Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 101 92
Rank change year-on-year -9 -9 -17
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 12 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.84% 1.05% 2.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.53% 4.67% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 28
Southampton median annual salary £35,000 £33,750 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +1.50% +10.83%
10th Percentile £30,000 £18,500 £19,500
90th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Hampshire median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +2.94% +13.33%

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 Southampton with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 265 300 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 18.45% 22.42% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 236 270 239
Southampton median annual salary £38,500 £37,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.99% +0.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £56,250
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - -2.44% +9.33%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) Front End Development
3 10 (83.33%) Web Development
3 10 (83.33%) Magento
3 10 (83.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Laravel
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (8.33%) Phalcon
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
5 1 (8.33%) Symfony
5 1 (8.33%) DNS
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (8.33%) Yii
5 1 (8.33%) REST
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) SSH

WordPress
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) SSH
General
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (91.67%) PHP Developer
3 10 (83.33%) PHP Web Developer
3 10 (83.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) Laravel
3 1 (8.33%) Phalcon
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) Symfony
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Front End Development
2 10 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 10 (83.33%) Web Development
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (8.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) PHP