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

WordPress
UK / Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 86 103
Rank change year-on-year -1 +17  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 7 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.70% 1.16% 0.070%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.76% 6.49% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 1
Median salary £45,000 £27,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.63% +30.95%  
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 Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 147 231 191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 14.79% 17.92% 13.36%
Number of salaries quoted 127 203 171
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £44,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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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

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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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Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in Wales over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 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
South Wales +18 7 £45,000 +80.00%
WordPress
UK

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 Wales region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 8 (72.73%) HTML
1 8 (72.73%) PHP
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) CMS
3 5 (45.45%) Marketing
3 5 (45.45%) Sass
3 5 (45.45%) Content Marketing
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) HTML5
5 3 (27.27%) Social Media
5 3 (27.27%) LESS
5 3 (27.27%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) SEO
5 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
6 2 (18.18%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) CRM
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) SOAP
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) LAMP
6 2 (18.18%) Web Design
6 2 (18.18%) Programme Management

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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 5 (45.45%) CMS
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (9.09%) concrete5
3 1 (9.09%) Drupal
3 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (9.09%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) AdWords
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Bitbucket
2 1 (9.09%) Grunt
2 1 (9.09%) gulp
General
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Welsh Language
3 1 (9.09%) Games
3 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Development Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing Manager
2 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
2 2 (18.18%) PPC Manager
2 2 (18.18%) SEO Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Software Development Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Software Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (9.09%) Intranet Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior PHP Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) PHP Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) Sass
4 4 (36.36%) HTML5
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) LESS
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 2 (18.18%) CakePHP
6 2 (18.18%) JSON
6 2 (18.18%) LAMP
6 2 (18.18%) Middleware
6 2 (18.18%) REST
6 2 (18.18%) SOAP
6 2 (18.18%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) Yii
7 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Social Media
2 2 (18.18%) Fintech
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) CentOS
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Content Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) SEO
2 3 (27.27%) Web Development
3 2 (18.18%) Content Management
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
3 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Marketing Strategy
3 2 (18.18%) Pay per click
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (18.18%) SOA
3 2 (18.18%) Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) PHP
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Grafana
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Google
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) WSO2
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago