The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 62 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.35% 0.17% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.74% 1.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £50,000 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -  
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 Watford with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 115 83 180
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 20.14% 14.12% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 98 54 128
Median salary £50,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.35% -1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

WordPress
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Watford region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SEO
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (33.33%) Intranet
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (33.33%) Confluence
3 2 (33.33%) Haml
3 2 (33.33%) Capistrano
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Sass
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Development

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 2 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Intranet Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SEO Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Haml
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (33.33%) Sass
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) BDD
1 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) SEO
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
1 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Capistrano
1 2 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google