Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 283 289 307
Rank change year-on-year +6 +18 +21
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 63 56 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.57% 0.55% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.28% 3.07% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 56 53 53
City of London median annual salary £40,000 £48,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.53% +21.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £33,250 £30,700 £31,500
90th Percentile £58,125 £80,000 £65,600
Central London median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% -5.88%

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 1,921 1,822 2,507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.48% 17.84% 19.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,731 1,647 2,280
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 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.64% +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 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for WordPress in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 56 (88.89%) HTML
1 56 (88.89%) CSS
2 52 (82.54%) JavaScript
3 47 (74.60%) PHP
4 37 (58.73%) jQuery
5 26 (41.27%) Web Development
6 22 (34.92%) Git (software)
7 20 (31.75%) Java
7 20 (31.75%) MySQL
7 20 (31.75%) Linux
8 17 (26.98%) HTML5
8 17 (26.98%) CSS3
8 17 (26.98%) Responsive Web Design
8 17 (26.98%) User Experience
9 15 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
9 15 (23.81%) Apache
9 15 (23.81%) CMS
9 15 (23.81%) TDD
9 15 (23.81%) Subversion
10 14 (22.22%) Ajax
10 14 (22.22%) Android
11 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
11 13 (20.63%) Web Design
11 13 (20.63%) Front End Development
12 12 (19.05%) LAPP Stack
12 12 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (19.05%) Docker
12 12 (19.05%) Salt
12 12 (19.05%) Gradle
12 12 (19.05%) Jenkins

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 15 (23.81%) Apache
1 15 (23.81%) CMS
2 12 (19.05%) Tomcat
3 9 (14.29%) Drupal
4 3 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.76%) nginx
5 2 (3.17%) Marvel
5 2 (3.17%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.59%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (7.94%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (3.17%) InVision
3 1 (1.59%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.46%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.35%) Google Analytics
3 4 (6.35%) SaaS
4 3 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (4.76%) AWS OpsWorks
4 3 (4.76%) IaaS
4 3 (4.76%) PaaS
5 2 (3.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.59%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) DNS
1 4 (6.35%) Intranet
2 1 (1.59%) SAN
2 1 (1.59%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.75%) MySQL
2 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
3 12 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.35%) Big Data
5 3 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (4.76%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (34.92%) Git (software)
2 15 (23.81%) Subversion
3 12 (19.05%) Bitbucket
3 12 (19.05%) Gradle
3 12 (19.05%) Jenkins
3 12 (19.05%) JIRA
3 12 (19.05%) JUnit
3 12 (19.05%) Log4j
3 12 (19.05%) Maven
3 12 (19.05%) Selenium
3 12 (19.05%) TestNG
4 3 (4.76%) CircleCI
4 3 (4.76%) Codeship
4 3 (4.76%) Jasmine
4 3 (4.76%) RSpec
4 3 (4.76%) Sublime Text
4 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio Code
4 3 (4.76%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.17%) gulp
General
1 11 (17.46%) Marketing
2 5 (7.94%) Advertising
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
3 4 (6.35%) Publishing
4 3 (4.76%) Multimedia
4 3 (4.76%) Retail
5 2 (3.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 56 (88.89%) Developer
2 20 (31.75%) Web Developer
3 14 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (19.05%) Java Developer
5 10 (15.87%) WordPress Developer
6 9 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (9.52%) PHP Developer
7 6 (9.52%) PHP Web Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Agile Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Agile Java Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Full Stack Web Developer
9 4 (6.35%) IT Manager
10 3 (4.76%) Graduate
10 3 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
11 1 (1.59%) HTML Developer
11 1 (1.59%) Junior Web Developer
11 1 (1.59%) Marketing Manager
11 1 (1.59%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (88.89%) CSS
1 56 (88.89%) HTML
2 37 (58.73%) jQuery
3 17 (26.98%) CSS3
3 17 (26.98%) HTML5
4 14 (22.22%) Ajax
5 12 (19.05%) Hibernate
5 12 (19.05%) Java EE
5 12 (19.05%) JSP
5 12 (19.05%) JSTL
5 12 (19.05%) LAPP Stack
5 12 (19.05%) Spring
6 11 (17.46%) React
7 8 (12.70%) Node.js
8 6 (9.52%) JSON
8 6 (9.52%) Laravel
8 6 (9.52%) Symfony
9 5 (7.94%) REST
10 4 (6.35%) AngularJS
10 4 (6.35%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) User Experience
2 10 (15.87%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.59%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.59%) Music Streaming
5 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.75%) Linux
2 14 (22.22%) Android
3 12 (19.05%) openSUSE
3 12 (19.05%) Ubuntu
4 5 (7.94%) Windows
5 4 (6.35%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.27%) Web Development
2 17 (26.98%) Responsive Web Design
3 15 (23.81%) TDD
4 13 (20.63%) Front End Development
4 13 (20.63%) Web Design
5 12 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (12.70%) Prototyping
7 6 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (9.52%) Project Management
8 5 (7.94%) CRM
9 4 (6.35%) Analytics
9 4 (6.35%) Content Management
9 4 (6.35%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 4 (6.35%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (6.35%) Machine Learning
9 4 (6.35%) OOP
9 4 (6.35%) Open Source
9 4 (6.35%) SEO
9 4 (6.35%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 52 (82.54%) JavaScript
2 47 (74.60%) PHP
3 20 (31.75%) Java
4 12 (19.05%) Perl
5 5 (7.94%) Ruby
6 4 (6.35%) C#
6 4 (6.35%) C++
6 4 (6.35%) SQL
7 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.76%) Python
8 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
2 7 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) GDPR
2 3 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 12 (19.05%) Docker
2 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.59%) LXC
3 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (19.05%) Puppet
2 12 (19.05%) Salt
3 2 (3.17%) cPanel
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) Oracle
2 4 (6.35%) Google
2 4 (6.35%) VMware
3 3 (4.76%) Adobe
3 3 (4.76%) HubSpot
4 1 (1.59%) Twitter
4 1 (1.59%) WooCommerce