Period
to 9 December 2019

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 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 204 210 234
Rank change year-on-year +6 +24 +25
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 50 73 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.77% 0.92% 0.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.56% 5.73% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 49 50 70
Yorkshire median annual salary £30,500 £32,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.15% +10.17% -1.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,875 £22,500
90th Percentile £40,000 £47,500 £38,875
England median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +2.94%

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 900 1,274 1,465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.81% 16.06% 15.05%
Number of salaries quoted 766 1,020 1,269
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +8.97% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 9 December 2019.

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 9 December 2019. 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 +22 30 £32,500 -7.14% 14
South Yorkshire +18 16 £25,000 -2.91% 2
North Yorkshire -22 4 £24,000 -20.00% 3
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, 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 39 (78.00%) HTML
1 39 (78.00%) JavaScript
1 39 (78.00%) CSS
2 35 (70.00%) PHP
3 17 (34.00%) Web Development
4 15 (30.00%) MySQL
4 15 (30.00%) Magento
5 14 (28.00%) Laravel
5 14 (28.00%) CMS
6 13 (26.00%) AngularJS
6 13 (26.00%) Git (software)
6 13 (26.00%) jQuery
7 12 (24.00%) HTML5
7 12 (24.00%) MVC
8 11 (22.00%) SEO
8 11 (22.00%) E-Commerce
8 11 (22.00%) Sass
8 11 (22.00%) Marketing
9 10 (20.00%) React
9 10 (20.00%) Google
9 10 (20.00%) Adobe
9 10 (20.00%) Vue.js
10 9 (18.00%) Photoshop
10 9 (18.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
12 7 (14.00%) OOP
12 7 (14.00%) Zend
12 7 (14.00%) CSS3
12 7 (14.00%) Shopify
13 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing

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 (28.00%) CMS
2 5 (10.00%) Drupal
3 2 (4.00%) ColdFusion
4 1 (2.00%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.00%) Sketch
3 1 (2.00%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.00%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 15 (30.00%) Magento
2 7 (14.00%) Shopify
3 1 (2.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (26.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.00%) Subversion
3 3 (6.00%) gulp
4 2 (4.00%) JIRA
5 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.00%) Grunt
5 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.00%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.00%) webpack
General
1 11 (22.00%) Marketing
2 2 (4.00%) Back Office
2 2 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (90.00%) Developer
2 16 (32.00%) Web Developer
3 12 (24.00%) WordPress Developer
4 11 (22.00%) PHP Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Junior
5 9 (18.00%) Junior Developer
6 8 (16.00%) Junior Web Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (10.00%) SEO Executive
9 3 (6.00%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (6.00%) MySQL Developer
9 3 (6.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Digital Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (4.00%) HTML Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Marketing Web Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Systems Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (78.00%) CSS
1 39 (78.00%) HTML
2 14 (28.00%) Laravel
3 13 (26.00%) AngularJS
3 13 (26.00%) jQuery
4 12 (24.00%) HTML5
5 11 (22.00%) Sass
6 10 (20.00%) React
6 10 (20.00%) Vue.js
7 9 (18.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (14.00%) CSS3
9 4 (8.00%) Node.js
10 3 (6.00%) LESS
10 3 (6.00%) RESTful
10 3 (6.00%) Symfony
11 2 (4.00%) CakePHP
11 2 (4.00%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (4.00%) Web Services
12 1 (2.00%) SOAP
12 1 (2.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Algorithms
1 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.00%) Animation
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) NHS
3 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Web Development
2 12 (24.00%) MVC
3 11 (22.00%) E-Commerce
3 11 (22.00%) SEO
4 8 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (14.00%) OOP
6 6 (12.00%) Front End Development
6 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.00%) Analytics
7 5 (10.00%) Competitor Analysis
7 5 (10.00%) Content Management
7 5 (10.00%) Link Building
7 5 (10.00%) Migration
7 5 (10.00%) OO
8 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.00%) OO PHP
9 2 (4.00%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (4.00%) Innovative Thinking
9 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (78.00%) JavaScript
2 35 (70.00%) PHP
3 1 (2.00%) ES6
3 1 (2.00%) Java
3 1 (2.00%) PHP 5
3 1 (2.00%) Python
3 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) cPanel
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Adobe
1 10 (20.00%) Google
2 7 (14.00%) Zend
3 5 (10.00%) Screaming Frog
4 2 (4.00%) WooCommerce
5 1 (2.00%) PayPal