The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 103 138 142
Rank change year-on-year +35 +4  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 8 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.64% 0.15% 0.085%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.42% 0.86% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 2
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% -31.25%  
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 Reading with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 234 350 369
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 18.80% 17.99% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 172 318 309
Median salary £44,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

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Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Reading

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 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 Reading region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (100.00%) PHP
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
1 19 (100.00%) OOP
1 19 (100.00%) Python
1 19 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 19 (100.00%) Drupal
1 19 (100.00%) jQuery
1 19 (100.00%) Data Protection

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 19 (100.00%) Drupal
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
1 19 (100.00%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 19 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (100.00%) PHP
1 19 (100.00%) Python
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