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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 400 325 391
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +66
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 677 953 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.72% 0.96% 0.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.48% 4.47% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 642 858 595
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £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
19463 21309 20883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.61% 21.44% 21.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16593 18219 17272
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -42 235 £42,500 +21.42% 52
South East -3 147 £31,500 -3.07% 24
North West -15 89 £32,000 +16.36% 30
South West -60 69 £35,000 +5.26% 7
Yorkshire -1 48 £33,250 +20.90% 20
East Midlands +2 33 £36,500 -8.75% 17
East of England -4 27 £35,000 +7.69% 13
West Midlands -47 26 £35,000 -0.70% 12
North East +1 3 £37,500 +7.14% 3
WordPress
UK

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1211 (83.57%) HTML
2 1157 (79.85%) CSS
3 1067 (73.64%) PHP
4 1051 (72.53%) JavaScript
5 705 (48.65%) jQuery
6 622 (42.93%) HTML5
7 595 (41.06%) MySQL
8 576 (39.75%) CMS
9 514 (35.47%) CSS3
10 426 (29.40%) Git (software)
11 407 (28.09%) Front End Development
12 362 (24.98%) Marketing
13 359 (24.78%) Drupal
14 284 (19.60%) Web Development
15 273 (18.84%) Magento
16 271 (18.70%) Agile Software Development
17 248 (17.12%) Photoshop
17 248 (17.12%) Adobe
18 244 (16.84%) MVC
19 243 (16.77%) User Experience
19 243 (16.77%) AngularJS
20 242 (16.70%) E-Commerce
21 240 (16.56%) Sass
22 239 (16.49%) SEO
23 228 (15.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 228 (15.73%) SQL
24 216 (14.91%) Responsive Web Design
25 212 (14.63%) Linux
26 209 (14.42%) LAMP
27 195 (13.46%) OO

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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
1 576 (39.75%) CMS
2 359 (24.78%) Drupal
3 125 (8.63%) Joomla!
4 99 (6.83%) Apache
5 90 (6.21%) Node.js
6 64 (4.42%) SharePoint
7 50 (3.45%) Umbraco
8 43 (2.97%) IIS
9 29 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
10 24 (1.66%) nginx
11 22 (1.52%) Kentico
11 22 (1.52%) Liferay
11 22 (1.52%) Moodle
12 20 (1.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 17 (1.17%) ExpressionEngine
14 14 (0.97%) SilverStripe
15 12 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
16 11 (0.76%) Sitefinity
17 8 (0.55%) Confluence
17 8 (0.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 248 (17.12%) Photoshop
2 66 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 64 (4.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 29 (2.00%) Fireworks
4 29 (2.00%) InDesign
5 19 (1.31%) MS Excel
6 12 (0.83%) MS Office
7 10 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.35%) Acrobat
8 5 (0.35%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.21%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.069%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.069%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.069%) MS Project
10 1 (0.069%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 273 (18.84%) Magento
2 14 (0.97%) Payment Gateway
3 11 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.62%) Eagle PACE
4 9 (0.62%) OpenCart
4 9 (0.62%) Shopify
5 7 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.35%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.14%) Optimost
Cloud Services
1 100 (6.90%) Google Analytics
2 53 (3.66%) GitHub
3 42 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (2.14%) AdWords
5 22 (1.52%) IaaS
6 21 (1.45%) MailChimp
7 16 (1.10%) Sage Pay
8 14 (0.97%) SaaS
9 11 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 8 (0.55%) Basecamp
12 6 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (0.35%) Google Apps
13 5 (0.35%) Rackspace Cloud
14 4 (0.28%) Google Tag Manager
15 3 (0.21%) Office 365
16 2 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
16 2 (0.14%) Veeva
17 1 (0.069%) eCircle
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.21%) DNS
2 30 (2.07%) SSH
3 28 (1.93%) Internet
4 27 (1.86%) Intranet
5 18 (1.24%) FTP
6 14 (0.97%) PuTTY
7 10 (0.69%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.55%) SSL
9 7 (0.48%) Firewall
9 7 (0.48%) SAN
10 5 (0.35%) LDAP
10 5 (0.35%) SMTP
11 4 (0.28%) IMAP
11 4 (0.28%) POP3
12 3 (0.21%) DHCP
12 3 (0.21%) HTTP
12 3 (0.21%) SMS
12 3 (0.21%) VPN
13 2 (0.14%) Telnet
14 1 (0.069%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 595 (41.06%) MySQL
2 102 (7.04%) SQL Server
3 64 (4.42%) Relational Database
4 39 (2.69%) MongoDB
5 26 (1.79%) Redis
6 18 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (1.10%) NoSQL
8 11 (0.76%) Big Data
9 8 (0.55%) Oracle Database
9 8 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (0.55%) Oracle Database 12c
9 8 (0.55%) RDBMS
10 7 (0.48%) CouchDB
11 4 (0.28%) MariaDB
11 4 (0.28%) Navicat
11 4 (0.28%) QlikView
12 3 (0.21%) OLAP
12 3 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 426 (29.40%) Git (software)
2 165 (11.39%) Subversion
3 130 (8.97%) Grunt
4 64 (4.42%) gulp
5 63 (4.35%) Jenkins
6 35 (2.42%) Vagrant
7 34 (2.35%) Bower
8 25 (1.73%) JIRA
8 25 (1.73%) Maven
9 23 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 22 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
11 20 (1.38%) Bitbucket
11 20 (1.38%) Dreamweaver
12 18 (1.24%) PHPUnit
13 16 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (1.04%) git-flow
15 13 (0.90%) PhpStorm
16 11 (0.76%) Visual Studio
17 10 (0.69%) TestNG
18 9 (0.62%) TeamCity
General
1 362 (24.98%) Marketing
2 97 (6.69%) Finance
3 75 (5.18%) Advertising
4 43 (2.97%) Publishing
5 35 (2.42%) Retail
6 31 (2.14%) Games
7 25 (1.73%) Manufacturing
8 24 (1.66%) Legal
9 23 (1.59%) Multimedia
10 15 (1.04%) Banking
11 12 (0.83%) Law
12 9 (0.62%) Electronics
13 8 (0.55%) Telecoms
14 5 (0.35%) German Language
15 4 (0.28%) Automotive
15 4 (0.28%) Back Office
16 3 (0.21%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.21%) Swedish Language
17 2 (0.14%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1186 (81.85%) Developer
2 565 (38.99%) PHP Developer
3 476 (32.85%) Web Developer
4 273 (18.84%) HTML Developer
5 262 (18.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 241 (16.63%) HTML CSS Developer
7 237 (16.36%) WordPress Developer
8 199 (13.73%) PHP Web Developer
9 194 (13.39%) JavaScript Developer
10 139 (9.59%) Senior Developer
11 114 (7.87%) MySQL Developer
12 113 (7.80%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 102 (7.04%) Junior
14 92 (6.35%) Junior Developer
15 90 (6.21%) Designer
16 75 (5.18%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 74 (5.11%) Senior PHP Developer
18 63 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
19 62 (4.28%) Lead Developer
20 49 (3.38%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1211 (83.57%) HTML
2 1157 (79.85%) CSS
3 705 (48.65%) jQuery
4 622 (42.93%) HTML5
5 514 (35.47%) CSS3
6 243 (16.77%) AngularJS
7 240 (16.56%) Sass
8 228 (15.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 209 (14.42%) LAMP
10 178 (12.28%) .NET
11 171 (11.80%) XML
12 167 (11.53%) Symfony
13 164 (11.32%) LESS
14 160 (11.04%) Ajax
15 149 (10.28%) Laravel
16 126 (8.70%) JSON
17 103 (7.11%) Web Services
18 82 (5.66%) ASP.NET
19 72 (4.97%) XHTML
20 56 (3.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 243 (16.77%) User Experience
2 106 (7.32%) Social Media
3 79 (5.45%) Mobile App
4 49 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
5 46 (3.17%) Computer Science
6 34 (2.35%) Graphic Design
7 30 (2.07%) Digital Media
8 21 (1.45%) Blog
8 21 (1.45%) W3C
9 14 (0.97%) NHS
10 10 (0.69%) FMCG
10 10 (0.69%) Life Science
10 10 (0.69%) Physics
10 10 (0.69%) Replication
11 8 (0.55%) Animation
11 8 (0.55%) Data Protection Act
11 8 (0.55%) Smart Energy
12 7 (0.48%) Data Centre
12 7 (0.48%) iPhone
13 6 (0.41%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 212 (14.63%) Linux
2 61 (4.21%) Unix
3 59 (4.07%) Windows
4 37 (2.55%) Android
5 35 (2.42%) Apple iOS
6 20 (1.38%) CentOS
7 19 (1.31%) Ubuntu
8 17 (1.17%) Windows Server
9 14 (0.97%) Solaris
10 10 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (0.62%) Debian
12 7 (0.48%) AIX
12 7 (0.48%) Mac OS
12 7 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (0.41%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.35%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.28%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
16 1 (0.069%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (28.09%) Front End Development
2 284 (19.60%) Web Development
3 271 (18.70%) Agile Software Development
4 244 (16.84%) MVC
5 242 (16.70%) E-Commerce
6 239 (16.49%) SEO
7 216 (14.91%) Responsive Web Design
8 195 (13.46%) OO
9 170 (11.73%) Web Design
10 135 (9.32%) Analytics
11 132 (9.11%) OOP
12 116 (8.01%) OO PHP
13 111 (7.66%) Content Management
14 97 (6.69%) Digital Marketing
15 92 (6.35%) Project Management
16 90 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
17 79 (5.45%) TDD
18 76 (5.24%) Scrum
19 73 (5.04%) Open Source
20 69 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1067 (73.64%) PHP
2 1051 (72.53%) JavaScript
3 228 (15.73%) SQL
4 99 (6.83%) Java
5 83 (5.73%) C#
6 46 (3.17%) PHP 5
7 32 (2.21%) Perl
8 29 (2.00%) Python
9 16 (1.10%) Bash Shell
10 15 (1.04%) ES6
11 12 (0.83%) Shell Script
12 11 (0.76%) PL/SQL
12 11 (0.76%) T-SQL
12 11 (0.76%) VB
13 10 (0.69%) Ruby
13 10 (0.69%) Scala
13 10 (0.69%) XPath
14 9 (0.62%) C++
15 8 (0.55%) ActionScript
16 7 (0.48%) C
Qualifications
1 107 (7.38%) Degree
2 9 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (0.35%) DBS Check
4 4 (0.28%) A+ Certification
4 4 (0.28%) MCDST
4 4 (0.28%) MCSA
4 4 (0.28%) MCSE
4 4 (0.28%) MCTS
5 2 (0.14%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.14%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.14%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.069%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.069%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.069%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.069%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.069%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (1.45%) QA
2 7 (0.48%) SLA
3 4 (0.28%) WCAG
4 1 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (1.52%) Active Directory
1 22 (1.52%) Varnish
2 17 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.35%) Docker
3 5 (0.35%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.28%) iptables
4 4 (0.28%) Sendmail
4 4 (0.28%) Xen
5 3 (0.21%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.069%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (1.31%) Puppet
2 18 (1.24%) cPanel
3 14 (0.97%) Plesk
4 12 (0.83%) Nagios
5 11 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (0.69%) Ansible
7 5 (0.35%) logstash
8 4 (0.28%) Cacti
8 4 (0.28%) WSUS
9 3 (0.21%) Capistrano
10 2 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.069%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 248 (17.12%) Adobe
2 144 (9.94%) Zend
3 139 (9.59%) Google
4 72 (4.97%) Microsoft
4 72 (4.97%) Twitter
5 42 (2.90%) Oracle
6 34 (2.35%) Sitecore
7 32 (2.21%) Facebook
8 28 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
9 19 (1.31%) VMware
10 13 (0.90%) EPiServer
10 13 (0.90%) Perforce
11 12 (0.83%) Red Hat
12 11 (0.76%) Sencha
13 10 (0.69%) Rackspace
14 9 (0.62%) Vermilion
14 9 (0.62%) Yahoo!
15 8 (0.55%) Atlassian
16 6 (0.41%) ATG
16 6 (0.41%) HubSpot
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: 4 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 13 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: Salary DOE
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Salary dependent on experience
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Nakama
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum See advert
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent !
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Westerham, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cornwallis Elt Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 Plus beneifits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday