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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 270 303 331
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +28
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 189 169 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.90% 0.74% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.32% 3.61% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 137 151 99
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
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
4373 4683 4849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.82% 20.50% 21.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3746 3889 4186
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +50 77 £37,500 -1.96% 13
Berkshire +3 40 £41,750 +51.81% 1
Hampshire -17 33 £35,000 +21.73% 10
Oxfordshire +2 15 £30,000 -6.25% 4
Buckinghamshire +1 14 £31,750 +15.45% 5
West Sussex +1 4 £35,750 +8.33% 3
East Sussex +18 2 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Kent +5 2 £22,500 -21.05% 1
Middlesex - 2 £36,000 -
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 327 (84.72%) HTML
2 315 (81.61%) CSS
3 311 (80.57%) PHP
4 309 (80.05%) JavaScript
5 242 (62.69%) jQuery
6 234 (60.62%) MySQL
7 181 (46.89%) CMS
8 166 (43.01%) Git (software)
9 157 (40.67%) HTML5
10 148 (38.34%) MVC
11 135 (34.97%) Drupal
12 130 (33.68%) CSS3
13 105 (27.20%) Subversion
14 96 (24.87%) Marketing
14 96 (24.87%) Linux
15 89 (23.06%) Web Development
16 87 (22.54%) Zend
17 85 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
18 74 (19.17%) Symfony
19 67 (17.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 66 (17.10%) Joomla!
20 66 (17.10%) SEO
21 65 (16.84%) Apache
22 58 (15.03%) LAMP
23 54 (13.99%) User Experience
24 50 (12.95%) Adobe
25 47 (12.18%) Responsive Web Design
26 46 (11.92%) Magento
27 45 (11.66%) Ajax
27 45 (11.66%) Photoshop

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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
1 181 (46.89%) CMS
2 135 (34.97%) Drupal
3 66 (17.10%) Joomla!
4 65 (16.84%) Apache
5 20 (5.18%) concrete5
6 16 (4.15%) Kentico
6 16 (4.15%) Sitecore CMS
7 14 (3.63%) TYPO3
8 10 (2.59%) Node.js
8 10 (2.59%) Alfresco
9 9 (2.33%) IIS
9 9 (2.33%) Umbraco
10 8 (2.07%) SharePoint
11 6 (1.55%) nginx
11 6 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (1.30%) NServiceBus
13 4 (1.04%) ColdFusion
14 3 (0.78%) DNN
15 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 45 (11.66%) Photoshop
2 30 (7.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 14 (3.63%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (1.81%) InDesign
4 7 (1.81%) MS Excel
5 5 (1.30%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.78%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.78%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (0.78%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 46 (11.92%) Magento
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.81%) GitHub
3 3 (0.78%) Basecamp
3 3 (0.78%) Trello
3 3 (0.78%) Office 365
4 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.74%) Intranet
2 12 (3.11%) TCP/IP
3 11 (2.85%) DNS
3 11 (2.85%) SSL
4 8 (2.07%) VPN
5 7 (1.81%) FTP
6 6 (1.55%) Internet
7 3 (0.78%) Firewall
7 3 (0.78%) Network Security
7 3 (0.78%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (60.62%) MySQL
2 30 (7.77%) SQL Server
3 23 (5.96%) MongoDB
4 13 (3.37%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (1.81%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (1.30%) RavenDB
7 5 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.52%) Redis
10 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 166 (43.01%) Git (software)
2 105 (27.20%) Subversion
3 40 (10.36%) Jenkins
4 20 (5.18%) PHPUnit
5 18 (4.66%) Dreamweaver
6 9 (2.33%) Sublime Text
7 8 (2.07%) Grunt
8 7 (1.81%) gulp
9 6 (1.55%) Axure RP
10 5 (1.30%) Jasmine
10 5 (1.30%) Visual Studio
10 5 (1.30%) JIRA
10 5 (1.30%) ReSharper
10 5 (1.30%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.30%) Bower
10 5 (1.30%) NCrunch
11 3 (0.78%) webpack
11 3 (0.78%) Ant
11 3 (0.78%) Bugzilla
11 3 (0.78%) Bitbucket
General
1 96 (24.87%) Marketing
2 27 (6.99%) Finance
3 11 (2.85%) Multimedia
4 9 (2.33%) Retail
4 9 (2.33%) Automotive
4 9 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (1.81%) Publishing
5 7 (1.81%) Games
6 4 (1.04%) Advertising
7 2 (0.52%) Banking
7 2 (0.52%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.26%) Law
8 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 340 (88.08%) Developer
2 135 (34.97%) PHP Developer
3 133 (34.46%) Web Developer
4 66 (17.10%) Front-End Developer
5 64 (16.58%) Senior Developer
6 51 (13.21%) PHP Web Developer
7 30 (7.77%) Senior PHP Developer
8 29 (7.51%) WordPress Developer
9 25 (6.48%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 20 (5.18%) Designer
11 17 (4.40%) Web Designer
12 15 (3.89%) PHP LAMP Developer
13 14 (3.63%) Front-End Web Developer
13 14 (3.63%) LAMP Developer
14 9 (2.33%) Magento Developer
14 9 (2.33%) Senior Web Developer
15 8 (2.07%) Support Engineer
16 7 (1.81%) 1st Line Support
16 7 (1.81%) Software Developer
16 7 (1.81%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 327 (84.72%) HTML
2 315 (81.61%) CSS
3 242 (62.69%) jQuery
4 157 (40.67%) HTML5
5 130 (33.68%) CSS3
6 74 (19.17%) Symfony
7 67 (17.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 58 (15.03%) LAMP
9 45 (11.66%) Ajax
10 44 (11.40%) AngularJS
11 42 (10.88%) .NET
12 40 (10.36%) JSON
13 37 (9.59%) XML
14 31 (8.03%) Laravel
15 29 (7.51%) Web Services
16 28 (7.25%) ASP.NET
17 26 (6.74%) Sass
18 25 (6.48%) Doctrine
19 21 (5.44%) XHTML
20 18 (4.66%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (13.99%) User Experience
2 32 (8.29%) W3C
3 16 (4.15%) Mobile App
4 13 (3.37%) Graphic Design
5 9 (2.33%) Blog
5 9 (2.33%) Social Media
6 7 (1.81%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.55%) Life Science
8 5 (1.30%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.78%) Social Network
9 3 (0.78%) Xbox
10 2 (0.52%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.52%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.52%) Animation
11 1 (0.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 96 (24.87%) Linux
2 24 (6.22%) Windows
3 10 (2.59%) Ubuntu
3 10 (2.59%) CentOS
4 6 (1.55%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.30%) Windows Phone
5 5 (1.30%) Android
6 4 (1.04%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.52%) UNIX
8 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.52%) Debian
8 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (38.34%) MVC
2 89 (23.06%) Web Development
3 85 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (17.10%) SEO
5 47 (12.18%) Responsive Web Design
6 39 (10.10%) E-Commerce
7 38 (9.84%) OO
8 34 (8.81%) Project Management
8 34 (8.81%) Scrum
9 32 (8.29%) Web Design
10 31 (8.03%) OOP
11 28 (7.25%) Digital Marketing
12 26 (6.74%) Unit Testing
13 22 (5.70%) Content Management
14 21 (5.44%) OOD
14 21 (5.44%) API Development
15 20 (5.18%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (5.18%) Refactoring
16 19 (4.92%) CRM
17 16 (4.15%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 311 (80.57%) PHP
2 309 (80.05%) JavaScript
3 41 (10.62%) SQL
4 32 (8.29%) C#
5 24 (6.22%) PHP5
6 19 (4.92%) Java
7 14 (3.63%) Python
8 9 (2.33%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.30%) Objective-C
9 5 (1.30%) Ruby
10 3 (0.78%) Lua
11 2 (0.52%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.52%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.52%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.52%) VBA
11 2 (0.52%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.52%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (9.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.55%) SLA
2 5 (1.30%) WCAG
3 3 (0.78%) QA
4 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.78%) Hyper-V
1 3 (0.78%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.26%) vSphere
2 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (3.63%) Capistrano
2 11 (2.85%) Plesk
2 11 (2.85%) cPanel
3 6 (1.55%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.78%) Ansible
4 3 (0.78%) Puppet
5 2 (0.52%) Webmin
6 1 (0.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 87 (22.54%) Zend
2 50 (12.95%) Adobe
3 41 (10.62%) Twitter
4 23 (5.96%) Microsoft
5 16 (4.15%) Sitecore
6 13 (3.37%) Google
7 10 (2.59%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.81%) Facebook
9 6 (1.55%) Rackspace
9 6 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.30%) Xamarin
10 5 (1.30%) Red Gate
11 3 (0.78%) Percussion
12 2 (0.52%) VMware
12 2 (0.52%) Mitel
12 2 (0.52%) hybris
12 2 (0.52%) Wyse
12 2 (0.52%) Oracle
12 2 (0.52%) Dell
12 2 (0.52%) PayPal
Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and holiday
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Life Assurance and Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Plus a great benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Preferred Choice
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago