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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 188 224
Rank change year-on-year +38 +36  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 84 51 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.57% 0.90% 0.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.73% 4.62% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 76 40 32
Median salary £30,000 £31,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.51% +5.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £35,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69%  

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 863 1105 1334
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 16.13% 19.46% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 711 897 1050
Median salary £40,000 £37,800 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.82% +0.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +42 62 £29,750 -5.55% 11
South Yorkshire -10 4 £31,750 -18.58% 3
North Yorkshire +2 3 £30,000 +20.00% 3
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 105 (82.68%) CSS
2 104 (81.89%) HTML
3 90 (70.87%) JavaScript
3 90 (70.87%) PHP
4 71 (55.91%) HTML5
5 64 (50.39%) jQuery
6 58 (45.67%) MySQL
7 50 (39.37%) Magento
8 47 (37.01%) CSS3
9 46 (36.22%) Front End Development
10 45 (35.43%) Sass
11 38 (29.92%) Web Development
12 35 (27.56%) Git (software)
13 34 (26.77%) Marketing
14 28 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (21.26%) CMS
16 25 (19.69%) SEO
17 23 (18.11%) User Experience
17 23 (18.11%) Grunt
18 21 (16.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 21 (16.54%) Linux
19 20 (15.75%) Drupal
20 17 (13.39%) LESS
20 17 (13.39%) gulp
20 17 (13.39%) E-Commerce
20 17 (13.39%) MVC
21 16 (12.60%) LAMP
21 16 (12.60%) AngularJS
22 15 (11.81%) nginx
23 14 (11.02%) Responsive Web Design

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 27 (21.26%) CMS
2 20 (15.75%) Drupal
3 15 (11.81%) nginx
4 11 (8.66%) Apache
5 7 (5.51%) Umbraco
6 6 (4.72%) EPiServer
7 4 (3.15%) Joomla!
8 3 (2.36%) Kentico
8 3 (2.36%) Perch
9 2 (1.57%) IIS
9 2 (1.57%) Moodle
9 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (9.45%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.79%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 50 (39.37%) Magento
2 3 (2.36%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.45%) Cloudflare
2 6 (4.72%) CloudFront
3 4 (3.15%) Google Analytics
3 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.57%) AdWords
4 2 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.57%) G Suite
5 1 (0.79%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.36%) Broadband
1 3 (2.36%) DNS
1 3 (2.36%) Internet
2 2 (1.57%) SSH
3 1 (0.79%) Firewall
3 1 (0.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (45.67%) MySQL
2 4 (3.15%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.57%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.57%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 35 (27.56%) Git (software)
2 23 (18.11%) Grunt
3 17 (13.39%) gulp
4 12 (9.45%) Vagrant
5 9 (7.09%) Subversion
6 4 (3.15%) JIRA
7 2 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.57%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.79%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.79%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.79%) webpack
General
1 34 (26.77%) Marketing
2 5 (3.94%) Advertising
2 5 (3.94%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.36%) Retail
4 2 (1.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 108 (85.04%) Developer
2 34 (26.77%) PHP Developer
3 30 (23.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 29 (22.83%) WordPress Developer
5 23 (18.11%) HTML Developer
6 22 (17.32%) HTML CSS Developer
7 17 (13.39%) Magento Developer
8 11 (8.66%) Web Developer
9 9 (7.09%) Project Manager
10 8 (6.30%) Junior
10 8 (6.30%) SQL Developer
11 7 (5.51%) Digital Project Manager
11 7 (5.51%) Junior Developer
12 6 (4.72%) Development Manager
12 6 (4.72%) Drupal Developer
12 6 (4.72%) Junior PHP Developer
12 6 (4.72%) Junior SQL Developer
12 6 (4.72%) Web Development Manager
12 6 (4.72%) Web Manager
13 5 (3.94%) PHP WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (82.68%) CSS
2 104 (81.89%) HTML
3 71 (55.91%) HTML5
4 64 (50.39%) jQuery
5 47 (37.01%) CSS3
6 45 (35.43%) Sass
7 21 (16.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 17 (13.39%) LESS
9 16 (12.60%) AngularJS
9 16 (12.60%) LAMP
10 12 (9.45%) Compass CSS Framework
10 12 (9.45%) Memcached
11 11 (8.66%) Ajax
11 11 (8.66%) Laravel
12 9 (7.09%) Backbone.js
13 8 (6.30%) .NET
13 8 (6.30%) React
14 7 (5.51%) Node.js
14 7 (5.51%) XML
15 6 (4.72%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.11%) User Experience
2 8 (6.30%) Social Media
3 5 (3.94%) Digital Media
4 4 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.57%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.57%) Tandem
5 2 (1.57%) W3C
6 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.79%) Animation
6 1 (0.79%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.79%) iPad
6 1 (0.79%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.54%) Linux
2 5 (3.94%) Windows
3 2 (1.57%) Android
3 2 (1.57%) CentOS
3 2 (1.57%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (0.79%) Unix
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (36.22%) Front End Development
2 38 (29.92%) Web Development
3 28 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (19.69%) SEO
5 17 (13.39%) E-Commerce
5 17 (13.39%) MVC
6 14 (11.02%) Analytics
6 14 (11.02%) Responsive Web Design
6 14 (11.02%) Wireframes
7 13 (10.24%) Digital Marketing
7 13 (10.24%) Integrated Marketing
8 12 (9.45%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (9.45%) Software Engineering
9 11 (8.66%) Content Management
10 9 (7.09%) OO
10 9 (7.09%) OOP
11 8 (6.30%) Mentoring
11 8 (6.30%) Mobile First
11 8 (6.30%) Project Management
11 8 (6.30%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 90 (70.87%) JavaScript
1 90 (70.87%) PHP
2 11 (8.66%) SQL
3 10 (7.87%) ES6
4 8 (6.30%) Java
5 5 (3.94%) C#
6 4 (3.15%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.36%) PHP 5
8 2 (1.57%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (1.57%) VB
8 2 (1.57%) XPath
8 2 (1.57%) XQuery
9 1 (0.79%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (1.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.36%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (2.36%) QA
1 3 (2.36%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) Section 508
2 1 (0.79%) WAI
2 1 (0.79%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (3.15%) Docker
2 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.79%) Samba
2 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.79%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) cPanel
1 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (6.30%) Adobe
1 8 (6.30%) Google
2 7 (5.51%) Zend
3 4 (3.15%) Twitter
4 3 (2.36%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.36%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.79%) Apple
5 1 (0.79%) DoubleClick
5 1 (0.79%) Marketo
5 1 (0.79%) Optimizely
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle
5 1 (0.79%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Explore Group
Salary: £25000 - £300000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + remote working, pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Mirfield, West Yorkshire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Mirfield
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + BENS
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, Sheffield
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Adderley Featherstone
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 9 days ago
Skipton
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago