The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 300 311 275
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -36
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 148 163 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.77% 0.78% 0.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.67% 3.59% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 143 136 143
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £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 South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4032 4546 4132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.92% 21.77% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3512 3882 3382
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WordPress
Salary Trend in the South East

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

WordPress Salary Trend in the South East

WordPress
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the South East region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

WordPress Salary Histogram in the South East

WordPress
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
Surrey +20 43 £35,000 - 11
Kent +24 31 £32,500 +18.18% 2
East Sussex +13 21 £47,500 +25.00% 1
Hampshire -17 17 £24,500 -22.22% 6
Berkshire -7 16 £27,250 -22.14% 1
Oxfordshire -17 9 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Buckinghamshire +7 8 £30,750 +7.89% 3
Middlesex - 2 £40,000 - 1
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 208 (77.32%) HTML
2 202 (75.09%) JavaScript
3 185 (68.77%) CSS
4 180 (66.91%) PHP
5 136 (50.56%) jQuery
6 130 (48.33%) MySQL
7 127 (47.21%) CMS
8 88 (32.71%) Marketing
9 82 (30.48%) HTML5
10 80 (29.74%) Git (software)
11 79 (29.37%) Drupal
12 77 (28.62%) Web Development
13 69 (25.65%) CSS3
13 69 (25.65%) Front End Development
14 65 (24.16%) E-Commerce
15 61 (22.68%) Magento
15 61 (22.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 60 (22.30%) SEO
17 52 (19.33%) XML
18 50 (18.59%) Linux
19 49 (18.22%) MVC
20 47 (17.47%) User Experience
21 44 (16.36%) SQL
21 44 (16.36%) Subversion
22 43 (15.99%) Web Design
23 41 (15.24%) Ajax
24 40 (14.87%) Adobe
25 39 (14.50%) Joomla!
25 39 (14.50%) LESS
26 38 (14.13%) AngularJS

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 127 (47.21%) CMS
2 79 (29.37%) Drupal
3 39 (14.50%) Joomla!
4 28 (10.41%) Apache
5 13 (4.83%) IIS
5 13 (4.83%) nginx
6 12 (4.46%) Node.js
7 11 (4.09%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (2.23%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.49%) Moodle
10 3 (1.12%) Alfresco
10 3 (1.12%) JBoss
10 3 (1.12%) Kentico
10 3 (1.12%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (1.12%) Sitefinity
11 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.74%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.74%) TYPO3
12 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 37 (13.75%) Photoshop
2 21 (7.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 9 (3.35%) Fireworks
4 6 (2.23%) MS Excel
5 5 (1.86%) Acrobat
5 5 (1.86%) MS Office
6 4 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.74%) InDesign
8 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.37%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.37%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.37%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 61 (22.68%) Magento
2 8 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (2.60%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (1.86%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (1.49%) OpenCart
5 4 (1.49%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.37%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.29%) Google Analytics
2 15 (5.58%) GitHub
3 6 (2.23%) Sage Pay
4 5 (1.86%) Rackspace Cloud
5 4 (1.49%) Basecamp
5 4 (1.49%) MailChimp
6 3 (1.12%) AdWords
7 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.74%) Office 365
8 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.37%) Pure360
8 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.20%) Intranet
2 5 (1.86%) LDAP
3 3 (1.12%) DNS
3 3 (1.12%) SMS
3 3 (1.12%) SSL
3 3 (1.12%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.12%) VPN
4 2 (0.74%) Internet
4 2 (0.74%) SSH
5 1 (0.37%) Firewall
5 1 (0.37%) FTP
5 1 (0.37%) LAN
5 1 (0.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (48.33%) MySQL
2 19 (7.06%) MongoDB
2 19 (7.06%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.35%) NoSQL
4 7 (2.60%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.49%) Navicat
6 3 (1.12%) MS Access
7 2 (0.74%) Big Data
7 2 (0.74%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.37%) Redis
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 80 (29.74%) Git (software)
2 44 (16.36%) Subversion
3 10 (3.72%) TestNG
4 9 (3.35%) Jasmine
5 8 (2.97%) Dreamweaver
5 8 (2.97%) Karma Test Runner
5 8 (2.97%) Protractor
5 8 (2.97%) QUnit
6 6 (2.23%) gulp
6 6 (2.23%) JIRA
7 5 (1.86%) Grunt
8 4 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.12%) Ant
9 3 (1.12%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.12%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.12%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.74%) Bower
10 2 (0.74%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.74%) JUnit
10 2 (0.74%) SoapUI
General
1 88 (32.71%) Marketing
2 15 (5.58%) Finance
3 14 (5.20%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.46%) Advertising
5 7 (2.60%) Legal
6 6 (2.23%) Games
7 4 (1.49%) Electronics
7 4 (1.49%) Law
7 4 (1.49%) Retail
8 2 (0.74%) Publishing
8 2 (0.74%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.37%) Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 205 (76.21%) Developer
2 92 (34.20%) PHP Developer
3 91 (33.83%) Web Developer
4 54 (20.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 39 (14.50%) PHP Web Developer
6 37 (13.75%) Junior
7 36 (13.38%) Junior Developer
8 29 (10.78%) HTML Developer
8 29 (10.78%) WordPress Developer
9 23 (8.55%) HTML CSS Developer
9 23 (8.55%) JavaScript Developer
10 22 (8.18%) Senior Developer
11 21 (7.81%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 21 (7.81%) Junior Web Developer
12 15 (5.58%) Junior PHP Developer
13 13 (4.83%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 12 (4.46%) Senior PHP Developer
15 11 (4.09%) Drupal Developer
16 8 (2.97%) CMS Developer
16 8 (2.97%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (77.32%) HTML
2 185 (68.77%) CSS
3 136 (50.56%) jQuery
4 82 (30.48%) HTML5
5 69 (25.65%) CSS3
6 61 (22.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 52 (19.33%) XML
8 41 (15.24%) Ajax
9 39 (14.50%) LESS
10 38 (14.13%) AngularJS
11 37 (13.75%) .NET
12 25 (9.29%) XHTML
13 24 (8.92%) ASP.NET
13 24 (8.92%) JSON
13 24 (8.92%) LAMP
14 23 (8.55%) Sass
15 19 (7.06%) Symfony
15 19 (7.06%) Web Services
16 16 (5.95%) CakePHP
16 16 (5.95%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 47 (17.47%) User Experience
2 32 (11.90%) Social Media
3 17 (6.32%) Graphic Design
4 10 (3.72%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.72%) Life Science
5 8 (2.97%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.23%) Blog
8 4 (1.49%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.12%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.12%) Replication
10 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.74%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.74%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.74%) iPhone
10 2 (0.74%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.74%) Photography
10 2 (0.74%) W3C
11 1 (0.37%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.37%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 50 (18.59%) Linux
2 18 (6.69%) Windows
3 10 (3.72%) Ubuntu
4 8 (2.97%) Debian
5 6 (2.23%) Unix
6 5 (1.86%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.49%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.12%) CentOS
9 2 (0.74%) Android
9 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (28.62%) Web Development
2 69 (25.65%) Front End Development
3 65 (24.16%) E-Commerce
4 60 (22.30%) SEO
5 49 (18.22%) MVC
6 43 (15.99%) Web Design
7 38 (14.13%) Responsive Web Design
8 37 (13.75%) Analytics
9 36 (13.38%) Content Management
10 35 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (9.67%) Digital Marketing
12 22 (8.18%) CRM
13 19 (7.06%) OOP
14 18 (6.69%) Project Management
15 16 (5.95%) OO
15 16 (5.95%) Open Source
16 14 (5.20%) OO PHP
17 13 (4.83%) Time Management
18 12 (4.46%) B2B
18 12 (4.46%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 202 (75.09%) JavaScript
2 180 (66.91%) PHP
3 44 (16.36%) SQL
4 26 (9.67%) Java
5 17 (6.32%) C#
6 13 (4.83%) Python
7 10 (3.72%) Scala
8 7 (2.60%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.49%) VB
10 3 (1.12%) Perl
10 3 (1.12%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.74%) Apple Swift
11 2 (0.74%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.74%) C++
11 2 (0.74%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.74%) Ruby
11 2 (0.74%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.37%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.37%) VB6
Qualifications
1 25 (9.29%) Degree
2 5 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.49%) A+ Certification
4 2 (0.74%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.86%) QA
2 4 (1.49%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (3.72%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.12%) cPanel
1 3 (1.12%) Plesk
2 1 (0.37%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 40 (14.87%) Adobe
2 32 (11.90%) Microsoft
3 27 (10.04%) Google
4 21 (7.81%) Zend
5 10 (3.72%) Twitter
6 8 (2.97%) Oracle
7 5 (1.86%) Rackspace
7 5 (1.86%) Xamarin
8 4 (1.49%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.49%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.12%) EPiServer
9 3 (1.12%) Facebook
10 2 (0.74%) HubSpot
10 2 (0.74%) OpenText
10 2 (0.74%) VMware
11 1 (0.37%) Apple
11 1 (0.37%) ATG
11 1 (0.37%) Avaya
11 1 (0.37%) Citrix
11 1 (0.37%) HP
Westerham, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Surrey
Preferred Choice
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefit package
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Flexi Hours, Training, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
IBS Consulting
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Preferred Choice
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
Preferred Choice
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Reigate
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 11 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Uncle Buck Finance LLP
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £30000 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Surrey
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £58 - £68 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 21 days ago
Epsom
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Weybridge
Prospectus
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 26 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 26 days ago