The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
Rank 79 105 92
Rank change year-on-year +26 -13  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 10 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.99% 0.28% 0.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.50% 1.62% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 10
Median salary £24,750 £38,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.86% +31.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £27,200 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £45,000
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 Essex with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 222 185 194
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 21.87% 17.15% 15.76%
Number of salaries quoted 174 159 134
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,159 £20,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

WordPress
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Essex

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in Essex over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WordPress in Essex

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Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 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
Colchester - 10 £24,750 - 1
WordPress
East of England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 16 (76.19%) HTML
1 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
1 16 (76.19%) PHP
1 16 (76.19%) CSS
2 13 (61.90%) Web Development
3 11 (52.38%) Marketing
3 11 (52.38%) jQuery
3 11 (52.38%) HTML5
3 11 (52.38%) CSS3
4 8 (38.10%) CMS
4 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
4 8 (38.10%) MySQL
4 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
5 7 (33.33%) SEO
5 7 (33.33%) Adobe
5 7 (33.33%) CRM
5 7 (33.33%) Retail
6 6 (28.57%) Social Media
6 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 6 (28.57%) Games
7 5 (23.81%) DNS
7 5 (23.81%) Python
7 5 (23.81%) Linux
7 5 (23.81%) Brand Management
7 5 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (23.81%) Sass
7 5 (23.81%) Front End Development
7 5 (23.81%) React
8 4 (19.05%) Social Media Management
8 4 (19.05%) Hootsuite

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Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 8 (38.10%) CMS
2 4 (19.05%) Drupal
3 3 (14.29%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) InDesign
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle CX
2 2 (9.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 11 (52.38%) Marketing
2 7 (33.33%) Retail
3 6 (28.57%) Games
4 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
5 3 (14.29%) Banking
5 3 (14.29%) Finance
5 3 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 14 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Marketing Executive
4 3 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 3 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Website Developer
6 1 (4.76%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) CSS
1 16 (76.19%) HTML
2 11 (52.38%) CSS3
2 11 (52.38%) HTML5
2 11 (52.38%) jQuery
3 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
4 5 (23.81%) React
4 5 (23.81%) Sass
4 5 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (19.05%) Symfony
6 3 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
6 3 (14.29%) JSON
6 3 (14.29%) LESS
6 3 (14.29%) RESTful
6 3 (14.29%) XML
6 3 (14.29%) Yii
7 2 (9.52%) Angular 2
7 2 (9.52%) Flash
7 2 (9.52%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Social Media
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Blog
3 2 (9.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Web Development
2 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
3 7 (33.33%) CRM
3 7 (33.33%) SEO
4 5 (23.81%) Brand Management
4 5 (23.81%) Front End Development
5 4 (19.05%) Marketing Strategy
5 4 (19.05%) Open Source
5 4 (19.05%) Social Media Management
6 3 (14.29%) Change Control
6 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 3 (14.29%) Scrum
6 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 3 (14.29%) Time Management
6 3 (14.29%) Web Design
6 3 (14.29%) Wireframes
7 2 (9.52%) Analytics
7 2 (9.52%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (9.52%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
1 16 (76.19%) PHP
2 5 (23.81%) Python
3 2 (9.52%) ActionScript
3 2 (9.52%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Adobe
2 4 (19.05%) Hootsuite
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Twitter
2 4 (19.05%) Zend
3 2 (9.52%) Google
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Posted: 4 days ago
Maldon, Essex
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Salary: From £18,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Clearwater People Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
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Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 Per Annum including bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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greywood
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Braintree
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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