The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for WordPress skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 86 92
Rank change year-on-year +19 +6  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 1 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.17% 0.22% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.12% 1.69% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Median salary £27,500 £33,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.51% -3.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.43% -6.92%  

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

Application Platform Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 89 118 227
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 14.74% 12.95% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 49 107 212
Median salary £36,500 £51,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.78% +13.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing WordPress as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Bedfordshire

WordPress
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Bedfordshire

WordPress
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +14 1 £27,500 -18.51%
WordPress
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) Web Development
2 5 (71.43%) CSS3
2 5 (71.43%) Sass
2 5 (71.43%) Front End Development
3 4 (57.14%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) Web Design
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) Material Design Lite
4 3 (42.86%) gulp
4 3 (42.86%) Material Design
4 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (28.57%) Semantic HTML
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 2 (28.57%) XHTML
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) MySQL
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) CMS
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) EPiServer
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) gulp
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (28.57%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) CSS3
2 5 (71.43%) Sass
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) Material Design
3 3 (42.86%) Material Design Lite
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) Semantic HTML
4 2 (28.57%) XHTML
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Web Development
2 5 (71.43%) Front End Development
3 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (42.86%) Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore
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