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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 235 280 265
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -15
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 61 44 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.64% 0.38% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.30% 1.79% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 44 38 50
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +5.00%
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
1848 2454 2249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.49% 20.92% 18.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1531 2095 2025
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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.

1 103 (82.40%) HTML
2 98 (78.40%) CSS
3 95 (76.00%) PHP
4 81 (64.80%) JavaScript
5 65 (52.00%) HTML5
6 46 (36.80%) jQuery
7 42 (33.60%) CSS3
8 41 (32.80%) Marketing
9 33 (26.40%) Adobe
10 32 (25.60%) E-Commerce
11 30 (24.00%) Java
12 29 (23.20%) Oracle
12 29 (23.20%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (21.60%) Google
13 27 (21.60%) CMS
13 27 (21.60%) Drupal
13 27 (21.60%) MySQL
14 26 (20.80%) Analytics
15 25 (20.00%) XML
15 25 (20.00%) Web Development
16 24 (19.20%) Google Analytics
16 24 (19.20%) Git (software)
17 21 (16.80%) Finance
17 21 (16.80%) SEO
18 20 (16.00%) Linux
18 20 (16.00%) Social Media
19 19 (15.20%) AngularJS
20 18 (14.40%) Jenkins
20 18 (14.40%) SQL
20 18 (14.40%) Joomla!

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 27 (21.60%) CMS
1 27 (21.60%) Drupal
2 18 (14.40%) Joomla!
3 15 (12.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 14 (11.20%) Node.js
4 14 (11.20%) WebSphere
4 14 (11.20%) Apache
5 10 (8.00%) WebLogic
5 10 (8.00%) WebLogic Portal
5 10 (8.00%) Liferay
5 10 (8.00%) Movable Type
6 8 (6.40%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.40%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.40%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.40%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.80%) nginx
8 1 (0.80%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.80%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.80%) IIS
8 1 (0.80%) JBoss
Applications
1 16 (12.80%) Photoshop
2 12 (9.60%) MS Office
3 11 (8.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (4.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (2.40%) Fireworks
5 3 (2.40%) InDesign
5 3 (2.40%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.80%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.80%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 14 (11.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (19.20%) Google Analytics
2 6 (4.80%) Basecamp
2 6 (4.80%) MailChimp
3 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.80%) SaaS
4 1 (0.80%) PaaS
4 1 (0.80%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.80%) Internet
2 6 (4.80%) Intranet
3 3 (2.40%) FTP
4 1 (0.80%) DNS
4 1 (0.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.60%) MySQL
2 14 (11.20%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.20%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.40%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.80%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.80%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.80%) Redis
5 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (19.20%) Git (software)
2 18 (14.40%) Jenkins
3 17 (13.60%) Subversion
4 8 (6.40%) Bitbucket
4 8 (6.40%) JIRA
5 7 (5.60%) Oracle APEX
5 7 (5.60%) Selenium
5 7 (5.60%) JUnit
5 7 (5.60%) Log4j
5 7 (5.60%) Gradle
5 7 (5.60%) Maven
5 7 (5.60%) TestNG
5 7 (5.60%) TeamCity
6 6 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.20%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (1.60%) Grunt
9 1 (0.80%) PhpStorm
9 1 (0.80%) Bower
9 1 (0.80%) gulp
9 1 (0.80%) NetBeans
General
1 41 (32.80%) Marketing
2 21 (16.80%) Finance
3 8 (6.40%) Retail
4 5 (4.00%) Publishing
5 3 (2.40%) Games
6 1 (0.80%) Automotive
6 1 (0.80%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 93 (74.40%) Developer
2 30 (24.00%) Web Developer
3 20 (16.00%) Front-End Developer
4 15 (12.00%) PHP Developer
5 13 (10.40%) Designer
6 12 (9.60%) Architect
7 11 (8.80%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (8.00%) Junior
8 10 (8.00%) Junior Developer
9 9 (7.20%) Senior Developer
9 9 (7.20%) WordPress Developer
10 8 (6.40%) Lead Developer
10 8 (6.40%) Java Developer
11 6 (4.80%) Account Manager
11 6 (4.80%) Full Stack Developer
11 6 (4.80%) Digital Account Manager
12 5 (4.00%) Lead PHP Developer
12 5 (4.00%) Web Designer
13 4 (3.20%) Software Developer
13 4 (3.20%) Mid-Level Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (82.40%) HTML
2 98 (78.40%) CSS
3 65 (52.00%) HTML5
4 46 (36.80%) jQuery
5 42 (33.60%) CSS3
6 25 (20.00%) XML
7 19 (15.20%) AngularJS
8 16 (12.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (11.20%) J2EE
9 14 (11.20%) Ajax
10 13 (10.40%) Apache Flex
11 10 (8.00%) XSL
11 10 (8.00%) WebCenter
12 9 (7.20%) Web Services
12 9 (7.20%) RESTful
13 8 (6.40%) JSON
13 8 (6.40%) Spring
13 8 (6.40%) JSP
13 8 (6.40%) Sass
14 7 (5.60%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.00%) Social Media
2 8 (6.40%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.60%) User Experience
4 6 (4.80%) Digital Media
5 5 (4.00%) Blog
6 4 (3.20%) Copywriting
7 3 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.40%) Kindle
8 2 (1.60%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.80%) iPad
9 1 (0.80%) W3C
9 1 (0.80%) Statistics
9 1 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.80%) iPhone
9 1 (0.80%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.00%) Linux
2 8 (6.40%) Ubuntu
2 8 (6.40%) Android
3 7 (5.60%) openSUSE
3 7 (5.60%) UNIX
3 7 (5.60%) Windows
4 6 (4.80%) AIX
4 6 (4.80%) Solaris
5 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.60%) E-Commerce
2 29 (23.20%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (20.80%) Analytics
4 25 (20.00%) Web Development
5 21 (16.80%) SEO
6 14 (11.20%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (10.40%) Digital Marketing
7 13 (10.40%) CRM
8 10 (8.00%) OO
8 10 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (7.20%) Project Management
9 9 (7.20%) Scrum
10 8 (6.40%) TDD
10 8 (6.40%) Content Management
10 8 (6.40%) SDLC
11 7 (5.60%) Online Marketing
11 7 (5.60%) Waterfall
11 7 (5.60%) Pay per click
11 7 (5.60%) B2B
12 6 (4.80%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 95 (76.00%) PHP
2 81 (64.80%) JavaScript
3 30 (24.00%) Java
4 18 (14.40%) SQL
5 16 (12.80%) Perl
6 13 (10.40%) C#
7 9 (7.20%) Python
8 7 (5.60%) Bash Shell
9 6 (4.80%) Apex Code
10 3 (2.40%) C
11 1 (0.80%) Ruby
11 1 (0.80%) PHP5
11 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.00%) QA
2 3 (2.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (5.60%) Docker
2 1 (0.80%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (6.40%) Puppet
1 8 (6.40%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (5.60%) Salt
3 4 (3.20%) cPanel
4 3 (2.40%) Plesk
5 2 (1.60%) Ansible
Vendors
1 33 (26.40%) Adobe
2 29 (23.20%) Oracle
3 27 (21.60%) Google
4 14 (11.20%) hybris
4 14 (11.20%) ATG
5 13 (10.40%) IBM
6 9 (7.20%) Microsoft
7 7 (5.60%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (3.20%) Omniture
8 4 (3.20%) Zend
8 4 (3.20%) Sitecore
8 4 (3.20%) Facebook
8 4 (3.20%) Twitter
9 3 (2.40%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.80%) Sysomos
10 1 (0.80%) Akamai
10 1 (0.80%) Maxymiser
10 1 (0.80%) OpenText
10 1 (0.80%) Red Hat
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bonobo
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
The Fix Creative
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
The Fix Creative
Posted: 23 days ago