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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
South West / Somerset
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 75 59
Rank change year-on-year -3 -16  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.16% 0.16% 1.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.88% 0.79% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Median salary £22,500 £35,000 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.71% +30.84%  
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 Somerset with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 114 127 134
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 17.98% 19.84% 26.59%
Number of salaries quoted 98 113 124
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

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 30 March 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
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £22,500 -
WordPress
South West

For the 6 months to 30 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 Somerset region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 20 (100.00%) PHP
1 20 (100.00%) jQuery
2 18 (90.00%) HTML
2 18 (90.00%) CSS
2 18 (90.00%) AngularJS
3 16 (80.00%) Node.js
4 13 (65.00%) Laravel
5 11 (55.00%) Mac OS X
5 11 (55.00%) LAMP
5 11 (55.00%) Git (software)
5 11 (55.00%) SOAP
5 11 (55.00%) XML
5 11 (55.00%) XSLT
5 11 (55.00%) Linux
5 11 (55.00%) OOP
5 11 (55.00%) Network Management
5 11 (55.00%) Sass
5 11 (55.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 8 (40.00%) MySQL
7 5 (25.00%) Front End Development
7 5 (25.00%) HTML5 Canvas
7 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
7 5 (25.00%) Backbone.js
8 3 (15.00%) Web Development
9 1 (5.00%) Electronics
9 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
9 1 (5.00%) Automotive
9 1 (5.00%) CMS
9 1 (5.00%) Apache

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) MySQL
2 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.00%) Automotive
1 1 (5.00%) Electronics
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (65.00%) PHP Developer
3 11 (55.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 11 (55.00%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (5.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
7 1 (5.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) jQuery
2 18 (90.00%) AngularJS
2 18 (90.00%) CSS
2 18 (90.00%) HTML
3 16 (80.00%) Node.js
4 13 (65.00%) Laravel
5 11 (55.00%) LAMP
5 11 (55.00%) Sass
5 11 (55.00%) SOAP
5 11 (55.00%) XML
5 11 (55.00%) XSLT
6 5 (25.00%) Backbone.js
6 5 (25.00%) HTML5 Canvas
7 1 (5.00%) CSS3
7 1 (5.00%) DOM
7 1 (5.00%) HTML5
7 1 (5.00%) PhoneGap
7 1 (5.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (5.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Arduino
1 1 (5.00%) Blog
1 1 (5.00%) iPad
1 1 (5.00%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
1 11 (55.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 11 (55.00%) Network Management
1 11 (55.00%) OOP
2 5 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (15.00%) Web Development
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Content Management
4 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (5.00%) User Stories
4 1 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 20 (100.00%) PHP
London, Fleet Street
Mediaforce
Salary: Circa £35,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 16 days ago