Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 79 74
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 +28
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 17 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.40% 1.08% 1.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.14% 6.32% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 8
Cardiff median annual salary £33,500 £26,000 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.85% -0.95% +0.96%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £48,000 £34,500 £45,000
South Wales median annual salary £33,500 £26,000 £26,250
% change year-on-year +28.85% -0.95% -6.25%

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 277 190 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 22.74% 17.13% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 249 177 139
Cardiff median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +17.65% -2.86%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,500 £47,500
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in Cardiff over the 6 months to 14 December 2019.

Salary histogram for WordPress in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 16 (94.12%) PHP
2 12 (70.59%) HTML
3 10 (58.82%) CSS
4 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
5 8 (47.06%) jQuery
5 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
6 7 (41.18%) HTML5
6 7 (41.18%) Linux
7 6 (35.29%) MySQL
7 6 (35.29%) CMS
7 6 (35.29%) Laravel
8 5 (29.41%) MVC
8 5 (29.41%) JIRA
9 4 (23.53%) Web Development
9 4 (23.53%) CSS3
10 3 (17.65%) API Integration
10 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (17.65%) User Experience
10 3 (17.65%) Magento
10 3 (17.65%) Drupal
10 3 (17.65%) Workflow
10 3 (17.65%) Degree
10 3 (17.65%) JSON
10 3 (17.65%) OOP
10 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
10 3 (17.65%) DNS
11 2 (11.76%) Python
11 2 (11.76%) CRM
11 2 (11.76%) C#
11 2 (11.76%) .NET

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 6 (35.29%) CMS
2 3 (17.65%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Magento
2 2 (11.76%) Shopify
3 1 (5.88%) NetSuite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) GIS
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 5 (29.41%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) webpack
General
1 2 (11.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) PHP Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Web Developer
3 4 (23.53%) WordPress Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (17.65%) PHP WordPress Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Drupal Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.88%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.88%) Magento Developer
6 1 (5.88%) PHP Magento Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) CSS
3 8 (47.06%) jQuery
4 7 (41.18%) HTML5
5 6 (35.29%) Laravel
6 4 (23.53%) CSS3
7 3 (17.65%) JSON
7 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (11.76%) .NET
8 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
8 2 (11.76%) CakePHP
8 2 (11.76%) Node.js
8 2 (11.76%) React
8 2 (11.76%) Vue.js
9 1 (5.88%) LAMP
9 1 (5.88%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) MVC
2 4 (23.53%) Web Development
3 3 (17.65%) API Integration
3 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 3 (17.65%) OOP
3 3 (17.65%) Workflow
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (11.76%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) Server Management
5 1 (5.88%) API Development
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) PHP
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) Groovy
3 2 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree