The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 262 292 324
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +32
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 73 36 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.30% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.74% 1.69% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 49 33 21
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £28,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £29,750
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +2.52%
Application Platforms Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
2660 2136 2520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.86% 17.90% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2281 1922 2336
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
WordPress
London

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 16 April 2014.

WordPress Salary Histogram in the City of London

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 (89.57%) HTML
2 97 (84.35%) CSS
3 86 (74.78%) PHP
4 79 (68.70%) JavaScript
5 68 (59.13%) jQuery
6 64 (55.65%) HTML5
7 46 (40.00%) MySQL
8 43 (37.39%) CSS3
9 36 (31.30%) Drupal
10 34 (29.57%) Adobe
11 33 (28.70%) CMS
12 32 (27.83%) Marketing
13 29 (25.22%) Degree
14 28 (24.35%) SQL
15 26 (22.61%) SEO
16 24 (20.87%) E-Commerce
17 22 (19.13%) Linux
17 22 (19.13%) Ajax
18 20 (17.39%) XML
19 19 (16.52%) Photoshop
19 19 (16.52%) Java
19 19 (16.52%) Python
19 19 (16.52%) Subversion
19 19 (16.52%) Analytics
20 18 (15.65%) Git (software)
21 17 (14.78%) Content Management
21 17 (14.78%) MVC
21 17 (14.78%) Advertising
22 16 (13.91%) Publishing
22 16 (13.91%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 36 (31.30%) Drupal
2 33 (28.70%) CMS
3 11 (9.57%) Umbraco
4 9 (7.83%) SharePoint
4 9 (7.83%) Adobe CQ
5 8 (6.96%) Apache
5 8 (6.96%) Joomla!
6 6 (5.22%) Commerce Server
6 6 (5.22%) Node.js
6 6 (5.22%) SilverStripe
6 6 (5.22%) WebSphere
7 5 (4.35%) Liferay
7 5 (4.35%) Apache Solr
7 5 (4.35%) WebLogic Portal
7 5 (4.35%) WebLogic
7 5 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (4.35%) Alfresco
8 4 (3.48%) ExpressionEngine
9 3 (2.61%) PrestaShop
9 3 (2.61%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (16.52%) Photoshop
2 9 (7.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (5.22%) MS Office
4 3 (2.61%) InDesign
5 2 (1.74%) Fireworks
5 2 (1.74%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (1.74%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.87%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (13.91%) Magento
2 13 (11.30%) Google Analytics
3 5 (4.35%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.87%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.87%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.87%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.70%) Internet
2 3 (2.61%) SMS
2 3 (2.61%) HTTP
3 2 (1.74%) DNS
4 1 (0.87%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.87%) SSL
4 1 (0.87%) Intranet
4 1 (0.87%) VPN
4 1 (0.87%) DHCP
4 1 (0.87%) FTP
4 1 (0.87%) Extranet
4 1 (0.87%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (40.00%) MySQL
2 7 (6.09%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.74%) MS Access
6 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.87%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (16.52%) Subversion
2 18 (15.65%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.22%) Flash Builder
3 6 (5.22%) JIRA
4 5 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (3.48%) Grunt
6 3 (2.61%) Selenium
7 2 (1.74%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.74%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.74%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.87%) Xdebug
8 1 (0.87%) Maven
8 1 (0.87%) Firebug
8 1 (0.87%) Fiddler
General
1 32 (27.83%) Marketing
2 17 (14.78%) Advertising
3 16 (13.91%) Publishing
4 12 (10.43%) Retail
5 10 (8.70%) Finance
6 2 (1.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 89 (77.39%) Developer
2 32 (27.83%) Front-End Developer
3 20 (17.39%) Web Developer
4 14 (12.17%) PHP Developer
5 13 (11.30%) WordPress Developer
6 8 (6.96%) Designer
7 6 (5.22%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.35%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.35%) Production Manager
9 4 (3.48%) Front-End Web Developer
9 4 (3.48%) Applications Consultant
9 4 (3.48%) Consultant
10 3 (2.61%) Junior
10 3 (2.61%) Administrator
10 3 (2.61%) Web Designer
10 3 (2.61%) Junior Developer
10 3 (2.61%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (2.61%) Web Manager
10 3 (2.61%) Web Development Manager
10 3 (2.61%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (89.57%) HTML
2 97 (84.35%) CSS
3 68 (59.13%) jQuery
4 64 (55.65%) HTML5
5 43 (37.39%) CSS3
6 22 (19.13%) Ajax
7 20 (17.39%) XML
8 15 (13.04%) Flash
9 14 (12.17%) XHTML
9 14 (12.17%) Backbone.js
10 13 (11.30%) LAMP
10 13 (11.30%) .NET
11 12 (10.43%) JSON
11 12 (10.43%) Apache Flex
11 12 (10.43%) AngularJS
12 10 (8.70%) Sass
13 9 (7.83%) Web Services
14 8 (6.96%) SOAP
14 8 (6.96%) LESS
15 7 (6.09%) Adobe AIR
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.70%) Social Media
1 10 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 7 (6.09%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.35%) Blog
3 5 (4.35%) iPhone
3 5 (4.35%) iPad
4 4 (3.48%) Open Source
4 4 (3.48%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.48%) Animation
5 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.74%) W3C
6 2 (1.74%) GIS
6 2 (1.74%) Photography
6 2 (1.74%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.87%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.87%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.87%) Streaming Media
7 1 (0.87%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.13%) Linux
2 16 (13.91%) Windows
3 15 (13.04%) Android
3 15 (13.04%) Apple iOS
4 10 (8.70%) Debian
5 7 (6.09%) Mac OS X
6 4 (3.48%) UNIX
7 3 (2.61%) Windows Phone
8 2 (1.74%) CentOS
9 1 (0.87%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.87%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (0.87%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.61%) SEO
2 24 (20.87%) E-Commerce
3 19 (16.52%) Analytics
4 17 (14.78%) Content Management
4 17 (14.78%) MVC
5 15 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
6 14 (12.17%) OOP
7 13 (11.30%) Web Development
8 12 (10.43%) Time Management
8 12 (10.43%) OO
9 9 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (7.83%) Digital Marketing
9 9 (7.83%) Web Analytics
10 7 (6.09%) Online Marketing
10 7 (6.09%) Scrum
10 7 (6.09%) Mobile Application Development
11 6 (5.22%) Kanban
12 5 (4.35%) Web Usability
12 5 (4.35%) TDD
12 5 (4.35%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 86 (74.78%) PHP
2 79 (68.70%) JavaScript
3 28 (24.35%) SQL
4 19 (16.52%) Java
4 19 (16.52%) Python
5 10 (8.70%) ActionScript
6 8 (6.96%) ActionScript 2.0
7 7 (6.09%) PHP5
7 7 (6.09%) ActionScript 3.0
8 5 (4.35%) VB.NET
8 5 (4.35%) Perl
9 3 (2.61%) Delphi
9 3 (2.61%) C#
9 3 (2.61%) XAML
9 3 (2.61%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.74%) C++
10 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (25.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.22%) QA
2 5 (4.35%) SLA
3 1 (0.87%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (2.61%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.74%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.74%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (5.22%) Plesk
2 2 (1.74%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 34 (29.57%) Adobe
2 14 (12.17%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.17%) Google
3 11 (9.57%) Facebook
4 8 (6.96%) Sitecore
4 8 (6.96%) Omniture
5 7 (6.09%) Demandware
6 6 (5.22%) hybris
6 6 (5.22%) Zend
6 6 (5.22%) IBM
6 6 (5.22%) ATG
7 5 (4.35%) Oracle
7 5 (4.35%) Open Text
7 5 (4.35%) Akamai
7 5 (4.35%) Rackspace
8 4 (3.48%) Twitter
9 3 (2.61%) Cisco
10 2 (1.74%) VMware
10 2 (1.74%) Ektron
10 2 (1.74%) Symantec
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent projects
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Work
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Seven Publishing Ltd
Salary: From £200 to £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Premier Group
Posted: 16 days ago
City Of Westminster, London
Simply Media TV Ltd
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
House of Fraser
Posted: 21 days ago