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

WordPress
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 102 110
Rank change year-on-year -14 +8  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.15% 0.34% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.28% 2.61% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Median salary £27,000 £53,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -49.05% +53.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £38,600 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £54,600 £34,900
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 Cambridge with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 156 153 238
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 11.34% 13.10% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 115 132 208
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +13.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £31,925
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

WordPress
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Cambridge

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

1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
2 15 (83.33%) Web Development
3 14 (77.78%) HTML
4 13 (72.22%) CMS
4 13 (72.22%) Content Management
4 13 (72.22%) Drupal
5 11 (61.11%) PHP
6 10 (55.56%) MySQL
6 10 (55.56%) Linux
6 10 (55.56%) Apache
6 10 (55.56%) LAMP
6 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
7 8 (44.44%) jQuery
8 7 (38.89%) CSS3
8 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
9 6 (33.33%) Node.js
9 6 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (27.78%) SQL
11 4 (22.22%) CRM
11 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
11 4 (22.22%) HTML5
12 3 (16.67%) Social Media
12 3 (16.67%) Moodle
12 3 (16.67%) Blackboard
12 3 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
12 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (16.67%) Publishing
12 3 (16.67%) Front End Development

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 13 (72.22%) CMS
1 13 (72.22%) Drupal
2 10 (55.56%) Apache
3 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 3 (16.67%) Moodle
5 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
1 1 (5.56%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Web Developer
3 7 (38.89%) PHP Developer
4 4 (22.22%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Junior
7 1 (5.56%) Junior C# Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Junior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.56%) LAMP Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.56%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
2 14 (77.78%) HTML
3 10 (55.56%) LAMP
4 8 (44.44%) jQuery
5 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
5 7 (38.89%) CSS3
6 6 (33.33%) Node.js
7 4 (22.22%) HTML5
8 3 (16.67%) .NET
8 3 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (11.11%) Ajax
9 2 (11.11%) LESS
9 2 (11.11%) LINQ
9 2 (11.11%) REST
9 2 (11.11%) Sass
10 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
10 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (5.56%) React
10 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (16.67%) Social Media
2 3 (16.67%) VLE
3 1 (5.56%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Web Development
2 13 (72.22%) Content Management
3 4 (22.22%) CRM
4 3 (16.67%) Content Writing
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Mobile First
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (61.11%) PHP
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Blackboard