Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > North East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 109 110
Rank change year-on-year +10 +1 -7
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 13 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.93% 0.66% 0.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.46% 3.47% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 12
North East median annual salary £28,750 £26,750 £30,459
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.48% -12.18% +17.15%
10th Percentile £22,050 £22,825 £25,100
90th Percentile £32,500 £32,663 £38,491
England median annual salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.48% -4.29% -

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 238 288 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 17.11% 18.87% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 215 254 213
North East median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £36,018
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.11% -1.32%
10th Percentile £23,600 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £59,500 £50,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in the North East

WordPress
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for WordPress in the North East

WordPress
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 22 November 2017. 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 +17 9 £28,750 +10.58% 3
Durham -8 4 £28,750 -20.97%
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 North East region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 10 (76.92%) PHP
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) CSS
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 6 (46.15%) MySQL
4 6 (46.15%) MVC
5 5 (38.46%) Advertising
5 5 (38.46%) Java
5 5 (38.46%) HTML5
6 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (30.77%) CSS3
6 4 (30.77%) Web Development
6 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
7 3 (23.08%) jQuery
7 3 (23.08%) Laravel
7 3 (23.08%) Marketing
7 3 (23.08%) Magento
7 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 3 (23.08%) CMS
8 2 (15.38%) .NET
8 2 (15.38%) nginx
8 2 (15.38%) Apache
8 2 (15.38%) PHP 5
8 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
8 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (15.38%) Drupal
8 2 (15.38%) API Integration
9 1 (7.69%) Marketing Automation
9 1 (7.69%) Wireframes
9 1 (7.69%) Prototyping

WordPress
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 3 (23.08%) CMS
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) Drupal
2 2 (15.38%) nginx
3 1 (7.69%) Joomla!
3 1 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) jMock
1 1 (7.69%) JUnit
1 1 (7.69%) Mockito
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (38.46%) Advertising
2 3 (23.08%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Publishing
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) PHP Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Magento Developer
3 3 (23.08%) PHP Magento Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Web Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Marketing Executive
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP WordPress Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Magento Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) CSS
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) HTML5
3 4 (30.77%) CSS3
3 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (23.08%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) Laravel
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) Ajax
6 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
6 1 (7.69%) J2EE
6 1 (7.69%) JSON
6 1 (7.69%) LESS
6 1 (7.69%) Node.js
6 1 (7.69%) Sass
6 1 (7.69%) Spring
6 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
6 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
2 4 (30.77%) Web Development
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) API Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Email Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Marketing Automation
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) OO PHP
5 1 (7.69%) Prototyping
5 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) SEO
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) PHP
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) PHP 5
5 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Sitecore
1 1 (7.69%) Zend