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 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 214 217 239
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +22
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 39 39 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.49% 0.53% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.26% 2.66% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 36 34 37
Average salary £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
1726 1466 1956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 21.84% 20.07% 21.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1433 1293 1625
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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
Essex - 11 £22,500 -
Suffolk +13 10 £35,000 +27.27%
Hertfordshire -14 10 £24,500 -12.50%
Bedfordshire -10 4 £37,500 +41.50%
Norfolk +8 3 £22,500 -25.00%
Cambridgeshire -4 3 £29,000 -3.33% 3
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England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 59 (80.82%) PHP
2 53 (72.60%) HTML
3 52 (71.23%) CSS
4 47 (64.38%) MySQL
5 39 (53.42%) JavaScript
6 28 (38.36%) CMS
7 27 (36.99%) E-Commerce
8 25 (34.25%) LAMP
8 25 (34.25%) Marketing
9 24 (32.88%) Magento
10 22 (30.14%) jQuery
11 20 (27.40%) HTML5
11 20 (27.40%) CSS3
12 19 (26.03%) Drupal
12 19 (26.03%) Symfony
12 19 (26.03%) SEO
13 18 (24.66%) Joomla!
14 17 (23.29%) Web Development
14 17 (23.29%) Git (software)
14 17 (23.29%) Adobe
15 16 (21.92%) Linux
15 16 (21.92%) Web Design
16 15 (20.55%) Apache
16 15 (20.55%) Photoshop
16 15 (20.55%) Social Media
16 15 (20.55%) Content Management
16 15 (20.55%) Laravel
17 13 (17.81%) Google
17 13 (17.81%) MVC
18 12 (16.44%) Adobe Illustrator

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 28 (38.36%) CMS
2 19 (26.03%) Drupal
3 18 (24.66%) Joomla!
4 15 (20.55%) Apache
5 4 (5.48%) SilverStripe
5 4 (5.48%) SugarCRM
6 2 (2.74%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.37%) Node.js
7 1 (1.37%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (20.55%) Photoshop
2 12 (16.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (9.59%) MS Office
4 6 (8.22%) InDesign
5 2 (2.74%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (32.88%) Magento
2 10 (13.70%) Google Analytics
3 3 (4.11%) Shopify
3 3 (4.11%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) Intranet
2 5 (6.85%) Internet
2 5 (6.85%) FTP
3 2 (2.74%) POP3
3 2 (2.74%) SMTP
3 2 (2.74%) DNS
3 2 (2.74%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (64.38%) MySQL
2 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (23.29%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.07%) Subversion
3 5 (6.85%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.37%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 25 (34.25%) Marketing
2 12 (16.44%) Advertising
3 7 (9.59%) Retail
4 3 (4.11%) Finance
5 2 (2.74%) Publishing
6 1 (1.37%) Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (68.49%) Developer
2 31 (42.47%) Web Developer
3 23 (31.51%) PHP Developer
4 8 (10.96%) PHP Web Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Designer
5 7 (9.59%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Programmer
6 6 (8.22%) Web Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Graphic Designer
6 6 (8.22%) Software Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) PHP Programmer
6 6 (8.22%) Web Programmer
7 5 (6.85%) Marketing Manager
7 5 (6.85%) Digital Marketing Manager
7 5 (6.85%) Content Manager
8 4 (5.48%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.48%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Front-End Web Developer
8 4 (5.48%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (72.60%) HTML
2 52 (71.23%) CSS
3 25 (34.25%) LAMP
4 22 (30.14%) jQuery
5 20 (27.40%) HTML5
5 20 (27.40%) CSS3
6 19 (26.03%) Symfony
7 15 (20.55%) Laravel
8 10 (13.70%) CakePHP
9 9 (12.33%) Ajax
9 9 (12.33%) XHTML
10 8 (10.96%) .NET
10 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET
11 5 (6.85%) CodeIgniter
11 5 (6.85%) Flash
12 4 (5.48%) SOAP
13 3 (4.11%) Silverlight
14 2 (2.74%) script.aculo.us
14 2 (2.74%) Ruby on Rails
15 1 (1.37%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.55%) Social Media
2 7 (9.59%) Mobile App
2 7 (9.59%) Digital Media
3 6 (8.22%) Open Source
3 6 (8.22%) Copywriting
4 5 (6.85%) Blog
5 4 (5.48%) NHS
5 4 (5.48%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.37%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.92%) Linux
2 7 (9.59%) Apple iOS
3 5 (6.85%) Windows
4 3 (4.11%) Android
4 3 (4.11%) UNIX
5 2 (2.74%) CentOS
6 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.99%) E-Commerce
2 19 (26.03%) SEO
3 17 (23.29%) Web Development
4 16 (21.92%) Web Design
5 15 (20.55%) Content Management
6 13 (17.81%) MVC
7 11 (15.07%) Responsive Web Design
8 10 (13.70%) Analytics
9 9 (12.33%) Digital Marketing
9 9 (12.33%) OO
10 7 (9.59%) OOP
11 6 (8.22%) OO PHP
11 6 (8.22%) Project Management
11 6 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (8.22%) Software Engineering
12 5 (6.85%) Email Marketing
13 4 (5.48%) CRM
13 4 (5.48%) Pay per click
13 4 (5.48%) Social Media Marketing
14 2 (2.74%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 59 (80.82%) PHP
2 39 (53.42%) JavaScript
3 12 (16.44%) PHP5
4 5 (6.85%) Ruby
5 4 (5.48%) C#
5 4 (5.48%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.48%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Cacti
1 1 (1.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (23.29%) Adobe
2 13 (17.81%) Google
3 12 (16.44%) Zend
4 6 (8.22%) Facebook
4 6 (8.22%) Twitter
5 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Bristow Holland
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