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

WordPress
South West / Somerset
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 76 63
Rank change year-on-year +1 -13  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 4 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.58% 0.30% 1.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.36% 1.33% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 9
Median salary £42,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 119 150 142
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 17.25% 22.69% 22.83%
Number of salaries quoted 73 122 130
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,597 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

WordPress
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Somerset

WordPress
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -4 3 £42,500 +21.42%
Taunton - 1 £35,000 -
WordPress
South West

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

1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) Magento
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Laravel
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) Laravel
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Yeovil
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago