The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 225 229 199
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -30
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 35 35 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.47% 0.44% 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.51% 1.95% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 28 30 45
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
WordPress
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1396 1795 1597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 18.86% 22.58% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1174 1512 1409
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

WordPress
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the East of England region.

WordPress Salary Trend in the East of England

WordPress
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

WordPress Salary Histogram in the East of England

WordPress
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -4 11 £40,000 +81.81% 4
Norfolk +8 8 £29,000 +28.88% 2
Bedfordshire 0 6 £35,000 -6.66%
Suffolk -5 6 £20,500 -45.33% 1
Cambridgeshire +11 5 £29,500 -3.27% 3
Essex -8 3 £27,500 +22.22%
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 73 (91.25%) HTML
2 67 (83.75%) JavaScript
2 67 (83.75%) PHP
2 67 (83.75%) CSS
3 45 (56.25%) jQuery
4 40 (50.00%) HTML5
5 37 (46.25%) MySQL
6 36 (45.00%) Photoshop
7 31 (38.75%) CSS3
8 26 (32.50%) Adobe
9 24 (30.00%) Drupal
10 23 (28.75%) Web Development
11 22 (27.50%) CMS
12 21 (26.25%) Git (software)
13 20 (25.00%) User Experience
13 20 (25.00%) Marketing
14 19 (23.75%) E-Commerce
14 19 (23.75%) Sass
15 15 (18.75%) Magento
15 15 (18.75%) Joomla!
15 15 (18.75%) Linux
15 15 (18.75%) LAMP
16 14 (17.50%) Ajax
16 14 (17.50%) Apache
17 13 (16.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 12 (15.00%) OOP
19 11 (13.75%) XML
19 11 (13.75%) InDesign
20 10 (12.50%) Web Design
20 10 (12.50%) MVC

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 24 (30.00%) Drupal
2 22 (27.50%) CMS
3 15 (18.75%) Joomla!
4 14 (17.50%) Apache
5 8 (10.00%) Umbraco
6 6 (7.50%) nginx
7 4 (5.00%) Node.js
8 3 (3.75%) Moodle
9 1 (1.25%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 36 (45.00%) Photoshop
2 11 (13.75%) InDesign
3 7 (8.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (7.50%) Acrobat
5 5 (6.25%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (5.00%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (1.25%) PaintShop Pro
7 1 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (18.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) FTP
2 6 (7.50%) POP3
2 6 (7.50%) SMTP
2 6 (7.50%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.50%) DNS
2 6 (7.50%) SSL
2 6 (7.50%) Firewall
2 6 (7.50%) SSH
2 6 (7.50%) IMAP
3 4 (5.00%) Internet
4 3 (3.75%) SAN
5 1 (1.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (46.25%) MySQL
2 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (26.25%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.75%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.75%) Subversion
3 4 (5.00%) Grunt
4 1 (1.25%) Bitbucket
General
1 20 (25.00%) Marketing
2 5 (6.25%) Games
3 4 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.75%) Advertising
4 3 (3.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (85.00%) Developer
2 47 (58.75%) Web Developer
3 15 (18.75%) Front-End Developer
4 13 (16.25%) Junior
5 11 (13.75%) Front-End Web Developer
6 10 (12.50%) Junior Developer
6 10 (12.50%) PHP Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Graduate
7 7 (8.75%) Administrator
8 6 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (7.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (7.50%) Junior Web Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (7.50%) Designer
9 4 (5.00%) Lead Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Programmer
11 2 (2.50%) Web Designer
11 2 (2.50%) Graduate Developer
11 2 (2.50%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (91.25%) HTML
2 67 (83.75%) CSS
3 45 (56.25%) jQuery
4 40 (50.00%) HTML5
5 31 (38.75%) CSS3
6 19 (23.75%) Sass
7 15 (18.75%) LAMP
8 14 (17.50%) Ajax
9 13 (16.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (13.75%) XML
11 10 (12.50%) .NET
11 10 (12.50%) REST
12 7 (8.75%) Laravel
12 7 (8.75%) LESS
13 6 (7.50%) Alternative PHP Cache
13 6 (7.50%) JSON
14 5 (6.25%) Symfony
14 5 (6.25%) AngularJS
15 4 (5.00%) Ember.js
15 4 (5.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.00%) User Experience
2 6 (7.50%) Replication
2 6 (7.50%) Clustering
3 4 (5.00%) Xbox
4 3 (3.75%) Social Media
5 2 (2.50%) Blog
5 2 (2.50%) Photography
6 1 (1.25%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.25%) Statistics
6 1 (1.25%) Social Network
6 1 (1.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.75%) Linux
2 6 (7.50%) CentOS
3 4 (5.00%) Windows
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.75%) Web Development
2 19 (23.75%) E-Commerce
3 12 (15.00%) OOP
4 10 (12.50%) MVC
4 10 (12.50%) Web Design
5 8 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (8.75%) OO
7 6 (7.50%) Load Balancing
7 6 (7.50%) Time Management
7 6 (7.50%) Open Source
7 6 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (6.25%) OO PHP
8 5 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.00%) SEO
9 4 (5.00%) Email Marketing
9 4 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (3.75%) CRM
11 2 (2.50%) Content Management
11 2 (2.50%) Analytics
11 2 (2.50%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 67 (83.75%) JavaScript
1 67 (83.75%) PHP
2 8 (10.00%) SQL
3 7 (8.75%) C#
4 6 (7.50%) Perl
4 6 (7.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (7.50%) Sendmail
1 6 (7.50%) Varnish
1 6 (7.50%) iptables
2 3 (3.75%) Xen
2 3 (3.75%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (7.50%) Nagios
1 6 (7.50%) Cacti
1 6 (7.50%) cPanel
Vendors
1 26 (32.50%) Adobe
2 6 (7.50%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.25%) Zend
4 4 (5.00%) Google
5 1 (1.25%) Twitter
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
Hertfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care,
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Asla Travel Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum depending on relevant experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire
Rubber Cheese Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Borehamwood
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bury St Edmunds
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Knebworth
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago