Period
to 19 October 2021

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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 225 127 242
Rank change year-on-year -98 +115 -29
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 40 29 47
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.60% 1.07% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.90% 9.97% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 38 27 46
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £23,000
25th Percentile £27,813 £32,500 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £37,000 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.41% +13.85% +8.33%
75th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £47,225 £46,000 £39,375
England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%

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 678 291 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 10.10% 10.77% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 535 253 759
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £24,675
25th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £30,178
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.30% +8.75% -5.88%
75th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 19 October 2021.

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 19 October 2021. 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 -73 31 £35,000 -6.67% 16
South Yorkshire -47 9 £32,500 -3.70% 1
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, 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 37 (92.50%) HTML
2 34 (85.00%) CSS
3 31 (77.50%) PHP
4 29 (72.50%) JavaScript
5 28 (70.00%) Web Development
6 27 (67.50%) MySQL
7 24 (60.00%) WooCommerce
8 17 (42.50%) jQuery
9 16 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (32.50%) Adobe
10 13 (32.50%) Google
11 12 (30.00%) Sass
12 11 (27.50%) CMS
13 10 (25.00%) HTML5
14 9 (22.50%) CSS3
14 9 (22.50%) SEO
15 8 (20.00%) Social Skills
16 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
16 7 (17.50%) Finance
17 6 (15.00%) Mobile First
17 6 (15.00%) Adobe XD
18 5 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
18 5 (12.50%) Clean Code
18 5 (12.50%) React
18 5 (12.50%) Social Media
18 5 (12.50%) LESS
18 5 (12.50%) Semantic HTML
18 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
18 5 (12.50%) Photoshop
18 5 (12.50%) Apple

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 11 (27.50%) CMS
2 3 (7.50%) Drupal
3 2 (5.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.50%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (2.50%) Mailman
4 1 (2.50%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Adobe XD
2 5 (12.50%) Photoshop
3 4 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (5.00%) Figma
5 1 (2.50%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Magento
2 3 (7.50%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) AWS
1 4 (10.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (7.50%) Google Ads
3 2 (5.00%) GCP
4 1 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) GitHub
4 1 (2.50%) Linode
4 1 (2.50%) Stripe
4 1 (2.50%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) Network Security
2 1 (2.50%) Skype
2 1 (2.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (67.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) Travis CI
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Composer
2 1 (2.50%) webpack
General
1 8 (20.00%) Social Skills
2 7 (17.50%) Finance
3 4 (10.00%) Advertising
3 4 (10.00%) Marketing
4 2 (5.00%) Automotive
4 2 (5.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 1 (2.50%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) WordPress Developer
3 9 (22.50%) PHP Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Digital Marketing Manager
5 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Marketing Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 2 (5.00%) AWS Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (5.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Administrator
7 1 (2.50%) Coordinator
7 1 (2.50%) Junior
7 1 (2.50%) Junior Web Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.50%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (92.50%) HTML
2 34 (85.00%) CSS
3 17 (42.50%) jQuery
4 16 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 12 (30.00%) Sass
6 10 (25.00%) HTML5
7 9 (22.50%) CSS3
8 5 (12.50%) LESS
8 5 (12.50%) React
8 5 (12.50%) Semantic HTML
9 4 (10.00%) Laravel
10 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
10 3 (7.50%) CodeIgniter
10 3 (7.50%) LAMP
10 3 (7.50%) Symfony
11 2 (5.00%) .NET
11 2 (5.00%) Vue.js
12 1 (2.50%) GreenSock GSAP
12 1 (2.50%) Ionic Framework
12 1 (2.50%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Social Media
2 3 (7.50%) User Experience
3 2 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.50%) Animation
4 1 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
1 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) Web Development
2 9 (22.50%) SEO
3 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
4 6 (15.00%) Mobile First
5 5 (12.50%) Clean Code
5 5 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (10.00%) Analytics
6 4 (10.00%) B2B
6 4 (10.00%) B2C
6 4 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.50%) Content Management
7 3 (7.50%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
7 3 (7.50%) Copywriting
7 3 (7.50%) Critical Thinking
7 3 (7.50%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (7.50%) Email Marketing
7 3 (7.50%) Marketing Strategy
7 3 (7.50%) MVC
7 3 (7.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) PHP
2 29 (72.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) GDPR
2 2 (5.00%) Accessibility
3 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
1 1 (2.50%) cPanel
1 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (60.00%) WooCommerce
2 13 (32.50%) Adobe
2 13 (32.50%) Google
3 5 (12.50%) Apple
4 1 (2.50%) PayPal