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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 271 281 303
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +22
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 182 191 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.87% 0.81% 0.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.17% 4.05% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 148 178 124
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £41,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
4363 4715 4921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.94% 20.07% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3703 3969 4214
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,018
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +4.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +45 63 £32,500 -7.14% 10
Berkshire +20 45 £32,500 - 1
Hampshire -6 35 £35,000 +21.73% 2
Oxfordshire -2 16 £33,750 +5.46% 5
East Sussex -11 11 £35,000 +9.37%
Buckinghamshire -9 7 £30,000 +9.09% 6
Kent - 3 £22,500 - 3
Middlesex - 2 £33,750 - 1
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 278 (81.05%) HTML
2 267 (77.84%) PHP
3 266 (77.55%) CSS
4 265 (77.26%) JavaScript
5 203 (59.18%) jQuery
6 198 (57.73%) MySQL
7 153 (44.61%) CMS
8 141 (41.11%) MVC
9 134 (39.07%) Drupal
10 127 (37.03%) Git (software)
11 113 (32.94%) HTML5
12 94 (27.41%) CSS3
13 85 (24.78%) Subversion
14 80 (23.32%) Web Development
15 79 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
16 77 (22.45%) Linux
17 75 (21.87%) Zend
18 69 (20.12%) Marketing
19 62 (18.08%) Symfony
19 62 (18.08%) Joomla!
20 61 (17.78%) Apache
21 54 (15.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 50 (14.58%) User Experience
22 50 (14.58%) SQL
23 48 (13.99%) Magento
23 48 (13.99%) AngularJS
24 46 (13.41%) Degree
24 46 (13.41%) .NET
25 44 (12.83%) Adobe
26 42 (12.24%) LAMP

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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
1 153 (44.61%) CMS
2 134 (39.07%) Drupal
3 62 (18.08%) Joomla!
4 61 (17.78%) Apache
5 17 (4.96%) IIS
5 17 (4.96%) TYPO3
6 16 (4.66%) Kentico
7 14 (4.08%) concrete5
8 13 (3.79%) Sitecore CMS
8 13 (3.79%) Alfresco
8 13 (3.79%) SharePoint
9 11 (3.21%) nginx
10 8 (2.33%) NServiceBus
11 6 (1.75%) ColdFusion
12 5 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (1.46%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.87%) ExpressionEngine
13 3 (0.87%) DNN
14 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.58%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 41 (11.95%) Photoshop
2 21 (6.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 15 (4.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (2.92%) MS Excel
5 6 (1.75%) InDesign
6 5 (1.46%) Fireworks
7 4 (1.17%) Acrobat
7 4 (1.17%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 48 (13.99%) Magento
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.62%) Office 365
4 7 (2.04%) GitHub
5 1 (0.29%) SaaS
5 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.58%) Intranet
2 11 (3.21%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.92%) DNS
4 7 (2.04%) VPN
4 7 (2.04%) FTP
4 7 (2.04%) SSL
5 6 (1.75%) Internet
6 3 (0.87%) Firewall
6 3 (0.87%) Network Security
7 1 (0.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (57.73%) MySQL
2 40 (11.66%) SQL Server
3 22 (6.41%) MongoDB
4 10 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (2.92%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
5 8 (2.33%) NoSQL
5 8 (2.33%) RavenDB
5 8 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.75%) MS Access
8 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 127 (37.03%) Git (software)
2 85 (24.78%) Subversion
3 27 (7.87%) Jenkins
4 20 (5.83%) Dreamweaver
5 14 (4.08%) PHPUnit
6 9 (2.62%) Sublime Text
7 8 (2.33%) ReSharper
7 8 (2.33%) TeamCity
7 8 (2.33%) Jasmine
7 8 (2.33%) NCrunch
8 5 (1.46%) Axure RP
9 4 (1.17%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.87%) Ant
10 3 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.87%) JIRA
11 1 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 69 (20.12%) Marketing
2 27 (7.87%) Finance
3 11 (3.21%) Multimedia
4 7 (2.04%) Games
5 6 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.46%) Publishing
7 2 (0.58%) Advertising
8 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.29%) Law
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 285 (83.09%) Developer
2 110 (32.07%) Web Developer
3 104 (30.32%) PHP Developer
4 56 (16.33%) Front-End Developer
5 45 (13.12%) Senior Developer
6 40 (11.66%) PHP Web Developer
7 23 (6.71%) WordPress Developer
8 17 (4.96%) LAMP Developer
8 17 (4.96%) Senior PHP Developer
9 14 (4.08%) Designer
9 14 (4.08%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 14 (4.08%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 12 (3.50%) Senior Web Developer
11 11 (3.21%) .NET Developer
12 10 (2.92%) Front-End Web Developer
12 10 (2.92%) C# Developer
13 9 (2.62%) Web Designer
13 9 (2.62%) Linux Engineer
14 8 (2.33%) Magento Developer
15 7 (2.04%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (81.05%) HTML
2 266 (77.55%) CSS
3 203 (59.18%) jQuery
4 113 (32.94%) HTML5
5 94 (27.41%) CSS3
6 62 (18.08%) Symfony
7 54 (15.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 48 (13.99%) AngularJS
9 46 (13.41%) .NET
10 42 (12.24%) LAMP
11 34 (9.91%) ASP.NET
11 34 (9.91%) JSON
12 31 (9.04%) XML
12 31 (9.04%) Ajax
13 26 (7.58%) Sass
13 26 (7.58%) Web Services
13 26 (7.58%) XHTML
14 25 (7.29%) Laravel
15 22 (6.41%) CakePHP
16 21 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 50 (14.58%) User Experience
2 24 (7.00%) W3C
3 21 (6.12%) Mobile App
4 11 (3.21%) Social Media
5 9 (2.62%) Blog
6 8 (2.33%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.04%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.04%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.75%) Life Science
9 4 (1.17%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.58%) Replication
10 2 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.58%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.29%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 77 (22.45%) Linux
2 29 (8.45%) Windows
3 13 (3.79%) Ubuntu
3 13 (3.79%) CentOS
4 11 (3.21%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.92%) Android
6 8 (2.33%) Windows Phone
7 4 (1.17%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.58%) UNIX
9 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (41.11%) MVC
2 80 (23.32%) Web Development
3 79 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (11.37%) SEO
5 38 (11.08%) OO
5 38 (11.08%) E-Commerce
6 31 (9.04%) Responsive Web Design
7 30 (8.75%) OOP
8 28 (8.16%) Web Design
9 26 (7.58%) Scrum
9 26 (7.58%) Project Management
9 26 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (7.29%) Unit Testing
11 23 (6.71%) Content Management
12 17 (4.96%) CRM
13 16 (4.66%) TDD
13 16 (4.66%) Open Source
13 16 (4.66%) OO PHP
14 15 (4.37%) OOD
15 14 (4.08%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 267 (77.84%) PHP
2 265 (77.26%) JavaScript
3 50 (14.58%) SQL
4 34 (9.91%) C#
5 28 (8.16%) PHP5
6 17 (4.96%) Python
7 14 (4.08%) Java
8 5 (1.46%) Perl
9 4 (1.17%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.17%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.17%) VB
10 2 (0.58%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.58%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.58%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 46 (13.41%) Degree
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.75%) SLA
2 5 (1.46%) WCAG
3 3 (0.87%) QA
4 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (1.75%) VirtualBox
2 5 (1.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.46%) vSphere
3 4 (1.17%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.87%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (4.96%) Capistrano
2 14 (4.08%) Plesk
2 14 (4.08%) cPanel
3 6 (1.75%) Webmin
3 6 (1.75%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 75 (21.87%) Zend
2 44 (12.83%) Adobe
3 33 (9.62%) Microsoft
3 33 (9.62%) Twitter
4 13 (3.79%) Sitecore
4 13 (3.79%) Red Hat
5 11 (3.21%) Google
6 8 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (2.33%) Xamarin
6 8 (2.33%) Red Gate
7 6 (1.75%) VMware
8 5 (1.46%) Quark
9 4 (1.17%) Facebook
10 3 (0.87%) Rackspace
10 3 (0.87%) Percussion
11 2 (0.58%) Mitel
11 2 (0.58%) Wyse
11 2 (0.58%) Oracle
11 2 (0.58%) Dell
11 2 (0.58%) PayPal
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