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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 278 260 293
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +33
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 48 60 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.50% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.91% 2.72% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 38 52 41
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
2508 2204 2511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.83% 18.19% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2136 1990 2317
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 98 (85.22%) CSS
2 96 (83.48%) HTML
3 93 (80.87%) PHP
4 88 (76.52%) JavaScript
5 65 (56.52%) jQuery
6 59 (51.30%) MySQL
7 48 (41.74%) HTML5
8 38 (33.04%) Ajax
9 35 (30.43%) CMS
9 35 (30.43%) Drupal
10 34 (29.57%) E-Commerce
11 33 (28.70%) CSS3
12 31 (26.96%) Web Development
13 30 (26.09%) Marketing
13 30 (26.09%) SEO
14 27 (23.48%) Adobe
15 26 (22.61%) Degree
16 25 (21.74%) Java
17 24 (20.87%) SQL
17 24 (20.87%) Linux
17 24 (20.87%) Git (software)
18 21 (18.26%) Subversion
19 19 (16.52%) Android
20 18 (15.65%) Joomla!
20 18 (15.65%) Retail
20 18 (15.65%) MVC
21 17 (14.78%) DOM
21 17 (14.78%) Photoshop
22 16 (13.91%) XML
22 16 (13.91%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 35 (30.43%) CMS
1 35 (30.43%) Drupal
2 18 (15.65%) Joomla!
3 15 (13.04%) Node.js
4 12 (10.43%) Apache
5 8 (6.96%) Tomcat
6 6 (5.22%) ExpressionEngine
7 5 (4.35%) PrestaShop
8 4 (3.48%) Umbraco
9 3 (2.61%) Kentico
10 2 (1.74%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.74%) nginx
11 1 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.87%) phpBB
11 1 (0.87%) Confluence
11 1 (0.87%) SilverStripe
11 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.87%) SugarCRM
11 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (14.78%) Photoshop
2 10 (8.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.87%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 16 (13.91%) Magento
2 8 (6.96%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.87%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.61%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.61%) Google Apps
2 3 (2.61%) Basecamp
3 2 (1.74%) Heroku
4 1 (0.87%) Route 53
4 1 (0.87%) GitHub
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.87%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.87%) CheetahMail
4 1 (0.87%) Pure360
4 1 (0.87%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.74%) Internet
1 2 (1.74%) DNS
2 1 (0.87%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (0.87%) Firewall
2 1 (0.87%) SSL
2 1 (0.87%) FTP
2 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.87%) SMTP
2 1 (0.87%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (51.30%) MySQL
2 7 (6.09%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.74%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.74%) Redis
5 1 (0.87%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.87%) Big Data
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.87%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 24 (20.87%) Git (software)
2 21 (18.26%) Subversion
3 14 (12.17%) JIRA
4 8 (6.96%) Selenium
5 6 (5.22%) JBehave
5 6 (5.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
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%) Flash Builder
10 1 (0.87%) FishEye
10 1 (0.87%) Hudson
10 1 (0.87%) Maven
10 1 (0.87%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (26.09%) Marketing
2 18 (15.65%) Retail
3 15 (13.04%) Publishing
4 11 (9.57%) Finance
5 6 (5.22%) Games
5 6 (5.22%) Advertising
6 3 (2.61%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (66.96%) Developer
2 25 (21.74%) Web Developer
3 21 (18.26%) Front-End Developer
4 12 (10.43%) Production Manager
5 11 (9.57%) PHP Developer
6 10 (8.70%) Head of Technology
6 10 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 10 (8.70%) WordPress Developer
7 7 (6.09%) Designer
8 6 (5.22%) Front-End Web Developer
9 5 (4.35%) Development Manager
9 5 (4.35%) Web Manager
9 5 (4.35%) Web Development Manager
10 3 (2.61%) Drupal Developer
11 2 (1.74%) Tester
11 2 (1.74%) Senior Developer
11 2 (1.74%) .NET Developer
11 2 (1.74%) VB.NET Developer
11 2 (1.74%) Web Designer
11 2 (1.74%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (85.22%) CSS
2 96 (83.48%) HTML
3 65 (56.52%) jQuery
4 48 (41.74%) HTML5
5 38 (33.04%) Ajax
6 33 (28.70%) CSS3
7 17 (14.78%) DOM
8 16 (13.91%) XML
9 15 (13.04%) Backbone.js
9 15 (13.04%) Sass
9 15 (13.04%) AngularJS
10 11 (9.57%) JSP
10 11 (9.57%) J2EE
11 10 (8.70%) Struts
11 10 (8.70%) Semantic HTML
11 10 (8.70%) JSTL
12 9 (7.83%) LAMP
13 8 (6.96%) Flash
13 8 (6.96%) LESS
14 7 (6.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.43%) Social Media
2 10 (8.70%) Open Source
2 10 (8.70%) iPhone
3 7 (6.09%) Blog
4 6 (5.22%) Mobile Games
5 5 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.35%) Animation
6 4 (3.48%) W3C
6 4 (3.48%) Digital Media
6 4 (3.48%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.61%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.87%) Linux
2 19 (16.52%) Android
3 16 (13.91%) Windows
4 15 (13.04%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.61%) Windows Phone
5 3 (2.61%) UNIX
6 1 (0.87%) Debian
6 1 (0.87%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.57%) E-Commerce
2 31 (26.96%) Web Development
3 30 (26.09%) SEO
4 18 (15.65%) MVC
5 16 (13.91%) Digital Marketing
6 15 (13.04%) TDD
7 14 (12.17%) Time Management
8 12 (10.43%) Web Usability
8 12 (10.43%) Customer Insight
9 10 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (8.70%) Analytics
10 9 (7.83%) Content Management
11 8 (6.96%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (6.09%) BDD
12 7 (6.09%) OO
13 6 (5.22%) Progressive Enhancement
14 5 (4.35%) Online Marketing
14 5 (4.35%) OOP
14 5 (4.35%) Android Development
14 5 (4.35%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 93 (80.87%) PHP
2 88 (76.52%) JavaScript
3 25 (21.74%) Java
4 24 (20.87%) SQL
5 14 (12.17%) Python
6 11 (9.57%) Ruby
7 6 (5.22%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.22%) Objective-C
7 6 (5.22%) Scala
7 6 (5.22%) Groovy
7 6 (5.22%) PHP5
8 5 (4.35%) Clojure
8 5 (4.35%) C
9 4 (3.48%) C#
9 4 (3.48%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.61%) PHP4
10 3 (2.61%) XAML
10 3 (2.61%) Delphi
11 1 (0.87%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.87%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 26 (22.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.43%) SLA
2 10 (8.70%) ISO 9001
3 9 (7.83%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.87%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (5.22%) Plesk
2 2 (1.74%) Puppet
3 1 (0.87%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.87%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.87%) logstash
3 1 (0.87%) Kibana
3 1 (0.87%) Graylog2
3 1 (0.87%) Ansible
Vendors
1 27 (23.48%) Adobe
2 14 (12.17%) Google
3 12 (10.43%) Demandware
4 10 (8.70%) Facebook
5 9 (7.83%) Twitter
6 4 (3.48%) Zend
7 2 (1.74%) New Relic
8 1 (0.87%) Ektron
8 1 (0.87%) Spiceworks
8 1 (0.87%) Akamai
8 1 (0.87%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.87%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.87%) JBoss
8 1 (0.87%) Oracle
8 1 (0.87%) ExactTarget
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