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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 267 257 297
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +40
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 182 200 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.87% 0.89% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.19% 4.44% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 164 180 135
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+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
4340 4500 4675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.71% 20.06% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3641 3673 3905
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +23 67 £35,000 - 6
Hampshire -2 44 £35,000 +7.69% 8
Berkshire -22 33 £31,250 -16.66% 2
East Sussex -15 22 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Oxfordshire -12 9 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Buckinghamshire -6 4 £32,000 -8.57% 4
Kent - 4 £32,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £32,500 -
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 255 (77.51%) HTML
2 254 (77.20%) PHP
3 241 (73.25%) CSS
4 240 (72.95%) JavaScript
5 182 (55.32%) jQuery
6 161 (48.94%) MySQL
7 127 (38.60%) Drupal
8 117 (35.56%) CMS
9 115 (34.95%) MVC
10 111 (33.74%) Git (software)
11 82 (24.92%) HTML5
12 76 (23.10%) Subversion
13 71 (21.58%) Linux
14 70 (21.28%) Web Development
15 65 (19.76%) CSS3
16 63 (19.15%) Marketing
17 61 (18.54%) Zend
17 61 (18.54%) Agile Software Development
18 59 (17.93%) SQL
19 55 (16.72%) .NET
20 52 (15.81%) AngularJS
21 51 (15.50%) SQL Server
22 47 (14.29%) Joomla!
23 46 (13.98%) Apache
24 45 (13.68%) Degree
25 44 (13.37%) Microsoft
26 43 (13.07%) Symfony
27 40 (12.16%) Windows
27 40 (12.16%) ASP.NET
27 40 (12.16%) User Experience

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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
1 127 (38.60%) Drupal
2 117 (35.56%) CMS
3 47 (14.29%) Joomla!
4 46 (13.98%) Apache
5 21 (6.38%) SharePoint
6 19 (5.78%) IIS
7 17 (5.17%) TYPO3
8 16 (4.86%) nginx
9 11 (3.34%) Alfresco
10 10 (3.04%) NServiceBus
11 7 (2.13%) Umbraco
11 7 (2.13%) ColdFusion
12 5 (1.52%) Apache Solr
12 5 (1.52%) Node.js
13 4 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (1.22%) ExpressionEngine
14 3 (0.91%) Kentico
14 3 (0.91%) Moodle
14 3 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
15 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 35 (10.64%) Photoshop
2 14 (4.26%) MS Excel
3 12 (3.65%) MS Visio
3 12 (3.65%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (3.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (2.43%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.61%) InDesign
7 2 (0.61%) MS Office
8 1 (0.30%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 36 (10.94%) Magento
2 9 (2.74%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.78%) Office 365
2 16 (4.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.95%) GitHub
4 3 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.26%) Intranet
2 8 (2.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.52%) VPN
3 5 (1.52%) DNS
3 5 (1.52%) FTP
4 4 (1.22%) Internet
4 4 (1.22%) Firewall
4 4 (1.22%) SSL
5 3 (0.91%) Network Security
6 1 (0.30%) HTTP
6 1 (0.30%) ADSL
6 1 (0.30%) Broadband
6 1 (0.30%) LAN
6 1 (0.30%) VoIP
6 1 (0.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (48.94%) MySQL
2 51 (15.50%) SQL Server
3 21 (6.38%) MongoDB
4 15 (4.56%) NoSQL
4 15 (4.56%) MS Access
5 10 (3.04%) Azure SQL Database
5 10 (3.04%) RavenDB
5 10 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.22%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.61%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.30%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 111 (33.74%) Git (software)
2 76 (23.10%) Subversion
3 23 (6.99%) Jenkins
4 14 (4.26%) Dreamweaver
5 10 (3.04%) Jasmine
5 10 (3.04%) ReSharper
5 10 (3.04%) TeamCity
5 10 (3.04%) NCrunch
6 5 (1.52%) Sublime Text
6 5 (1.52%) Xdebug
7 4 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.91%) JIRA
8 3 (0.91%) Ant
8 3 (0.91%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.61%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.61%) ProtoShare
10 1 (0.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.30%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.30%) PHPUnit
General
1 63 (19.15%) Marketing
2 31 (9.42%) Finance
3 6 (1.82%) Games
4 5 (1.52%) Multimedia
4 5 (1.52%) Advertising
5 4 (1.22%) Publishing
6 3 (0.91%) Retail
7 2 (0.61%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.30%) Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.30%) Automotive
8 1 (0.30%) Legal
8 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 259 (78.72%) Developer
2 113 (34.35%) Web Developer
3 76 (23.10%) PHP Developer
4 44 (13.37%) Front-End Developer
5 43 (13.07%) Senior Developer
6 41 (12.46%) PHP Web Developer
7 21 (6.38%) LAMP Developer
8 20 (6.08%) Senior Web Developer
8 20 (6.08%) WordPress Developer
9 16 (4.86%) Analyst
10 15 (4.56%) Designer
11 14 (4.26%) .NET Developer
12 13 (3.95%) SQL Server DBA
12 13 (3.95%) SQL DBA
12 13 (3.95%) DBA
13 12 (3.65%) C# Developer
14 10 (3.04%) Junior
14 10 (3.04%) Server Analyst
14 10 (3.04%) SQL Server Analyst
14 10 (3.04%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (77.51%) HTML
2 241 (73.25%) CSS
3 182 (55.32%) jQuery
4 82 (24.92%) HTML5
5 65 (19.76%) CSS3
6 55 (16.72%) .NET
7 52 (15.81%) AngularJS
8 43 (13.07%) Symfony
9 40 (12.16%) ASP.NET
10 37 (11.25%) LAMP
10 37 (11.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 34 (10.33%) Ajax
12 25 (7.60%) JSON
12 25 (7.60%) CakePHP
13 24 (7.29%) Web Services
14 21 (6.38%) XML
15 20 (6.08%) XHTML
15 20 (6.08%) Backbone.js
16 19 (5.78%) ASP.NET MVC
17 18 (5.47%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.16%) User Experience
2 29 (8.81%) Open Source
3 23 (6.99%) Mobile App
4 21 (6.38%) Computer Science
5 18 (5.47%) Social Media
6 10 (3.04%) Replication
7 8 (2.43%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.13%) Blog
8 7 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.52%) W3C
10 4 (1.22%) Social Network
11 3 (0.91%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.61%) Web 2.0
12 2 (0.61%) Life Science
13 1 (0.30%) iDTV
13 1 (0.30%) VLE
13 1 (0.30%) Performance Metrics
13 1 (0.30%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 71 (21.58%) Linux
2 40 (12.16%) Windows
3 18 (5.47%) Android
4 17 (5.17%) Apple iOS
5 11 (3.34%) Ubuntu
5 11 (3.34%) CentOS
6 10 (3.04%) Windows Phone
7 6 (1.82%) UNIX
8 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.61%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (34.95%) MVC
2 70 (21.28%) Web Development
3 61 (18.54%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (11.25%) OOP
5 35 (10.64%) SEO
6 27 (8.21%) E-Commerce
6 27 (8.21%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (7.29%) OO
8 22 (6.69%) Responsive Web Design
9 19 (5.78%) CRM
9 19 (5.78%) Content Management
10 18 (5.47%) TDD
10 18 (5.47%) Digital Marketing
11 17 (5.17%) Web Design
12 16 (4.86%) Project Management
13 15 (4.56%) Performance Tuning
14 14 (4.26%) OO PHP
14 14 (4.26%) Unit Testing
15 13 (3.95%) Scrum
16 12 (3.65%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 254 (77.20%) PHP
2 240 (72.95%) JavaScript
3 59 (17.93%) SQL
4 34 (10.33%) C#
5 32 (9.73%) PHP5
6 31 (9.42%) Python
7 17 (5.17%) Java
8 15 (4.56%) Perl
9 14 (4.26%) VB
10 10 (3.04%) T-SQL
11 7 (2.13%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.52%) Ruby
13 4 (1.22%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.91%) VBA
14 3 (0.91%) VBScript
15 2 (0.61%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.61%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.30%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (13.68%) Degree
2 1 (0.30%) MCP
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.74%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.22%) SLA
3 2 (0.61%) WAI
3 2 (0.61%) QA
4 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.43%) VirtualBox
3 6 (1.82%) vSphere
4 4 (1.22%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.91%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (5.17%) Capistrano
2 13 (3.95%) cPanel
3 12 (3.65%) Plesk
4 8 (2.43%) Vagrant
5 7 (2.13%) Webmin
6 1 (0.30%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.30%) Nagios
6 1 (0.30%) DameWare
Vendors
1 61 (18.54%) Zend
2 44 (13.37%) Microsoft
3 35 (10.64%) Adobe
4 23 (6.99%) Twitter
5 19 (5.78%) Google
6 12 (3.65%) Xamarin
7 11 (3.34%) Red Hat
8 10 (3.04%) Red Gate
9 9 (2.74%) Quark
10 8 (2.43%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (2.13%) Oracle
11 7 (2.13%) VMware
12 5 (1.52%) Facebook
13 3 (0.91%) Percussion
13 3 (0.91%) Sitecore
14 2 (0.61%) OpenText
14 2 (0.61%) Mitel
14 2 (0.61%) Vignette
14 2 (0.61%) Dell
14 2 (0.61%) Wyse
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £22,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 41 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits to be discussed
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 Per Annum £competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Nakama
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Weybridge
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £47500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago