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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 331 344 385
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +41
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 842 724 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.84% 0.74% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.01% 3.53% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 750 611 599
Average salary £34,250 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.73% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
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
20993 20522 20963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.04% 20.94% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17785 16855 18001
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 £28,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -15 250 £37,500 -9.63% 42
South East -39 161 £35,000 -1.40% 31
North West +31 117 £27,500 - 24
South West +49 111 £33,250 +10.83% 14
Yorkshire +19 63 £26,000 -13.33% 7
West Midlands +10 59 £35,250 +41.00% 7
East Midlands +52 32 £37,500 +36.36% 7
East of England -21 31 £27,750 +0.90% 10
Midlands - 22 £25,000 -
North East - 6 £35,000 - 1
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UK

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1521 (84.27%) HTML
2 1498 (82.99%) CSS
3 1369 (75.84%) JavaScript
4 1260 (69.81%) PHP
5 1015 (56.23%) jQuery
6 794 (43.99%) MySQL
7 769 (42.60%) HTML5
8 747 (41.39%) CMS
9 645 (35.73%) CSS3
10 530 (29.36%) Git (software)
11 506 (28.03%) MVC
12 474 (26.26%) Drupal
13 460 (25.48%) Marketing
14 381 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
15 340 (18.84%) Photoshop
16 339 (18.78%) OO
17 332 (18.39%) Web Development
18 328 (18.17%) User Experience
19 307 (17.01%) Zend
20 300 (16.62%) E-Commerce
21 292 (16.18%) Linux
22 280 (15.51%) Subversion
23 278 (15.40%) Symfony
24 277 (15.35%) Magento
25 274 (15.18%) SQL
26 261 (14.46%) Responsive Web Design
27 247 (13.68%) SEO
28 236 (13.07%) Adobe
29 234 (12.96%) Web Design
30 233 (12.91%) LAMP

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 747 (41.39%) CMS
2 474 (26.26%) Drupal
3 209 (11.58%) Joomla!
4 192 (10.64%) Apache
5 118 (6.54%) Umbraco
6 96 (5.32%) Node.js
7 63 (3.49%) IIS
8 46 (2.55%) nginx
9 36 (1.99%) concrete5
9 36 (1.99%) SharePoint
10 32 (1.77%) Sitecore CMS
11 31 (1.72%) Tomcat
12 20 (1.11%) Moodle
13 15 (0.83%) Apache Solr
14 14 (0.78%) NServiceBus
14 14 (0.78%) MS Exchange
15 13 (0.72%) TYPO3
16 12 (0.66%) Kentico
16 12 (0.66%) ExpressionEngine
17 9 (0.50%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 340 (18.84%) Photoshop
2 149 (8.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 99 (5.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 46 (2.55%) InDesign
5 44 (2.44%) Fireworks
6 37 (2.05%) MS Excel
7 26 (1.44%) MS Office
8 19 (1.05%) Adobe After Effects
8 19 (1.05%) MS Visio
9 17 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
10 14 (0.78%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.17%) 3ds Max
11 3 (0.17%) Final Cut Pro
12 2 (0.11%) MS Project
13 1 (0.055%) CorelDRAW
13 1 (0.055%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.055%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.055%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 277 (15.35%) Magento
2 36 (1.99%) Google Analytics
3 35 (1.94%) Shopify
4 10 (0.55%) Fredhopper
5 8 (0.44%) Zen Cart
6 7 (0.39%) Agresso
7 3 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.055%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.055%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.055%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 50 (2.77%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (1.83%) GitHub
3 24 (1.33%) Office 365
4 19 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (0.78%) Amazon S3
6 13 (0.72%) MailChimp
7 9 (0.50%) PaaS
8 7 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.28%) Rackspace Cloud
10 4 (0.22%) Route 53
10 4 (0.22%) SaaS
10 4 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.11%) Basecamp
11 2 (0.11%) Trello
12 1 (0.055%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.055%) Force.com
12 1 (0.055%) Heroku
12 1 (0.055%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.055%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.72%) Internet
2 28 (1.55%) Broadband
3 26 (1.44%) HTTP
4 23 (1.27%) DNS
4 23 (1.27%) Intranet
5 20 (1.11%) SSH
6 19 (1.05%) Firewall
7 10 (0.55%) TCP/IP
7 10 (0.55%) Telnet
8 8 (0.44%) Symposium
9 4 (0.22%) IPsec
9 4 (0.22%) OpenVPN
9 4 (0.22%) SSL
9 4 (0.22%) LAN
9 4 (0.22%) WAN
10 3 (0.17%) SMTP
10 3 (0.17%) FTP
10 3 (0.17%) NetScreen
10 3 (0.17%) VPN
10 3 (0.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 794 (43.99%) MySQL
2 190 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 94 (5.21%) MongoDB
4 75 (4.16%) Relational Database
5 65 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
6 51 (2.83%) NoSQL
7 39 (2.16%) RDBMS
8 36 (1.99%) Redis
9 18 (1.00%) MS Access
10 16 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (0.89%) MariaDB
10 16 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 14 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
11 14 (0.78%) RavenDB
12 11 (0.61%) Big Data
13 10 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (0.50%) Hadoop
15 8 (0.44%) Neo4j
15 8 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 530 (29.36%) Git (software)
2 280 (15.51%) Subversion
3 84 (4.65%) Dreamweaver
4 62 (3.43%) Jenkins
5 47 (2.60%) JIRA
6 39 (2.16%) Hudson
7 35 (1.94%) Eclipse
7 35 (1.94%) Grunt
8 34 (1.88%) NetBeans
9 33 (1.83%) PhpStorm
10 31 (1.72%) PHPUnit
11 30 (1.66%) Visual Studio
12 29 (1.61%) Behat
13 26 (1.44%) JUnit
13 26 (1.44%) CruiseControl
14 19 (1.05%) Selenium
14 19 (1.05%) Axure RP
14 19 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
15 18 (1.00%) Maven
16 17 (0.94%) TeamCity
General
1 460 (25.48%) Marketing
2 102 (5.65%) Finance
3 96 (5.32%) Advertising
4 48 (2.66%) Games
5 43 (2.38%) Retail
6 40 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 39 (2.16%) Publishing
8 22 (1.22%) Multimedia
9 16 (0.89%) Legal
10 14 (0.78%) Back Office
11 13 (0.72%) Automotive
11 13 (0.72%) Law
12 9 (0.50%) German Language
13 8 (0.44%) French Language
13 8 (0.44%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.44%) Local Government
14 7 (0.39%) Spanish Language
15 5 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.17%) Electronics
16 3 (0.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1471 (81.50%) Developer
2 619 (34.29%) Web Developer
3 465 (25.76%) PHP Developer
4 339 (18.78%) Front-End Developer
5 185 (10.25%) Senior Developer
6 131 (7.26%) Designer
7 128 (7.09%) PHP Web Developer
8 103 (5.71%) Junior
9 89 (4.93%) Web Designer
10 88 (4.88%) WordPress Developer
11 87 (4.82%) Junior Developer
12 78 (4.32%) Front-End Web Developer
13 75 (4.16%) Senior Web Developer
14 71 (3.93%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 61 (3.38%) .NET Developer
16 53 (2.94%) Senior PHP Developer
17 38 (2.11%) Programmer
18 37 (2.05%) Lead Developer
19 35 (1.94%) Analyst
20 34 (1.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1521 (84.27%) HTML
2 1498 (82.99%) CSS
3 1015 (56.23%) jQuery
4 769 (42.60%) HTML5
5 645 (35.73%) CSS3
6 278 (15.40%) Symfony
7 233 (12.91%) LAMP
8 230 (12.74%) .NET
9 223 (12.35%) AngularJS
10 207 (11.47%) Ajax
11 183 (10.14%) XML
12 182 (10.08%) Sass
13 146 (8.09%) Backbone.js
14 135 (7.48%) Web Services
15 131 (7.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 129 (7.15%) ASP.NET
17 127 (7.04%) LESS
18 107 (5.93%) JSON
19 105 (5.82%) Laravel
20 104 (5.76%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 328 (18.17%) User Experience
2 173 (9.58%) Social Media
3 131 (7.26%) Mobile App
4 118 (6.54%) Open Source
5 83 (4.60%) Graphic Design
6 72 (3.99%) W3C
7 54 (2.99%) Computer Science
8 45 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
9 38 (2.11%) Blog
10 36 (1.99%) Photography
11 34 (1.88%) Digital Media
12 23 (1.27%) Social Network
13 22 (1.22%) Algorithms
14 20 (1.11%) Statistics
15 19 (1.05%) Animation
15 19 (1.05%) iPad
16 18 (1.00%) Data Structures
17 15 (0.83%) New Media
17 15 (0.83%) Video Editing
18 13 (0.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 292 (16.18%) Linux
2 122 (6.76%) Windows
3 83 (4.60%) Android
4 76 (4.21%) Apple iOS
5 43 (2.38%) UNIX
6 28 (1.55%) Ubuntu
7 26 (1.44%) CentOS
8 15 (0.83%) Windows Phone
9 14 (0.78%) Mac OS X
10 12 (0.66%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.28%) openSUSE
13 5 (0.28%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.17%) Mac OS X Server
15 2 (0.11%) Debian
15 2 (0.11%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 506 (28.03%) MVC
2 381 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
3 339 (18.78%) OO
4 332 (18.39%) Web Development
5 300 (16.62%) E-Commerce
6 261 (14.46%) Responsive Web Design
7 247 (13.68%) SEO
8 234 (12.96%) Web Design
9 218 (12.08%) OOP
10 216 (11.97%) OO PHP
11 157 (8.70%) TDD
12 133 (7.37%) Scrum
12 133 (7.37%) Content Management
13 120 (6.65%) Digital Marketing
14 103 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
15 102 (5.65%) Analytics
16 85 (4.71%) BDD
17 81 (4.49%) Project Management
18 70 (3.88%) Email Marketing
19 62 (3.43%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1369 (75.84%) JavaScript
2 1260 (69.81%) PHP
3 274 (15.18%) SQL
4 159 (8.81%) PHP5
5 144 (7.98%) C#
6 114 (6.32%) Java
7 81 (4.49%) Ruby
8 49 (2.71%) Python
9 28 (1.55%) ActionScript
10 24 (1.33%) Perl
11 20 (1.11%) C++
11 20 (1.11%) Bash Shell
12 19 (1.05%) T-SQL
13 18 (1.00%) VB
13 18 (1.00%) ActionScript 3.0
14 14 (0.78%) C
15 12 (0.66%) VB.NET
16 8 (0.44%) PowerShell
17 6 (0.33%) VBScript
18 5 (0.28%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 176 (9.75%) Degree
2 10 (0.55%) VCP4
3 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.11%) EnCE
4 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (0.11%) MCSE
4 2 (0.11%) MCSA
4 2 (0.11%) CCNA
4 2 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.055%) PhD
5 1 (0.055%) CCENT
5 1 (0.055%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.055%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.055%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (1.94%) QA
2 13 (0.72%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.61%) SLA
4 6 (0.33%) WAI
5 3 (0.17%) WCAG
6 1 (0.055%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.44%) VirtualBox
4 7 (0.39%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.33%) Docker
5 6 (0.33%) vSphere
6 3 (0.17%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.055%) Xen
7 1 (0.055%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 29 (1.61%) Vagrant
2 19 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (1.05%) Capistrano
3 18 (1.00%) Plesk
3 18 (1.00%) cPanel
4 16 (0.89%) Puppet
5 8 (0.44%) Webmin
6 5 (0.28%) Salt
6 5 (0.28%) Ansible
6 5 (0.28%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.22%) nmon
8 1 (0.055%) logstash
8 1 (0.055%) Kibana
8 1 (0.055%) Graylog
8 1 (0.055%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.055%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.055%) Nagios
8 1 (0.055%) DameWare
8 1 (0.055%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.055%) SCCM
Vendors
1 307 (17.01%) Zend
2 236 (13.07%) Adobe
3 107 (5.93%) Twitter
4 87 (4.82%) Facebook
5 84 (4.65%) Microsoft
5 84 (4.65%) Google
6 48 (2.66%) Oracle
7 46 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
8 39 (2.16%) Sitecore
9 31 (1.72%) EPiServer
10 27 (1.50%) Eloqua
11 23 (1.27%) VMware
12 22 (1.22%) Siemens
13 20 (1.11%) Apple
14 18 (1.00%) Red Hat
15 16 (0.89%) Xamarin
16 14 (0.78%) Red Gate
17 13 (0.72%) hybris
18 9 (0.50%) HubSpot
19 8 (0.44%) Marketo
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Share Options
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
MBR Partners Limited
Posted: 20 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 Per Annum £competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, Trips to Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
Carlisle, Cumbria
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
WebAnyWhere
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefit Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits to be discussed
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
New Gen Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus fantastic benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £26-£32k per year depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago