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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 321 355 428
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +73
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 895 688 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.82% 0.69% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.97% 3.43% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 744 595 514
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
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
22551 20065 22900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.75% 20.16% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 18563 17126 19715
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £64,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +13 336 £42,500 +6.25% 45
South East +23 155 £32,500 -7.14% 18
North West +47 137 £32,500 +21.49% 19
West Midlands +12 69 £32,000 +20.75% 5
Yorkshire -23 68 £30,000 +3.44% 10
South West -9 55 £30,000 - 4
East of England -9 40 £29,000 +3.57% 10
East Midlands -25 23 £30,000 -6.25% 12
Midlands - 9 - -
North East 0 8 £27,250 - 3
WordPress
UK

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1457 (81.58%) HTML
2 1442 (80.74%) CSS
3 1354 (75.81%) PHP
4 1289 (72.17%) JavaScript
5 894 (50.06%) jQuery
6 841 (47.09%) MySQL
7 704 (39.42%) CMS
8 657 (36.79%) HTML5
9 560 (31.35%) CSS3
10 474 (26.54%) Drupal
11 450 (25.20%) Marketing
12 432 (24.19%) Git (software)
13 392 (21.95%) Magento
14 363 (20.32%) E-Commerce
15 362 (20.27%) SEO
16 336 (18.81%) MVC
17 323 (18.09%) Linux
18 318 (17.81%) Photoshop
19 271 (15.17%) Web Development
20 267 (14.95%) SQL
21 247 (13.83%) OO
22 246 (13.77%) LAMP
23 242 (13.55%) Ajax
24 238 (13.33%) Joomla!
25 233 (13.05%) .NET
26 224 (12.54%) Zend
27 221 (12.37%) Responsive Web Design
28 219 (12.26%) Subversion
29 204 (11.42%) Apache
30 199 (11.14%) Adobe

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 704 (39.42%) CMS
2 474 (26.54%) Drupal
3 238 (13.33%) Joomla!
4 204 (11.42%) Apache
5 107 (5.99%) Node.js
6 79 (4.42%) Umbraco
7 69 (3.86%) IIS
8 60 (3.36%) Sitecore CMS
9 46 (2.58%) Tomcat
9 46 (2.58%) SharePoint
10 37 (2.07%) ExpressionEngine
11 35 (1.96%) nginx
12 29 (1.62%) NServiceBus
13 27 (1.51%) concrete5
14 21 (1.18%) WebSphere
15 17 (0.95%) Facebook Platform
16 15 (0.84%) Confluence
16 15 (0.84%) SilverStripe
17 14 (0.78%) Moodle
18 10 (0.56%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 318 (17.81%) Photoshop
2 156 (8.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 40 (2.24%) MS Excel
4 36 (2.02%) Fireworks
5 33 (1.85%) MS Office
6 21 (1.18%) MS Visio
7 19 (1.06%) InDesign
8 5 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
8 5 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
9 4 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (0.17%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.11%) QuarkXPress
12 1 (0.056%) CINEMA 4D
12 1 (0.056%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 392 (21.95%) Magento
2 91 (5.10%) Google Analytics
3 34 (1.90%) Shopify
4 15 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.67%) WebTrends
6 10 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.28%) osCommerce
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.11%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.056%) SalesLogix
9 1 (0.056%) Agresso
9 1 (0.056%) Line 500
9 1 (0.056%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 67 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (1.57%) Amazon S3
4 27 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
5 21 (1.18%) GitHub
6 20 (1.12%) SaaS
7 16 (0.90%) Amazon ELB
8 15 (0.84%) Office 365
9 14 (0.78%) Rackspace Cloud
10 8 (0.45%) CloudFront
10 8 (0.45%) MailChimp
11 6 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (0.34%) Route 53
12 4 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.17%) Google Apps
13 3 (0.17%) Basecamp
14 2 (0.11%) Heroku
15 1 (0.056%) Trello
15 1 (0.056%) CheetahMail
15 1 (0.056%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 67 (3.75%) Intranet
2 59 (3.30%) DNS
3 34 (1.90%) HTTP
4 32 (1.79%) Internet
5 28 (1.57%) TCP/IP
5 28 (1.57%) SSH
6 27 (1.51%) SSL
7 17 (0.95%) FTP
8 9 (0.50%) Extranet
9 7 (0.39%) VPN
9 7 (0.39%) SMTP
9 7 (0.39%) LAN
9 7 (0.39%) Firewall
10 6 (0.34%) Network Security
10 6 (0.34%) POP3
11 5 (0.28%) SAN
11 5 (0.28%) VLAN
11 5 (0.28%) Wireless
12 4 (0.22%) ICMP
12 4 (0.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 841 (47.09%) MySQL
2 143 (8.01%) SQL Server
3 81 (4.54%) MongoDB
3 81 (4.54%) NoSQL
4 70 (3.92%) Relational Database
5 40 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
6 38 (2.13%) RavenDB
7 34 (1.90%) Redis
8 30 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 29 (1.62%) Azure SQL Database
10 27 (1.51%) RDBMS
11 20 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 17 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
13 13 (0.73%) MS Access
14 12 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (0.62%) Big Data
16 7 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 6 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
18 3 (0.17%) SQLPlus
18 3 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 432 (24.19%) Git (software)
2 219 (12.26%) Subversion
3 67 (3.75%) Jenkins
4 62 (3.47%) JIRA
5 46 (2.58%) Dreamweaver
6 44 (2.46%) PHPUnit
7 41 (2.30%) Hudson
7 41 (2.30%) Grunt
8 35 (1.96%) Visual Studio
9 33 (1.85%) TeamCity
10 32 (1.79%) CruiseControl
11 31 (1.74%) Jasmine
12 29 (1.62%) NCrunch
12 29 (1.62%) ReSharper
13 24 (1.34%) Maven
14 23 (1.29%) Selenium
15 19 (1.06%) Cucumber
16 17 (0.95%) JUnit
17 16 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
18 13 (0.73%) Mercurial
General
1 450 (25.20%) Marketing
2 145 (8.12%) Finance
3 81 (4.54%) Retail
4 80 (4.48%) Advertising
5 49 (2.74%) Publishing
6 35 (1.96%) Games
7 27 (1.51%) Telecoms
8 21 (1.18%) Banking
9 14 (0.78%) Multimedia
10 11 (0.62%) Automotive
11 10 (0.56%) Billing
11 10 (0.56%) Legal
12 9 (0.50%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.22%) Interactive Media
14 3 (0.17%) Electronics
14 3 (0.17%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.11%) Back Office
15 2 (0.11%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.056%) Mandarin Language
16 1 (0.056%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1410 (78.95%) Developer
2 571 (31.97%) Web Developer
3 486 (27.21%) PHP Developer
4 278 (15.57%) Front-End Developer
5 150 (8.40%) Senior Developer
6 135 (7.56%) Designer
7 114 (6.38%) Junior
7 114 (6.38%) PHP Web Developer
8 87 (4.87%) Junior Developer
9 85 (4.76%) Front-End Web Developer
10 75 (4.20%) Web Designer
11 71 (3.98%) WordPress Developer
12 60 (3.36%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 53 (2.97%) .NET Developer
14 52 (2.91%) Lead Developer
15 50 (2.80%) C# Developer
15 50 (2.80%) Junior Web Developer
16 48 (2.69%) Senior PHP Developer
17 42 (2.35%) Senior Web Developer
17 42 (2.35%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1457 (81.58%) HTML
2 1442 (80.74%) CSS
3 894 (50.06%) jQuery
4 657 (36.79%) HTML5
5 560 (31.35%) CSS3
6 246 (13.77%) LAMP
7 242 (13.55%) Ajax
8 233 (13.05%) .NET
9 169 (9.46%) Web Services
10 162 (9.07%) XHTML
11 160 (8.96%) Symfony
12 155 (8.68%) Sass
13 153 (8.57%) Backbone.js
14 143 (8.01%) AngularJS
15 142 (7.95%) XML
16 141 (7.89%) ASP.NET
17 109 (6.10%) RESTful
18 108 (6.05%) Flash
19 104 (5.82%) LESS
20 102 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 187 (10.47%) Social Media
2 178 (9.97%) Open Source
3 150 (8.40%) Mobile App
4 62 (3.47%) Computer Science
5 52 (2.91%) Blog
5 52 (2.91%) W3C
6 48 (2.69%) Graphic Design
7 43 (2.41%) Digital Media
8 29 (1.62%) Animation
9 24 (1.34%) Management Information System
10 17 (0.95%) FMCG
11 15 (0.84%) Copywriting
12 14 (0.78%) iPhone
12 14 (0.78%) Replication
12 14 (0.78%) NHS
13 10 (0.56%) BBC
14 9 (0.50%) Human Factors
15 8 (0.45%) Social Network
16 7 (0.39%) Ergonomics
16 7 (0.39%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 323 (18.09%) Linux
2 164 (9.18%) Windows
3 144 (8.06%) Apple iOS
4 138 (7.73%) Android
5 39 (2.18%) UNIX
6 37 (2.07%) CentOS
7 32 (1.79%) Windows Phone
8 23 (1.29%) Ubuntu
9 18 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (0.67%) Fedora
11 10 (0.56%) Mac OS X
12 9 (0.50%) Debian
13 8 (0.45%) Windows 7
14 7 (0.39%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
15 4 (0.22%) FreeBSD
16 3 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
17 2 (0.11%) SELinux
18 1 (0.056%) Windows XP
18 1 (0.056%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 363 (20.32%) E-Commerce
2 362 (20.27%) SEO
3 336 (18.81%) MVC
4 271 (15.17%) Web Development
5 247 (13.83%) OO
6 221 (12.37%) Responsive Web Design
7 193 (10.81%) OOP
8 184 (10.30%) Agile Software Development
9 175 (9.80%) Web Design
10 169 (9.46%) Content Management
11 151 (8.45%) Analytics
12 137 (7.67%) Digital Marketing
13 129 (7.22%) TDD
14 128 (7.17%) Continuous Integration
15 100 (5.60%) OO PHP
16 93 (5.21%) Scrum
17 86 (4.82%) BDD
18 74 (4.14%) Mobile Application Development
19 70 (3.92%) Project Management
20 68 (3.81%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1354 (75.81%) PHP
2 1289 (72.17%) JavaScript
3 267 (14.95%) SQL
4 178 (9.97%) Java
5 152 (8.51%) C#
6 146 (8.17%) PHP5
7 96 (5.38%) Python
8 85 (4.76%) Ruby
9 49 (2.74%) ActionScript
10 29 (1.62%) Shell Script
11 24 (1.34%) Objective-C
11 24 (1.34%) ActionScript 3.0
12 20 (1.12%) Perl
13 19 (1.06%) VB
14 14 (0.78%) PHP4
15 13 (0.73%) T-SQL
16 11 (0.62%) C
16 11 (0.62%) Bash Shell
17 10 (0.56%) C++
17 10 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 169 (9.46%) Degree
2 6 (0.34%) MySQL Certification
3 4 (0.22%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.17%) HND
5 2 (0.11%) PhD
5 2 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.11%) MBA
6 1 (0.056%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.056%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.056%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (2.69%) QA
2 25 (1.40%) ISO 9001
3 23 (1.29%) SLA
4 4 (0.22%) WAI
5 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.056%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (1.23%) Varnish
2 18 (1.01%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.34%) Shibboleth
4 5 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (0.28%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.22%) vSphere
6 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.056%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.056%) XenApp
7 1 (0.056%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (1.40%) Plesk
2 23 (1.29%) Puppet
2 23 (1.29%) Vagrant
3 21 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.28%) HAProxy
4 5 (0.28%) Backup Exec
4 5 (0.28%) ZABBIX
5 4 (0.22%) WSUS
5 4 (0.22%) Capistrano
6 3 (0.17%) Nagios
7 1 (0.056%) Cacti
7 1 (0.056%) Ansible
7 1 (0.056%) logstash
7 1 (0.056%) Kibana
7 1 (0.056%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 224 (12.54%) Zend
2 199 (11.14%) Adobe
3 168 (9.41%) Google
4 99 (5.54%) Facebook
5 82 (4.59%) Twitter
6 69 (3.86%) Microsoft
7 67 (3.75%) Sitecore
8 29 (1.62%) Red Gate
8 29 (1.62%) Xamarin
9 28 (1.57%) EPiServer
10 22 (1.23%) VMware
11 21 (1.18%) Red Hat
12 20 (1.12%) Rackspace
13 18 (1.01%) Siemens
14 17 (0.95%) SAP
15 14 (0.78%) Oracle
15 14 (0.78%) JD Edwards
16 13 (0.73%) ATG
17 11 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
17 11 (0.62%) Cisco
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits -)
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + Perks
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Sudbury, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £49000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Otley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
dxw
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Creation Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago