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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 198 207 192
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 53 36 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.75% 0.58% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.58% 2.31% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 50 36 32
Average salary £33,500 £26,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.41% -0.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £35,000 £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
1481 1556 1266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.07% 25.13% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1199 1187 1059
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,954 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.68% +1.17%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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 +12 33 £35,000 +16.66% 4
South Yorkshire -21 14 £33,500 +39.58% 1
North Yorkshire +10 2 £32,500 +47.72%
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 101 (85.59%) HTML
2 100 (84.75%) CSS
3 78 (66.10%) jQuery
4 77 (65.25%) JavaScript
5 76 (64.41%) PHP
6 61 (51.69%) HTML5
7 51 (43.22%) CMS
8 47 (39.83%) CSS3
9 36 (30.51%) E-Commerce
9 36 (30.51%) User Experience
10 34 (28.81%) Responsive Web Design
10 34 (28.81%) Adobe
10 34 (28.81%) Photoshop
11 29 (24.58%) MySQL
11 29 (24.58%) MVC
12 25 (21.19%) .NET
12 25 (21.19%) SQL Server
12 25 (21.19%) Adobe Illustrator
13 23 (19.49%) XHTML
13 23 (19.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 22 (18.64%) Marketing
15 21 (17.80%) Web Design
16 19 (16.10%) SEO
16 19 (16.10%) Web Development
16 19 (16.10%) Animation
17 18 (15.25%) ASP.NET
17 18 (15.25%) Linux
17 18 (15.25%) Sass
18 17 (14.41%) ActionScript
19 15 (12.71%) Flash

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 (43.22%) CMS
2 12 (10.17%) Drupal
3 9 (7.63%) Umbraco
3 9 (7.63%) IIS
4 4 (3.39%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (2.54%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.54%) Node.js
5 3 (2.54%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.69%) Apache
7 1 (0.85%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.85%) Kentico
7 1 (0.85%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 34 (28.81%) Photoshop
2 25 (21.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 23 (19.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (4.24%) Fireworks
5 3 (2.54%) 3ds Max
5 3 (2.54%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 15 (12.71%) Magento
2 1 (0.85%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.78%) MailChimp
2 4 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.93%) Intranet
2 6 (5.08%) Internet
3 4 (3.39%) SSH
4 1 (0.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (24.58%) MySQL
2 25 (21.19%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.85%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 15 (12.71%) Subversion
2 11 (9.32%) Visual Studio
3 10 (8.47%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.69%) Grunt
6 1 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
General
1 22 (18.64%) Marketing
2 4 (3.39%) Games
2 4 (3.39%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 87 (73.73%) Developer
2 43 (36.44%) Web Developer
3 36 (30.51%) Front-End Developer
4 29 (24.58%) Designer
5 25 (21.19%) PHP Developer
6 20 (16.95%) Senior Developer
7 19 (16.10%) Junior
7 19 (16.10%) Junior Developer
8 18 (15.25%) Web Designer
9 12 (10.17%) Junior Web Developer
9 12 (10.17%) Junior Front-End Developer
10 10 (8.47%) Front-End Web Developer
11 9 (7.63%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 9 (7.63%) Senior PHP Developer
12 7 (5.93%) PHP Web Developer
12 7 (5.93%) Senior Web Developer
12 7 (5.93%) IT Manager
12 7 (5.93%) Systems Manager
13 6 (5.08%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 5 (4.24%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (85.59%) HTML
2 100 (84.75%) CSS
3 78 (66.10%) jQuery
4 61 (51.69%) HTML5
5 47 (39.83%) CSS3
6 25 (21.19%) .NET
7 23 (19.49%) XHTML
8 18 (15.25%) ASP.NET
8 18 (15.25%) Sass
9 15 (12.71%) Flash
10 12 (10.17%) XML
11 11 (9.32%) Ajax
11 11 (9.32%) LESS
12 10 (8.47%) LAMP
13 8 (6.78%) JSON
13 8 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (5.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 6 (5.08%) script.aculo.us
15 6 (5.08%) XSL
16 5 (4.24%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (30.51%) User Experience
2 19 (16.10%) Animation
3 10 (8.47%) Social Media
4 9 (7.63%) Blog
5 7 (5.93%) Graphic Design
5 7 (5.93%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.54%) FMCG
6 3 (2.54%) Photography
6 3 (2.54%) Video Editing
7 2 (1.69%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.69%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.69%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.69%) New Media
7 2 (1.69%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.69%) W3C
8 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.85%) Telematics
8 1 (0.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.25%) Linux
2 11 (9.32%) Windows
3 5 (4.24%) Android
3 5 (4.24%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.85%) Solaris
5 1 (0.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.51%) E-Commerce
2 34 (28.81%) Responsive Web Design
3 29 (24.58%) MVC
4 21 (17.80%) Web Design
5 19 (16.10%) SEO
5 19 (16.10%) Web Development
6 14 (11.86%) Project Management
7 13 (11.02%) Content Management
8 9 (7.63%) OO
8 9 (7.63%) Web Accessibility
9 8 (6.78%) OOP
10 7 (5.93%) ITIL
10 7 (5.93%) Online Marketing
10 7 (5.93%) Unit Testing
11 6 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (4.24%) UML
12 5 (4.24%) OOD
13 4 (3.39%) Information Architecture
13 4 (3.39%) Usability Testing
13 4 (3.39%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 77 (65.25%) JavaScript
2 76 (64.41%) PHP
3 17 (14.41%) ActionScript
4 14 (11.86%) C#
5 12 (10.17%) SQL
6 10 (8.47%) PHP5
7 7 (5.93%) ActionScript 3.0
7 7 (5.93%) ActionScript 2.0
7 7 (5.93%) Java
8 5 (4.24%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.69%) C
9 2 (1.69%) VB
10 1 (0.85%) Perl
10 1 (0.85%) Python
10 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (6.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.69%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.69%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) Nagios
1 1 (0.85%) Plesk
1 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (28.81%) Adobe
2 9 (7.63%) Zend
3 4 (3.39%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.54%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle
6 1 (0.85%) Open Text
6 1 (0.85%) RedDot
6 1 (0.85%) hybris
6 1 (0.85%) Facebook
6 1 (0.85%) Twitter
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