Period
to 1 December 2021

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 1 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Central London > City of London
6 months to
1 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 240 206 301
Rank change year-on-year -34 +95 -7
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 18 8 23
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.29% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.40% 1.43% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 15
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,000 £36,000
25th Percentile £37,625 £45,750 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -21.90% - +27.27%
75th Percentile £47,188 £61,875 £63,750
90th Percentile £54,500 £72,375 £67,750
Central London median annual salary £41,000 £52,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year -21.90% +7.69% +14.71%

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 751 558 1,421
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.15% 13.75% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 667 477 1,261
10th Percentile £42,200 £45,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £51,250 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.85% +3.85% +8.33%
75th Percentile £85,625 £86,250 £81,250
90th Percentile £101,250 £103,750 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £63,750
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing WordPress as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing WordPress in the City of London over the 6 months to 1 December 2021.

Salary histogram for WordPress in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 December 2021, 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 16 (88.89%) HTML
1 16 (88.89%) CSS
2 15 (83.33%) PHP
3 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
4 11 (61.11%) MySQL
4 11 (61.11%) SEO
4 11 (61.11%) Marketing
4 11 (61.11%) Sass
4 11 (61.11%) React
5 10 (55.56%) Grunt
5 10 (55.56%) JIRA
5 10 (55.56%) Google
6 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 9 (50.00%) TypeScript
6 9 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 9 (50.00%) DevOps
6 9 (50.00%) gulp
6 9 (50.00%) Twig
6 9 (50.00%) CMS
6 9 (50.00%) LAMP
6 9 (50.00%) Advertising
6 9 (50.00%) Linux
6 9 (50.00%) Apache
6 9 (50.00%) npm
7 4 (22.22%) Life Science
8 3 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (16.67%) User Experience
9 2 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (11.11%) Wireframes
9 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving

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 9 (50.00%) Apache
1 9 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (11.11%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Figma
1 2 (11.11%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) npm
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (11.11%) MailChimp
3 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
3 1 (5.56%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Grunt
1 10 (55.56%) JIRA
2 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (50.00%) gulp
General
1 11 (61.11%) Marketing
2 9 (50.00%) Advertising
3 3 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (11.11%) Publishing
4 2 (11.11%) Social Skills
5 1 (5.56%) Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) PHP Developer
3 5 (27.78%) WordPress Developer
4 4 (22.22%) PHP WordPress Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Designer
5 2 (11.11%) UI Designer
5 2 (11.11%) UI/UX Designer
5 2 (11.11%) UX Designer
5 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Head of Digital
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) CSS
1 16 (88.89%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) React
2 11 (61.11%) Sass
3 9 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 9 (50.00%) LAMP
3 9 (50.00%) Twig
4 2 (11.11%) jQuery
4 2 (11.11%) Laravel
5 1 (5.56%) Node.js
5 1 (5.56%) RESTful
5 1 (5.56%) Symfony
5 1 (5.56%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Life Science
2 3 (16.67%) User Experience
3 2 (11.11%) Biotechnology
3 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) SEO
2 9 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Analytics
3 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (11.11%) Story Mapping
3 2 (11.11%) Web Development
3 2 (11.11%) Wireframes
3 2 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Fintech
4 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Development
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Generation
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) PHP
2 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PSD2
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Google
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (5.56%) Sitecore