Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 270 284
Rank change year-on-year +39 +14 +12
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 23 25 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.36% 0.29% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.21% 1.51% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 40
Berkshire median annual salary £44,250 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.43% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,950 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,750 £42,500 £51,250
South East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +11.11%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1042 1658 1927
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.38% 19.08% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 899 1415 1588
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £27,700 £29,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Newbury - 6 £52,500 -
Reading +38 5 £48,500 +21.25% 1
Hungerford -5 4 £30,000 -11.76%
Bracknell - 4 £65,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 £40,000 -
Wokingham - 1 £25,000 -
WordPress
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
2 20 (86.96%) HTML
2 20 (86.96%) CSS
3 13 (56.52%) PHP
4 12 (52.17%) Front End Development
5 10 (43.48%) jQuery
6 9 (39.13%) HTML5
6 9 (39.13%) CSS3
6 9 (39.13%) Sass
6 9 (39.13%) CMS
7 8 (34.78%) MVC
7 8 (34.78%) Degree
7 8 (34.78%) Laravel
7 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
8 7 (30.43%) Drupal
8 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
9 6 (26.09%) MySQL
9 6 (26.09%) Web Development
9 6 (26.09%) Node.js
9 6 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
10 5 (21.74%) gulp
10 5 (21.74%) .NET
10 5 (21.74%) C#
11 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
11 4 (17.39%) OOP
11 4 (17.39%) OO
11 4 (17.39%) Apache
11 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
11 4 (17.39%) TDD

WordPress
Co-occurring 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 9 (39.13%) CMS
2 7 (30.43%) Drupal
3 4 (17.39%) Apache
3 4 (17.39%) Joomla!
3 4 (17.39%) nginx
4 2 (8.70%) Magnolia
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.35%) GitHub
1 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
1 1 (4.35%) MailChimp
1 1 (4.35%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) FTP
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) SMS
1 1 (4.35%) SMTP
1 1 (4.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) gulp
3 3 (13.04%) Jasmine
4 2 (8.70%) Axure RP
4 2 (8.70%) Grunt
4 2 (8.70%) ProtoShare
4 2 (8.70%) Selenium
4 2 (8.70%) SpecFlow
5 1 (4.35%) Bower
5 1 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.35%) Visual Composer
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) PHP Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (26.09%) Lead Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Lead PHP Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (8.70%) UI Developer
5 2 (8.70%) UI/UX Developer
5 2 (8.70%) UX Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Angular Developer
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# WCF Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.35%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) CSS
1 20 (86.96%) HTML
2 10 (43.48%) jQuery
3 9 (39.13%) CSS3
3 9 (39.13%) HTML5
3 9 (39.13%) Sass
4 8 (34.78%) Laravel
5 6 (26.09%) Node.js
5 6 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (21.74%) .NET
6 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
7 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
7 4 (17.39%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (17.39%) React
7 4 (17.39%) REST
7 4 (17.39%) WCF
8 3 (13.04%) Ajax
8 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (13.04%) JSON
9 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Social Media
3 1 (4.35%) Blog
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Front End Development
2 8 (34.78%) MVC
3 6 (26.09%) Web Development
4 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
4 4 (17.39%) OO
4 4 (17.39%) OO PHP
4 4 (17.39%) OOP
4 4 (17.39%) TDD
4 4 (17.39%) Time Management
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (8.70%) Investment Management
6 2 (8.70%) Kanban
7 1 (4.35%) Analytics
7 1 (4.35%) API Integration
7 1 (4.35%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.35%) SDLC
7 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
2 13 (56.52%) PHP
3 5 (21.74%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) WAI
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Avid
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) Google
2 1 (4.35%) Sitecore