Period
to 11 December 2019

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 11 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 60 70
Rank change year-on-year -15 +10 -19
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 7 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.96% 1.73% 1.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.48% 12.38% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 11
Lancashire median annual salary £38,750 £24,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.16% -22.22% -3.08%
10th Percentile £28,125 £22,950 £25,250
90th Percentile £44,375 £41,250 £42,500
North West median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% +7.69%

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 108 105 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 14.81% 13.98% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 87 94 76
Lancashire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +6.87% -6.43%
10th Percentile £31,250 £18,825 £24,125
90th Percentile £60,253 £47,321 £41,750
North West median annual salary £41,709 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -1.86% +3.66% +6.49%

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 11 December 2019.

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 11 December 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
Preston -15 3 £45,000 +83.67% 3
Lancaster - 1 £32,500 -
WordPress
North West

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (42.86%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (42.86%) Life Science
2 3 (42.86%) SAP ERP
2 3 (42.86%) QlikView
2 3 (42.86%) Matrix Management
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) JDE OneWorld
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) EDI
2 3 (42.86%) ERP
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Dell
2 3 (42.86%) JD Edwards
2 3 (42.86%) Magento
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) hybris
2 3 (42.86%) RedPrairie
2 3 (42.86%) Project Governance
2 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (42.86%) Sass
2 3 (42.86%) LESS

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (42.86%) JDE OneWorld
1 3 (42.86%) Magento
1 3 (42.86%) SAP ERP
1 3 (42.86%) SAP Hybris
1 3 (42.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Boomi
1 3 (42.86%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (42.86%) Power BI
1 3 (42.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) React Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) EDI
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) HTML5
1 3 (42.86%) jQuery
1 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (42.86%) LESS
1 3 (42.86%) React
1 3 (42.86%) RequireJS
1 3 (42.86%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Life Science
2 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) ERP
1 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
1 3 (42.86%) Matrix Management
1 3 (42.86%) Matrix Organization
1 3 (42.86%) Project Governance
1 3 (42.86%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Dell
1 3 (42.86%) hybris
1 3 (42.86%) JD Edwards
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) RedPrairie
1 3 (42.86%) SAP