Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 210 226 259
Rank change year-on-year +16 +33 -13
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 70 82 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.89% 0.84% 0.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.57% 5.66% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 47 71 70
Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - -11.76%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £40,100
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

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 1,257 1,450 1,743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.02% 14.89% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,000 1,252 1,488
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +16 36 £35,000 +16.67% 15
North Yorkshire +5 22 £30,000 +3.45% 7
South Yorkshire -3 7 £29,000 +5.45% 6
East Yorkshire - 5 £26,500 - 3
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 54 (77.14%) JavaScript
2 51 (72.86%) HTML
3 48 (68.57%) CSS
4 47 (67.14%) PHP
5 35 (50.00%) MySQL
5 35 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 29 (41.43%) HTML5
7 27 (38.57%) Web Development
8 25 (35.71%) CSS3
9 24 (34.29%) jQuery
10 21 (30.00%) User Experience
11 20 (28.57%) Linux
12 18 (25.71%) Subversion
13 17 (24.29%) Marketing
13 17 (24.29%) Zend
13 17 (24.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (21.43%) E-Commerce
15 14 (20.00%) CMS
15 14 (20.00%) MVC
15 14 (20.00%) Google
16 13 (18.57%) OOP
16 13 (18.57%) Photoshop
16 13 (18.57%) React
16 13 (18.57%) Front End Development
17 12 (17.14%) Line Management
17 12 (17.14%) Analytics
17 12 (17.14%) Cloud Native
17 12 (17.14%) Broadband
17 12 (17.14%) Workflow
18 11 (15.71%) Magento

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 14 (20.00%) CMS
2 10 (14.29%) Apache
3 6 (8.57%) Drupal
4 4 (5.71%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.43%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (1.43%) IIS
5 1 (1.43%) Kentico
5 1 (1.43%) nginx
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (18.57%) Photoshop
2 4 (5.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (15.71%) Magento
2 4 (5.71%) Shopify
3 1 (1.43%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.71%) AdWords
1 11 (15.71%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.86%) Basecamp
2 2 (2.86%) DigitalOcean
2 2 (2.86%) GitHub
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.86%) npm
2 2 (2.86%) Yarn
3 1 (1.43%) G Suite
3 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.43%) Office 365
3 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.14%) Broadband
2 6 (8.57%) DNS
3 2 (2.86%) SMS
4 1 (1.43%) DHCP
4 1 (1.43%) Firewall
4 1 (1.43%) HTTP
4 1 (1.43%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.43%) LAN
4 1 (1.43%) SAN
4 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.43%) VLAN
4 1 (1.43%) WAN
4 1 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (50.00%) MySQL
2 5 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.71%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 18 (25.71%) Subversion
3 7 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.29%) gulp
5 2 (2.86%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.86%) GitLab
5 2 (2.86%) Grunt
5 2 (2.86%) webpack
General
1 17 (24.29%) Marketing
2 5 (7.14%) Games
3 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (78.57%) Developer
2 19 (27.14%) Web Developer
3 14 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 13 (18.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 12 (17.14%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.00%) Designer
6 7 (10.00%) UX Designer
6 7 (10.00%) Web Designer
7 6 (8.57%) WordPress Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Administrator
8 5 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Java Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Senior PHP Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (72.86%) HTML
2 48 (68.57%) CSS
3 29 (41.43%) HTML5
4 25 (35.71%) CSS3
5 24 (34.29%) jQuery
6 17 (24.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (18.57%) React
8 11 (15.71%) Vue.js
9 9 (12.86%) AngularJS
9 9 (12.86%) Node.js
9 9 (12.86%) Sass
10 8 (11.43%) LAMP
10 8 (11.43%) Laravel
11 7 (10.00%) LESS
11 7 (10.00%) Zend Framework
12 5 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
12 5 (7.14%) REST
12 5 (7.14%) Symfony
13 4 (5.71%) Spring
13 4 (5.71%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.00%) User Experience
2 12 (17.14%) Cloud Native
3 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.00%) Graphic Design
4 4 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.86%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.43%) CCTV
6 1 (1.43%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.43%) PlayStation
6 1 (1.43%) Tandem
6 1 (1.43%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.43%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (2.86%) Ubuntu
2 2 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) Android
3 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.43%) Unix
3 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.57%) Web Development
2 15 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 14 (20.00%) MVC
4 13 (18.57%) Front End Development
4 13 (18.57%) OOP
5 12 (17.14%) Analytics
5 12 (17.14%) Line Management
5 12 (17.14%) Workflow
6 10 (14.29%) SEO
6 10 (14.29%) Time Management
7 7 (10.00%) Mobile Development
7 7 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.71%) B2B
9 4 (5.71%) B2C
9 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
9 4 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (5.71%) Scrum
9 4 (5.71%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 54 (77.14%) JavaScript
2 47 (67.14%) PHP
3 11 (15.71%) PHP 5
4 6 (8.57%) SQL
5 5 (7.14%) Java
6 4 (5.71%) Java 8
7 2 (2.86%) ES6
8 1 (1.43%) C
8 1 (1.43%) C#
8 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.71%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (12.86%) Docker
2 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.43%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) cPanel
1 1 (1.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (24.29%) Zend
2 14 (20.00%) Google
3 8 (11.43%) Adobe
4 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.29%) WooCommerce
5 2 (2.86%) PayPal
5 2 (2.86%) Twitter
6 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.43%) Sun
6 1 (1.43%) VMware