Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 39 43
Rank change year-on-year -16 +4 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 1 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.27% 2.52% 4.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.32% 15.22% 21.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 22
Chester median annual salary £30,000 £35,750 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.08% +37.50% -10.34%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,625 £19,050
90th Percentile £32,500 £48,125 £36,000
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -14.29%

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 Chester with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 76 46 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 20.77% 16.55% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 67 41 67
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +19.05% -3.08%
10th Percentile £19,300 £25,000 £22,350
90th Percentile £54,000 £51,250 £57,750
Cheshire median annual salary £43,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.67% - -6.25%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Chester

WordPress
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Chester region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (100.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) HTML Developer
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP