Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 248 253
Rank change year-on-year +55 +5 +12
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 109 77 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.13% 0.71% 0.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.01% 4.52% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 96 63 99
Yorkshire median annual salary £30,500 £30,459 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.14% -10.42% +4.62%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £38,500 £42,500
England median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71% -

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 1,361 1,705 2,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.17% 15.75% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,180 1,471 1,798
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £48,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +2.22% +5.88%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +44 77 £32,500 +5.24% 26
North Yorkshire +26 15 £30,000 +25.00% 5
South Yorkshire +26 12 £30,000 -4.76% 1
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 88 (80.73%) PHP
2 76 (69.72%) CSS
3 75 (68.81%) HTML
4 69 (63.30%) JavaScript
5 39 (35.78%) MySQL
6 37 (33.94%) Web Development
6 37 (33.94%) CSS3
7 35 (32.11%) jQuery
8 30 (27.52%) Magento
9 28 (25.69%) Front End Development
10 27 (24.77%) HTML5
10 27 (24.77%) Marketing
11 24 (22.02%) Git (software)
11 24 (22.02%) OOP
12 23 (21.10%) E-Commerce
13 22 (20.18%) Java
14 21 (19.27%) WooCommerce
15 20 (18.35%) SEO
15 20 (18.35%) Advertising
15 20 (18.35%) CMS
16 16 (14.68%) LAMP
16 16 (14.68%) Digital Marketing
17 14 (12.84%) Drupal
17 14 (12.84%) Sass
17 14 (12.84%) LESS
17 14 (12.84%) Linux
18 13 (11.93%) AngularJS
18 13 (11.93%) Google
19 12 (11.01%) Grunt
19 12 (11.01%) 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 20 (18.35%) CMS
2 14 (12.84%) Drupal
3 10 (9.17%) Apache
4 5 (4.59%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.67%) Joomla!
5 4 (3.67%) PrestaShop
6 1 (0.92%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.92%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 30 (27.52%) Magento
2 4 (3.67%) OpenCart
2 4 (3.67%) osCommerce
3 3 (2.75%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.83%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.01%) DNS
2 10 (9.17%) Broadband
2 10 (9.17%) Internet
3 2 (1.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (35.78%) MySQL
2 10 (9.17%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.83%) phpMyAdmin
4 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (22.02%) Git (software)
2 12 (11.01%) Grunt
3 5 (4.59%) Subversion
4 4 (3.67%) gulp
General
1 27 (24.77%) Marketing
2 20 (18.35%) Advertising
3 8 (7.34%) Games
4 3 (2.75%) Finance
4 3 (2.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 84 (77.06%) Developer
2 42 (38.53%) PHP Developer
3 21 (19.27%) WordPress Developer
4 14 (12.84%) Magento Developer
5 13 (11.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 12 (11.01%) Administrator
6 12 (11.01%) Web Developer
7 10 (9.17%) Linux Administrator
7 10 (9.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 10 (9.17%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (6.42%) PHP WordPress Developer
9 6 (5.50%) PHP Web Developer
10 5 (4.59%) Digital Marketing Manager
10 5 (4.59%) Marketing Manager
11 4 (3.67%) PHP Magento Developer
12 3 (2.75%) Architect
12 3 (2.75%) E-Commerce Developer
12 3 (2.75%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
12 3 (2.75%) Full Stack Developer
13 2 (1.83%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (69.72%) CSS
2 75 (68.81%) HTML
3 37 (33.94%) CSS3
4 35 (32.11%) jQuery
5 27 (24.77%) HTML5
6 16 (14.68%) LAMP
7 14 (12.84%) LESS
7 14 (12.84%) Sass
8 13 (11.93%) AngularJS
9 12 (11.01%) React
10 10 (9.17%) LAPP Stack
10 10 (9.17%) Symfony
11 9 (8.26%) Laravel
12 8 (7.34%) PhoneGap
13 3 (2.75%) Redux
13 3 (2.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (1.83%) Ajax
14 2 (1.83%) CakePHP
14 2 (1.83%) CodeIgniter
14 2 (1.83%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.01%) User Experience
2 8 (7.34%) Social Media
3 2 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.83%) Blog
4 1 (0.92%) Animation
4 1 (0.92%) BBC
4 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.92%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.92%) iPad
4 1 (0.92%) iPhone
4 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.92%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (0.92%) New Media
4 1 (0.92%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.84%) Linux
2 10 (9.17%) Windows
3 1 (0.92%) Debian
3 1 (0.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.94%) Web Development
2 28 (25.69%) Front End Development
3 24 (22.02%) OOP
4 23 (21.10%) E-Commerce
5 20 (18.35%) SEO
6 16 (14.68%) Digital Marketing
7 12 (11.01%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (10.09%) Workflow
9 10 (9.17%) Line Management
9 10 (9.17%) MVC
10 8 (7.34%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (7.34%) Web Design
11 7 (6.42%) Analytics
12 6 (5.50%) DevOps
12 6 (5.50%) OO
12 6 (5.50%) Open Source
12 6 (5.50%) Pay per click
13 5 (4.59%) Campaign Management
13 5 (4.59%) People Management
13 5 (4.59%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 88 (80.73%) PHP
2 69 (63.30%) JavaScript
3 22 (20.18%) Java
4 3 (2.75%) SQL
5 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (1.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) cPanel
Vendors
1 21 (19.27%) WooCommerce
2 13 (11.93%) Google
3 6 (5.50%) Adobe
3 6 (5.50%) Twitter
4 3 (2.75%) Zend
5 2 (1.83%) Capita
5 2 (1.83%) Facebook
5 2 (1.83%) Hootsuite
6 1 (0.92%) Sony
6 1 (0.92%) Xero