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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
England / East of England
Rank 195 235 233
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -2
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 47 26 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.80% 0.38% 0.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.34% 2.15% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 43 25 30
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £20,400 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,400 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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
1084 1212 1452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 18.53% 17.59% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 886 991 1152
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +28 20 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Hertfordshire +11 12 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Bedfordshire +19 9 £30,000 +33.33% 1
Essex +19 5 £32,500 +91.17% 1
Norfolk -9 2 £29,500 -9.23% 1
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 81 (80.20%) CSS
2 72 (71.29%) JavaScript
3 71 (70.30%) Web Development
4 69 (68.32%) HTML
5 65 (64.36%) PHP
6 52 (51.49%) jQuery
7 42 (41.58%) MySQL
8 37 (36.63%) Front End Development
9 36 (35.64%) CMS
10 34 (33.66%) CSS3
11 33 (32.67%) Drupal
11 33 (32.67%) Git (software)
12 29 (28.71%) Web Design
13 27 (26.73%) HTML5
14 26 (25.74%) Linux
15 24 (23.76%) SEO
15 24 (23.76%) Sass
16 22 (21.78%) Marketing
17 20 (19.80%) AngularJS
18 17 (16.83%) Responsive Web Design
18 17 (16.83%) LAMP
19 15 (14.85%) Apache
19 15 (14.85%) .NET
19 15 (14.85%) User Experience
19 15 (14.85%) Magento
20 14 (13.86%) C#
20 14 (13.86%) E-Commerce
21 13 (12.87%) XML
21 13 (12.87%) Content Management
21 13 (12.87%) Degree

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (35.64%) CMS
2 33 (32.67%) Drupal
3 15 (14.85%) Apache
4 10 (9.90%) Umbraco
5 9 (8.91%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (3.96%) Joomla!
7 3 (2.97%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.98%) nginx
8 2 (1.98%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.99%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.99%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 7 (6.93%) Photoshop
2 6 (5.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (4.95%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.97%) MS Office
4 3 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.98%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.98%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 15 (14.85%) Magento
2 2 (1.98%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.92%) Google Analytics
2 6 (5.94%) GitHub
3 4 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.98%) Office 365
4 2 (1.98%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.93%) DNS
2 5 (4.95%) Internet
3 3 (2.97%) Intranet
4 2 (1.98%) DHCP
4 2 (1.98%) Firewall
4 2 (1.98%) LDAP
4 2 (1.98%) SAN
4 2 (1.98%) SSL
4 2 (1.98%) VLAN
4 2 (1.98%) VPN
4 2 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.98%) Wireless
4 2 (1.98%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (41.58%) MySQL
2 6 (5.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2000
2 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.95%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 33 (32.67%) Git (software)
2 13 (12.87%) gulp
3 6 (5.94%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.96%) Subversion
5 3 (2.97%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.98%) Buildbot
6 2 (1.98%) JIRA
6 2 (1.98%) Selenium
7 1 (0.99%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.99%) Grunt
7 1 (0.99%) RSpec
7 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (21.78%) Marketing
2 6 (5.94%) Retail
3 3 (2.97%) Banking
3 3 (2.97%) Finance
3 3 (2.97%) Legal
3 3 (2.97%) Publishing
4 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.99%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 82 (81.19%) Developer
2 43 (42.57%) Web Developer
3 23 (22.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 20 (19.80%) PHP Developer
5 19 (18.81%) WordPress Developer
6 11 (10.89%) PHP Web Developer
7 6 (5.94%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.94%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (5.94%) HTML Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Services Director
9 4 (3.96%) Google Analytics Specialist
9 4 (3.96%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Marketing Manager
9 4 (3.96%) SEO Specialist
10 3 (2.97%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (2.97%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (2.97%) HTML CSS Developer
10 3 (2.97%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (80.20%) CSS
2 69 (68.32%) HTML
3 52 (51.49%) jQuery
4 34 (33.66%) CSS3
5 27 (26.73%) HTML5
6 24 (23.76%) Sass
7 20 (19.80%) AngularJS
8 17 (16.83%) LAMP
9 15 (14.85%) .NET
10 13 (12.87%) XML
11 10 (9.90%) ASP.NET
11 10 (9.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (8.91%) Node.js
12 9 (8.91%) Ruby on Rails
12 9 (8.91%) Web Services
12 9 (8.91%) XSLT
13 8 (7.92%) Material Design
13 8 (7.92%) Material Design Lite
14 7 (6.93%) LESS
14 7 (6.93%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.85%) User Experience
2 9 (8.91%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.94%) Social Media
4 5 (4.95%) Raspberry Pi
4 5 (4.95%) Virtual Team
5 4 (3.96%) Blog
5 4 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.98%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.98%) Copywriting
7 2 (1.98%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.99%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 26 (25.74%) Linux
2 5 (4.95%) Windows
3 4 (3.96%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.98%) Android
4 2 (1.98%) CentOS
4 2 (1.98%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.98%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.98%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (70.30%) Web Development
2 37 (36.63%) Front End Development
3 29 (28.71%) Web Design
4 24 (23.76%) SEO
5 17 (16.83%) Responsive Web Design
6 14 (13.86%) E-Commerce
7 13 (12.87%) Content Management
8 11 (10.89%) Analytics
8 11 (10.89%) Digital Marketing
8 11 (10.89%) TDD
9 10 (9.90%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (9.90%) Software Engineering
10 9 (8.91%) Open Source
11 8 (7.92%) MVC
11 8 (7.92%) Wireframes
12 6 (5.94%) Time Management
13 5 (4.95%) Brand Management
13 5 (4.95%) Mobile First
13 5 (4.95%) Portfolio Management
13 5 (4.95%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (71.29%) JavaScript
2 65 (64.36%) PHP
3 14 (13.86%) C#
4 12 (11.88%) Python
4 12 (11.88%) SQL
5 9 (8.91%) Ruby
6 2 (1.98%) ActionScript
6 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.98%) Perl
6 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.98%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.99%) Java
7 1 (0.99%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.99%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 13 (12.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) WAI
2 1 (0.99%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) NFS
1 2 (1.98%) Samba
1 2 (1.98%) VMware ESX
1 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) Capistrano
1 2 (1.98%) Kibana
1 2 (1.98%) logstash
1 2 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (0.99%) cPanel
Vendors
1 12 (11.88%) Adobe
2 10 (9.90%) Google
2 10 (9.90%) Sitecore
3 7 (6.93%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.95%) Zend
5 2 (1.98%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.98%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.98%) Sun
5 2 (1.98%) VMware
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