Period
to 21 November 2019

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 6 months to 21 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
South West > Dorset
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 60 85
Rank change year-on-year -42 +25 -14
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 8 52 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.61% 4.38% 1.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.00% 20.72% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 70 19
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% - -7.69%
10th Percentile £32,750 £27,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £40,500 £36,250 £33,750
South West median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -7.69% +0.78%

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 Dorset with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 267 251 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 20.52% 21.15% 20.23%
Number of salaries quoted 205 211 202
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% - -12.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

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 6 months to 21 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -17 8 £40,000 +23.08% 2
WordPress
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) Magento
2 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (75.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
3 1 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) SEO
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design

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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Magento
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Backend Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Magento Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Designer
3 1 (12.50%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (12.50%) SEO
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe