Period
to 17 October 2018

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 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 166 131
Rank change year-on-year +34 -35 +16
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 13 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.59% 0.15% 0.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.81% 1.67% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 14
Cambridge median annual salary £35,000 £29,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.69% -15.94% +15.00%
10th Percentile £24,900 £21,550 £25,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £44,100 £51,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +32.08% -18.46% +8.33%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 270 239 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 12.30% 8.67% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 204 186 285
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +2.51%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,125 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £80,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +7.23%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

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 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for WordPress in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
1 7 (53.85%) Web Development
2 6 (46.15%) PHP
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) CMS
4 4 (30.77%) Magento
4 4 (30.77%) SDLC
5 3 (23.08%) Marketing
5 3 (23.08%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (23.08%) Photography
5 3 (23.08%) LAMP
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
5 3 (23.08%) MySQL
5 3 (23.08%) Apache
5 3 (23.08%) Python
5 3 (23.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
6 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (15.38%) SMS
6 2 (15.38%) Adobe
6 2 (15.38%) IPv4
6 2 (15.38%) IPv6
6 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (15.38%) Fedora
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software 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 4 (30.77%) CMS
2 3 (23.08%) Apache
3 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
4 1 (7.69%) Drupal
4 1 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (23.08%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
2 1 (7.69%) InVision
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) IPv4
1 2 (15.38%) IPv6
1 2 (15.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) MariaDB
2 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Web Developer
3 5 (38.46%) PHP Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Designer
4 4 (30.77%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Designer
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) UX Designer
6 1 (7.69%) Web Designer
6 1 (7.69%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) LAMP
4 2 (15.38%) CSS3
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5
4 2 (15.38%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (7.69%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Photography
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Fintech
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) CentOS
2 2 (15.38%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Web Development
2 4 (30.77%) SDLC
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Email Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Logistics
3 2 (15.38%) Open Source
3 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (15.38%) Typography
4 1 (7.69%) A/B Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Anthropology
4 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (7.69%) Infographics
4 1 (7.69%) Information Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) OOP
4 1 (7.69%) Prototyping
4 1 (7.69%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) Usability Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) PHP
3 3 (23.08%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HAProxy
1 2 (15.38%) Icinga
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Sitecore