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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 213 222 236
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 45 50 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.62% 0.63% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.87% 3.04% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 38 49 29
Average salary £27,750 £27,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% -12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £45,500
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
1568 1643 1686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 21.54% 20.71% 20.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1232 1381 1458
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 26 March 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 26 March 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
Suffolk +6 13 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Essex -3 12 £29,000 +5.45% 2
Hertfordshire -5 7 £45,000 +71.42% 1
Bedfordshire - 7 £30,000 - 1
Norfolk +5 4 £27,500 +14.58%
Cambridgeshire +13 2 £27,500 -3.50% 1
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 74 (88.10%) HTML
2 70 (83.33%) CSS
3 68 (80.95%) JavaScript
4 67 (79.76%) PHP
5 46 (54.76%) jQuery
6 41 (48.81%) HTML5
7 35 (41.67%) MySQL
7 35 (41.67%) CMS
7 35 (41.67%) CSS3
8 34 (40.48%) Drupal
9 29 (34.52%) Photoshop
10 22 (26.19%) Web Development
11 21 (25.00%) Adobe
12 20 (23.81%) E-Commerce
13 19 (22.62%) MVC
13 19 (22.62%) Sass
14 18 (21.43%) SQL
14 18 (21.43%) Apache
15 17 (20.24%) Linux
16 16 (19.05%) Web Design
17 15 (17.86%) Marketing
17 15 (17.86%) Joomla!
17 15 (17.86%) Git (software)
18 13 (15.48%) Laravel
19 12 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 11 (13.10%) LAMP
20 11 (13.10%) Zend
20 11 (13.10%) Open Source
21 10 (11.90%) OO
21 10 (11.90%) Symfony

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 35 (41.67%) CMS
2 34 (40.48%) Drupal
3 18 (21.43%) Apache
4 15 (17.86%) Joomla!
5 5 (5.95%) Moodle
6 4 (4.76%) Node.js
7 3 (3.57%) Umbraco
7 3 (3.57%) nginx
8 2 (2.38%) IIS
9 1 (1.19%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (1.19%) concrete5
Applications
1 29 (34.52%) Photoshop
2 6 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (4.76%) InDesign
4 2 (2.38%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.19%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) GitHub
1 2 (2.38%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) FTP
2 4 (4.76%) Internet
2 4 (4.76%) SSH
3 3 (3.57%) Firewall
3 3 (3.57%) IMAP
3 3 (3.57%) POP3
3 3 (3.57%) SMTP
3 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.57%) DNS
3 3 (3.57%) SSL
3 3 (3.57%) SAN
4 2 (2.38%) HTTP
5 1 (1.19%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (41.67%) MySQL
2 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.76%) Subversion
4 2 (2.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (1.19%) Behat
5 1 (1.19%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.19%) Grunt
5 1 (1.19%) JUnit
5 1 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.19%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.19%) Hudson
General
1 15 (17.86%) Marketing
2 1 (1.19%) Advertising
2 1 (1.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 75 (89.29%) Developer
2 49 (58.33%) Web Developer
3 17 (20.24%) PHP Developer
4 14 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
5 9 (10.71%) Front-End Web Developer
5 9 (10.71%) Junior
5 9 (10.71%) Junior Developer
6 4 (4.76%) WordPress Developer
6 4 (4.76%) Lead Developer
6 4 (4.76%) Junior Web Developer
6 4 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (3.57%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (3.57%) Designer
7 3 (3.57%) Administrator
7 3 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.57%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.57%) Web Designer
7 3 (3.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.57%) Head of Social Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (88.10%) HTML
2 70 (83.33%) CSS
3 46 (54.76%) jQuery
4 41 (48.81%) HTML5
5 35 (41.67%) CSS3
6 19 (22.62%) Sass
7 13 (15.48%) Laravel
8 12 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (13.10%) LAMP
10 10 (11.90%) Symfony
11 9 (10.71%) CodeIgniter
11 9 (10.71%) Ajax
12 8 (9.52%) REST
13 6 (7.14%) XML
13 6 (7.14%) LESS
14 4 (4.76%) .NET
14 4 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
15 3 (3.57%) Flash
15 3 (3.57%) XHTML
15 3 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) Open Source
2 8 (9.52%) User Experience
3 7 (8.33%) Social Media
4 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.57%) iPad
5 3 (3.57%) Replication
5 3 (3.57%) Clustering
6 2 (2.38%) W3C
6 2 (2.38%) Graphic Design
6 2 (2.38%) Blog
7 1 (1.19%) Social Network
7 1 (1.19%) Photography
7 1 (1.19%) Copywriting
7 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.19%) BBC
7 1 (1.19%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.19%) CCTV
7 1 (1.19%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.24%) Linux
2 3 (3.57%) CentOS
3 2 (2.38%) Windows
4 1 (1.19%) Android
4 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.19%) Web Development
2 20 (23.81%) E-Commerce
3 19 (22.62%) MVC
4 16 (19.05%) Web Design
5 10 (11.90%) OO
5 10 (11.90%) OO PHP
6 7 (8.33%) OOP
6 7 (8.33%) SEO
7 6 (7.14%) Content Management
8 5 (5.95%) TDD
8 5 (5.95%) Project Management
8 5 (5.95%) Scrum
8 5 (5.95%) BDD
8 5 (5.95%) Line Management
8 5 (5.95%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (4.76%) Compatibility Testing
9 4 (4.76%) Time Management
9 4 (4.76%) B2B
9 4 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 68 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 67 (79.76%) PHP
3 18 (21.43%) SQL
4 4 (4.76%) Ruby
5 3 (3.57%) Perl
5 3 (3.57%) C#
5 3 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.19%) C++
6 1 (1.19%) Delphi
6 1 (1.19%) Java
6 1 (1.19%) XPath
6 1 (1.19%) PHP5
6 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.19%) VBScript
6 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.19%) Python
6 1 (1.19%) XQuery
6 1 (1.19%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (1.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Xen
1 3 (3.57%) Sendmail
1 3 (3.57%) Varnish
1 3 (3.57%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) Nagios
1 3 (3.57%) Cacti
1 3 (3.57%) cPanel
Vendors
1 21 (25.00%) Adobe
2 11 (13.10%) Zend
3 7 (8.33%) Twitter
4 4 (4.76%) Apple
4 4 (4.76%) Google
5 3 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.19%) ExactTarget
6 1 (1.19%) Sitecore
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