The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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
South West / Devon
Rank 52 43 58
Rank change year-on-year -9 +15  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 4 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.11% 4.75% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.97% 11.97% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 1
Median salary £27,000 £23,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.39% -19.29%  
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 Devon with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 67 117 85
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 18.66% 39.66% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 61 110 82
Median salary £33,838 £29,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.68% -7.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £18,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,420 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

WordPress
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Devon

WordPress
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Devon 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
Plymouth -7 2 £26,500 +15.21%
Exeter -12 1 £27,500 +12.24%
WordPress
South West

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

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 Devon region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 10 (100.00%) PHP
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (80.00%) MySQL
4 6 (60.00%) jQuery
5 5 (50.00%) Web Development
5 5 (50.00%) LAMP
5 5 (50.00%) Sass
6 4 (40.00%) LESS
6 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (40.00%) Linux
6 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (30.00%) SEO
7 3 (30.00%) HTML5
7 3 (30.00%) Magento
7 3 (30.00%) CMS
7 3 (30.00%) CSS3
7 3 (30.00%) Drupal
8 2 (20.00%) Laravel
8 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
8 2 (20.00%) Ansible
8 2 (20.00%) Shopify
8 2 (20.00%) Three.js
8 2 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (20.00%) SSH
8 2 (20.00%) WebGL
8 2 (20.00%) Zend
8 2 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
8 2 (20.00%) MVC

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Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 3 (30.00%) CMS
1 3 (30.00%) Drupal
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Magento
2 2 (20.00%) Shopify
2 2 (20.00%) WebTrends
3 1 (10.00%) OpenCart
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SSH
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (30.00%) WordPress Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior
4 2 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior PHP Developer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) LAMP
3 5 (50.00%) Sass
4 4 (40.00%) LESS
5 3 (30.00%) CSS3
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (20.00%) Laravel
6 2 (20.00%) SOAP
6 2 (20.00%) Three.js
6 2 (20.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Web Development
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) SEO
4 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Zend