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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 266 282 293
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +11
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 48 52 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.43% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.08% 2.14% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 27 47 38
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £51,500
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
2303 2433 2379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.71% 20.00% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1991 2127 2182
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 89 (84.76%) PHP
2 87 (82.86%) CSS
3 85 (80.95%) HTML
4 83 (79.05%) JavaScript
5 52 (49.52%) jQuery
6 46 (43.81%) MySQL
7 40 (38.10%) HTML5
8 28 (26.67%) CMS
9 26 (24.76%) CSS3
10 25 (23.81%) Java
11 23 (21.90%) Ajax
12 22 (20.95%) Ruby
12 22 (20.95%) E-Commerce
12 22 (20.95%) Drupal
13 19 (18.10%) Adobe
13 19 (18.10%) Windows
13 19 (18.10%) Marketing
14 18 (17.14%) Web Development
14 18 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (17.14%) MVC
14 18 (17.14%) Joomla!
14 18 (17.14%) Git (software)
15 17 (16.19%) SEO
15 17 (16.19%) XML
16 16 (15.24%) TDD
16 16 (15.24%) Android
16 16 (15.24%) Responsive Web Design
17 15 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
17 15 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
17 15 (14.29%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 28 (26.67%) CMS
2 22 (20.95%) Drupal
3 18 (17.14%) Joomla!
4 13 (12.38%) Node.js
5 10 (9.52%) Apache
6 8 (7.62%) Tomcat
7 5 (4.76%) IIS
7 5 (4.76%) ExpressionEngine
8 3 (2.86%) nginx
8 3 (2.86%) Kentico
8 3 (2.86%) Adobe CQ
9 2 (1.90%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.90%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.95%) JBoss
10 1 (0.95%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.95%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.95%) Confluence
10 1 (0.95%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.95%) phpBB
Applications
1 12 (11.43%) Photoshop
2 10 (9.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (5.71%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.95%) InDesign
4 1 (0.95%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 9 (8.57%) Magento
2 3 (2.86%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.95%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.81%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.81%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.86%) Google Apps
3 3 (2.86%) Basecamp
4 2 (1.90%) Heroku
5 1 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.95%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.95%) Route 53
5 1 (0.95%) GitHub
5 1 (0.95%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.95%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.95%) CheetahMail
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) DNS
2 2 (1.90%) Internet
2 2 (1.90%) Firewall
3 1 (0.95%) Network Security
3 1 (0.95%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.95%) Extranet
3 1 (0.95%) SSL
3 1 (0.95%) SMTP
3 1 (0.95%) FTP
3 1 (0.95%) HTTP
3 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (43.81%) MySQL
2 12 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.81%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.90%) Redis
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.95%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (17.14%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.33%) Subversion
3 8 (7.62%) JIRA
4 7 (6.67%) Selenium
5 6 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (5.71%) JBehave
5 6 (5.71%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.76%) Mercurial
7 4 (3.81%) Ant
7 4 (3.81%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.86%) Grunt
8 3 (2.86%) Bower
9 2 (1.90%) WebSpeed
10 1 (0.95%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.95%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.95%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.95%) Maven
10 1 (0.95%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.95%) Hudson
10 1 (0.95%) FishEye
General
1 19 (18.10%) Marketing
2 11 (10.48%) Finance
2 11 (10.48%) Retail
3 10 (9.52%) Games
4 8 (7.62%) Publishing
5 7 (6.67%) Advertising
6 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.86%) Banking
7 1 (0.95%) Legal
Job Titles
1 74 (70.48%) Developer
2 22 (20.95%) Web Developer
3 18 (17.14%) PHP Developer
4 12 (11.43%) Head of Technology
4 12 (11.43%) Front-End Developer
5 8 (7.62%) Software Developer
6 7 (6.67%) Production Manager
6 7 (6.67%) WordPress Developer
7 5 (4.76%) Designer
7 5 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.81%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 3 (2.86%) Web Engineer
10 2 (1.90%) Lead Software Developer
10 2 (1.90%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 2 (1.90%) Junior
10 2 (1.90%) Drupal Developer
10 2 (1.90%) Lead C# Developer
10 2 (1.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (1.90%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (1.90%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (82.86%) CSS
2 85 (80.95%) HTML
3 52 (49.52%) jQuery
4 40 (38.10%) HTML5
5 26 (24.76%) CSS3
6 23 (21.90%) Ajax
7 17 (16.19%) XML
8 15 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
8 15 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
9 14 (13.33%) DOM
10 13 (12.38%) J2EE
10 13 (12.38%) JSP
11 12 (11.43%) Struts
11 12 (11.43%) JSTL
12 11 (10.48%) AngularJS
13 9 (8.57%) LESS
14 8 (7.62%) Backbone.js
14 8 (7.62%) Symfony
15 7 (6.67%) LAMP
15 7 (6.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.29%) User Experience
2 13 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (11.43%) iPhone
4 10 (9.52%) Open Source
5 7 (6.67%) Social Media
6 6 (5.71%) Mobile Games
6 6 (5.71%) Blog
7 5 (4.76%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.81%) W3C
8 4 (3.81%) Digital Media
9 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.10%) Windows
2 16 (15.24%) Android
3 15 (14.29%) Linux
4 10 (9.52%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.90%) UNIX
6 1 (0.95%) CentOS
6 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.95%) E-Commerce
2 18 (17.14%) MVC
2 18 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (17.14%) Web Development
3 17 (16.19%) SEO
4 16 (15.24%) TDD
4 16 (15.24%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (9.52%) OO
6 9 (8.57%) Time Management
7 8 (7.62%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (6.67%) Content Management
8 7 (6.67%) Customer Insight
8 7 (6.67%) Web Usability
8 7 (6.67%) BDD
8 7 (6.67%) Coaching
9 6 (5.71%) Web Design
10 5 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (3.81%) OOP
11 4 (3.81%) Analytics
11 4 (3.81%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 89 (84.76%) PHP
2 83 (79.05%) JavaScript
3 25 (23.81%) Java
4 22 (20.95%) Ruby
5 11 (10.48%) Python
6 8 (7.62%) SQL
7 6 (5.71%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.71%) Groovy
7 6 (5.71%) Scala
8 5 (4.76%) C
8 5 (4.76%) Clojure
9 4 (3.81%) C#
9 4 (3.81%) PHP5
10 3 (2.86%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.90%) PHP4
12 1 (0.95%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.95%) Perl
12 1 (0.95%) VBScript
12 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.43%) ISO 9001
2 7 (6.67%) SLA
3 5 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.95%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) Puppet
2 1 (0.95%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.95%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.95%) Ansible
2 1 (0.95%) logstash
2 1 (0.95%) Kibana
2 1 (0.95%) Graylog2
2 1 (0.95%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.95%) Plesk
Vendors
1 19 (18.10%) Adobe
2 14 (13.33%) Zend
3 7 (6.67%) Demandware
3 7 (6.67%) Twitter
3 7 (6.67%) Google
4 5 (4.76%) Facebook
4 5 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.90%) VMware
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle
5 2 (1.90%) New Relic
6 1 (0.95%) ExactTarget
6 1 (0.95%) Akamai
6 1 (0.95%) F5
6 1 (0.95%) Cisco
6 1 (0.95%) Juniper
6 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.95%) TOWER Software
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