The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 63 81 69
Rank change year-on-year +18 -12  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 11 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.77% 0.38% 1.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.75% 1.74% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 18
Median salary £35,000 £39,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.39% +43.63%  
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 Southampton with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 142 172 149
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 22.79% 21.53% 15.80%
Number of salaries quoted 138 162 128
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £30,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £82,500 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

WordPress
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Southampton

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 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 Southampton region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 10 (71.43%) HTML
1 10 (71.43%) PHP
1 10 (71.43%) CSS
1 10 (71.43%) Project Management
1 10 (71.43%) Web Development
2 8 (57.14%) CMS
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) jQuery
4 6 (42.86%) Laravel
4 6 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (42.86%) Sass
4 6 (42.86%) LESS
4 6 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (42.86%) MVC
4 6 (42.86%) Degree
4 6 (42.86%) Symfony
4 6 (42.86%) Zend
4 6 (42.86%) Drupal
5 5 (35.71%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) Unix
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) IIS
6 4 (28.57%) MS Office
6 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 4 (28.57%) VoIP
6 4 (28.57%) Adobe
6 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (28.57%) 3G
6 4 (28.57%) Content Management

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 8 (57.14%) CMS
2 6 (42.86%) Drupal
3 4 (28.57%) IIS
3 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 4 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (21.43%) Apache
4 3 (21.43%) Joomla!
5 2 (14.29%) JBoss
6 1 (7.14%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) 3G
1 4 (28.57%) 4G
1 4 (28.57%) VoIP
1 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (14.29%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Web Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Business Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Developer
4 2 (14.29%) VB Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Marketing Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) CSS
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) jQuery
3 6 (42.86%) Laravel
3 6 (42.86%) LESS
3 6 (42.86%) Sass
3 6 (42.86%) Symfony
3 6 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (7.14%) LAMP
5 1 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (7.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) iPhone
1 4 (28.57%) Replication
2 3 (21.43%) Social Media
3 2 (14.29%) Clustering
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Android
2 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 4 (28.57%) Mac OS
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Phone
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Project Management
1 10 (71.43%) Web Development
2 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 6 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (28.57%) Content Management
3 4 (28.57%) Information Management
4 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (21.43%) SEO
4 3 (21.43%) Social Media Management
4 3 (21.43%) Web Marketing
5 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) PHP
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) VB
4 2 (14.29%) VB6
5 1 (7.14%) PHP 5
5 1 (7.14%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Zend
2 4 (28.57%) Adobe
3 3 (21.43%) Facebook
3 3 (21.43%) Google
3 3 (21.43%) Twitter
4 2 (14.29%) Acronis
4 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (14.29%) VMware