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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 194 177 196
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +19
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 65 44 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.87% 0.82% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.04% 3.37% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 57 37 30
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £47,500
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
1609 1305 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.65% 24.25% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1156 1047 992
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 September 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 30 September 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 -18 40 £27,500 - 7
South Yorkshire -17 17 £33,500 +20.72% 3
North Yorkshire -22 3 £32,500 -
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 110 (82.71%) HTML
2 104 (78.20%) PHP
3 102 (76.69%) CSS
4 86 (64.66%) JavaScript
5 74 (55.64%) jQuery
6 60 (45.11%) HTML5
7 49 (36.84%) CMS
8 47 (35.34%) E-Commerce
8 47 (35.34%) MySQL
9 45 (33.83%) Marketing
10 42 (31.58%) CSS3
11 40 (30.08%) Magento
12 39 (29.32%) SEO
13 36 (27.07%) .NET
14 35 (26.32%) Photoshop
15 33 (24.81%) Responsive Web Design
16 29 (21.80%) MVC
17 27 (20.30%) Adobe
17 27 (20.30%) User Experience
18 25 (18.80%) SQL Server
19 24 (18.05%) XHTML
20 23 (17.29%) ASP.NET
20 23 (17.29%) Subversion
21 22 (16.54%) SQL
22 21 (15.79%) Linux
23 19 (14.29%) OO
23 19 (14.29%) Web Design
23 19 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
23 19 (14.29%) Analytics
24 18 (13.53%) Adobe Illustrator

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 49 (36.84%) CMS
2 9 (6.77%) IIS
3 8 (6.02%) Drupal
4 6 (4.51%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.01%) Umbraco
5 4 (3.01%) Apache
6 3 (2.26%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.26%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.75%) SugarCRM
7 1 (0.75%) Mambo
7 1 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.75%) Moodle
Applications
1 35 (26.32%) Photoshop
2 19 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 18 (13.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (7.52%) Fireworks
5 6 (4.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 40 (30.08%) Magento
2 10 (7.52%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.75%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.26%) MailChimp
2 3 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.77%) Intranet
2 6 (4.51%) SSH
3 5 (3.76%) Internet
4 2 (1.50%) HTTP
5 1 (0.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (35.34%) MySQL
2 25 (18.80%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.75%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 23 (17.29%) Subversion
2 13 (9.77%) Visual Studio
3 11 (8.27%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.50%) Xcode
6 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
General
1 45 (33.83%) Marketing
2 8 (6.02%) Advertising
3 3 (2.26%) Games
3 3 (2.26%) Finance
4 2 (1.50%) Retail
5 1 (0.75%) Legal
5 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 99 (74.44%) Developer
2 48 (36.09%) Web Developer
3 38 (28.57%) PHP Developer
4 27 (20.30%) Front-End Developer
4 27 (20.30%) Designer
5 19 (14.29%) Junior Developer
5 19 (14.29%) Junior
5 19 (14.29%) Web Designer
6 16 (12.03%) Senior Developer
7 12 (9.02%) Junior Web Developer
8 11 (8.27%) Senior PHP Developer
9 10 (7.52%) Junior Front-End Developer
9 10 (7.52%) Front-End Web Developer
10 7 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
11 6 (4.51%) Photoshop Designer
12 5 (3.76%) Senior Web Developer
12 5 (3.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 4 (3.01%) Digital Designer
13 4 (3.01%) UX Designer
14 3 (2.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (82.71%) HTML
2 102 (76.69%) CSS
3 74 (55.64%) jQuery
4 60 (45.11%) HTML5
5 42 (31.58%) CSS3
6 36 (27.07%) .NET
7 24 (18.05%) XHTML
8 23 (17.29%) ASP.NET
9 18 (13.53%) XML
10 17 (12.78%) Flash
10 17 (12.78%) Sass
11 16 (12.03%) LAMP
12 10 (7.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 8 (6.02%) Ajax
13 8 (6.02%) RSS
13 8 (6.02%) LESS
13 8 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (3.76%) MooTools
15 5 (3.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.30%) User Experience
2 14 (10.53%) Animation
2 14 (10.53%) Social Media
3 10 (7.52%) Blog
4 4 (3.01%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.26%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.26%) New Media
5 3 (2.26%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.50%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.50%) W3C
6 2 (1.50%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.50%) iPad
7 1 (0.75%) Open Source
7 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.79%) Linux
2 11 (8.27%) Windows
3 3 (2.26%) Android
3 3 (2.26%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.75%) Solaris
5 1 (0.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (35.34%) E-Commerce
2 39 (29.32%) SEO
3 33 (24.81%) Responsive Web Design
4 29 (21.80%) MVC
5 19 (14.29%) Web Design
5 19 (14.29%) OO
5 19 (14.29%) Analytics
6 17 (12.78%) Content Management
7 15 (11.28%) Pay per click
7 15 (11.28%) Mentoring
8 11 (8.27%) Web Development
8 11 (8.27%) OOP
9 10 (7.52%) ITIL
10 9 (6.77%) OO PHP
11 8 (6.02%) Online Marketing
11 8 (6.02%) UML
11 8 (6.02%) OOD
11 8 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
12 7 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 104 (78.20%) PHP
2 86 (64.66%) JavaScript
3 22 (16.54%) SQL
4 18 (13.53%) C#
5 15 (11.28%) ActionScript
6 14 (10.53%) PHP5
7 10 (7.52%) Java
8 7 (5.26%) ActionScript 3.0
8 7 (5.26%) ActionScript 2.0
9 5 (3.76%) VB
9 5 (3.76%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.01%) Perl
10 4 (3.01%) Python
10 4 (3.01%) Ruby
11 3 (2.26%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.75%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 14 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.50%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Nagios
1 1 (0.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (20.30%) Adobe
2 15 (11.28%) Zend
3 10 (7.52%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.52%) Google
4 8 (6.02%) Coremetrics
5 5 (3.76%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.50%) Twitter
7 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.75%) Facebook
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle
7 1 (0.75%) Open Text
7 1 (0.75%) RedDot
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Bradford
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £20k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £17000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bradford
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: circa £20k per annum (based on skills and experience)
Posted: 26 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 27 days ago