The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
UK / Wales
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 106 106
Rank change year-on-year +7 0  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.36% 0.072% 0.075%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.89% 0.47% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £30,000 £18,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% -10.00%  
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 Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 212 211 252
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 19.22% 15.09% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 181 186 225
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £24,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,800 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

WordPress
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Wales

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Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 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
South Wales +17 4 £30,000 +66.66%
WordPress
UK

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wales region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 9 (81.82%) HTML
1 9 (81.82%) PHP
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
3 6 (54.55%) Web Design
4 5 (45.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (45.45%) Android
4 5 (45.45%) iPhone
4 5 (45.45%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (45.45%) Internet
4 5 (45.45%) SEO
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) Photoshop
4 5 (45.45%) XHTML
4 5 (45.45%) Typography
4 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
5 3 (27.27%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) CMS
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) Content Marketing
6 2 (18.18%) User Experience
6 2 (18.18%) HTML5
6 2 (18.18%) Sass
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Content Management
6 2 (18.18%) Marketing
6 2 (18.18%) Publishing
6 2 (18.18%) Intranet
7 1 (9.09%) Project Management

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (27.27%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) concrete5
2 1 (9.09%) Joomla!
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (45.45%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
1 2 (18.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Designer
1 5 (45.45%) Graphic Designer
1 5 (45.45%) Web Designer
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Intranet Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
1 9 (81.82%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) XHTML
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
4 2 (18.18%) Sass
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) LESS
5 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) iPhone
1 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Fintech
3 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
1 6 (54.55%) Web Design
2 5 (45.45%) SEO
2 5 (45.45%) Typography
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Content Management
4 2 (18.18%) Content Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (9.09%) Search Engine Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) PHP
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) SQL