Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 68 103
Rank change year-on-year -16 +35 +11
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 12 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.05% 1.13% 0.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.38% 6.08% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 9
Cardiff median annual salary £26,000 £26,250 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.95% +0.96% +4.00%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,025 £20,850
90th Percentile £45,875 £45,000 £34,400
South Wales median annual salary £26,000 £26,250 £26,000
% change year-on-year -0.95% +0.96% +4.00%

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 188 148 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 16.40% 18.62% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 179 136 267
Cardiff median annual salary £37,500 £34,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.91% -0.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,500 £46,875 £52,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £34,855 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.76% -7.05% +13.04%

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

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in Cardiff over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for WordPress in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 10 (83.33%) CSS
1 10 (83.33%) HTML
1 10 (83.33%) Web Development
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (75.00%) PHP
3 8 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
4 7 (58.33%) HTML5
4 7 (58.33%) CSS3
4 7 (58.33%) XML
4 7 (58.33%) jQuery
4 7 (58.33%) CMS
5 5 (41.67%) Subversion
5 5 (41.67%) MySQL
5 5 (41.67%) Migration
5 5 (41.67%) JSON
5 5 (41.67%) High Availability
5 5 (41.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (41.67%) Mustache
5 5 (41.67%) Smarty
5 5 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (41.67%) Mobile First
5 5 (41.67%) Front End Development
6 4 (33.33%) Vue.js
6 4 (33.33%) React
6 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 3 (25.00%) Social Media
7 3 (25.00%) Marketing
8 2 (16.67%) Laravel
8 2 (16.67%) Sass

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 7 (58.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Drupal
2 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Magento
1 2 (16.67%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) Subversion
3 2 (16.67%) webpack
General
1 3 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Advertising
2 2 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Writer
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) CSS
1 10 (83.33%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) CSS3
2 7 (58.33%) HTML5
2 7 (58.33%) jQuery
2 7 (58.33%) XML
3 5 (41.67%) JSON
3 5 (41.67%) Mustache
3 5 (41.67%) Smarty
3 5 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 4 (33.33%) React
4 4 (33.33%) Vue.js
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) Laravel
5 2 (16.67%) LESS
5 2 (16.67%) Node.js
5 2 (16.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (25.00%) Social Media
3 2 (16.67%) Blog
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Web Development
2 5 (41.67%) Front End Development
2 5 (41.67%) High Availability
2 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 5 (41.67%) Mobile First
2 5 (41.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) B2B
3 2 (16.67%) Content Management
3 2 (16.67%) Content Writing
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 2 (16.67%) Decision-Making
3 2 (16.67%) SEO
3 2 (16.67%) Server Management
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) People Management
4 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (75.00%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft