Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 292 304 328
Rank change year-on-year +12 +24 +4
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 60 39 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.54% 0.38% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.22% 2.23% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 51 39 50
City of London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £24,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £73,750 £55,300
Central London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 1,865 1,750 2,512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.79% 17.22% 18.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,660 1,558 2,257
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,675 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +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 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for WordPress in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 48 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 46 (76.67%) PHP
3 45 (75.00%) HTML
3 45 (75.00%) CSS
4 34 (56.67%) jQuery
5 26 (43.33%) Git (software)
6 25 (41.67%) Web Development
7 24 (40.00%) MySQL
8 23 (38.33%) Linux
9 19 (31.67%) CMS
10 18 (30.00%) Apache
10 18 (30.00%) TDD
10 18 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
11 17 (28.33%) Ajax
11 17 (28.33%) Android
11 17 (28.33%) Java
12 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
12 16 (26.67%) JIRA
13 15 (25.00%) Java EE
13 15 (25.00%) Ubuntu
13 15 (25.00%) JSTL
13 15 (25.00%) Selenium
13 15 (25.00%) Subversion
13 15 (25.00%) Spring
13 15 (25.00%) Maven
13 15 (25.00%) JUnit
13 15 (25.00%) Oracle
13 15 (25.00%) JSP
13 15 (25.00%) Perl
13 15 (25.00%) Tomcat

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 19 (31.67%) CMS
2 18 (30.00%) Apache
3 15 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 5 (8.33%) Drupal
5 3 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (5.00%) nginx
6 1 (1.67%) PrestaShop
6 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.67%) InDesign
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.67%) Google Analytics
3 4 (6.67%) SaaS
4 3 (5.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (5.00%) AWS OpsWorks
4 3 (5.00%) IaaS
4 3 (5.00%) PaaS
5 2 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) DNS
1 4 (6.67%) Intranet
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) SAN
2 1 (1.67%) SMS
2 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.00%) MySQL
2 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 15 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.67%) Big Data
5 3 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (5.00%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (43.33%) Git (software)
2 16 (26.67%) JIRA
3 15 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 15 (25.00%) Gradle
3 15 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 15 (25.00%) JUnit
3 15 (25.00%) Log4j
3 15 (25.00%) Maven
3 15 (25.00%) Selenium
3 15 (25.00%) Subversion
3 15 (25.00%) TestNG
4 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.00%) CircleCI
5 3 (5.00%) Codeship
5 3 (5.00%) Jasmine
5 3 (5.00%) RSpec
5 3 (5.00%) Sublime Text
5 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio Code
5 3 (5.00%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.67%) gulp
General
1 9 (15.00%) Marketing
2 6 (10.00%) Advertising
3 5 (8.33%) Finance
4 3 (5.00%) Multimedia
5 2 (3.33%) Back Office
6 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (83.33%) Developer
2 15 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 14 (23.33%) Web Developer
4 11 (18.33%) PHP Developer
4 11 (18.33%) Senior Developer
5 8 (13.33%) WordPress Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
9 4 (6.67%) IT Manager
10 3 (5.00%) Graduate
10 3 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
10 3 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
11 2 (3.33%) Agile Developer
11 2 (3.33%) Agile Java Developer
11 2 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
12 1 (1.67%) Digital Developer
12 1 (1.67%) HTML CSS Developer
12 1 (1.67%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (75.00%) CSS
1 45 (75.00%) HTML
2 34 (56.67%) jQuery
3 17 (28.33%) Ajax
4 15 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 15 (25.00%) Java EE
4 15 (25.00%) JSP
4 15 (25.00%) JSTL
4 15 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
4 15 (25.00%) Spring
5 7 (11.67%) React
6 6 (10.00%) CSS3
6 6 (10.00%) HTML5
6 6 (10.00%) Laravel
6 6 (10.00%) Node.js
7 4 (6.67%) LAMP
7 4 (6.67%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (5.00%) JSON
8 3 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) User Experience
2 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 8 (13.33%) Mobile App
4 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.67%) Music Streaming
7 1 (1.67%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.33%) Linux
2 17 (28.33%) Android
3 15 (25.00%) openSUSE
3 15 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 5 (8.33%) Windows
5 4 (6.67%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) Web Development
2 18 (30.00%) TDD
3 14 (23.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 13 (21.67%) Web Design
5 10 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (15.00%) Analytics
7 7 (11.67%) Front End Development
8 5 (8.33%) CRM
8 5 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 5 (8.33%) MVC
8 5 (8.33%) Secure Coding
8 5 (8.33%) Test Automation
8 5 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 4 (6.67%) Content Management
9 4 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (6.67%) Open Source
9 4 (6.67%) Project Management
9 4 (6.67%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 48 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 46 (76.67%) PHP
3 17 (28.33%) Java
4 15 (25.00%) Perl
5 5 (8.33%) PHP 7
6 4 (6.67%) SQL
7 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.00%) Ruby
8 1 (1.67%) C#
8 1 (1.67%) Python
8 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Degree
2 7 (11.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 15 (25.00%) Docker
2 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.67%) LXC
3 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (25.00%) Puppet
2 15 (25.00%) Salt
3 2 (3.33%) cPanel
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (6.67%) Adobe
2 4 (6.67%) Google
2 4 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (1.67%) HubSpot
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.67%) Pardot
3 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.67%) Tableau
3 1 (1.67%) Twitter