Period
to 24 November 2017

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

WordPress
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 97 93
Rank change year-on-year +15 -4 +4
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 9 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.93% 0.77% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.29% 3.95% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 2
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £28,750 £26,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.58% -5.45% -1.79%
10th Percentile £21,775 £22,600 £24,750
90th Percentile £32,875 £29,250 £30,250
North East median annual salary £28,750 £26,750 £30,459
% change year-on-year +7.48% -12.18% +17.15%

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 170 228 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 17.62% 19.45% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 147 200 145
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £37,626 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.98% +7.50% -4.11%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £48,875 £53,237
North East median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £36,018
% change year-on-year -4.00% +4.11% -1.32%

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
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 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 7 £26,250 +0.96% 1
Sunderland - 1 £32,500 - 1
WordPress
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 6 (66.67%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) MySQL
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Advertising
4 3 (33.33%) CMS
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) CSS3
5 2 (22.22%) Laravel
5 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (22.22%) API Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Magento
5 2 (22.22%) nginx
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) Drupal
5 2 (22.22%) Apache
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 2 (22.22%) PHP 5
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) Unix
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) C#

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 3 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) Drupal
2 2 (22.22%) nginx
3 1 (11.11%) Joomla!
3 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (11.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) jMock
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Mockito
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Advertising
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Magento Developer
3 2 (22.22%) PHP Magento Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Web Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing Executive
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP WordPress Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Magento Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) CSS3
2 3 (33.33%) HTML5
2 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) Laravel
3 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) JSON
4 1 (11.11%) LESS
4 1 (11.11%) Sass
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) API Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Email Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing Automation
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) SEO
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) PHP 5
5 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Sitecore