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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 89 107 106
Rank change year-on-year +18 -1  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 16 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.31% 0.34% 0.070%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.96% 2.11% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 0
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -  
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 Cambridge with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 230 237 245
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 18.85% 16.06% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 179 179 199
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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

Salary histogram for WordPress in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

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

1 29 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 29 (100.00%) CSS
2 26 (89.66%) HTML
3 24 (82.76%) Web Development
4 22 (75.86%) Drupal
5 20 (68.97%) CMS
5 20 (68.97%) MySQL
5 20 (68.97%) PHP
6 19 (65.52%) Content Management
7 17 (58.62%) jQuery
8 16 (55.17%) Git (software)
8 16 (55.17%) LAMP
9 15 (51.72%) Linux
9 15 (51.72%) Apache
10 12 (41.38%) AngularJS
11 11 (37.93%) SQL
12 10 (34.48%) CSS3
12 10 (34.48%) Node.js
12 10 (34.48%) Linux Command Line
13 7 (24.14%) HTML5
14 6 (20.69%) C#
14 6 (20.69%) .NET
14 6 (20.69%) Front End Development
15 5 (17.24%) Mobile First
15 5 (17.24%) REST
15 5 (17.24%) Sass
15 5 (17.24%) LESS
15 5 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (17.24%) MVC
15 5 (17.24%) SEO

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Top Related 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 22 (75.86%) Drupal
2 20 (68.97%) CMS
3 15 (51.72%) Apache
4 3 (10.34%) Moodle
4 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.90%) Umbraco
6 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
1 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (3.45%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (68.97%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (55.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (13.79%) Publishing
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (55.17%) Web Developer
3 11 (37.93%) PHP Developer
4 7 (24.14%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (17.24%) Senior Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 4 (13.79%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.45%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (3.45%) HTML Developer
8 1 (3.45%) LAMP Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) CSS
2 26 (89.66%) HTML
3 17 (58.62%) jQuery
4 16 (55.17%) LAMP
5 12 (41.38%) AngularJS
6 10 (34.48%) CSS3
6 10 (34.48%) Node.js
7 7 (24.14%) HTML5
8 6 (20.69%) .NET
9 5 (17.24%) Ajax
9 5 (17.24%) LESS
9 5 (17.24%) LINQ
9 5 (17.24%) REST
9 5 (17.24%) Sass
9 5 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (10.34%) XML
10 3 (10.34%) XSLT
11 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
11 2 (6.90%) ADO
11 2 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.34%) Social Media
2 3 (10.34%) VLE
3 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Web Development
2 19 (65.52%) Content Management
3 6 (20.69%) Front End Development
4 5 (17.24%) Mobile First
4 5 (17.24%) MVC
4 5 (17.24%) SEO
5 4 (13.79%) CRM
5 4 (13.79%) Web Design
6 3 (10.34%) Content Writing
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.34%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) TDD
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (6.90%) DevOps
7 2 (6.90%) High Availability
7 2 (6.90%) Pair Programming
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Optimisation
7 2 (6.90%) User Stories
7 2 (6.90%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (68.97%) PHP
3 11 (37.93%) SQL
4 6 (20.69%) C#
5 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Blackboard
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
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