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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 336 303 273
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -30
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 123 181 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.64% 0.85% 0.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.16% 4.11% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 116 156 203
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £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
3891 4404 4625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.32% 20.71% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3461 3699 3863
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 5 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 5 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 -29 30 £33,125 -5.35% 2
Kent +26 28 £35,000 +55.55% 8
Berkshire -12 17 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Hampshire -12 15 £26,000 -25.71% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 13 £30,000 - 3
West Sussex - 7 £29,000 -
East Sussex +5 6 £52,500 +50.00% 4
Oxfordshire -13 3 £30,000 -11.11% 2
Home Counties - 3 £37,500 -
Middlesex +9 1 £45,000 +33.33%
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 211 (77.01%) JavaScript
2 199 (72.63%) PHP
3 197 (71.90%) HTML
4 189 (68.98%) CSS
5 161 (58.76%) Web Development
6 130 (47.45%) MySQL
7 118 (43.07%) jQuery
8 112 (40.88%) CMS
9 85 (31.02%) Marketing
10 80 (29.20%) HTML5
11 70 (25.55%) E-Commerce
12 62 (22.63%) SEO
12 62 (22.63%) CSS3
12 62 (22.63%) Front End Development
13 61 (22.26%) SQL
14 60 (21.90%) Git (software)
15 56 (20.44%) Linux
16 55 (20.07%) MVC
17 54 (19.71%) Magento
18 52 (18.98%) Drupal
19 51 (18.61%) XML
20 49 (17.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 46 (16.79%) Photoshop
21 46 (16.79%) Apache
22 42 (15.33%) Web Design
23 40 (14.60%) Java
23 40 (14.60%) User Experience
24 39 (14.23%) AngularJS
24 39 (14.23%) Agile Software Development
25 37 (13.50%) Ajax

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
1 112 (40.88%) CMS
2 52 (18.98%) Drupal
3 46 (16.79%) Apache
4 32 (11.68%) Joomla!
5 14 (5.11%) nginx
6 10 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (2.55%) IIS
7 7 (2.55%) JBoss
8 6 (2.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 5 (1.82%) concrete5
10 4 (1.46%) Kentico
10 4 (1.46%) Umbraco
11 3 (1.09%) Alfresco
11 3 (1.09%) Perch
11 3 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (1.09%) Sitefinity
12 2 (0.73%) Jadu
12 2 (0.73%) Node.js
13 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.36%) Moodle
Applications
1 46 (16.79%) Photoshop
2 15 (5.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (4.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (3.65%) Fireworks
4 10 (3.65%) MS Excel
5 3 (1.09%) Acrobat
5 3 (1.09%) MS Office
5 3 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.73%) InDesign
7 1 (0.36%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 54 (19.71%) Magento
2 11 (4.01%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.09%) OpenCart
5 2 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.36%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.20%) Sage Pay
2 11 (4.01%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.82%) Rackspace Cloud
4 4 (1.46%) AdWords
4 4 (1.46%) MailChimp
5 3 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.09%) Basecamp
5 3 (1.09%) GitHub
6 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.30%) Intranet
2 3 (1.09%) DNS
2 3 (1.09%) SSH
2 3 (1.09%) SSL
2 3 (1.09%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.09%) VPN
3 2 (0.73%) Internet
3 2 (0.73%) LDAP
4 1 (0.36%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (47.45%) MySQL
2 30 (10.95%) SQL Server
3 14 (5.11%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.19%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.73%) Big Data
5 2 (0.73%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.36%) Navicat
Development Applications
1 60 (21.90%) Git (software)
2 24 (8.76%) Subversion
3 14 (5.11%) TestNG
4 9 (3.28%) Jasmine
5 8 (2.92%) Karma Test Runner
5 8 (2.92%) Protractor
5 8 (2.92%) QUnit
6 7 (2.55%) Ant
6 7 (2.55%) Eclipse
7 6 (2.19%) JUnit
7 6 (2.19%) SoapUI
8 5 (1.82%) Dreamweaver
8 5 (1.82%) JIRA
9 3 (1.09%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.09%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.73%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.73%) Grunt
10 2 (0.73%) gulp
10 2 (0.73%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.36%) Selenium
General
1 85 (31.02%) Marketing
2 15 (5.47%) Advertising
3 12 (4.38%) Games
4 11 (4.01%) Finance
5 8 (2.92%) Legal
5 8 (2.92%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.19%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.09%) Electronics
8 2 (0.73%) Law
8 2 (0.73%) Publishing
8 2 (0.73%) Retail
9 1 (0.36%) Banking
Job Titles
1 205 (74.82%) Developer
2 98 (35.77%) PHP Developer
3 87 (31.75%) Web Developer
4 40 (14.60%) WordPress Developer
5 39 (14.23%) PHP Web Developer
6 36 (13.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 28 (10.22%) Junior
7 28 (10.22%) Junior Developer
8 27 (9.85%) HTML Developer
8 27 (9.85%) JavaScript Developer
9 24 (8.76%) HTML CSS Developer
10 17 (6.20%) Senior Developer
11 15 (5.47%) Junior Web Developer
12 13 (4.74%) Designer
12 13 (4.74%) Junior PHP Developer
13 10 (3.65%) .NET Developer
14 9 (3.28%) Graphic Designer
14 9 (3.28%) OO PHP Developer
14 9 (3.28%) Web Designer
15 8 (2.92%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (71.90%) HTML
2 189 (68.98%) CSS
3 118 (43.07%) jQuery
4 80 (29.20%) HTML5
5 62 (22.63%) CSS3
6 51 (18.61%) XML
7 49 (17.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 39 (14.23%) AngularJS
9 37 (13.50%) Ajax
10 36 (13.14%) LAMP
11 30 (10.95%) LESS
12 29 (10.58%) Sass
12 29 (10.58%) XHTML
13 26 (9.49%) .NET
14 23 (8.39%) JSON
15 21 (7.66%) RESTful
16 20 (7.30%) ASP.NET
16 20 (7.30%) Web Services
17 16 (5.84%) Laravel
18 14 (5.11%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.60%) User Experience
2 23 (8.39%) Social Media
3 20 (7.30%) Graphic Design
4 17 (6.20%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.28%) W3C
7 8 (2.92%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (2.55%) Mobile App
9 6 (2.19%) Data Centre
9 6 (2.19%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.46%) Copywriting
10 4 (1.46%) FMCG
11 3 (1.09%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.73%) Blog
12 2 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.73%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.73%) iPhone
12 2 (0.73%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.36%) BBC
13 1 (0.36%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 56 (20.44%) Linux
2 11 (4.01%) Ubuntu
3 10 (3.65%) Windows
4 7 (2.55%) Debian
5 6 (2.19%) Unix
6 5 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.46%) CentOS
7 4 (1.46%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.09%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.73%) Android
9 2 (0.73%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (58.76%) Web Development
2 70 (25.55%) E-Commerce
3 62 (22.63%) Front End Development
3 62 (22.63%) SEO
4 55 (20.07%) MVC
5 42 (15.33%) Web Design
6 39 (14.23%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (13.14%) Content Management
7 36 (13.14%) Responsive Web Design
8 32 (11.68%) CRM
8 32 (11.68%) Digital Marketing
9 23 (8.39%) Project Management
10 20 (7.30%) Analytics
10 20 (7.30%) Mentoring
11 16 (5.84%) OOP
11 16 (5.84%) Time Management
12 15 (5.47%) Integration Testing
12 15 (5.47%) Unit Testing
13 14 (5.11%) OO PHP
14 13 (4.74%) OO
Programming Languages
1 211 (77.01%) JavaScript
2 199 (72.63%) PHP
3 61 (22.26%) SQL
4 40 (14.60%) Java
5 15 (5.47%) C#
5 15 (5.47%) PL/SQL
5 15 (5.47%) Scala
6 12 (4.38%) Python
7 5 (1.82%) PHP 5
8 3 (1.09%) VB
9 2 (0.73%) C++
9 2 (0.73%) Perl
10 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (13.14%) Degree
2 6 (2.19%) MBA
3 4 (1.46%) A+ Certification
4 2 (0.73%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.46%) WCAG
2 3 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.09%) cPanel
1 3 (1.09%) Plesk
Vendors
1 30 (10.95%) Adobe
2 21 (7.66%) Google
3 17 (6.20%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.20%) Zend
4 10 (3.65%) Oracle
4 10 (3.65%) PayPal
5 8 (2.92%) Facebook
5 8 (2.92%) Red Hat
5 8 (2.92%) Twitter
6 7 (2.55%) Rackspace
7 6 (2.19%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.46%) Pardot
8 4 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.46%) WorldPay
9 3 (1.09%) EPiServer
9 3 (1.09%) HubSpot
10 2 (0.73%) SAP
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