Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 71 101
Rank change year-on-year -3 +30 +9
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 13 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.23% 0.66% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.30% 3.82% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 3
Cardiff median annual salary £30,000 £22,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -30.77% +23.81%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £28,200
90th Percentile £34,500 £26,200 £36,350
South Wales median annual salary £30,000 £22,500 £32,750
% change year-on-year +33.33% -31.30% +31.00%

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 Cardiff with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 178 131 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 16.90% 17.24% 20.23%
Number of salaries quoted 162 115 236
Cardiff median annual salary £38,250 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.29% -4.11% +1.39%
10th Percentile £28,750 £23,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £48,750 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Cardiff

WordPress
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 12 (92.31%) Web Development
3 11 (84.62%) HTML5
3 11 (84.62%) CSS3
3 11 (84.62%) XML
3 11 (84.62%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (53.85%) Vue.js
4 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
4 7 (53.85%) React
4 7 (53.85%) jQuery
5 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
5 6 (46.15%) C#
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (46.15%) Advertising
5 6 (46.15%) SSL
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
5 6 (46.15%) .NET
5 6 (46.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (46.15%) TypeScript
5 6 (46.15%) Sass
5 6 (46.15%) LESS
5 6 (46.15%) Decision-Making
5 6 (46.15%) Front End Development
6 5 (38.46%) High Availability

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 5 (38.46%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
1 1 (7.69%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 5 (38.46%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) webpack
General
1 6 (46.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Web Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) CSS3
2 11 (84.62%) HTML5
2 11 (84.62%) XML
3 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
3 7 (53.85%) jQuery
3 7 (53.85%) React
3 7 (53.85%) Vue.js
4 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 6 (46.15%) LESS
4 6 (46.15%) Sass
4 6 (46.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (38.46%) JSON
5 5 (38.46%) Mustache
5 5 (38.46%) Smarty
6 1 (7.69%) Laravel
6 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Web Development
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Decision-Making
2 6 (46.15%) Front End Development
3 5 (38.46%) High Availability
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) Mobile First
3 5 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (46.15%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft