The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 215 261 261
Rank change year-on-year
+46 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 89 46 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.87% 0.44% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.22% 2.15% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 77 41 46
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
WordPress
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
2107 2142 2154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.64% 20.41% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1822 1841 1924
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WordPress
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the City of London region.

WordPress Salary Trend in the City of London

WordPress
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

WordPress Salary Histogram in the City of London

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing WordPress also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WordPress.

1 128 (92.75%) HTML
2 125 (90.58%) CSS
3 106 (76.81%) PHP
4 99 (71.74%) JavaScript
5 83 (60.14%) HTML5
6 74 (53.62%) jQuery
7 60 (43.48%) MySQL
8 51 (36.96%) CSS3
9 49 (35.51%) CMS
10 32 (23.19%) MVC
11 31 (22.46%) .NET
11 31 (22.46%) ASP.NET
11 31 (22.46%) Web Development
12 30 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (20.29%) Ajax
13 28 (20.29%) Marketing
14 26 (18.84%) SQL Server
15 25 (18.12%) C#
15 25 (18.12%) OO
15 25 (18.12%) Git (software)
15 25 (18.12%) Responsive Web Design
16 21 (15.22%) Adobe
16 21 (15.22%) Photoshop
16 21 (15.22%) Java
17 18 (13.04%) Linux
17 18 (13.04%) Drupal
17 18 (13.04%) Zend
18 17 (12.32%) CodeIgniter
19 16 (11.59%) Symfony
19 16 (11.59%) Apache

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing WordPress also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WordPress. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 49 (35.51%) CMS
2 18 (13.04%) Drupal
3 16 (11.59%) Apache
4 9 (6.52%) IIS
4 9 (6.52%) Joomla!
5 7 (5.07%) Umbraco
5 7 (5.07%) ExpressionEngine
6 6 (4.35%) Adobe CQ
7 5 (3.62%) nginx
7 5 (3.62%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.90%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (2.90%) Node.js
9 2 (1.45%) Kentico
9 2 (1.45%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.72%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.72%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.72%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.72%) phpBB
10 1 (0.72%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 21 (15.22%) Photoshop
2 6 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (3.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.72%) InDesign
4 1 (0.72%) MS Office
4 1 (0.72%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 13 (9.42%) Magento
2 6 (4.35%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.72%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.72%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.45%) Google Apps
1 2 (1.45%) Basecamp
2 1 (0.72%) MailChimp
2 1 (0.72%) CheetahMail
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.90%) HTTP
2 1 (0.72%) DNS
2 1 (0.72%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.72%) Internet
2 1 (0.72%) Extranet
2 1 (0.72%) Firewall
2 1 (0.72%) SSH
2 1 (0.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (43.48%) MySQL
2 26 (18.84%) SQL Server
3 12 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (5.80%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.45%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (18.12%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.14%) Subversion
3 10 (7.25%) Visual Studio
4 6 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.62%) Log4j
5 5 (3.62%) JUnit
5 5 (3.62%) Maven
5 5 (3.62%) JIRA
5 5 (3.62%) Selenium
5 5 (3.62%) TestNG
5 5 (3.62%) Bitbucket
5 5 (3.62%) Gradle
6 4 (2.90%) Xcode
7 3 (2.17%) Grunt
7 3 (2.17%) Bower
8 2 (1.45%) WebSpeed
9 1 (0.72%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.72%) GitLab
9 1 (0.72%) PHPUnit
General
1 28 (20.29%) Marketing
2 11 (7.97%) Advertising
3 7 (5.07%) Games
4 6 (4.35%) Finance
5 3 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.17%) Retail
6 2 (1.45%) Publishing
7 1 (0.72%) Banking
7 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.72%) Legal
7 1 (0.72%) German Language
Job Titles
1 119 (86.23%) Developer
2 40 (28.99%) Web Developer
3 38 (27.54%) PHP Developer
4 16 (11.59%) Front-End Developer
5 13 (9.42%) WordPress Developer
6 12 (8.70%) PHP Web Developer
7 11 (7.97%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.07%) Designer
9 6 (4.35%) Lead Developer
10 5 (3.62%) Java Developer
10 5 (3.62%) .NET Developer
10 5 (3.62%) C# Developer
10 5 (3.62%) Analyst
10 5 (3.62%) Head of Technology
10 5 (3.62%) SEO Analyst
10 5 (3.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.62%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (3.62%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (2.90%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 3 (2.17%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (92.75%) HTML
2 125 (90.58%) CSS
3 83 (60.14%) HTML5
4 74 (53.62%) jQuery
5 51 (36.96%) CSS3
6 31 (22.46%) ASP.NET
6 31 (22.46%) .NET
7 28 (20.29%) Ajax
8 17 (12.32%) CodeIgniter
9 16 (11.59%) Symfony
9 16 (11.59%) LAMP
10 15 (10.87%) XML
10 15 (10.87%) AngularJS
11 12 (8.70%) LESS
11 12 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
12 11 (7.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (7.25%) JSTL
13 10 (7.25%) JSP
14 9 (6.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (5.80%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.14%) Data Structures
1 14 (10.14%) Algorithms
2 11 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.52%) User Experience
4 8 (5.80%) Social Media
5 6 (4.35%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.62%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.62%) iPhone
7 4 (2.90%) E-Learning
8 3 (2.17%) Blog
8 3 (2.17%) Open Source
9 2 (1.45%) New Media
9 2 (1.45%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.72%) Life Science
10 1 (0.72%) W3C
10 1 (0.72%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.04%) Linux
2 15 (10.87%) Windows
3 11 (7.97%) Android
4 5 (3.62%) CentOS
4 5 (3.62%) Ubuntu
4 5 (3.62%) openSUSE
5 4 (2.90%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.19%) MVC
2 31 (22.46%) Web Development
3 30 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (18.12%) OO
4 25 (18.12%) Responsive Web Design
5 14 (10.14%) Software Architecture
5 14 (10.14%) E-Commerce
6 12 (8.70%) TDD
7 10 (7.25%) SEO
8 8 (5.80%) Analytics
9 7 (5.07%) OOP
10 6 (4.35%) Web Design
10 6 (4.35%) OO PHP
11 5 (3.62%) Social Media Marketing
11 5 (3.62%) Content Management
12 4 (2.90%) Rapid Prototyping
12 4 (2.90%) Waterfall
13 3 (2.17%) Online Marketing
13 3 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (2.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (76.81%) PHP
2 99 (71.74%) JavaScript
3 25 (18.12%) C#
4 21 (15.22%) Java
5 13 (9.42%) SQL
6 12 (8.70%) Ruby
7 5 (3.62%) PHP5
7 5 (3.62%) Perl
8 4 (2.90%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.72%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.72%) VBA
9 1 (0.72%) Python
9 1 (0.72%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (0.72%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.72%) VBScript
9 1 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.62%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.35%) Docker
2 2 (1.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (5.07%) Puppet
1 7 (5.07%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.62%) Salt
3 2 (1.45%) cPanel
3 2 (1.45%) Plesk
4 1 (0.72%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 21 (15.22%) Adobe
2 18 (13.04%) Zend
3 9 (6.52%) Google
4 8 (5.80%) Facebook
4 8 (5.80%) Twitter
5 7 (5.07%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.35%) Oracle
7 4 (2.90%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.45%) VMware
9 1 (0.72%) Actimize
9 1 (0.72%) Cisco
9 1 (0.72%) HP
9 1 (0.72%) Juniper
9 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.72%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.72%) F5
9 1 (0.72%) Marketo
9 1 (0.72%) ExactTarget
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Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 24 minutes ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £70000 per annum + pension and healthcare
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E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Profile 29 Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum (DOE) + benefits (see advert)
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £53000 - £59000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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City of London
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago