The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester 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
Essex / Colchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 44 36
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 0.49% 0.48% 1.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.79% 1.45% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £26,000 £22,500 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.55% -20.35%  
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 Colchester with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 56 69 18
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 27.32% 33.17% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 47 61 15
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Colchester 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 Colchester

WordPress
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Colchester

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 Colchester region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) PHP
2 6 (54.55%) Games
3 5 (45.45%) Marketing
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
3 5 (45.45%) CSS3
4 4 (36.36%) Social Media
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle CX
4 4 (36.36%) Social Media Management
4 4 (36.36%) Hootsuite
4 4 (36.36%) Marketing Strategy
4 4 (36.36%) Twitter
4 4 (36.36%) Sass
4 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) Retail
4 4 (36.36%) InDesign
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Adobe
4 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (36.36%) CRM
5 3 (27.27%) MySQL
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 3 (27.27%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) LESS
5 3 (27.27%) AngularJS

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Drupal
1 1 (9.09%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) InDesign
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle CX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 6 (54.55%) Games
2 5 (45.45%) Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
3 4 (36.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing Executive
2 4 (36.36%) Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Junior
3 3 (27.27%) Junior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Website Developer
4 1 (9.09%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) CSS3
2 5 (45.45%) HTML5
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 4 (36.36%) Sass
4 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
4 3 (27.27%) LESS
5 2 (18.18%) Angular 2
6 1 (9.09%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) CRM
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing Strategy
1 4 (36.36%) Social Media Management
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) Web Development
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) API Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Adobe
1 4 (36.36%) Hootsuite
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
1 4 (36.36%) Twitter