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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 339 338 433
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +95
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 326 319 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.72% 0.72% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.38% 3.43% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 270 280 198
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
9657 9308 10533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 21.30% 20.95% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8233 7991 9164
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 17 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 17 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 +7 44 £35,000 -12.50% 12
Kingston Upon Thames -7 9 £33,500 +6.34% 1
Hammersmith +4 6 £37,500 +36.36%
Croydon -10 2 £47,500 +5.55%
Surbiton - 2 £42,500 -
Twickenham - 1 £32,500 -
Southwark - 1 £55,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £42,500 -
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 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.

1 549 (80.15%) HTML
2 548 (80.00%) CSS
3 511 (74.60%) JavaScript
4 473 (69.05%) PHP
5 341 (49.78%) jQuery
6 327 (47.74%) MySQL
7 274 (40.00%) HTML5
8 262 (38.25%) CMS
9 245 (35.77%) CSS3
10 241 (35.18%) Drupal
11 171 (24.96%) Agile Software Development
12 153 (22.34%) Git (software)
13 138 (20.15%) Marketing
14 136 (19.85%) Web Development
15 133 (19.42%) Linux
16 132 (19.27%) Java
17 131 (19.12%) Ajax
18 127 (18.54%) MVC
19 126 (18.39%) E-Commerce
20 125 (18.25%) Zend
21 114 (16.64%) Photoshop
22 113 (16.50%) SEO
23 109 (15.91%) Web Services
24 106 (15.47%) Symfony
25 103 (15.04%) OO
26 102 (14.89%) Backbone.js
27 101 (14.74%) SQL
27 101 (14.74%) Joomla!
28 96 (14.01%) User Experience
29 92 (13.43%) Social Media

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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
1 262 (38.25%) CMS
2 241 (35.18%) Drupal
3 101 (14.74%) Joomla!
4 80 (11.68%) Node.js
5 73 (10.66%) Apache
6 46 (6.72%) Tomcat
7 36 (5.26%) nginx
8 21 (3.07%) Umbraco
9 19 (2.77%) Sitecore CMS
9 19 (2.77%) SharePoint
10 13 (1.90%) IIS
11 12 (1.75%) Facebook Platform
12 9 (1.31%) WebSphere
13 7 (1.02%) Apache Solr
13 7 (1.02%) ExpressionEngine
13 7 (1.02%) Confluence
13 7 (1.02%) Kentico
14 6 (0.88%) Liferay
15 5 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
15 5 (0.73%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 114 (16.64%) Photoshop
2 80 (11.68%) Adobe Illustrator
3 19 (2.77%) MS Excel
4 14 (2.04%) Fireworks
5 13 (1.90%) MS Office
6 8 (1.17%) InDesign
7 6 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.44%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.29%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 53 (7.74%) Magento
2 39 (5.69%) Shopify
3 34 (4.96%) Google Analytics
4 12 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.58%) Agresso
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.29%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.15%) osCommerce
8 1 (0.15%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 60 (8.76%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.36%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (3.21%) Amazon S3
4 17 (2.48%) Amazon ELB
5 14 (2.04%) SaaS
6 13 (1.90%) Rackspace Cloud
7 7 (1.02%) GitHub
8 6 (0.88%) Route 53
8 6 (0.88%) CloudFront
9 4 (0.58%) MailChimp
10 3 (0.44%) Basecamp
10 3 (0.44%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.29%) Office 365
11 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.29%) Heroku
12 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
