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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 46 64
Rank change year-on-year +7 +18  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 17 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 4.50% 0.63% 0.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.54% 3.57% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 2
Median salary £29,000 £32,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.07% -7.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,750 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +0.76% -  

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 87 56 79
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 23.02% 17.50% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 76 48 70
Median salary £30,000 £43,835 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.56% +4.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 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 28 April 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 28 (100.00%) HTML
1 28 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
2 21 (75.00%) jQuery
3 17 (60.71%) Git (software)
3 17 (60.71%) HTML5
4 16 (57.14%) gulp
5 15 (53.57%) Front End Development
5 15 (53.57%) Sass
6 14 (50.00%) PHP
7 13 (46.43%) MySQL
8 12 (42.86%) E-Commerce
9 11 (39.29%) Web Development
9 11 (39.29%) Magento
10 10 (35.71%) Drupal
10 10 (35.71%) CMS
11 9 (32.14%) Symfony
11 9 (32.14%) Zend
11 9 (32.14%) Shopify
11 9 (32.14%) Laravel
12 7 (25.00%) SEO
13 6 (21.43%) OO
13 6 (21.43%) Open Source
13 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
13 6 (21.43%) OO PHP
14 4 (14.29%) CSS3
15 3 (10.71%) Grunt
15 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
15 3 (10.71%) Workflow
15 3 (10.71%) Time Management

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 (35.71%) CMS
1 10 (35.71%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Magento
2 9 (32.14%) Shopify
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (60.71%) Git (software)
2 16 (57.14%) gulp
3 3 (10.71%) Grunt
General
1 2 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (75.00%) HTML Developer
2 21 (75.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 20 (71.43%) HTML CSS Developer
4 19 (67.86%) WordPress Developer
5 13 (46.43%) Senior Developer
5 13 (46.43%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 13 (46.43%) Senior WordPress Developer
6 7 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (25.00%) Web Developer
7 5 (17.86%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (14.29%) PHP Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Graduate
9 1 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Graduate Web Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Junior
9 1 (3.57%) Junior Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Junior Web Developer
9 1 (3.57%) PHP Web Developer
9 1 (3.57%) PHP WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
1 28 (100.00%) HTML
2 21 (75.00%) jQuery
3 17 (60.71%) HTML5
4 15 (53.57%) Sass
5 9 (32.14%) Laravel
5 9 (32.14%) Symfony
6 4 (14.29%) CSS3
7 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
8 2 (7.14%) React
9 1 (3.57%) Node.js
9 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Front End Development
2 12 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 11 (39.29%) Web Development
4 7 (25.00%) SEO
5 6 (21.43%) OO
5 6 (21.43%) OO PHP
5 6 (21.43%) Open Source
6 3 (10.71%) Time Management
6 3 (10.71%) Workflow
7 2 (7.14%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.57%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Zend
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe
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