Period
to 17 October 2019

The median annual salary for a WordPress Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress Developer
England > North West
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 298 352 358
Rank change year-on-year +54 +6 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a WordPress Developer 20 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.20% 0.094% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.097% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 8
North West median annual salary £32,500 £27,900 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.49% +3.33% -10.74%
10th Percentile £21,875 £24,925 £17,875
90th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £34,000
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 9,692 11,376 12,363
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 96.73% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7,572 9,186 9,914
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,250 £68,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%

WordPress Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured WordPress Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for WordPress Developer in the North West

WordPress Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for WordPress Developer in the North West

WordPress Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for WordPress Developer in the North West

WordPress Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 October 2019. 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
Manchester +32 17 £31,250 +12.01%
Cheshire - 2 £35,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £32,500 - 1
WordPress Developer
England

WordPress Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, WordPress Developer job roles required the following IT 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 West region featuring WordPress Developer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) WordPress
2 13 (65.00%) HTML
2 13 (65.00%) CSS
3 12 (60.00%) PHP
4 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (40.00%) Marketing
6 7 (35.00%) Sass
6 7 (35.00%) MySQL
7 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (25.00%) Vagrant
8 5 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (25.00%) jQuery
9 4 (20.00%) OO PHP
9 4 (20.00%) Semantic HTML
9 4 (20.00%) HTML5
10 3 (15.00%) BREW
10 3 (15.00%) Games
10 3 (15.00%) git-flow
10 3 (15.00%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (15.00%) webpack
10 3 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (10.00%) LESS
11 2 (10.00%) CSS3
11 2 (10.00%) Web Development
11 2 (10.00%) SEO
11 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
11 2 (10.00%) e-Learning
11 2 (10.00%) CMS
12 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (5.00%) Ajax

WordPress Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 20 (100.00%) WordPress
2 2 (10.00%) CMS
3 1 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (5.00%) Google Tag Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (25.00%) Vagrant
3 3 (15.00%) git-flow
3 3 (15.00%) webpack
General
1 8 (40.00%) Marketing
2 3 (15.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) CSS
1 13 (65.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) Sass
3 5 (25.00%) jQuery
4 4 (20.00%) HTML5
4 4 (20.00%) Semantic HTML
5 3 (15.00%) BREW
6 2 (10.00%) CSS3
6 2 (10.00%) LESS
7 1 (5.00%) .NET
7 1 (5.00%) Ajax
7 1 (5.00%) Laravel
7 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.00%) Vue.js
7 1 (5.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (15.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (10.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) OO PHP
2 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (10.00%) SEO
2 2 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (5.00%) A/B Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Analytics
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (5.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Online Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) OO
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) PHP
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Google
1 1 (5.00%) Sitecore