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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 297 309 326
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +17
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 152 110 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.68% 0.52% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.34% 2.59% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 124 95 103
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
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
4549 4253 4707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.42% 20.05% 20.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3627 3620 4044
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 2014.

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 August 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
Hampshire +28 63 £30,000 -11.76% 4
Berkshire +17 32 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Surrey 0 27 £45,000 +69.81% 4
Oxfordshire +1 13 £35,000 -10.25% 3
Buckinghamshire -10 12 £42,500 -5.55% 2
West Sussex -3 7 £22,500 -30.76% 2
Kent - 1 £28,500 - 1
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

1 299 (88.46%) HTML
2 286 (84.62%) CSS
3 271 (80.18%) JavaScript
4 266 (78.70%) PHP
5 217 (64.20%) jQuery
6 144 (42.60%) HTML5
7 139 (41.12%) MySQL
8 131 (38.76%) Git (software)
9 128 (37.87%) CSS3
10 124 (36.69%) CMS
11 94 (27.81%) Drupal
12 86 (25.44%) Marketing
13 76 (22.49%) Joomla!
14 75 (22.19%) .NET
14 75 (22.19%) Apache
15 71 (21.01%) Subversion
16 68 (20.12%) Photoshop
17 63 (18.64%) SQL
17 63 (18.64%) Windows
17 63 (18.64%) Linux
17 63 (18.64%) LAMP
18 62 (18.34%) AngularJS
19 56 (16.57%) Responsive Web Design
19 56 (16.57%) SEO
20 55 (16.27%) Mobile App
21 54 (15.98%) MVC
22 52 (15.38%) SQL Server
22 52 (15.38%) ASP.NET
23 51 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
24 49 (14.50%) Web Development

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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
1 124 (36.69%) CMS
2 94 (27.81%) Drupal
3 76 (22.49%) Joomla!
4 75 (22.19%) Apache
5 33 (9.76%) IIS
6 28 (8.28%) NServiceBus
7 22 (6.51%) Node.js
8 17 (5.03%) Umbraco
9 12 (3.55%) SilverStripe
9 12 (3.55%) SharePoint
10 10 (2.96%) ExpressionEngine
11 9 (2.66%) Alfresco
12 7 (2.07%) Moodle
13 4 (1.18%) ColdFusion
13 4 (1.18%) SugarCRM
14 2 (0.59%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.30%) Movable Type
15 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
15 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
15 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 68 (20.12%) Photoshop
2 30 (8.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (4.14%) MS Visio
4 10 (2.96%) MS Excel
5 6 (1.78%) MS Office
6 5 (1.48%) InDesign
7 4 (1.18%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.89%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.30%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.30%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.30%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 32 (9.47%) Magento
2 16 (4.73%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (8.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.85%) Office 365
3 10 (2.96%) GitHub
4 8 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.18%) SaaS
5 4 (1.18%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.18%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.73%) Intranet
2 12 (3.55%) FTP
3 9 (2.66%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.37%) VPN
4 8 (2.37%) DNS
4 8 (2.37%) SSL
5 3 (0.89%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.89%) LAN
5 3 (0.89%) VoIP
5 3 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.89%) Firewall
6 2 (0.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (41.12%) MySQL
2 52 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 46 (13.61%) NoSQL
4 28 (8.28%) Azure SQL Database
4 28 (8.28%) RavenDB
4 28 (8.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 28 (8.28%) Relational Database
5 18 (5.33%) RDBMS
6 10 (2.96%) MS Access
7 7 (2.07%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.89%) SQLite
11 1 (0.30%) DB2
11 1 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 131 (38.76%) Git (software)
2 71 (21.01%) Subversion
3 32 (9.47%) TeamCity
4 28 (8.28%) Jasmine
4 28 (8.28%) NCrunch
4 28 (8.28%) ReSharper
5 22 (6.51%) Dreamweaver
6 17 (5.03%) PHPUnit
6 17 (5.03%) Grunt
7 14 (4.14%) JIRA
8 9 (2.66%) Visual Studio
9 5 (1.48%) Mercurial
9 5 (1.48%) Axure RP
10 4 (1.18%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.18%) Sublime Text
10 4 (1.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 3 (0.89%) Xcode
11 3 (0.89%) Yeoman
11 3 (0.89%) Bower
12 2 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 86 (25.44%) Marketing
2 36 (10.65%) Finance
3 13 (3.85%) Retail
4 10 (2.96%) Automotive
5 5 (1.48%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.18%) Interactive Media
6 4 (1.18%) Banking
7 3 (0.89%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.59%) Back Office
8 2 (0.59%) Legal
8 2 (0.59%) Publishing
9 1 (0.30%) Advertising
9 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 264 (78.11%) Developer
2 122 (36.09%) Web Developer
3 89 (26.33%) PHP Developer
4 51 (15.09%) Front-End Developer
5 36 (10.65%) Designer
6 30 (8.88%) PHP Web Developer
7 29 (8.58%) .NET Developer
7 29 (8.58%) C# Developer
7 29 (8.58%) C# .NET Developer
8 26 (7.69%) Senior Developer
9 24 (7.10%) Web Designer
10 23 (6.80%) Junior
11 21 (6.21%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 20 (5.92%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 15 (4.44%) Senior C# Developer
13 15 (4.44%) Senior .NET Developer
13 15 (4.44%) Front-End Web Developer
13 15 (4.44%) Junior Designer
13 15 (4.44%) PHP Symfony Developer
14 12 (3.55%) Junior Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (88.46%) HTML
2 286 (84.62%) CSS
3 217 (64.20%) jQuery
4 144 (42.60%) HTML5
5 128 (37.87%) CSS3
6 75 (22.19%) .NET
7 63 (18.64%) LAMP
8 62 (18.34%) AngularJS
9 52 (15.38%) ASP.NET
10 49 (14.50%) Backbone.js
11 44 (13.02%) LESS
11 44 (13.02%) Ajax
12 40 (11.83%) Ember.js
13 38 (11.24%) Web Services
14 35 (10.36%) .NET Framework
14 35 (10.36%) ASP.NET MVC
15 34 (10.06%) KnockoutJS
16 32 (9.47%) XML
16 32 (9.47%) Sass
16 32 (9.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 55 (16.27%) Mobile App
2 44 (13.02%) Open Source
3 26 (7.69%) Social Media
4 23 (6.80%) Graphic Design
5 21 (6.21%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.85%) W3C
7 10 (2.96%) Replication
8 9 (2.66%) Human Factors
8 9 (2.66%) NHS
9 7 (2.07%) Ergonomics
10 6 (1.78%) Animation
11 4 (1.18%) New Media
11 4 (1.18%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.59%) Motion Graphics
13 1 (0.30%) Photography
13 1 (0.30%) Video Editing
13 1 (0.30%) Web 2.0
13 1 (0.30%) iPhone
13 1 (0.30%) Copywriting
13 1 (0.30%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 63 (18.64%) Windows
1 63 (18.64%) Linux
2 40 (11.83%) Android
2 40 (11.83%) Apple iOS
3 28 (8.28%) Windows Phone
4 13 (3.85%) CentOS
5 9 (2.66%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.89%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (16.57%) Responsive Web Design
1 56 (16.57%) SEO
2 54 (15.98%) MVC
3 51 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (14.50%) Web Development
5 46 (13.61%) Web Design
6 40 (11.83%) Content Management
7 37 (10.95%) Android Development
7 37 (10.95%) iOS Development
8 35 (10.36%) TDD
9 33 (9.76%) Digital Marketing
10 32 (9.47%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (8.58%) E-Commerce
11 29 (8.58%) SOA
12 28 (8.28%) Performance Tuning
12 28 (8.28%) Mobile Application Development
12 28 (8.28%) Infrastructure Management
12 28 (8.28%) Unit Testing
12 28 (8.28%) Domain-Driven Design
12 28 (8.28%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 271 (80.18%) JavaScript
2 266 (78.70%) PHP
3 63 (18.64%) SQL
4 46 (13.61%) C#
5 19 (5.62%) Python
6 17 (5.03%) PHP5
7 15 (4.44%) Java
8 10 (2.96%) T-SQL
8 10 (2.96%) VB
9 9 (2.66%) ActionScript
10 8 (2.37%) Ruby
11 4 (1.18%) TypeScript
12 3 (0.89%) C
12 3 (0.89%) C++
12 3 (0.89%) Perl
13 2 (0.59%) PHP4
14 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.30%) ActionScript 3.0
14 1 (0.30%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 42 (12.43%) Degree
2 2 (0.59%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.96%) ISO 9001
1 10 (2.96%) QA
2 7 (2.07%) SLA
3 3 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.30%) WAI
System Software
1 11 (3.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (2.66%) Plesk
2 1 (0.30%) Nagios
Vendors
1 47 (13.91%) Adobe
2 46 (13.61%) Google
3 28 (8.28%) Red Gate
3 28 (8.28%) Xamarin
4 17 (5.03%) Zend
5 16 (4.73%) Microsoft
6 11 (3.25%) Twitter
7 9 (2.66%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.48%) Oracle
8 5 (1.48%) CODA
9 4 (1.18%) Omniture
10 3 (0.89%) VMware
10 3 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.89%) Facebook
11 2 (0.59%) Sun
12 1 (0.30%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.30%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.30%) Cisco
12 1 (0.30%) Vignette
12 1 (0.30%) Open Text
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday and bonus scheme
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 25 days hol
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chichester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex (PO10)
Guru Careers
Salary: £30 - 35k (DOE)
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Esher
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Oxford
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Healthcare, Generous Holidays
Posted: 20 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
LEO Learning
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Tonbridge
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago