The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 52 58 61
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 1 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.26% 0.97% 1.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.23% 4.21% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Median salary £21,500 £34,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.22% -2.14%  
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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 81 95 108
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 21.20% 23.00% 23.89%
Number of salaries quoted 77 82 82
Median salary £32,500 £35,250 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.80% -15.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,200 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

WordPress
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Newcastle upon Tyne

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) CMS
4 3 (37.50%) Laravel
5 2 (25.00%) Magento
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) SEO
5 2 (25.00%) Advertising
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) MVC
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) OOP
6 1 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) B2B
6 1 (12.50%) B2C
6 1 (12.50%) Apple
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Ajax
6 1 (12.50%) Google
6 1 (12.50%) Degree

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (37.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Magento
2 1 (12.50%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Basecamp
1 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
1 1 (12.50%) Google Tag Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) gulp
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (37.50%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP WordPress Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SEO Executive
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) Laravel
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
4 1 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) LESS
4 1 (12.50%) Sass
4 1 (12.50%) Sphinx
4 1 (12.50%) Symfony
4 1 (12.50%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) SEO
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) B2B
3 1 (12.50%) B2C
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Database Optimisation
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (12.50%) Online Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Apple
1 1 (12.50%) Google
1 1 (12.50%) Zend
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago