Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 95 94
Rank change year-on-year +23 -1 +16
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 24 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.99% 1.29% 1.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.58% 6.87% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 13
Staffordshire median annual salary £22,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.71% +16.67% -1.64%
10th Percentile £21,250 £27,125 £26,250
90th Percentile £26,000 £62,500 £39,000
West Midlands median annual salary £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year -5.17% +5.45% -15.38%

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 154 233 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 12.76% 18.84% 13.09%
Number of salaries quoted 124 201 139
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,750 £21,150
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.67% - -

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
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 24 November 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
Stoke-on-Trent +23 9 £22,500 -35.71%
Stafford -5 9 £22,500 -35.71%
WordPress
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 20 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 19 (79.17%) Marketing
2 19 (79.17%) Magento
3 15 (62.50%) HTML
3 15 (62.50%) PHP
3 15 (62.50%) CSS
4 11 (45.83%) MySQL
5 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 9 (37.50%) CMS
6 9 (37.50%) Electronics
6 9 (37.50%) SEO
6 9 (37.50%) Retail
7 8 (33.33%) Open Source
7 8 (33.33%) Web Design
7 8 (33.33%) OpenCart
8 7 (29.17%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 7 (29.17%) Compass CSS Framework
8 7 (29.17%) Sass
8 7 (29.17%) Analytics
8 7 (29.17%) gulp
8 7 (29.17%) Mobile First
8 7 (29.17%) Automotive
8 7 (29.17%) Photoshop
8 7 (29.17%) Online Marketing
8 7 (29.17%) Google Analytics
8 7 (29.17%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (29.17%) Google
8 7 (29.17%) Joomla!
9 4 (16.67%) MVC
9 4 (16.67%) Web Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (37.50%) CMS
2 7 (29.17%) Joomla!
3 2 (8.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (29.17%) Photoshop
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 19 (79.17%) Magento
2 8 (33.33%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) gulp
General
1 19 (79.17%) Marketing
2 9 (37.50%) Electronics
2 9 (37.50%) Retail
3 7 (29.17%) Automotive
4 2 (8.33%) Publishing
5 1 (4.17%) Advertising
5 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Junior
2 10 (41.67%) PHP Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Junior Project Manager
3 7 (29.17%) Project Manager
4 6 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (20.83%) HTML CSS Developer
5 5 (20.83%) HTML Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Digital Project Manager
6 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce Manager
6 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 4 (16.67%) Junior Digital Project Manager
7 3 (12.50%) Junior Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Digital Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Junior PHP Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Marketing Executive
8 2 (8.33%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Graduate Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (4.17%) Graduate PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) CSS
1 15 (62.50%) HTML
2 7 (29.17%) Compass CSS Framework
2 7 (29.17%) Sass
3 2 (8.33%) CakePHP
3 2 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (8.33%) HTML5
3 2 (8.33%) jQuery
3 2 (8.33%) Laravel
3 2 (8.33%) Symfony
3 2 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (4.17%) Ajax
4 1 (4.17%) JSON
4 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (8.33%) Social Media
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 9 (37.50%) SEO
3 8 (33.33%) Open Source
3 8 (33.33%) Web Design
4 7 (29.17%) Analytics
4 7 (29.17%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 7 (29.17%) Mobile First
4 7 (29.17%) Online Marketing
5 4 (16.67%) MVC
5 4 (16.67%) Web Development
6 3 (12.50%) OO
6 3 (12.50%) OO PHP
7 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.33%) Business Development
7 2 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (8.33%) Copywriting
7 2 (8.33%) Marketing Automation
7 2 (8.33%) SDLC
7 2 (8.33%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (8.33%) Telesales
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) PHP
2 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Google
2 3 (12.50%) Zend
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft