Period
to 1 June 2020

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 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Central London > City of London
6 months to
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 237 276 278
Rank change year-on-year +39 +2 +23
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 23 58 70
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.34% 0.57% 0.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.52% 3.75% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 21 56 72
Median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.29% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £45,585 £29,000 £31,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £59,375 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +29.41% - +6.25%

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 913 1,547 1,833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.59% 15.31% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 819 1,357 1,631
Median annual salary £65,000 £63,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.36% +5.83% +4.35%
10th Percentile £39,603 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £93,750 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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 June 2020.

Salary histogram for WordPress in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 June 2020, 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 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
2 14 (60.87%) HTML
2 14 (60.87%) CSS
3 12 (52.17%) PHP
4 10 (43.48%) React
5 9 (39.13%) Drupal
6 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
6 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (34.78%) CMS
7 6 (26.09%) Scrum
7 6 (26.09%) SEO
7 6 (26.09%) Windows
7 6 (26.09%) MySQL
7 6 (26.09%) OO
7 6 (26.09%) Google
7 6 (26.09%) Web Development
7 6 (26.09%) HTML5
8 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
8 5 (21.74%) SDLC
8 5 (21.74%) Marketing
8 5 (21.74%) RESTful
9 4 (17.39%) jQuery
9 4 (17.39%) TDD
9 4 (17.39%) Migration
9 4 (17.39%) API Development
9 4 (17.39%) User Experience
9 4 (17.39%) Redux
9 4 (17.39%) SOLID
9 4 (17.39%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (17.39%) PHPUnit

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 (39.13%) Drupal
2 8 (34.78%) CMS
3 2 (8.70%) EPiServer
3 2 (8.70%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.35%) InVision
2 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.35%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
1 1 (4.35%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Dropbox
1 3 (13.04%) GitHub
2 2 (8.70%) GCP
2 2 (8.70%) MailChimp
2 2 (8.70%) Mimecast
3 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 4 (17.39%) PHPUnit
3 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.70%) webpack
4 1 (4.35%) Firebug
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.35%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) WiX
General
1 5 (21.74%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) PHP Developer
3 4 (17.39%) WordPress Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Web Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) AWS Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Junior
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.35%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) PHP WordPress Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) CSS
1 14 (60.87%) HTML
2 10 (43.48%) React
3 6 (26.09%) HTML5
4 5 (21.74%) RESTful
5 4 (17.39%) jQuery
5 4 (17.39%) Node.js
5 4 (17.39%) Redux
6 3 (13.04%) .NET
6 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
6 3 (13.04%) Vue.js
7 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
7 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (8.70%) CSS3
7 2 (8.70%) Express
7 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (8.70%) LESS
7 2 (8.70%) React Native
7 2 (8.70%) Sass
7 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Cyberattack
2 2 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Blog
3 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Android
2 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) OO
2 6 (26.09%) Scrum
2 6 (26.09%) SEO
2 6 (26.09%) Web Development
3 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
3 5 (21.74%) SDLC
4 4 (17.39%) API Development
4 4 (17.39%) BDD
4 4 (17.39%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (17.39%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (17.39%) Migration
4 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (17.39%) SOLID
4 4 (17.39%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (8.70%) Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) Android Development
6 2 (8.70%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
2 12 (52.17%) PHP
3 3 (13.04%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) ES6
4 2 (8.70%) Kotlin
5 1 (4.35%) PHP 7
5 1 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Google
2 3 (13.04%) Adobe
2 3 (13.04%) WooCommerce
3 1 (4.35%) HubSpot
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft