Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 76 84
Rank change year-on-year -3 +8 +19
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 6 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.66% 1.19% 1.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.00% 9.91% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 20
Staffordshire median annual salary £23,250 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.88% +23.08% -10.96%
10th Percentile £19,750 £23,100 £18,750
90th Percentile £30,000 £44,000 £37,500
West Midlands median annual salary £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +3.64% -8.33% -11.76%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 120 111 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 13.29% 12.05% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 98 92 166
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% -2.99%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,025 £19,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -5.06% +2.60%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Staffordshire

WordPress
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Staffordshire

WordPress
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 26 May 2018. 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
Stafford +15 2 £25,000 -37.50% 1
WordPress
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) Laravel
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) Zend
3 2 (33.33%) Commercial Awareness
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) React
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Electronics
3 2 (33.33%) Automotive
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Magento
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) iPhone
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) LAMP
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (33.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Automotive
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Junior
3 2 (33.33%) Junior Digital Project Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Junior Project Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP WordPress Developer
4 1 (16.67%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) Laravel
3 2 (33.33%) React
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) LAMP
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Commercial Awareness
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Zend