Period
to 15 October 2018

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 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 87 106
Rank change year-on-year -1 +19 +21
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 4 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.39% 1.06% 0.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.82% 6.59% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 11
Bedfordshire median annual salary £36,250 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +16.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £30,741 £29,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £40,175 £37,500 £34,500
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.08% -7.14%

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 220 182 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 21.55% 16.09% 12.13%
Number of salaries quoted 208 131 174
Bedfordshire median annual salary £48,750 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.29% -30.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,200 £66,250 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £45,139 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.31% - +5.88%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

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 6 months to 15 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -9 1 £32,940 -5.89%
Dunstable - 1 £37,500 - 1
Luton - 1 £38,500 -
WordPress
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Magento
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (25.00%) Laravel
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing Technology
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Joomla!

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 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Drupal
1 1 (25.00%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) Laravel
2 1 (25.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing Technology
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google