Junior Web Developer
10 8 (6.20%) PHP Web Developer
11 7 (5.43%) Senior PHP Developer
11 7 (5.43%) Senior Web Developer
11 7 (5.43%) Systems Manager
11 7 (5.43%) IT Manager
11 7 (5.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 5 (3.88%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (87.60%) HTML
1 113 (87.60%) CSS
2 88 (68.22%) jQuery
3 72 (55.81%) HTML5
4 64 (49.61%) CSS3
5 23 (17.83%) Sass
5 23 (17.83%) .NET
6 17 (13.18%) Flash
6 17 (13.18%) XHTML
7 16 (12.40%) ASP.NET
8 13 (10.08%) XML
9 11 (8.53%) LESS
10 10 (7.75%) Ajax
11 8 (6.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (6.20%) LAMP
11 8 (6.20%) JSON
12 7 (5.43%) Symfony
13 6 (4.65%) XSL
13 6 (4.65%) Web Services
13 6 (4.65%) script.aculo.us
Miscellaneous
1 44 (34.11%) User Experience
2 22 (17.05%) Animation
3 12 (9.30%) Mobile App
4 9 (6.98%) Social Media
5 8 (6.20%) Graphic Design
6 6 (4.65%) Blog
7 5 (3.88%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.88%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.88%) Digital Media
8 3 (2.33%) FMCG
8 3 (2.33%) Photography
8 3 (2.33%) Video Editing
9 2 (1.55%) New Media
9 2 (1.55%) W3C
9 2 (1.55%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.78%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.95%) Linux
2 9 (6.98%) Windows
3 5 (3.88%) Android
3 5 (3.88%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 31 (24.03%) E-Commerce
3 29 (22.48%) MVC
4 23 (17.83%) Web Development
5 21 (16.28%) Web Design
6 18 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (10.85%) Project Management
8 13 (10.08%) SEO
9 11 (8.53%) Content Management
10 9 (6.98%) Web Accessibility
11 7 (5.43%) OO
12 6 (4.65%) Online Marketing
12 6 (4.65%) OOP
12 6 (4.65%) Unit Testing
13 5 (3.88%) Usability Testing
13 5 (3.88%) Digital Marketing
13 5 (3.88%) Creative Marketing
13 5 (3.88%) UML
13 5 (3.88%) ITIL
13 5 (3.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 78 (60.47%) JavaScript
2 64 (49.61%) PHP
3 19 (14.73%) ActionScript
4 13 (10.08%) C#
5 10 (7.75%) SQL
6 8 (6.20%) PHP5
7 7 (5.43%) ActionScript 3.0
7 7 (5.43%) ActionScript 2.0
8 5 (3.88%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.88%) C
8 5 (3.88%) Java
9 2 (1.55%) Python
10 1 (0.78%) Ruby
10 1 (0.78%) Perl
10 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (9.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.55%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Plesk
Vendors
1 36 (27.91%) Adobe
2 8 (6.20%) Zend
3 5 (3.88%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.55%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.55%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.78%) Open Text
5 1 (0.78%) RedDot
5 1 (0.78%) Facebook
5 1 (0.78%) Twitter
5 1 (0.78%) hybris
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