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 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 355 343 373
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +30
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 770 806 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.77% 0.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.67% 3.64% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 686 680 610
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,650 £45,000 £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
20967 22130 21050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.82% 21.05% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17642 18260 17919
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 26 March 2015.

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 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
London -36 212 £40,000 - 32
South East -19 183 £35,000 - 26
North West +17 94 £30,000 +3.44% 23
South West +25 88 £32,500 +8.33% 13
Yorkshire +7 60 £27,500 -8.33% 14
West Midlands +2 55 £34,000 +25.92% 7
East of England +9 45 £27,750 +0.90% 6
East Midlands +18 23 £35,000 +27.27% 11
Midlands - 13 £37,500 -
North East -3 6 £35,000 +34.61% 2
WordPress
UK

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 1481 (84.10%) HTML
2 1440 (81.77%) CSS
3 1323 (75.13%) JavaScript
4 1251 (71.04%) PHP
5 972 (55.20%) jQuery
6 786 (44.63%) MySQL
7 737 (41.85%) HTML5
8 714 (40.55%) CMS
9 609 (34.58%) CSS3
10 490 (27.83%) Git (software)
11 482 (27.37%) MVC
12 463 (26.29%) Drupal
13 441 (25.04%) Marketing
14 361 (20.50%) Agile Software Development
15 358 (20.33%) Web Development
16 324 (18.40%) User Experience
17 320 (18.17%) Photoshop
18 312 (17.72%) OO
19 294 (16.70%) Linux
20 287 (16.30%) Magento
21 279 (15.84%) Zend
22 268 (15.22%) E-Commerce
23 253 (14.37%) Subversion
24 249 (14.14%) Symfony
25 244 (13.86%) SQL
26 239 (13.57%) Adobe
27 235 (13.34%) LAMP
28 232 (13.17%) Responsive Web Design
29 226 (12.83%) SEO
30 220 (12.49%) AngularJS

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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
1 714 (40.55%) CMS
2 463 (26.29%) Drupal
3 218 (12.38%) Joomla!
4 192 (10.90%) Apache
5 102 (5.79%) Umbraco
6 99 (5.62%) Node.js
7 55 (3.12%) IIS
8 49 (2.78%) nginx
9 37 (2.10%) concrete5
10 32 (1.82%) Tomcat
11 31 (1.76%) SharePoint
11 31 (1.76%) Sitecore CMS
12 25 (1.42%) Moodle
13 17 (0.97%) TYPO3
14 15 (0.85%) Apache Solr
15 14 (0.80%) MS Exchange
16 12 (0.68%) ExpressionEngine
17 11 (0.62%) Alfresco
18 10 (0.57%) Kentico
18 10 (0.57%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 320 (18.17%) Photoshop
2 134 (7.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 102 (5.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 46 (2.61%) InDesign
5 39 (2.21%) Fireworks
6 37 (2.10%) MS Excel
7 29 (1.65%) MS Office
8 19 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
9 17 (0.97%) Adobe After Effects
10 16 (0.91%) MS Visio
11 14 (0.80%) Acrobat
12 3 (0.17%) 3ds Max
12 3 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
12 3 (0.17%) Final Cut Pro
13 2 (0.11%) MS Project
14 1 (0.057%) CorelDRAW
14 1 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
14 1 (0.057%) GIMP
14 1 (0.057%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 287 (16.30%) Magento
2 52 (2.95%) Google Analytics
3 24 (1.36%) Shopify
4 10 (0.57%) Fredhopper
5 8 (0.45%) Zen Cart
6 4 (0.23%) Agresso
7 3 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.057%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.057%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 46 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (1.59%) GitHub
3 20 (1.14%) Office 365
4 16 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (0.80%) Amazon S3
6 9 (0.51%) PaaS
7 8 (0.45%) MailChimp
8 7 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.28%) Rackspace Cloud
10 4 (0.23%) Route 53
10 4 (0.23%) SaaS
11 3 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.11%) Basecamp
13 1 (0.057%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.057%) Trello
