The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
North West / Cheshire
Rank 81 82 102
Rank change year-on-year +1 +20  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 10 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.95% 1.54% 0.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.17% 8.30% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 14
Median salary £25,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% -  
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 Cheshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 162 241 254
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 15.34% 18.52% 14.64%
Number of salaries quoted 131 198 184
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -6.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

WordPress
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Cheshire

WordPress
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +5 4 £25,000 -9.09%
Macclesfield -4 3 - - 1
WordPress
North West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 12 (75.00%) PHP
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 10 (62.50%) CSS
3 9 (56.25%) MySQL
3 9 (56.25%) jQuery
4 8 (50.00%) Web Development
4 8 (50.00%) CMS
5 7 (43.75%) Drupal
5 7 (43.75%) User Experience
6 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
6 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (31.25%) LAMP
6 5 (31.25%) SEO
6 5 (31.25%) Photoshop
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
6 5 (31.25%) Apache
7 4 (25.00%) Adobe
7 4 (25.00%) Marketing
7 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 3 (18.75%) Email Marketing
8 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (18.75%) HTML5
8 3 (18.75%) CSS3
8 3 (18.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (18.75%) Pay per click
8 3 (18.75%) DNS
9 2 (12.50%) CRM
9 2 (12.50%) MS Office
9 2 (12.50%) XML

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 8 (50.00%) CMS
2 7 (43.75%) Drupal
3 5 (31.25%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) Joomla!
4 1 (6.25%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Photoshop
2 3 (18.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Google Analytics
2 1 (6.25%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) FTP
3 1 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Gatling
2 1 (6.25%) JMeter
2 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Sublime Text
General
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Military
2 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Designer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Web Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing Executive
6 1 (6.25%) Front End Web Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Marketing Executive
6 1 (6.25%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Web Applications Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Web Tester
6 1 (6.25%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) CSS
1 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 9 (56.25%) jQuery
3 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
3 5 (31.25%) LAMP
3 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (18.75%) CSS3
4 3 (18.75%) HTML5
5 2 (12.50%) Laravel
5 2 (12.50%) Twig
5 2 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (6.25%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (6.25%) Flash
6 1 (6.25%) Node.js
6 1 (6.25%) PhoneGap
6 1 (6.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Social Media
3 1 (6.25%) Animation
3 1 (6.25%) Blog
3 1 (6.25%) iPad
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Video Editing
3 1 (6.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Web Development
2 5 (31.25%) SEO
3 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (18.75%) Email Marketing
3 3 (18.75%) Pay per click
4 2 (12.50%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Web Design
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
5 1 (6.25%) B2B
5 1 (6.25%) B2B Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Content Management
5 1 (6.25%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
5 1 (6.25%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Generation
5 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) PHP
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Adobe
2 2 (12.50%) Google
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Facebook
3 1 (6.25%) Hootsuite
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Twitter
Macclesfield, Cheshire
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