Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for WordPress skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WordPress over the 6 months to 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
London > Central London
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 295 285 317
Rank change year-on-year -10 +32 -8
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 85 104 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.60% 0.76% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.48% 3.95% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 82 96 65
Central London median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% -13.51%
10th Percentile £31,250 £19,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £72,500 £65,000
London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

WordPress is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2,446 2,632 2,884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 17.36% 19.20% 19.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2,209 2,374 2,618
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,400 £32,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £83,750
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing WordPress as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Central London

WordPress
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress in Central London.

Salary trend for WordPress in Central London

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in Central London over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for WordPress in Central London

WordPress
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Central London region over the 6 months to 16 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +4 64 £42,500 -12.37% 17
West End of London -18 5 £40,000 -33.33% 7
City of Westminster 0 3 £30,000 -40.00%
Kensington and Chelsea - 3 £52,500 -
Camden +2 1 £50,000 +81.82%
WordPress
London

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 70 (82.35%) HTML
1 70 (82.35%) CSS
2 68 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 54 (63.53%) PHP
4 39 (45.88%) jQuery
5 32 (37.65%) CMS
6 31 (36.47%) Web Development
7 27 (31.76%) HTML5
8 26 (30.59%) Java
8 26 (30.59%) MySQL
9 25 (29.41%) CSS3
10 20 (23.53%) Git (software)
10 20 (23.53%) User Experience
11 19 (22.35%) Drupal
12 18 (21.18%) Linux
12 18 (21.18%) Marketing
13 16 (18.82%) Apache
14 15 (17.65%) Ajax
15 14 (16.47%) Opscode Chef
15 14 (16.47%) Python
15 14 (16.47%) React
15 14 (16.47%) Front End Development
16 13 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (15.29%) Publishing
16 13 (15.29%) Responsive Web Design
16 13 (15.29%) Amazon AWS
17 12 (14.12%) Puppet
17 12 (14.12%) Node.js
17 12 (14.12%) Jenkins
17 12 (14.12%) Android

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 32 (37.65%) CMS
2 19 (22.35%) Drupal
3 16 (18.82%) Apache
4 9 (10.59%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.88%) nginx
5 5 (5.88%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.71%) Marvel
6 4 (4.71%) Umbraco
7 3 (3.53%) JBoss
8 2 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (2.35%) IIS
8 2 (2.35%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (1.18%) concrete5
9 1 (1.18%) Confluence
9 1 (1.18%) EPiServer
9 1 (1.18%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (7.06%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.71%) InVision
3 3 (3.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.18%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Magento
2 2 (2.35%) ScheduALL
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.29%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.06%) SaaS
3 5 (5.88%) Google Analytics
3 5 (5.88%) IaaS
4 4 (4.71%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 3 (3.53%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (3.53%) CloudFront
5 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (3.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (2.35%) AdWords
6 2 (2.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.35%) AWS OpsWorks
6 2 (2.35%) Google Tag Manager
6 2 (2.35%) PaaS
7 1 (1.18%) Asana
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) DNS
2 4 (4.71%) Internet
2 4 (4.71%) Intranet
3 3 (3.53%) LAN
3 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.53%) WAN
4 1 (1.18%) Firewall
4 1 (1.18%) HTTP
4 1 (1.18%) SAN
4 1 (1.18%) SMS
4 1 (1.18%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.59%) MySQL
2 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.59%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.35%) Big Data
5 2 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.18%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 12 (14.12%) Jenkins
2 12 (14.12%) Subversion
3 10 (11.76%) JIRA
4 9 (10.59%) Bitbucket
4 9 (10.59%) Gradle
4 9 (10.59%) JUnit
4 9 (10.59%) Log4j
4 9 (10.59%) Maven
4 9 (10.59%) Selenium
4 9 (10.59%) TestNG
5 3 (3.53%) PEAR
6 2 (2.35%) Grunt
6 2 (2.35%) gulp
6 2 (2.35%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.35%) RSpec
6 2 (2.35%) Sublime Text
6 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio Code
6 2 (2.35%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (21.18%) Marketing
2 13 (15.29%) Publishing
3 7 (8.24%) Finance
3 7 (8.24%) Retail
4 4 (4.71%) Advertising
5 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.35%) Back Office
6 2 (2.35%) Legal
7 1 (1.18%) Games
7 1 (1.18%) Law
7 1 (1.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 65 (76.47%) Developer
2 19 (22.35%) Web Developer
3 15 (17.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (14.12%) Full Stack Developer
4 12 (14.12%) PHP Developer
5 9 (10.59%) Java Developer
6 8 (9.41%) WordPress Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Senior Developer
8 6 (7.06%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Agile Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Drupal Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Full Stack Web Developer
10 4 (4.71%) HTML Developer
10 4 (4.71%) PHP Web Developer
11 3 (3.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) Unix Support
11 3 (3.53%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (82.35%) CSS
1 70 (82.35%) HTML
2 39 (45.88%) jQuery
3 27 (31.76%) HTML5
4 25 (29.41%) CSS3
5 15 (17.65%) Ajax
6 14 (16.47%) React
7 12 (14.12%) Node.js
8 11 (12.94%) Symfony
9 9 (10.59%) Hibernate
9 9 (10.59%) Java EE
9 9 (10.59%) JSP
9 9 (10.59%) JSTL
9 9 (10.59%) LAPP Stack
9 9 (10.59%) Spring
10 7 (8.24%) JSON
10 7 (8.24%) Laravel
11 6 (7.06%) AngularJS
12 5 (5.88%) REST
12 5 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.53%) User Experience
2 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.24%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.71%) Fintech
4 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.53%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.35%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.35%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.35%) Social Media
6 1 (1.18%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.18%) Blog
6 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.18%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.18%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (1.18%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.18%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.18%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.18%) Linux
2 12 (14.12%) Android
3 9 (10.59%) openSUSE
3 9 (10.59%) Ubuntu
4 5 (5.88%) Windows
5 3 (3.53%) Solaris
5 3 (3.53%) Unix
6 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.47%) Web Development
2 14 (16.47%) Front End Development
3 13 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (14.12%) SEO
5 11 (12.94%) TDD
6 9 (10.59%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (10.59%) OOP
7 8 (9.41%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (9.41%) Project Management
7 8 (9.41%) Prototyping
8 7 (8.24%) Analytics
8 7 (8.24%) Content Management
8 7 (8.24%) Web Design
9 5 (5.88%) Scrum
9 5 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (4.71%) Compatibility Testing
10 4 (4.71%) OO
10 4 (4.71%) Statistics
10 4 (4.71%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 54 (63.53%) PHP
3 26 (30.59%) Java
4 14 (16.47%) Python
5 11 (12.94%) SQL
6 9 (10.59%) C#
6 9 (10.59%) Perl
7 8 (9.41%) C++
8 7 (8.24%) Ruby
9 3 (3.53%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.35%) Apple Swift
10 2 (2.35%) KiXtart
11 1 (1.18%) Go
11 1 (1.18%) VB
11 1 (1.18%) VB6
11 1 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (8.24%) Degree
2 5 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) GDPR
2 3 (3.53%) PMO
2 3 (3.53%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.59%) Docker
2 3 (3.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.18%) LXC
3 1 (1.18%) Varnish
3 1 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (16.47%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (14.12%) Puppet
3 9 (10.59%) Salt
4 3 (3.53%) Ansible
4 3 (3.53%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (3.53%) SCOM
5 2 (2.35%) cPanel
Vendors
1 12 (14.12%) Oracle
2 6 (7.06%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.88%) Google
3 5 (5.88%) HubSpot
3 5 (5.88%) VMware
4 3 (3.53%) Cisco
4 3 (3.53%) EMC
4 3 (3.53%) McAfee
4 3 (3.53%) New Relic
4 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.53%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.35%) Adobe
5 2 (2.35%) Optimizely
5 2 (2.35%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.35%) TippingPoint
6 1 (1.18%) Demandware
6 1 (1.18%) WooCommerce
6 1 (1.18%) Zend