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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 277 277 295
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 43 49 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.41% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.82% 2.27% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33 42 41
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
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
2363 2157 2485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.52% 18.24% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2000 1927 2296
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 97 (84.35%) CSS
2 95 (82.61%) HTML
2 95 (82.61%) PHP
3 89 (77.39%) JavaScript
4 60 (52.17%) jQuery
5 59 (51.30%) MySQL
6 45 (39.13%) HTML5
7 36 (31.30%) Ajax
8 34 (29.57%) E-Commerce
9 33 (28.70%) Drupal
10 32 (27.83%) Web Development
11 31 (26.96%) CSS3
12 29 (25.22%) Marketing
12 29 (25.22%) CMS
13 27 (23.48%) SEO
14 25 (21.74%) Git (software)
15 24 (20.87%) Java
16 23 (20.00%) User Experience
17 22 (19.13%) Adobe
18 20 (17.39%) Degree
18 20 (17.39%) Subversion
18 20 (17.39%) Joomla!
19 19 (16.52%) SQL
19 19 (16.52%) DOM
19 19 (16.52%) Linux
19 19 (16.52%) Analytical Skills
20 18 (15.65%) Photoshop
21 17 (14.78%) Ruby
21 17 (14.78%) Android
22 16 (13.91%) Digital Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 33 (28.70%) Drupal
2 29 (25.22%) CMS
3 20 (17.39%) Joomla!
4 15 (13.04%) Node.js
5 12 (10.43%) Apache
6 8 (6.96%) Tomcat
7 6 (5.22%) ExpressionEngine
8 5 (4.35%) PrestaShop
9 3 (2.61%) Kentico
9 3 (2.61%) nginx
10 2 (1.74%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.74%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.87%) SugarCRM
11 1 (0.87%) Confluence
11 1 (0.87%) phpBB
11 1 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 18 (15.65%) Photoshop
2 9 (7.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.87%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 15 (13.04%) Magento
2 8 (6.96%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.87%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.61%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.61%) Basecamp
2 3 (2.61%) Google Apps
3 2 (1.74%) Heroku
4 1 (0.87%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.87%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.87%) CheetahMail
4 1 (0.87%) Pure360
4 1 (0.87%) Route 53
4 1 (0.87%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.61%) Internet
2 2 (1.74%) DNS
2 2 (1.74%) Firewall
3 1 (0.87%) Network Security
3 1 (0.87%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.87%) SSL
3 1 (0.87%) Extranet
3 1 (0.87%) SMTP
3 1 (0.87%) FTP
3 1 (0.87%) HTTP
3 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (51.30%) MySQL
2 7 (6.09%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.74%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.74%) Redis
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.87%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.87%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 25 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 20 (17.39%) Subversion
3 10 (8.70%) JIRA
4 7 (6.09%) Selenium
5 6 (5.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (5.22%) JBehave
6 5 (4.35%) Mercurial
6 5 (4.35%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.48%) Ant
8 3 (2.61%) Grunt
8 3 (2.61%) Bower
9 2 (1.74%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.87%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.87%) Maven
10 1 (0.87%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.87%) Hudson
10 1 (0.87%) FishEye
General
1 29 (25.22%) Marketing
2 14 (12.17%) Retail
3 11 (9.57%) Finance
4 10 (8.70%) Publishing
5 7 (6.09%) Games
6 4 (3.48%) Banking
6 4 (3.48%) Advertising
6 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 78 (67.83%) Developer
2 23 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 20 (17.39%) Front-End Developer
4 12 (10.43%) Head of Technology
5 11 (9.57%) PHP Developer
6 9 (7.83%) Production Manager
6 9 (7.83%) WordPress Developer
7 8 (6.96%) Software Developer
8 7 (6.09%) Designer
9 6 (5.22%) Front-End Web Developer
10 5 (4.35%) Web Development Manager
10 5 (4.35%) Web Manager
10 5 (4.35%) Development Manager
11 4 (3.48%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 3 (2.61%) Senior Developer
13 2 (1.74%) Web Designer
13 2 (1.74%) Junior Developer
13 2 (1.74%) Web Engineer
13 2 (1.74%) Junior
13 2 (1.74%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (84.35%) CSS
2 95 (82.61%) HTML
3 60 (52.17%) jQuery
4 45 (39.13%) HTML5
5 36 (31.30%) Ajax
6 31 (26.96%) CSS3
7 19 (16.52%) DOM
8 15 (13.04%) XML
8 15 (13.04%) Sass
9 14 (12.17%) Backbone.js
10 13 (11.30%) AngularJS
10 13 (11.30%) J2EE
10 13 (11.30%) JSP
11 12 (10.43%) Struts
11 12 (10.43%) JSTL
12 11 (9.57%) CodeIgniter
13 10 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
13 10 (8.70%) Semantic HTML
14 8 (6.96%) LESS
14 8 (6.96%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.00%) User Experience
2 19 (16.52%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (10.43%) iPhone
4 10 (8.70%) Open Source
4 10 (8.70%) Social Media
5 7 (6.09%) Blog
6 6 (5.22%) Mobile App
6 6 (5.22%) Mobile Games
7 4 (3.48%) Animation
7 4 (3.48%) W3C
7 4 (3.48%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.52%) Linux
2 17 (14.78%) Android
3 14 (12.17%) Windows
4 11 (9.57%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.61%) UNIX
6 1 (0.87%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.57%) E-Commerce
2 32 (27.83%) Web Development
3 27 (23.48%) SEO
4 16 (13.91%) MVC
4 16 (13.91%) Digital Marketing
5 15 (13.04%) TDD
6 14 (12.17%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (9.57%) Time Management
8 10 (8.70%) Content Management
8 10 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (7.83%) Customer Insight
9 9 (7.83%) Analytics
9 9 (7.83%) Coaching
9 9 (7.83%) Web Usability
10 7 (6.09%) BDD
11 6 (5.22%) Progressive Enhancement
12 5 (4.35%) Online Marketing
12 5 (4.35%) Web Design
12 5 (4.35%) OO
13 4 (3.48%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 95 (82.61%) PHP
2 89 (77.39%) JavaScript
3 24 (20.87%) Java
4 19 (16.52%) SQL
5 17 (14.78%) Ruby
6 14 (12.17%) Python
7 6 (5.22%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.22%) Groovy
7 6 (5.22%) Scala
8 5 (4.35%) Clojure
8 5 (4.35%) PHP5
8 5 (4.35%) C
9 4 (3.48%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.61%) PHP4
11 2 (1.74%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.74%) C#
12 1 (0.87%) Delphi
12 1 (0.87%) Perl
12 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.87%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (17.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.43%) ISO 9001
2 9 (7.83%) SLA
3 8 (6.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.87%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (3.48%) Plesk
2 3 (2.61%) Puppet
3 1 (0.87%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.87%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.87%) Ansible
3 1 (0.87%) logstash
3 1 (0.87%) Kibana
3 1 (0.87%) Graylog2
3 1 (0.87%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (19.13%) Adobe
2 13 (11.30%) Google
3 11 (9.57%) Zend
4 10 (8.70%) Twitter
5 9 (7.83%) Demandware
5 9 (7.83%) Facebook
6 2 (1.74%) New Relic
6 2 (1.74%) Oracle
7 1 (0.87%) JBoss
7 1 (0.87%) Cisco
7 1 (0.87%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.87%) Juniper
7 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.87%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.87%) ExactTarget
7 1 (0.87%) Ektron
7 1 (0.87%) Akamai
7 1 (0.87%) F5
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