The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 324 348 426
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +78
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 907 732 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.80% 0.70% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.86% 3.36% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 785 654 560
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Application Platforms Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
23511 21798 23618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.80% 20.95% 19.95%
Number of salaries quoted 19504 18510 20747
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 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +40 361 £37,500 -6.25% 45
South East +20 216 £32,500 -1.51% 27
North West +26 91 £29,500 -1.66% 26
South West -41 60 £28,750 -14.81% 10
Yorkshire -32 56 £30,000 +17.64% 13
East of England -9 45 £28,500 -8.80% 9
West Midlands +17 41 £29,500 -1.66% 4
East Midlands -21 36 £27,500 -6.77% 3
North East -11 1 £26,000 +15.55% 1
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WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1370 (84.10%) HTML
2 1300 (79.80%) CSS
3 1238 (76.00%) PHP
4 1135 (69.67%) JavaScript
5 828 (50.83%) jQuery
6 770 (47.27%) MySQL
7 719 (44.14%) HTML5
8 643 (39.47%) CMS
9 587 (36.03%) CSS3
10 489 (30.02%) Drupal
11 433 (26.58%) Magento
12 356 (21.85%) Marketing
13 343 (21.06%) E-Commerce
14 289 (17.74%) Photoshop
15 279 (17.13%) Linux
16 276 (16.94%) SEO
17 270 (16.57%) MVC
18 258 (15.84%) Web Development
19 251 (15.41%) Git (software)
20 241 (14.79%) Ajax
21 234 (14.36%) Content Management
22 228 (14.00%) SQL
23 227 (13.93%) Joomla!
24 224 (13.75%) OO
25 223 (13.69%) Apache
25 223 (13.69%) XHTML
26 208 (12.77%) Adobe
26 208 (12.77%) Mobile App
27 207 (12.71%) .NET
28 206 (12.65%) OOP

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 643 (39.47%) CMS
2 489 (30.02%) Drupal
3 227 (13.93%) Joomla!
4 223 (13.69%) Apache
5 114 (7.00%) Umbraco
6 99 (6.08%) IIS
7 70 (4.30%) Alfresco
8 69 (4.24%) Node.js
9 63 (3.87%) SharePoint
10 41 (2.52%) WebSphere
11 38 (2.33%) nginx
12 37 (2.27%) ExpressionEngine
13 33 (2.03%) Sitecore CMS
14 32 (1.96%) SilverStripe
15 29 (1.78%) concrete5
16 27 (1.66%) NServiceBus
17 21 (1.29%) DNN
18 18 (1.10%) Apache Solr
19 15 (0.92%) Adobe CQ
19 15 (0.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 289 (17.74%) Photoshop
2 127 (7.80%) Adobe Illustrator
3 59 (3.62%) Fireworks
4 44 (2.70%) MS Excel
5 27 (1.66%) MS Office
6 9 (0.55%) InfoPath
7 8 (0.49%) InDesign
8 5 (0.31%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (0.18%) MS Project
10 3 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.061%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.061%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 433 (26.58%) Magento
2 89 (5.46%) Google Analytics
3 11 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.61%) Shopify
5 8 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.31%) SiteCatalyst
6 5 (0.31%) WebTrends
7 4 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (0.18%) osCommerce
9 2 (0.12%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.12%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (1.23%) SaaS
4 17 (1.04%) GitHub
5 8 (0.49%) Amazon S3
5 8 (0.49%) CloudFront
6 6 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.31%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (0.25%) MailChimp
9 3 (0.18%) Office 365
9 3 (0.18%) Route 53
9 3 (0.18%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.061%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 52 (3.19%) Internet
2 38 (2.33%) SSH
2 38 (2.33%) FTP
3 32 (1.96%) Intranet
4 28 (1.72%) DNS
5 21 (1.29%) SSL
6 20 (1.23%) TCP/IP
7 14 (0.86%) HTTP
8 10 (0.61%) VPN
9 9 (0.55%) Extranet
10 4 (0.25%) VLAN
10 4 (0.25%) SAN
10 4 (0.25%) LAN
10 4 (0.25%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.25%) Firewall
11 3 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.18%) SMS
11 3 (0.18%) VoIP
12 2 (0.12%) Network Security
12 2 (0.12%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 770 (47.27%) MySQL
2 146 (8.96%) SQL Server
3 51 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 44 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 35 (2.15%) NoSQL
6 33 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 27 (1.66%) Azure SQL Database
7 27 (1.66%) RavenDB
8 24 (1.47%) MongoDB
8 24 (1.47%) Relational Database
9 17 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (0.49%) DB2
11 5 (0.31%) Redis
12 4 (0.25%) MS Access
13 2 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.12%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.061%) Big Data
14 1 (0.061%) SimpleDB
14 1 (0.061%) SQLPlus
14 1 (0.061%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 251 (15.41%) Git (software)
2 147 (9.02%) Subversion
3 64 (3.93%) PhoneGap
4 34 (2.09%) Dreamweaver
5 33 (2.03%) JIRA
6 28 (1.72%) Jasmine
6 28 (1.72%) Grunt
7 27 (1.66%) NCrunch
7 27 (1.66%) TeamCity
7 27 (1.66%) ReSharper
8 13 (0.80%) Visual Studio
8 13 (0.80%) Selenium
9 11 (0.68%) Xcode
10 8 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (0.43%) Sublime Text
11 7 (0.43%) SoapUI
11 7 (0.43%) Mercurial
12 6 (0.37%) Flash Builder
12 6 (0.37%) Axure RP
12 6 (0.37%) Cucumber
General
1 356 (21.85%) Marketing
2 130 (7.98%) Finance
3 61 (3.74%) Advertising
3 61 (3.74%) Retail
4 47 (2.89%) Publishing
5 38 (2.33%) Games
6 20 (1.23%) Telecoms
7 11 (0.68%) Multimedia
8 8 (0.49%) Billing
8 8 (0.49%) Legal
9 7 (0.43%) Back Office
10 6 (0.37%) Banking
11 5 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.31%) Law
12 4 (0.25%) Japanese Language
12 4 (0.25%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.25%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.061%) Automotive
13 1 (0.061%) Arabic Language
13 1 (0.061%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1294 (79.44%) Developer
2 493 (30.26%) Web Developer
3 427 (26.21%) PHP Developer
4 304 (18.66%) Front-End Developer
5 137 (8.41%) Senior Developer
6 117 (7.18%) Designer
7 90 (5.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 84 (5.16%) PHP Web Developer
9 80 (4.91%) Front-End Web Developer
10 77 (4.73%) Junior
11 67 (4.11%) WordPress Developer
12 66 (4.05%) Web Designer
13 65 (3.99%) Junior Developer
14 64 (3.93%) Senior PHP Developer
15 63 (3.87%) JavaScript Developer
16 58 (3.56%) Administrator
17 46 (2.82%) .NET Developer
18 41 (2.52%) Lead Developer
19 40 (2.46%) C# Developer
20 31 (1.90%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1370 (84.10%) HTML
2 1300 (79.80%) CSS
3 828 (50.83%) jQuery
4 719 (44.14%) HTML5
5 587 (36.03%) CSS3
6 241 (14.79%) Ajax
7 223 (13.69%) XHTML
8 207 (12.71%) .NET
9 190 (11.66%) LAMP
10 156 (9.58%) Flash
10 156 (9.58%) XML
11 135 (8.29%) Backbone.js
12 132 (8.10%) ASP.NET
13 131 (8.04%) CodeIgniter
14 130 (7.98%) Web Services
15 116 (7.12%) JSON
16 106 (6.51%) AngularJS
17 104 (6.38%) Symfony
18 88 (5.40%) SOAP
19 80 (4.91%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 208 (12.77%) Mobile App
2 149 (9.15%) Open Source
3 118 (7.24%) Social Media
4 73 (4.48%) Computer Science
5 66 (4.05%) W3C
6 34 (2.09%) Digital Media
7 31 (1.90%) Blog
8 28 (1.72%) Management Information System
9 27 (1.66%) Blackberry
10 22 (1.35%) Copywriting
11 18 (1.10%) iPhone
11 18 (1.10%) Animation
12 16 (0.98%) NHS
13 15 (0.92%) Graphic Design
14 14 (0.86%) Xbox
15 12 (0.74%) Statistics
15 12 (0.74%) iPad
16 10 (0.61%) Taxonomies
16 10 (0.61%) Replication
17 8 (0.49%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 279 (17.13%) Linux
2 170 (10.44%) Windows
3 139 (8.53%) Apple iOS
4 121 (7.43%) Android
5 53 (3.25%) CentOS
6 46 (2.82%) Ubuntu
7 38 (2.33%) UNIX
8 30 (1.84%) Windows Phone
9 24 (1.47%) Mac OS X
10 19 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (0.86%) Debian
12 11 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (0.49%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.37%) Windows XP
14 6 (0.37%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.25%) SELinux
16 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
17 2 (0.12%) FreeBSD
17 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 343 (21.06%) E-Commerce
2 276 (16.94%) SEO
3 270 (16.57%) MVC
4 258 (15.84%) Web Development
5 234 (14.36%) Content Management
6 224 (13.75%) OO
7 206 (12.65%) OOP
8 158 (9.70%) Agile Software Development
9 157 (9.64%) Web Design
10 149 (9.15%) Digital Marketing
11 144 (8.84%) Responsive Web Design
12 122 (7.49%) Analytics
13 112 (6.88%) Mobile Application Development
14 81 (4.97%) OO PHP
15 71 (4.36%) TDD
16 69 (4.24%) iOS Development
17 63 (3.87%) Android Development
18 57 (3.50%) CRM
19 55 (3.38%) Pay per click
20 54 (3.31%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1238 (76.00%) PHP
2 1135 (69.67%) JavaScript
3 228 (14.00%) SQL
4 159 (9.76%) Java
5 158 (9.70%) Python
6 127 (7.80%) PHP5
7 87 (5.34%) C#
8 72 (4.42%) ActionScript
9 66 (4.05%) Perl
10 63 (3.87%) Ruby
11 44 (2.70%) Objective-C
12 22 (1.35%) ActionScript 3.0
13 14 (0.86%) PowerShell
13 14 (0.86%) T-SQL
14 13 (0.80%) Bash Shell
15 12 (0.74%) PHP4
16 11 (0.68%) ActionScript 2.0
17 8 (0.49%) C++
18 6 (0.37%) VB.NET
18 6 (0.37%) C
Qualifications
1 140 (8.59%) Degree
2 10 (0.61%) PhD
3 7 (0.43%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.37%) MySQL Certification
4 6 (0.37%) HND
5 4 (0.25%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.061%) MBA
6 1 (0.061%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.061%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.061%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.64%) QA
1 43 (2.64%) SLA
2 8 (0.49%) WAI
3 4 (0.25%) WCAG
4 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.061%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 42 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (1.84%) VMware ESX
2 30 (1.84%) vSphere
3 23 (1.41%) Active Directory
4 15 (0.92%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.31%) Varnish
7 4 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (0.25%) KVM
8 3 (0.18%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.061%) XenApp
9 1 (0.061%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.061%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 90 (5.52%) Plesk
2 11 (0.68%) Backup Exec
3 5 (0.31%) Nagios
4 3 (0.18%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.18%) Puppet
4 3 (0.18%) WSUS
5 2 (0.12%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.12%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.12%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.061%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.061%) OpenView
Vendors
1 208 (12.77%) Adobe
2 201 (12.34%) Zend
3 177 (10.87%) Google
4 98 (6.02%) Facebook
5 96 (5.89%) Microsoft
6 58 (3.56%) VMware
7 50 (3.07%) Red Hat
8 48 (2.95%) Twitter
9 41 (2.52%) Sitecore
10 35 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
11 34 (2.09%) Oracle
12 27 (1.66%) Xamarin
12 27 (1.66%) Red Gate
13 24 (1.47%) Ektron
14 21 (1.29%) Sencha
15 20 (1.23%) EPiServer
16 18 (1.10%) IBM
16 18 (1.10%) Siemens
17 16 (0.98%) SAP
18 15 (0.92%) Sony
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 23 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pure People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
e-Recruiter
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
The 100 Company
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Lancashire
The 100 Company
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
The 100 Company
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Lancashire
The 100 Company
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Accrington, Lancashire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: From £16,000 to £19,000 per annum + Benefits +Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Appoint Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Parity Resources
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Parity Resources
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: Yesterday