Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 78 106
Rank change year-on-year -17 +28 -1
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 12 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.95% 0.28% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.89% 1.83% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 3
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £30,000 £25,250 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.81% -24.63% +21.82%
10th Percentile £22,925 £22,175 £27,050
90th Percentile £41,250 £30,525 £36,750
North East median annual salary £35,000 £25,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +40.00% -25.37% +9.84%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 135 109 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 10.72% 15.14% 20.68%
Number of salaries quoted 118 94 206
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £54,625 £60,000
North East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% +5.71%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing WordPress as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Tyne and Wear

WordPress
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Tyne and Wear

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for WordPress in Tyne and Wear

WordPress
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 19 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -21 10 £32,500 +28.71% 3
Sunderland - 2 £27,500 -
WordPress
North East

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 11 (91.67%) PHP
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
3 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (75.00%) jQuery
3 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (66.67%) Web Development
4 8 (66.67%) Java
4 8 (66.67%) Advertising
5 7 (58.33%) OOP
6 6 (50.00%) Blog
7 5 (41.67%) HTML5
7 5 (41.67%) CSS3
7 5 (41.67%) Twitter
7 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
7 5 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (33.33%) Transpiler
8 4 (33.33%) MySQL
8 4 (33.33%) LESS
8 4 (33.33%) JSON
9 3 (25.00%) Laravel
9 3 (25.00%) Linux
10 2 (16.67%) OO
10 2 (16.67%) Adobe
10 2 (16.67%) Facebook
10 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
10 2 (16.67%) OO PHP
10 2 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (16.67%) SEO

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Basecamp
1 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (66.67%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (16.67%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (8.33%) CMS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Content Marketing Executive
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing Executive
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) PHP WordPress Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
3 9 (75.00%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) CSS3
4 5 (41.67%) HTML5
4 5 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (33.33%) JSON
5 4 (33.33%) LESS
6 3 (25.00%) Laravel
7 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 1 (8.33%) LAMP
8 1 (8.33%) Node.js
8 1 (8.33%) React
8 1 (8.33%) Redux
8 1 (8.33%) Symfony
8 1 (8.33%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Blog
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Web Development
2 7 (58.33%) OOP
3 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (33.33%) Transpiler
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) OO PHP
5 2 (16.67%) SEO
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) B2B
6 1 (8.33%) B2C
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Content Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) Content Writing
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) ITSM
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) PHP
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Twitter
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe
2 2 (16.67%) Facebook
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com