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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 257 267 291
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +24
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 50 74 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.59% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.36% 2.81% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 42 50 30
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -18.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,750
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
2116 2636 2150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.11% 20.94% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1798 2255 1929
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 April 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 24 April 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.

1 124 (89.21%) HTML
2 113 (81.29%) CSS
3 92 (66.19%) PHP
4 89 (64.03%) JavaScript
5 78 (56.12%) HTML5
6 76 (54.68%) jQuery
7 49 (35.25%) CSS3
8 48 (34.53%) MySQL
8 48 (34.53%) CMS
9 46 (33.09%) Web Development
10 39 (28.06%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (21.58%) Marketing
12 29 (20.86%) .NET
12 29 (20.86%) ASP.NET
13 28 (20.14%) Ajax
13 28 (20.14%) Git (software)
14 26 (18.71%) C#
15 25 (17.99%) SQL Server
15 25 (17.99%) Adobe
16 23 (16.55%) Java
16 23 (16.55%) MVC
17 22 (15.83%) Social Media
17 22 (15.83%) Analytics
18 21 (15.11%) SEO
18 21 (15.11%) Photoshop
19 20 (14.39%) OO
19 20 (14.39%) Linux
19 20 (14.39%) Google
20 19 (13.67%) Google Analytics
21 18 (12.95%) AngularJS

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 48 (34.53%) CMS
2 18 (12.95%) Apache
3 14 (10.07%) Drupal
4 11 (7.91%) Tomcat
5 10 (7.19%) Umbraco
6 8 (5.76%) Sitecore CMS
6 8 (5.76%) Node.js
7 5 (3.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (3.60%) Joomla!
8 4 (2.88%) nginx
8 4 (2.88%) ExpressionEngine
8 4 (2.88%) IIS
9 2 (1.44%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.44%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.72%) Movable Type
10 1 (0.72%) Confluence
10 1 (0.72%) Liferay
10 1 (0.72%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 21 (15.11%) Photoshop
2 7 (5.04%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (5.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (5.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (3.60%) MS Office
4 3 (2.16%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.16%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.72%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.72%) InDesign
5 1 (0.72%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 15 (10.79%) Magento
2 1 (0.72%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.67%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.16%) FTP
1 3 (2.16%) HTTP
2 2 (1.44%) Internet
3 1 (0.72%) SSH
3 1 (0.72%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (34.53%) MySQL
2 25 (17.99%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.91%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.32%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (20.14%) Git (software)
2 18 (12.95%) Subversion
3 12 (8.63%) JIRA
3 12 (8.63%) Jenkins
4 11 (7.91%) Bitbucket
4 11 (7.91%) Gradle
4 11 (7.91%) Selenium
4 11 (7.91%) TestNG
4 11 (7.91%) Maven
4 11 (7.91%) Log4j
4 11 (7.91%) JUnit
5 6 (4.32%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.88%) Xcode
7 3 (2.16%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.72%) WebSpeed
8 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.72%) Mocha
8 1 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
General
1 30 (21.58%) Marketing
2 9 (6.47%) Advertising
3 6 (4.32%) Finance
4 5 (3.60%) Automotive
4 5 (3.60%) Retail
5 3 (2.16%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.16%) Publishing
5 3 (2.16%) Games
6 1 (0.72%) German Language
Job Titles
1 121 (87.05%) Developer
2 42 (30.22%) Web Developer
3 27 (19.42%) PHP Developer
4 20 (14.39%) Front-End Developer
5 16 (11.51%) Senior Developer
6 12 (8.63%) PHP Web Developer
7 11 (7.91%) Java Developer
8 10 (7.19%) WordPress Developer
9 9 (6.47%) Junior Developer
9 9 (6.47%) Junior
10 7 (5.04%) Lead Developer
10 7 (5.04%) Analyst
10 7 (5.04%) SEO Analyst
10 7 (5.04%) Designer
11 6 (4.32%) .NET Developer
12 4 (2.88%) C# Developer
12 4 (2.88%) ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (2.88%) C# .NET Developer
12 4 (2.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 3 (2.16%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (89.21%) HTML
2 113 (81.29%) CSS
3 78 (56.12%) HTML5
4 76 (54.68%) jQuery
5 49 (35.25%) CSS3
6 29 (20.86%) .NET
6 29 (20.86%) ASP.NET
7 28 (20.14%) Ajax
8 18 (12.95%) AngularJS
9 16 (11.51%) RESTful
10 13 (9.35%) LAMP
11 12 (8.63%) Web Services
11 12 (8.63%) Symfony
11 12 (8.63%) Sass
12 11 (7.91%) Java EE
12 11 (7.91%) JSTL
12 11 (7.91%) JSP
12 11 (7.91%) Hibernate
12 11 (7.91%) Spring
13 10 (7.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.83%) Social Media
2 14 (10.07%) Data Structures
2 14 (10.07%) Algorithms
3 10 (7.19%) Mobile App
4 8 (5.76%) User Experience
4 8 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.32%) Blog
6 5 (3.60%) E-Learning
7 4 (2.88%) Copywriting
8 3 (2.16%) Kindle
8 3 (2.16%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.44%) New Media
9 2 (1.44%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.44%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.44%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.72%) Life Science
10 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.72%) W3C
10 1 (0.72%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.72%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.39%) Linux
2 12 (8.63%) Android
3 11 (7.91%) openSUSE
3 11 (7.91%) Ubuntu
4 5 (3.60%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.88%) CentOS
5 4 (2.88%) Windows
6 2 (1.44%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (0.72%) AIX
7 1 (0.72%) Solaris
7 1 (0.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (33.09%) Web Development
2 39 (28.06%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (16.55%) MVC
4 22 (15.83%) Analytics
5 21 (15.11%) SEO
6 20 (14.39%) OO
7 16 (11.51%) TDD
8 14 (10.07%) E-Commerce
8 14 (10.07%) Software Architecture
9 13 (9.35%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (5.76%) Web Design
11 7 (5.04%) Social Media Marketing
12 6 (4.32%) Mobile Application Development
13 5 (3.60%) OO PHP
13 5 (3.60%) Waterfall
13 5 (3.60%) Software Engineering
13 5 (3.60%) B2B
14 4 (2.88%) Scrum
14 4 (2.88%) Content Management
14 4 (2.88%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 92 (66.19%) PHP
2 89 (64.03%) JavaScript
3 26 (18.71%) C#
4 23 (16.55%) Java
5 12 (8.63%) Perl
5 12 (8.63%) SQL
6 4 (2.88%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.88%) PHP5
7 2 (1.44%) Ruby
7 2 (1.44%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.44%) Python
8 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.72%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 6 (4.32%) Degree
2 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (0.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.04%) QA
2 3 (2.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (8.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (9.35%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (8.63%) Puppet
3 11 (7.91%) Salt
4 2 (1.44%) Plesk
5 1 (0.72%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 25 (17.99%) Adobe
2 20 (14.39%) Google
3 13 (9.35%) Oracle
4 8 (5.76%) Sitecore
5 6 (4.32%) Facebook
6 5 (3.60%) Zend
7 3 (2.16%) Twitter
7 3 (2.16%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.44%) hybris
8 2 (1.44%) IBM
8 2 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.44%) ATG
9 1 (0.72%) Actimize
9 1 (0.72%) Omniture
9 1 (0.72%) HP
9 1 (0.72%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.72%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.72%) Marketo
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bonobo
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Real Banking and Financial Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago