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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 71 75
Rank change year-on-year +15 +4  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 8 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.52% 1.02% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.50% 6.86% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Median salary £22,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -21.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69%  

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 64 102 64
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 12.17% 14.93% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 54 95 56
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% +7.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,997 £21,700 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,150 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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

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 3 months to 26 June 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 5 - - 1
WordPress
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) PHP
2 11 (91.67%) MySQL
3 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (75.00%) E-Commerce
4 9 (75.00%) CMS
4 9 (75.00%) Marketing
4 9 (75.00%) Magento
5 8 (66.67%) Joomla!
5 8 (66.67%) Google Analytics
5 8 (66.67%) Online Marketing
5 8 (66.67%) Open Source
5 8 (66.67%) Analytics
5 8 (66.67%) OpenCart
5 8 (66.67%) Google
5 8 (66.67%) Web Design
5 8 (66.67%) SEO
6 7 (58.33%) Photoshop
6 7 (58.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 7 (58.33%) Compass CSS Framework
6 7 (58.33%) Sass
6 7 (58.33%) gulp
6 7 (58.33%) Mobile First
6 7 (58.33%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (25.00%) CSS3
7 3 (25.00%) Laravel
7 3 (25.00%) HTML5
7 3 (25.00%) Web Development
8 2 (16.67%) Ajax

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 (75.00%) CMS
2 8 (66.67%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (58.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Magento
2 8 (66.67%) OpenCart
3 1 (8.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) gulp
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (75.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (91.67%) PHP Developer
3 8 (66.67%) HTML CSS Developer
3 8 (66.67%) HTML Developer
4 6 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (25.00%) Digital Developer
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (16.67%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 2 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Senior MySQL Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Magento Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) Compass CSS Framework
2 7 (58.33%) Sass
3 3 (25.00%) CSS3
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) Laravel
4 2 (16.67%) Ajax
4 2 (16.67%) Apache Flex
4 2 (16.67%) LAMP
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) JSON
5 1 (8.33%) RESTful
5 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (66.67%) Analytics
2 8 (66.67%) Online Marketing
2 8 (66.67%) Open Source
2 8 (66.67%) SEO
2 8 (66.67%) Web Design
3 7 (58.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 7 (58.33%) Mobile First
4 3 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) User Stories
6 1 (8.33%) B2B
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) PHP
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Google
Lichfield, Staffordshire
ESA Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Recann
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stone, Staffordshire
Hideaway Time-lapse Systems
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum plus 20 days holiday & bank holidays
Posted: 13 days ago