13 1 (0.057%) Force.com
13 1 (0.057%) Heroku
13 1 (0.057%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.057%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.057%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 34 (1.93%) Internet
2 30 (1.70%) HTTP
3 27 (1.53%) DNS
4 25 (1.42%) SSH
5 24 (1.36%) Firewall
5 24 (1.36%) Broadband
6 22 (1.25%) Intranet
7 18 (1.02%) FTP
8 16 (0.91%) TCP/IP
9 10 (0.57%) SSL
9 10 (0.57%) Telnet
10 8 (0.45%) Symposium
11 6 (0.34%) SMTP
12 5 (0.28%) VPN
12 5 (0.28%) Network Security
13 4 (0.23%) OpenVPN
13 4 (0.23%) IPsec
14 3 (0.17%) NetScreen
14 3 (0.17%) IMAP
14 3 (0.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 786 (44.63%) MySQL
2 180 (10.22%) SQL Server
3 88 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 63 (3.58%) Relational Database
4 63 (3.58%) PostgreSQL
5 39 (2.21%) NoSQL
6 31 (1.76%) RDBMS
7 28 (1.59%) Redis
8 18 (1.02%) Big Data
9 17 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (0.85%) MS Access
11 13 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 12 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (0.62%) MariaDB
14 10 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
14 10 (0.57%) RavenDB
15 9 (0.51%) Hadoop
15 9 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
16 8 (0.45%) Neo4j
16 8 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 490 (27.83%) Git (software)
2 253 (14.37%) Subversion
3 85 (4.83%) Dreamweaver
4 62 (3.52%) Jenkins
5 43 (2.44%) JIRA
6 35 (1.99%) Grunt
7 31 (1.76%) Visual Studio
8 27 (1.53%) Hudson
9 26 (1.48%) Eclipse
9 26 (1.48%) NetBeans
10 25 (1.42%) PhpStorm
11 23 (1.31%) JUnit
12 21 (1.19%) Selenium
13 20 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
14 18 (1.02%) PHPUnit
14 18 (1.02%) CruiseControl
14 18 (1.02%) Bitbucket
15 17 (0.97%) Maven
16 16 (0.91%) Behat
17 15 (0.85%) TeamCity
General
1 441 (25.04%) Marketing
2 105 (5.96%) Advertising
3 89 (5.05%) Finance
4 42 (2.39%) Publishing
4 42 (2.39%) Games
5 40 (2.27%) Retail
6 34 (1.93%) Telecoms
7 29 (1.65%) Multimedia
8 14 (0.80%) Back Office
9 12 (0.68%) Law
10 11 (0.62%) Legal
11 9 (0.51%) Automotive
12 8 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.34%) German Language
14 5 (0.28%) French Language
14 5 (0.28%) Local Government
15 4 (0.23%) Banking
15 4 (0.23%) Spanish Language
16 3 (0.17%) Electronics
17 1 (0.057%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1428 (81.09%) Developer
2 600 (34.07%) Web Developer
3 444 (25.21%) PHP Developer
4 342 (19.42%) Front-End Developer
5 169 (9.60%) Senior Developer
6 141 (8.01%) PHP Web Developer
7 139 (7.89%) Designer
8 101 (5.74%) Junior
9 93 (5.28%) WordPress Developer
10 88 (5.00%) Junior Developer
11 87 (4.94%) Web Designer
12 68 (3.86%) Front-End Web Developer
13 63 (3.58%) Senior Web Developer
14 61 (3.46%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 51 (2.90%) Senior PHP Developer
16 48 (2.73%) .NET Developer
17 40 (2.27%) Lead Developer
18 34 (1.93%) Analyst
19 33 (1.87%) LAMP Developer
20 31 (1.76%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1481 (84.10%) HTML
2 1440 (81.77%) CSS
3 972 (55.20%) jQuery
4 737 (41.85%) HTML5
5 609 (34.58%) CSS3
6 249 (14.14%) Symfony
7 235 (13.34%) LAMP
8 220 (12.49%) AngularJS
9 202 (11.47%) .NET
10 189 (10.73%) Ajax
11 174 (9.88%) Sass
12 170 (9.65%) XML
13 152 (8.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 125 (7.10%) LESS
14 125 (7.10%) Web Services
15 119 (6.76%) Backbone.js
16 110 (6.25%) CakePHP
17 107 (6.08%) JSON
18 106 (6.02%) ASP.NET
19 103 (5.85%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 324 (18.40%) User Experience
2 157 (8.92%) Social Media
3 120 (6.81%) Mobile App
4 102 (5.79%) Open Source
5 76 (4.32%) Graphic Design
6 65 (3.69%) W3C
7 45 (2.56%) Computer Science
8 40 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
9 35 (1.99%) Photography
10 33 (1.87%) Digital Media
11 32 (1.82%) Blog
12 22 (1.25%) Algorithms
13 21 (1.19%) Video Editing
13 21 (1.19%) Statistics
14 20 (1.14%) Social Network
15 18 (1.02%) Data Structures
16 16 (0.91%) iPad
16 16 (0.91%) Animation
