Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 174 226
Rank change year-on-year +4 +52 +18
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 46 63 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.94% 1.16% 0.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.98% 7.57% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 45 55 51
Leeds median annual salary £31,000 £30,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.64% -12.86% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £30,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.64% -12.86% +16.67%

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 Leeds with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 769 832 1436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.71% 15.30% 20.58%
Number of salaries quoted 672 718 1091
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £37,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.58% -1.95% -3.75%
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,100 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,375 £56,625 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Leeds

WordPress
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Leeds

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WordPress in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 41 (89.13%) PHP
2 37 (80.43%) HTML
2 37 (80.43%) JavaScript
2 37 (80.43%) CSS
3 23 (50.00%) MySQL
3 23 (50.00%) jQuery
3 23 (50.00%) CSS3
4 21 (45.65%) HTML5
5 17 (36.96%) Web Development
6 16 (34.78%) Magento
7 14 (30.43%) Drupal
8 13 (28.26%) Front End Development
9 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
10 11 (23.91%) E-Commerce
11 10 (21.74%) OOP
12 8 (17.39%) Sass
13 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
13 7 (15.22%) Grunt
13 7 (15.22%) WooCommerce
13 7 (15.22%) React
13 7 (15.22%) Java
13 7 (15.22%) Symfony
14 6 (13.04%) MVC
14 6 (13.04%) LESS
15 5 (10.87%) Responsive Web Design
15 5 (10.87%) User Experience
15 5 (10.87%) SEO
15 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (10.87%) Google
15 5 (10.87%) Marketing

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 14 (30.43%) Drupal
2 3 (6.52%) CMS
2 3 (6.52%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (34.78%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) phpMyAdmin
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.22%) Grunt
3 3 (6.52%) gulp
3 3 (6.52%) Subversion
General
1 5 (10.87%) Marketing
2 4 (8.70%) Advertising
2 4 (8.70%) Games
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (95.65%) Developer
2 22 (47.83%) PHP Developer
3 10 (21.74%) WordPress Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (13.04%) Magento Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Digital Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (4.35%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (4.35%) PHP WordPress Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Account Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Development Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Digital Account Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Lead PHP Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Web Development Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (80.43%) CSS
1 37 (80.43%) HTML
2 23 (50.00%) CSS3
2 23 (50.00%) jQuery
3 21 (45.65%) HTML5
4 8 (17.39%) Sass
5 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
5 7 (15.22%) React
5 7 (15.22%) Symfony
6 6 (13.04%) LESS
7 4 (8.70%) PhoneGap
8 3 (6.52%) .NET
8 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
8 3 (6.52%) LAMP
8 3 (6.52%) Laravel
8 3 (6.52%) Node.js
8 3 (6.52%) Redux
9 2 (4.35%) CakePHP
9 2 (4.35%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (2.17%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) User Experience
2 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.35%) New Media
3 1 (2.17%) BBC
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) iPad
3 1 (2.17%) Motion Graphics
3 1 (2.17%) Social Media
3 1 (2.17%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Web Development
2 13 (28.26%) Front End Development
3 11 (23.91%) E-Commerce
4 10 (21.74%) OOP
5 6 (13.04%) MVC
6 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.87%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (10.87%) SEO
7 3 (6.52%) DevOps
7 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.35%) Monetization
8 2 (4.35%) OO
8 2 (4.35%) Separation of Concerns
9 1 (2.17%) Email Marketing
9 1 (2.17%) OO PHP
9 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.17%) Project Management
9 1 (2.17%) Time Management
9 1 (2.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 41 (89.13%) PHP
2 37 (80.43%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.22%) Java
4 2 (4.35%) ES6
4 2 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) WooCommerce
2 5 (10.87%) Google
3 3 (6.52%) Adobe
3 3 (6.52%) Twitter
4 2 (4.35%) Zend
5 1 (2.17%) Capita
5 1 (2.17%) Xero