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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 231 229 269
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +40
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 27 90 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.86% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.09% 4.15% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22 81 44
Average salary £43,750 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £48,700
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £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
1289 2167 2209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.31% 20.82% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1162 1871 1915
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 9 February 2016.

WordPress Salary Histogram in the City of London

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 72 (86.75%) HTML
2 70 (84.34%) CSS
3 58 (69.88%) PHP
4 52 (62.65%) JavaScript
5 48 (57.83%) HTML5
6 44 (53.01%) CSS3
7 43 (51.81%) jQuery
8 37 (44.58%) CMS
9 32 (38.55%) Adobe
10 31 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (36.14%) Marketing
12 27 (32.53%) Front End Development
13 26 (31.33%) MySQL
14 25 (30.12%) Photoshop
14 25 (30.12%) SEO
15 24 (28.92%) User Experience
16 22 (26.51%) Git (software)
17 19 (22.89%) SQL
17 19 (22.89%) Java
18 18 (21.69%) Web Development
18 18 (21.69%) Continuous Integration
18 18 (21.69%) Jenkins
19 17 (20.48%) OO
20 15 (18.07%) Finance
20 15 (18.07%) Subversion
20 15 (18.07%) Sass
21 14 (16.87%) XML
22 13 (15.66%) Project Management
22 13 (15.66%) OOD
23 12 (14.46%) Social Media

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 37 (44.58%) CMS
2 12 (14.46%) Drupal
3 7 (8.43%) Liferay
4 6 (7.23%) Joomla!
5 5 (6.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (3.61%) Node.js
7 2 (2.41%) Apache
7 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.41%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.20%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (1.20%) IIS
8 1 (1.20%) JBoss
8 1 (1.20%) Moodle
8 1 (1.20%) nginx
8 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 25 (30.12%) Photoshop
2 10 (12.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (4.82%) InDesign
4 2 (2.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (2.41%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.20%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Magento
2 2 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.20%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.05%) MailChimp
2 7 (8.43%) IaaS
3 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.61%) GitHub
4 2 (2.41%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.41%) SaaS
5 1 (1.20%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) Internet
2 7 (8.43%) Intranet
3 2 (2.41%) SSH
4 1 (1.20%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (31.33%) MySQL
2 10 (12.05%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.23%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.20%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (26.51%) Git (software)
2 18 (21.69%) Jenkins
3 15 (18.07%) Subversion
4 8 (9.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (8.43%) Maven
5 7 (8.43%) Oracle APEX
5 7 (8.43%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (7.23%) TeamCity
7 3 (3.61%) Bitbucket
7 3 (3.61%) JIRA
7 3 (3.61%) Mercurial
8 2 (2.41%) git-flow
9 1 (1.20%) CruiseControl
9 1 (1.20%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (1.20%) Grunt
General
1 30 (36.14%) Marketing
2 15 (18.07%) Finance
3 6 (7.23%) Advertising
4 2 (2.41%) Banking
4 2 (2.41%) Games
5 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (81.93%) Developer
2 24 (28.92%) Web Developer
3 22 (26.51%) Designer
4 18 (21.69%) PHP Developer
5 15 (18.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (15.66%) WordPress Developer
7 12 (14.46%) Web Designer
8 9 (10.84%) PHP Web Developer
9 7 (8.43%) Applications Developer
9 7 (8.43%) Junior
9 7 (8.43%) Junior Developer
10 6 (7.23%) Java Applications Developer
10 6 (7.23%) Java Developer
11 5 (6.02%) Digital Designer
11 5 (6.02%) Digital Developer
11 5 (6.02%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (4.82%) Full Stack Developer
12 4 (4.82%) Senior Developer
12 4 (4.82%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 3 (3.61%) Full Stack Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (86.75%) HTML
2 70 (84.34%) CSS
3 48 (57.83%) HTML5
4 44 (53.01%) CSS3
5 43 (51.81%) jQuery
6 15 (18.07%) Sass
7 14 (16.87%) XML
8 11 (13.25%) LESS
9 9 (10.84%) JSON
10 8 (9.64%) AngularJS
10 8 (9.64%) Hibernate
10 8 (9.64%) Spring
10 8 (9.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (8.43%) Grails
11 7 (8.43%) Middleware
12 6 (7.23%) Ext JS
12 6 (7.23%) Java EE
12 6 (7.23%) Visualforce
13 5 (6.02%) Ajax
13 5 (6.02%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.92%) User Experience
2 12 (14.46%) Social Media
3 10 (12.05%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.82%) W3C
5 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.41%) Blog
5 2 (2.41%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.20%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.20%) iPad
6 1 (1.20%) iPhone
6 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.20%) Statistics
6 1 (1.20%) VLE
6 1 (1.20%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.25%) Linux
2 8 (9.64%) Windows
3 6 (7.23%) AIX
3 6 (7.23%) Solaris
3 6 (7.23%) Unix
4 3 (3.61%) Android
4 3 (3.61%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (32.53%) Front End Development
3 25 (30.12%) SEO
4 18 (21.69%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (21.69%) Web Development
5 17 (20.48%) OO
6 13 (15.66%) OOD
6 13 (15.66%) Project Management
7 12 (14.46%) TDD
8 11 (13.25%) Digital Marketing
9 10 (12.05%) E-Commerce
9 10 (12.05%) Online Marketing
10 9 (10.84%) CRM
10 9 (10.84%) Open Source
10 9 (10.84%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (9.64%) Content Management
11 8 (9.64%) Scrum
12 7 (8.43%) SDLC
12 7 (8.43%) SOA
12 7 (8.43%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 58 (69.88%) PHP
2 52 (62.65%) JavaScript
3 19 (22.89%) Java
3 19 (22.89%) SQL
4 8 (9.64%) Perl
5 7 (8.43%) Bash Shell
5 7 (8.43%) Python
6 6 (7.23%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.20%) C
7 1 (1.20%) C#
7 1 (1.20%) PHP 5
7 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) Ansible
1 3 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.61%) Puppet
2 1 (1.20%) cPanel
2 1 (1.20%) Plesk
Vendors
1 32 (38.55%) Adobe
2 11 (13.25%) Oracle
3 7 (8.43%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (7.23%) Google
5 3 (3.61%) Facebook
5 3 (3.61%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.41%) ATG
6 2 (2.41%) hybris
6 2 (2.41%) Twitter
6 2 (2.41%) Zend
7 1 (1.20%) Akamai
7 1 (1.20%) Blackboard
7 1 (1.20%) Maxymiser
7 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.20%) Omniture
7 1 (1.20%) OpenText
7 1 (1.20%) Sysomos
7 1 (1.20%) Vermilion
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