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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 130 161
Rank change year-on-year +14 +31  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 41 35 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.63% 1.21% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.93% 6.62% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 10
Median salary £30,000 £31,500 £24,625
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +27.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £25,000 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £30,700
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.43% -6.92%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 413 529 722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 16.44% 18.29% 21.95%
Number of salaries quoted 342 435 522
Median salary £42,500 £37,900 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.13% +1.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £26,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WordPress in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 54 (79.41%) JavaScript
1 54 (79.41%) HTML
1 54 (79.41%) CSS
2 48 (70.59%) PHP
3 39 (57.35%) jQuery
4 35 (51.47%) HTML5
5 31 (45.59%) Front End Development
6 26 (38.24%) CSS3
7 21 (30.88%) MySQL
8 20 (29.41%) Sass
9 19 (27.94%) Magento
9 19 (27.94%) Web Development
10 17 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (23.53%) Drupal
12 13 (19.12%) Git (software)
13 11 (16.18%) Marketing
13 11 (16.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (14.71%) User Experience
14 10 (14.71%) gulp
15 9 (13.24%) Responsive Web Design
15 9 (13.24%) Software Engineering
15 9 (13.24%) CMS
16 8 (11.76%) MVC
16 8 (11.76%) OO
16 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
17 7 (10.29%) Grunt
17 7 (10.29%) SQL
17 7 (10.29%) Laravel
17 7 (10.29%) Analytics
18 6 (8.82%) AngularJS

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 16 (23.53%) Drupal
2 9 (13.24%) CMS
3 3 (4.41%) Apache
4 2 (2.94%) EPiServer
4 2 (2.94%) Joomla!
4 2 (2.94%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.47%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 19 (27.94%) Magento
2 3 (4.41%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) CloudFront
2 1 (1.47%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.88%) MySQL
2 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.71%) gulp
3 7 (10.29%) Grunt
4 4 (5.88%) Subversion
5 1 (1.47%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.47%) JIRA
5 1 (1.47%) webpack
General
1 11 (16.18%) Marketing
2 3 (4.41%) Advertising
2 3 (4.41%) Retail
3 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 62 (91.18%) Developer
2 25 (36.76%) PHP Developer
3 19 (27.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 17 (25.00%) WordPress Developer
5 9 (13.24%) HTML CSS Developer
5 9 (13.24%) HTML Developer
5 9 (13.24%) Magento Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Junior
6 7 (10.29%) Junior Developer
7 6 (8.82%) Drupal Developer
7 6 (8.82%) Junior PHP Developer
7 6 (8.82%) Junior SQL Developer
7 6 (8.82%) SQL Developer
8 5 (7.35%) PHP WordPress Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Account Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Digital Account Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Digital Project Manager
9 3 (4.41%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (79.41%) CSS
1 54 (79.41%) HTML
2 39 (57.35%) jQuery
3 35 (51.47%) HTML5
4 26 (38.24%) CSS3
5 20 (29.41%) Sass
6 11 (16.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (10.29%) Laravel
8 6 (8.82%) AngularJS
8 6 (8.82%) Symfony
9 5 (7.35%) Backbone.js
9 5 (7.35%) Node.js
9 5 (7.35%) React
10 4 (5.88%) LESS
11 3 (4.41%) Ajax
12 2 (2.94%) JSON
12 2 (2.94%) PhoneGap
12 2 (2.94%) Vue.js
12 2 (2.94%) Web Services
12 2 (2.94%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) User Experience
2 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.94%) Tandem
5 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.47%) Animation
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.47%) Social Media
5 1 (1.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Linux
2 2 (2.94%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) Android
3 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.47%) Unix
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (45.59%) Front End Development
2 19 (27.94%) Web Development
3 17 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.24%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (13.24%) Software Engineering
5 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 8 (11.76%) MVC
5 8 (11.76%) OO
6 7 (10.29%) Analytics
7 6 (8.82%) Coaching
7 6 (8.82%) Mobile First
8 5 (7.35%) Content Management
8 5 (7.35%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (7.35%) OOP
8 5 (7.35%) Open Source
9 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.88%) Prototyping
9 4 (5.88%) SEO
9 4 (5.88%) Statistics
10 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 54 (79.41%) JavaScript
2 48 (70.59%) PHP
3 7 (10.29%) SQL
4 6 (8.82%) ES6
5 4 (5.88%) Java
6 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.94%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (2.94%) PHP 5
7 1 (1.47%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.47%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) QA
3 1 (1.47%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Docker
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (5.88%) Adobe
1 4 (5.88%) Twitter
2 3 (4.41%) Zend
3 1 (1.47%) Google
3 1 (1.47%) Marketo
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.47%) Optimizely
3 1 (1.47%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.47%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Explore Group
Salary: £25000 - £300000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + BENS
Posted: 6 days ago