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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 238 265 302
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +37
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 59 72 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.60% 0.56% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.09% 2.72% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 48 45 26
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
1910 2644 2172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.34% 20.70% 18.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1646 2274 1917
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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.

1 118 (88.72%) HTML
2 109 (81.95%) CSS
3 85 (63.91%) JavaScript
4 83 (62.41%) PHP
5 69 (51.88%) HTML5
6 65 (48.87%) jQuery
7 42 (31.58%) CSS3
8 38 (28.57%) Web Development
9 35 (26.32%) Marketing
10 32 (24.06%) CMS
11 31 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (22.56%) MySQL
13 26 (19.55%) E-Commerce
13 26 (19.55%) Analytics
13 26 (19.55%) Git (software)
14 25 (18.80%) SEO
15 24 (18.05%) Google
15 24 (18.05%) Java
15 24 (18.05%) Google Analytics
16 23 (17.29%) Social Media
16 23 (17.29%) Adobe
17 22 (16.54%) C#
18 21 (15.79%) Ajax
18 21 (15.79%) AngularJS
19 19 (14.29%) Oracle
19 19 (14.29%) Photoshop
20 18 (13.53%) Linux
20 18 (13.53%) RESTful
21 17 (12.78%) Apache
21 17 (12.78%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 32 (24.06%) CMS
2 17 (12.78%) Apache
3 15 (11.28%) Drupal
4 14 (10.53%) Node.js
5 12 (9.02%) Tomcat
6 8 (6.02%) Joomla!
6 8 (6.02%) Umbraco
6 8 (6.02%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 7 (5.26%) WebSphere
8 6 (4.51%) WebLogic
8 6 (4.51%) WebLogic Portal
8 6 (4.51%) Movable Type
8 6 (4.51%) Liferay
9 4 (3.01%) ExpressionEngine
9 4 (3.01%) nginx
10 1 (0.75%) Confluence
10 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.75%) IIS
10 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 7 (5.26%) MS Office
2 7 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.51%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (3.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (2.26%) Fireworks
5 3 (2.26%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.75%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.75%) InDesign
6 1 (0.75%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 13 (9.77%) Magento
2 1 (0.75%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 24 (18.05%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.26%) Basecamp
3 2 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.26%) FTP
1 3 (2.26%) HTTP
2 2 (1.50%) Internet
3 1 (0.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (22.56%) MySQL
2 17 (12.78%) SQL Server
3 12 (9.02%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.26%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (19.55%) Git (software)
2 17 (12.78%) Subversion
3 13 (9.77%) Jenkins
3 13 (9.77%) JIRA
4 12 (9.02%) TestNG
4 12 (9.02%) Selenium
4 12 (9.02%) Gradle
4 12 (9.02%) Bitbucket
4 12 (9.02%) Maven
4 12 (9.02%) Log4j
4 12 (9.02%) JUnit
5 3 (2.26%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.50%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.75%) Mocha
7 1 (0.75%) Grunt
7 1 (0.75%) Xcode
General
1 35 (26.32%) Marketing
2 12 (9.02%) Finance
3 9 (6.77%) Retail
4 6 (4.51%) Publishing
5 5 (3.76%) Automotive
6 4 (3.01%) Advertising
7 2 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.75%) German Language
Job Titles
1 106 (79.70%) Developer
2 28 (21.05%) Web Developer
3 22 (16.54%) Front-End Developer
4 17 (12.78%) PHP Developer
5 16 (12.03%) Senior Developer
6 12 (9.02%) WordPress Developer
6 12 (9.02%) Java Developer
7 8 (6.02%) Junior Developer
7 8 (6.02%) Junior
7 8 (6.02%) Designer
8 7 (5.26%) SEO Analyst
8 7 (5.26%) Analyst
8 7 (5.26%) Architect
8 7 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.51%) Lead Developer
9 6 (4.51%) .NET Developer
10 5 (3.76%) PHP Web Developer
11 4 (3.01%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (3.01%) C# Developer
11 4 (3.01%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (88.72%) HTML
2 109 (81.95%) CSS
3 69 (51.88%) HTML5
4 65 (48.87%) jQuery
5 42 (31.58%) CSS3
6 21 (15.79%) Ajax
6 21 (15.79%) AngularJS
7 18 (13.53%) RESTful
8 17 (12.78%) ASP.NET
8 17 (12.78%) .NET
9 14 (10.53%) XML
10 13 (9.77%) Web Services
11 12 (9.02%) JSTL
11 12 (9.02%) Java EE
11 12 (9.02%) Spring
11 12 (9.02%) Hibernate
11 12 (9.02%) JSP
12 10 (7.52%) LAMP
12 10 (7.52%) Sass
12 10 (7.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.29%) Social Media
2 10 (7.52%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.26%) Blog
3 7 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.51%) User Experience
4 6 (4.51%) Data Structures
4 6 (4.51%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.76%) E-Learning
6 4 (3.01%) Copywriting
7 3 (2.26%) Digital Media
7 3 (2.26%) Kindle
8 2 (1.50%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.50%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.75%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.75%) Life Science
9 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.75%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.53%) Linux
2 13 (9.77%) Ubuntu
2 13 (9.77%) Android
3 12 (9.02%) openSUSE
4 5 (3.76%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.50%) UNIX
5 2 (1.50%) Mac OS X Server
5 2 (1.50%) CentOS
6 1 (0.75%) Windows
6 1 (0.75%) AIX
6 1 (0.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (28.57%) Web Development
2 31 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (19.55%) E-Commerce
3 26 (19.55%) Analytics
4 25 (18.80%) SEO
5 15 (11.28%) TDD
6 14 (10.53%) MVC
6 14 (10.53%) OO
7 8 (6.02%) Web Design
7 8 (6.02%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (5.26%) Social Media Marketing
9 6 (4.51%) Software Architecture
9 6 (4.51%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (3.76%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (3.76%) B2B
10 5 (3.76%) Pay per click
10 5 (3.76%) Software Engineering
11 4 (3.01%) CRM
12 3 (2.26%) Rapid Prototyping
12 3 (2.26%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 85 (63.91%) JavaScript
2 83 (62.41%) PHP
3 24 (18.05%) Java
4 22 (16.54%) C#
5 13 (9.77%) Perl
6 11 (8.27%) SQL
7 3 (2.26%) Python
8 2 (1.50%) Ruby
8 2 (1.50%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.50%) PHP5
9 1 (0.75%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (6.02%) Degree
2 1 (0.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.26%) QA
2 3 (2.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (9.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (9.77%) Puppet
3 12 (9.02%) Salt
4 2 (1.50%) Plesk
5 1 (0.75%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.75%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (18.05%) Google
2 23 (17.29%) Adobe
3 19 (14.29%) Oracle
4 8 (6.02%) Sitecore
5 7 (5.26%) hybris
5 7 (5.26%) IBM
5 7 (5.26%) ATG
6 6 (4.51%) Facebook
7 4 (3.01%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.26%) Zend
8 3 (2.26%) Twitter
9 1 (0.75%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.75%) HP
9 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.75%) Omniture
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Doxdirect
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum (depending on experience).
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-60,000 plus 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago