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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 276 271 280
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 55 55 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.46% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.13% 2.58% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 37 43 41
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -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 £30,500 £31,125
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -2.00%
Application Platforms Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
2585 2134 2559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.93% 17.87% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2200 1910 2351
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £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 29 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 29 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 (83.21%) HTML
2 105 (80.15%) PHP
2 105 (80.15%) CSS
3 94 (71.76%) JavaScript
4 78 (59.54%) jQuery
5 71 (54.20%) MySQL
6 59 (45.04%) HTML5
7 43 (32.82%) Ajax
8 39 (29.77%) Drupal
8 39 (29.77%) CSS3
9 36 (27.48%) Marketing
9 36 (27.48%) E-Commerce
10 35 (26.72%) CMS
11 33 (25.19%) SEO
12 32 (24.43%) Adobe
13 30 (22.90%) Degree
14 29 (22.14%) Web Development
14 29 (22.14%) Linux
15 27 (20.61%) Java
15 27 (20.61%) Git (software)
16 26 (19.85%) SQL
16 26 (19.85%) Subversion
17 23 (17.56%) MVC
18 22 (16.79%) Android
18 22 (16.79%) XML
19 19 (14.50%) Photoshop
19 19 (14.50%) Magento
19 19 (14.50%) Apple iOS
20 18 (13.74%) Time Management
20 18 (13.74%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 (29.77%) Drupal
2 35 (26.72%) CMS
3 16 (12.21%) Joomla!
4 13 (9.92%) Apache
4 13 (9.92%) Node.js
5 8 (6.11%) Tomcat
5 8 (6.11%) Umbraco
6 6 (4.58%) SilverStripe
7 5 (3.82%) PrestaShop
8 4 (3.05%) ExpressionEngine
9 3 (2.29%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.53%) nginx
11 1 (0.76%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.76%) Confluence
11 1 (0.76%) Kentico
11 1 (0.76%) IIS
11 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (14.50%) Photoshop
2 10 (7.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (14.50%) Magento
2 10 (7.63%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.76%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.34%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.05%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.05%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.53%) Pure360
3 2 (1.53%) Heroku
3 2 (1.53%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.76%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.76%) Route 53
4 1 (0.76%) GitHub
4 1 (0.76%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.58%) Internet
2 3 (2.29%) SMS
2 3 (2.29%) DNS
3 2 (1.53%) SSL
3 2 (1.53%) HTTP
4 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.76%) SMTP
4 1 (0.76%) FTP
4 1 (0.76%) Intranet
4 1 (0.76%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.76%) Extranet
4 1 (0.76%) Firewall
4 1 (0.76%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (54.20%) MySQL
2 9 (6.87%) NoSQL
3 8 (6.11%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.82%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.05%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.29%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.53%) MS Access
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.53%) Redis
8 1 (0.76%) Big Data
8 1 (0.76%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 27 (20.61%) Git (software)
2 26 (19.85%) Subversion
3 14 (10.69%) JIRA
4 8 (6.11%) Selenium
5 6 (4.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (4.58%) Flash Builder
5 6 (4.58%) JBehave
6 5 (3.82%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.82%) Mercurial
7 4 (3.05%) Ant
8 3 (2.29%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.53%) Maven
10 1 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.76%) Grunt
10 1 (0.76%) Bower
10 1 (0.76%) Xdebug
10 1 (0.76%) Hudson
10 1 (0.76%) FishEye
General
1 36 (27.48%) Marketing
2 18 (13.74%) Retail
2 18 (13.74%) Advertising
2 18 (13.74%) Publishing
3 11 (8.40%) Finance
4 7 (5.34%) Games
5 3 (2.29%) Banking
5 3 (2.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 93 (70.99%) Developer
2 28 (21.37%) Web Developer
3 23 (17.56%) Front-End Developer
4 16 (12.21%) PHP Developer
5 12 (9.16%) Software Developer
5 12 (9.16%) Production Manager
6 10 (7.63%) WordPress Developer
7 9 (6.87%) Head of Technology
8 6 (4.58%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.58%) Front-End Web Developer
8 6 (4.58%) Designer
9 5 (3.82%) Development Manager
9 5 (3.82%) Web Development Manager
9 5 (3.82%) Web Manager
10 3 (2.29%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (2.29%) Drupal Developer
11 2 (1.53%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 2 (1.53%) Coordinator
11 2 (1.53%) .NET Developer
11 2 (1.53%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (83.21%) HTML
2 105 (80.15%) CSS
3 78 (59.54%) jQuery
4 59 (45.04%) HTML5
5 43 (32.82%) Ajax
6 39 (29.77%) CSS3
7 22 (16.79%) XML
8 17 (12.98%) DOM
9 16 (12.21%) Sass
10 15 (11.45%) LAMP
11 14 (10.69%) XHTML
11 14 (10.69%) AngularJS
12 13 (9.92%) Backbone.js
13 12 (9.16%) JSON
14 11 (8.40%) Flash
14 11 (8.40%) JSP
15 10 (7.63%) Struts
15 10 (7.63%) J2EE
15 10 (7.63%) Semantic HTML
16 9 (6.87%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.21%) Social Media
2 10 (7.63%) Blog
3 9 (6.87%) iPhone
4 8 (6.11%) Open Source
5 7 (5.34%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.58%) Mobile Games
7 5 (3.82%) W3C
7 5 (3.82%) Animation
7 5 (3.82%) Mobile App
8 4 (3.05%) Digital Media
8 4 (3.05%) Blackberry
9 3 (2.29%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.53%) Photography
11 1 (0.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 29 (22.14%) Linux
2 22 (16.79%) Android
3 19 (14.50%) Apple iOS
4 18 (13.74%) Windows
5 6 (4.58%) Debian
6 4 (3.05%) UNIX
7 3 (2.29%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.29%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.76%) BlackBerry OS
8 1 (0.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.48%) E-Commerce
2 33 (25.19%) SEO
3 29 (22.14%) Web Development
4 23 (17.56%) MVC
5 18 (13.74%) Time Management
6 17 (12.98%) Analytics
7 16 (12.21%) Digital Marketing
8 15 (11.45%) TDD
9 14 (10.69%) Content Management
10 13 (9.92%) OOP
11 12 (9.16%) Web Usability
11 12 (9.16%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (9.16%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (9.16%) Customer Insight
12 9 (6.87%) OO
13 8 (6.11%) Android Development
13 8 (6.11%) iOS Development
14 7 (5.34%) BDD
15 6 (4.58%) Progressive Enhancement
15 6 (4.58%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 105 (80.15%) PHP
2 94 (71.76%) JavaScript
3 27 (20.61%) Java
4 26 (19.85%) SQL
5 16 (12.21%) Python
6 11 (8.40%) Ruby
7 7 (5.34%) PHP5
8 6 (4.58%) Objective-C
8 6 (4.58%) Shell Script
8 6 (4.58%) ActionScript
8 6 (4.58%) Groovy
8 6 (4.58%) Scala
8 6 (4.58%) ActionScript 3.0
8 6 (4.58%) ActionScript 2.0
8 6 (4.58%) Perl
9 5 (3.82%) C
9 5 (3.82%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.82%) Clojure
10 3 (2.29%) PHP4
10 3 (2.29%) XAML
Qualifications
1 30 (22.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.16%) SLA
2 9 (6.87%) QA
2 9 (6.87%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.76%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.76%) Varnish
1 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (4.58%) Plesk
2 2 (1.53%) Puppet
3 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.76%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.76%) Ansible
3 1 (0.76%) logstash
3 1 (0.76%) Kibana
3 1 (0.76%) Graylog2
3 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (24.43%) Adobe
2 15 (11.45%) Facebook
3 14 (10.69%) Google
4 13 (9.92%) Demandware
5 7 (5.34%) Twitter
6 5 (3.82%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.05%) Zend
8 2 (1.53%) Ektron
8 2 (1.53%) New Relic
8 2 (1.53%) Omniture
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle
9 1 (0.76%) JBoss
9 1 (0.76%) Cisco
9 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.76%) Symantec
9 1 (0.76%) VMware
9 1 (0.76%) Volusion
9 1 (0.76%) Akamai
9 1 (0.76%) Spiceworks
9 1 (0.76%) Sitecore
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Work
Posted: 3 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Energon Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £64,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago