The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 327 357 436
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +79
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 861 704 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.81% 0.70% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.89% 3.47% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 727 623 500
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
WordPress
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
22131 20314 22746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.74% 20.32% 20.52%
Number of salaries quoted 18233 17414 19579
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in England

WordPress
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the England region.

WordPress Salary Trend in England

WordPress
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

WordPress Salary Histogram in England

WordPress
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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
London 0 325 £42,500 +6.25% 39
South East +21 149 £32,500 -2.25% 14
North West +46 141 £32,500 +18.18% 25
Yorkshire -30 69 £31,250 +9.64% 14
West Midlands +16 59 £32,500 +22.64% 9
South West -22 45 £32,500 +8.33% 4
East of England +2 40 £35,000 +19.65% 7
East Midlands -19 26 £31,000 -1.58% 12
North East -1 9 £27,500 - 1
Midlands - 9 - -
WordPress
UK

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 1460 (81.75%) HTML
2 1446 (80.96%) CSS
3 1323 (74.08%) PHP
4 1306 (73.12%) JavaScript
5 916 (51.29%) jQuery
6 832 (46.58%) MySQL
7 695 (38.91%) CMS
8 656 (36.73%) HTML5
9 565 (31.63%) CSS3
10 461 (25.81%) Git (software)
11 456 (25.53%) Drupal
11 456 (25.53%) Marketing
12 361 (20.21%) Magento
12 361 (20.21%) E-Commerce
13 360 (20.16%) MVC
14 359 (20.10%) SEO
15 336 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
16 316 (17.69%) Linux
17 311 (17.41%) Photoshop
18 273 (15.29%) Web Development
19 268 (15.01%) SQL
20 253 (14.17%) OO
21 247 (13.83%) Subversion
22 246 (13.77%) .NET
23 245 (13.72%) User Experience
24 241 (13.49%) LAMP
25 237 (13.27%) Zend
26 232 (12.99%) Joomla!
27 230 (12.88%) Ajax
28 229 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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
1 695 (38.91%) CMS
2 456 (25.53%) Drupal
3 232 (12.99%) Joomla!
4 208 (11.65%) Apache
5 108 (6.05%) Node.js
6 84 (4.70%) Umbraco
7 72 (4.03%) IIS
8 59 (3.30%) Sitecore CMS
9 49 (2.74%) SharePoint
10 46 (2.58%) Tomcat
11 36 (2.02%) nginx
12 31 (1.74%) ExpressionEngine
13 29 (1.62%) NServiceBus
14 27 (1.51%) concrete5
15 18 (1.01%) WebSphere
16 17 (0.95%) Facebook Platform
17 14 (0.78%) Confluence
18 13 (0.73%) Moodle
19 11 (0.62%) SilverStripe
20 9 (0.50%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 311 (17.41%) Photoshop
2 159 (8.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 40 (2.24%) MS Excel
4 39 (2.18%) Fireworks
5 37 (2.07%) MS Office
6 24 (1.34%) MS Visio
7 20 (1.12%) InDesign
8 7 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (0.34%) Adobe After Effects
10 5 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.17%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.11%) QuarkXPress
13 1 (0.056%) CINEMA 4D
13 1 (0.056%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 361 (20.21%) Magento
2 84 (4.70%) Google Analytics
3 41 (2.30%) Shopify
4 13 (0.73%) WebTrends
5 12 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.28%) osCommerce
7 4 (0.22%) Agresso
8 3 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.056%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.056%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.056%) SalesLogix
9 1 (0.056%) Line 500
9 1 (0.056%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 70 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
4 26 (1.46%) Amazon S3
5 18 (1.01%) GitHub
6 17 (0.95%) Amazon ELB
6 17 (0.95%) Office 365
6 17 (0.95%) SaaS
7 14 (0.78%) Rackspace Cloud
8 12 (0.67%) MailChimp
9 6 (0.34%) CloudFront
9 6 (0.34%) Route 53
10 4 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.17%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.17%) Basecamp
12 2 (0.11%) Heroku
12 2 (0.11%) Trello
12 2 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.056%) CheetahMail
13 1 (0.056%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 67 (3.75%) Intranet
2 56 (3.14%) DNS
3 35 (1.96%) HTTP
4 31 (1.74%) Internet
5 28 (1.57%) SSH
6 25 (1.40%) SSL
7 23 (1.29%) TCP/IP
8 13 (0.73%) FTP
9 7 (0.39%) SMTP
9 7 (0.39%) LAN
10 6 (0.34%) Network Security
10 6 (0.34%) POP3
10 6 (0.34%) Broadband
10 6 (0.34%) Firewall
11 5 (0.28%) Wireless
11 5 (0.28%) WAN
11 5 (0.28%) SAN
11 5 (0.28%) VPN
11 5 (0.28%) VLAN
12 4 (0.22%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 832 (46.58%) MySQL
2 158 (8.85%) SQL Server
3 94 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 88 (4.93%) NoSQL
5 78 (4.37%) Relational Database
6 52 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
7 41 (2.30%) Redis
8 38 (2.13%) RavenDB
9 34 (1.90%) RDBMS
10 30 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
11 29 (1.62%) Azure SQL Database
12 22 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 18 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
14 16 (0.90%) MS Access
15 12 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
16 10 (0.56%) Big Data
17 7 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 6 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
19 5 (0.28%) MariaDB
20 3 (0.17%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 461 (25.81%) Git (software)
2 247 (13.83%) Subversion
3 74 (4.14%) Jenkins
4 63 (3.53%) JIRA
5 55 (3.08%) PHPUnit
6 52 (2.91%) Hudson
7 47 (2.63%) Dreamweaver
8 39 (2.18%) CruiseControl
9 38 (2.13%) Grunt
10 36 (2.02%) Visual Studio
11 33 (1.85%) TeamCity
12 31 (1.74%) Jasmine
13 29 (1.62%) ReSharper
13 29 (1.62%) NCrunch
14 26 (1.46%) Maven
15 25 (1.40%) Cucumber
16 21 (1.18%) JUnit
16 21 (1.18%) Selenium
17 17 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
18 16 (0.90%) Behat
General
1 456 (25.53%) Marketing
2 153 (8.57%) Finance
3 77 (4.31%) Retail
3 77 (4.31%) Advertising
4 52 (2.91%) Publishing
5 37 (2.07%) Games
6 31 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 20 (1.12%) Banking
8 15 (0.84%) Financial Institution
8 15 (0.84%) Automotive
9 14 (0.78%) Legal
10 11 (0.62%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.22%) French Language
11 4 (0.22%) German Language
11 4 (0.22%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.22%) Billing
11 4 (0.22%) Interactive Media
11 4 (0.22%) Local Government
12 3 (0.17%) Electronics
12 3 (0.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1412 (79.06%) Developer
2 584 (32.70%) Web Developer
3 490 (27.44%) PHP Developer
4 266 (14.89%) Front-End Developer
5 158 (8.85%) Senior Developer
6 127 (7.11%) Designer
7 117 (6.55%) Junior
8 106 (5.94%) PHP Web Developer
9 90 (5.04%) Junior Developer
10 84 (4.70%) Front-End Web Developer
11 70 (3.92%) Web Designer
12 69 (3.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 67 (3.75%) WordPress Developer
14 59 (3.30%) .NET Developer
15 55 (3.08%) Senior Web Developer
16 53 (2.97%) Junior Web Developer
17 48 (2.69%) C# Developer
18 46 (2.58%) Lead Developer
19 44 (2.46%) Senior PHP Developer
20 40 (2.24%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1460 (81.75%) HTML
2 1446 (80.96%) CSS
3 916 (51.29%) jQuery
4 656 (36.73%) HTML5
5 565 (31.63%) CSS3
6 246 (13.77%) .NET
7 241 (13.49%) LAMP
8 230 (12.88%) Ajax
9 187 (10.47%) Symfony
10 174 (9.74%) Web Services
10 174 (9.74%) Sass
11 163 (9.13%) Backbone.js
12 154 (8.62%) XHTML
13 153 (8.57%) ASP.NET
14 150 (8.40%) XML
15 141 (7.89%) AngularJS
16 122 (6.83%) RESTful
17 111 (6.22%) LESS
18 106 (5.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 98 (5.49%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 245 (13.72%) User Experience
2 201 (11.25%) Social Media
3 182 (10.19%) Open Source
4 135 (7.56%) Mobile App
5 78 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
6 63 (3.53%) Computer Science
7 56 (3.14%) Blog
