Period
to 24 November 2017

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

WordPress
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 135 150
Rank change year-on-year +11 +15 -13
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 13 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.63% 0.83% 0.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.60% 4.64% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 6
Wales median annual salary £30,750 £30,000 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,900 £21,875
90th Percentile £44,250 £48,750 £42,500
UK median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71% +2.94%

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 Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 361 474 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 17.38% 17.92% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 333 418 307
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +10.29% -2.86%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £53,750 £46,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing WordPress as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 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
South Wales +30 9 £26,250 +0.96%
North Wales -6 4 £35,000 -6.67%
WordPress
UK

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 Wales region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) PHP
2 10 (76.92%) CSS
2 10 (76.92%) HTML
3 9 (69.23%) MySQL
4 7 (53.85%) Marketing
4 7 (53.85%) jQuery
5 5 (38.46%) Magento
5 5 (38.46%) Ajax
5 5 (38.46%) SEO
6 4 (30.77%) OOP
6 4 (30.77%) Web Development
6 4 (30.77%) HTML5
6 4 (30.77%) CSS3
6 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
7 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (23.08%) Twitter
7 3 (23.08%) GitHub
7 3 (23.08%) Social Media
7 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
7 3 (23.08%) Web Usability
7 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (23.08%) Advertising
7 3 (23.08%) CMS
7 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
7 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 3 (23.08%) W3C
8 2 (15.38%) Project Management
8 2 (15.38%) Workflow
8 2 (15.38%) Finance

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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 3 (23.08%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) GitHub
2 2 (15.38%) AdWords
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) GitLab
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
General
1 7 (53.85%) Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Advertising
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (30.77%) Magento Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Marketing Manager
3 2 (15.38%) PPC Manager
3 2 (15.38%) SEO Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PHP WordPress Developer
4 1 (7.69%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) CSS
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) jQuery
3 5 (38.46%) Ajax
4 4 (30.77%) CSS3
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (15.38%) JSON
6 2 (15.38%) Mustache
6 2 (15.38%) XML
7 1 (7.69%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Social Media
1 3 (23.08%) W3C
2 2 (15.38%) Fintech
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) SEO
2 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
2 4 (30.77%) OOP
2 4 (30.77%) Web Development
3 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) Web Usability
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Content Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) Marketing Strategy
4 2 (15.38%) Pay per click
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Statistics
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) High Availability
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Twitter
2 2 (15.38%) Google