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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 272 251 283
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +32
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 180 219 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.85% 0.94% 0.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.12% 4.83% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 153 202 146
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
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 4537 4811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.65% 19.52% 21.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3674 3797 4034
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 6 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 6 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 +32 62 £35,000 - 7
Berkshire +8 39 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Hampshire -20 37 £35,000 +11.11% 7
East Sussex -16 15 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Oxfordshire -21 14 £33,750 +5.46% 3
Buckinghamshire -2 8 £30,000 -14.28% 4
Kent - 3 £22,500 - 1
Middlesex - 2 £33,750 -
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 269 (78.65%) HTML
2 263 (76.90%) PHP
3 256 (74.85%) JavaScript
3 256 (74.85%) CSS
4 196 (57.31%) jQuery
5 188 (54.97%) MySQL
6 143 (41.81%) CMS
7 134 (39.18%) MVC
8 128 (37.43%) Drupal
9 121 (35.38%) Git (software)
10 102 (29.82%) HTML5
11 85 (24.85%) CSS3
12 79 (23.10%) Subversion
13 78 (22.81%) Web Development
14 76 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
15 74 (21.64%) Linux
16 71 (20.76%) Marketing
17 68 (19.88%) Zend
18 57 (16.67%) Joomla!
19 56 (16.37%) SQL
20 55 (16.08%) Apache
21 51 (14.91%) .NET
21 51 (14.91%) Symfony
21 51 (14.91%) User Experience
22 50 (14.62%) AngularJS
22 50 (14.62%) Degree
23 47 (13.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 46 (13.45%) SQL Server
24 46 (13.45%) Adobe
25 44 (12.87%) Magento

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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
1 143 (41.81%) CMS
2 128 (37.43%) Drupal
3 57 (16.67%) Joomla!
4 55 (16.08%) Apache
5 20 (5.85%) IIS
6 19 (5.56%) TYPO3
7 18 (5.26%) SharePoint
8 15 (4.39%) nginx
9 14 (4.09%) Kentico
10 13 (3.80%) Alfresco
11 12 (3.51%) Sitecore CMS
12 9 (2.63%) NServiceBus
12 9 (2.63%) concrete5
13 7 (2.05%) ColdFusion
14 5 (1.46%) Umbraco
14 5 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
15 4 (1.17%) ExpressionEngine
16 3 (0.88%) Node.js
16 3 (0.88%) DNN
16 3 (0.88%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 38 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 20 (5.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 13 (3.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (3.51%) MS Excel
5 8 (2.34%) Acrobat
6 7 (2.05%) MS Visio
7 5 (1.46%) InDesign
8 4 (1.17%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 44 (12.87%) Magento
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (4.09%) Office 365
3 10 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.34%) GitHub
5 4 (1.17%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.31%) Intranet
2 10 (2.92%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.34%) DNS
4 7 (2.05%) FTP
5 6 (1.75%) VPN
5 6 (1.75%) Internet
5 6 (1.75%) SSL
6 3 (0.88%) Firewall
6 3 (0.88%) Network Security
7 1 (0.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (54.97%) MySQL
2 46 (13.45%) SQL Server
3 24 (7.02%) MongoDB
4 10 (2.92%) NoSQL
4 10 (2.92%) MS Access
5 9 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
5 9 (2.63%) RavenDB
5 9 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (2.63%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.58%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 121 (35.38%) Git (software)
2 79 (23.10%) Subversion
3 27 (7.89%) Jenkins
4 18 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
5 9 (2.63%) Jasmine
5 9 (2.63%) PHPUnit
5 9 (2.63%) NCrunch
5 9 (2.63%) ReSharper
5 9 (2.63%) TeamCity
6 8 (2.34%) Sublime Text
7 4 (1.17%) Axure RP
7 4 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.17%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.88%) Ant
8 3 (0.88%) JIRA
9 1 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 71 (20.76%) Marketing
2 31 (9.06%) Finance
3 11 (3.22%) Multimedia
4 7 (2.05%) Games
5 5 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.17%) Publishing
7 3 (0.88%) Advertising
8 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.29%) Law
8 1 (0.29%) Legal
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 274 (80.12%) Developer
2 113 (33.04%) Web Developer
3 95 (27.78%) PHP Developer
4 51 (14.91%) Front-End Developer
5 43 (12.57%) PHP Web Developer
6 42 (12.28%) Senior Developer
7 20 (5.85%) WordPress Developer
8 19 (5.56%) LAMP Developer
9 15 (4.39%) Designer
9 15 (4.39%) Senior Web Developer
10 13 (3.80%) .NET Developer
10 13 (3.80%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 12 (3.51%) Senior PHP Developer
12 11 (3.22%) C# Developer
12 11 (3.22%) Analyst
12 11 (3.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 9 (2.63%) Graphic Designer
13 9 (2.63%) Linux Engineer
14 8 (2.34%) Front-End Web Developer
14 8 (2.34%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (78.65%) HTML
2 256 (74.85%) CSS
3 196 (57.31%) jQuery
4 102 (29.82%) HTML5
5 85 (24.85%) CSS3
6 51 (14.91%) Symfony
6 51 (14.91%) .NET
7 50 (14.62%) AngularJS
8 47 (13.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 39 (11.40%) LAMP
10 36 (10.53%) ASP.NET
11 33 (9.65%) Ajax
12 32 (9.36%) JSON
13 31 (9.06%) XML
14 26 (7.60%) Web Services
15 25 (7.31%) XHTML
16 24 (7.02%) Sass
17 23 (6.73%) CakePHP
18 22 (6.43%) ASP.NET MVC
19 20 (5.85%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 51 (14.91%) User Experience
2 23 (6.73%) Mobile App
3 21 (6.14%) Open Source
4 18 (5.26%) W3C
5 16 (4.68%) Social Media
6 14 (4.09%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.63%) Blog
8 8 (2.34%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.75%) Life Science
10 5 (1.46%) Replication
10 5 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (1.17%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.58%) Performance Metrics
13 1 (0.29%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 74 (21.64%) Linux
2 33 (9.65%) Windows
3 13 (3.80%) Ubuntu
3 13 (3.80%) CentOS
3 13 (3.80%) Apple iOS
4 12 (3.51%) Android
5 9 (2.63%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.88%) UNIX
6 3 (0.88%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (39.18%) MVC
2 78 (22.81%) Web Development
3 76 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (11.70%) SEO
5 36 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 35 (10.23%) OOP
6 35 (10.23%) OO
7 29 (8.48%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (8.19%) Responsive Web Design
9 24 (7.02%) Web Design
10 23 (6.73%) Content Management
11 22 (6.43%) Scrum
11 22 (6.43%) Project Management
12 21 (6.14%) Unit Testing
13 18 (5.26%) CRM
14 17 (4.97%) TDD
15 15 (4.39%) OO PHP
16 12 (3.51%) OOD
17 11 (3.22%) Digital Marketing
18 10 (2.92%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 263 (76.90%) PHP
2 256 (74.85%) JavaScript
3 56 (16.37%) SQL
4 35 (10.23%) C#
5 28 (8.19%) PHP5
6 23 (6.73%) Python
7 17 (4.97%) Java
8 9 (2.63%) VB
9 7 (2.05%) Perl
10 6 (1.75%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.17%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.88%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.58%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.58%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.58%) VBA
14 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.29%) Ruby
14 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (14.62%) Degree
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.75%) SLA
2 4 (1.17%) WCAG
2 4 (1.17%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.88%) QA
4 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.34%) VirtualBox
3 6 (1.75%) vSphere
4 4 (1.17%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.88%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (5.56%) Capistrano
2 14 (4.09%) Plesk
2 14 (4.09%) cPanel
3 8 (2.34%) Vagrant
4 7 (2.05%) Webmin
5 1 (0.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 68 (19.88%) Zend
2 46 (13.45%) Adobe
3 37 (10.82%) Microsoft
4 28 (8.19%) Twitter
5 15 (4.39%) Google
6 13 (3.80%) Red Hat
7 12 (3.51%) Sitecore
8 10 (2.92%) Xamarin
9 9 (2.63%) Red Gate
9 9 (2.63%) Quark
9 9 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (2.05%) VMware
11 6 (1.75%) Oracle
12 3 (0.88%) Percussion
12 3 (0.88%) Facebook
12 3 (0.88%) Rackspace
13 2 (0.58%) Mitel
13 2 (0.58%) Dell
13 2 (0.58%) Wyse
14 1 (0.29%) CODA
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Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: From £19,000 to £24,000 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefit Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ringwood
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £43,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Horsham, West Sussex
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Guildford, Surrey
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
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