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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
England / South East
Rank 287 301 311
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 109 140 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.74% 0.73% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.12% 3.71% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 82 138 145
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -

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
2648 3770 4245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.86% 19.62% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2228 3286 3625
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +41 24 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Hampshire +31 23 £45,000 +91.48% 2
Oxfordshire +31 22 £35,000 +27.27% 6
Kent +4 17 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Surrey +22 10 £22,500 -37.93% 1
East Sussex -9 9 £45,000 - 4
Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £33,500 - 2
WordPress
England

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 173 (79.00%) JavaScript
2 164 (74.89%) HTML
3 161 (73.52%) PHP
4 157 (71.69%) CSS
5 99 (45.21%) Web Development
6 85 (38.81%) jQuery
7 71 (32.42%) MySQL
8 66 (30.14%) HTML5
9 56 (25.57%) CMS
10 54 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
11 52 (23.74%) CSS3
12 47 (21.46%) Drupal
13 45 (20.55%) Git (software)
14 44 (20.09%) OOP
15 43 (19.63%) MVC
16 39 (17.81%) AngularJS
17 38 (17.35%) Data Protection
17 38 (17.35%) Google
18 35 (15.98%) SEO
18 35 (15.98%) Linux
18 35 (15.98%) .NET
19 33 (15.07%) CodeIgniter
20 32 (14.61%) Ajax
21 30 (13.70%) Front End Development
22 29 (13.24%) Mentoring
22 29 (13.24%) Java
22 29 (13.24%) Finance
23 27 (12.33%) Magento
23 27 (12.33%) Laravel
23 27 (12.33%) Zend

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 56 (25.57%) CMS
2 47 (21.46%) Drupal
3 20 (9.13%) Apache
4 6 (2.74%) Umbraco
5 5 (2.28%) IIS
5 5 (2.28%) Joomla!
6 4 (1.83%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.91%) JBoss
7 2 (0.91%) nginx
7 2 (0.91%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.46%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 25 (11.42%) Photoshop
2 8 (3.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.28%) MS Office
4 4 (1.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.46%) InVision
5 1 (0.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 27 (12.33%) Magento
2 12 (5.48%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.46%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.31%) GitHub
1 16 (7.31%) Google Analytics
2 9 (4.11%) Google App Engine
2 9 (4.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (1.37%) AdWords
3 3 (1.37%) MailChimp
4 2 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.46%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.83%) 3G
1 4 (1.83%) 4G
1 4 (1.83%) VoIP
1 4 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (0.91%) Firewall
2 2 (0.91%) SMTP
3 1 (0.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (32.42%) MySQL
2 12 (5.48%) SQL Server
3 11 (5.02%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.11%) Big Data
4 9 (4.11%) BigQuery
4 9 (4.11%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.91%) JasperReports
6 1 (0.46%) DTS
6 1 (0.46%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 45 (20.55%) Git (software)
2 22 (10.05%) JIRA
3 14 (6.39%) Grunt
4 13 (5.94%) Bower
4 13 (5.94%) Subversion
5 3 (1.37%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.91%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.91%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.91%) gulp
7 1 (0.46%) Firebug
7 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.46%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.46%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.46%) Travis CI
General
1 29 (13.24%) Finance
2 19 (8.68%) Marketing
3 18 (8.22%) Games
4 16 (7.31%) Legal
5 11 (5.02%) Manufacturing
5 11 (5.02%) Telecoms
6 10 (4.57%) Banking
7 8 (3.65%) Advertising
8 5 (2.28%) Automotive
8 5 (2.28%) Retail
9 1 (0.46%) Local Government
9 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 161 (73.52%) Developer
2 63 (28.77%) PHP Developer
3 62 (28.31%) Web Developer
4 30 (13.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 26 (11.87%) Drupal Developer
6 24 (10.96%) JavaScript Developer
6 24 (10.96%) WordPress Developer
7 22 (10.05%) HTML Developer
8 18 (8.22%) Digital Project Manager
8 18 (8.22%) Project Manager
9 14 (6.39%) PHP Web Developer
10 13 (5.94%) HTML CSS Developer
10 13 (5.94%) Junior
10 13 (5.94%) Junior Developer
10 13 (5.94%) Web Manager
11 12 (5.48%) Digital Developer
12 11 (5.02%) Web Project Manager
13 10 (4.57%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 10 (4.57%) Java Engineer
13 10 (4.57%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (74.89%) HTML
2 157 (71.69%) CSS
3 85 (38.81%) jQuery
4 66 (30.14%) HTML5
5 52 (23.74%) CSS3
6 39 (17.81%) AngularJS
7 35 (15.98%) .NET
8 33 (15.07%) CodeIgniter
9 32 (14.61%) Ajax
10 27 (12.33%) Laravel
11 23 (10.50%) Symfony
12 22 (10.05%) LAMP
13 21 (9.59%) Web Services
14 20 (9.13%) REST
15 16 (7.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (7.31%) XML
16 12 (5.48%) CakePHP
16 12 (5.48%) Sass
17 11 (5.02%) SOAP
17 11 (5.02%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (9.13%) User Experience
3 11 (5.02%) Life Science
4 10 (4.57%) Social Media
5 9 (4.11%) Xbox
6 7 (3.20%) Blog
6 7 (3.20%) Graphic Design
7 5 (2.28%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.83%) iPhone
8 4 (1.83%) Replication
9 3 (1.37%) iPad
10 2 (0.91%) Clustering
10 2 (0.91%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.91%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.46%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.46%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.46%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 35 (15.98%) Linux
2 9 (4.11%) Windows
3 8 (3.65%) Android
3 8 (3.65%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.28%) Mac OS
4 5 (2.28%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.83%) Unix
5 4 (1.83%) Windows Phone
5 4 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (45.21%) Web Development
2 54 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (20.09%) OOP
4 43 (19.63%) MVC
5 38 (17.35%) Data Protection
6 35 (15.98%) SEO
7 30 (13.70%) Front End Development
8 29 (13.24%) Mentoring
9 25 (11.42%) B2B
10 24 (10.96%) Responsive Web Design
11 20 (9.13%) PRINCE2
12 19 (8.68%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (8.22%) E-Commerce
13 18 (8.22%) Load Testing
14 17 (7.76%) OO
15 16 (7.31%) Analytics
16 14 (6.39%) Project Management
17 12 (5.48%) TDD
18 11 (5.02%) Web Analytics Management
19 10 (4.57%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 173 (79.00%) JavaScript
2 161 (73.52%) PHP
3 29 (13.24%) Java
4 24 (10.96%) Python
5 23 (10.50%) C#
5 23 (10.50%) SQL
6 11 (5.02%) C++
7 5 (2.28%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.28%) Ruby
8 3 (1.37%) CoffeeScript
8 3 (1.37%) PHP 5
9 2 (0.91%) C
9 2 (0.91%) Perl
9 2 (0.91%) VB
9 2 (0.91%) VB6
10 1 (0.46%) ES6
10 1 (0.46%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 12 (5.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.76%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.37%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.46%) Docker
3 1 (0.46%) vSphere
3 1 (0.46%) XenApp
3 1 (0.46%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.46%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (0.91%) cPanel
1 2 (0.91%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 38 (17.35%) Google
2 27 (12.33%) Zend
3 21 (9.59%) Perforce
4 16 (7.31%) Microsoft
5 14 (6.39%) Adobe
6 9 (4.11%) Tableau
7 8 (3.65%) Facebook
8 7 (3.20%) Sophos
9 3 (1.37%) Apple
9 3 (1.37%) Twitter
9 3 (1.37%) VMware
10 2 (0.91%) Acronis
10 2 (0.91%) HubSpot
10 2 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.46%) Citrix
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle
11 1 (0.46%) Sony
11 1 (0.46%) Veeam
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
Webrecruit
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + comprehendsive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bean, Kent
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 7 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southampton
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Crawley
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxford
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Buzzword
Salary: From £32,500 to £37,500 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago