Period
to 7 December 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 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Central London > City of London
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 298 301 272
Rank change year-on-year +3 -29 +40
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 25 53 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.25% 0.49% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.76% 2.95% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 15 52 46
City of London median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -12.37% +14.12%
10th Percentile £36,000 £31,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £67,750 £59,875 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £48,750 £42,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +14.71% -12.37% +17.58%

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 1,424 1,797 1,886
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.52% 16.51% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,252 1,645 1,736
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £33,000 £33,825 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 7 December 2019.

Salary histogram for WordPress in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 12 (48.00%) CMS
1 12 (48.00%) PHP
2 11 (44.00%) Marketing
3 9 (36.00%) Drupal
4 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (28.00%) Web Development
5 7 (28.00%) HTML
5 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (28.00%) CSS
6 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (24.00%) QA
6 6 (24.00%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (20.00%) Degree
7 5 (20.00%) JIRA
7 5 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (20.00%) C#
7 5 (20.00%) .NET
7 5 (20.00%) Analytics
7 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (16.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (16.00%) Sprint Retrospective
8 4 (16.00%) Sprint Planning
8 4 (16.00%) React
8 4 (16.00%) SQL
8 4 (16.00%) Java
8 4 (16.00%) LAMP
8 4 (16.00%) SEO
8 4 (16.00%) Google
9 3 (12.00%) Ruby

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 12 (48.00%) CMS
2 9 (36.00%) Drupal
3 2 (8.00%) EPiServer
3 2 (8.00%) IIS
4 1 (4.00%) Apache
4 1 (4.00%) Confluence
4 1 (4.00%) nginx
4 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.00%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) AWS CodeDeploy
1 2 (8.00%) Firebase
1 2 (8.00%) GitHub
1 2 (8.00%) Mimecast
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.00%) Asana
2 1 (4.00%) AWS
2 1 (4.00%) GCP
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DHCP
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (4.00%) SSL
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) JIRA
3 3 (12.00%) WiX
4 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.00%) TestRail
4 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.00%) Codeship
5 1 (4.00%) Grunt
5 1 (4.00%) gulp
5 1 (4.00%) PHPUnit
5 1 (4.00%) PostCSS
5 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 11 (44.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Law
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Junior
3 6 (24.00%) Junior Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Graduate
4 4 (16.00%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Drupal Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (8.00%) Junior QA Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Junior Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Junior Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) QA Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Security Technician
6 2 (8.00%) Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Testing Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Web Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Web Applications Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) WordPress Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) CSS
1 7 (28.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.00%) .NET
3 4 (16.00%) LAMP
3 4 (16.00%) React
4 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (12.00%) HTML5
4 3 (12.00%) jQuery
4 3 (12.00%) Vue.js
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (8.00%) Sass
6 1 (4.00%) CSS3
6 1 (4.00%) Drush
6 1 (4.00%) Laravel
6 1 (4.00%) LESS
6 1 (4.00%) RESTful
6 1 (4.00%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (12.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Cyberattack
2 2 (8.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (8.00%) Social Media
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.00%) New Media
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Web Development
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (24.00%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (20.00%) Analytics
3 5 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (16.00%) SEO
4 4 (16.00%) Sprint Planning
4 4 (16.00%) Sprint Retrospective
5 3 (12.00%) Data Analytics
5 3 (12.00%) DevOps
5 3 (12.00%) Email Marketing
5 3 (12.00%) MVC
5 3 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) PHP
2 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.00%) C#
4 4 (16.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
5 3 (12.00%) Python
5 3 (12.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Google
2 2 (8.00%) Adobe
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) HubSpot
3 1 (4.00%) Juniper
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Samsung
3 1 (4.00%) YouTube