The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 66 77
Rank change year-on-year -6 +11  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 4 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.57% 0.77% 1.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.40% 3.62% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 8
Median salary £31,750 £36,250 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.41% +16.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £25,250 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,250 £35,000
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 91 138 172
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 12.93% 21.23% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 76 110 145
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

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Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for WordPress in South Yorkshire

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Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Sheffield -5 2 £27,750 -23.44%
WordPress
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
4 3 (50.00%) User Experience
4 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (50.00%) Adobe
4 3 (50.00%) LAMP
4 3 (50.00%) HTML5
5 2 (33.33%) Social Media
5 2 (33.33%) Kentico
5 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 2 (33.33%) Moodle
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (33.33%) Web Design
5 2 (33.33%) Google
5 2 (33.33%) Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
5 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) SEO
5 2 (33.33%) CMS
5 2 (33.33%) PHP
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) .NET

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Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) Kentico
1 2 (33.33%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) LAMP
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (16.67%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) SEO
3 2 (33.33%) Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) Rackspace