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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 333 346 411
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +65
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 878 702 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.80% 0.69% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.80% 3.40% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 725 607 540
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £31,125
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -2.00%
Application Platforms Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
23083 20658 22735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.13% 20.30% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 19209 17583 19624
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WordPress
UK

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 July 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 July 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 -15 322 £40,000 - 50
South East +56 154 £30,000 -14.28% 22
North West +48 111 £30,500 +10.90% 21
West Midlands +36 92 £31,000 +5.98% 5
Yorkshire -27 67 £30,000 +5.26% 11
South West -9 60 £30,000 - 13
East of England -24 33 £29,000 +3.57% 4
East Midlands -15 19 £31,500 -1.56% 6
Midlands - 13 £20,500 -
North East - 6 £27,500 - 10
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WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1469 (81.48%) HTML
2 1433 (79.48%) CSS
3 1393 (77.26%) PHP
4 1295 (71.82%) JavaScript
5 897 (49.75%) jQuery
6 867 (48.09%) MySQL
7 734 (40.71%) CMS
8 671 (37.22%) HTML5
9 559 (31.00%) CSS3
10 495 (27.45%) Drupal
11 427 (23.68%) Magento
12 421 (23.35%) Marketing
13 376 (20.85%) E-Commerce
14 366 (20.30%) Git (software)
15 333 (18.47%) SEO
16 327 (18.14%) Linux
17 322 (17.86%) MVC
18 306 (16.97%) Photoshop
19 271 (15.03%) Web Development
20 258 (14.31%) SQL
21 256 (14.20%) Ajax
22 253 (14.03%) OO
23 244 (13.53%) Joomla!
24 238 (13.20%) LAMP
25 215 (11.92%) Apache
25 215 (11.92%) Zend
26 213 (11.81%) .NET
27 212 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
28 207 (11.48%) OOP
29 200 (11.09%) Content Management

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 734 (40.71%) CMS
2 495 (27.45%) Drupal
3 244 (13.53%) Joomla!
4 215 (11.92%) Apache
5 89 (4.94%) Umbraco
6 87 (4.83%) Node.js
7 75 (4.16%) IIS
8 58 (3.22%) Sitecore CMS
9 50 (2.77%) SharePoint
10 39 (2.16%) Tomcat
11 38 (2.11%) nginx
12 35 (1.94%) ExpressionEngine
13 29 (1.61%) concrete5
14 28 (1.55%) NServiceBus
15 27 (1.50%) WebSphere
16 26 (1.44%) SilverStripe
17 22 (1.22%) Alfresco
18 17 (0.94%) Facebook Platform
19 15 (0.83%) Moodle
20 14 (0.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 306 (16.97%) Photoshop
2 153 (8.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 38 (2.11%) MS Excel
4 34 (1.89%) Fireworks
5 26 (1.44%) MS Office
6 15 (0.83%) MS Visio
7 14 (0.78%) InDesign
8 5 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
9 4 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
10 3 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (0.11%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.11%) QuarkXPress
12 1 (0.055%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.055%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 427 (23.68%) Magento
2 112 (6.21%) Google Analytics
3 18 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (1.00%) Shopify
4 15 (0.83%) WebTrends
5 10 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.28%) osCommerce
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.11%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.055%) SalesLogix
8 1 (0.055%) Line 500
8 1 (0.055%) Zen Cart
8 1 (0.055%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 56 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (1.50%) Amazon S3
4 26 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
4 26 (1.44%) SaaS
5 22 (1.22%) GitHub
6 15 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
7 11 (0.61%) Rackspace Cloud
7 11 (0.61%) Office 365
8 10 (0.55%) CloudFront
9 6 (0.33%) Route 53
10 5 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.17%) MailChimp
13 2 (0.11%) Pure360
13 2 (0.11%) Heroku
14 1 (0.055%) Basecamp
14 1 (0.055%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 67 (3.72%) DNS
2 52 (2.88%) Intranet
3 39 (2.16%) HTTP
4 37 (2.05%) Internet
5 34 (1.89%) SSL
5 34 (1.89%) TCP/IP
6 30 (1.66%) SSH
7 22 (1.22%) FTP
8 12 (0.67%) VPN
9 9 (0.50%) Extranet
10 6 (0.33%) LAN
11 5 (0.28%) SAN
11 5 (0.28%) VLAN
11 5 (0.28%) Firewall
12 4 (0.22%) SMTP
13 3 (0.17%) SMS
13 3 (0.17%) VoIP
13 3 (0.17%) WAN
13 3 (0.17%) POP3
13 3 (0.17%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 867 (48.09%) MySQL
2 135 (7.49%) SQL Server
3 77 (4.27%) NoSQL
4 61 (3.38%) Relational Database
5 56 (3.11%) MongoDB
6 35 (1.94%) RavenDB
7 30 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
8 29 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
9 28 (1.55%) Azure SQL Database
10 20 (1.11%) RDBMS
11 18 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
12 16 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
13 15 (0.83%) Redis
14 11 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 11 (0.61%) MS Access
15 8 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (0.44%) Big Data
16 7 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 3 (0.17%) SQLite
17 3 (0.17%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 366 (20.30%) Git (software)
2 181 (10.04%) Subversion
3 63 (3.49%) JIRA
4 55 (3.05%) PhoneGap
4 55 (3.05%) Jenkins
5 48 (2.66%) Grunt
6 36 (2.00%) Dreamweaver
7 35 (1.94%) PHPUnit
8 32 (1.77%) Visual Studio
9 30 (1.66%) Jasmine
10 29 (1.61%) Selenium
10 29 (1.61%) TeamCity
11 28 (1.55%) ReSharper
11 28 (1.55%) NCrunch
12 19 (1.05%) Hudson
13 18 (1.00%) Maven
14 15 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
15 13 (0.72%) Cucumber
16 12 (0.67%) CruiseControl
16 12 (0.67%) JBehave
General
1 421 (23.35%) Marketing
2 143 (7.93%) Finance
3 88 (4.88%) Advertising
4 73 (4.05%) Retail
5 47 (2.61%) Games
6 45 (2.50%) Publishing
7 21 (1.16%) Telecoms
8 16 (0.89%) Banking
8 16 (0.89%) Multimedia
9 13 (0.72%) Legal
10 10 (0.55%) Billing
11 6 (0.33%) Back Office
12 5 (0.28%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.22%) Automotive
13 4 (0.22%) Interactive Media
14 3 (0.17%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.055%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.055%) Law
Job Titles
1 1437 (79.70%) Developer
2 549 (30.45%) Web Developer
3 506 (28.06%) PHP Developer
4 307 (17.03%) Front-End Developer
5 155 (8.60%) Senior Developer
6 119 (6.60%) Designer
7 105 (5.82%) PHP Web Developer
8 101 (5.60%) Junior
9 86 (4.77%) Front-End Web Developer
10 77 (4.27%) Junior Developer
11 71 (3.94%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 70 (3.88%) WordPress Developer
13 69 (3.83%) Web Designer
14 56 (3.11%) Senior PHP Developer
15 54 (3.00%) Lead Developer
16 52 (2.88%) PHP Drupal Developer
17 50 (2.77%) .NET Developer
18 49 (2.72%) C# Developer
18 49 (2.72%) Magento Developer
19 42 (2.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1469 (81.48%) HTML
2 1433 (79.48%) CSS
3 897 (49.75%) jQuery
4 671 (37.22%) HTML5
5 559 (31.00%) CSS3
6 256 (14.20%) Ajax
7 238 (13.20%) LAMP
8 213 (11.81%) .NET
9 177 (9.82%) XHTML
10 162 (8.99%) Web Services
11 152 (8.43%) XML
11 152 (8.43%) Symfony
12 147 (8.15%) Sass
13 145 (8.04%) AngularJS
14 141 (7.82%) Backbone.js
15 122 (6.77%) ASP.NET
16 121 (6.71%) Flash
17 113 (6.27%) CodeIgniter
17 113 (6.27%) LESS
18 108 (5.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 181 (10.04%) Open Source
1 181 (10.04%) Social Media
2 170 (9.43%) Mobile App
3 66 (3.66%) Computer Science
4 64 (3.55%) W3C
5 40 (2.22%) Blog
6 38 (2.11%) Digital Media
7 31 (1.72%) Graphic Design
8 30 (1.66%) Copywriting
8 30 (1.66%) Management Information System
9 24 (1.33%) NHS
10 22 (1.22%) Animation
10 22 (1.22%) Blackberry
11 16 (0.89%) FMCG
12 14 (0.78%) Xbox
13 12 (0.67%) iPhone
14 11 (0.61%) Replication
15 9 (0.50%) Human Factors
16 8 (0.44%) BBC
16 8 (0.44%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 327 (18.14%) Linux
2 165 (9.15%) Windows
3 154 (8.54%) Apple iOS
4 147 (8.15%) Android
5 43 (2.38%) UNIX
6 42 (2.33%) CentOS
7 31 (1.72%) Windows Phone
8 30 (1.66%) Ubuntu
9 16 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (0.72%) Debian
11 12 (0.67%) Fedora
11 12 (0.67%) Mac OS X
12 8 (0.44%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (0.33%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.17%) FreeBSD
15 3 (0.17%) SELinux
16 2 (0.11%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.055%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 376 (20.85%) E-Commerce
2 333 (18.47%) SEO
3 322 (17.86%) MVC
4 271 (15.03%) Web Development
5 253 (14.03%) OO
6 212 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
7 207 (11.48%) OOP
8 200 (11.09%) Content Management
9 184 (10.21%) Web Design
10 183 (10.15%) Agile Software Development
11 174 (9.65%) Analytics
12 133 (7.38%) Digital Marketing
13 101 (5.60%) TDD
14 98 (5.44%) OO PHP
14 98 (5.44%) Continuous Integration
15 86 (4.77%) Mobile Application Development
16 82 (4.55%) CRM
17 75 (4.16%) Pay per click
18 73 (4.05%) Android Development
18 73 (4.05%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1393 (77.26%) PHP
2 1295 (71.82%) JavaScript
3 258 (14.31%) SQL
4 189 (10.48%) Java
5 141 (7.82%) PHP5
6 135 (7.49%) C#
7 125 (6.93%) Python
8 77 (4.27%) Ruby
9 54 (3.00%) ActionScript
10 37 (2.05%) Perl
11 29 (1.61%) Shell Script
12 25 (1.39%) Objective-C
12 25 (1.39%) ActionScript 3.0
13 16 (0.89%) T-SQL
14 15 (0.83%) PHP4
15 13 (0.72%) VB
16 12 (0.67%) C
16 12 (0.67%) Bash Shell
17 8 (0.44%) ActionScript 2.0
17 8 (0.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 171 (9.48%) Degree
2 10 (0.55%) PhD
3 6 (0.33%) MySQL Certification
4 5 (0.28%) HND
4 5 (0.28%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.11%) MBA
6 1 (0.055%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.055%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (2.72%) QA
2 34 (1.89%) SLA
3 19 (1.05%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.17%) WAI
4 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.055%) WCAG
System Software
1 21 (1.16%) Varnish
2 16 (0.89%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.39%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.33%) vSphere
6 5 (0.28%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (0.22%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.055%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.055%) XenApp
8 1 (0.055%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.055%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 37 (2.05%) Plesk
2 21 (1.16%) Vagrant
3 20 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (1.11%) Puppet
4 6 (0.33%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.22%) WSUS
5 4 (0.22%) ZABBIX
5 4 (0.22%) HAProxy
6 3 (0.17%) Capistrano
6 3 (0.17%) Nagios
7 1 (0.055%) Ansible
7 1 (0.055%) logstash
7 1 (0.055%) Kibana
7 1 (0.055%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 215 (11.92%) Zend
2 194 (10.76%) Adobe
3 185 (10.26%) Google
4 98 (5.44%) Facebook
5 70 (3.88%) Twitter
6 65 (3.61%) Microsoft
7 64 (3.55%) Sitecore
8 28 (1.55%) Red Gate
8 28 (1.55%) Xamarin
8 28 (1.55%) Red Hat
9 27 (1.50%) VMware
9 27 (1.50%) EPiServer
10 24 (1.33%) Oracle
11 20 (1.11%) SAP
11 20 (1.11%) Sony
12 18 (1.00%) Siemens
13 17 (0.94%) JD Edwards
13 17 (0.94%) Ektron
14 16 (0.89%) Rackspace
15 14 (0.78%) ATG
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 49 minutes ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £49000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 53 minutes ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £55000 per annum - Training / Benefits / Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 20 Days Holiday, Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday and bonus scheme
Posted: 2 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Epping, Essex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago