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

WordPress
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 54 54
Rank change year-on-year +5 0  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.50% 0.51% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.90% 2.35% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £25,000 £24,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% -38.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 Liverpool with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 69 85 108
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 17.08% 21.74% 24.77%
Number of salaries quoted 46 62 78
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 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

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Laravel
3 3 (60.00%) GitHub
3 3 (60.00%) Bitbucket
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (60.00%) Advertising
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Drupal
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Kanban
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
4 2 (40.00%) Symfony
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Magento
4 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) Microservices
4 2 (40.00%) Docker
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) API Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Payment Gateway

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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 (60.00%) Drupal
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Magento
2 1 (20.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) GitHub
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (60.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Junior
4 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
4 1 (20.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Laravel
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (40.00%) Symfony
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Kanban
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Microservices
4 2 (40.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) API Integration
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
5 1 (20.00%) OOD
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Facebook