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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 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 246 206 243
Rank change year-on-year -40 +37 +29
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 31 25 23
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.42% 0.50% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.30% 3.67% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 19
10th Percentile - £47,375 £32,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -25.45% -4.35% +43.75%
75th Percentile £44,000 £75,313 £67,500
90th Percentile - £76,250 £77,000
Central London median annual salary £41,000 £55,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year -25.45% +2.33% +26.47%

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 939 682 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.84% 13.65% 13.75%
Number of salaries quoted 724 618 865
10th Percentile £41,250 £46,250 £38,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £46,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £73,250 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.44% +12.69% -
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £102,500 £93,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

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 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for WordPress in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 29 (93.55%) HTML
1 29 (93.55%) PHP
1 29 (93.55%) CSS
2 28 (90.32%) SEO
3 27 (87.10%) Git (software)
3 27 (87.10%) JavaScript
3 27 (87.10%) MySQL
3 27 (87.10%) React
4 26 (83.87%) gulp
4 26 (83.87%) Twig
4 26 (83.87%) npm
4 26 (83.87%) Google
4 26 (83.87%) Marketing
4 26 (83.87%) Grunt
4 26 (83.87%) DevOps
4 26 (83.87%) Apache
4 26 (83.87%) Linux
4 26 (83.87%) JIRA
4 26 (83.87%) Advertising
4 26 (83.87%) LAMP
5 25 (80.65%) CMS
6 24 (77.42%) TypeScript
6 24 (77.42%) Sass
6 24 (77.42%) AngularJS
7 5 (16.13%) User Experience
8 3 (9.68%) UX Design
8 3 (9.68%) Full Stack Development
9 2 (6.45%) Agile
9 2 (6.45%) Banking
9 2 (6.45%) Retail

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 26 (83.87%) Apache
2 25 (80.65%) CMS
3 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 26 (83.87%) npm
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.23%) AWS
2 1 (3.23%) CloudFront
2 1 (3.23%) GitHub
2 1 (3.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (87.10%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (87.10%) Git (software)
2 26 (83.87%) Grunt
2 26 (83.87%) gulp
2 26 (83.87%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
General
1 26 (83.87%) Advertising
1 26 (83.87%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Influencing Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Publishing
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 26 (83.87%) PHP Developer
3 14 (45.16%) PHP WordPress Developer
3 14 (45.16%) WordPress Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Head of Digital
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (93.55%) CSS
1 29 (93.55%) HTML
2 27 (87.10%) React
3 26 (83.87%) LAMP
3 26 (83.87%) Twig
4 24 (77.42%) AngularJS
4 24 (77.42%) Sass
5 1 (3.23%) AWS Amplify
5 1 (3.23%) CSS3
5 1 (3.23%) HTML5
5 1 (3.23%) jQuery
5 1 (3.23%) Node.js
5 1 (3.23%) REST
5 1 (3.23%) Web Services
5 1 (3.23%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) Social Media
3 1 (3.23%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) SEO
2 26 (83.87%) DevOps
3 3 (9.68%) Full Stack Development
3 3 (9.68%) UX Design
4 2 (6.45%) Agile
4 2 (6.45%) Analytics
4 2 (6.45%) CRM
4 2 (6.45%) Customer-Centricity
4 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Fintech
4 2 (6.45%) Lead Generation
4 2 (6.45%) MVC
4 2 (6.45%) OOP
4 2 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (3.23%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.23%) Open Source
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (3.23%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) PHP
2 27 (87.10%) JavaScript
3 24 (77.42%) TypeScript
4 1 (3.23%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) PSD2
2 1 (3.23%) Accessibility
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) Google
2 2 (6.45%) Facebook
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe