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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 234 277 273
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -4
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 32 52 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.49% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.21% 2.45% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 23 42 51
Average salary £39,863 £41,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.36% +21.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £64,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £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
1448 2119 2658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.58% 19.95% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1288 1802 2268
Average salary £55,000 £54,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 1 May 2016.

WordPress Salary Histogram in the City of London

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 51 (86.44%) HTML
2 49 (83.05%) CSS
3 45 (76.27%) JavaScript
4 44 (74.58%) PHP
5 41 (69.49%) jQuery
6 29 (49.15%) HTML5
7 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (38.98%) Web Development
9 22 (37.29%) CMS
10 18 (30.51%) Java
11 17 (28.81%) CSS3
12 16 (27.12%) Marketing
12 16 (27.12%) Git (software)
12 16 (27.12%) Subversion
13 15 (25.42%) Open Source
13 15 (25.42%) Jenkins
14 14 (23.73%) User Experience
14 14 (23.73%) TDD
14 14 (23.73%) MySQL
14 14 (23.73%) Photoshop
14 14 (23.73%) Linux
15 13 (22.03%) Spring
15 13 (22.03%) Drupal
16 12 (20.34%) Maven
16 12 (20.34%) Hibernate
16 12 (20.34%) Adobe
17 11 (18.64%) E-Commerce
17 11 (18.64%) Content Management
17 11 (18.64%) Java EE
17 11 (18.64%) Joomla!

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (37.29%) CMS
2 13 (22.03%) Drupal
3 11 (18.64%) Joomla!
4 10 (16.95%) Node.js
5 8 (13.56%) Apache
5 8 (13.56%) ExpressionEngine
6 6 (10.17%) Liferay
6 6 (10.17%) Tomcat
7 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
8 2 (3.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Photoshop
2 4 (6.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (5.08%) InDesign
4 2 (3.39%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.69%) MS Office
5 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Magento
2 4 (6.78%) Shopify
3 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.69%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (1.69%) osCommerce
3 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) GitHub
2 6 (10.17%) IaaS
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) FTP
1 1 (1.69%) Internet
1 1 (1.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.73%) MySQL
2 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
3 6 (10.17%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (27.12%) Git (software)
1 16 (27.12%) Subversion
2 15 (25.42%) Jenkins
3 12 (20.34%) Maven
4 8 (13.56%) Grunt
5 6 (10.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (10.17%) Bitbucket
5 6 (10.17%) Gradle
5 6 (10.17%) JIRA
5 6 (10.17%) JUnit
5 6 (10.17%) Log4j
5 6 (10.17%) Selenium
5 6 (10.17%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (10.17%) TestNG
6 2 (3.39%) git-flow
7 1 (1.69%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (27.12%) Marketing
2 7 (11.86%) Finance
3 5 (8.47%) Advertising
4 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.39%) Publishing
5 1 (1.69%) Automotive
5 1 (1.69%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Electronics
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (69.49%) Developer
2 13 (22.03%) Web Developer
3 11 (18.64%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.64%) PHP Developer
4 10 (16.95%) WordPress Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Designer
5 7 (11.86%) Development Manager
5 7 (11.86%) Digital Development Manager
5 7 (11.86%) Web Designer
6 5 (8.47%) Applications Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Java Applications Developer
6 5 (8.47%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Junior
7 4 (6.78%) Junior Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (5.08%) HTML Developer
9 2 (3.39%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Junior Applications Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Junior Java Applications Developer
9 2 (3.39%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (86.44%) HTML
2 49 (83.05%) CSS
3 41 (69.49%) jQuery
4 29 (49.15%) HTML5
5 17 (28.81%) CSS3
6 13 (22.03%) Spring
7 12 (20.34%) Hibernate
8 11 (18.64%) Java EE
9 10 (16.95%) LAMP
10 9 (15.25%) Ajax
11 8 (13.56%) CakePHP
12 7 (11.86%) XHTML
13 6 (10.17%) AngularJS
13 6 (10.17%) Grails
13 6 (10.17%) JSP
13 6 (10.17%) JSTL
13 6 (10.17%) LAPP Stack
13 6 (10.17%) Middleware
14 5 (8.47%) JSON
15 4 (6.78%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) User Experience
2 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) Blog
3 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.39%) Social Media
4 1 (1.69%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.69%) 3D Printing
4 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.69%) W3C
4 1 (1.69%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.69%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Linux
2 8 (13.56%) Android
3 6 (10.17%) openSUSE
3 6 (10.17%) Ubuntu
4 3 (5.08%) Windows
5 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.39%) Unix
6 1 (1.69%) AIX
6 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (38.98%) Web Development
3 15 (25.42%) Open Source
4 14 (23.73%) TDD
5 11 (18.64%) Content Management
5 11 (18.64%) E-Commerce
6 9 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (15.25%) OO
6 9 (15.25%) SEO
7 8 (13.56%) Web Accessibility
8 7 (11.86%) Digital Content Management
8 7 (11.86%) Online Marketing
8 7 (11.86%) OOD
9 6 (10.17%) Asset Management
9 6 (10.17%) SOA
10 4 (6.78%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (6.78%) Web Design
11 3 (5.08%) MVC
11 3 (5.08%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (5.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 45 (76.27%) JavaScript
2 44 (74.58%) PHP
3 18 (30.51%) Java
4 9 (15.25%) SQL
5 7 (11.86%) Perl
6 1 (1.69%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.69%) C#
6 1 (1.69%) C++
6 1 (1.69%) PHP 5
6 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (13.56%) Puppet
2 6 (10.17%) Salt
3 2 (3.39%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Adobe
2 8 (13.56%) Oracle
2 8 (13.56%) Zend
3 5 (8.47%) Facebook
3 5 (8.47%) Twitter
4 3 (5.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.69%) Google
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.69%) Omniture
5 1 (1.69%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.69%) SAP
5 1 (1.69%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.69%) Vermilion
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