Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 78 82
Rank change year-on-year +24 +4 +21
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 19 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 2.91% 0.96% 0.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.26% 6.54% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 6
Leicester median annual salary £28,750 £22,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -35.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £26,250 £20,350 £24,750
90th Percentile £32,500 £34,050 £37,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £28,750 £22,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +27.78% -30.77% +2.36%

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 Leicester with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 155 107 165
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 23.74% 14.74% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 144 94 126
Leicester median annual salary £35,571 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.15% -6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,474 £23,375
90th Percentile £47,500 £53,750 £56,875
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +8.84%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Leicester

WordPress
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Leicester region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
2 14 (73.68%) jQuery
3 12 (63.16%) PHP
4 11 (57.89%) Web Development
5 10 (52.63%) Drupal
5 10 (52.63%) E-Commerce
5 10 (52.63%) Magento
6 9 (47.37%) Laravel
6 9 (47.37%) HTML5
6 9 (47.37%) Shopify
6 9 (47.37%) CMS
6 9 (47.37%) Symfony
6 9 (47.37%) Zend
7 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
7 8 (42.11%) Sass
7 8 (42.11%) gulp
7 8 (42.11%) Front End Development
8 6 (31.58%) SEO
8 6 (31.58%) MySQL
8 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
8 6 (31.58%) Open Source
9 4 (21.05%) OO
9 4 (21.05%) OO PHP
10 3 (15.79%) CSS3
10 3 (15.79%) Workflow
10 3 (15.79%) Time Management
11 2 (10.53%) Grunt
11 2 (10.53%) AngularJS

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 10 (52.63%) Drupal
2 9 (47.37%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Magento
2 9 (47.37%) Shopify
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
1 8 (42.11%) gulp
2 2 (10.53%) Grunt
General
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (73.68%) HTML Developer
2 14 (73.68%) JavaScript Developer
3 13 (68.42%) HTML CSS Developer
4 10 (52.63%) WordPress Developer
5 7 (36.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (36.84%) Web Developer
6 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
6 6 (31.58%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 6 (31.58%) Senior WordPress Developer
7 5 (26.32%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (21.05%) PHP Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Graduate
9 1 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Graduate Web Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Junior
9 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Junior Web Developer
9 1 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
9 1 (5.26%) PHP WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (73.68%) jQuery
3 9 (47.37%) HTML5
3 9 (47.37%) Laravel
3 9 (47.37%) Symfony
4 8 (42.11%) Sass
5 3 (15.79%) CSS3
6 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.26%) Node.js
7 1 (5.26%) React
7 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Web Development
2 10 (52.63%) E-Commerce
3 8 (42.11%) Front End Development
4 6 (31.58%) Open Source
4 6 (31.58%) SEO
5 4 (21.05%) OO
5 4 (21.05%) OO PHP
6 3 (15.79%) Time Management
6 3 (15.79%) Workflow
7 1 (5.26%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.26%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (63.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Zend
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe
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