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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 215 233 216
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 38 38 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.53% 0.49% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.89% 2.19% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 32 35 33
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,050 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.73% +1.66%
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
1314 1732 1484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 18.22% 22.20% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1124 1436 1309
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Hertfordshire +2 15 £40,000 +63.26% 4
Cambridgeshire +17 8 £30,000 +3.44% 1
Suffolk -2 8 £20,500 -41.42% 3
Norfolk +10 5 £22,500 - 1
Bedfordshire +7 5 £40,000 +6.66%
Essex -13 2 £27,500 +22.22%
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 69 (92.00%) HTML
2 65 (86.67%) CSS
3 63 (84.00%) PHP
4 62 (82.67%) JavaScript
5 42 (56.00%) jQuery
5 42 (56.00%) HTML5
6 34 (45.33%) MySQL
6 34 (45.33%) Photoshop
7 28 (37.33%) CSS3
8 24 (32.00%) Drupal
9 23 (30.67%) Adobe
10 22 (29.33%) Web Development
11 21 (28.00%) Ajax
12 20 (26.67%) Marketing
12 20 (26.67%) E-Commerce
13 19 (25.33%) Git (software)
14 18 (24.00%) User Experience
15 16 (21.33%) Magento
15 16 (21.33%) CMS
16 15 (20.00%) Sass
17 14 (18.67%) .NET
17 14 (18.67%) XML
17 14 (18.67%) Linux
18 13 (17.33%) Joomla!
18 13 (17.33%) Apache
18 13 (17.33%) LAMP
19 11 (14.67%) C#
20 10 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 9 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
21 9 (12.00%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 24 (32.00%) Drupal
2 16 (21.33%) CMS
3 13 (17.33%) Joomla!
3 13 (17.33%) Apache
4 8 (10.67%) Umbraco
5 6 (8.00%) nginx
5 6 (8.00%) Node.js
6 3 (4.00%) Moodle
7 2 (2.67%) IIS
8 1 (1.33%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 34 (45.33%) Photoshop
2 9 (12.00%) InDesign
3 8 (10.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (9.33%) Acrobat
5 6 (8.00%) Adobe After Effects
6 5 (6.67%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (1.33%) PaintShop Pro
7 1 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (21.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) FTP
2 6 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.00%) DNS
2 6 (8.00%) SSL
2 6 (8.00%) POP3
2 6 (8.00%) SMTP
2 6 (8.00%) Firewall
2 6 (8.00%) SSH
2 6 (8.00%) IMAP
3 4 (5.33%) Internet
4 3 (4.00%) SAN
5 1 (1.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (45.33%) MySQL
2 7 (9.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (25.33%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.67%) Subversion
3 5 (6.67%) Grunt
4 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.33%) Selenium
General
1 20 (26.67%) Marketing
2 6 (8.00%) Games
3 5 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (4.00%) Advertising
4 3 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (84.00%) Developer
2 48 (64.00%) Web Developer
3 14 (18.67%) Front-End Developer
4 13 (17.33%) Junior
5 10 (13.33%) Graduate
5 10 (13.33%) Junior Developer
5 10 (13.33%) Front-End Web Developer
6 8 (10.67%) PHP Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Administrator
8 6 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (8.00%) Junior Web Developer
8 6 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (8.00%) Designer
9 4 (5.33%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Programmer
11 2 (2.67%) .NET Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Web Designer
11 2 (2.67%) PHP Web Developer
11 2 (2.67%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (92.00%) HTML
2 65 (86.67%) CSS
3 42 (56.00%) jQuery
3 42 (56.00%) HTML5
4 28 (37.33%) CSS3
5 21 (28.00%) Ajax
6 15 (20.00%) Sass
7 14 (18.67%) .NET
7 14 (18.67%) XML
8 13 (17.33%) LAMP
9 10 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (12.00%) REST
11 8 (10.67%) JSON
12 6 (8.00%) XHTML
12 6 (8.00%) XSLT
12 6 (8.00%) AngularJS
12 6 (8.00%) LESS
12 6 (8.00%) Alternative PHP Cache
13 5 (6.67%) Ember.js
13 5 (6.67%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.00%) User Experience
2 6 (8.00%) Replication
2 6 (8.00%) Clustering
3 5 (6.67%) Xbox
4 2 (2.67%) Social Media
4 2 (2.67%) Photography
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.33%) Copywriting
5 1 (1.33%) Blog
5 1 (1.33%) Social Network
5 1 (1.33%) W3C
5 1 (1.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.67%) Linux
2 6 (8.00%) CentOS
3 4 (5.33%) Windows
4 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.33%) Web Development
2 20 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 9 (12.00%) OOP
3 9 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (10.67%) MVC
4 8 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (9.33%) Web Design
6 6 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (8.00%) Time Management
6 6 (8.00%) Load Balancing
7 5 (6.67%) Email Marketing
7 5 (6.67%) OO
7 5 (6.67%) CRM
8 4 (5.33%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (4.00%) Open Source
9 3 (4.00%) SEO
9 3 (4.00%) OO PHP
10 2 (2.67%) Scrum
10 2 (2.67%) Content Management
10 2 (2.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (84.00%) PHP
2 62 (82.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (14.67%) C#
4 6 (8.00%) Perl
4 6 (8.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.33%) VB
6 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.33%) Ruby
6 1 (1.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (2.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) WAI
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.00%) Sendmail
1 6 (8.00%) Varnish
1 6 (8.00%) iptables
2 3 (4.00%) Xen
2 3 (4.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (8.00%) Nagios
1 6 (8.00%) Cacti
1 6 (8.00%) cPanel
Vendors
1 23 (30.67%) Adobe
2 6 (8.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.33%) Google
4 3 (4.00%) Zend
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £48,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago