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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 289 350 390
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +40
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 967 698 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.98% 0.73% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.57% 3.43% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 867 603 620
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,900 £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
21139 20332 21491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.39% 21.26% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 18105 16802 18693
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 £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +42 306 £37,500 -9.63% 48
South East -34 163 £32,500 -13.33% 26
North West +59 143 £28,000 +1.81% 23
South West +46 135 £34,000 +4.61% 20
Yorkshire +15 67 £32,500 +8.33% 5
West Midlands +11 62 £40,000 +66.66% 4
East Midlands +35 40 £40,000 +40.35% 3
East of England -33 32 £32,500 +18.18% 8
Midlands - 20 £25,000 -
North East - 5 £35,000 - 3
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UK

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1567 (84.47%) HTML
2 1555 (83.83%) CSS
3 1404 (75.69%) JavaScript
4 1295 (69.81%) PHP
5 1054 (56.82%) jQuery
6 832 (44.85%) MySQL
7 797 (42.96%) HTML5
8 770 (41.51%) CMS
9 679 (36.60%) CSS3
10 548 (29.54%) Git (software)
11 509 (27.44%) MVC
12 495 (26.68%) Drupal
13 489 (26.36%) Marketing
14 400 (21.56%) Agile Software Development
15 349 (18.81%) OO
16 340 (18.33%) Photoshop
16 340 (18.33%) E-Commerce
17 338 (18.22%) Web Development
18 320 (17.25%) Zend
19 312 (16.82%) User Experience
20 305 (16.44%) Linux
21 298 (16.06%) Subversion
22 290 (15.63%) SQL
23 288 (15.53%) Magento
24 279 (15.04%) Responsive Web Design
25 274 (14.77%) Symfony
26 271 (14.61%) SEO
27 263 (14.18%) .NET
28 246 (13.26%) Adobe
29 245 (13.21%) LAMP

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 770 (41.51%) CMS
2 495 (26.68%) Drupal
3 235 (12.67%) Joomla!
4 202 (10.89%) Apache
5 119 (6.42%) Umbraco
6 108 (5.82%) Node.js
7 65 (3.50%) IIS
8 45 (2.43%) nginx
9 40 (2.16%) SharePoint
10 36 (1.94%) concrete5
11 35 (1.89%) Tomcat
12 32 (1.73%) Sitecore CMS
13 18 (0.97%) ExpressionEngine
13 18 (0.97%) Moodle
14 16 (0.86%) Apache Solr
14 16 (0.86%) NServiceBus
15 13 (0.70%) Kentico
16 12 (0.65%) MS Exchange
17 9 (0.49%) Alfresco
17 9 (0.49%) TYPO3
Applications
1 340 (18.33%) Photoshop
2 160 (8.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 109 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 48 (2.59%) Fireworks
5 44 (2.37%) InDesign
6 41 (2.21%) MS Excel
7 29 (1.56%) MS Office
8 23 (1.24%) MS Visio
9 18 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
9 18 (0.97%) Adobe After Effects
10 14 (0.75%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.16%) 3ds Max
11 3 (0.16%) Final Cut Pro
12 1 (0.054%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.054%) CINEMA 4D
12 1 (0.054%) MS Project
12 1 (0.054%) CorelDRAW
12 1 (0.054%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.054%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 288 (15.53%) Magento
2 46 (2.48%) Shopify
3 41 (2.21%) Google Analytics
4 10 (0.54%) Fredhopper
5 8 (0.43%) Zen Cart
5 8 (0.43%) Agresso
6 2 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.054%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.054%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.054%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.054%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 60 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (1.89%) GitHub
3 27 (1.46%) Office 365
4 20 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (0.97%) MailChimp
6 17 (0.92%) Amazon S3
7 10 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (0.43%) PaaS
9 7 (0.38%) SaaS
10 6 (0.32%) Rackspace Cloud
11 5 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (0.22%) Basecamp
12 4 (0.22%) Route 53
12 4 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.16%) Trello
14 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
15 1 (0.054%) Force.com
15 1 (0.054%) CloudFront
15 1 (0.054%) CheetahMail
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.67%) Internet
2 29 (1.56%) Intranet
3 28 (1.51%) Broadband
4 22 (1.19%) DNS
4 22 (1.19%) HTTP
5 20 (1.08%) Firewall
5 20 (1.08%) SSH
6 11 (0.59%) TCP/IP
7 10 (0.54%) Telnet
8 8 (0.43%) Symposium
9 7 (0.38%) SSL
10 6 (0.32%) FTP
11 5 (0.27%) Network Security
11 5 (0.27%) SMTP
11 5 (0.27%) WAN
11 5 (0.27%) LAN
12 4 (0.22%) OpenVPN
12 4 (0.22%) IPsec
12 4 (0.22%) VPN
13 3 (0.16%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 832 (44.85%) MySQL
2 208 (11.21%) SQL Server
3 114 (6.15%) MongoDB
4 79 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
4 79 (4.26%) Relational Database
5 57 (3.07%) NoSQL
6 50 (2.70%) Redis
7 42 (2.26%) RDBMS
8 24 (1.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 22 (1.19%) MS Access
10 19 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (0.92%) RavenDB
13 16 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
14 15 (0.81%) MariaDB
15 14 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
16 10 (0.54%) Big Data
17 9 (0.49%) Hadoop
18 8 (0.43%) Neo4j
18 8 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 548 (29.54%) Git (software)
2 298 (16.06%) Subversion
3 80 (4.31%) Dreamweaver
4 65 (3.50%) Jenkins
5 55 (2.96%) Hudson
6 45 (2.43%) JIRA
7 40 (2.16%) CruiseControl
8 38 (2.05%) PHPUnit
9 36 (1.94%) Grunt
10 35 (1.89%) Eclipse
11 34 (1.83%) NetBeans
12 33 (1.78%) PhpStorm
13 30 (1.62%) JUnit
13 30 (1.62%) Visual Studio
14 29 (1.56%) Behat
15 24 (1.29%) Maven
16 20 (1.08%) Axure RP
16 20 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
16 20 (1.08%) TeamCity
17 19 (1.02%) Cucumber
General
1 489 (26.36%) Marketing
2 120 (6.47%) Finance
3 103 (5.55%) Advertising
4 53 (2.86%) Retail
5 49 (2.64%) Games
6 43 (2.32%) Publishing
6 43 (2.32%) Telecoms
7 22 (1.19%) Multimedia
8 18 (0.97%) Automotive
9 17 (0.92%) Legal
10 13 (0.70%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.59%) Back Office
12 10 (0.54%) German Language
13 9 (0.49%) French Language
13 9 (0.49%) Local Government
14 8 (0.43%) Banking
14 8 (0.43%) Spanish Language
15 7 (0.38%) Law
16 6 (0.32%) Electronics
17 5 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1500 (80.86%) Developer
2 626 (33.75%) Web Developer
3 496 (26.74%) PHP Developer
4 330 (17.79%) Front-End Developer
5 201 (10.84%) Senior Developer
6 143 (7.71%) Designer
7 137 (7.39%) PHP Web Developer
8 113 (6.09%) Junior
9 94 (5.07%) Web Designer
10 93 (5.01%) Junior Developer
11 86 (4.64%) Senior Web Developer
11 86 (4.64%) WordPress Developer
12 77 (4.15%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 76 (4.10%) Front-End Web Developer
14 65 (3.50%) .NET Developer
15 56 (3.02%) Senior PHP Developer
16 41 (2.21%) Programmer
17 40 (2.16%) Senior Front-End Developer
18 37 (1.99%) Ruby on Rails Developer
19 35 (1.89%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1567 (84.47%) HTML
2 1555 (83.83%) CSS
3 1054 (56.82%) jQuery
4 797 (42.96%) HTML5
5 679 (36.60%) CSS3
6 274 (14.77%) Symfony
7 263 (14.18%) .NET
8 245 (13.21%) LAMP
9 231 (12.45%) Ajax
10 215 (11.59%) AngularJS
11 192 (10.35%) XML
12 181 (9.76%) Sass
13 164 (8.84%) Backbone.js
14 158 (8.52%) ASP.NET
15 141 (7.60%) Web Services
16 123 (6.63%) LESS
17 112 (6.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 108 (5.82%) CakePHP
19 107 (5.77%) JSON
19 107 (5.77%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 312 (16.82%) User Experience
2 192 (10.35%) Social Media
3 128 (6.90%) Mobile App
4 123 (6.63%) Open Source
5 89 (4.80%) Graphic Design
6 66 (3.56%) W3C
7 65 (3.50%) Computer Science
8 55 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
9 46 (2.48%) Blog
10 40 (2.16%) Digital Media
11 35 (1.89%) Photography
12 25 (1.35%) Animation
13 24 (1.29%) Social Network
14 23 (1.24%) Algorithms
15 19 (1.02%) iPad
16 18 (0.97%) Data Structures
16 18 (0.97%) Statistics
17 17 (0.92%) Replication
18 15 (0.81%) Video Editing
18 15 (0.81%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 305 (16.44%) Linux
2 134 (7.22%) Windows
3 91 (4.91%) Android
4 83 (4.47%) Apple iOS
5 47 (2.53%) UNIX
6 33 (1.78%) CentOS
7 31 (1.67%) Ubuntu
8 17 (0.92%) Windows Phone
9 12 (0.65%) Windows 7
10 10 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.43%) Mac OS X
11 8 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (0.38%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.27%) openSUSE
14 3 (0.16%) Debian
14 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.11%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 509 (27.44%) MVC
2 400 (21.56%) Agile Software Development
3 349 (18.81%) OO
4 340 (18.33%) E-Commerce
5 338 (18.22%) Web Development
6 279 (15.04%) Responsive Web Design
7 271 (14.61%) SEO
8 236 (12.72%) Web Design
9 221 (11.91%) OO PHP
10 218 (11.75%) OOP
11 171 (9.22%) TDD
12 147 (7.92%) Content Management
13 146 (7.87%) Digital Marketing
14 145 (7.82%) Scrum
15 122 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
16 106 (5.71%) Analytics
17 101 (5.44%) BDD
18 87 (4.69%) Project Management
19 82 (4.42%) Email Marketing
20 71 (3.83%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1404 (75.69%) JavaScript
2 1295 (69.81%) PHP
3 290 (15.63%) SQL
4 171 (9.22%) PHP5
5 161 (8.68%) C#
6 126 (6.79%) Java
7 96 (5.18%) Ruby
8 51 (2.75%) Python
9 37 (1.99%) ActionScript
10 25 (1.35%) Perl
11 24 (1.29%) VB
12 23 (1.24%) ActionScript 3.0
13 22 (1.19%) T-SQL
14 21 (1.13%) C++
15 18 (0.97%) Bash Shell
16 15 (0.81%) C
17 14 (0.75%) VB.NET
18 10 (0.54%) ActionScript 2.0
19 8 (0.43%) PowerShell
20 7 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 185 (9.97%) Degree
2 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (0.11%) EnCE
2 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.054%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.054%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.054%) CCENT
3 1 (0.054%) PhD
3 1 (0.054%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.054%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.054%) CCNA
3 1 (0.054%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.054%) MCP
3 1 (0.054%) MCSE
3 1 (0.054%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (1.89%) QA
2 19 (1.02%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.59%) SLA
4 6 (0.32%) WAI
5 2 (0.11%) WCAG
6 1 (0.054%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.43%) VirtualBox
4 7 (0.38%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.32%) Docker
5 6 (0.32%) vSphere
6 3 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.11%) Varnish
7 2 (0.11%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.054%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (1.51%) Vagrant
2 22 (1.19%) cPanel
3 19 (1.02%) Plesk
4 18 (0.97%) Puppet
5 17 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (0.81%) Capistrano
7 8 (0.43%) Webmin
8 5 (0.27%) ZABBIX
8 5 (0.27%) Ansible
8 5 (0.27%) Salt
9 4 (0.22%) nmon
10 2 (0.11%) Nagios
11 1 (0.054%) SCCM
11 1 (0.054%) DameWare
11 1 (0.054%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.054%) Cacti
11 1 (0.054%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.054%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.054%) Kibana
11 1 (0.054%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 320 (17.25%) Zend
2 246 (13.26%) Adobe
3 111 (5.98%) Twitter
4 102 (5.50%) Facebook
5 92 (4.96%) Google
6 89 (4.80%) Microsoft
7 48 (2.59%) Oracle
8 42 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
9 40 (2.16%) Sitecore
10 35 (1.89%) EPiServer
11 29 (1.56%) Eloqua
12 24 (1.29%) VMware
13 22 (1.19%) Siemens
13 22 (1.19%) Red Hat
14 18 (0.97%) Xamarin
15 16 (0.86%) Red Gate
15 16 (0.86%) Apple
16 13 (0.70%) hybris
17 8 (0.43%) Marketo
17 8 (0.43%) HubSpot
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