Period
to 19 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 216 143 212
Rank change year-on-year -73 +69 +13
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 28 18 52
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.50% 0.69% 0.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.96% 6.52% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 47
10th Percentile £36,750 £24,625 £23,400
25th Percentile £37,500 £31,563 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £43,750 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.57% +16.67% +25.00%
75th Percentile £42,813 £48,500 £41,625
90th Percentile £46,250 £52,000 £45,000
North West median annual salary £39,484 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.26% +28.57% +7.69%

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 Manchester with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 565 276 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 10.14% 10.64% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 426 243 638
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,600 £27,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,750 £45,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.06% -3.41%
75th Percentile £62,188 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,475 £70,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Manchester

WordPress
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WordPress in Manchester.

Salary trend for WordPress in Manchester

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing WordPress in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Salary histogram for WordPress in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 16 (57.14%) PHP
2 14 (50.00%) Google
3 13 (46.43%) Microservices
4 12 (42.86%) GCP
4 12 (42.86%) Social Skills
5 11 (39.29%) Drupal
5 11 (39.29%) MySQL
5 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (35.71%) Web Development
7 9 (32.14%) Software Testing
7 9 (32.14%) Azure
7 9 (32.14%) Software Architecture
7 9 (32.14%) TDD
7 9 (32.14%) Law
7 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
7 9 (32.14%) C#
7 9 (32.14%) C++
7 9 (32.14%) VB
7 9 (32.14%) .NET
7 9 (32.14%) MS Visio
7 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
7 9 (32.14%) Event-Driven
7 9 (32.14%) User Experience
7 9 (32.14%) Case Management
7 9 (32.14%) Mobile Development
7 9 (32.14%) Full Stack Development
8 8 (28.57%) Google Workspace
8 8 (28.57%) Virtual Team
8 8 (28.57%) Wi-Fi

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 11 (39.29%) Drupal
2 6 (21.43%) CMS
3 4 (14.29%) Apache
3 4 (14.29%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) GCP
2 9 (32.14%) Azure
3 8 (28.57%) Google Workspace
4 4 (14.29%) AWS
4 4 (14.29%) Firebase
4 4 (14.29%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (7.14%) Google Analytics
6 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) MySQL
2 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) gulp
General
1 12 (42.86%) Social Skills
2 9 (32.14%) Law
3 7 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (7.14%) Advertising
4 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Full Stack Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Technical Writer
4 5 (17.86%) PHP Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Backend Developer
6 2 (7.14%) CMS Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Content Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Database Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Magento Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Marketing Executive
7 1 (3.57%) Marketing Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Product Owner
7 1 (3.57%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) Laravel
2 4 (14.29%) RESTful
3 3 (10.71%) jQuery
4 2 (7.14%) CSS
4 2 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (3.57%) CakePHP
5 1 (3.57%) LAMP
5 1 (3.57%) LESS
5 1 (3.57%) Sass
5 1 (3.57%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) User Experience
2 8 (28.57%) Virtual Team
3 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 3 (10.71%) Motion Graphics
5 2 (7.14%) Graphic Design
5 2 (7.14%) Industry 4.0
5 2 (7.14%) Photography
5 2 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (7.14%) Social Media
6 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Android
2 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Microservices
2 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) Web Development
4 9 (32.14%) Case Management
4 9 (32.14%) Event-Driven
4 9 (32.14%) Full Stack Development
4 9 (32.14%) Mobile Development
4 9 (32.14%) Software Architecture
4 9 (32.14%) Software Testing
4 9 (32.14%) TDD
5 4 (14.29%) Content Management
5 4 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Technology Roadmap
5 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Business Development
6 2 (7.14%) Copywriting
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (7.14%) Pay per click
6 2 (7.14%) SEO
6 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 16 (57.14%) PHP
2 9 (32.14%) C#
2 9 (32.14%) C++
2 9 (32.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) CTC Cleared
1 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Google
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) Rackspace
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe
4 1 (3.57%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.57%) WooCommerce