Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 279 281 296
Rank change year-on-year +2 +15 +12
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 67 47 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.60% 0.47% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.44% 2.50% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 62 46 51
City of London median annual salary £41,250 £48,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.95% +21.25% -13.51%
10th Percentile £31,375 £35,125 £31,250
90th Percentile £54,750 £80,000 £65,000
Central London median annual salary £42,500 £48,290 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.99% +20.73% -11.11%

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 the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,950 1,879 2,286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.54% 18.88% 19.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,779 1,728 2,099
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £59,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% +7.73% +2.80%
10th Percentile £35,500 £35,950 £34,800
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in the City of London

WordPress
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for WordPress in the City of London

WordPress
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for WordPress in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 City of London region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 57 (85.07%) HTML
1 57 (85.07%) CSS
2 54 (80.60%) JavaScript
3 46 (68.66%) PHP
4 37 (55.22%) jQuery
5 31 (46.27%) Web Development
6 24 (35.82%) CMS
7 22 (32.84%) Java
8 21 (31.34%) Linux
9 20 (29.85%) User Experience
10 19 (28.36%) Git (software)
11 18 (26.87%) MySQL
12 17 (25.37%) HTML5
12 17 (25.37%) CSS3
12 17 (25.37%) Responsive Web Design
13 15 (22.39%) Ajax
14 14 (20.90%) Drupal
15 13 (19.40%) TDD
15 13 (19.40%) Subversion
15 13 (19.40%) Apache
15 13 (19.40%) Opscode Chef
15 13 (19.40%) Front End Development
16 12 (17.91%) Marketing
17 11 (16.42%) Web Design
17 11 (16.42%) React
17 11 (16.42%) Problem-Solving
18 10 (14.93%) Docker
18 10 (14.93%) Salt
18 10 (14.93%) LAPP Stack
18 10 (14.93%) Gradle

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 24 (35.82%) CMS
2 14 (20.90%) Drupal
3 13 (19.40%) Apache
4 10 (14.93%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.97%) Marvel
5 4 (5.97%) Umbraco
6 3 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (4.48%) nginx
6 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.49%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) InVision
2 3 (4.48%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.48%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.49%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.93%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.97%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 4 (5.97%) SaaS
4 3 (4.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (4.48%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (4.48%) AWS OpsWorks
4 3 (4.48%) Google Analytics
4 3 (4.48%) IaaS
4 3 (4.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) DNS
1 4 (5.97%) Intranet
2 1 (1.49%) SAN
2 1 (1.49%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) MySQL
2 10 (14.93%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.97%) Big Data
4 3 (4.48%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.99%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 19 (28.36%) Git (software)
2 13 (19.40%) Subversion
3 10 (14.93%) Bitbucket
3 10 (14.93%) Gradle
3 10 (14.93%) Jenkins
3 10 (14.93%) JIRA
3 10 (14.93%) JUnit
3 10 (14.93%) Log4j
3 10 (14.93%) Maven
3 10 (14.93%) Selenium
3 10 (14.93%) TestNG
4 3 (4.48%) CircleCI
4 3 (4.48%) Codeship
4 3 (4.48%) Jasmine
4 3 (4.48%) RSpec
4 3 (4.48%) Sublime Text
4 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio Code
4 3 (4.48%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.49%) Firebug
General
1 12 (17.91%) Marketing
2 9 (13.43%) Publishing
3 5 (7.46%) Advertising
4 4 (5.97%) Finance
4 4 (5.97%) Retail
5 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.99%) Back Office
6 2 (2.99%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 56 (83.58%) Developer
2 22 (32.84%) Web Developer
3 15 (22.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (14.93%) Full Stack Developer
4 10 (14.93%) Java Developer
5 9 (13.43%) PHP Developer
6 8 (11.94%) WordPress Developer
7 6 (8.96%) PHP Web Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Agile Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Web Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Full Stack Web Developer
9 4 (5.97%) HTML Developer
9 4 (5.97%) IT Manager
10 3 (4.48%) Coordinator
10 3 (4.48%) Graduate
10 3 (4.48%) Graduate Developer
10 3 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
11 2 (2.99%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (85.07%) CSS
1 57 (85.07%) HTML
2 37 (55.22%) jQuery
3 17 (25.37%) CSS3
3 17 (25.37%) HTML5
4 15 (22.39%) Ajax
5 11 (16.42%) React
6 10 (14.93%) Hibernate
6 10 (14.93%) Java EE
6 10 (14.93%) JSP
6 10 (14.93%) JSTL
6 10 (14.93%) LAPP Stack
6 10 (14.93%) Spring
6 10 (14.93%) Symfony
7 9 (13.43%) Node.js
8 6 (8.96%) JSON
8 6 (8.96%) Laravel
9 5 (7.46%) LAMP
9 5 (7.46%) REST
10 4 (5.97%) HubL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.85%) User Experience
2 9 (13.43%) Computer Science
3 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.48%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.99%) Social Media
6 1 (1.49%) Blog
6 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.49%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.49%) Fintech
6 1 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.49%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.34%) Linux
2 10 (14.93%) Android
2 10 (14.93%) openSUSE
2 10 (14.93%) Ubuntu
3 4 (5.97%) Windows
3 4 (5.97%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.27%) Web Development
2 17 (25.37%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (19.40%) Front End Development
3 13 (19.40%) TDD
4 11 (16.42%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (16.42%) Web Design
5 9 (13.43%) Prototyping
6 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.94%) SEO
7 7 (10.45%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (10.45%) OOP
7 7 (10.45%) Project Management
8 5 (7.46%) Content Management
8 5 (7.46%) CRM
9 4 (5.97%) Analytics
9 4 (5.97%) Compatibility Testing
9 4 (5.97%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 4 (5.97%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (5.97%) Statistics
9 4 (5.97%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (80.60%) JavaScript
2 46 (68.66%) PHP
3 22 (32.84%) Java
4 10 (14.93%) Perl
5 7 (10.45%) C#
5 7 (10.45%) C++
6 6 (8.96%) Ruby
7 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.48%) Python
7 3 (4.48%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) GDPR
2 3 (4.48%) PMO
2 3 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.93%) Docker
2 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.49%) LXC
3 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (19.40%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (14.93%) Puppet
2 10 (14.93%) Salt
3 2 (2.99%) cPanel
Vendors
1 10 (14.93%) Oracle
2 5 (7.46%) HubSpot
3 4 (5.97%) VMware
4 3 (4.48%) Google
4 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.49%) Adobe
5 1 (1.49%) Twitter
5 1 (1.49%) WooCommerce