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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 339 327 364
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +37
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 854 892 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.83% 0.82% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.11% 3.93% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 686 741 598
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.27% +1.66%
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
20777 22683 20567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.11% 20.92% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 17469 18655 17591
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -35 255 £40,000 -5.88% 39
South East +19 193 £35,000 +7.69% 30
North West +12 156 £31,500 -3.07% 27
West Midlands -1 72 £27,500 -12.69% 14
Yorkshire +16 70 £30,000 - 14
South West -24 47 £27,500 -9.09% 6
East of England +5 40 £35,000 +20.68% 6
East Midlands -3 28 £26,000 -13.33% 14
North East -7 2 £27,500 +0.91% 5
Midlands -16 2 £25,000 -
WordPress
UK

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1285 (86.77%) HTML
2 1231 (83.12%) CSS
3 1130 (76.30%) PHP
4 1050 (70.90%) JavaScript
5 768 (51.86%) jQuery
6 691 (46.66%) MySQL
7 649 (43.82%) HTML5
8 568 (38.35%) CMS
9 510 (34.44%) CSS3
10 427 (28.83%) Git (software)
11 403 (27.21%) Marketing
12 352 (23.77%) Drupal
13 307 (20.73%) Web Development
14 286 (19.31%) Agile Software Development
15 284 (19.18%) MVC
16 254 (17.15%) SEO
17 238 (16.07%) E-Commerce
18 233 (15.73%) Magento
19 227 (15.33%) Linux
20 222 (14.99%) Photoshop
21 221 (14.92%) Adobe
22 214 (14.45%) User Experience
23 203 (13.71%) Subversion
24 201 (13.57%) AngularJS
25 199 (13.44%) LAMP
26 188 (12.69%) Sass
27 184 (12.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
28 179 (12.09%) Responsive Web Design
29 173 (11.68%) Ajax
30 170 (11.48%) Joomla!

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 568 (38.35%) CMS
2 352 (23.77%) Drupal
3 170 (11.48%) Joomla!
4 147 (9.93%) Apache
5 114 (7.70%) Node.js
6 49 (3.31%) SharePoint
7 44 (2.97%) Umbraco
8 39 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
9 33 (2.23%) Kentico
10 23 (1.55%) concrete5
10 23 (1.55%) WebSphere
11 21 (1.42%) nginx
11 21 (1.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 16 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
12 16 (1.08%) Moodle
13 14 (0.95%) IIS
13 14 (0.95%) Tomcat
14 12 (0.81%) Liferay
15 10 (0.68%) Alfresco
15 10 (0.68%) Movable Type
Applications
1 222 (14.99%) Photoshop
2 94 (6.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 82 (5.54%) Adobe Illustrator
4 38 (2.57%) MS Office
5 27 (1.82%) MS Excel
6 24 (1.62%) InDesign
7 15 (1.01%) Fireworks
8 11 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (0.54%) Adobe Premiere
10 7 (0.47%) Acrobat
11 6 (0.41%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
12 2 (0.14%) GIMP
13 1 (0.068%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.068%) Edge Animate
13 1 (0.068%) PaintShop Pro
13 1 (0.068%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 233 (15.73%) Magento
2 10 (0.68%) Shopify
3 2 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.068%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 57 (3.85%) Google Analytics
2 36 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (1.28%) SaaS
4 14 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (0.81%) GitHub
6 11 (0.74%) MailChimp
7 10 (0.68%) Basecamp
8 9 (0.61%) Google Apps
9 8 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.34%) Rackspace Cloud
12 4 (0.27%) Trello
13 2 (0.14%) Silverpop
13 2 (0.14%) Sage Pay
14 1 (0.068%) Google Cloud Platform
