Period
to 15 January 2019

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

WordPress
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 270 272 303
Rank change year-on-year +2 +31 +2
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 56 57 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.55% 0.56% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.39% 3.08% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 53 54 38
City of London median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,625 £28,450
90th Percentile £59,750 £80,000 £65,000
Central London median annual salary £42,500 £48,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year -12.37% +17.58% -8.33%

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 1,654 1,849 1,859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.18% 18.00% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,501 1,692 1,717
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.19% +2.73%
10th Percentile £32,750 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £86,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% +0.91% -

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 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for WordPress in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 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 City of London region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 50 (89.29%) CSS
2 49 (87.50%) HTML
3 47 (83.93%) JavaScript
4 40 (71.43%) PHP
5 30 (53.57%) jQuery
6 22 (39.29%) Web Development
6 22 (39.29%) MySQL
7 21 (37.50%) CMS
8 16 (28.57%) HTML5
8 16 (28.57%) CSS3
9 15 (26.79%) User Experience
10 12 (21.43%) Marketing
11 11 (19.64%) Java
11 11 (19.64%) Git (software)
12 10 (17.86%) Symfony
12 10 (17.86%) Drupal
13 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (16.07%) Linux
13 9 (16.07%) OOP
13 9 (16.07%) SEO
14 8 (14.29%) Publishing
14 8 (14.29%) Ajax
15 7 (12.50%) Spring
15 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
15 7 (12.50%) Intranet
15 7 (12.50%) C#
15 7 (12.50%) C++
15 7 (12.50%) React
15 7 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 6 (10.71%) Laravel

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 21 (37.50%) CMS
2 10 (17.86%) Drupal
3 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.93%) Apache
4 5 (8.93%) Umbraco
5 4 (7.14%) Marvel
6 3 (5.36%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.79%) concrete5
7 1 (1.79%) Confluence
7 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.79%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.79%) Kentico
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.14%) InVision
2 4 (7.14%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.79%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (3.57%) AdWords
2 2 (3.57%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.57%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.79%) Asana
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) Intranet
2 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (39.29%) MySQL
2 4 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.93%) Subversion
3 4 (7.14%) JIRA
4 3 (5.36%) Bitbucket
4 3 (5.36%) Gradle
4 3 (5.36%) Grunt
4 3 (5.36%) gulp
4 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.36%) JUnit
4 3 (5.36%) Log4j
4 3 (5.36%) Maven
4 3 (5.36%) Selenium
4 3 (5.36%) TestNG
5 1 (1.79%) AppVeyor
5 1 (1.79%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.79%) Firebug
5 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (21.43%) Marketing
2 8 (14.29%) Publishing
3 6 (10.71%) Retail
4 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.79%) Advertising
5 1 (1.79%) Finance
5 1 (1.79%) Games
5 1 (1.79%) Law
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (78.57%) Developer
2 12 (21.43%) Web Developer
2 12 (21.43%) WordPress Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Full Stack Developer
3 9 (16.07%) PHP Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (8.93%) Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Web Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Agile Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Coordinator
7 3 (5.36%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 3 (5.36%) HTML Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Junior
8 2 (3.57%) Junior Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.57%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (89.29%) CSS
2 49 (87.50%) HTML
3 30 (53.57%) jQuery
4 16 (28.57%) CSS3
4 16 (28.57%) HTML5
5 10 (17.86%) Symfony
6 8 (14.29%) Ajax
7 7 (12.50%) React
7 7 (12.50%) Spring
7 7 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (10.71%) Laravel
9 5 (8.93%) Sass
9 5 (8.93%) Web Services
10 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
10 4 (7.14%) HubL
10 4 (7.14%) Node.js
11 3 (5.36%) .NET
11 3 (5.36%) JSP
11 3 (5.36%) LAMP
11 3 (5.36%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) User Experience
2 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) Fintech
4 1 (1.79%) Blog
4 1 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (1.79%) Social Media
4 1 (1.79%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) Linux
2 3 (5.36%) Android
2 3 (5.36%) openSUSE
2 3 (5.36%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.79%) Windows
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) Web Development
2 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.07%) OOP
2 9 (16.07%) SEO
3 6 (10.71%) Front End Development
3 6 (10.71%) Project Management
3 6 (10.71%) Prototyping
4 5 (8.93%) Content Management
4 5 (8.93%) Cross-Browser Development
4 5 (8.93%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (8.93%) MVC
4 5 (8.93%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (8.93%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (7.14%) Compatibility Testing
5 4 (7.14%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 4 (7.14%) Time Management
5 4 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.36%) Analytics
6 3 (5.36%) API Development
6 3 (5.36%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 47 (83.93%) JavaScript
2 40 (71.43%) PHP
3 11 (19.64%) Java
4 7 (12.50%) C#
4 7 (12.50%) C++
5 3 (5.36%) Perl
5 3 (5.36%) Python
5 3 (5.36%) Ruby
6 1 (1.79%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.79%) ES6
6 1 (1.79%) PHP 7
6 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) PMO
2 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Docker
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.36%) Puppet
1 3 (5.36%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) HubSpot
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle
2 3 (5.36%) Sitecore
2 3 (5.36%) WooCommerce
3 2 (3.57%) Adobe
3 2 (3.57%) Google
3 2 (3.57%) Optimizely
4 1 (1.79%) Facebook
4 1 (1.79%) Twitter
4 1 (1.79%) VMware