Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 73 71
Rank change year-on-year +15 -2 +2
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 5 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.87% 1.52% 1.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.46% 10.00% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 15
Leicester median annual salary £24,000 £27,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.73% -38.89% +38.46%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £28,050 £29,875 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £24,000 £27,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.73% -31.25% +23.08%

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 Leicester with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 67 120 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 11.69% 15.15% 28.34%
Number of salaries quoted 58 112 203
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £35,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.89% -10.63% -
10th Percentile £23,375 £22,266 £24,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £53,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -

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 16 January 2018, 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 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) CodeIgniter
2 4 (80.00%) Laravel
2 4 (80.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Magento
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Java

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CodeIgniter
1 4 (80.00%) Laravel
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java