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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 323 283 289
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +6
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 130 187 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.70% 0.91% 0.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.49% 4.30% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 120 152 178
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,750 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.38% +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
3723 4348 4624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.12% 21.10% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3299 3681 3892
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -27 32 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Kent +31 31 £36,750 +63.33% 2
Buckinghamshire +37 17 £30,000 - 1
Berkshire -22 15 £30,000 -7.69% 3
West Sussex - 10 £28,250 -
East Sussex +12 9 £50,000 +42.85% 5
Hampshire -16 8 £30,500 -12.85% 2
Oxfordshire -25 3 £35,000 +3.70% 2
Home Counties - 3 £37,500 -
Middlesex +6 2 £45,000 +33.33%
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 212 (79.40%) JavaScript
2 201 (75.28%) PHP
2 201 (75.28%) HTML
3 192 (71.91%) CSS
4 160 (59.93%) Web Development
5 124 (46.44%) MySQL
6 111 (41.57%) CMS
7 108 (40.45%) jQuery
8 89 (33.33%) HTML5
9 78 (29.21%) Marketing
10 71 (26.59%) SQL
11 67 (25.09%) E-Commerce
12 61 (22.85%) CSS3
13 60 (22.47%) SEO
14 57 (21.35%) Front End Development
15 53 (19.85%) MVC
15 53 (19.85%) XML
16 52 (19.48%) Drupal
17 51 (19.10%) Linux
18 50 (18.73%) Git (software)
19 48 (17.98%) Magento
20 45 (16.85%) Apache
21 44 (16.48%) Photoshop
22 42 (15.73%) Java
22 42 (15.73%) Web Design
22 42 (15.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 39 (14.61%) AngularJS
24 38 (14.23%) Responsive Web Design
24 38 (14.23%) Agile Software Development
24 38 (14.23%) LAMP

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 111 (41.57%) CMS
2 52 (19.48%) Drupal
3 45 (16.85%) Apache
4 28 (10.49%) Joomla!
5 12 (4.49%) nginx
6 10 (3.75%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (2.62%) IIS
8 6 (2.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 6 (2.25%) JBoss
9 5 (1.87%) concrete5
10 4 (1.50%) Kentico
10 4 (1.50%) Umbraco
11 3 (1.12%) Alfresco
11 3 (1.12%) Node.js
11 3 (1.12%) Perch
11 3 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (1.12%) Sitefinity
12 2 (0.75%) ExpressionEngine
12 2 (0.75%) Jadu
13 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 44 (16.48%) Photoshop
2 16 (5.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (4.87%) MS Excel
4 9 (3.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (3.00%) Fireworks
6 3 (1.12%) Acrobat
6 3 (1.12%) MS Office
6 3 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.37%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 48 (17.98%) Magento
2 12 (4.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (3.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.12%) OpenCart
5 2 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.61%) Sage Pay
2 9 (3.37%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.87%) GitHub
3 5 (1.87%) Rackspace Cloud
4 4 (1.50%) AdWords
4 4 (1.50%) MailChimp
5 3 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.12%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.49%) Intranet
2 4 (1.50%) SSH
3 3 (1.12%) DNS
3 3 (1.12%) SSL
3 3 (1.12%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.12%) VPN
4 2 (0.75%) Internet
4 2 (0.75%) Network Security
5 1 (0.37%) FTP
5 1 (0.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (46.44%) MySQL
2 38 (14.23%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.75%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.75%) Big Data
5 2 (0.75%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 50 (18.73%) Git (software)
2 20 (7.49%) Subversion
3 14 (5.24%) TestNG
4 9 (3.37%) Jasmine
5 8 (3.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 8 (3.00%) Protractor
5 8 (3.00%) QUnit
6 7 (2.62%) Ant
6 7 (2.62%) Eclipse
7 6 (2.25%) JUnit
7 6 (2.25%) SoapUI
8 5 (1.87%) Grunt
8 5 (1.87%) JIRA
9 4 (1.50%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (1.50%) gulp
10 3 (1.12%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.12%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.75%) Bugzilla
11 2 (0.75%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.37%) PHPUnit
General
1 78 (29.21%) Marketing
2 14 (5.24%) Games
3 13 (4.87%) Advertising
4 12 (4.49%) Finance
5 7 (2.62%) Legal
6 6 (2.25%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.25%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.75%) Electronics
7 2 (0.75%) Law
7 2 (0.75%) Local Government
7 2 (0.75%) Retail
8 1 (0.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 207 (77.53%) Developer
2 99 (37.08%) PHP Developer
3 90 (33.71%) Web Developer
4 44 (16.48%) PHP Web Developer
5 42 (15.73%) WordPress Developer
6 31 (11.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 30 (11.24%) JavaScript Developer
8 26 (9.74%) HTML Developer
9 24 (8.99%) HTML CSS Developer
9 24 (8.99%) Junior
10 23 (8.61%) Junior Developer
11 17 (6.37%) .NET Developer
12 15 (5.62%) Senior Developer
13 13 (4.87%) Designer
14 12 (4.49%) Junior PHP Developer
15 11 (4.12%) Junior Web Developer
16 10 (3.75%) Graphic Designer
17 9 (3.37%) Programmer
17 9 (3.37%) Web Designer
18 8 (3.00%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (75.28%) HTML
2 192 (71.91%) CSS
3 108 (40.45%) jQuery
4 89 (33.33%) HTML5
5 61 (22.85%) CSS3
6 53 (19.85%) XML
7 42 (15.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 39 (14.61%) AngularJS
9 38 (14.23%) LAMP
10 35 (13.11%) Ajax
11 31 (11.61%) .NET
12 30 (11.24%) Sass
13 25 (9.36%) ASP.NET
13 25 (9.36%) LESS
14 23 (8.61%) JSON
15 22 (8.24%) XHTML
16 20 (7.49%) Web Services
17 18 (6.74%) RESTful
18 17 (6.37%) Laravel
19 14 (5.24%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.24%) User Experience
2 21 (7.87%) Graphic Design
3 17 (6.37%) Social Media
4 15 (5.62%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.37%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.37%) W3C
6 8 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.00%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (2.62%) Data Centre
8 6 (2.25%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.50%) Copywriting
9 4 (1.50%) FMCG
10 3 (1.12%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.75%) Blog
11 2 (0.75%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.75%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.75%) iPhone
11 2 (0.75%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.37%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 51 (19.10%) Linux
2 11 (4.12%) Ubuntu
3 7 (2.62%) Debian
3 7 (2.62%) Windows
4 6 (2.25%) Unix
5 5 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.50%) Android
6 4 (1.50%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.50%) CentOS
6 4 (1.50%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.12%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (59.93%) Web Development
2 67 (25.09%) E-Commerce
3 60 (22.47%) SEO
4 57 (21.35%) Front End Development
5 53 (19.85%) MVC
6 42 (15.73%) Web Design
7 38 (14.23%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (14.23%) Responsive Web Design
8 34 (12.73%) CRM
9 32 (11.99%) Content Management
10 31 (11.61%) Digital Marketing
11 18 (6.74%) Analytics
11 18 (6.74%) Mentoring
11 18 (6.74%) Project Management
12 16 (5.99%) OOP
13 15 (5.62%) Integration Testing
13 15 (5.62%) Unit Testing
14 14 (5.24%) ERP
14 14 (5.24%) OO
15 13 (4.87%) Cross-Browser Testing
Programming Languages
1 212 (79.40%) JavaScript
2 201 (75.28%) PHP
3 71 (26.59%) SQL
4 42 (15.73%) Java
5 22 (8.24%) C#
6 17 (6.37%) PL/SQL
7 15 (5.62%) Scala
8 12 (4.49%) Python
9 6 (2.25%) PHP 5
10 4 (1.50%) C++
10 4 (1.50%) VB
11 2 (0.75%) Perl
12 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (12.36%) Degree
2 6 (2.25%) MBA
3 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.75%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.37%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.12%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.12%) cPanel
1 3 (1.12%) Plesk
Vendors
1 27 (10.11%) Adobe
2 19 (7.12%) Google
2 19 (7.12%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.99%) PayPal
4 12 (4.49%) Zend
5 11 (4.12%) Oracle
6 8 (3.00%) Facebook
6 8 (3.00%) Red Hat
6 8 (3.00%) Twitter
7 7 (2.62%) Rackspace
8 6 (2.25%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.87%) WorldPay
10 4 (1.50%) Pardot
10 4 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.12%) EPiServer
11 3 (1.12%) HubSpot
12 2 (0.75%) SAP
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