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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 338 341 434
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +93
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 334 313 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.72% 0.70% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.34% 3.37% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 274 279 200
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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
10000 9294 10642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 21.43% 20.85% 21.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8524 7960 9287
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 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -6 43 £40,000 +14.28% 10
Kingston Upon Thames -9 9 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Hammersmith +2 4 £37,000 +34.54% 1
Orpington - 2 £40,000 -
Surbiton - 2 £42,500 -
Croydon -11 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 2 September 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.

1 542 (79.71%) CSS
2 540 (79.41%) HTML
3 497 (73.09%) JavaScript
4 479 (70.44%) PHP
5 342 (50.29%) jQuery
6 326 (47.94%) MySQL
7 269 (39.56%) CMS
8 262 (38.53%) HTML5
9 244 (35.88%) Drupal
10 236 (34.71%) CSS3
11 143 (21.03%) Linux
12 139 (20.44%) Java
13 138 (20.29%) Ajax
14 136 (20.00%) Git (software)
15 132 (19.41%) Web Development
16 130 (19.12%) MVC
17 129 (18.97%) Marketing
18 119 (17.50%) Zend
19 118 (17.35%) E-Commerce
20 113 (16.62%) SEO
21 109 (16.03%) OO
22 108 (15.88%) Photoshop
23 107 (15.74%) SQL
24 105 (15.44%) Joomla!
25 102 (15.00%) Web Services
26 101 (14.85%) Symfony
27 94 (13.82%) Backbone.js
28 89 (13.09%) LAMP
29 86 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
29 86 (12.65%) OOP

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 269 (39.56%) CMS
2 244 (35.88%) Drupal
3 105 (15.44%) Joomla!
4 77 (11.32%) Node.js
5 70 (10.29%) Apache
6 45 (6.62%) Tomcat
7 35 (5.15%) nginx
8 21 (3.09%) Umbraco
9 20 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
10 16 (2.35%) SharePoint
11 13 (1.91%) IIS
12 12 (1.76%) Facebook Platform
13 9 (1.32%) WebSphere
14 8 (1.18%) Confluence
15 7 (1.03%) Kentico
15 7 (1.03%) ExpressionEngine
15 7 (1.03%) Apache Solr
16 6 (0.88%) Liferay
17 5 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
17 5 (0.74%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 108 (15.88%) Photoshop
2 75 (11.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (2.65%) MS Excel
4 10 (1.47%) MS Office
5 9 (1.32%) Fireworks
6 8 (1.18%) InDesign
7 3 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.44%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.29%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 63 (9.26%) Magento
2 33 (4.85%) Google Analytics
3 32 (4.71%) Shopify
4 13 (1.91%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.29%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.15%) Agresso
7 1 (0.15%) osCommerce
7 1 (0.15%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 55 (8.09%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.38%) Amazon EC2
2 23 (3.38%) Amazon S3
3 16 (2.35%) Amazon ELB
4 14 (2.06%) SaaS
5 13 (1.91%) Rackspace Cloud
6 8 (1.18%) GitHub
7 7 (1.03%) CloudFront
8 6 (0.88%) Route 53
9 4 (0.59%) MailChimp
10 3 (0.44%) Basecamp
10 3 (0.44%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.29%) Heroku
11 2 (0.29%) Office 365
12 1 (0.15%) CheetahMail
12 1 (0.15%) Pure360
12 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.79%) HTTP
1 19 (2.79%) Internet
2 18 (2.65%) TCP/IP
2 18 (2.65%) DNS
3 14 (2.06%) Intranet
4 13 (1.91%) SSL
5 7 (1.03%) SSH
6 6 (0.88%) Network Security
7 5 (0.74%) SMTP
7 5 (0.74%) Wireless
8 4 (0.59%) ICMP
8 4 (0.59%) LAN
8 4 (0.59%) WAN
8 4 (0.59%) POP3
9 3 (0.44%) Firewall
10 2 (0.29%) Broadband
11 1 (0.15%) Extranet
11 1 (0.15%) OpenLDAP
11 1 (0.15%) PuTTY
11 1 (0.15%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 326 (47.94%) MySQL
2 75 (11.03%) MongoDB
3 41 (6.03%) PostgreSQL
4 38 (5.59%) Relational Database
5 34 (5.00%) Redis
5 34 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 32 (4.71%) SQL Server
7 17 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
8 16 (2.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 11 (1.62%) Big Data
10 9 (1.32%) RavenDB
11 8 (1.18%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.44%) MS Access
14 2 (0.29%) SQLPlus
14 2 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (0.29%) MariaDB
15 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
15 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 136 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 74 (10.88%) Subversion
3 56 (8.24%) Jenkins
4 39 (5.74%) JIRA
5 35 (5.15%) Hudson
6 32 (4.71%) CruiseControl
7 24 (3.53%) Maven
8 23 (3.38%) PHPUnit
9 21 (3.09%) Selenium
9 21 (3.09%) Cucumber
10 16 (2.35%) JUnit
11 14 (2.06%) Grunt
12 12 (1.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 12 (1.76%) JBehave
12 12 (1.76%) Dreamweaver
13 8 (1.18%) Firebug
13 8 (1.18%) Mercurial
14 6 (0.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 5 (0.74%) PhantomJS
15 5 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 129 (18.97%) Marketing
2 70 (10.29%) Finance
3 42 (6.18%) Advertising
4 39 (5.74%) Publishing
5 36 (5.29%) Retail
6 20 (2.94%) Games
7 10 (1.47%) Banking
8 9 (1.32%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.32%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.03%) Legal
10 3 (0.44%) Electronics
11 2 (0.29%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.29%) 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
1 491 (72.21%) Developer
2 158 (23.24%) Web Developer
3 114 (16.76%) PHP Developer
4 107 (15.74%) Front-End Developer
5 54 (7.94%) Senior Developer
6 40 (5.88%) Lead Developer
7 39 (5.74%) Designer
8 36 (5.29%) Software Developer
9 29 (4.26%) Ruby Developer
10 27 (3.97%) WordPress Developer
11 26 (3.82%) PHP Drupal Developer
11 26 (3.82%) Junior
12 21 (3.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 21 (3.09%) Lead Software Developer
13 20 (2.94%) Front-End Web Developer
13 20 (2.94%) Analyst
13 20 (2.94%) Programmer
14 19 (2.79%) PHP Web Developer
15 17 (2.50%) Web Engineer
15 17 (2.50%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 542 (79.71%) CSS
2 540 (79.41%) HTML
3 342 (50.29%) jQuery
4 262 (38.53%) HTML5
5 236 (34.71%) CSS3
6 138 (20.29%) Ajax
7 102 (15.00%) Web Services
8 101 (14.85%) Symfony
9 94 (13.82%) Backbone.js
10 89 (13.09%) LAMP
11 81 (11.91%) RESTful
12 68 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
12 68 (10.00%) XML
13 62 (9.12%) CakePHP
14 61 (8.97%) Sass
15 56 (8.24%) XHTML
16 54 (7.94%) .NET
17 45 (6.62%) LESS
18 44 (6.47%) Ruby on Rails
19 43 (6.32%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 86 (12.65%) Social Media
2 63 (9.26%) Open Source
3 55 (8.09%) Mobile App
4 33 (4.85%) Blog
5 20 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 19 (2.79%) W3C
7 17 (2.50%) Computer Science
7 17 (2.50%) Digital Media
8 13 (1.91%) Animation
9 12 (1.76%) iPhone
10 9 (1.32%) BBC
11 7 (1.03%) Smartphone
11 7 (1.03%) Graphic Design
11 7 (1.03%) Social Network
12 6 (0.88%) Mobile Games
12 6 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (0.74%) Blackberry
13 5 (0.74%) Taxonomies
13 5 (0.74%) Artificial Intelligence
13 5 (0.74%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 143 (21.03%) Linux
2 74 (10.88%) Apple iOS
3 71 (10.44%) Android
4 61 (8.97%) Windows
5 32 (4.71%) UNIX
6 24 (3.53%) CentOS
7 16 (2.35%) Ubuntu
8 13 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (1.76%) Fedora
10 9 (1.32%) Debian
11 7 (1.03%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.74%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.59%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.59%) FreeBSD
14 3 (0.44%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.15%) SELinux
15 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (19.41%) Web Development
2 130 (19.12%) MVC
3 118 (17.35%) E-Commerce
4 113 (16.62%) SEO
5 109 (16.03%) OO
6 86 (12.65%) OOP
6 86 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
7 75 (11.03%) TDD
7 75 (11.03%) Content Management
7 75 (11.03%) Continuous Integration
8 72 (10.59%) BDD
9 70 (10.29%) Responsive Web Design
10 52 (7.65%) Analytics
10 52 (7.65%) Scrum
11 49 (7.21%) Digital Marketing
12 42 (6.18%) Web Design
13 38 (5.59%) CRM
14 37 (5.44%) Project Management
15 32 (4.71%) Mobile Application Development
16 27 (3.97%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 497 (73.09%) JavaScript
2 479 (70.44%) PHP
3 139 (20.44%) Java
4 107 (15.74%) SQL
5 68 (10.00%) Ruby
6 62 (9.12%) Python
7 55 (8.09%) PHP5
8 21 (3.09%) C#
9 19 (2.79%) Shell Script
10 14 (2.06%) Objective-C
11 10 (1.47%) PHP4
12 6 (0.88%) Groovy
12 6 (0.88%) Scala
12 6 (0.88%) Bash Shell
12 6 (0.88%) Perl
12 6 (0.88%) VB.NET
13 5 (0.74%) C++
13 5 (0.74%) Delphi
13 5 (0.74%) C
13 5 (0.74%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 76 (11.18%) Degree
2 6 (0.88%) MySQL Certification
3 2 (0.29%) 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 32 (4.71%) QA
2 14 (2.06%) SLA
3 11 (1.62%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.29%) WAI
System Software
1 20 (2.94%) Varnish
2 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) XenApp
2 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (3.09%) Puppet
1 21 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (2.94%) Vagrant
3 16 (2.35%) Plesk
4 6 (0.88%) Capistrano
5 5 (0.74%) HAProxy
5 5 (0.74%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.15%) Ansible
6 1 (0.15%) logstash
6 1 (0.15%) Kibana
6 1 (0.15%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 119 (17.50%) Zend
2 70 (10.29%) Adobe
3 69 (10.15%) Google
4 58 (8.53%) Facebook
5 44 (6.47%) Twitter
6 21 (3.09%) Sitecore
7 20 (2.94%) Microsoft
8 18 (2.65%) Rackspace
9 16 (2.35%) SAP
9 16 (2.35%) VMware
10 13 (1.91%) EPiServer
10 13 (1.91%) JD Edwards
11 11 (1.62%) Demandware
12 10 (1.47%) Red Hat
12 10 (1.47%) Oracle
13 7 (1.03%) ATG
13 7 (1.03%) Spiceworks
14 6 (0.88%) Ektron
14 6 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
15 5 (0.74%) Apple
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Museum of London
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
East London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Reading Room Ltd
Salary: Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Teddington, Middlesex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits -)
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + Perks
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
dxw
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum including excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago