Period
to 16 January 2021

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

WordPress
England > North East
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 74 98 103
Rank change year-on-year +24 +5 +14
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 7 4 11
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.76% 0.32% 0.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.37% 3.57% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 10
Median annual salary £30,000 £32,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -11.72% +26.09%
10th Percentile £20,300 £22,750 £26,875
90th Percentile £33,500 £41,625 £41,875
England median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +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 the North East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 95 112 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 10.37% 8.94% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 78 81 172
Median annual salary £45,000 £39,697 £38,563
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.36% +2.94% +10.18%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £63,523
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in the North East

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Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WordPress in the North East.

Salary trend for WordPress in the North East

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Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing WordPress in the North East over the 6 months to 16 January 2021.

Salary histogram for WordPress in the North East

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Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the North East region over the 6 months to 16 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +23 7 £30,000 -6.25% 3
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 North East region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 5 (71.43%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) CMS
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe
4 2 (28.57%) Pegasus
4 2 (28.57%) Pegasus Opera
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Advertising
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 1 (14.29%) Laravel
5 1 (14.29%) Docker
5 1 (14.29%) React
5 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (14.29%) WooCommerce
5 1 (14.29%) MySQL

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (57.14%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Pegasus Opera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) IT Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Laravel
2 1 (14.29%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe
1 2 (28.57%) Pegasus
2 1 (14.29%) WooCommerce