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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 31 33
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 2 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.32% 2.79% 1.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.88% 15.63% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 3
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.43% -6.92%  

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 Chester with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 34 32 38
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 22.37% 17.88% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33 29 21
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +36.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £27,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 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 27 June 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) Python

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 (50.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (100.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 2 (100.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) React
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Python
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