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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 329 353 440
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +87
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 872 729 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.82% 0.72% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.89% 3.44% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 734 653 469
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
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
22418 21201 21754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.98% 20.86% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 18666 18140 18845
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +31 356 £42,500 +6.25% 59
North West +34 144 £32,500 +8.33% 17
South East -18 141 £36,250 +11.53% 24
Yorkshire -19 63 £32,500 +15.04% 13
West Midlands -1 50 £38,750 +46.22% 8
East of England -17 43 £35,000 +16.66% 9
South West -27 43 £32,500 - 13
East Midlands +7 42 £32,500 +8.33% 10
North East -18 5 £27,500 - 2
WordPress
UK

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1439 (81.39%) HTML
2 1438 (81.33%) CSS
3 1324 (74.89%) JavaScript
4 1290 (72.96%) PHP
5 940 (53.17%) jQuery
6 807 (45.64%) MySQL
7 702 (39.71%) CMS
8 675 (38.18%) HTML5
9 582 (32.92%) CSS3
10 475 (26.87%) Git (software)
11 457 (25.85%) Drupal
12 442 (25.00%) Marketing
13 404 (22.85%) MVC
14 369 (20.87%) Agile Software Development
15 360 (20.36%) SEO
16 350 (19.80%) E-Commerce
17 309 (17.48%) Linux
18 304 (17.19%) Photoshop
19 302 (17.08%) Magento
20 281 (15.89%) Subversion
21 266 (15.05%) Web Development
22 263 (14.88%) SQL
22 263 (14.88%) Responsive Web Design
23 262 (14.82%) .NET
24 259 (14.65%) Zend
25 258 (14.59%) LAMP
26 252 (14.25%) User Experience
27 250 (14.14%) OO
28 223 (12.61%) Ajax
29 216 (12.22%) Joomla!

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 702 (39.71%) CMS
2 457 (25.85%) Drupal
3 216 (12.22%) Joomla!
4 191 (10.80%) Apache
5 109 (6.17%) Node.js
6 88 (4.98%) Umbraco
7 71 (4.02%) IIS
8 58 (3.28%) Tomcat
9 54 (3.05%) Sitecore CMS
10 48 (2.71%) SharePoint
11 31 (1.75%) nginx
12 23 (1.30%) ExpressionEngine
13 22 (1.24%) NServiceBus
14 21 (1.19%) WebSphere
15 17 (0.96%) Apache Solr
15 17 (0.96%) concrete5
16 16 (0.90%) Facebook Platform
17 12 (0.68%) Moodle
18 11 (0.62%) Confluence
18 11 (0.62%) Kentico
Applications
1 304 (17.19%) Photoshop
2 152 (8.60%) Adobe Illustrator
3 92 (5.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 40 (2.26%) Fireworks
4 40 (2.26%) MS Excel
5 38 (2.15%) MS Office
6 21 (1.19%) MS Visio
7 16 (0.90%) InDesign
8 11 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (0.45%) Adobe After Effects
10 4 (0.23%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.11%) QuarkXPress
12 1 (0.057%) CINEMA 4D
12 1 (0.057%) GIMP
12 1 (0.057%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 302 (17.08%) Magento
2 62 (3.51%) Google Analytics
3 46 (2.60%) Shopify
4 13 (0.74%) WebTrends
5 9 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.45%) Agresso
7 7 (0.40%) Fredhopper
8 4 (0.23%) osCommerce
9 2 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.057%) SalesLogix
10 1 (0.057%) Line 500
10 1 (0.057%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 81 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (1.58%) GitHub
3 27 (1.53%) Amazon S3
4 26 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (1.07%) SaaS
6 19 (1.07%) Office 365
7 18 (1.02%) Amazon ELB
8 15 (0.85%) Rackspace Cloud
9 14 (0.79%) MailChimp
10 5 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.17%) CloudFront
11 3 (0.17%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.17%) Route 53
11 3 (0.17%) Trello
11 3 (0.17%) Basecamp
12 2 (0.11%) Heroku
12 2 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.057%) CheetahMail
Communications & Networking
1 52 (2.94%) DNS
2 50 (2.83%) Intranet
3 43 (2.43%) HTTP
4 30 (1.70%) SSH
5 29 (1.64%) Internet
6 22 (1.24%) TCP/IP
7 21 (1.19%) SSL
8 14 (0.79%) Broadband
9 11 (0.62%) Firewall
10 8 (0.45%) FTP
11 7 (0.40%) SMTP
11 7 (0.40%) Telnet
12 6 (0.34%) Network Security
12 6 (0.34%) VPN
12 6 (0.34%) POP3
13 5 (0.28%) WAN
13 5 (0.28%) LAN
13 5 (0.28%) Wireless
14 4 (0.23%) ICMP
15 3 (0.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 807 (45.64%) MySQL
2 183 (10.35%) SQL Server
3 103 (5.83%) MongoDB
4 89 (5.03%) NoSQL
4 89 (5.03%) Relational Database
5 54 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
6 44 (2.49%) Redis
7 43 (2.43%) RDBMS
8 31 (1.75%) RavenDB
9 30 (1.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 24 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
11 22 (1.24%) Azure SQL Database
12 18 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
13 16 (0.90%) MS Access
14 12 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
15 10 (0.57%) Big Data
16 7 (0.40%) MariaDB
16 7 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 4 (0.23%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 475 (26.87%) Git (software)
2 281 (15.89%) Subversion
3 90 (5.09%) Jenkins
4 61 (3.45%) PHPUnit
5 57 (3.22%) Hudson
6 55 (3.11%) JIRA
7 51 (2.88%) Dreamweaver
8 44 (2.49%) Grunt
9 42 (2.38%) CruiseControl
10 39 (2.21%) Visual Studio
11 31 (1.75%) Maven
12 29 (1.64%) Cucumber
13 27 (1.53%) TeamCity
13 27 (1.53%) JUnit
14 24 (1.36%) Selenium
14 24 (1.36%) Jasmine
15 22 (1.24%) NCrunch
15 22 (1.24%) ReSharper
15 22 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
16 21 (1.19%) Behat
General
1 442 (25.00%) Marketing
2 157 (8.88%) Finance
3 77 (4.36%) Advertising
4 73 (4.13%) Retail
5 52 (2.94%) Publishing
6 49 (2.77%) Games
7 36 (2.04%) Telecoms
8 19 (1.07%) Automotive
9 18 (1.02%) Banking
9 18 (1.02%) Legal
10 15 (0.85%) Financial Institution
11 12 (0.68%) Multimedia
12 8 (0.45%) French Language
12 8 (0.45%) German Language
12 8 (0.45%) Spanish Language
12 8 (0.45%) Local Government
13 5 (0.28%) Electronics
14 4 (0.23%) Law
14 4 (0.23%) Interactive Media
15 3 (0.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1409 (79.69%) Developer
2 598 (33.82%) Web Developer
3 480 (27.15%) PHP Developer
4 268 (15.16%) Front-End Developer
5 170 (9.62%) Senior Developer
6 120 (6.79%) Junior
7 117 (6.62%) Designer
8 97 (5.49%) PHP Web Developer
9 91 (5.15%) Junior Developer
10 83 (4.69%) Front-End Web Developer
11 76 (4.30%) Senior Web Developer
12 75 (4.24%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 72 (4.07%) WordPress Developer
14 68 (3.85%) Web Designer
15 60 (3.39%) .NET Developer
16 55 (3.11%) Junior Web Developer
17 50 (2.83%) Senior PHP Developer
18 46 (2.60%) PHP LAMP Developer
19 40 (2.26%) Programmer
20 39 (2.21%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1439 (81.39%) HTML
2 1438 (81.33%) CSS
3 940 (53.17%) jQuery
4 675 (38.18%) HTML5
5 582 (32.92%) CSS3
6 262 (14.82%) .NET
7 258 (14.59%) LAMP
8 223 (12.61%) Ajax
9 196 (11.09%) Symfony
10 180 (10.18%) Sass
11 176 (9.95%) Web Services
12 174 (9.84%) Backbone.js
13 169 (9.56%) XML
14 159 (8.99%) ASP.NET
15 143 (8.09%) AngularJS
16 131 (7.41%) XHTML
17 129 (7.30%) RESTful
18 118 (6.67%) LESS
19 110 (6.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 96 (5.43%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 252 (14.25%) User Experience
2 208 (11.76%) Social Media
3 181 (10.24%) Open Source
4 127 (7.18%) Mobile App
5 65 (3.68%) Graphic Design
6 64 (3.62%) Computer Science
7 60 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
8 54 (3.05%) Blog
9 46 (2.60%) W3C
10 32 (1.81%) Digital Media
11 25 (1.41%) Animation
12 20 (1.13%) Replication
13 17 (0.96%) iPad
14 15 (0.85%) NHS
14 15 (0.85%) Social Network
14 15 (0.85%) FMCG
15 13 (0.74%) iPhone
16 11 (0.62%) Management Information System
16 11 (0.62%) BBC
16 11 (0.62%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 309 (17.48%) Linux
2 169 (9.56%) Windows
3 119 (6.73%) Android
4 116 (6.56%) Apple iOS
5 59 (3.34%) UNIX
6 41 (2.32%) CentOS
7 29 (1.64%) Ubuntu
8 22 (1.24%) Windows Phone
9 20 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (0.68%) Fedora
11 11 (0.62%) Mac OS X
12 9 (0.51%) Debian
13 7 (0.40%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.40%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.23%) FreeBSD
15 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
16 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.057%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (22.85%) MVC
2 369 (20.87%) Agile Software Development
3 360 (20.36%) SEO
4 350 (19.80%) E-Commerce
5 266 (15.05%) Web Development
6 263 (14.88%) Responsive Web Design
7 250 (14.14%) OO
8 189 (10.69%) OOP
8 189 (10.69%) Web Design
9 160 (9.05%) TDD
10 158 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
11 153 (8.65%) Content Management
12 136 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
13 135 (7.64%) Scrum
14 129 (7.30%) OO PHP
15 126 (7.13%) Analytics
16 120 (6.79%) BDD
17 76 (4.30%) Mentoring
18 73 (4.13%) Project Management
19 67 (3.79%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1324 (74.89%) JavaScript
2 1290 (72.96%) PHP
3 263 (14.88%) SQL
4 177 (10.01%) Java
5 165 (9.33%) C#
6 163 (9.22%) PHP5
7 101 (5.71%) Ruby
8 71 (4.02%) Python
9 30 (1.70%) ActionScript
10 25 (1.41%) VB
11 23 (1.30%) Shell Script
12 18 (1.02%) T-SQL
12 18 (1.02%) C++
12 18 (1.02%) ActionScript 3.0
13 17 (0.96%) Perl
14 11 (0.62%) Objective-C
15 10 (0.57%) VB.NET
15 10 (0.57%) C
16 9 (0.51%) ActionScript 2.0
17 8 (0.45%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 161 (9.11%) Degree
2 4 (0.23%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.11%) HND
4 1 (0.057%) MCSE
4 1 (0.057%) MCSA
4 1 (0.057%) PhD
4 1 (0.057%) CCNA
4 1 (0.057%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.057%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.057%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.057%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.057%) EnCE
4 1 (0.057%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.057%) CCENT
4 1 (0.057%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (1.81%) ISO 9001
2 28 (1.58%) QA
3 17 (0.96%) SLA
4 5 (0.28%) WAI
5 1 (0.057%) WCAG
System Software
1 21 (1.19%) Active Directory
1 21 (1.19%) Varnish
2 8 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.17%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.057%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.057%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.057%) vSphere
4 1 (0.057%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 25 (1.41%) Puppet
2 21 (1.19%) Vagrant
3 20 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.57%) Capistrano
5 9 (0.51%) ZABBIX
6 7 (0.40%) Plesk
7 5 (0.28%) HAProxy
7 5 (0.28%) Ansible
8 4 (0.23%) nmon
9 2 (0.11%) Nagios
10 1 (0.057%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.057%) WSUS
10 1 (0.057%) SCCM
10 1 (0.057%) Cacti
10 1 (0.057%) logstash
10 1 (0.057%) Kibana
10 1 (0.057%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 259 (14.65%) Zend
2 184 (10.41%) Adobe
3 133 (7.52%) Google
4 115 (6.50%) Twitter
5 108 (6.11%) Facebook
6 78 (4.41%) Microsoft
7 64 (3.62%) Sitecore
8 36 (2.04%) EPiServer
9 34 (1.92%) Oracle
10 26 (1.47%) VMware
11 23 (1.30%) Red Hat
11 23 (1.30%) Xamarin
12 22 (1.24%) Red Gate
13 20 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
14 18 (1.02%) Rackspace
15 16 (0.90%) ATG
16 15 (0.85%) Demandware
17 13 (0.74%) hybris
18 12 (0.68%) Eloqua
18 12 (0.68%) Apple
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum Flexible holiday structure
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £2000 - £24000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Vadis People
Salary: circ 25k - 30k
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Keene and Lord
Salary: From £23,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Healthcare , Pension , Gym , Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: £50k - £60k + bonus (10-15%) + benefits (Pension, healthcare, life ass
Posted: 22 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Spider Web Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum £28,000 - £32,000, depen
Posted: 23 hours ago