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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 344 335 348
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 830 878 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.81% 0.80% 0.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.99% 3.78% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 655 726 611
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
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
20781 23245 20894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.32% 21.26% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17461 19345 17795
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -21 255 £40,000 -3.03% 47
South East +36 195 £35,000 +16.66% 27
North West +30 148 £30,000 -1.63% 30
Yorkshire +3 68 £30,000 - 19
West Midlands -35 65 £30,000 -3.22% 11
South West -19 52 £27,000 -10.00% 10
East of England +8 35 £35,000 +20.68% 10
East Midlands +3 21 £30,000 -4.76% 18
Midlands -24 1 £25,000 +21.94%
WordPress
UK

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1260 (85.48%) HTML
2 1213 (82.29%) CSS
3 1113 (75.51%) PHP
4 1060 (71.91%) JavaScript
5 776 (52.65%) jQuery
6 665 (45.12%) MySQL
7 636 (43.15%) HTML5
8 551 (37.38%) CMS
9 494 (33.51%) CSS3
10 425 (28.83%) Git (software)
11 385 (26.12%) Marketing
12 334 (22.66%) Drupal
13 318 (21.57%) Web Development
14 305 (20.69%) MVC
15 291 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
16 258 (17.50%) SEO
17 248 (16.82%) Photoshop
18 231 (15.67%) User Experience
19 227 (15.40%) Magento
20 220 (14.93%) E-Commerce
21 218 (14.79%) Linux
22 205 (13.91%) Adobe
23 189 (12.82%) AngularJS
24 188 (12.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 187 (12.69%) Sass
26 184 (12.48%) Subversion
27 179 (12.14%) LAMP
28 167 (11.33%) Joomla!
29 164 (11.13%) Responsive Web Design
30 163 (11.06%) OO

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 551 (37.38%) CMS
2 334 (22.66%) Drupal
3 167 (11.33%) Joomla!
4 150 (10.18%) Apache
5 110 (7.46%) Node.js
6 44 (2.99%) Umbraco
7 39 (2.65%) SharePoint
8 34 (2.31%) Sitecore CMS
9 33 (2.24%) Kentico
10 23 (1.56%) concrete5
11 22 (1.49%) nginx
12 21 (1.42%) Moodle
12 21 (1.42%) WebSphere
13 19 (1.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 17 (1.15%) Tomcat
15 16 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
16 15 (1.02%) IIS
17 12 (0.81%) Liferay
18 11 (0.75%) Alfresco
19 10 (0.68%) Movable Type
Applications
1 248 (16.82%) Photoshop
2 91 (6.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 86 (5.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 40 (2.71%) MS Office
5 28 (1.90%) InDesign
6 27 (1.83%) MS Excel
7 17 (1.15%) Fireworks
8 12 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (0.54%) Adobe Premiere
10 7 (0.47%) Adobe After Effects
10 7 (0.47%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
11 2 (0.14%) MS Project
12 1 (0.068%) PaintShop Pro
12 1 (0.068%) GIMP
12 1 (0.068%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.068%) Edge Animate
Business Applications
1 227 (15.40%) Magento
2 15 (1.02%) Shopify
3 3 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.068%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.068%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 48 (3.26%) Google Analytics
2 33 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (0.81%) SaaS
4 12 (0.81%) GitHub
5 10 (0.68%) Basecamp
6 6 (0.41%) Google Apps
7 5 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.34%) Rackspace Cloud
8 4 (0.27%) Trello
8 4 (0.27%) MailChimp
9 2 (0.14%) PaaS
9 2 (0.14%) Silverpop
10 1 (0.068%) Heroku
10 1 (0.068%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.068%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.068%) Google Drive
