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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 276 272 288
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 57 54 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.45% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.22% 2.51% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 36 43 41
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £31,125
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -0.40%
Application Platforms Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
2572 2149 2540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.92% 17.89% 19.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2192 1921 2336
Average salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
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 23 July 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 23 July 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.

1 109 (81.95%) HTML
2 105 (78.95%) PHP
2 105 (78.95%) CSS
3 94 (70.68%) JavaScript
4 77 (57.89%) jQuery
5 69 (51.88%) MySQL
6 60 (45.11%) HTML5
7 41 (30.83%) CSS3
7 41 (30.83%) Ajax
8 39 (29.32%) Drupal
9 36 (27.07%) Marketing
10 35 (26.32%) CMS
11 34 (25.56%) E-Commerce
12 33 (24.81%) SEO
12 33 (24.81%) Degree
13 32 (24.06%) Adobe
14 29 (21.80%) Linux
14 29 (21.80%) Git (software)
15 28 (21.05%) Web Development
15 28 (21.05%) Subversion
16 27 (20.30%) SQL
17 25 (18.80%) Java
18 22 (16.54%) MVC
19 20 (15.04%) Publishing
19 20 (15.04%) XML
19 20 (15.04%) Android
20 19 (14.29%) Magento
20 19 (14.29%) Apple iOS
20 19 (14.29%) Photoshop
21 18 (13.53%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 39 (29.32%) Drupal
2 35 (26.32%) CMS
3 14 (10.53%) Joomla!
4 13 (9.77%) Apache
5 12 (9.02%) Node.js
6 8 (6.02%) Tomcat
6 8 (6.02%) Umbraco
7 6 (4.51%) SilverStripe
8 5 (3.76%) PrestaShop
9 4 (3.01%) ExpressionEngine
10 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
11 2 (1.50%) nginx
12 1 (0.75%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.75%) Confluence
12 1 (0.75%) IIS
12 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.75%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 19 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 10 (7.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (14.29%) Magento
2 10 (7.52%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.75%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.01%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.01%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.50%) Pure360
3 2 (1.50%) Heroku
3 2 (1.50%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.75%) Route 53
4 1 (0.75%) GitHub
4 1 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.51%) Internet
2 3 (2.26%) SMS
2 3 (2.26%) DNS
3 2 (1.50%) SSL
3 2 (1.50%) HTTP
4 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.75%) SMTP
4 1 (0.75%) FTP
4 1 (0.75%) Intranet
4 1 (0.75%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.75%) Extranet
4 1 (0.75%) Firewall
4 1 (0.75%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (51.88%) MySQL
2 9 (6.77%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.77%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.76%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.01%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.26%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.50%) MS Access
6 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.50%) Redis
7 1 (0.75%) Big Data
7 1 (0.75%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 29 (21.80%) Git (software)
2 28 (21.05%) Subversion
3 14 (10.53%) JIRA
4 8 (6.02%) Selenium
5 6 (4.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (4.51%) Flash Builder
5 6 (4.51%) JBehave
6 5 (3.76%) Mercurial
6 5 (3.76%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.01%) Ant
8 3 (2.26%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (1.50%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.50%) Maven
10 1 (0.75%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.75%) Xdebug
10 1 (0.75%) Hudson
10 1 (0.75%) FishEye
General
1 36 (27.07%) Marketing
2 20 (15.04%) Publishing
3 18 (13.53%) Advertising
3 18 (13.53%) Retail
4 12 (9.02%) Finance
5 7 (5.26%) Games
6 3 (2.26%) Banking
6 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 97 (72.93%) Developer
2 30 (22.56%) Web Developer
3 24 (18.05%) Front-End Developer
4 15 (11.28%) PHP Developer
5 12 (9.02%) Software Developer
5 12 (9.02%) Production Manager
6 11 (8.27%) WordPress Developer
7 7 (5.26%) Head of Technology
8 6 (4.51%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.51%) Front-End Web Developer
8 6 (4.51%) Designer
9 5 (3.76%) Development Manager
9 5 (3.76%) Web Development Manager
9 5 (3.76%) Web Manager
10 3 (2.26%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (2.26%) Drupal Developer
11 2 (1.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 2 (1.50%) Coordinator
11 2 (1.50%) .NET Developer
11 2 (1.50%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (81.95%) HTML
2 105 (78.95%) CSS
3 77 (57.89%) jQuery
4 60 (45.11%) HTML5
5 41 (30.83%) CSS3
5 41 (30.83%) Ajax
6 20 (15.04%) XML
7 15 (11.28%) DOM
7 15 (11.28%) Sass
7 15 (11.28%) AngularJS
8 14 (10.53%) XHTML
8 14 (10.53%) LAMP
9 13 (9.77%) Backbone.js
10 12 (9.02%) JSON
11 11 (8.27%) Flash
12 10 (7.52%) Semantic HTML
13 9 (6.77%) LESS
13 9 (6.77%) Web Services
13 9 (6.77%) JSP
13 9 (6.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.78%) Social Media
2 10 (7.52%) Blog
3 8 (6.02%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.26%) iPhone
4 7 (5.26%) Open Source
5 6 (4.51%) Mobile Games
6 5 (3.76%) W3C
6 5 (3.76%) Animation
6 5 (3.76%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (3.01%) Blackberry
8 3 (2.26%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.26%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.50%) Photography
10 1 (0.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.80%) Linux
2 20 (15.04%) Android
3 19 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 18 (13.53%) Windows
5 8 (6.02%) Debian
6 5 (3.76%) Mac OS X
7 4 (3.01%) UNIX
8 3 (2.26%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.75%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (0.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.56%) E-Commerce
2 33 (24.81%) SEO
3 28 (21.05%) Web Development
4 22 (16.54%) MVC
5 18 (13.53%) Time Management
6 17 (12.78%) Analytics
7 16 (12.03%) Digital Marketing
8 15 (11.28%) TDD
9 14 (10.53%) Content Management
10 13 (9.77%) OOP
11 12 (9.02%) Web Usability
11 12 (9.02%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (9.02%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (9.02%) Customer Insight
12 11 (8.27%) OO
13 8 (6.02%) Android Development
13 8 (6.02%) iOS Development
14 7 (5.26%) BDD
15 6 (4.51%) Progressive Enhancement
15 6 (4.51%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 105 (78.95%) PHP
2 94 (70.68%) JavaScript
3 27 (20.30%) SQL
4 25 (18.80%) Java
5 18 (13.53%) Python
6 11 (8.27%) Ruby
7 8 (6.02%) PHP5
8 6 (4.51%) Objective-C
8 6 (4.51%) Shell Script
8 6 (4.51%) ActionScript
8 6 (4.51%) Groovy
8 6 (4.51%) Scala
8 6 (4.51%) ActionScript 3.0
8 6 (4.51%) ActionScript 2.0
8 6 (4.51%) Perl
9 5 (3.76%) C
9 5 (3.76%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.76%) Clojure
10 3 (2.26%) PHP4
10 3 (2.26%) XAML
Qualifications
1 33 (24.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.02%) SLA
2 9 (6.77%) QA
3 7 (5.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.75%) Varnish
1 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (4.51%) Plesk
2 2 (1.50%) Puppet
3 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.75%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.75%) Ansible
3 1 (0.75%) logstash
3 1 (0.75%) Kibana
3 1 (0.75%) Graylog2
3 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (24.06%) Adobe
2 15 (11.28%) Facebook
3 13 (9.77%) Google
3 13 (9.77%) Demandware
4 6 (4.51%) Twitter
5 5 (3.76%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.01%) Zend
7 2 (1.50%) Ektron
7 2 (1.50%) New Relic
7 2 (1.50%) Omniture
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle
8 1 (0.75%) JBoss
8 1 (0.75%) Cisco
8 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.75%) Symantec
8 1 (0.75%) VMware
8 1 (0.75%) Volusion
8 1 (0.75%) Akamai
8 1 (0.75%) Spiceworks
8 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
City, London
Energon Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £64,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum +bens+bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Work
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 27 days ago