17 13 (0.74%) Replication
17 13 (0.74%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 294 (16.70%) Linux
2 113 (6.42%) Windows
3 66 (3.75%) Android
4 60 (3.41%) Apple iOS
5 42 (2.39%) UNIX
6 27 (1.53%) CentOS
7 25 (1.42%) Ubuntu
8 14 (0.80%) Mac OS X
9 11 (0.62%) Windows Phone
10 9 (0.51%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.40%) openSUSE
12 6 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.17%) Mac OS X Server
13 3 (0.17%) AIX
13 3 (0.17%) Solaris
14 2 (0.11%) Debian
14 2 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (27.37%) MVC
2 361 (20.50%) Agile Software Development
3 358 (20.33%) Web Development
4 312 (17.72%) OO
5 268 (15.22%) E-Commerce
6 232 (13.17%) Responsive Web Design
7 226 (12.83%) SEO
8 213 (12.10%) Web Design
9 208 (11.81%) OOP
10 195 (11.07%) OO PHP
11 129 (7.33%) TDD
12 124 (7.04%) Analytics
13 122 (6.93%) Content Management
14 115 (6.53%) Scrum
15 99 (5.62%) Digital Marketing
16 86 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
17 74 (4.20%) Project Management
18 66 (3.75%) CRM
19 61 (3.46%) Email Marketing
20 60 (3.41%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1323 (75.13%) JavaScript
2 1251 (71.04%) PHP
3 244 (13.86%) SQL
4 150 (8.52%) PHP5
5 133 (7.55%) C#
6 111 (6.30%) Java
7 60 (3.41%) Ruby
8 50 (2.84%) Python
9 31 (1.76%) Perl
10 26 (1.48%) Bash Shell
11 24 (1.36%) ActionScript
12 21 (1.19%) C++
13 18 (1.02%) C
14 17 (0.97%) T-SQL
14 17 (0.97%) VB
15 13 (0.74%) ActionScript 3.0
16 8 (0.45%) PowerShell
16 8 (0.45%) VB.NET
17 6 (0.34%) VBScript
18 5 (0.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 179 (10.16%) Degree
2 2 (0.11%) EnCE
2 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.057%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.057%) MCP
3 1 (0.057%) MCSE
3 1 (0.057%) MCSA
3 1 (0.057%) PhD
3 1 (0.057%) CCNA
3 1 (0.057%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (2.21%) QA
2 16 (0.91%) SLA
3 12 (0.68%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.40%) WAI
5 4 (0.23%) WCAG
6 1 (0.057%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.45%) VirtualBox
3 8 (0.45%) Docker
4 7 (0.40%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.34%) vSphere
6 4 (0.23%) Xen
7 3 (0.17%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.17%) Sendmail
7 3 (0.17%) Varnish
7 3 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.17%) iptables
Systems Management
1 31 (1.76%) Vagrant
2 22 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (1.19%) cPanel
3 21 (1.19%) Plesk
4 19 (1.08%) Puppet
5 18 (1.02%) Capistrano
6 8 (0.45%) Webmin
7 7 (0.40%) Salt
8 5 (0.28%) Ansible
8 5 (0.28%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.23%) Nagios
9 4 (0.23%) nmon
10 3 (0.17%) Cacti
11 1 (0.057%) DameWare
11 1 (0.057%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.057%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.057%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.057%) logstash
11 1 (0.057%) Kibana
11 1 (0.057%) Graylog
Vendors
1 279 (15.84%) Zend
2 239 (13.57%) Adobe
3 88 (5.00%) Twitter
4 87 (4.94%) Google
5 84 (4.77%) Microsoft
6 70 (3.98%) Facebook
7 47 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
8 43 (2.44%) Oracle
9 38 (2.16%) Sitecore
10 29 (1.65%) EPiServer
11 27 (1.53%) Eloqua
12 24 (1.36%) Red Hat
13 23 (1.31%) VMware
14 22 (1.25%) Siemens
15 19 (1.08%) Apple
16 16 (0.91%) hybris
17 13 (0.74%) Perforce
18 12 (0.68%) Xamarin
18 12 (0.68%) HubSpot
19 10 (0.57%) Red Gate
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus an extensive benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits - opps to progress
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
County Durham
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Nakama
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Novus digital recruitment limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Red Sofa London
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Nakama
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefit Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday