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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 237 249 206
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -43
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 31 28 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.40% 0.34% 0.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.06% 1.53% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 53
Average salary £34,500 £30,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
1506 1830 1663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.40% 21.99% 20.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1222 1558 1484
Average salary £43,900 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.09% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Norfolk +8 9 £35,000 +55.55% 3
Bedfordshire - 8 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire -3 7 £35,000 +15.70% 2
Essex +10 6 £27,500 +22.22% 1
Cambridgeshire +19 5 £34,500 +13.11% 5
Suffolk -8 1 £27,500 -21.42%
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 71 (93.42%) HTML
2 66 (86.84%) JavaScript
3 65 (85.53%) CSS
4 60 (78.95%) PHP
5 44 (57.89%) jQuery
6 38 (50.00%) HTML5
7 36 (47.37%) MySQL
8 34 (44.74%) CSS3
9 33 (43.42%) Photoshop
10 27 (35.53%) CMS
11 25 (32.89%) Adobe
12 23 (30.26%) Marketing
12 23 (30.26%) Web Development
13 22 (28.95%) Drupal
14 21 (27.63%) Git (software)
15 19 (25.00%) Sass
16 18 (23.68%) User Experience
16 18 (23.68%) E-Commerce
17 16 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 15 (19.74%) MVC
19 14 (18.42%) Web Design
19 14 (18.42%) Joomla!
20 13 (17.11%) Apache
20 13 (17.11%) Linux
21 12 (15.79%) OOP
21 12 (15.79%) LAMP
22 11 (14.47%) Magento
22 11 (14.47%) SQL
23 10 (13.16%) .NET
23 10 (13.16%) InDesign

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 27 (35.53%) CMS
2 22 (28.95%) Drupal
3 14 (18.42%) Joomla!
4 13 (17.11%) Apache
5 7 (9.21%) Umbraco
6 3 (3.95%) nginx
6 3 (3.95%) Moodle
6 3 (3.95%) Node.js
7 1 (1.32%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (43.42%) Photoshop
2 10 (13.16%) InDesign
3 6 (7.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (6.58%) Acrobat
5 4 (5.26%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (3.95%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (3.95%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (1.32%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 11 (14.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) MailChimp
2 1 (1.32%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) Internet
2 5 (6.58%) FTP
3 3 (3.95%) POP3
3 3 (3.95%) SMTP
3 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.95%) DNS
3 3 (3.95%) SSL
3 3 (3.95%) SAN
3 3 (3.95%) Firewall
3 3 (3.95%) SSH
3 3 (3.95%) IMAP
4 2 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (47.37%) MySQL
2 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (27.63%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 7 (9.21%) Subversion
4 4 (5.26%) Grunt
5 1 (1.32%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.32%) Bitbucket
General
1 23 (30.26%) Marketing
2 4 (5.26%) Games
3 3 (3.95%) Retail
3 3 (3.95%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.95%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 69 (90.79%) Developer
2 45 (59.21%) Web Developer
3 16 (21.05%) Front-End Developer
4 12 (15.79%) Front-End Web Developer
4 12 (15.79%) PHP Developer
5 11 (14.47%) Junior
6 9 (11.84%) Junior Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Designer
8 5 (6.58%) Junior Web Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Lead Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Administrator
10 3 (3.95%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.95%) Programmer
10 3 (3.95%) Web Designer
10 3 (3.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.95%) Linux Administrator
10 3 (3.95%) Full Stack Developer
11 2 (2.63%) Junior PHP Developer
11 2 (2.63%) CSS Developer
11 2 (2.63%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (93.42%) HTML
2 65 (85.53%) CSS
3 44 (57.89%) jQuery
4 38 (50.00%) HTML5
5 34 (44.74%) CSS3
6 19 (25.00%) Sass
7 16 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (15.79%) LAMP
9 10 (13.16%) REST
9 10 (13.16%) .NET
10 9 (11.84%) XML
10 9 (11.84%) Laravel
11 7 (9.21%) Ajax
11 7 (9.21%) Symfony
12 6 (7.89%) LESS
13 5 (6.58%) JSON
14 4 (5.26%) AngularJS
14 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET
15 3 (3.95%) XSLT
15 3 (3.95%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.68%) User Experience
2 3 (3.95%) Social Media
2 3 (3.95%) Xbox
2 3 (3.95%) Replication
2 3 (3.95%) Clustering
3 2 (2.63%) W3C
3 2 (2.63%) Photography
3 2 (2.63%) Blog
4 1 (1.32%) Social Network
4 1 (1.32%) Copywriting
4 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.32%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.11%) Linux
2 5 (6.58%) Windows
3 3 (3.95%) CentOS
4 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.26%) Web Development
2 18 (23.68%) E-Commerce
3 15 (19.74%) MVC
4 14 (18.42%) Web Design
5 12 (15.79%) OOP
6 9 (11.84%) OO
7 8 (10.53%) Open Source
8 7 (9.21%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (9.21%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (9.21%) OO PHP
9 4 (5.26%) Email Marketing
9 4 (5.26%) Time Management
9 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.26%) SEO
10 3 (3.95%) CRM
10 3 (3.95%) Load Balancing
10 3 (3.95%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.95%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.63%) Mobile First
11 2 (2.63%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (86.84%) JavaScript
2 60 (78.95%) PHP
3 11 (14.47%) SQL
4 8 (10.53%) C#
5 3 (3.95%) Perl
5 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Xen
1 3 (3.95%) Sendmail
1 3 (3.95%) Varnish
1 3 (3.95%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) Nagios
1 3 (3.95%) Cacti
1 3 (3.95%) cPanel
Vendors
1 25 (32.89%) Adobe
2 7 (9.21%) Zend
3 4 (5.26%) Twitter
3 4 (5.26%) Google
4 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.32%) ExactTarget
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