Period
to 28 May 2020

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 28 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 181 250 185
Rank change year-on-year +69 -65 +33
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 28 52 122
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.61% 0.69% 1.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.04% 5.40% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 26 43 124
Median annual salary £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £46,250 £52,800 £46,750
England median annual salary £38,500 £35,062 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.81% +0.18% -

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 556 963 1,298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.18% 12.86% 13.44%
Number of salaries quoted 446 771 1,095
Median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,875 £57,500 £58,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Yorkshire

WordPress
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WordPress in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for WordPress in Yorkshire

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing WordPress in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 28 May 2020.

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 28 May 2020. 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 +42 26 £34,500 -10.97% 4
North Yorkshire +80 2 £42,500 +49.12%
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, 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 25 (89.29%) JavaScript
2 23 (82.14%) HTML
3 17 (60.71%) Front End Development
4 16 (57.14%) PHP
5 15 (53.57%) CSS
6 13 (46.43%) Magento
7 11 (39.29%) Vue.js
8 10 (35.71%) gulp
8 10 (35.71%) Sass
8 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
9 9 (32.14%) User Experience
9 9 (32.14%) Node.js
10 8 (28.57%) SAS
10 8 (28.57%) CMS
11 7 (25.00%) jQuery
11 7 (25.00%) webpack
11 7 (25.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
11 7 (25.00%) Grunt
11 7 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (21.43%) Laravel
12 6 (21.43%) HTML5
12 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
13 5 (17.86%) REST
13 5 (17.86%) Adobe
13 5 (17.86%) GraphQL
14 4 (14.29%) CSS3
14 4 (14.29%) React
15 3 (10.71%) RESTful
15 3 (10.71%) Adobe Illustrator
15 3 (10.71%) MVC

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 8 (28.57%) CMS
1 8 (28.57%) SAS
2 2 (7.14%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (10.71%) Photoshop
1 3 (10.71%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Magento
2 2 (7.14%) Shopify
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) gulp
2 7 (25.00%) Grunt
2 7 (25.00%) webpack
3 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 2 (7.14%) Games
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (60.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (7.14%) HTML Developer
4 2 (7.14%) OO PHP Developer
4 2 (7.14%) PHP Developer
4 2 (7.14%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.14%) UX Developer
4 2 (7.14%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Junior
5 1 (3.57%) Junior Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior WordPress Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) HTML
2 15 (53.57%) CSS
3 11 (39.29%) Vue.js
4 10 (35.71%) Sass
5 9 (32.14%) Node.js
6 7 (25.00%) jQuery
7 6 (21.43%) HTML5
7 6 (21.43%) Laravel
8 5 (17.86%) GraphQL
8 5 (17.86%) REST
9 4 (14.29%) CSS3
9 4 (14.29%) React
10 3 (10.71%) RESTful
11 2 (7.14%) Adobe AIR
11 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
11 2 (7.14%) GreenSock GSAP
11 2 (7.14%) OOCSS
12 1 (3.57%) LESS
12 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Android
2 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Front End Development
2 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 7 (25.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
3 7 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (10.71%) MVC
4 3 (10.71%) Server Management
5 2 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (7.14%) Creative Thinking
5 2 (7.14%) Cross-Browser Development
5 2 (7.14%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) OO PHP
5 2 (7.14%) Workflow
6 1 (3.57%) B2B
6 1 (3.57%) B2C
6 1 (3.57%) OOP
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.57%) Time Management
6 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) JavaScript
2 16 (57.14%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) ActionScript
3 2 (7.14%) ActionScript 3.0
3 2 (7.14%) ES6
4 1 (3.57%) PHP 5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) WCAG
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Adobe
2 1 (3.57%) WooCommerce