Period
to 28 July 2017

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 6 months to 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 55 63
Rank change year-on-year -13 +8 -11
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 11 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.81% 2.50% 1.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.47% 20.78% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 6
Worcestershire median annual salary £24,500 £27,500 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.91% +15.79% +3.26%
10th Percentile £21,750 £22,500 £18,250
90th Percentile £37,500 £33,250 £28,063
West Midlands median annual salary £27,500 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -1.79% -6.67% -

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 76 77 69
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 12.52% 12.05% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 72 71 67
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,500 £27,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.09% -20.29% +21.05%
10th Percentile £22,775 £19,000 £21,150
90th Percentile £52,250 £46,250 £53,000
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year - -1.32% +1.33%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

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 6 months to 28 July 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 6 months to 28 July 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
Bromsgrove -1 3 £24,000 -12.73%
Redditch -2 3 £30,000 -14.29%
Worcester - 3 £24,000 -
Kidderminster - 3 £25,250 - 1
WordPress
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 8 (72.73%) PHP
4 5 (45.45%) Web Development
4 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
5 4 (36.36%) MySQL
6 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
6 3 (27.27%) SEO
6 3 (27.27%) CMS
7 2 (18.18%) jQuery
7 2 (18.18%) Time Management
7 2 (18.18%) Shopify
7 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) Magento
7 2 (18.18%) Adobe
7 2 (18.18%) Content Management
8 1 (9.09%) Case Management
8 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
8 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (9.09%) Acrobat
8 1 (9.09%) Intranet
8 1 (9.09%) Internet
8 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
8 1 (9.09%) MVC
8 1 (9.09%) LAMP
8 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (9.09%) Finance
8 1 (9.09%) Legal

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 3 (27.27%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Drupal
2 1 (9.09%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Acrobat
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Magento
1 2 (18.18%) Shopify
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) Skype
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Web Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (36.36%) PHP Developer
4 3 (27.27%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (18.18%) HTML Developer
5 2 (18.18%) PHP WordPress Developer
5 2 (18.18%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Designer
6 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (9.09%) IT Systems Administrator
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (9.09%) LAMP Developer
6 1 (9.09%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) Ember.js
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) LAMP
4 1 (9.09%) LESS
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js
4 1 (9.09%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Blog
1 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
1 5 (45.45%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 3 (27.27%) SEO
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Content Management
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Case Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago