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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 264 303 341
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +38
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 193 154 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.93% 0.68% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.57% 3.25% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 143 131 87
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -3.22%
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
4225 4732 4663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.39% 20.92% 21.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3625 3832 4007
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 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
Surrey +69 85 £35,000 -22.22% 8
Hampshire +1 42 £35,000 +40.00% 9
Berkshire +12 37 £50,000 +81.81% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 12 £35,000 +27.27% 4
Oxfordshire +1 7 £28,000 -20.00% 2
West Sussex -2 5 £31,500 +28.57% 1
Middlesex - 3 £55,000 -
Kent +1 1 £27,000 -5.26% 1
East Sussex - 1 £35,000 - 1
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

1 319 (85.29%) HTML
2 310 (82.89%) CSS
3 298 (79.68%) JavaScript
4 294 (78.61%) PHP
5 233 (62.30%) jQuery
6 219 (58.56%) MySQL
7 182 (48.66%) CMS
8 164 (43.85%) HTML5
9 163 (43.58%) Git (software)
10 136 (36.36%) CSS3
11 134 (35.83%) MVC
12 128 (34.22%) Drupal
13 106 (28.34%) Marketing
14 98 (26.20%) Subversion
15 87 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
16 84 (22.46%) Linux
17 77 (20.59%) Web Development
18 72 (19.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 67 (17.91%) Zend
19 67 (17.91%) SEO
20 66 (17.65%) Joomla!
21 63 (16.84%) Symfony
22 60 (16.04%) LAMP
23 53 (14.17%) Apache
24 50 (13.37%) Ajax
25 48 (12.83%) User Experience
26 47 (12.57%) Responsive Web Design
26 47 (12.57%) JSON
27 46 (12.30%) Adobe
28 45 (12.03%) AngularJS

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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
1 182 (48.66%) CMS
2 128 (34.22%) Drupal
3 66 (17.65%) Joomla!
4 53 (14.17%) Apache
5 20 (5.35%) concrete5
6 18 (4.81%) Node.js
7 15 (4.01%) Sitecore CMS
7 15 (4.01%) Kentico
8 10 (2.67%) Umbraco
8 10 (2.67%) TYPO3
9 8 (2.14%) Alfresco
10 6 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (1.34%) IIS
11 5 (1.34%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.80%) DNN
13 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.53%) NServiceBus
13 2 (0.53%) nginx
14 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.27%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 38 (10.16%) Photoshop
2 29 (7.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 10 (2.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (2.14%) InDesign
5 5 (1.34%) Fireworks
6 4 (1.07%) Adobe Premiere
6 4 (1.07%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (1.07%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.80%) MS Excel
8 1 (0.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 37 (9.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.60%) GitHub
2 4 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.80%) Basecamp
3 3 (0.80%) Trello
4 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.88%) Intranet
2 11 (2.94%) SSL
3 10 (2.67%) DNS
4 9 (2.41%) VPN
5 8 (2.14%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.60%) FTP
7 3 (0.80%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.80%) Internet
8 2 (0.53%) SMS
9 1 (0.27%) VoIP
9 1 (0.27%) ADSL
9 1 (0.27%) Broadband
9 1 (0.27%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (58.56%) MySQL
2 26 (6.95%) MongoDB
3 23 (6.15%) SQL Server
4 13 (3.48%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.94%) NoSQL
5 11 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.53%) RavenDB
6 2 (0.53%) Redis
6 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 163 (43.58%) Git (software)
2 98 (26.20%) Subversion
3 40 (10.70%) Jenkins
4 20 (5.35%) PHPUnit
5 16 (4.28%) Grunt
6 15 (4.01%) gulp
7 14 (3.74%) Dreamweaver
8 13 (3.48%) Bower
9 12 (3.21%) JIRA
10 10 (2.67%) Visual Studio
11 9 (2.41%) Sublime Text
12 6 (1.60%) Axure RP
13 3 (0.80%) Redmine
13 3 (0.80%) Bitbucket
13 3 (0.80%) Bugzilla
13 3 (0.80%) webpack
14 2 (0.53%) NCrunch
14 2 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
14 2 (0.53%) ReSharper
14 2 (0.53%) TeamCity
General
1 106 (28.34%) Marketing
2 23 (6.15%) Finance
3 10 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (2.41%) Automotive
4 9 (2.41%) Retail
4 9 (2.41%) Multimedia
5 7 (1.87%) Games
6 6 (1.60%) Advertising
7 5 (1.34%) Publishing
8 2 (0.53%) Banking
8 2 (0.53%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 332 (88.77%) Developer
2 130 (34.76%) PHP Developer
3 127 (33.96%) Web Developer
4 67 (17.91%) Front-End Developer
5 64 (17.11%) Senior Developer
6 47 (12.57%) PHP Web Developer
7 33 (8.82%) WordPress Developer
8 27 (7.22%) Senior PHP Developer
9 26 (6.95%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 23 (6.15%) Designer
11 17 (4.55%) Web Designer
12 16 (4.28%) Front-End Web Developer
13 14 (3.74%) PHP LAMP Developer
14 10 (2.67%) LAMP Developer
15 9 (2.41%) JavaScript Developer
15 9 (2.41%) Marketing Executive
16 8 (2.14%) Senior Web Developer
16 8 (2.14%) Support Engineer
16 8 (2.14%) Software Developer
17 7 (1.87%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 319 (85.29%) HTML
2 310 (82.89%) CSS
3 233 (62.30%) jQuery
4 164 (43.85%) HTML5
5 136 (36.36%) CSS3
6 72 (19.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 63 (16.84%) Symfony
8 60 (16.04%) LAMP
9 50 (13.37%) Ajax
10 47 (12.57%) JSON
11 45 (12.03%) AngularJS
12 44 (11.76%) XML
13 43 (11.50%) .NET
14 33 (8.82%) Web Services
15 28 (7.49%) ASP.NET
16 27 (7.22%) Laravel
17 25 (6.68%) Sass
17 25 (6.68%) Doctrine
18 23 (6.15%) SOAP
19 22 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 48 (12.83%) User Experience
2 28 (7.49%) W3C
3 16 (4.28%) Social Media
4 10 (2.67%) Graphic Design
5 9 (2.41%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.14%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.87%) Blog
8 6 (1.60%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.60%) Life Science
9 4 (1.07%) Animation
9 4 (1.07%) Social Network
9 4 (1.07%) Xbox
10 2 (0.53%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.53%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.27%) Replication
11 1 (0.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 84 (22.46%) Linux
2 20 (5.35%) Windows
3 8 (2.14%) Ubuntu
3 8 (2.14%) CentOS
4 3 (0.80%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.53%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.53%) Android
5 2 (0.53%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.53%) Debian
6 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (35.83%) MVC
2 87 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (20.59%) Web Development
4 67 (17.91%) SEO
5 47 (12.57%) Responsive Web Design
6 38 (10.16%) Web Design
7 36 (9.63%) Digital Marketing
7 36 (9.63%) Scrum
8 35 (9.36%) E-Commerce
8 35 (9.36%) OO
9 31 (8.29%) Project Management
10 26 (6.95%) OOP
11 25 (6.68%) Content Management
12 22 (5.88%) Unit Testing
13 21 (5.61%) API Development
14 20 (5.35%) Refactoring
14 20 (5.35%) OOD
15 18 (4.81%) CRM
16 15 (4.01%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (3.48%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 298 (79.68%) JavaScript
2 294 (78.61%) PHP
3 35 (9.36%) SQL
4 33 (8.82%) C#
5 21 (5.61%) Python
6 20 (5.35%) Java
7 19 (5.08%) PHP5
8 13 (3.48%) Bash Shell
9 12 (3.21%) Objective-C
9 12 (3.21%) Ruby
10 9 (2.41%) Apple Swift
11 4 (1.07%) ActionScript
12 3 (0.80%) Lua
12 3 (0.80%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.53%) Perl
13 2 (0.53%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (9.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.60%) SLA
2 5 (1.34%) WCAG
3 3 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (2.67%) Capistrano
2 8 (2.14%) Plesk
2 8 (2.14%) cPanel
3 3 (0.80%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.80%) Ansible
3 3 (0.80%) Puppet
4 1 (0.27%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.27%) DameWare
Vendors
1 67 (17.91%) Zend
2 46 (12.30%) Adobe
3 40 (10.70%) Twitter
4 16 (4.28%) Microsoft
5 15 (4.01%) Sitecore
6 10 (2.67%) Google
7 8 (2.14%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.87%) Facebook
9 6 (1.60%) Rackspace
10 5 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.80%) Percussion
12 2 (0.53%) Oracle
12 2 (0.53%) hybris
12 2 (0.53%) Red Gate
12 2 (0.53%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.53%) PayPal
13 1 (0.27%) Trend Micro
13 1 (0.27%) Draytek
13 1 (0.27%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.27%) Altiris
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £NaN.NaN per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East Sussex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Solutions 4 Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum +bonus+29 days holiday+share ops sch
Posted: 17 days ago