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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 393 335 349
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +14
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 631 884 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.63% 0.81% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.01% 3.81% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 526 781 639
Average salary £32,500 £32,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.77% -2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
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
20964 23205 21450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.04% 21.16% 21.06%
Number of salaries quoted 17570 19500 18351
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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
South East -2 182 £32,500 - 33
London -82 177 £40,000 +6.66% 45
North West -18 76 £30,000 +3.44% 25
South West -27 48 £27,500 -8.33% 18
West Midlands -11 43 £34,000 +5.42% 4
East of England +19 39 £29,500 -1.66% 14
Yorkshire -17 37 £27,500 -8.33% 13
East Midlands -7 29 £30,000 +5.26% 4
North East 0 1 £33,500 +25.23% 2
WordPress
UK

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (84.10%) HTML
2 1231 (81.90%) CSS
3 1095 (72.85%) JavaScript
4 1089 (72.46%) PHP
5 858 (57.09%) jQuery
6 654 (43.51%) MySQL
7 630 (41.92%) HTML5
8 599 (39.85%) CMS
9 509 (33.87%) CSS3
10 397 (26.41%) Git (software)
11 389 (25.88%) MVC
12 388 (25.82%) Drupal
13 385 (25.62%) Marketing
14 346 (23.02%) Web Development
15 307 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
16 278 (18.50%) User Experience
17 273 (18.16%) Photoshop
18 264 (17.56%) Magento
19 244 (16.23%) OO
20 232 (15.44%) E-Commerce
21 227 (15.10%) Adobe
22 218 (14.50%) SEO
22 218 (14.50%) Zend
23 215 (14.30%) Linux
24 201 (13.37%) Subversion
25 199 (13.24%) AngularJS
26 198 (13.17%) Symfony
27 195 (12.97%) Joomla!
28 177 (11.78%) LAMP
29 173 (11.51%) Apache

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 599 (39.85%) CMS
2 388 (25.82%) Drupal
3 195 (12.97%) Joomla!
4 173 (11.51%) Apache
5 85 (5.66%) Node.js
6 67 (4.46%) Umbraco
7 41 (2.73%) nginx
8 36 (2.40%) Sitecore CMS
9 31 (2.06%) IIS
10 27 (1.80%) concrete5
11 25 (1.66%) SharePoint
12 24 (1.60%) Moodle
13 23 (1.53%) Tomcat
14 22 (1.46%) Kentico
15 18 (1.20%) TYPO3
16 13 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 12 (0.80%) Alfresco
18 11 (0.73%) ExpressionEngine
18 11 (0.73%) WebSphere
18 11 (0.73%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 273 (18.16%) Photoshop
2 111 (7.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 79 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 52 (3.46%) InDesign
5 30 (2.00%) Fireworks
6 29 (1.93%) MS Office
7 27 (1.80%) MS Excel
8 14 (0.93%) Adobe After Effects
9 12 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
10 11 (0.73%) Acrobat
11 8 (0.53%) MS Visio
12 3 (0.20%) Final Cut Pro
12 3 (0.20%) MS Project
12 3 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
12 3 (0.20%) 3ds Max
13 1 (0.067%) Edge Animate
13 1 (0.067%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.067%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.067%) CorelDRAW
13 1 (0.067%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 264 (17.56%) Magento
2 9 (0.60%) Shopify
3 6 (0.40%) Zen Cart
4 3 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.067%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.067%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.067%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 52 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (3.19%) Google Analytics
3 17 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (1.06%) GitHub
5 10 (0.67%) Office 365
6 9 (0.60%) PaaS
7 8 (0.53%) SaaS
8 7 (0.47%) Silverpop
9 6 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.40%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.40%) Basecamp
10 4 (0.27%) Route 53
10 4 (0.27%) MailChimp
11 3 (0.20%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.20%) Rackspace Cloud
12 1 (0.067%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.067%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.067%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.067%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.067%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.19%) Intranet
2 39 (2.59%) Internet
3 31 (2.06%) DNS
4 19 (1.26%) FTP
5 17 (1.13%) SSH
5 17 (1.13%) TCP/IP
6 14 (0.93%) HTTP
7 13 (0.86%) Firewall
8 12 (0.80%) SSL
9 9 (0.60%) Broadband
10 7 (0.47%) VPN
11 6 (0.40%) SMTP
12 5 (0.33%) Network Security
13 4 (0.27%) IPsec
13 4 (0.27%) Symposium
13 4 (0.27%) OpenVPN
13 4 (0.27%) Skype
14 3 (0.20%) NAS
14 3 (0.20%) IMAP
14 3 (0.20%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 654 (43.51%) MySQL
2 111 (7.39%) SQL Server
3 71 (4.72%) MongoDB
4 64 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
5 41 (2.73%) Relational Database
6 25 (1.66%) NoSQL
7 24 (1.60%) Big Data
8 17 (1.13%) Redis
9 13 (0.86%) RDBMS
10 10 (0.67%) Hadoop
11 9 (0.60%) MariaDB
11 9 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
12 8 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (0.53%) RavenDB
12 8 (0.53%) Neo4j
12 8 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (0.47%) MS Access
14 5 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 397 (26.41%) Git (software)
2 201 (13.37%) Subversion
3 85 (5.66%) Dreamweaver
4 56 (3.73%) Jenkins
5 40 (2.66%) JIRA
6 39 (2.59%) Grunt
7 30 (2.00%) Visual Studio
8 29 (1.93%) PHPUnit
9 23 (1.53%) Bitbucket
10 21 (1.40%) JUnit
11 20 (1.33%) Selenium
12 16 (1.06%) Maven
13 15 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (0.86%) Behat
14 13 (0.86%) Sublime Text
15 12 (0.80%) Log4j
15 12 (0.80%) NetBeans
15 12 (0.80%) Eclipse
15 12 (0.80%) TestNG
15 12 (0.80%) TeamCity
General
1 385 (25.62%) Marketing
2 79 (5.26%) Finance
3 70 (4.66%) Advertising
4 35 (2.33%) Multimedia
5 34 (2.26%) Publishing
6 25 (1.66%) Games
6 25 (1.66%) Retail
7 16 (1.06%) Telecoms
8 11 (0.73%) Law
8 11 (0.73%) Back Office
8 11 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (0.47%) Automotive
10 6 (0.40%) Legal
11 3 (0.20%) Electronics
12 2 (0.13%) German Language
12 2 (0.13%) Banking
13 1 (0.067%) Local Government
13 1 (0.067%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.067%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.067%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1225 (81.50%) Developer
2 507 (33.73%) Web Developer
3 369 (24.55%) PHP Developer
4 320 (21.29%) Front-End Developer
5 131 (8.72%) Designer
6 129 (8.58%) Senior Developer
7 108 (7.19%) PHP Web Developer
8 87 (5.79%) Web Designer
9 86 (5.72%) WordPress Developer
10 83 (5.52%) Junior
11 81 (5.39%) Front-End Web Developer
12 72 (4.79%) Junior Developer
13 52 (3.46%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 43 (2.86%) Senior PHP Developer
15 33 (2.20%) Magento Developer
16 31 (2.06%) .NET Developer
16 31 (2.06%) Lead Developer
17 28 (1.86%) Junior Web Developer
18 27 (1.80%) Senior Web Developer
19 25 (1.66%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1264 (84.10%) HTML
2 1231 (81.90%) CSS
3 858 (57.09%) jQuery
4 630 (41.92%) HTML5
5 509 (33.87%) CSS3
6 199 (13.24%) AngularJS
7 198 (13.17%) Symfony
8 177 (11.78%) LAMP
9 169 (11.24%) Sass
10 164 (10.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 154 (10.25%) .NET
12 142 (9.45%) Ajax
13 125 (8.32%) XML
14 101 (6.72%) LESS
15 99 (6.59%) Web Services
16 96 (6.39%) Laravel
17 95 (6.32%) CakePHP
18 90 (5.99%) JSON
19 89 (5.92%) ASP.NET
20 73 (4.86%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 278 (18.50%) User Experience
2 141 (9.38%) Social Media
3 89 (5.92%) Mobile App
4 72 (4.79%) Open Source
5 69 (4.59%) W3C
6 55 (3.66%) Graphic Design
7 38 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
8 37 (2.46%) Computer Science
9 33 (2.20%) Photography
10 27 (1.80%) Blog
11 26 (1.73%) Digital Media
12 21 (1.40%) Statistics
13 18 (1.20%) Video Editing
14 16 (1.06%) Algorithms
15 15 (1.00%) Social Network
16 12 (0.80%) Management Information System
16 12 (0.80%) Animation
16 12 (0.80%) Data Structures
17 10 (0.67%) iPhone
18 9 (0.60%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 215 (14.30%) Linux
2 57 (3.79%) Windows
3 49 (3.26%) Android
4 43 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 31 (2.06%) Ubuntu
6 30 (2.00%) CentOS
7 18 (1.20%) Mac OS X
8 12 (0.80%) openSUSE
9 11 (0.73%) UNIX
10 8 (0.53%) Windows Phone
11 7 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.33%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.27%) Mac OS X Server
14 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.20%) AIX
14 3 (0.20%) Solaris
15 2 (0.13%) Debian
15 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.067%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (25.88%) MVC
2 346 (23.02%) Web Development
3 307 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
4 244 (16.23%) OO
5 232 (15.44%) E-Commerce
6 218 (14.50%) SEO
7 166 (11.04%) Web Design
8 160 (10.65%) Responsive Web Design
9 140 (9.31%) OOP
10 130 (8.65%) Content Management
10 130 (8.65%) OO PHP
11 117 (7.78%) Analytics
12 101 (6.72%) Digital Marketing
13 99 (6.59%) TDD
14 97 (6.45%) Scrum
15 63 (4.19%) Email Marketing
16 62 (4.13%) CRM
17 61 (4.06%) Project Management
18 54 (3.59%) Continuous Integration
19 53 (3.53%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 1095 (72.85%) JavaScript
2 1089 (72.46%) PHP
3 173 (11.51%) SQL
4 120 (7.98%) C#
5 106 (7.05%) PHP5
6 84 (5.59%) Java
7 40 (2.66%) Python
8 38 (2.53%) Ruby
9 27 (1.80%) Perl
10 24 (1.60%) ActionScript
11 22 (1.46%) Bash Shell
12 21 (1.40%) C
13 10 (0.67%) C++
13 10 (0.67%) ActionScript 3.0
14 9 (0.60%) VB
15 8 (0.53%) T-SQL
16 6 (0.40%) VB.NET
17 5 (0.33%) Apex Code
18 4 (0.27%) Objective-C
19 3 (0.20%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 169 (11.24%) Degree
2 2 (0.13%) HND
2 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.067%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.067%) PMP
3 1 (0.067%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.067%) ISEB
3 1 (0.067%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.067%) CCNA
3 1 (0.067%) PhD
3 1 (0.067%) MCSE
3 1 (0.067%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (2.33%) QA
2 11 (0.73%) SLA
3 9 (0.60%) WCAG
4 8 (0.53%) WAI
5 5 (0.33%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.067%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.86%) Docker
3 7 (0.47%) VirtualBox
3 7 (0.47%) VMware ESX
4 5 (0.33%) vSphere
4 5 (0.33%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.27%) Xen
5 4 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.20%) iptables
6 3 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.20%) Varnish
6 3 (0.20%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 29 (1.93%) Vagrant
2 27 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (1.73%) Plesk
4 21 (1.40%) cPanel
5 20 (1.33%) Puppet
6 18 (1.20%) Capistrano
7 12 (0.80%) Salt
8 6 (0.40%) Webmin
9 4 (0.27%) Nagios
10 3 (0.20%) Cacti
11 2 (0.13%) Ansible
12 1 (0.067%) logstash
12 1 (0.067%) Kibana
12 1 (0.067%) Graylog
12 1 (0.067%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.067%) TeamSite
12 1 (0.067%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 227 (15.10%) Adobe
2 218 (14.50%) Zend
3 85 (5.66%) Google
4 75 (4.99%) Twitter
5 70 (4.66%) Microsoft
6 45 (2.99%) Oracle
7 43 (2.86%) Facebook
8 39 (2.59%) Sitecore
9 29 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
10 24 (1.60%) hybris
11 19 (1.26%) Perforce
12 16 (1.06%) Apple
12 16 (1.06%) Red Hat
13 15 (1.00%) ATG
14 14 (0.93%) IBM
15 12 (0.80%) HubSpot
16 11 (0.73%) EPiServer
17 10 (0.67%) VMware
17 10 (0.67%) Eloqua
18 8 (0.53%) Red Gate
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Factor 3 Communications LTD
Salary: Excellent company benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Yoh
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: Big list of benefits *best we have seen*
Posted: 19 hours ago
East London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £44000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Corby, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + relaxed environment
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
EPSN Workforce UK Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum Plus Corp Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Henley-In-Arden, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days hols, pension and more
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Gym/Fitness Benefits+Flexible work
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Vitamin T
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: Free food - Roof Terrace
Posted: Yesterday
Godalming, Surrey
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days + bankholidays + birthday off
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday