The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
South East / Berkshire
Rank 170 208 192
Rank change year-on-year +38 -16  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 14 11 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.42% 0.22% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.14% 1.31% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 27
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 Berkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 654 840 967
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.62% 16.99% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 535 731 767
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 Berkshire

WordPress
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Berkshire

WordPress
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Reading +46 8 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Hungerford - 5 £34,000 -
Newbury - 1 - -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 32 (94.12%) HTML
1 32 (94.12%) JavaScript
1 32 (94.12%) PHP
1 32 (94.12%) CSS
2 31 (91.18%) jQuery
3 26 (76.47%) Drupal
4 21 (61.76%) OOP
4 21 (61.76%) Python
5 20 (58.82%) CodeIgniter
6 19 (55.88%) Data Protection
7 14 (41.18%) MySQL
8 13 (38.24%) Photoshop
8 13 (38.24%) Web Development
9 12 (35.29%) Laravel
9 12 (35.29%) AngularJS
10 10 (29.41%) Magento
10 10 (29.41%) C#
10 10 (29.41%) .NET
11 8 (23.53%) QA
11 8 (23.53%) Banking
11 8 (23.53%) Telecoms
11 8 (23.53%) Finance
11 8 (23.53%) HTML5
11 8 (23.53%) CSS3
12 4 (11.76%) Linux
12 4 (11.76%) Umbraco
12 4 (11.76%) CMS
12 4 (11.76%) LAMP
12 4 (11.76%) CRM
12 4 (11.76%) SQL Server

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 26 (76.47%) Drupal
2 4 (11.76%) Apache
2 4 (11.76%) CMS
2 4 (11.76%) Umbraco
3 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) MySQL
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (23.53%) Banking
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
1 8 (23.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 19 (55.88%) Drupal Developer
3 13 (38.24%) Web Developer
4 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 2 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) PHP Developer
4 2 (5.88%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (2.94%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (94.12%) CSS
1 32 (94.12%) HTML
2 31 (91.18%) jQuery
3 20 (58.82%) CodeIgniter
4 12 (35.29%) AngularJS
4 12 (35.29%) Laravel
5 10 (29.41%) .NET
6 8 (23.53%) CSS3
6 8 (23.53%) HTML5
7 4 (11.76%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) OOP
2 19 (55.88%) Data Protection
3 13 (38.24%) Web Development
4 4 (11.76%) CRM
5 3 (8.82%) OO PHP
6 2 (5.88%) MVC
6 2 (5.88%) Open Source
7 1 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.94%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) JavaScript
1 32 (94.12%) PHP
2 21 (61.76%) Python
3 10 (29.41%) C#
4 2 (5.88%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) cPanel
1 2 (5.88%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Adobe
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