The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 350 332 440
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +108
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 323 314 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.70% 0.70% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.25% 3.37% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 262 280 198
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
WordPress
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9938 9317 10744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 21.45% 20.80% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8466 7969 9381
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,370
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in London

WordPress
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the London region.

WordPress Salary Trend in London

WordPress
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

WordPress Salary Histogram in London

WordPress
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
City of London -2 43 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Kingston Upon Thames -8 9 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Hammersmith -1 2 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Orpington - 2 £40,000 -
Surbiton - 2 £42,500 -
Croydon -12 1 £47,500 +5.55%
Twickenham - 1 £32,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £42,500 -
Westminster - 1 £35,000 -
Southwark - 1 £55,000 -
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 536 (79.53%) CSS
2 533 (79.08%) HTML
3 490 (72.70%) JavaScript
4 476 (70.62%) PHP
5 337 (50.00%) jQuery
6 327 (48.52%) MySQL
7 265 (39.32%) CMS
8 257 (38.13%) HTML5
9 236 (35.01%) Drupal
10 233 (34.57%) CSS3
11 142 (21.07%) Linux
12 140 (20.77%) Ajax
13 139 (20.62%) Java
14 129 (19.14%) Web Development
15 128 (18.99%) MVC
16 127 (18.84%) Git (software)
17 124 (18.40%) Marketing
18 115 (17.06%) Zend
19 114 (16.91%) E-Commerce
20 110 (16.32%) SEO
21 109 (16.17%) SQL
22 107 (15.88%) OO
23 105 (15.58%) Photoshop
24 102 (15.13%) Joomla!
24 102 (15.13%) Web Services
25 97 (14.39%) Symfony
26 89 (13.20%) Backbone.js
27 86 (12.76%) OOP
27 86 (12.76%) LAMP
28 83 (12.31%) Agile Software Development