12 1 (0.15%) CheetahMail
12 1 (0.15%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.92%) HTTP
1 20 (2.92%) Internet
2 19 (2.77%) DNS
3 17 (2.48%) TCP/IP
4 14 (2.04%) Intranet
5 13 (1.90%) SSL
6 7 (1.02%) SSH
7 6 (0.88%) Network Security
8 5 (0.73%) Wireless
8 5 (0.73%) SMTP
9 4 (0.58%) Broadband
9 4 (0.58%) LAN
9 4 (0.58%) WAN
9 4 (0.58%) POP3
9 4 (0.58%) ICMP
10 3 (0.44%) Firewall
11 1 (0.15%) Extranet
11 1 (0.15%) FTP
11 1 (0.15%) OpenLDAP
11 1 (0.15%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 327 (47.74%) MySQL
2 84 (12.26%) MongoDB
3 49 (7.15%) PostgreSQL
4 44 (6.42%) Relational Database
5 39 (5.69%) Redis
5 39 (5.69%) NoSQL
6 37 (5.40%) SQL Server
7 18 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 18 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
8 13 (1.90%) RDBMS
9 10 (1.46%) Big Data
10 9 (1.31%) RavenDB
11 7 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.73%) MariaDB
13 3 (0.44%) MS Access
14 2 (0.29%) Cognos Impromptu
14 2 (0.29%) SQLPlus
14 2 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
15 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 153 (22.34%) Git (software)
2 84 (12.26%) Subversion
3 58 (8.47%) Jenkins
4 40 (5.84%) Hudson
5 37 (5.40%) CruiseControl
6 34 (4.96%) JIRA
7 26 (3.80%) Maven
7 26 (3.80%) PHPUnit
8 25 (3.65%) Cucumber
9 19 (2.77%) Selenium
10 18 (2.63%) JUnit
11 14 (2.04%) Dreamweaver
11 14 (2.04%) Grunt
12 12 (1.75%) JBehave
12 12 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (1.31%) Eclipse
14 8 (1.17%) Firebug
14 8 (1.17%) NetBeans
14 8 (1.17%) Mercurial
14 8 (1.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 138 (20.15%) Marketing
2 76 (11.09%) Finance
3 43 (6.28%) Advertising
4 40 (5.84%) Publishing
5 31 (4.53%) Retail
6 21 (3.07%) Games
7 12 (1.75%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.61%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.46%) Legal
9 10 (1.46%) Banking
10 4 (0.58%) Local Government
10 4 (0.58%) French Language
10 4 (0.58%) German Language
10 4 (0.58%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.44%) Electronics
12 2 (0.29%) Law
12 2 (0.29%) Billing
13 1 (0.15%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 499 (72.85%) Developer
2 170 (24.82%) Web Developer
3 113 (16.50%) PHP Developer
4 109 (15.91%) Front-End Developer
5 51 (7.45%) Senior Developer
6 36 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 34 (4.96%) Ruby Developer
8 33 (4.82%) Designer
8 33 (4.82%) Software Developer
9 28 (4.09%) Junior
10 25 (3.65%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 25 (3.65%) WordPress Developer
11 23 (3.36%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 21 (3.07%) Front-End Web Developer
12 21 (3.07%) Programmer
13 20 (2.92%) PHP Drupal Developer
13 20 (2.92%) Lead Software Developer
14 18 (2.63%) Applications Developer
14 18 (2.63%) Software Engineer
14 18 (2.63%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 549 (80.15%) HTML
2 548 (80.00%) CSS
3 341 (49.78%) jQuery
4 274 (40.00%) HTML5
5 245 (35.77%) CSS3
6 131 (19.12%) Ajax
7 109 (15.91%) Web Services
8 106 (15.47%) Symfony
9 102 (14.89%) Backbone.js
10 88 (12.85%) LAMP
11 87 (12.70%) RESTful
12 73 (10.66%) XML
13 72 (10.51%) CodeIgniter
14 71 (10.36%) Sass
15 59 (8.61%) CakePHP
16 54 (7.88%) .NET
16 54 (7.88%) XHTML
17 53 (7.74%) Ruby on Rails
18 52 (7.59%) LESS
19 49 (7.15%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 96 (14.01%) User Experience
2 92 (13.43%) Social Media
3 59 (8.61%) Open Source
4 50 (7.30%) Mobile App
5 40 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (4.96%) Blog
7 24 (3.50%) W3C
8 20 (2.92%) Management Information System
9 18 (2.63%) Digital Media
10 12 (1.75%) iPhone
10 12 (1.75%) Animation
10 12 (1.75%) Computer Science
11 10 (1.46%) BBC
11 10 (1.46%) Graphic Design
12 9 (1.31%) Smartphone
12 9 (1.31%) Social Network
13 6 (0.88%) Mobile Games
14 5 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (0.73%) Taxonomies
15 4 (0.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 133 (19.42%) Linux
2 70 (10.22%) Apple iOS
3 68 (9.93%) Android
4 55 (8.03%) Windows
5 34 (4.96%) UNIX
6 26 (3.80%) CentOS
7 19 (2.77%) Ubuntu
8 12 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (1.75%) Fedora
9 9 (1.31%) Debian
10 6 (0.88%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.58%) FreeBSD
11 4 (0.58%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.58%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (24.96%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (19.85%) Web Development
3 127 (18.54%) MVC
4 126 (18.39%) E-Commerce
5 113 (16.50%) SEO
6 103 (15.04%) OO
7 82 (11.97%) OOP
7 82 (11.97%) TDD
7 82 (11.97%) Continuous Integration
7 82 (11.97%) Responsive Web Design
8 81 (11.82%) BDD
9 79 (11.53%) Content Management
10 60 (8.76%) Scrum
11 56 (8.18%) Analytics
12 52 (7.59%) Digital Marketing
13 45 (6.57%) Web Design
14 36 (5.26%) Project Management
15 28 (4.09%) Mobile Application Development
16 27 (3.94%) CRM
17 26 (3.80%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 511 (74.60%) JavaScript
2 473 (69.05%) PHP
3 132 (19.27%) Java
4 101 (14.74%) SQL
5 81 (11.82%) Ruby
6 55 (8.03%) PHP5
6 55 (8.03%) Python
7 22 (3.21%) C#
8 19 (2.77%) Shell Script
9 12 (1.75%) Objective-C
10 10 (1.46%) PHP4
11 6 (0.88%) Groovy
11 6 (0.88%) Scala
11 6 (0.88%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.73%) Clojure
12 5 (0.73%) C++
12 5 (0.73%) C
13 4 (0.58%) Perl
13 4 (0.58%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.44%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 68 (9.93%) Degree
2 4 (0.58%) 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 26 (3.80%) QA
2 12 (1.75%) ISO 9001
3 11 (1.61%) SLA
4 2 (0.29%) WAI
System Software
1 20 (2.92%) Varnish
2 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (3.07%) Puppet
1 21 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (2.92%) Vagrant
3 10 (1.46%) Plesk
4 9 (1.31%) Capistrano
5 5 (0.73%) HAProxy
5 5 (0.73%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.15%) Ansible
6 1 (0.15%) logstash
6 1 (0.15%) Kibana
6 1 (0.15%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 125 (18.25%) Zend
2 66 (9.64%) Google
3 63 (9.20%) Adobe
4 62 (9.05%) Facebook
5 54 (7.88%) Twitter
6 23 (3.36%) Microsoft
7 20 (2.92%) Sitecore
8 18 (2.63%) Rackspace
9 15 (2.19%) EPiServer
9 15 (2.19%) VMware
9 15 (2.19%) Oracle
9 15 (2.19%) SAP
10 12 (1.75%) JD Edwards
11 9 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (1.31%) Red Hat
11 9 (1.31%) Demandware
12 7 (1.02%) ATG
13 6 (0.88%) Ektron
14 5 (0.73%) Sony
14 5 (0.73%) Omniture
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum +bens+bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
East London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
House of Fraser
Salary: £50,000 - £59,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum +bens+bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits (see advert)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Work
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum great Bens+bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum +benefits+bonus+career
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Randstad Digital
Posted: 7 days ago
East London
dxw
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Central London / West End
Reading Room Ltd
Salary: Plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago