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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 255 258 282
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +24
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 59 65 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.58% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.75% 2.70% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 54 41 31
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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
2145 2408 2019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.62% 21.53% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1840 2068 1831
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 27 March 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 March 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.

1 132 (91.67%) HTML
2 122 (84.72%) CSS
3 101 (70.14%) PHP
4 98 (68.06%) JavaScript
5 86 (59.72%) HTML5
6 77 (53.47%) jQuery
7 56 (38.89%) CSS3
8 53 (36.81%) MySQL
8 53 (36.81%) CMS
9 44 (30.56%) Web Development
10 39 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (21.53%) Marketing
11 31 (21.53%) ASP.NET
11 31 (21.53%) .NET
12 29 (20.14%) MVC
13 27 (18.75%) SQL Server
14 26 (18.06%) C#
14 26 (18.06%) Git (software)
15 24 (16.67%) Ajax
16 23 (15.97%) Photoshop
16 23 (15.97%) OO
16 23 (15.97%) Adobe
17 21 (14.58%) SEO
17 21 (14.58%) Responsive Web Design
17 21 (14.58%) AngularJS
18 20 (13.89%) Social Media
18 20 (13.89%) Linux
19 19 (13.19%) Java
19 19 (13.19%) Analytics
20 17 (11.81%) Magento

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 53 (36.81%) CMS
2 17 (11.81%) Apache
3 13 (9.03%) Drupal
4 10 (6.94%) Umbraco
5 8 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (5.56%) Node.js
5 8 (5.56%) IIS
6 7 (4.86%) Tomcat
7 6 (4.17%) Adobe CQ
8 4 (2.78%) nginx
8 4 (2.78%) ExpressionEngine
9 3 (2.08%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.69%) Confluence
10 1 (0.69%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.69%) TeamSite
Applications
1 23 (15.97%) Photoshop
2 8 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.78%) MS Office
4 4 (2.78%) Fireworks
5 3 (2.08%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.69%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.69%) InDesign
6 1 (0.69%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 17 (11.81%) Magento
2 16 (11.11%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.69%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.69%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.08%) FTP
1 3 (2.08%) HTTP
2 2 (1.39%) Internet
3 1 (0.69%) SSH
3 1 (0.69%) DNS
3 1 (0.69%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (36.81%) MySQL
2 27 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (4.86%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (4.86%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.39%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (18.06%) Git (software)
2 15 (10.42%) Subversion
3 10 (6.94%) Visual Studio
4 9 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 8 (5.56%) JIRA
6 7 (4.86%) Maven
6 7 (4.86%) Log4j
6 7 (4.86%) Bitbucket
6 7 (4.86%) Gradle
6 7 (4.86%) Selenium
6 7 (4.86%) TestNG
6 7 (4.86%) JUnit
7 4 (2.78%) Xcode
8 3 (2.08%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (1.39%) WebSpeed
9 2 (1.39%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.69%) Mocha
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 31 (21.53%) Marketing
2 12 (8.33%) Advertising
3 6 (4.17%) Finance
3 6 (4.17%) Games
4 5 (3.47%) Retail
4 5 (3.47%) Automotive
5 3 (2.08%) Publishing
5 3 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.69%) Legal
6 1 (0.69%) German Language
Job Titles
1 129 (89.58%) Developer
2 45 (31.25%) Web Developer
3 35 (24.31%) PHP Developer
4 20 (13.89%) Front-End Developer
5 14 (9.72%) Senior Developer
6 12 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
7 10 (6.94%) WordPress Developer
8 8 (5.56%) Lead Developer
8 8 (5.56%) Junior Developer
8 8 (5.56%) Junior
9 7 (4.86%) Java Developer
9 7 (4.86%) .NET Developer
9 7 (4.86%) Designer
10 6 (4.17%) Analyst
10 6 (4.17%) SEO Analyst
11 5 (3.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.47%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.47%) C# Developer
11 5 (3.47%) C# .NET Developer
12 4 (2.78%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (91.67%) HTML
2 122 (84.72%) CSS
3 86 (59.72%) HTML5
4 77 (53.47%) jQuery
5 56 (38.89%) CSS3
6 31 (21.53%) .NET
6 31 (21.53%) ASP.NET
7 24 (16.67%) Ajax
8 21 (14.58%) AngularJS
9 13 (9.03%) RESTful
9 13 (9.03%) Symfony
10 12 (8.33%) LAMP
10 12 (8.33%) Sass
11 11 (7.64%) LESS
11 11 (7.64%) XML
11 11 (7.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (5.56%) CodeIgniter
12 8 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (4.86%) JSP
13 7 (4.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.89%) Social Media
2 14 (9.72%) Data Structures
2 14 (9.72%) Algorithms
3 10 (6.94%) Mobile App
4 9 (6.25%) User Experience
5 7 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.47%) E-Learning
6 5 (3.47%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.78%) Copywriting
7 4 (2.78%) Blog
8 3 (2.08%) Kindle
9 2 (1.39%) New Media
9 2 (1.39%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.39%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.69%) Life Science
10 1 (0.69%) Open Source
10 1 (0.69%) W3C
10 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.89%) Linux
2 9 (6.25%) Windows
3 8 (5.56%) Android
4 7 (4.86%) openSUSE
4 7 (4.86%) Ubuntu
5 5 (3.47%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.47%) CentOS
6 2 (1.39%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (0.69%) AIX
7 1 (0.69%) Solaris
7 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (30.56%) Web Development
2 39 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (20.14%) MVC
4 23 (15.97%) OO
5 21 (14.58%) SEO
5 21 (14.58%) Responsive Web Design
6 19 (13.19%) Analytics
7 14 (9.72%) Software Architecture
7 14 (9.72%) TDD
8 10 (6.94%) E-Commerce
9 8 (5.56%) Web Design
10 6 (4.17%) Software Engineering
10 6 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (4.17%) OO PHP
10 6 (4.17%) Social Media Marketing
11 5 (3.47%) Waterfall
12 4 (2.78%) Marketing Strategy
12 4 (2.78%) OOP
13 3 (2.08%) B2B
13 3 (2.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (70.14%) PHP
2 98 (68.06%) JavaScript
3 26 (18.06%) C#
4 19 (13.19%) Java
5 13 (9.03%) SQL
6 8 (5.56%) Perl
7 6 (4.17%) Ruby
8 4 (2.78%) PHP5
8 4 (2.78%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.39%) Python
9 2 (1.39%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.69%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.69%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.08%) ISO 9001
1 3 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.56%) Docker
2 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (5.56%) Puppet
3 7 (4.86%) Salt
4 2 (1.39%) Plesk
5 1 (0.69%) cPanel
Vendors
1 23 (15.97%) Adobe
2 17 (11.81%) Google
3 9 (6.25%) Zend
4 8 (5.56%) Sitecore
4 8 (5.56%) Oracle
5 7 (4.86%) Facebook
6 6 (4.17%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.78%) Twitter
8 2 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.69%) VMware
9 1 (0.69%) Actimize
9 1 (0.69%) Marketo
9 1 (0.69%) HP
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