10 1 (0.068%) Office 365
10 1 (0.068%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 64 (4.34%) Intranet
2 60 (4.07%) Internet
3 36 (2.44%) DNS
4 24 (1.63%) FTP
5 20 (1.36%) SSH
6 19 (1.29%) HTTP
7 18 (1.22%) TCP/IP
8 17 (1.15%) SSL
8 17 (1.15%) Firewall
9 10 (0.68%) VPN
10 7 (0.47%) Wireless
11 6 (0.41%) LAN
12 5 (0.34%) WAN
12 5 (0.34%) POP3
12 5 (0.34%) SMTP
12 5 (0.34%) BIG-IP
12 5 (0.34%) IMAP
12 5 (0.34%) Asterisk PBX
12 5 (0.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (0.34%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 665 (45.12%) MySQL
2 77 (5.22%) SQL Server
3 54 (3.66%) MongoDB
4 44 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
5 38 (2.58%) Relational Database
6 26 (1.76%) Big Data
7 14 (0.95%) NoSQL
8 11 (0.75%) Redis
9 8 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.34%) Oracle OLAP
11 5 (0.34%) OLAP
11 5 (0.34%) OLTP
11 5 (0.34%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.14%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.14%) RavenDB
13 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 425 (28.83%) Git (software)
2 184 (12.48%) Subversion
3 70 (4.75%) Grunt
4 65 (4.41%) Jenkins
5 49 (3.32%) Dreamweaver
6 41 (2.78%) PHPUnit
7 37 (2.51%) Visual Studio
7 37 (2.51%) JIRA
8 32 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 31 (2.10%) gulp
10 27 (1.83%) Axure RP
11 20 (1.36%) Bitbucket
12 17 (1.15%) Bower
13 13 (0.88%) Sublime Text
13 13 (0.88%) Selenium
14 10 (0.68%) Maven
14 10 (0.68%) TeamCity
15 9 (0.61%) JUnit
16 7 (0.47%) Log4j
16 7 (0.47%) TestNG
General
1 385 (26.12%) Marketing
2 83 (5.63%) Finance
3 54 (3.66%) Advertising
4 43 (2.92%) Publishing
5 36 (2.44%) Retail
6 23 (1.56%) Multimedia
6 23 (1.56%) Games
7 17 (1.15%) Automotive
8 16 (1.09%) Telecoms
9 12 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (0.68%) Law
11 7 (0.47%) Back Office
12 6 (0.41%) Music Industry
13 4 (0.27%) Banking
14 3 (0.20%) Electronics
15 1 (0.068%) German Language
15 1 (0.068%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1237 (83.92%) Developer
2 531 (36.02%) Web Developer
3 409 (27.75%) PHP Developer
4 304 (20.62%) Front-End Developer
5 140 (9.50%) Senior Developer
6 107 (7.26%) Designer
7 106 (7.19%) Front-End Web Developer
8 97 (6.58%) PHP Web Developer
9 84 (5.70%) WordPress Developer
10 81 (5.50%) Junior
11 74 (5.02%) Junior Developer
12 64 (4.34%) Senior PHP Developer
13 56 (3.80%) Web Designer
14 48 (3.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 33 (2.24%) Junior Web Developer
16 32 (2.17%) Lead Developer
17 31 (2.10%) Magento Developer
18 28 (1.90%) Junior PHP Developer
19 26 (1.76%) Digital Designer
20 23 (1.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1260 (85.48%) HTML
2 1213 (82.29%) CSS
3 776 (52.65%) jQuery
4 636 (43.15%) HTML5
5 494 (33.51%) CSS3
6 189 (12.82%) AngularJS
7 188 (12.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 187 (12.69%) Sass
9 179 (12.14%) LAMP
10 159 (10.79%) Symfony
11 145 (9.84%) Ajax
12 140 (9.50%) XML
13 135 (9.16%) .NET
14 100 (6.78%) LESS
15 97 (6.58%) JSON
16 96 (6.51%) Laravel
17 87 (5.90%) Web Services
18 84 (5.70%) REST
19 76 (5.16%) XHTML
20 74 (5.02%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 231 (15.67%) User Experience
2 126 (8.55%) Social Media
3 76 (5.16%) W3C
3 76 (5.16%) Mobile App
4 40 (2.71%) Graphic Design
4 40 (2.71%) Computer Science
5 29 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (1.36%) Video Editing
7 19 (1.29%) Blog
8 17 (1.15%) Animation
9 15 (1.02%) Data Centre
10 14 (0.95%) Digital Media
11 13 (0.88%) Management Information System
12 12 (0.81%) Client/Server
12 12 (0.81%) Copywriting
13 10 (0.68%) Clustering
14 9 (0.61%) Photography
14 9 (0.61%) Social Network
15 8 (0.54%) RIA
15 8 (0.54%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 218 (14.79%) Linux
2 65 (4.41%) Windows
3 42 (2.85%) Apple iOS
4 38 (2.58%) Ubuntu
5 37 (2.51%) Android
6 32 (2.17%) CentOS
7 24 (1.63%) UNIX
8 17 (1.15%) Mac OS X
9 15 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (0.75%) AIX
10 11 (0.75%) Solaris
11 10 (0.68%) Debian
12 8 (0.54%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (0.47%) openSUSE
14 5 (0.34%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.34%) SUSE
14 5 (0.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 4 (0.27%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.27%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (21.57%) Web Development
2 305 (20.69%) MVC
3 291 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
4 258 (17.50%) SEO
5 220 (14.93%) E-Commerce
6 164 (11.13%) Responsive Web Design
7 163 (11.06%) OO
8 128 (8.68%) OOP
9 126 (8.55%) Digital Marketing
10 121 (8.21%) Content Management
10 121 (8.21%) Web Design
11 114 (7.73%) Analytics
12 91 (6.17%) Scrum
13 73 (4.95%) Project Management
14 71 (4.82%) TDD
14 71 (4.82%) Open Source
15 68 (4.61%) Pay per click
15 68 (4.61%) CRM
16 67 (4.55%) OO PHP
17 56 (3.80%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1113 (75.51%) PHP
2 1060 (71.91%) JavaScript
3 147 (9.97%) SQL
4 107 (7.26%) C#
5 100 (6.78%) Java
6 73 (4.95%) PHP5
7 55 (3.73%) Python
8 44 (2.99%) Ruby
9 31 (2.10%) Bash Shell
10 30 (2.04%) Perl
11 18 (1.22%) C
12 14 (0.95%) ActionScript
13 13 (0.88%) Objective-C
14 9 (0.61%) C++
15 8 (0.54%) Apex Code
15 8 (0.54%) Apple Swift
16 7 (0.47%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.34%) Jython
17 5 (0.34%) Korn
18 4 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 147 (9.97%) Degree
2 2 (0.14%) HND
3 1 (0.068%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.068%) MCSE
3 1 (0.068%) MCSA
3 1 (0.068%) CCNA
3 1 (0.068%) ISEB
3 1 (0.068%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.068%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.068%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.068%) PMP
3 1 (0.068%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (2.17%) QA
2 11 (0.75%) SLA
3 7 (0.47%) WCAG
3 7 (0.47%) WAI
4 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.61%) Xen
2 9 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.54%) Hyper-V
3 8 (0.54%) KVM
4 7 (0.47%) Docker
5 6 (0.41%) iptables
5 6 (0.41%) Varnish
6 5 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.34%) pfSense
6 5 (0.34%) VMware Server
6 5 (0.34%) Sendmail
6 5 (0.34%) XenServer
6 5 (0.34%) vSphere
7 1 (0.068%) Ceph
7 1 (0.068%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 29 (1.97%) cPanel
2 18 (1.22%) Plesk
3 14 (0.95%) Puppet
3 14 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (0.88%) Vagrant
5 10 (0.68%) Capistrano
6 7 (0.47%) Salt
7 5 (0.34%) Cacti
7 5 (0.34%) Nagios
8 4 (0.27%) TeamSite
8 4 (0.27%) Ansible
9 2 (0.14%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.068%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.068%) DameWare
10 1 (0.068%) SELinux
10 1 (0.068%) logstash
10 1 (0.068%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.068%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 205 (13.91%) Adobe
2 162 (10.99%) Zend
3 109 (7.39%) Google
4 77 (5.22%) Oracle
5 66 (4.48%) Twitter
6 61 (4.14%) Microsoft
7 48 (3.26%) hybris
8 39 (2.65%) Facebook
9 38 (2.58%) Sitecore
10 27 (1.83%) Perforce
11 25 (1.70%) IBM
12 21 (1.42%) ATG
12 21 (1.42%) Rackspace
13 20 (1.36%) Red Hat
14 15 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
15 10 (0.68%) Apple
16 9 (0.61%) VMware
17 7 (0.47%) OpenText
17 7 (0.47%) Citrix
18 6 (0.41%) Sophos
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