Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
London > Central London
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 310 300 301
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1 +23
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 73 96 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.56% 0.66% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.38% 3.58% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 70 88 61
Central London median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,125 £19,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,250 £75,000 £65,000
London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

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 2,157 2,682 2,421
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 16.61% 18.46% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,942 2,407 2,219
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £32,775 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 +10 55 £40,000 -17.53% 19
West End of London +2 4 £36,250 -39.58%
City of Westminster -2 2 £30,000 -40.00%
Kensington and Chelsea - 2 £52,500 -
WordPress
London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 62 (84.93%) CSS
2 61 (83.56%) HTML
2 61 (83.56%) JavaScript
3 50 (68.49%) PHP
4 32 (43.84%) CMS
5 31 (42.47%) MySQL
6 30 (41.10%) Web Development
6 30 (41.10%) jQuery
7 22 (30.14%) HTML5
8 19 (26.03%) CSS3
9 16 (21.92%) User Experience
10 15 (20.55%) Marketing
11 13 (17.81%) Java
12 11 (15.07%) SEO
12 11 (15.07%) Drupal
13 10 (13.70%) Symfony
13 10 (13.70%) Git (software)
13 10 (13.70%) React
13 10 (13.70%) Publishing
13 10 (13.70%) Linux
13 10 (13.70%) Python
13 10 (13.70%) Apache
14 9 (12.33%) SharePoint
14 9 (12.33%) Intranet
14 9 (12.33%) OOP
14 9 (12.33%) SQL
14 9 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (12.33%) Ajax
14 9 (12.33%) Laravel
14 9 (12.33%) AngularJS

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 (43.84%) CMS
2 11 (15.07%) Drupal
3 10 (13.70%) Apache
4 9 (12.33%) SharePoint
5 6 (8.22%) Umbraco
6 4 (5.48%) Marvel
6 4 (5.48%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (2.74%) IIS
7 2 (2.74%) JBoss
7 2 (2.74%) nginx
7 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.37%) concrete5
8 1 (1.37%) Confluence
8 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.37%) EPiServer
8 1 (1.37%) Kentico
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.48%) InVision
2 4 (5.48%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.37%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Magento
1 2 (2.74%) ScheduALL
2 1 (1.37%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.74%) AdWords
3 2 (2.74%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.74%) CloudFront
3 2 (2.74%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.74%) Google Tag Manager
3 2 (2.74%) IaaS
3 2 (2.74%) SaaS
3 2 (2.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.37%) Asana
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.37%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) Intranet
2 3 (4.11%) Internet
3 2 (2.74%) DNS
3 2 (2.74%) LAN
3 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.74%) WAN
4 1 (1.37%) Firewall
4 1 (1.37%) HTTP
4 1 (1.37%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (42.47%) MySQL
2 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.74%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (13.70%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.48%) Grunt
2 4 (5.48%) gulp
2 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.48%) JIRA
3 3 (4.11%) Subversion
4 2 (2.74%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.74%) Gradle
4 2 (2.74%) JUnit
4 2 (2.74%) Log4j
4 2 (2.74%) Maven
4 2 (2.74%) PEAR
4 2 (2.74%) Selenium
4 2 (2.74%) TestNG
5 1 (1.37%) AppVeyor
5 1 (1.37%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.37%) Firebug
5 1 (1.37%) PostCSS
5 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (20.55%) Marketing
2 10 (13.70%) Publishing
3 5 (6.85%) Retail
4 4 (5.48%) Finance
5 3 (4.11%) Advertising
5 3 (4.11%) Games
5 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.74%) Legal
7 1 (1.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 55 (75.34%) Developer
2 17 (23.29%) Web Developer
3 15 (20.55%) PHP Developer
4 14 (19.18%) WordPress Developer
5 10 (13.70%) Full Stack Developer
6 9 (12.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (10.96%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (8.22%) Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) HTML Developer
8 6 (8.22%) PHP Web Developer
8 6 (8.22%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Drupal Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Senior Web Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Web Analyst
10 3 (4.11%) Coordinator
10 3 (4.11%) HTML CSS Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Junior
11 2 (2.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 2 (2.74%) Agile Developer
11 2 (2.74%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (84.93%) CSS
2 61 (83.56%) HTML
3 30 (41.10%) jQuery
4 22 (30.14%) HTML5
5 19 (26.03%) CSS3
6 10 (13.70%) React
6 10 (13.70%) Symfony
7 9 (12.33%) Ajax
7 9 (12.33%) AngularJS
7 9 (12.33%) Laravel
8 8 (10.96%) Sass
9 7 (9.59%) Node.js
9 7 (9.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (8.22%) .NET
10 6 (8.22%) Spring
11 5 (6.85%) Web Services
12 4 (5.48%) HubL
13 3 (4.11%) LAMP
13 3 (4.11%) XHTML
13 3 (4.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.92%) User Experience
2 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.48%) Fintech
4 3 (4.11%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.74%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.74%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.37%) Blog
6 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.37%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (1.37%) Social Media
6 1 (1.37%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.37%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) Linux
2 6 (8.22%) Android
3 5 (6.85%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.11%) Windows
5 2 (2.74%) openSUSE
5 2 (2.74%) Solaris
5 2 (2.74%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.74%) Unix
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.10%) Web Development
2 11 (15.07%) SEO
3 9 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.33%) OOP
4 8 (10.96%) Content Management
4 8 (10.96%) Front End Development
4 8 (10.96%) Project Management
5 7 (9.59%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (9.59%) MVC
5 7 (9.59%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (8.22%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (6.85%) Computer Science
7 5 (6.85%) Cross-Browser Development
7 5 (6.85%) Prototyping
7 5 (6.85%) Web Accessibility
8 4 (5.48%) Analytics
8 4 (5.48%) Compatibility Testing
8 4 (5.48%) Scrum
8 4 (5.48%) Time Management
8 4 (5.48%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (83.56%) JavaScript
2 50 (68.49%) PHP
3 13 (17.81%) Java
4 10 (13.70%) Python
5 9 (12.33%) SQL
6 8 (10.96%) C#
7 6 (8.22%) C++
8 4 (5.48%) Ruby
9 2 (2.74%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.74%) KiXtart
9 2 (2.74%) Perl
10 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.37%) ES6
10 1 (1.37%) Go
10 1 (1.37%) PHP 7
10 1 (1.37%) VB
10 1 (1.37%) VB6
10 1 (1.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (6.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) PMO
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.74%) Docker
3 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.37%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (5.48%) Puppet
2 2 (2.74%) Ansible
2 2 (2.74%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (2.74%) Salt
2 2 (2.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.48%) HubSpot
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle
2 4 (5.48%) Sitecore
3 3 (4.11%) VMware
3 3 (4.11%) WooCommerce
4 2 (2.74%) Adobe
4 2 (2.74%) Cisco
4 2 (2.74%) EMC
4 2 (2.74%) Google
4 2 (2.74%) McAfee
4 2 (2.74%) New Relic
4 2 (2.74%) Optimizely
4 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.74%) SolarWinds
4 2 (2.74%) TippingPoint
5 1 (1.37%) Facebook
5 1 (1.37%) Twitter