Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 208 227
Rank change year-on-year +39 +19 +1
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 85 58 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.28% 0.79% 0.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.89% 5.02% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 82 47 79
West Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £31,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.84% -11.43% +16.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £21,850
90th Percentile £41,250 £40,400 £42,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £30,459 £34,000
% change year-on-year +6.70% -10.42% +4.62%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 956 1,156 1,698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.41% 15.80% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 842 1,007 1,330
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,300 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.23% +3.33%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in West Yorkshire

WordPress
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for WordPress in West Yorkshire

WordPress
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for WordPress in West Yorkshire

WordPress
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
Leeds +34 68 £32,500 +4.84% 19
Huddersfield +4 13 £30,000 -7.69% 5
Bradford +3 1 £26,500 +32.50%
Halifax - 1 £26,500 - 1
Otley - 1 £30,000 -
Pudsey - 1 £20,000 -
WordPress
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 73 (85.88%) CSS
2 72 (84.71%) PHP
3 68 (80.00%) HTML
4 65 (76.47%) JavaScript
5 37 (43.53%) CSS3
6 34 (40.00%) jQuery
7 33 (38.82%) Web Development
8 32 (37.65%) MySQL
9 29 (34.12%) Magento
10 25 (29.41%) HTML5
11 23 (27.06%) OOP
12 22 (25.88%) Java
12 22 (25.88%) Marketing
12 22 (25.88%) Front End Development
13 20 (23.53%) Git (software)
13 20 (23.53%) Advertising
14 17 (20.00%) E-Commerce
15 16 (18.82%) SEO
16 14 (16.47%) Drupal
16 14 (16.47%) MVC
16 14 (16.47%) CMS
16 14 (16.47%) WooCommerce
17 13 (15.29%) LESS
18 12 (14.12%) AngularJS
18 12 (14.12%) React
18 12 (14.12%) Digital Marketing
18 12 (14.12%) Symfony
19 10 (11.76%) Sass
20 9 (10.59%) Grunt
20 9 (10.59%) LAMP

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 14 (16.47%) CMS
1 14 (16.47%) Drupal
2 2 (2.35%) ExpressionEngine
2 2 (2.35%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.35%) Chatbot
3 1 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 29 (34.12%) Magento
2 3 (3.53%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) Firewall
1 1 (1.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (37.65%) MySQL
2 2 (2.35%) phpMyAdmin
3 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.59%) Grunt
3 4 (4.71%) Subversion
4 1 (1.18%) gulp
4 1 (1.18%) JIRA
General
1 22 (25.88%) Marketing
2 20 (23.53%) Advertising
3 8 (9.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 78 (91.76%) Developer
2 30 (35.29%) PHP Developer
3 18 (21.18%) WordPress Developer
4 14 (16.47%) Magento Developer
5 12 (14.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 11 (12.94%) Web Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Digital Marketing Manager
7 5 (5.88%) Marketing Manager
7 5 (5.88%) PHP WordPress Developer
8 3 (3.53%) E-Commerce Developer
8 3 (3.53%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (3.53%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (2.35%) Digital Developer
9 2 (2.35%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 1 (1.18%) Drupal Developer
10 1 (1.18%) HTML CSS Developer
10 1 (1.18%) Lead PHP Developer
10 1 (1.18%) Web Development Manager
10 1 (1.18%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (85.88%) CSS
2 68 (80.00%) HTML
3 37 (43.53%) CSS3
4 34 (40.00%) jQuery
5 25 (29.41%) HTML5
6 13 (15.29%) LESS
7 12 (14.12%) AngularJS
7 12 (14.12%) React
7 12 (14.12%) Symfony
8 10 (11.76%) Sass
9 9 (10.59%) LAMP
10 8 (9.41%) Laravel
10 8 (9.41%) PhoneGap
11 3 (3.53%) Redux
12 2 (2.35%) Backbone.js
12 2 (2.35%) CakePHP
12 2 (2.35%) CodeIgniter
12 2 (2.35%) Node.js
12 2 (2.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (2.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.06%) Social Media
2 5 (5.88%) User Experience
3 1 (1.18%) BBC
3 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.18%) iPad
3 1 (1.18%) Motion Graphics
3 1 (1.18%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (2.35%) Debian
3 1 (1.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (38.82%) Web Development
2 23 (27.06%) OOP
3 22 (25.88%) Front End Development
4 17 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 16 (18.82%) SEO
6 14 (16.47%) MVC
7 12 (14.12%) Digital Marketing
8 9 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (7.06%) Pay per click
10 5 (5.88%) Campaign Management
10 5 (5.88%) Marketing Strategy
10 5 (5.88%) People Management
11 4 (4.71%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (3.53%) Data Protection
12 3 (3.53%) DevOps
12 3 (3.53%) OO
12 3 (3.53%) Web Design
13 2 (2.35%) Mentoring
13 2 (2.35%) Scrum
13 2 (2.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 72 (84.71%) PHP
2 65 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 22 (25.88%) Java
4 3 (3.53%) SQL
5 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.18%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) cPanel
1 1 (1.18%) Plesk
Vendors
1 14 (16.47%) WooCommerce
2 8 (9.41%) Google
3 4 (4.71%) Adobe
4 3 (3.53%) Twitter
4 3 (3.53%) Zend
5 1 (1.18%) Capita
5 1 (1.18%) Facebook
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle
5 1 (1.18%) Sony
5 1 (1.18%) Xero