7 56 (3.14%) Graphic Design
7 56 (3.14%) W3C
8 34 (1.90%) Animation
9 33 (1.85%) Digital Media
10 20 (1.12%) Management Information System
11 17 (0.95%) Replication
11 17 (0.95%) FMCG
12 16 (0.90%) NHS
13 13 (0.73%) iPhone
14 10 (0.56%) Copywriting
14 10 (0.56%) Social Network
14 10 (0.56%) Smartphone
14 10 (0.56%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 316 (17.69%) Linux
2 158 (8.85%) Windows
3 139 (7.78%) Apple iOS
4 133 (7.45%) Android
5 39 (2.18%) UNIX
6 37 (2.07%) CentOS
7 29 (1.62%) Ubuntu
7 29 (1.62%) Windows Phone
8 16 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (0.67%) Fedora
10 9 (0.50%) Debian
10 9 (0.50%) Mac OS X
11 8 (0.45%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.45%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.22%) FreeBSD
13 3 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.056%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.056%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (20.21%) E-Commerce
2 360 (20.16%) MVC
3 359 (20.10%) SEO
4 336 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
5 273 (15.29%) Web Development
6 253 (14.17%) OO
7 229 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
8 183 (10.25%) OOP
9 176 (9.85%) Web Design
10 164 (9.18%) Content Management
11 152 (8.51%) TDD
12 145 (8.12%) Continuous Integration
13 144 (8.06%) Analytics
14 140 (7.84%) Digital Marketing
15 121 (6.77%) OO PHP
16 118 (6.61%) Scrum
17 106 (5.94%) BDD
18 75 (4.20%) Project Management
19 67 (3.75%) Mobile Application Development
20 66 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1323 (74.08%) PHP
2 1306 (73.12%) JavaScript
3 268 (15.01%) SQL
4 165 (9.24%) C#
5 163 (9.13%) Java
6 143 (8.01%) PHP5
7 94 (5.26%) Ruby
8 81 (4.54%) Python
9 37 (2.07%) ActionScript
10 29 (1.62%) Shell Script
11 22 (1.23%) VB
12 20 (1.12%) Objective-C
13 19 (1.06%) ActionScript 3.0
14 16 (0.90%) T-SQL
14 16 (0.90%) Perl
15 13 (0.73%) PHP4
16 11 (0.62%) Bash Shell
17 10 (0.56%) C
17 10 (0.56%) C++
17 10 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 169 (9.46%) Degree
2 4 (0.22%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.17%) HND
3 3 (0.17%) MySQL Certification
4 2 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.11%) PhD
4 2 (0.11%) MBA
5 1 (0.056%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.056%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.056%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.24%) QA
2 29 (1.62%) ISO 9001
3 15 (0.84%) SLA
4 4 (0.22%) WAI
5 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.056%) WCAG
System Software
1 21 (1.18%) Varnish
2 20 (1.12%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.34%) Shibboleth
4 5 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (0.22%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.22%) vSphere
6 2 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.056%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 23 (1.29%) Vagrant
1 23 (1.29%) Puppet
2 21 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (0.73%) Plesk
4 9 (0.50%) Capistrano
5 5 (0.28%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.28%) ZABBIX
5 5 (0.28%) HAProxy
6 4 (0.22%) WSUS
7 2 (0.11%) Nagios
8 1 (0.056%) Cacti
8 1 (0.056%) Kibana
8 1 (0.056%) Graylog2
8 1 (0.056%) logstash
8 1 (0.056%) Ansible
Vendors
1 237 (13.27%) Zend
2 192 (10.75%) Adobe
3 160 (8.96%) Google
4 104 (5.82%) Facebook
5 101 (5.66%) Twitter
6 77 (4.31%) Microsoft
7 66 (3.70%) Sitecore
8 29 (1.62%) Xamarin
8 29 (1.62%) Red Gate
9 28 (1.57%) EPiServer
10 20 (1.12%) Rackspace
10 20 (1.12%) Oracle
11 19 (1.06%) VMware
12 18 (1.01%) Siemens
13 16 (0.90%) Red Hat
14 13 (0.73%) SAP
14 13 (0.73%) ATG
15 12 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
16 11 (0.62%) Cisco
16 11 (0.62%) JD Edwards
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £64,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + 28 day holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £55000 per annum - Training / Benefits / Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago