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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 390 329 363
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +34
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 631 916 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.83% 0.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.94% 3.96% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 531 803 647
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £25,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
21471 23147 21441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.92% 20.96% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 17946 19322 18289
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
South East -21 180 £35,000 +7.69% 28
London -112 169 £40,000 +6.66% 48
North West -16 81 £30,000 +3.44% 32
East of England +29 45 £28,000 -1.75% 14
West Midlands -12 44 £33,875 +12.91% 7
South West -30 43 £30,000 +3.44% 12
Yorkshire -20 34 £29,500 -1.66% 19
East Midlands -5 31 £30,000 +9.09% 14
Midlands +6 4 £31,250 -
North East -3 3 £35,000 +34.61% 1
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UK

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 1321 (83.93%) HTML
2 1289 (81.89%) CSS
3 1160 (73.70%) JavaScript
4 1131 (71.86%) PHP
5 887 (56.35%) jQuery
6 698 (44.35%) MySQL
7 660 (41.93%) HTML5
8 635 (40.34%) CMS
9 540 (34.31%) CSS3
10 417 (26.49%) Git (software)
11 410 (26.05%) MVC
12 407 (25.86%) Drupal
13 402 (25.54%) Marketing
14 353 (22.43%) Web Development
15 319 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
16 297 (18.87%) User Experience
17 282 (17.92%) Photoshop
18 270 (17.15%) Magento
19 266 (16.90%) OO
20 239 (15.18%) E-Commerce
21 236 (14.99%) Adobe
22 232 (14.74%) Linux
23 227 (14.42%) Zend
24 214 (13.60%) Symfony
25 210 (13.34%) SEO
26 202 (12.83%) Subversion
27 200 (12.71%) Joomla!
28 198 (12.58%) AngularJS
29 196 (12.45%) SQL
30 190 (12.07%) LAMP

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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
1 635 (40.34%) CMS
2 407 (25.86%) Drupal
3 200 (12.71%) Joomla!
4 175 (11.12%) Apache
5 86 (5.46%) Node.js
6 79 (5.02%) Umbraco
7 47 (2.99%) nginx
8 36 (2.29%) IIS
9 34 (2.16%) Sitecore CMS
10 32 (2.03%) concrete5
11 28 (1.78%) SharePoint
12 24 (1.52%) Tomcat
13 21 (1.33%) Moodle
14 20 (1.27%) Kentico
15 19 (1.21%) TYPO3
16 13 (0.83%) ExpressionEngine
16 13 (0.83%) Alfresco
17 12 (0.76%) MS Exchange
18 10 (0.64%) ColdFusion
19 9 (0.57%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 282 (17.92%) Photoshop
2 118 (7.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 92 (5.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 49 (3.11%) InDesign
5 32 (2.03%) Fireworks
6 28 (1.78%) MS Office
7 27 (1.72%) MS Excel
8 14 (0.89%) Adobe After Effects
8 14 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
8 14 (0.89%) Acrobat
9 10 (0.64%) MS Visio
10 3 (0.19%) MS Project
10 3 (0.19%) 3ds Max
10 3 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
10 3 (0.19%) Final Cut Pro
11 1 (0.064%) Edge Animate
11 1 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.064%) GIMP
11 1 (0.064%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.064%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 270 (17.15%) Magento
2 15 (0.95%) Shopify
3 6 (0.38%) Zen Cart
4 3 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.064%) Fredhopper
5 1 (0.064%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.064%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 53 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (3.05%) Google Analytics
3 17 (1.08%) GitHub
4 16 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (0.95%) Office 365
6 11 (0.70%) Silverpop
7 9 (0.57%) PaaS
8 7 (0.44%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.38%) MailChimp
10 5 (0.32%) SaaS
11 4 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.25%) Route 53
11 4 (0.25%) Basecamp
12 3 (0.19%) Rackspace Cloud
13 1 (0.064%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.064%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.064%) Force.com
13 1 (0.064%) Heroku
13 1 (0.064%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.064%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 41 (2.60%) Intranet
2 37 (2.35%) Internet
3 30 (1.91%) DNS
4 20 (1.27%) FTP
5 18 (1.14%) TCP/IP
5 18 (1.14%) SSH
6 15 (0.95%) HTTP
7 14 (0.89%) Firewall
8 13 (0.83%) Broadband
9 12 (0.76%) SSL
10 8 (0.51%) Symposium
11 6 (0.38%) VPN
11 6 (0.38%) SMTP
12 5 (0.32%) Network Security
13 4 (0.25%) OpenVPN
13 4 (0.25%) Skype
13 4 (0.25%) IPsec
14 3 (0.19%) NetScreen
14 3 (0.19%) NAS
14 3 (0.19%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 698 (44.35%) MySQL
2 132 (8.39%) SQL Server
3 77 (4.89%) MongoDB
4 66 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
5 48 (3.05%) Relational Database
6 28 (1.78%) NoSQL
7 22 (1.40%) Big Data
8 21 (1.33%) Redis
9 19 (1.21%) RDBMS
10 11 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (0.64%) Hadoop
11 10 (0.64%) MS Access
12 9 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
12 9 (0.57%) RavenDB
12 9 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (0.57%) MariaDB
13 8 (0.51%) Neo4j
13 8 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
15 5 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 417 (26.49%) Git (software)
2 202 (12.83%) Subversion
3 82 (5.21%) Dreamweaver
4 57 (3.62%) Jenkins
5 40 (2.54%) JIRA
6 35 (2.22%) Grunt
7 29 (1.84%) Visual Studio
8 22 (1.40%) PHPUnit
8 22 (1.40%) Bitbucket
9 20 (1.27%) JUnit
9 20 (1.27%) Selenium
10 18 (1.14%) Hudson
11 16 (1.02%) NetBeans
11 16 (1.02%) Eclipse
11 16 (1.02%) PhpStorm
12 15 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (0.89%) Behat
13 14 (0.89%) Maven
14 13 (0.83%) TeamCity
15 12 (0.76%) Axure RP
General
1 402 (25.54%) Marketing
2 89 (5.65%) Advertising
3 76 (4.83%) Finance
4 34 (2.16%) Multimedia
5 32 (2.03%) Publishing
6 26 (1.65%) Games
7 24 (1.52%) Retail
8 19 (1.21%) Telecoms
9 12 (0.76%) Back Office
10 10 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (0.64%) Law
11 8 (0.51%) Automotive
12 6 (0.38%) Legal
13 4 (0.25%) Electronics
14 2 (0.13%) Banking
14 2 (0.13%) German Language
15 1 (0.064%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.064%) French Language
15 1 (0.064%) Local Government
15 1 (0.064%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1282 (81.45%) Developer
2 530 (33.67%) Web Developer
3 395 (25.10%) PHP Developer
4 323 (20.52%) Front-End Developer
5 138 (8.77%) Designer
6 135 (8.58%) Senior Developer
7 125 (7.94%) PHP Web Developer
8 88 (5.59%) Junior
8 88 (5.59%) Web Designer
9 87 (5.53%) WordPress Developer
10 78 (4.96%) Junior Developer
11 64 (4.07%) Front-End Web Developer
12 51 (3.24%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 42 (2.67%) Senior PHP Developer
14 39 (2.48%) .NET Developer
15 36 (2.29%) Lead Developer
16 35 (2.22%) Senior Web Developer
17 30 (1.91%) Junior Web Developer
18 29 (1.84%) Analyst
18 29 (1.84%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1321 (83.93%) HTML
2 1289 (81.89%) CSS
3 887 (56.35%) jQuery
4 660 (41.93%) HTML5
5 540 (34.31%) CSS3
6 214 (13.60%) Symfony
7 198 (12.58%) AngularJS
8 190 (12.07%) LAMP
9 171 (10.86%) .NET
10 168 (10.67%) Ajax
11 167 (10.61%) Sass
12 164 (10.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 141 (8.96%) XML
14 105 (6.67%) Web Services
15 104 (6.61%) LESS
16 97 (6.16%) JSON
17 96 (6.10%) CakePHP
18 95 (6.04%) ASP.NET
19 94 (5.97%) Laravel
20 78 (4.96%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 297 (18.87%) User Experience
2 144 (9.15%) Social Media
3 99 (6.29%) Mobile App
4 75 (4.76%) Open Source
5 67 (4.26%) W3C
6 64 (4.07%) Graphic Design
7 41 (2.60%) Computer Science
7 41 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
8 35 (2.22%) Photography
9 30 (1.91%) Blog
9 30 (1.91%) Digital Media
10 22 (1.40%) Algorithms
11 21 (1.33%) Statistics
12 19 (1.21%) Video Editing
13 18 (1.14%) Data Structures
14 15 (0.95%) Social Network
15 14 (0.89%) Animation
16 12 (0.76%) iPhone
17 11 (0.70%) Copywriting
17 11 (0.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 232 (14.74%) Linux
2 69 (4.38%) Windows
3 50 (3.18%) Android
4 45 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 29 (1.84%) Ubuntu
6 28 (1.78%) CentOS
7 14 (0.89%) Mac OS X
8 13 (0.83%) UNIX
9 11 (0.70%) openSUSE
10 10 (0.64%) Windows Phone
11 7 (0.44%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.19%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.19%) Mac OS X Server
14 3 (0.19%) AIX
14 3 (0.19%) Solaris
15 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.13%) Debian
16 1 (0.064%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 410 (26.05%) MVC
2 353 (22.43%) Web Development
3 319 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
4 266 (16.90%) OO
5 239 (15.18%) E-Commerce
6 210 (13.34%) SEO
7 185 (11.75%) Web Design
8 177 (11.25%) Responsive Web Design
9 158 (10.04%) OOP
10 152 (9.66%) OO PHP
11 127 (8.07%) Content Management
12 121 (7.69%) Analytics
13 105 (6.67%) TDD
14 103 (6.54%) Scrum
15 95 (6.04%) Digital Marketing
16 66 (4.19%) Project Management
17 61 (3.88%) CRM
17 61 (3.88%) Continuous Integration
18 58 (3.68%) Email Marketing
19 52 (3.30%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1160 (73.70%) JavaScript
2 1131 (71.86%) PHP
3 196 (12.45%) SQL
4 128 (8.13%) C#
5 118 (7.50%) PHP5
6 83 (5.27%) Java
7 43 (2.73%) Ruby
8 39 (2.48%) Python
9 27 (1.72%) ActionScript
9 27 (1.72%) Perl
10 24 (1.52%) Bash Shell
11 20 (1.27%) C
12 13 (0.83%) T-SQL
12 13 (0.83%) VB
12 13 (0.83%) ActionScript 3.0
13 11 (0.70%) C++
14 8 (0.51%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.32%) Apex Code
15 5 (0.32%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 173 (10.99%) Degree
2 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.064%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.064%) PMP
3 1 (0.064%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.064%) HND
3 1 (0.064%) MCSE
3 1 (0.064%) MCSA
3 1 (0.064%) PhD
3 1 (0.064%) CCNA
3 1 (0.064%) ISEB
3 1 (0.064%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.064%) EnCE
3 1 (0.064%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (2.41%) QA
2 11 (0.70%) SLA
3 8 (0.51%) WCAG
4 7 (0.44%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.38%) WAI
6 1 (0.064%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (1.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.76%) Docker
3 8 (0.51%) VirtualBox
4 7 (0.44%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.38%) vSphere
6 5 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (0.25%) Xen
8 3 (0.19%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.19%) Sendmail
8 3 (0.19%) Varnish
8 3 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.19%) iptables
Systems Management
1 31 (1.97%) Vagrant
2 26 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (1.65%) Plesk
3 21 (1.33%) cPanel
4 19 (1.21%) Capistrano
4 19 (1.21%) Puppet
5 11 (0.70%) Salt
6 8 (0.51%) Webmin
7 4 (0.25%) Nagios
8 3 (0.19%) Cacti
9 1 (0.064%) TeamSite
9 1 (0.064%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.064%) Ansible
9 1 (0.064%) logstash
9 1 (0.064%) Kibana
9 1 (0.064%) Graylog
Vendors
1 236 (14.99%) Adobe
2 227 (14.42%) Zend
3 81 (5.15%) Google
4 75 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 74 (4.70%) Twitter
6 50 (3.18%) Facebook
7 42 (2.67%) Oracle
8 39 (2.48%) Sitecore
9 35 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
10 20 (1.27%) hybris
11 18 (1.14%) Red Hat
11 18 (1.14%) EPiServer
12 17 (1.08%) Perforce
12 17 (1.08%) Eloqua
13 15 (0.95%) Apple
14 12 (0.76%) VMware
14 12 (0.76%) HubSpot
15 10 (0.64%) Xamarin
15 10 (0.64%) ATG
16 9 (0.57%) Quark
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