The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 22 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
South West / Dorset
3 months to
22 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 36 66
Rank change year-on-year -14 +30  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 7 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.73% 5.52% 2.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.07% 17.31% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 13
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £31,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.08% -2.30%  

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 Dorset with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 58 156 127
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 14.32% 31.90% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 52 129 108
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

WordPress
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Dorset

WordPress
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Bournemouth -6 5 £37,500 +36.36% 3
WordPress
South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 Dorset region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 19 (95.00%) HTML
1 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (95.00%) CSS
2 18 (90.00%) PHP
3 14 (70.00%) MySQL
3 14 (70.00%) MVC
4 13 (65.00%) Drupal
4 13 (65.00%) Magento
5 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
5 12 (60.00%) Web Development
6 11 (55.00%) HTML5
6 11 (55.00%) CakePHP
7 10 (50.00%) Open Source
7 10 (50.00%) jQuery
7 10 (50.00%) E-Commerce
8 9 (45.00%) Ajax
8 9 (45.00%) Social Media
8 9 (45.00%) CSS3
8 9 (45.00%) Laravel
9 8 (40.00%) Games
9 8 (40.00%) OOP
9 8 (40.00%) Front End Development
10 7 (35.00%) User Experience
10 7 (35.00%) Apache
10 7 (35.00%) SOAP
10 7 (35.00%) CMS
10 7 (35.00%) REST
11 6 (30.00%) HTML5 Boilerplate
11 6 (30.00%) WebSockets
11 6 (30.00%) Subversion

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 13 (65.00%) Drupal
2 7 (35.00%) Apache
2 7 (35.00%) CMS
3 3 (15.00%) Joomla!
3 3 (15.00%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (30.00%) Subversion
3 3 (15.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (40.00%) Games
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Web Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (15.00%) Junior
5 3 (15.00%) Junior Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Junior PHP Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
5 3 (15.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (15.00%) WordPress Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Digital Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (5.00%) Magento Developer
7 1 (5.00%) PHP Magento Developer
7 1 (5.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) CSS
1 19 (95.00%) HTML
2 11 (55.00%) CakePHP
2 11 (55.00%) HTML5
3 10 (50.00%) jQuery
4 9 (45.00%) Ajax
4 9 (45.00%) CSS3
4 9 (45.00%) Laravel
5 7 (35.00%) REST
5 7 (35.00%) SOAP
6 6 (30.00%) HTML5 Boilerplate
6 6 (30.00%) Web Services
6 6 (30.00%) WebSockets
7 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (10.00%) Sass
9 2 (10.00%) Symfony
10 1 (5.00%) LESS
10 1 (5.00%) XAMPP
10 1 (5.00%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Social Media
2 7 (35.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) MVC
2 12 (60.00%) Web Development
3 10 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 10 (50.00%) Open Source
4 8 (40.00%) Front End Development
4 8 (40.00%) OOP
5 4 (20.00%) OO
5 4 (20.00%) OO PHP
6 2 (10.00%) SEO
7 1 (5.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.00%) Mobile Commerce
7 1 (5.00%) Mobile Development
7 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (90.00%) PHP
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) PHP 5
4 1 (5.00%) PHP 7
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Zend
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