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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 227 252 214
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -38
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 34 30 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% 0.36% 0.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.25% 1.65% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 30 26 56
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £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
1509 1820 1632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.43% 21.56% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1213 1515 1467
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,500
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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Essex +12 8 £25,000 +11.11% 2
Norfolk +7 7 £35,000 +55.55% 4
Bedfordshire - 7 £31,250 -
Hertfordshire -1 6 £37,750 +20.80% 4
Suffolk +6 5 £27,500 -8.33%
Cambridgeshire +8 3 £34,500 +13.11% 2
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 62 (92.54%) HTML
2 59 (88.06%) JavaScript
3 56 (83.58%) CSS
4 55 (82.09%) PHP
5 40 (59.70%) jQuery
6 35 (52.24%) HTML5
7 31 (46.27%) MySQL
8 30 (44.78%) CSS3
9 27 (40.30%) Photoshop
10 26 (38.81%) CMS
11 22 (32.84%) Adobe
12 21 (31.34%) Drupal
13 20 (29.85%) Web Development
14 18 (26.87%) Sass
15 16 (23.88%) Git (software)
15 16 (23.88%) Marketing
15 16 (23.88%) E-Commerce
16 15 (22.39%) MVC
16 15 (22.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 14 (20.90%) Joomla!
17 14 (20.90%) Apache
17 14 (20.90%) User Experience
18 13 (19.40%) Web Design
19 12 (17.91%) LAMP
20 11 (16.42%) Linux
20 11 (16.42%) SQL
21 9 (13.43%) OOP
21 9 (13.43%) Magento
21 9 (13.43%) REST
22 8 (11.94%) Laravel

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 26 (38.81%) CMS
2 21 (31.34%) Drupal
3 14 (20.90%) Joomla!
3 14 (20.90%) Apache
4 3 (4.48%) nginx
4 3 (4.48%) Moodle
5 2 (2.99%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.49%) Node.js
6 1 (1.49%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 27 (40.30%) Photoshop
2 7 (10.45%) InDesign
3 3 (4.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (4.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (2.99%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.49%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 9 (13.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) MailChimp
2 1 (1.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) Internet
2 5 (7.46%) FTP
3 4 (5.97%) SSH
4 3 (4.48%) IMAP
4 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.48%) POP3
4 3 (4.48%) SMTP
4 3 (4.48%) DNS
4 3 (4.48%) SSL
4 3 (4.48%) SAN
4 3 (4.48%) Firewall
5 2 (2.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (46.27%) MySQL
2 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (23.88%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.97%) Subversion
4 1 (1.49%) Grunt
4 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.49%) Dreamweaver
General
1 16 (23.88%) Marketing
2 3 (4.48%) Retail
3 2 (2.99%) Advertising
4 1 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 62 (92.54%) Developer
2 41 (61.19%) Web Developer
3 13 (19.40%) Front-End Developer
4 11 (16.42%) PHP Developer
5 9 (13.43%) Junior
5 9 (13.43%) Front-End Web Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Junior Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Designer
7 5 (7.46%) Lead Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Administrator
8 4 (5.97%) Junior Web Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (4.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.48%) Web Designer
9 3 (4.48%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.99%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Programmer
10 2 (2.99%) HTML Developer
10 2 (2.99%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (92.54%) HTML
2 56 (83.58%) CSS
3 40 (59.70%) jQuery
4 35 (52.24%) HTML5
5 30 (44.78%) CSS3
6 18 (26.87%) Sass
7 15 (22.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (17.91%) LAMP
9 9 (13.43%) REST
10 8 (11.94%) Laravel
11 7 (10.45%) Symfony
12 5 (7.46%) LESS
12 5 (7.46%) XML
13 4 (5.97%) .NET
13 4 (5.97%) CodeIgniter
13 4 (5.97%) Ajax
14 3 (4.48%) Alternative PHP Cache
15 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
15 2 (2.99%) JSON
16 1 (1.49%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) User Experience
2 3 (4.48%) Social Media
2 3 (4.48%) Replication
2 3 (4.48%) Clustering
3 2 (2.99%) W3C
3 2 (2.99%) Blog
3 2 (2.99%) Photography
4 1 (1.49%) Statistics
4 1 (1.49%) Social Network
4 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.42%) Linux
2 3 (4.48%) CentOS
3 2 (2.99%) Windows
4 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.85%) Web Development
2 16 (23.88%) E-Commerce
3 15 (22.39%) MVC
4 13 (19.40%) Web Design
5 9 (13.43%) OOP
6 8 (11.94%) Open Source
7 7 (10.45%) OO
7 7 (10.45%) OO PHP
8 6 (8.96%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (5.97%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (5.97%) Time Management
10 3 (4.48%) Load Balancing
10 3 (4.48%) SEO
10 3 (4.48%) CRM
10 3 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (4.48%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.99%) Line Management
11 2 (2.99%) Project Management
12 1 (1.49%) Project Planning
12 1 (1.49%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (88.06%) JavaScript
2 55 (82.09%) PHP
3 11 (16.42%) SQL
4 4 (5.97%) C#
5 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.48%) Perl
6 1 (1.49%) Ruby
6 1 (1.49%) PHP5
6 1 (1.49%) Java
6 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Xen
1 3 (4.48%) Sendmail
1 3 (4.48%) Varnish
1 3 (4.48%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Cacti
1 3 (4.48%) Nagios
1 3 (4.48%) cPanel
Vendors
1 22 (32.84%) Adobe
2 7 (10.45%) Zend
3 4 (5.97%) Twitter
4 3 (4.48%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.49%) Google
5 1 (1.49%) ExactTarget
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