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

WordPress
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 51 44
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 9 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 2.51% 0.54% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.36% 4.08% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Median salary £24,500 £21,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -27.58%  
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +3.07% -  

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 55 49 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 15.32% 13.35% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 52 43 32
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

WordPress
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Worcestershire

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

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

Salary histogram for WordPress in Worcestershire

WordPress
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Bromsgrove - 3 £24,000 -
Redditch - 3 £30,000 -
Kidderminster - 2 £23,500 -
Worcester - 2 £30,000 - 1
WordPress
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 19 (95.00%) HTML
1 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (90.00%) CSS
3 15 (75.00%) PHP
4 11 (55.00%) jQuery
5 9 (45.00%) SEO
5 9 (45.00%) MySQL
6 7 (35.00%) Adobe
6 7 (35.00%) CSS3
7 6 (30.00%) HTML5
7 6 (30.00%) LAMP
7 6 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (30.00%) Web Development
7 6 (30.00%) Photoshop
7 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
7 6 (30.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (30.00%) Front End Development
7 6 (30.00%) Wireframes
8 5 (25.00%) Shopify
9 4 (20.00%) Magento
9 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (15.00%) User Experience
10 3 (15.00%) .NET
11 2 (10.00%) B2C
11 2 (10.00%) CMS
11 2 (10.00%) Time Management
12 1 (5.00%) Ajax
12 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
12 1 (5.00%) Web Accessibility

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Drupal
2 1 (5.00%) Joomla!
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 6 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (30.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.00%) Acrobat
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Shopify
2 4 (20.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) Skype
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Grunt
1 1 (5.00%) gulp
General
1 1 (5.00%) Advertising
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Legal
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) PHP Developer
3 10 (50.00%) Web Developer
4 7 (35.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (30.00%) Designer
5 6 (30.00%) LAMP Developer
5 6 (30.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 6 (30.00%) Web Designer
6 5 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (20.00%) HTML Developer
7 4 (20.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
7 4 (20.00%) WordPress Developer
8 3 (15.00%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (5.00%) IT Administrator
9 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
9 1 (5.00%) Junior PHP Developer
9 1 (5.00%) Software Development Manager
9 1 (5.00%) Software Manager
9 1 (5.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) HTML
2 18 (90.00%) CSS
3 11 (55.00%) jQuery
4 7 (35.00%) CSS3
5 6 (30.00%) HTML5
5 6 (30.00%) LAMP
6 3 (15.00%) .NET
7 1 (5.00%) Ajax
7 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.00%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (5.00%) JSON
7 1 (5.00%) Node.js
7 1 (5.00%) REST
7 1 (5.00%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Blog
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) SEO
2 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (30.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (30.00%) Web Development
2 6 (30.00%) Wireframes
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) B2C
4 2 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (5.00%) Case Management
5 1 (5.00%) Content Management
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) Open Source
5 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.00%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (75.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) C#
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) cPanel
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) Facebook
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
Upton-upon-severn, Worcestershire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 12 days ago
Worcester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16500 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago