Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 213 255
Rank change year-on-year 0 +42 +8
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 83 116 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.96% 1.16% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.13% 7.27% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 71 102 70
Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £43,750 £43,750
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,353 1,595 1,962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.57% 16.02% 17.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,100 1,336 1,621
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,725 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Yorkshire

WordPress
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Yorkshire

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for WordPress in Yorkshire

WordPress
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 September 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
West Yorkshire -14 38 £28,250 -5.83% 19
North Yorkshire +9 27 £30,000 - 3
South Yorkshire +6 10 £23,250 -16.96% 3
East Yorkshire - 8 £50,000 - 3
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 69 (83.13%) JavaScript
2 63 (75.90%) HTML
3 58 (69.88%) CSS
4 49 (59.04%) PHP
5 37 (44.58%) HTML5
6 36 (43.37%) jQuery
7 35 (42.17%) Git (software)
8 32 (38.55%) Web Development
9 30 (36.14%) MySQL
10 25 (30.12%) CSS3
11 23 (27.71%) Marketing
12 22 (26.51%) Front End Development
13 18 (21.69%) Magento
14 17 (20.48%) AngularJS
14 17 (20.48%) User Experience
14 17 (20.48%) Drupal
14 17 (20.48%) CMS
15 15 (18.07%) Adobe
15 15 (18.07%) Subversion
15 15 (18.07%) React
16 14 (16.87%) Sass
16 14 (16.87%) MVC
17 13 (15.66%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (15.66%) Software Engineering
18 12 (14.46%) Zend
19 11 (13.25%) SEO
19 11 (13.25%) Photoshop
19 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
20 10 (12.05%) SQL
20 10 (12.05%) Workflow

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 17 (20.48%) CMS
1 17 (20.48%) Drupal
2 6 (7.23%) Joomla!
3 4 (4.82%) Apache
4 3 (3.61%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.20%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (13.25%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (3.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 18 (21.69%) Magento
2 2 (2.41%) Shopify
3 1 (1.20%) OpenCart
3 1 (1.20%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (1.20%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.20%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.02%) Google Analytics
3 4 (4.82%) AdWords
4 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.61%) Serverless
5 2 (2.41%) Basecamp
5 2 (2.41%) Office 365
6 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.43%) Broadband
2 4 (4.82%) HTTP
3 2 (2.41%) SMS
3 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.20%) DHCP
4 1 (1.20%) DNS
4 1 (1.20%) Firewall
4 1 (1.20%) FTP
4 1 (1.20%) LAN
4 1 (1.20%) Skype
4 1 (1.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (36.14%) MySQL
2 7 (8.43%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.61%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.61%) Redis
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.20%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 35 (42.17%) Git (software)
2 15 (18.07%) Subversion
3 5 (6.02%) Grunt
4 4 (4.82%) gulp
4 4 (4.82%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.61%) Mercurial
General
1 23 (27.71%) Marketing
2 5 (6.02%) Games
3 4 (4.82%) Publishing
4 1 (1.20%) Finance
4 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (85.54%) Developer
2 25 (30.12%) PHP Developer
3 24 (28.92%) Web Developer
4 13 (15.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 12 (14.46%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (10.84%) Designer
6 9 (10.84%) Web Designer
6 9 (10.84%) WordPress Developer
7 7 (8.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) MySQL Developer
7 7 (8.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 7 (8.43%) Software Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) UX Designer
8 6 (7.23%) PHP Web Developer
8 6 (7.23%) PHP WordPress Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Java Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (75.90%) HTML
2 58 (69.88%) CSS
3 37 (44.58%) HTML5
4 36 (43.37%) jQuery
5 25 (30.12%) CSS3
6 17 (20.48%) AngularJS
7 15 (18.07%) React
8 14 (16.87%) Sass
9 9 (10.84%) Node.js
9 9 (10.84%) Vue.js
10 7 (8.43%) Spring
11 6 (7.23%) LAMP
11 6 (7.23%) REST
11 6 (7.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (6.02%) JSON
12 5 (6.02%) Laravel
12 5 (6.02%) RESTful
12 5 (6.02%) XML
13 4 (4.82%) LESS
13 4 (4.82%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.48%) User Experience
2 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.43%) Cloud Native
3 7 (8.43%) Graphic Design
4 6 (7.23%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.23%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.41%) e-Learning
6 2 (2.41%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.41%) Tandem
7 1 (1.20%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.20%) iPhone
7 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.20%) PlayStation
7 1 (1.20%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.20%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.84%) Linux
2 5 (6.02%) Android
2 5 (6.02%) Windows
3 4 (4.82%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.20%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.55%) Web Development
2 22 (26.51%) Front End Development
3 14 (16.87%) MVC
4 13 (15.66%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (15.66%) Software Engineering
5 11 (13.25%) SEO
6 10 (12.05%) Workflow
7 9 (10.84%) SDLC
8 8 (9.64%) E-Commerce
8 8 (9.64%) OOP
9 7 (8.43%) Line Management
9 7 (8.43%) Microservices
9 7 (8.43%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (8.43%) Test Automation
9 7 (8.43%) Time Management
10 6 (7.23%) Analytics
11 5 (6.02%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (6.02%) Mobile Application Development
12 4 (4.82%) Email Marketing
12 4 (4.82%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 69 (83.13%) JavaScript
2 49 (59.04%) PHP
3 10 (12.05%) SQL
4 8 (9.64%) Java
5 7 (8.43%) Java 8
6 5 (6.02%) Python
7 4 (4.82%) PHP 5
8 3 (3.61%) Groovy
8 3 (3.61%) Perl
8 3 (3.61%) Ruby
9 1 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (6.02%) Degree
2 4 (4.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.20%) GDPR
2 1 (1.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (8.43%) Docker
2 3 (3.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) cPanel
1 1 (1.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (18.07%) Adobe
2 12 (14.46%) Zend
3 9 (10.84%) Google
4 4 (4.82%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.82%) Twitter
5 1 (1.20%) Facebook
5 1 (1.20%) Meraki
5 1 (1.20%) Progress
5 1 (1.20%) Sage
5 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.20%) Spiceworks
5 1 (1.20%) Sun
5 1 (1.20%) Tableau
5 1 (1.20%) VMware
5 1 (1.20%) WooCommerce