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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 271 271 297
Rank change year-on-year
0 +26
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 43 49 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.42% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.83% 2.23% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 32 41 43
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £54,000
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
2348 2196 2452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.72% 18.65% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2015 1945 2265
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.32%

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 2 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 2 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 91 (85.85%) PHP
2 88 (83.02%) CSS
3 86 (81.13%) HTML
4 83 (78.30%) JavaScript
5 57 (53.77%) jQuery
6 54 (50.94%) MySQL
7 42 (39.62%) HTML5
8 34 (32.08%) Ajax
9 29 (27.36%) E-Commerce
9 29 (27.36%) CSS3
9 29 (27.36%) Web Development
10 27 (25.47%) Drupal
11 24 (22.64%) CMS
12 23 (21.70%) SEO
12 23 (21.70%) Git (software)
13 22 (20.75%) Java
14 21 (19.81%) Marketing
15 20 (18.87%) Joomla!
16 19 (17.92%) Ruby
16 19 (17.92%) Subversion
16 19 (17.92%) MVC
17 18 (16.98%) DOM
17 18 (16.98%) Adobe
18 17 (16.04%) Degree
18 17 (16.04%) Linux
18 17 (16.04%) TDD
18 17 (16.04%) User Experience
18 17 (16.04%) Analytical Skills
19 16 (15.09%) Android
20 15 (14.15%) Node.js

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 27 (25.47%) Drupal
2 24 (22.64%) CMS
3 20 (18.87%) Joomla!
4 15 (14.15%) Node.js
5 11 (10.38%) Apache
6 8 (7.55%) Tomcat
7 5 (4.72%) ExpressionEngine
8 4 (3.77%) PrestaShop
9 3 (2.83%) Kentico
9 3 (2.83%) nginx
10 2 (1.89%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.94%) Confluence
11 1 (0.94%) phpBB
11 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.94%) SugarCRM
11 1 (0.94%) IIS
11 1 (0.94%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (13.21%) Photoshop
2 8 (7.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (5.66%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.94%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 13 (12.26%) Magento
2 6 (5.66%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.94%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.77%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.83%) Google Apps
3 3 (2.83%) Basecamp
4 2 (1.89%) Heroku
5 1 (0.94%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.94%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.94%) Route 53
5 1 (0.94%) GitHub
5 1 (0.94%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.94%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.94%) CheetahMail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) DNS
1 2 (1.89%) Internet
1 2 (1.89%) Firewall
2 1 (0.94%) Network Security
2 1 (0.94%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (0.94%) Extranet
2 1 (0.94%) SSL
2 1 (0.94%) SMTP
2 1 (0.94%) FTP
2 1 (0.94%) HTTP
2 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (50.94%) MySQL
2 8 (7.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.66%) MongoDB
3 6 (5.66%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.72%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.89%) Redis
5 2 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.94%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 23 (21.70%) Git (software)
2 19 (17.92%) Subversion
3 8 (7.55%) JIRA
4 7 (6.60%) Selenium
5 6 (5.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (5.66%) JBehave
5 6 (5.66%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.72%) Mercurial
7 4 (3.77%) Ant
8 3 (2.83%) Grunt
8 3 (2.83%) Bower
9 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.94%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.94%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.94%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.94%) Maven
9 1 (0.94%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.94%) Hudson
9 1 (0.94%) FishEye
General
1 21 (19.81%) Marketing
2 11 (10.38%) Retail
2 11 (10.38%) Finance
3 8 (7.55%) Publishing
4 7 (6.60%) Games
5 4 (3.77%) Banking
5 4 (3.77%) Advertising
5 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (68.87%) Developer
2 22 (20.75%) Web Developer
3 18 (16.98%) Front-End Developer
4 13 (12.26%) PHP Developer
5 12 (11.32%) Head of Technology
6 8 (7.55%) Software Developer
7 7 (6.60%) Production Manager
7 7 (6.60%) WordPress Developer
8 6 (5.66%) Designer
9 5 (4.72%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Front-End Web Developer
10 4 (3.77%) Development Manager
10 4 (3.77%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 4 (3.77%) Web Development Manager
10 4 (3.77%) Web Manager
11 3 (2.83%) Web Engineer
12 2 (1.89%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 2 (1.89%) Junior
12 2 (1.89%) Web Programmer
12 2 (1.89%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (83.02%) CSS
2 86 (81.13%) HTML
3 57 (53.77%) jQuery
4 42 (39.62%) HTML5
5 34 (32.08%) Ajax
6 29 (27.36%) CSS3
7 18 (16.98%) DOM
8 15 (14.15%) XML
9 13 (12.26%) J2EE
9 13 (12.26%) JSP
10 12 (11.32%) Struts
10 12 (11.32%) Ruby on Rails
10 12 (11.32%) JSTL
10 12 (11.32%) CodeIgniter
11 11 (10.38%) Sass
12 9 (8.49%) AngularJS
12 9 (8.49%) Backbone.js
12 9 (8.49%) Semantic HTML
13 8 (7.55%) LAMP
14 7 (6.60%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.04%) User Experience
1 17 (16.04%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.32%) iPhone
3 10 (9.43%) Open Source
4 9 (8.49%) Social Media
5 6 (5.66%) Mobile Games
5 6 (5.66%) Blog
6 4 (3.77%) W3C
6 4 (3.77%) Digital Media
7 3 (2.83%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.83%) Animation
7 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.04%) Linux
2 16 (15.09%) Android
3 15 (14.15%) Windows
4 10 (9.43%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.83%) UNIX
6 1 (0.94%) CentOS
6 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.36%) E-Commerce
1 29 (27.36%) Web Development
2 23 (21.70%) SEO
3 19 (17.92%) MVC
4 17 (16.04%) TDD
5 15 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (10.38%) Digital Marketing
7 9 (8.49%) Time Management
8 8 (7.55%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (7.55%) Content Management
9 7 (6.60%) OO
9 7 (6.60%) Customer Insight
9 7 (6.60%) Analytics
9 7 (6.60%) Web Usability
9 7 (6.60%) BDD
9 7 (6.60%) Coaching
10 5 (4.72%) Progressive Enhancement
10 5 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (3.77%) Android Development
11 4 (3.77%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 91 (85.85%) PHP
2 83 (78.30%) JavaScript
3 22 (20.75%) Java
4 19 (17.92%) Ruby
5 13 (12.26%) Python
6 11 (10.38%) SQL
7 6 (5.66%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.66%) Groovy
7 6 (5.66%) Scala
8 5 (4.72%) PHP5
8 5 (4.72%) C
8 5 (4.72%) Clojure
9 3 (2.83%) C#
9 3 (2.83%) PHP4
9 3 (2.83%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.94%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.94%) Perl
10 1 (0.94%) VBScript
10 1 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (16.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.32%) ISO 9001
2 7 (6.60%) SLA
3 6 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.94%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) Puppet
2 2 (1.89%) Plesk
3 1 (0.94%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.94%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.94%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.94%) Ansible
3 1 (0.94%) logstash
3 1 (0.94%) Kibana
3 1 (0.94%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 18 (16.98%) Adobe
2 13 (12.26%) Zend
3 11 (10.38%) Google
4 10 (9.43%) Twitter
5 9 (8.49%) Facebook
6 7 (6.60%) Demandware
7 2 (1.89%) New Relic
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle
8 1 (0.94%) JBoss
8 1 (0.94%) Cisco
8 1 (0.94%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.94%) Juniper
8 1 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.94%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.94%) VMware
8 1 (0.94%) ExactTarget
8 1 (0.94%) Akamai
8 1 (0.94%) F5
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: excellent salary, bens & training
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Creation Recruitment
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Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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