Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 100 103 129
Rank change year-on-year +3 +26 +16
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 16 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.02% 0.45% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.48% 2.12% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 6
South Wales median annual salary £30,000 £22,500 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -31.30% +31.00%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £23,875
90th Percentile £34,500 £27,250 £37,250
Wales median annual salary £30,000 £26,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year +13.21% -19.70% +25.71%

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 South Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 292 283 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 18.71% 20.99% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 266 262 333
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £23,297 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,625 £48,625 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% +1.33%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing WordPress as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in South Wales

WordPress
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for WordPress in South Wales

WordPress
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in South Wales over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for WordPress in South Wales

WordPress
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 15 January 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
Cardiff -1 13 £30,000 +33.33% 5
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £31,250 -
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 - -
WordPress
Wales

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 14 (87.50%) HTML
1 14 (87.50%) CSS
2 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 13 (81.25%) PHP
2 13 (81.25%) Web Development
3 12 (75.00%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (68.75%) HTML5
4 11 (68.75%) CSS3
4 11 (68.75%) XML
5 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (43.75%) jQuery
6 7 (43.75%) Vue.js
6 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
6 7 (43.75%) React
7 6 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (37.50%) TypeScript
7 6 (37.50%) Decision-Making
7 6 (37.50%) Front End Development
7 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
7 6 (37.50%) Sass
7 6 (37.50%) LESS
7 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 6 (37.50%) C#
7 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 6 (37.50%) .NET
7 6 (37.50%) MySQL
7 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 5 (31.25%) Subversion
8 5 (31.25%) SSL

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (31.25%) CMS
2 2 (12.50%) Confluence
3 1 (6.25%) Drupal
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
1 1 (6.25%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Google Drive
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) webpack
General
1 5 (31.25%) Advertising
2 3 (18.75%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Web Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.25%) Author
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Author
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) CSS
1 14 (87.50%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) CSS3
2 11 (68.75%) HTML5
2 11 (68.75%) XML
3 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
3 7 (43.75%) jQuery
3 7 (43.75%) React
3 7 (43.75%) Vue.js
4 6 (37.50%) .NET
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 6 (37.50%) LESS
4 6 (37.50%) Sass
4 6 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (31.25%) JSON
5 5 (31.25%) Mustache
5 5 (31.25%) Smarty
6 1 (6.25%) Ajax
6 1 (6.25%) Apache Flex
6 1 (6.25%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Web Development
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Decision-Making
3 6 (37.50%) Front End Development
4 5 (31.25%) High Availability
4 5 (31.25%) Migration
4 5 (31.25%) Mobile First
4 5 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (12.50%) Use Case
6 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) MVC
6 1 (6.25%) People Management
6 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
1 13 (81.25%) PHP
2 6 (37.50%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) TypeScript
3 1 (6.25%) Delphi
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Atlassian
2 2 (12.50%) Google
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) Sybase