Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 129 143
Rank change year-on-year +18 +14 -11
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 11 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.70% 0.47% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.55% 2.82% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 3
South Wales median annual salary £30,000 £25,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +19.05% -13.40%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,250 £19,100
90th Percentile £54,080 £29,000 £23,500
Wales median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +30.95% -19.23%

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 South Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 310 390 383
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 19.68% 16.68% 15.68%
Number of salaries quoted 290 348 343
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +10.29% -2.86%
10th Percentile £22,975 £22,500 £24,550
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,250 £47,000
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

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 25 July 2017.

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 25 July 2017. 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 +22 10 £33,000 +32.00%
Caerphilly - 1 £22,000 -
WordPress
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 South Wales region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 8 (72.73%) HTML
1 8 (72.73%) PHP
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) Marketing
5 4 (36.36%) Web Development
5 4 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (36.36%) HTML5
5 4 (36.36%) jQuery
5 4 (36.36%) CMS
5 4 (36.36%) MySQL
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Sass
5 4 (36.36%) Content Marketing
6 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
6 3 (27.27%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) SEO
6 3 (27.27%) Social Media
7 2 (18.18%) Yii
7 2 (18.18%) REST
7 2 (18.18%) Open Source
7 2 (18.18%) Marketing Strategy
7 2 (18.18%) Magento
7 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
7 2 (18.18%) CentOS
7 2 (18.18%) CakePHP
7 2 (18.18%) Welsh Language
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) JSON
7 2 (18.18%) Programme Management

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 4 (36.36%) CMS
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (9.09%) concrete5
3 1 (9.09%) Drupal
3 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (9.09%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) AdWords
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Bitbucket
2 1 (9.09%) Grunt
2 1 (9.09%) gulp
General
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Welsh Language
3 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (18.18%) Development Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Marketing Manager
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PPC Manager
3 2 (18.18%) SEO Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Software Development Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Software Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP WordPress Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 4 (36.36%) Sass
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) CakePHP
5 2 (18.18%) JSON
5 2 (18.18%) LAMP
5 2 (18.18%) LESS
5 2 (18.18%) Middleware
5 2 (18.18%) REST
5 2 (18.18%) SOAP
5 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) Yii
6 1 (9.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Social Media
2 2 (18.18%) Fintech
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) CentOS
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Content Marketing
1 4 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (36.36%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
2 3 (27.27%) SEO
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
3 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Marketing Strategy
3 2 (18.18%) Open Source
3 2 (18.18%) Pay per click
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (18.18%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) PHP
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Grafana
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Google
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) WSO2
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter