Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for WordPress skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WordPress over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 53 70
Rank change year-on-year +20 +17 +14
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 9 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 3.49% 2.33% 0.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 29.03% 40.00% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 25
Bedford median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -25.00% +60.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £35,750 £35,000 £42,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -25.00% +60.00%

WordPress is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 31 20 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 12.02% 5.81% 18.81%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 101
Bedford median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -27.78% +15.38%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -30.00% +11.11% -

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing WordPress as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Bedford

WordPress
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Bedford

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) Web Development
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) MySQL
3 7 (77.78%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (55.56%) Laravel
5 4 (44.44%) Web Design
6 3 (33.33%) Mobile Development
6 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
6 3 (33.33%) HTML5
7 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (22.22%) Advertising
7 2 (22.22%) Java
8 1 (11.11%) Back Office
8 1 (11.11%) jQuery

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
General
1 2 (22.22%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 6 (66.67%) PHP Web Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 4 (44.44%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 4 (44.44%) PHP WordPress Developer
3 4 (44.44%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) Laravel
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Web Development
2 7 (77.78%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (44.44%) Web Design
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile Development
4 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Java