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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 57 57 70
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 4 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.92% 2.25% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.89% 14.29% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 2
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -10.95%  
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 45 105 70
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 10.34% 15.74% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 38 90 62
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

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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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WordPress in Staffordshire

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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 3 months to 24 March 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
Stafford -3 4 £40,000 +18.51%
WordPress
West Midlands

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

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

1 13 (86.67%) PHP
2 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 12 (80.00%) CSS
3 9 (60.00%) Web Development
4 7 (46.67%) RESTful
5 6 (40.00%) CMS
6 5 (33.33%) ColdFusion
6 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
6 5 (33.33%) Laravel
7 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (26.67%) HTML5
7 4 (26.67%) MVC
7 4 (26.67%) MySQL
8 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (20.00%) Google
8 3 (20.00%) CSS3
8 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (20.00%) Marketing
9 2 (13.33%) Apache Flex
9 2 (13.33%) jQuery
9 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Magento
9 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
9 2 (13.33%) Multivariate Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
9 2 (13.33%) User Stories
9 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
9 2 (13.33%) User Experience

WordPress
Top Related 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 6 (40.00%) CMS
2 5 (33.33%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (13.33%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (26.67%) PHP Web Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Senior PHP Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (13.33%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 2 (13.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (13.33%) PHP Software Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior MySQL Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) Web Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Graduate PHP Developer
7 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) CSS
1 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) RESTful
3 5 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
3 5 (33.33%) Laravel
4 4 (26.67%) HTML5
5 3 (20.00%) CSS3
6 2 (13.33%) Apache Flex
6 2 (13.33%) jQuery
6 2 (13.33%) LAMP
7 1 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Web Development
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (26.67%) MVC
4 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Multivariate Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) User Stories
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) B2B
6 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
6 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) PHP
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Zend
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