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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 353 331 361
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +30
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 736 909 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.72% 0.83% 0.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.47% 3.89% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 599 765 621
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
21193 23359 21012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.80% 21.22% 20.70%
Number of salaries quoted 17833 19639 17986
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 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 6 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 6 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 -50 224 £40,000 - 45
South East +21 188 £35,000 +16.66% 36
North West +10 115 £29,250 -2.50% 26
West Midlands -38 57 £30,000 -3.22% 19
South West -29 51 £27,250 -9.16% 11
Yorkshire -15 47 £30,000 - 15
East of England +11 31 £34,500 +18.96% 8
East Midlands +2 28 £30,000 - 10
WordPress
UK

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 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 1264 (84.27%) HTML
2 1220 (81.33%) CSS
3 1119 (74.60%) PHP
4 1082 (72.13%) JavaScript
5 813 (54.20%) jQuery
6 670 (44.67%) MySQL
7 619 (41.27%) HTML5
8 575 (38.33%) CMS
9 489 (32.60%) CSS3
10 426 (28.40%) Git (software)
11 384 (25.60%) Marketing
12 369 (24.60%) Drupal
13 357 (23.80%) MVC
14 341 (22.73%) Web Development
15 298 (19.87%) Agile Software Development
16 263 (17.53%) Photoshop
17 255 (17.00%) User Experience
18 247 (16.47%) SEO
19 242 (16.13%) Magento
20 222 (14.80%) E-Commerce
21 221 (14.73%) Linux
22 217 (14.47%) Zend
23 207 (13.80%) Adobe
24 198 (13.20%) AngularJS
25 196 (13.07%) Subversion
26 191 (12.73%) OO
27 185 (12.33%) Symfony
28 182 (12.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
29 181 (12.07%) Joomla!
30 180 (12.00%) LAMP

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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
1 575 (38.33%) CMS
2 369 (24.60%) Drupal
3 181 (12.07%) Joomla!
4 165 (11.00%) Apache
5 104 (6.93%) Node.js
6 49 (3.27%) Umbraco
7 36 (2.40%) Sitecore CMS
8 35 (2.33%) SharePoint
9 30 (2.00%) Kentico
10 26 (1.73%) concrete5
11 25 (1.67%) Moodle
12 24 (1.60%) nginx
13 22 (1.47%) Tomcat
14 20 (1.33%) IIS
14 20 (1.33%) WebSphere
15 19 (1.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 14 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
16 14 (0.93%) TYPO3
17 12 (0.80%) Liferay
18 11 (0.73%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 263 (17.53%) Photoshop
2 100 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 84 (5.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 39 (2.60%) InDesign
4 39 (2.60%) MS Office
5 27 (1.80%) MS Excel
6 20 (1.33%) Fireworks
7 13 (0.87%) Adobe After Effects
7 13 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (0.53%) Acrobat
9 7 (0.47%) Adobe Premiere
10 3 (0.20%) MS Project
11 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
11 2 (0.13%) Final Cut Pro
12 1 (0.067%) Edge Animate
12 1 (0.067%) GIMP
12 1 (0.067%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.067%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 242 (16.13%) Magento
2 14 (0.93%) Shopify
3 5 (0.33%) Zen Cart
4 4 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.067%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.067%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 48 (3.20%) Google Analytics
2 44 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (0.87%) GitHub
5 10 (0.67%) SaaS
6 8 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.53%) Basecamp
7 6 (0.40%) Rackspace Cloud
7 6 (0.40%) Google Apps
8 5 (0.33%) MailChimp
9 4 (0.27%) Trello
10 3 (0.20%) Office 365
10 3 (0.20%) Route 53
10 3 (0.20%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.13%) PaaS
11 2 (0.13%) Silverpop
12 1 (0.067%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.067%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.067%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.067%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 61 (4.07%) Intranet
2 56 (3.73%) Internet
3 36 (2.40%) DNS
4 24 (1.60%) FTP
5 21 (1.40%) TCP/IP
6 18 (1.20%) Firewall
6 18 (1.20%) SSH
7 16 (1.07%) HTTP
7 16 (1.07%) SSL
8 9 (0.60%) VPN
9 7 (0.47%) Network Security
10 6 (0.40%) Wireless
11 5 (0.33%) Asterisk PBX
11 5 (0.33%) Broadband
11 5 (0.33%) SMTP
12 3 (0.20%) POP3
12 3 (0.20%) SMS
12 3 (0.20%) SAN
12 3 (0.20%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 670 (44.67%) MySQL
2 86 (5.73%) SQL Server
3 60 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 51 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
5 30 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 29 (1.93%) Big Data
7 12 (0.80%) NoSQL
8 10 (0.67%) Redis
9 8 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (0.40%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (0.33%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (0.33%) RavenDB
11 5 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.20%) OLTP
13 3 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.20%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 426 (28.40%) Git (software)
2 196 (13.07%) Subversion
3 66 (4.40%) Dreamweaver
4 65 (4.33%) Jenkins
5 60 (4.00%) Grunt
6 42 (2.80%) JIRA
7 41 (2.73%) PHPUnit
8 34 (2.27%) Visual Studio
9 25 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 24 (1.60%) Bitbucket
11 23 (1.53%) gulp
12 21 (1.40%) Axure RP
13 17 (1.13%) Selenium
14 15 (1.00%) JUnit
15 14 (0.93%) Maven
16 13 (0.87%) Sublime Text
17 12 (0.80%) Hudson
18 11 (0.73%) Behat
18 11 (0.73%) TeamCity
19 10 (0.67%) TestNG
General
1 384 (25.60%) Marketing
2 87 (5.80%) Finance
3 53 (3.53%) Advertising
4 44 (2.93%) Publishing
5 32 (2.13%) Retail
6 28 (1.87%) Multimedia
7 21 (1.40%) Games
8 18 (1.20%) Telecoms
9 17 (1.13%) Automotive
10 13 (0.87%) Law
11 11 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (0.67%) Back Office
13 5 (0.33%) Music Industry
14 4 (0.27%) Legal
14 4 (0.27%) Banking
15 3 (0.20%) Electronics
16 1 (0.067%) Local Government
16 1 (0.067%) German Language
16 1 (0.067%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1237 (82.47%) Developer
2 529 (35.27%) Web Developer
3 404 (26.93%) PHP Developer
4 308 (20.53%) Front-End Developer
5 142 (9.47%) Senior Developer
6 120 (8.00%) Designer
7 107 (7.13%) PHP Web Developer
8 97 (6.47%) Front-End Web Developer
9 82 (5.47%) WordPress Developer
10 78 (5.20%) Web Designer
11 77 (5.13%) Junior
12 67 (4.47%) Junior Developer
13 65 (4.33%) Senior PHP Developer
14 50 (3.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 36 (2.40%) Magento Developer
16 35 (2.33%) Lead Developer
17 31 (2.07%) Junior Web Developer
18 24 (1.60%) Junior PHP Developer
19 23 (1.53%) Senior Web Developer
20 21 (1.40%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1264 (84.27%) HTML
2 1220 (81.33%) CSS
3 813 (54.20%) jQuery
4 619 (41.27%) HTML5
5 489 (32.60%) CSS3
6 198 (13.20%) AngularJS
7 185 (12.33%) Symfony
8 182 (12.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 180 (12.00%) LAMP
10 176 (11.73%) Sass
11 140 (9.33%) Ajax
12 132 (8.80%) XML
13 131 (8.73%) .NET
14 106 (7.07%) Laravel
15 94 (6.27%) Web Services
16 93 (6.20%) LESS
17 87 (5.80%) JSON
18 84 (5.60%) CakePHP
19 77 (5.13%) ASP.NET
20 69 (4.60%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 255 (17.00%) User Experience
2 130 (8.67%) Social Media
3 85 (5.67%) W3C
4 76 (5.07%) Mobile App
5 48 (3.20%) Graphic Design
6 29 (1.93%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (1.80%) Computer Science
8 23 (1.53%) Blog
9 16 (1.07%) Video Editing
10 15 (1.00%) Photography
10 15 (1.00%) Management Information System
10 15 (1.00%) Digital Media
11 12 (0.80%) Copywriting
12 11 (0.73%) Social Network
13 10 (0.67%) Data Centre
14 9 (0.60%) Psychology
15 8 (0.53%) Animation
15 8 (0.53%) Statistics
15 8 (0.53%) RIA
16 7 (0.47%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 221 (14.73%) Linux
2 69 (4.60%) Windows
3 40 (2.67%) Android
3 40 (2.67%) Apple iOS
4 33 (2.20%) CentOS
5 32 (2.13%) Ubuntu
6 21 (1.40%) Mac OS X
7 16 (1.07%) UNIX
8 15 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (0.67%) openSUSE
10 7 (0.47%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.47%) Windows 8
10 7 (0.47%) AIX
10 7 (0.47%) Solaris
10 7 (0.47%) Windows Phone
11 6 (0.40%) Debian
12 5 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.27%) Mac OS X Server
14 3 (0.20%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 357 (23.80%) MVC
2 341 (22.73%) Web Development
3 298 (19.87%) Agile Software Development
4 247 (16.47%) SEO
5 222 (14.80%) E-Commerce
6 191 (12.73%) OO
7 157 (10.47%) Responsive Web Design
8 139 (9.27%) OOP
9 129 (8.60%) Web Design
10 120 (8.00%) Content Management
11 116 (7.73%) Digital Marketing
12 115 (7.67%) Analytics
13 93 (6.20%) Scrum
14 87 (5.80%) OO PHP
15 84 (5.60%) TDD
16 82 (5.47%) Open Source
17 79 (5.27%) Project Management
18 69 (4.60%) CRM
19 60 (4.00%) Email Marketing
20 59 (3.93%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 1119 (74.60%) PHP
2 1082 (72.13%) JavaScript
3 155 (10.33%) SQL
4 107 (7.13%) C#
5 91 (6.07%) Java
6 78 (5.20%) PHP5
7 44 (2.93%) Python
8 39 (2.60%) Ruby
9 27 (1.80%) Bash Shell
9 27 (1.80%) Perl
10 18 (1.20%) C
11 13 (0.87%) ActionScript
12 10 (0.67%) C++
13 7 (0.47%) Objective-C
14 6 (0.40%) Apex Code
15 5 (0.33%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.20%) Jython
16 3 (0.20%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.20%) VB
16 3 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 138 (9.20%) Degree
2 2 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (0.13%) HND
3 1 (0.067%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.067%) MCSE
3 1 (0.067%) MCSA
3 1 (0.067%) PhD
3 1 (0.067%) CCNA
3 1 (0.067%) ISEB
3 1 (0.067%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.067%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.067%) PMP
3 1 (0.067%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (2.33%) QA
2 11 (0.73%) SLA
3 8 (0.53%) WCAG
4 7 (0.47%) WAI
5 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.067%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.73%) Docker
3 9 (0.60%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.53%) Xen
5 7 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.27%) KVM
7 4 (0.27%) iptables
7 4 (0.27%) vSphere
7 4 (0.27%) Varnish
8 3 (0.20%) Sendmail
8 3 (0.20%) XenServer
8 3 (0.20%) VMware Server
8 3 (0.20%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.20%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.20%) pfSense
9 1 (0.067%) Ceph
9 1 (0.067%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 24 (1.60%) cPanel
2 23 (1.53%) Plesk
3 20 (1.33%) Puppet
4 19 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (1.07%) Vagrant
6 14 (0.93%) Capistrano
7 10 (0.67%) Salt
8 5 (0.33%) Ansible
9 4 (0.27%) TeamSite
9 4 (0.27%) Nagios
10 3 (0.20%) Cacti
11 2 (0.13%) Webmin
12 1 (0.067%) Kibana
12 1 (0.067%) Graylog
12 1 (0.067%) SELinux
12 1 (0.067%) logstash
12 1 (0.067%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.067%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.067%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 217 (14.47%) Zend
2 207 (13.80%) Adobe
3 104 (6.93%) Google
4 74 (4.93%) Twitter
5 66 (4.40%) Oracle
6 65 (4.33%) Microsoft
7 42 (2.80%) Facebook
8 41 (2.73%) hybris
9 40 (2.67%) Sitecore
10 27 (1.80%) Perforce
11 23 (1.53%) IBM
12 22 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
13 21 (1.40%) ATG
14 19 (1.27%) Rackspace
15 18 (1.20%) Red Hat
16 14 (0.93%) Apple
17 9 (0.60%) HubSpot
18 8 (0.53%) VMware
19 7 (0.47%) Wyse
20 6 (0.40%) OpenText
Middlesex
Cyberteam
Posted: 9 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Cyberteam
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Lancashire
Easy Web Recruitment - Bright Future Software
Posted: 17 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Plus a great benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus, Healthcare, Pension and Other
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Intelletec
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Reed Technology
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newton Abbot, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Excellnet Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago