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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
England / Yorkshire
Rank 185 183 207
Rank change year-on-year -2 +24  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 45 67 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.84% 1.03% 0.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.29% 5.57% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 38 63 54
Median salary £28,750 £34,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.44% +23.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £35,000 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 851 1203 1456
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 15.92% 18.49% 19.38%
Number of salaries quoted 732 983 1157
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 3 months to 27 March 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
West Yorkshire +17 40 £30,000 -4.00% 15
North Yorkshire -1 3 £25,500 -25.00% 2
South Yorkshire +3 2 £26,500 +12.76%
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 78 (87.64%) HTML
2 77 (86.52%) CSS
3 72 (80.90%) PHP
4 61 (68.54%) JavaScript
5 48 (53.93%) HTML5
6 39 (43.82%) jQuery
7 38 (42.70%) Web Development
8 36 (40.45%) MySQL
9 34 (38.20%) CSS3
10 31 (34.83%) Front End Development
11 30 (33.71%) Sass
11 30 (33.71%) Magento
12 25 (28.09%) OOP
12 25 (28.09%) MVC
13 24 (26.97%) Linux
14 23 (25.84%) CMS
15 21 (23.60%) Git (software)
16 20 (22.47%) Open Source
16 20 (22.47%) Drupal
17 18 (20.22%) Photoshop
18 17 (19.10%) Laravel
18 17 (19.10%) User Experience
19 14 (15.73%) OO
19 14 (15.73%) E-Commerce
20 13 (14.61%) Apache
21 12 (13.48%) Adobe
21 12 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
21 12 (13.48%) Grunt
22 11 (12.36%) Marketing
23 10 (11.24%) Symfony

WordPress
Top Related 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 23 (25.84%) CMS
2 20 (22.47%) Drupal
3 13 (14.61%) Apache
4 8 (8.99%) Umbraco
5 7 (7.87%) Moodle
6 6 (6.74%) Joomla!
7 5 (5.62%) nginx
8 3 (3.37%) IIS
9 2 (2.25%) Kentico
9 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.12%) ColdFusion
10 1 (1.12%) EPiServer
Applications
1 18 (20.22%) Photoshop
2 9 (10.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (4.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.12%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 30 (33.71%) Magento
2 2 (2.25%) osCommerce
3 1 (1.12%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.87%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.37%) AdWords
3 2 (2.25%) GitHub
4 1 (1.12%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) Broadband
1 3 (3.37%) DNS
1 3 (3.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (40.45%) MySQL
2 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.12%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 21 (23.60%) Git (software)
2 12 (13.48%) Grunt
3 10 (11.24%) gulp
3 10 (11.24%) Subversion
4 3 (3.37%) Bitbucket
4 3 (3.37%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.25%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.12%) JIRA
6 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.12%) webpack
General
1 11 (12.36%) Marketing
2 8 (8.99%) Advertising
3 1 (1.12%) Finance
3 1 (1.12%) Games
3 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 83 (93.26%) Developer
2 39 (43.82%) PHP Developer
3 19 (21.35%) Web Developer
4 18 (20.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (8.99%) Magento Developer
5 8 (8.99%) WordPress Developer
6 7 (7.87%) PHP Web Developer
7 6 (6.74%) HTML CSS Developer
7 6 (6.74%) HTML Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (5.62%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Digital Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Lead Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Lead PHP Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Senior PHP Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Administrator
10 3 (3.37%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
10 3 (3.37%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (87.64%) HTML
2 77 (86.52%) CSS
3 48 (53.93%) HTML5
4 39 (43.82%) jQuery
5 34 (38.20%) CSS3
6 30 (33.71%) Sass
7 17 (19.10%) Laravel
8 10 (11.24%) AngularJS
8 10 (11.24%) Symfony
8 10 (11.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (8.99%) .NET
9 8 (8.99%) LAMP
10 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET
10 7 (7.87%) LESS
11 6 (6.74%) PhoneGap
11 6 (6.74%) Web Services
11 6 (6.74%) Zend Framework
12 5 (5.62%) Ajax
13 4 (4.49%) XHTML
13 4 (4.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.10%) User Experience
2 9 (10.11%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.62%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.62%) Social Media
4 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.37%) FMCG
4 3 (3.37%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.25%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.25%) Learning Management System
5 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.25%) NHS
5 2 (2.25%) Wiki
6 1 (1.12%) Animation
6 1 (1.12%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.12%) iPad
6 1 (1.12%) LIMS
6 1 (1.12%) Tandem
6 1 (1.12%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.97%) Linux
2 5 (5.62%) Windows
3 2 (2.25%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.12%) Android
4 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.12%) CentOS
4 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (42.70%) Web Development
2 31 (34.83%) Front End Development
3 25 (28.09%) MVC
3 25 (28.09%) OOP
4 20 (22.47%) Open Source
5 14 (15.73%) E-Commerce
5 14 (15.73%) OO
6 12 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (11.24%) Content Management
7 10 (11.24%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (8.99%) Analytics
9 7 (7.87%) Mobile First
9 7 (7.87%) Project Management
9 7 (7.87%) Scrum
9 7 (7.87%) SEO
10 6 (6.74%) OO PHP
11 5 (5.62%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 5 (5.62%) Data Protection
11 5 (5.62%) Software Engineering
11 5 (5.62%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 72 (80.90%) PHP
2 61 (68.54%) JavaScript
3 9 (10.11%) SQL
4 8 (8.99%) C#
5 7 (7.87%) Java
5 7 (7.87%) PHP 5
6 2 (2.25%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.25%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (2.25%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.12%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.12%) ES6
7 1 (1.12%) Python
7 1 (1.12%) Ruby
7 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) QA
2 3 (3.37%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.12%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Docker
2 1 (1.12%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (13.48%) Adobe
2 9 (10.11%) Zend
3 7 (7.87%) Google
4 1 (1.12%) DoubleClick
4 1 (1.12%) Marketo
4 1 (1.12%) Optimizely
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle
4 1 (1.12%) Rackspace
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Type Agency
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £16,000 to £25,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum Bonus, pension, relaxed working enviroment
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Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Pearson Frank
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bingley, West Yorkshire
networx
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Alfen
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + BENEFITS
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Leeds, Bradford Head Office
Morrisons
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
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Northallerton, North Yorkshire
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Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
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