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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
North West / Manchester
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 143 137
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 57 42 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.44% 1.21% 1.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.26% 7.49% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 55 42 43
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -2.98%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.61% -  

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 Manchester with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 690 561 673
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 17.47% 16.17% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 611 465 559
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

WordPress
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Manchester

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in Manchester over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for WordPress in Manchester

WordPress
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 2 £30,500 -
Sale - 1 £42,500 -
WordPress
North West

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Manchester region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 100 (82.64%) PHP
2 99 (81.82%) HTML
3 89 (73.55%) JavaScript
4 88 (72.73%) CSS
5 60 (49.59%) Git (software)
6 54 (44.63%) Web Development
7 53 (43.80%) HTML5
8 46 (38.02%) MySQL
9 45 (37.19%) jQuery
10 42 (34.71%) MVC
10 42 (34.71%) Magento
11 33 (27.27%) CSS3
11 33 (27.27%) Sass
12 31 (25.62%) Marketing
13 29 (23.97%) CMS
14 28 (23.14%) Laravel
15 26 (21.49%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (20.66%) Front End Development
17 23 (19.01%) OO
18 22 (18.18%) SEO
19 21 (17.36%) E-Commerce
19 21 (17.36%) Photoshop
19 21 (17.36%) AngularJS
20 19 (15.70%) Linux
21 18 (14.88%) OO PHP
22 16 (13.22%) Drupal
23 14 (11.57%) Subversion
23 14 (11.57%) Digital Marketing
23 14 (11.57%) Symfony
23 14 (11.57%) Zend

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 29 (23.97%) CMS
2 16 (13.22%) Drupal
3 8 (6.61%) Joomla!
4 3 (2.48%) Apache
5 2 (1.65%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.83%) IIS
6 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (17.36%) Photoshop
2 10 (8.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (5.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.65%) InDesign
5 1 (0.83%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 42 (34.71%) Magento
2 4 (3.31%) OpenCart
3 3 (2.48%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.83%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.44%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.96%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.48%) AdWords
3 3 (2.48%) Sage Pay
4 2 (1.65%) GitHub
5 1 (0.83%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (38.02%) MySQL
2 5 (4.13%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.65%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 60 (49.59%) Git (software)
2 14 (11.57%) Subversion
3 7 (5.79%) Grunt
4 6 (4.96%) Vagrant
5 5 (4.13%) gulp
6 2 (1.65%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.65%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.65%) PhpStorm
6 2 (1.65%) webpack
7 1 (0.83%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.83%) JIRA
7 1 (0.83%) PHPUnit
General
1 31 (25.62%) Marketing
2 11 (9.09%) Retail
3 6 (4.96%) Advertising
4 4 (3.31%) Games
5 2 (1.65%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.83%) Finance
6 1 (0.83%) Law
Job Titles
1 116 (95.87%) Developer
2 62 (51.24%) PHP Developer
3 38 (31.40%) Web Developer
4 27 (22.31%) Senior Developer
5 23 (19.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 15 (12.40%) Lead Developer
6 15 (12.40%) Senior PHP Developer
7 14 (11.57%) PHP Web Developer
8 13 (10.74%) Lead PHP Developer
9 12 (9.92%) HTML Developer
10 11 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
10 11 (9.09%) Junior
11 10 (8.26%) Junior Developer
12 9 (7.44%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 8 (6.61%) WordPress Developer
14 6 (4.96%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 5 (4.13%) Drupal Developer
15 5 (4.13%) JavaScript Developer
15 5 (4.13%) PHP Laravel Developer
16 4 (3.31%) PHP WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (81.82%) HTML
2 88 (72.73%) CSS
3 53 (43.80%) HTML5
4 45 (37.19%) jQuery
5 33 (27.27%) CSS3
5 33 (27.27%) Sass
6 28 (23.14%) Laravel
7 21 (17.36%) AngularJS
8 14 (11.57%) Symfony
9 13 (10.74%) Ajax
10 11 (9.09%) LAMP
10 11 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (9.09%) Web Services
11 10 (8.26%) LESS
12 9 (7.44%) React
12 9 (7.44%) REST
13 8 (6.61%) Node.js
14 7 (5.79%) Backbone.js
15 5 (4.13%) Doctrine
16 4 (3.31%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.74%) Mobile App
1 13 (10.74%) User Experience
2 11 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (4.96%) Social Media
4 4 (3.31%) iPad
5 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.65%) iPhone
5 2 (1.65%) Social Network
5 2 (1.65%) VLE
6 1 (0.83%) FMCG
6 1 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.83%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.70%) Linux
2 5 (4.13%) Windows
3 3 (2.48%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.65%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.83%) Android
5 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (44.63%) Web Development
2 42 (34.71%) MVC
3 26 (21.49%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (20.66%) Front End Development
5 23 (19.01%) OO
6 22 (18.18%) SEO
7 21 (17.36%) E-Commerce
8 18 (14.88%) OO PHP
9 14 (11.57%) Digital Marketing
10 11 (9.09%) OOP
11 9 (7.44%) DevOps
11 9 (7.44%) Open Source
12 8 (6.61%) Mentoring
12 8 (6.61%) Mobile First
13 7 (5.79%) Email Marketing
14 6 (4.96%) Analytics
14 6 (4.96%) Mobile Application Development
14 6 (4.96%) Scrum
15 5 (4.13%) Web Design
16 4 (3.31%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 100 (82.64%) PHP
2 89 (73.55%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.13%) PHP 5
4 2 (1.65%) Java
5 1 (0.83%) C#
5 1 (0.83%) Python
5 1 (0.83%) SQL
5 1 (0.83%) TypeScript
5 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.65%) Plesk
Vendors
1 14 (11.57%) Zend
2 13 (10.74%) Adobe
3 6 (4.96%) Google
4 1 (0.83%) Apple
4 1 (0.83%) Marketo
4 1 (0.83%) Optimizely
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £42000.00 per annum + 28 Days holiday + Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30k - 36k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Searchability
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30k - 36k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: 13 days ago
Bury
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago