Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 89 63
Rank change year-on-year +31 -26 -
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 12 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.75% 0.59% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.84% 2.93% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 2
Liverpool median annual salary £30,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% +30.77% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,625 £24,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £48,750 £38,750
Merseyside median annual salary £30,000 £38,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year -22.58% +19.23% -7.14%

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 Liverpool with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 122 205 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 17.76% 20.08% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 92 123 114
Liverpool median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% +14.86% -12.94%
10th Percentile £25,000 £30,000 £22,237
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,000 £50,000
Merseyside median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +8.11% -3.90%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Liverpool

WordPress
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Liverpool

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in Liverpool over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for WordPress in Liverpool

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 Liverpool region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (75.00%) HTML5
4 8 (66.67%) Web Development
5 6 (50.00%) SEO
5 6 (50.00%) Social Media
6 5 (41.67%) jQuery
7 3 (25.00%) Retail
7 3 (25.00%) Photoshop
7 3 (25.00%) Marketing
7 3 (25.00%) Node.js
7 3 (25.00%) CSS3
7 3 (25.00%) Laravel
7 3 (25.00%) Sass
7 3 (25.00%) MailChimp
7 3 (25.00%) Grunt
7 3 (25.00%) gulp
7 3 (25.00%) Drupal
7 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
7 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (25.00%) XML
7 3 (25.00%) Workflow
7 3 (25.00%) Law
7 3 (25.00%) Legal
7 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (25.00%) Graphic Design
7 3 (25.00%) JSON
7 3 (25.00%) Life Science

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 3 (25.00%) Drupal
2 2 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Magento
1 2 (16.67%) OpenCart
1 2 (16.67%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Grunt
1 3 (25.00%) gulp
2 2 (16.67%) Bazaar
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (16.67%) PhantomJS
2 2 (16.67%) PHPUnit
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (25.00%) Law
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (25.00%) Marketing
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 6 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (16.67%) Magento Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Magento Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) HTML5
3 5 (41.67%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) CSS3
4 3 (25.00%) JSON
4 3 (25.00%) Laravel
4 3 (25.00%) Node.js
4 3 (25.00%) Sass
4 3 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) CakePHP
5 2 (16.67%) MooTools
5 2 (16.67%) Symfony
6 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (8.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Social Media
2 3 (25.00%) Blog
2 3 (25.00%) Graphic Design
2 3 (25.00%) Life Science
3 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Web Development
2 6 (50.00%) SEO
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) OO PHP
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Zend
2 1 (8.33%) Capita