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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
1 265 (39.32%) CMS
2 236 (35.01%) Drupal
3 102 (15.13%) Joomla!
4 76 (11.28%) Node.js
5 70 (10.39%) Apache
6 46 (6.82%) Tomcat
7 35 (5.19%) nginx
8 21 (3.12%) Umbraco
9 20 (2.97%) Sitecore CMS
10 16 (2.37%) SharePoint
11 13 (1.93%) IIS
12 12 (1.78%) Facebook Platform
13 9 (1.34%) WebSphere
14 8 (1.19%) Confluence
15 7 (1.04%) Kentico
15 7 (1.04%) ExpressionEngine
15 7 (1.04%) Apache Solr
16 6 (0.89%) Liferay
17 5 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
17 5 (0.74%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 105 (15.58%) Photoshop
2 73 (10.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (2.67%) MS Excel
4 10 (1.48%) MS Office
5 8 (1.19%) InDesign
5 8 (1.19%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.30%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 64 (9.50%) Magento
2 32 (4.75%) Google Analytics
3 31 (4.60%) Shopify
4 13 (1.93%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.30%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.15%) Agresso
7 1 (0.15%) osCommerce
7 1 (0.15%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 57 (8.46%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (3.56%) Amazon EC2
2 24 (3.56%) Amazon S3
3 16 (2.37%) Amazon ELB
4 14 (2.08%) SaaS
5 13 (1.93%) Rackspace Cloud
6 8 (1.19%) GitHub
6 8 (1.19%) CloudFront
7 6 (0.89%) Route 53
8 4 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.59%) MailChimp
9 3 (0.45%) Basecamp
9 3 (0.45%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.30%) Office 365
10 2 (0.30%) Heroku
10 2 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
11 1 (0.15%) CheetahMail
11 1 (0.15%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.82%) HTTP
1 19 (2.82%) TCP/IP
1 19 (2.82%) DNS
1 19 (2.82%) Internet
2 14 (2.08%) Intranet
3 13 (1.93%) SSL
4 7 (1.04%) SSH
5 6 (0.89%) Network Security
6 5 (0.74%) SMTP
6 5 (0.74%) Wireless
7 4 (0.59%) ICMP
7 4 (0.59%) LAN
7 4 (0.59%) WAN
7 4 (0.59%) POP3
8 3 (0.45%) Firewall
9 2 (0.30%) Broadband
10 1 (0.15%) Extranet
10 1 (0.15%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (0.15%) PuTTY
10 1 (0.15%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 327 (48.52%) MySQL
2 72 (10.68%) MongoDB
3 38 (5.64%) PostgreSQL
4 35 (5.19%) Relational Database
5 33 (4.90%) Redis
6 32 (4.75%) NoSQL
7 31 (4.60%) SQL Server
8 18 (2.67%) Amazon RDS
9 16 (2.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 11 (1.63%) Big Data
11 9 (1.34%) RavenDB
12 7 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (1.04%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.45%) MS Access
14 2 (0.30%) SQLPlus
14 2 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
15 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
15 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
15 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 127 (18.84%) Git (software)
2 69 (10.24%) Subversion
3 56 (8.31%) Jenkins
4 40 (5.93%) JIRA
5 34 (5.04%) Hudson
6 31 (4.60%) CruiseControl
7 24 (3.56%) Maven
8 22 (3.26%) PHPUnit
9 21 (3.12%) Selenium
10 19 (2.82%) Cucumber
11 16 (2.37%) JUnit
12 14 (2.08%) Grunt
13 12 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 12 (1.78%) JBehave
14 10 (1.48%) Dreamweaver
15 8 (1.19%) Firebug
15 8 (1.19%) Mercurial
16 5 (0.74%) PhantomJS
16 5 (0.74%) Visual Studio
17 4 (0.59%) JMeter
General
1 124 (18.40%) Marketing
2 68 (10.09%) Finance
3 41 (6.08%) Advertising
4 38 (5.64%) Publishing
5 37 (5.49%) Retail
6 21 (3.12%) Games
7 10 (1.48%) Banking
8 9 (1.34%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.04%) Legal
9 7 (1.04%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.45%) Electronics
11 2 (0.30%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.30%) Billing
12 1 (0.15%) Local Government
12 1 (0.15%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.15%) French Language
12 1 (0.15%) German Language
12 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
12 1 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 484 (71.81%) Developer
2 153 (22.70%) Web Developer
3 112 (16.62%) PHP Developer
4 104 (15.43%) Front-End Developer
5 56 (8.31%) Senior Developer
6 41 (6.08%) Designer
7 40 (5.93%) Lead Developer
8 36 (5.34%) Software Developer
9 29 (4.30%) WordPress Developer
10 28 (4.15%) Ruby Developer
11 27 (4.01%) PHP Drupal Developer
12 26 (3.86%) Junior
13 21 (3.12%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 21 (3.12%) Lead Software Developer
13 21 (3.12%) PHP Web Developer
14 20 (2.97%) Analyst
14 20 (2.97%) Programmer
15 18 (2.67%) Front-End Web Developer
16 17 (2.52%) Web Engineer
16 17 (2.52%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 536 (79.53%) CSS
2 533 (79.08%) HTML
3 337 (50.00%) jQuery
4 257 (38.13%) HTML5
5 233 (34.57%) CSS3
6 140 (20.77%) Ajax
7 102 (15.13%) Web Services
8 97 (14.39%) Symfony
9 89 (13.20%) Backbone.js
10 86 (12.76%) LAMP
11 80 (11.87%) RESTful
12 65 (9.64%) CodeIgniter
13 64 (9.50%) XML
14 62 (9.20%) CakePHP
15 58 (8.61%) Sass
16 56 (8.31%) XHTML
17 51 (7.57%) .NET
18 44 (6.53%) LESS
19 43 (6.38%) Ruby on Rails
20 40 (5.93%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 82 (12.17%) Social Media
2 61 (9.05%) Open Source
3 56 (8.31%) Mobile App
4 32 (4.75%) Blog
5 20 (2.97%) Management Information System
6 18 (2.67%) W3C
7 17 (2.52%) Computer Science
8 15 (2.23%) Digital Media
9 13 (1.93%) Animation
10 12 (1.78%) iPhone
11 9 (1.34%) BBC
12 6 (0.89%) Mobile Games
12 6 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (0.89%) Graphic Design
12 6 (0.89%) Copywriting
13 5 (0.74%) Social Network
13 5 (0.74%) Taxonomies
13 5 (0.74%) Artificial Intelligence
13 5 (0.74%) Blackberry
14 4 (0.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 142 (21.07%) Linux
2 75 (11.13%) Apple iOS
3 72 (10.68%) Android
4 61 (9.05%) Windows
5 32 (4.75%) UNIX
6 23 (3.41%) CentOS
7 14 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (2.08%) Ubuntu
8 12 (1.78%) Fedora
9 10 (1.48%) Debian
10 8 (1.19%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.74%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.59%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.59%) FreeBSD
13 3 (0.45%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.30%) SELinux
15 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (19.14%) Web Development
2 128 (18.99%) MVC
3 114 (16.91%) E-Commerce
4 110 (16.32%) SEO
5 107 (15.88%) OO
6 86 (12.76%) OOP
7 83 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
8 74 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
9 71 (10.53%) Content Management
9 71 (10.53%) TDD
10 68 (10.09%) BDD
10 68 (10.09%) Responsive Web Design
11 51 (7.57%) Analytics
12 49 (7.27%) Scrum
13 46 (6.82%) Digital Marketing
14 41 (6.08%) Web Design
15 39 (5.79%) CRM
16 36 (5.34%) Project Management
17 33 (4.90%) Mobile Application Development
18 27 (4.01%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 490 (72.70%) JavaScript
2 476 (70.62%) PHP
3 139 (20.62%) Java
4 109 (16.17%) SQL
5 66 (9.79%) Ruby
6 64 (9.50%) Python
7 55 (8.16%) PHP5
8 21 (3.12%) C#
9 19 (2.82%) Shell Script
10 14 (2.08%) Objective-C
11 10 (1.48%) PHP4
12 7 (1.04%) Perl
13 6 (0.89%) VB.NET
13 6 (0.89%) C
13 6 (0.89%) Groovy
13 6 (0.89%) Scala
13 6 (0.89%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.74%) Clojure
14 5 (0.74%) Delphi
15 4 (0.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 79 (11.72%) Degree
2 6 (0.89%) MySQL Certification
3 2 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.15%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.15%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.15%) HND
4 1 (0.15%) PhD
4 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.04%) QA
2 14 (2.08%) SLA
3 11 (1.63%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.30%) WAI
System Software
1 21 (3.12%) Varnish
2 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.15%) XenApp
2 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (3.12%) Puppet
1 21 (3.12%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (2.97%) Vagrant
3 19 (2.82%) Plesk
4 5 (0.74%) HAProxy
4 5 (0.74%) ZABBIX
5 4 (0.59%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.15%) Ansible
6 1 (0.15%) logstash
6 1 (0.15%) Kibana
6 1 (0.15%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 115 (17.06%) Zend
2 71 (10.53%) Adobe
3 67 (9.94%) Google
4 54 (8.01%) Facebook
5 40 (5.93%) Twitter
6 21 (3.12%) Sitecore
7 20 (2.97%) Microsoft
8 18 (2.67%) Rackspace
9 17 (2.52%) VMware
10 16 (2.37%) SAP
11 13 (1.93%) JD Edwards
11 13 (1.93%) EPiServer
12 11 (1.63%) Red Hat
12 11 (1.63%) Demandware
13 8 (1.19%) Oracle
14 7 (1.04%) ATG
14 7 (1.04%) Spiceworks
15 6 (0.89%) Ektron
15 6 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
16 5 (0.74%) Apple
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
East London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
East London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
South East London
Springboard UK Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (subject to experience).
Posted: 23 hours ago
North West London
Isabella Oliver Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Redactive Media Group
Salary: Upto £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
eRecruit Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hyphen
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + 5 weeks hols + health insurance
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £64,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £64,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 5 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago