Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 72 54
Rank change year-on-year +8 -18 +21
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 13 13 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.69% 1.45% 3.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.98% 11.61% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 31
Lancashire median annual salary £24,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.62% - +30.00%
10th Percentile £22,950 £25,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £36,250
North West median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +7.69% +3.17%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 93 112 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 12.13% 12.46% 20.74%
Number of salaries quoted 87 88 162
Lancashire median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.14% +4.48%
10th Percentile £19,000 £23,600 £26,250
90th Percentile £46,903 £42,500 £47,250
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Lancashire

WordPress
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Lancashire

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in Lancashire over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for WordPress in Lancashire

WordPress
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 13 November 2018. 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
Preston +19 13 £24,500 -30.00% 1
WordPress
North West

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 8 (61.54%) Linux
1 8 (61.54%) DNS
1 8 (61.54%) Magento
2 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) CSS
2 7 (53.85%) cPanel
2 7 (53.85%) React
3 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) SSL
3 6 (46.15%) Web Development
3 6 (46.15%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
4 4 (30.77%) Node.js
4 4 (30.77%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) PHP
5 3 (23.08%) Marketing
5 3 (23.08%) SSH
5 3 (23.08%) CSS3
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
6 2 (15.38%) RESTful
6 2 (15.38%) MySQL
7 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
7 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
7 1 (7.69%) Ember.js
7 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) SSL
3 3 (23.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Grunt
2 1 (7.69%) gulp
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 6 (46.15%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (46.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Linux Support
2 6 (46.15%) Linux Support Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Support Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Web Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Backend Developer
3 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) CSS
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
1 7 (53.85%) React
2 4 (30.77%) Node.js
3 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
3 3 (23.08%) CSS3
3 3 (23.08%) HTML5
3 3 (23.08%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) RESTful
5 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
5 1 (7.69%) Ember.js
5 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) cPanel