Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 211 213 235
Rank change year-on-year +2 +22 +44
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 101 121 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.05% 1.13% 0.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.42% 7.12% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 94 109 109
Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £21,850 £21,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £41,250
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 1,362 1,700 2,262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.15% 15.90% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,135 1,424 1,852
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £24,625
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £56,250
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 21 July 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 21 July 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 59 £30,000 +1.69% 14
North Yorkshire +29 23 £30,000 +8.11% 8
South Yorkshire +21 12 £24,500 -11.71% 4
East Yorkshire - 7 £50,000 - 1
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 73 (72.28%) JavaScript
2 69 (68.32%) PHP
2 69 (68.32%) CSS
3 65 (64.36%) HTML
4 42 (41.58%) Web Development
4 42 (41.58%) jQuery
5 39 (38.61%) HTML5
6 38 (37.62%) MySQL
7 32 (31.68%) CMS
8 27 (26.73%) Git (software)
8 27 (26.73%) CSS3
9 25 (24.75%) Front End Development
9 25 (24.75%) Drupal
10 19 (18.81%) Magento
10 19 (18.81%) Linux
11 17 (16.83%) LAMP
11 17 (16.83%) Marketing
11 17 (16.83%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (16.83%) AngularJS
11 17 (16.83%) React
12 16 (15.84%) MVC
13 15 (14.85%) SEO
14 14 (13.86%) OO
15 13 (12.87%) Subversion
15 13 (12.87%) Sass
16 12 (11.88%) Node.js
16 12 (11.88%) Laravel
16 12 (11.88%) Software Engineering
17 11 (10.89%) SDLC
18 10 (9.90%) User Experience

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 32 (31.68%) CMS
2 25 (24.75%) Drupal
3 8 (7.92%) ExpressionEngine
4 7 (6.93%) Joomla!
5 4 (3.96%) Apache Solr
5 4 (3.96%) Confluence
5 4 (3.96%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.98%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.99%) Apache
7 1 (0.99%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.99%) PrestaShop
7 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.99%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (6.93%) Chatbot
2 5 (4.95%) Photoshop
3 4 (3.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (2.97%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 19 (18.81%) Magento
2 3 (2.97%) Shopify
3 2 (1.98%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.99%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.99%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.99%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.95%) GitHub
3 4 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.96%) Office 365
3 4 (3.96%) Serverless
4 1 (0.99%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.95%) Firewall
1 5 (4.95%) HTTP
2 4 (3.96%) SSL
2 4 (3.96%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.98%) Broadband
4 1 (0.99%) DHCP
4 1 (0.99%) DNS
4 1 (0.99%) FTP
4 1 (0.99%) LAN
4 1 (0.99%) Skype
4 1 (0.99%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (37.62%) MySQL
2 6 (5.94%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.95%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.96%) Redis
5 2 (1.98%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.99%) Firebird
6 1 (0.99%) RethinkDB
6 1 (0.99%) Riak
Development Applications
1 27 (26.73%) Git (software)
2 13 (12.87%) Subversion
3 9 (8.91%) Grunt
4 5 (4.95%) gulp
5 4 (3.96%) JIRA
5 4 (3.96%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.99%) Babel
6 1 (0.99%) webpack
General
1 17 (16.83%) Marketing
2 5 (4.95%) Finance
3 4 (3.96%) Advertising
3 4 (3.96%) Games
3 4 (3.96%) Publishing
4 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 87 (86.14%) Developer
2 36 (35.64%) PHP Developer
3 30 (29.70%) Web Developer
4 20 (19.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 13 (12.87%) WordPress Developer
6 11 (10.89%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (7.92%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (6.93%) MySQL Developer
8 7 (6.93%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 7 (6.93%) PHP WordPress Developer
9 6 (5.94%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) PHP Web Developer
9 6 (5.94%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.95%) Analyst
10 5 (4.95%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.96%) Designer
11 4 (3.96%) Magento Developer
11 4 (3.96%) PHP Software Engineer
11 4 (3.96%) Web Designer
12 3 (2.97%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (68.32%) CSS
2 65 (64.36%) HTML
3 42 (41.58%) jQuery
4 39 (38.61%) HTML5
5 27 (26.73%) CSS3
6 17 (16.83%) AngularJS
6 17 (16.83%) LAMP
6 17 (16.83%) React
7 13 (12.87%) Sass
8 12 (11.88%) Laravel
8 12 (11.88%) Node.js
9 10 (9.90%) JSON
10 9 (8.91%) Symfony
10 9 (8.91%) Vue.js
11 7 (6.93%) REST
12 6 (5.94%) Spring
12 6 (5.94%) XML
13 5 (4.95%) RESTful
14 4 (3.96%) Lucene
14 4 (3.96%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) User Experience
2 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.93%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (5.94%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.94%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.97%) Social Media
5 2 (1.98%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.98%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.98%) Tandem
6 1 (0.99%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.99%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.81%) Linux
2 7 (6.93%) Debian
3 5 (4.95%) Android
3 5 (4.95%) Windows
4 4 (3.96%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.96%) CentOS
5 1 (0.99%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (41.58%) Web Development
2 25 (24.75%) Front End Development
3 17 (16.83%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (15.84%) MVC
5 15 (14.85%) SEO
6 14 (13.86%) OO
7 12 (11.88%) Software Engineering
8 11 (10.89%) SDLC
9 9 (8.91%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (8.91%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (7.92%) Data Protection
10 8 (7.92%) OOP
11 7 (6.93%) E-Commerce
12 6 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (5.94%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (5.94%) Microservices
12 6 (5.94%) Test Automation
13 5 (4.95%) Mobile Application Development
13 5 (4.95%) Open Source
13 5 (4.95%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 73 (72.28%) JavaScript
2 69 (68.32%) PHP
3 10 (9.90%) Java
4 7 (6.93%) Bash Shell
4 7 (6.93%) SQL
5 6 (5.94%) Java 8
5 6 (5.94%) Python
6 4 (3.96%) Groovy
6 4 (3.96%) Perl
6 4 (3.96%) Ruby
7 1 (0.99%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (2.97%) MCP
2 1 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.98%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.99%) GDPR
3 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (6.93%) Docker
2 4 (3.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (3.96%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.96%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (3.96%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.96%) Plesk
2 1 (0.99%) Ansible
2 1 (0.99%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (9.90%) Adobe
2 7 (6.93%) Zend
3 6 (5.94%) Facebook
3 6 (5.94%) WooCommerce
4 5 (4.95%) Google
5 4 (3.96%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.96%) Oracle
6 3 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.97%) Tableau
6 3 (2.97%) Twitter
7 2 (1.98%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.99%) Meraki
8 1 (0.99%) Okta
8 1 (0.99%) Progress
8 1 (0.99%) Sage
8 1 (0.99%) Spiceworks
8 1 (0.99%) VMware