14 1 (0.068%) Google Drive
14 1 (0.068%) Office 365
14 1 (0.068%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (4.73%) Internet
2 59 (3.98%) Intranet
3 34 (2.30%) DNS
4 27 (1.82%) SSH
5 22 (1.49%) FTP
6 16 (1.08%) HTTP
6 16 (1.08%) TCP/IP
7 15 (1.01%) SSL
7 15 (1.01%) Firewall
8 8 (0.54%) VPN
9 7 (0.47%) LAN
9 7 (0.47%) SMS
9 7 (0.47%) Wireless
10 6 (0.41%) PuTTY
10 6 (0.41%) WAN
11 5 (0.34%) POP3
11 5 (0.34%) SMTP
11 5 (0.34%) Asterisk PBX
11 5 (0.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (0.34%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 691 (46.66%) MySQL
2 80 (5.40%) SQL Server
3 49 (3.31%) MongoDB
3 49 (3.31%) Relational Database
4 40 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (1.55%) Big Data
6 20 (1.35%) NoSQL
7 11 (0.74%) Redis
8 8 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (0.34%) Oracle OLAP
11 5 (0.34%) OLAP
11 5 (0.34%) OLTP
11 5 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.27%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.20%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 427 (28.83%) Git (software)
2 203 (13.71%) Subversion
3 92 (6.21%) Grunt
4 68 (4.59%) Jenkins
5 44 (2.97%) PHPUnit
6 41 (2.77%) JIRA
7 39 (2.63%) gulp
8 36 (2.43%) Dreamweaver
9 34 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
10 30 (2.03%) Visual Studio
11 26 (1.76%) Axure RP
11 26 (1.76%) Bower
12 13 (0.88%) Bitbucket
12 13 (0.88%) Selenium
13 10 (0.68%) Maven
14 8 (0.54%) Oracle APEX
14 8 (0.54%) TeamCity
15 7 (0.47%) TortoiseSVN
15 7 (0.47%) Redmine
15 7 (0.47%) Gradle
General
1 403 (27.21%) Marketing
2 86 (5.81%) Finance
3 66 (4.46%) Advertising
4 42 (2.84%) Retail
5 41 (2.77%) Publishing
6 27 (1.82%) Games
7 23 (1.55%) Multimedia
8 16 (1.08%) Automotive
8 16 (1.08%) Telecoms
9 12 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (0.68%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.41%) Law
11 6 (0.41%) Music Industry
11 6 (0.41%) Banking
12 3 (0.20%) Back Office
12 3 (0.20%) Electronics
13 2 (0.14%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.14%) Legal
14 1 (0.068%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1234 (83.32%) Developer
2 521 (35.18%) Web Developer
3 417 (28.16%) PHP Developer
4 292 (19.72%) Front-End Developer
5 135 (9.12%) Senior Developer
6 113 (7.63%) Designer
7 104 (7.02%) Front-End Web Developer
8 90 (6.08%) PHP Web Developer
9 81 (5.47%) Junior
10 77 (5.20%) WordPress Developer
11 73 (4.93%) Junior Developer
12 62 (4.19%) Senior PHP Developer
13 56 (3.78%) Web Designer
14 47 (3.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 32 (2.16%) Digital Designer
16 30 (2.03%) Magento Developer
16 30 (2.03%) Full Stack Developer
17 28 (1.89%) Lead Developer
17 28 (1.89%) Junior Web Developer
18 27 (1.82%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1285 (86.77%) HTML
2 1231 (83.12%) CSS
3 768 (51.86%) jQuery
4 649 (43.82%) HTML5
5 510 (34.44%) CSS3
6 201 (13.57%) AngularJS
7 199 (13.44%) LAMP
8 188 (12.69%) Sass
9 184 (12.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 173 (11.68%) Ajax
11 164 (11.07%) XML
12 142 (9.59%) .NET
13 138 (9.32%) Symfony
14 100 (6.75%) JSON
15 97 (6.55%) Laravel
16 96 (6.48%) REST
17 94 (6.35%) LESS
17 94 (6.35%) Web Services
18 82 (5.54%) XHTML
19 81 (5.47%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 214 (14.45%) User Experience
2 143 (9.66%) Social Media
3 73 (4.93%) Mobile App
4 65 (4.39%) W3C
5 45 (3.04%) Computer Science
6 37 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (2.36%) Graphic Design
8 20 (1.35%) Animation
9 16 (1.08%) Video Editing
9 16 (1.08%) Client/Server
10 15 (1.01%) Blog
10 15 (1.01%) Data Centre
10 15 (1.01%) Digital Media
11 13 (0.88%) Management Information System
