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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 249 286 271
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -15
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 64 54 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 0.43% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.23% 2.02% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 52 36 46
Average salary £49,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
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
1983 2673 2200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 18.99% 21.44% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1685 2277 1975
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 92 (81.42%) HTML
2 85 (75.22%) CSS
3 80 (70.80%) PHP
4 78 (69.03%) JavaScript
5 55 (48.67%) HTML5
6 42 (37.17%) jQuery
7 34 (30.09%) Marketing
8 32 (28.32%) CSS3
9 30 (26.55%) Web Development
9 30 (26.55%) E-Commerce
10 27 (23.89%) Java
11 26 (23.01%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (23.01%) Google
12 25 (22.12%) Google Analytics
12 25 (22.12%) Analytics
13 23 (20.35%) Oracle
13 23 (20.35%) Adobe
14 22 (19.47%) Drupal
15 21 (18.58%) SEO
16 20 (17.70%) MySQL
16 20 (17.70%) XML
16 20 (17.70%) Social Media
17 19 (16.81%) Git (software)
17 19 (16.81%) Finance
18 18 (15.93%) CMS
19 17 (15.04%) AngularJS
20 16 (14.16%) Node.js
20 16 (14.16%) Joomla!
20 16 (14.16%) Linux
21 15 (13.27%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 22 (19.47%) Drupal
2 18 (15.93%) CMS
3 16 (14.16%) Joomla!
3 16 (14.16%) Node.js
4 13 (11.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 13 (11.50%) WebSphere
5 12 (10.62%) Apache
6 10 (8.85%) WebLogic
6 10 (8.85%) WebLogic Portal
6 10 (8.85%) Liferay
6 10 (8.85%) Movable Type
7 7 (6.19%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.65%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (2.65%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.77%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.88%) Alfresco
Applications
1 13 (11.50%) Photoshop
2 12 (10.62%) MS Office
3 8 (7.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (5.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (2.65%) Fireworks
5 3 (2.65%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.88%) InDesign
6 1 (0.88%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.88%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 14 (12.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (22.12%) Google Analytics
2 6 (5.31%) Basecamp
3 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.88%) PaaS
4 1 (0.88%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.19%) Internet
2 4 (3.54%) Intranet
3 3 (2.65%) FTP
4 1 (0.88%) DNS
4 1 (0.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.70%) MySQL
2 12 (10.62%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.08%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.42%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (16.81%) Git (software)
2 14 (12.39%) Subversion
3 13 (11.50%) Jenkins
4 8 (7.08%) Bitbucket
5 7 (6.19%) Gradle
5 7 (6.19%) Selenium
5 7 (6.19%) TestNG
5 7 (6.19%) Maven
5 7 (6.19%) JIRA
5 7 (6.19%) JUnit
5 7 (6.19%) Log4j
6 5 (4.42%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.54%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (2.65%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.88%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.88%) Grunt
9 1 (0.88%) PhpStorm
9 1 (0.88%) Bower
General
1 34 (30.09%) Marketing
2 19 (16.81%) Finance
3 9 (7.96%) Retail
4 5 (4.42%) Publishing
5 3 (2.65%) Automotive
6 2 (1.77%) Advertising
7 1 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 85 (75.22%) Developer
2 25 (22.12%) Web Developer
3 19 (16.81%) Front-End Developer
4 16 (14.16%) PHP Developer
5 11 (9.73%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (9.73%) Architect
6 10 (8.85%) Junior
6 10 (8.85%) Senior Developer
6 10 (8.85%) Junior Developer
7 9 (7.96%) WordPress Developer
7 9 (7.96%) Lead Developer
8 8 (7.08%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.31%) Account Manager
9 6 (5.31%) Digital Account Manager
10 5 (4.42%) Lead PHP Developer
10 5 (4.42%) Designer
10 5 (4.42%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.54%) Mid-Level Java Developer
11 4 (3.54%) Magento Developer
12 3 (2.65%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (81.42%) HTML
2 85 (75.22%) CSS
3 55 (48.67%) HTML5
4 42 (37.17%) jQuery
5 32 (28.32%) CSS3
6 20 (17.70%) XML
7 17 (15.04%) AngularJS
8 15 (13.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (12.39%) J2EE
10 13 (11.50%) Apache Flex
11 12 (10.62%) Ajax
12 11 (9.73%) RESTful
13 10 (8.85%) WebCenter
13 10 (8.85%) XSL
14 9 (7.96%) Web Services
15 8 (7.08%) JSP
15 8 (7.08%) Spring
16 7 (6.19%) JSTL
16 7 (6.19%) Java EE
16 7 (6.19%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.70%) Social Media
2 6 (5.31%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.42%) Blog
4 4 (3.54%) Copywriting
4 4 (3.54%) Digital Media
4 4 (3.54%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.65%) Kindle
5 3 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.77%) User Experience
6 2 (1.77%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.88%) W3C
7 1 (0.88%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.88%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.16%) Linux
2 8 (7.08%) Ubuntu
3 7 (6.19%) Android
3 7 (6.19%) openSUSE
4 5 (4.42%) UNIX
5 4 (3.54%) Windows
5 4 (3.54%) AIX
5 4 (3.54%) Solaris
6 2 (1.77%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.55%) E-Commerce
1 30 (26.55%) Web Development
2 26 (23.01%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (22.12%) Analytics
4 21 (18.58%) SEO
5 11 (9.73%) CRM
6 9 (7.96%) TDD
6 9 (7.96%) OO
6 9 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (7.08%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (6.19%) B2B
8 7 (6.19%) Scrum
8 7 (6.19%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (5.31%) Content Management
9 6 (5.31%) Pay per click
10 5 (4.42%) Online Marketing
10 5 (4.42%) Waterfall
10 5 (4.42%) Web Design
10 5 (4.42%) MVC
10 5 (4.42%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 80 (70.80%) PHP
2 78 (69.03%) JavaScript
3 27 (23.89%) Java
4 15 (13.27%) C#
5 12 (10.62%) Perl
5 12 (10.62%) SQL
6 6 (5.31%) Python
7 5 (4.42%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.54%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.77%) Ruby
9 2 (1.77%) C
10 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (10.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.96%) QA
2 3 (2.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (6.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (6.19%) Puppet
1 7 (6.19%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (6.19%) Salt
2 3 (2.65%) cPanel
3 2 (1.77%) Plesk
4 1 (0.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (23.01%) Google
2 23 (20.35%) Oracle
2 23 (20.35%) Adobe
3 13 (11.50%) IBM
3 13 (11.50%) ATG
3 13 (11.50%) hybris
4 9 (7.96%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.42%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.54%) Omniture
6 4 (3.54%) Zend
7 3 (2.65%) Sitecore
7 3 (2.65%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.77%) Facebook
8 2 (1.77%) Twitter
9 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
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