Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 83 93
Rank change year-on-year -13 +10 +2
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 12 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.25% 0.64% 1.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.74% 4.92% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 18
Leicestershire median annual salary £26,500 £24,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.42% -12.73% -33.33%
10th Percentile £23,325 £21,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £37,750 £27,875 £33,750
East Midlands median annual salary £26,500 £28,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.36% -20.00% +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 Leicestershire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 178 122 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 18.48% 13.09% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 93 97 174
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.11% -7.50%
10th Percentile £24,950 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,500 £52,500 £47,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,250 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +0.63% +5.26% -2.56%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Leicestershire

WordPress
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Leicestershire

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for WordPress in Leicestershire

WordPress
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -18 10 £26,500 +10.42% 3
WordPress
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 10 (83.33%) Marketing
1 10 (83.33%) Time Management
1 10 (83.33%) MailChimp
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) PHP
2 7 (58.33%) CSS
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Wireframes
4 5 (41.67%) Social Media
4 5 (41.67%) Twitter
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Adobe
4 5 (41.67%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (41.67%) MySQL
4 5 (41.67%) Photoshop
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (41.67%) Email Marketing
4 5 (41.67%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (41.67%) QA
4 5 (41.67%) Blog
5 2 (16.67%) Django
5 2 (16.67%) Content Management
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) Python
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) CMS
5 2 (16.67%) CSS3

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (41.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Firebug
General
1 10 (83.33%) Marketing
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Email Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Marketing Communications Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Marketing Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) CSS3
2 2 (16.67%) Django
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) Jinja
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) LESS
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
3 1 (8.33%) Sass
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Blog
1 5 (41.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Time Management
2 6 (50.00%) Wireframes
3 5 (41.67%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (41.67%) Email Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) Adaptive Web Design
4 2 (16.67%) Content Management
4 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (8.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) SEO
5 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
1 7 (58.33%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Adobe
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) Salesforce.com
1 5 (41.67%) Twitter