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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 228 205 235
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +30
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 38 37 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.50% 0.52% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.36% 2.64% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 33 33 48
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
1612 1400 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 21.26% 19.61% 21.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1309 1237 1629
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Suffolk +16 13 £35,000 +34.61%
Essex +12 8 £22,500 -
Hertfordshire -23 8 £21,500 -28.33% 1
Bedfordshire -9 7 £37,500 +11.11% 2
Cambridgeshire -3 3 £35,000 +16.66% 3
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England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 52 (76.47%) PHP
2 47 (69.12%) HTML
2 47 (69.12%) CSS
3 44 (64.71%) MySQL
4 31 (45.59%) JavaScript
5 24 (35.29%) LAMP
6 23 (33.82%) CMS
6 23 (33.82%) Marketing
6 23 (33.82%) Magento
7 21 (30.88%) E-Commerce
8 20 (29.41%) jQuery
9 18 (26.47%) Drupal
9 18 (26.47%) Symfony
10 17 (25.00%) Linux
11 16 (23.53%) Adobe
11 16 (23.53%) Joomla!
11 16 (23.53%) Social Media
12 15 (22.06%) HTML5
12 15 (22.06%) Web Development
12 15 (22.06%) Apache
13 14 (20.59%) SEO
13 14 (20.59%) Web Design
13 14 (20.59%) PHP5
13 14 (20.59%) CSS3
13 14 (20.59%) Laravel
14 13 (19.12%) MVC
14 13 (19.12%) Photoshop
15 12 (17.65%) Adobe Illustrator
15 12 (17.65%) Zend
16 11 (16.18%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 23 (33.82%) CMS
2 18 (26.47%) Drupal
3 16 (23.53%) Joomla!
4 15 (22.06%) Apache
5 4 (5.88%) SugarCRM
6 2 (2.94%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Photoshop
2 12 (17.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (8.82%) InDesign
3 6 (8.82%) MS Office
4 1 (1.47%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 23 (33.82%) Magento
2 5 (7.35%) Google Analytics
3 3 (4.41%) osCommerce
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) Intranet
2 5 (7.35%) Internet
2 5 (7.35%) FTP
3 2 (2.94%) DNS
3 2 (2.94%) SSL
3 2 (2.94%) POP3
3 2 (2.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (64.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (16.18%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.24%) Subversion
3 5 (7.35%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.47%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 23 (33.82%) Marketing
2 11 (16.18%) Advertising
3 6 (8.82%) Retail
4 2 (2.94%) Publishing
5 1 (1.47%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (67.65%) Developer
2 27 (39.71%) Web Developer
3 24 (35.29%) PHP Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Designer
5 6 (8.82%) Web Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Graphic Designer
5 6 (8.82%) Software Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (7.35%) PHP Programmer
6 5 (7.35%) Marketing Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Programmer
6 5 (7.35%) Web Programmer
6 5 (7.35%) Content Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Digital Marketing Manager
7 4 (5.88%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Front-End Web Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (69.12%) CSS
1 47 (69.12%) HTML
2 24 (35.29%) LAMP
3 20 (29.41%) jQuery
4 18 (26.47%) Symfony
5 15 (22.06%) HTML5
6 14 (20.59%) CSS3
6 14 (20.59%) Laravel
7 11 (16.18%) .NET
7 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET
8 8 (11.76%) CakePHP
9 6 (8.82%) Ajax
9 6 (8.82%) XHTML
10 4 (5.88%) CodeIgniter
11 3 (4.41%) Silverlight
11 3 (4.41%) SOAP
12 2 (2.94%) XML
12 2 (2.94%) Flash
13 1 (1.47%) script.aculo.us
13 1 (1.47%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Social Media
2 7 (10.29%) Open Source
3 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.35%) Digital Media
3 5 (7.35%) Copywriting
3 5 (7.35%) Blog
4 4 (5.88%) NHS
4 4 (5.88%) Graphic Design
4 4 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.88%) User Experience
5 2 (2.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (7.35%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.88%) Windows
4 2 (2.94%) CentOS
5 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) E-Commerce
2 15 (22.06%) Web Development
3 14 (20.59%) SEO
3 14 (20.59%) Web Design
4 13 (19.12%) MVC
5 10 (14.71%) Content Management
6 9 (13.24%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (13.24%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (10.29%) OO PHP
7 7 (10.29%) Mentoring
7 7 (10.29%) OO
8 6 (8.82%) CRM
8 6 (8.82%) OOP
8 6 (8.82%) Project Management
8 6 (8.82%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.35%) Email Marketing
9 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (7.35%) Analytics
10 4 (5.88%) Line Management
10 4 (5.88%) Social Media Marketing
Programming Languages
1 52 (76.47%) PHP
2 31 (45.59%) JavaScript
3 14 (20.59%) PHP5
4 4 (5.88%) C#
4 4 (5.88%) SQL
4 4 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 4 (5.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Nagios
1 1 (1.47%) Cacti
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) Adobe
2 12 (17.65%) Zend
3 7 (10.29%) Google
3 7 (10.29%) Twitter
4 5 (7.35%) Facebook
5 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.94%) Apple
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