The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 129 123
Rank change year-on-year +11 -6  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 18 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.93% 0.63% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.98% 3.57% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 11
Median salary £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69%  

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 Birmingham with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 301 420 413
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 15.56% 17.65% 20.46%
Number of salaries quoted 247 334 318
Median salary £40,250 £37,500 £40,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.33% -7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,995 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

WordPress
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Birmingham

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in Birmingham over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WordPress in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 28 (93.33%) HTML
2 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 26 (86.67%) CSS
4 25 (83.33%) PHP
5 17 (56.67%) Git (software)
6 16 (53.33%) Sass
7 15 (50.00%) Web Development
8 13 (43.33%) HTML5
9 11 (36.67%) MySQL
10 10 (33.33%) jQuery
10 10 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (33.33%) Adobe
11 9 (30.00%) gulp
11 9 (30.00%) Front End Development
12 8 (26.67%) Mobile App
12 8 (26.67%) Mobile Application Development
12 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
13 7 (23.33%) Apple iOS
13 7 (23.33%) PhoneGap
13 7 (23.33%) Android
13 7 (23.33%) Drupal
13 7 (23.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 6 (20.00%) GitLab
14 6 (20.00%) React
14 6 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
14 6 (20.00%) webpack
14 6 (20.00%) Vue.js
14 6 (20.00%) Marketing
14 6 (20.00%) GitHub
14 6 (20.00%) Backbone.js

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 7 (23.33%) Drupal
2 4 (13.33%) CMS
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) Moodle
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (13.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Magento
1 2 (6.67%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) DNS
1 2 (6.67%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) IMAP
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) SMTP
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.33%) EDRMS
2 1 (3.33%) phpMyAdmin
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (30.00%) gulp
3 6 (20.00%) GitLab
3 6 (20.00%) webpack
4 2 (6.67%) Grunt
5 1 (3.33%) Bower
General
1 6 (20.00%) Electronics
1 6 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (20.00%) Marketing
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Local Government
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) HTML Developer
2 13 (43.33%) PHP Developer
3 11 (36.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
5 9 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (30.00%) Web Developer
6 4 (13.33%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (13.33%) WordPress Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Junior
7 3 (10.00%) Junior Developer
7 3 (10.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Creative Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Junior Web Developer
8 2 (6.67%) MySQL Developer
8 2 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 2 (6.67%) UI Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Web UI Developer
9 1 (3.33%) CMS Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (93.33%) HTML
2 26 (86.67%) CSS
3 16 (53.33%) Sass
4 13 (43.33%) HTML5
5 10 (33.33%) jQuery
5 10 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
7 7 (23.33%) PhoneGap
8 6 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
8 6 (20.00%) Backbone.js
8 6 (20.00%) React
8 6 (20.00%) Vue.js
9 5 (16.67%) CSS3
10 4 (13.33%) Laravel
10 4 (13.33%) LESS
11 3 (10.00%) Node.js
12 2 (6.67%) .NET
12 2 (6.67%) CakePHP
13 1 (3.33%) SOAP
13 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) W3C
4 1 (3.33%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.33%) Learning Management System
4 1 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.33%) PKI
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (3.33%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Android
1 7 (23.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Web Development
2 9 (30.00%) Front End Development
3 8 (26.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (20.00%) Android Development
4 6 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (20.00%) iOS Development
5 5 (16.67%) Web Design
6 4 (13.33%) MVC
7 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) API Integration
8 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
8 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (6.67%) Migration
8 2 (6.67%) OO
8 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (6.67%) SEO
8 2 (6.67%) TDD
8 2 (6.67%) Time Management
8 2 (6.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 25 (83.33%) PHP
3 2 (6.67%) PHP 5
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Adobe
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Sophos
3 1 (3.33%) Sun
3 1 (3.33%) Telerik
3 1 (3.33%) Veeam
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
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