12 11 (0.74%) Copywriting
13 10 (0.68%) Clustering
14 8 (0.54%) Physics
14 8 (0.54%) RIA
15 7 (0.47%) iPad
15 7 (0.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 227 (15.33%) Linux
2 59 (3.98%) Windows
3 39 (2.63%) Ubuntu
4 38 (2.57%) Apple iOS
5 34 (2.30%) Android
6 33 (2.23%) CentOS
6 33 (2.23%) UNIX
7 17 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (0.88%) Debian
9 12 (0.81%) AIX
9 12 (0.81%) Solaris
9 12 (0.81%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.54%) Windows 8
11 7 (0.47%) openSUSE
12 6 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.34%) SUSE
13 5 (0.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.20%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (20.73%) Web Development
2 286 (19.31%) Agile Software Development
3 284 (19.18%) MVC
4 254 (17.15%) SEO
5 238 (16.07%) E-Commerce
6 179 (12.09%) Responsive Web Design
7 170 (11.48%) OO
8 145 (9.79%) Digital Marketing
9 140 (9.45%) Content Management
10 125 (8.44%) Analytics
11 120 (8.10%) Web Design
12 117 (7.90%) OOP
13 90 (6.08%) Scrum
14 88 (5.94%) Project Management
15 76 (5.13%) Pay per click
16 71 (4.79%) Email Marketing
17 69 (4.66%) Open Source
18 68 (4.59%) CRM
19 67 (4.52%) OO PHP
20 59 (3.98%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1130 (76.30%) PHP
2 1050 (70.90%) JavaScript
3 164 (11.07%) SQL
4 110 (7.43%) Java
5 107 (7.22%) C#
6 85 (5.74%) PHP5
7 63 (4.25%) Python
8 45 (3.04%) Ruby
9 35 (2.36%) Perl
10 34 (2.30%) Bash Shell
11 21 (1.42%) C
12 17 (1.15%) Objective-C
13 14 (0.95%) ActionScript
14 12 (0.81%) Apple Swift
15 11 (0.74%) C++
16 9 (0.61%) Apex Code
17 6 (0.41%) Shell Script
17 6 (0.41%) T-SQL
17 6 (0.41%) VB
18 5 (0.34%) Jython
Qualifications
1 151 (10.20%) Degree
2 2 (0.14%) HND
2 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.068%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.068%) PMP
3 1 (0.068%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.068%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.068%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (2.36%) QA
2 9 (0.61%) SLA
3 6 (0.41%) WCAG
4 5 (0.34%) WAI
5 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (0.88%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.68%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.61%) KVM
5 8 (0.54%) Xen
6 7 (0.47%) Varnish
6 7 (0.47%) Docker
7 6 (0.41%) iptables
8 5 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.34%) pfSense
8 5 (0.34%) VMware Server
8 5 (0.34%) Sendmail
8 5 (0.34%) XenServer
8 5 (0.34%) vSphere
9 1 (0.068%) Ceph
9 1 (0.068%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 31 (2.09%) cPanel
2 17 (1.15%) Plesk
2 17 (1.15%) Puppet
3 14 (0.95%) Vagrant
4 13 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.47%) Salt
6 5 (0.34%) Ansible
6 5 (0.34%) Capistrano
6 5 (0.34%) Cacti
6 5 (0.34%) Nagios
7 4 (0.27%) TeamSite
7 4 (0.27%) Backup Exec
7 4 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.20%) logstash
9 1 (0.068%) SELinux
9 1 (0.068%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.068%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.068%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.068%) DameWare
Vendors
1 221 (14.92%) Adobe
2 140 (9.45%) Zend
3 122 (8.24%) Google
4 85 (5.74%) Oracle
5 69 (4.66%) Twitter
6 58 (3.92%) Microsoft
7 48 (3.24%) hybris
8 46 (3.11%) Sitecore
9 38 (2.57%) Facebook
10 25 (1.69%) Perforce
11 24 (1.62%) IBM
12 23 (1.55%) Rackspace
13 21 (1.42%) ATG
14 18 (1.22%) Red Hat
15 16 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
16 11 (0.74%) VMware
17 9 (0.61%) OpenText
17 9 (0.61%) Citrix
18 6 (0.41%) Sophos
19 5 (0.34%) Endeca
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