Period
to 7 March 2021

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 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Central London > City of London
6 months to
7 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 205 265 284
Rank change year-on-year +60 +19 +13
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 19 24 56
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.41% 0.27% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.10% 1.98% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 54
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +37.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £45,750 £36,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £71,000 £57,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +31.25% -20.00%

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 612 1,210 1,626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.12% 13.62% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 550 1,073 1,445
Median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £46,250 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +11.54% +8.33% +8.60%

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 7 March 2021.

Salary histogram for WordPress in the City of London

WordPress
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the City of London region over the 6 months to 7 March 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 2 £50,000 -
WordPress
Central London

For the 6 months to 7 March 2021, 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 17 (89.47%) PHP
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 9 (47.37%) CSS
3 9 (47.37%) jQuery
3 9 (47.37%) React
4 8 (42.11%) User Experience
4 8 (42.11%) Vue.js
5 7 (36.84%) Node.js
5 7 (36.84%) HTML
6 6 (31.58%) MySQL
6 6 (31.58%) Web Development
6 6 (31.58%) Docker
7 5 (26.32%) Laravel
7 5 (26.32%) Sass
7 5 (26.32%) User Stories
7 5 (26.32%) Continuous Deployment
7 5 (26.32%) Sprint Planning
7 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
7 5 (26.32%) OO
7 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (26.32%) TDD
8 4 (21.05%) Finance
8 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
8 4 (21.05%) AWS
8 4 (21.05%) CSS3
8 4 (21.05%) HTML5
8 4 (21.05%) Twig
9 3 (15.79%) LESS
9 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
9 3 (15.79%) Analytics

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 3 (15.79%) CMS
1 3 (15.79%) Drupal
2 1 (5.26%) Moodle
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (5.26%) G Suite
2 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.26%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (5.26%) npm
2 1 (5.26%) Serverless
2 1 (5.26%) Twilio
2 1 (5.26%) Veeva
2 1 (5.26%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) gulp
3 1 (5.26%) RSpec
3 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
3 1 (5.26%) webpack
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Automotive
3 1 (5.26%) iGaming
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) PHP Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Full Stack Developer
3 7 (36.84%) WordPress Developer
4 3 (15.79%) PHP WordPress Developer
4 3 (15.79%) React Developer
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) CSS
1 9 (47.37%) jQuery
1 9 (47.37%) React
2 8 (42.11%) Vue.js
3 7 (36.84%) HTML
3 7 (36.84%) Node.js
4 5 (26.32%) Laravel
4 5 (26.32%) Sass
5 4 (21.05%) CSS3
5 4 (21.05%) HTML5
5 4 (21.05%) Twig
6 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
6 3 (15.79%) LESS
6 3 (15.79%) Symfony
7 2 (10.53%) GraphQL
7 2 (10.53%) JSON
7 2 (10.53%) Zend Framework
8 1 (5.26%) RESTful
8 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.26%) Graphic Design
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Online Gambling
2 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Web Development
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Continuous Deployment
2 5 (26.32%) OO
2 5 (26.32%) Sprint Planning
2 5 (26.32%) TDD
2 5 (26.32%) User Stories
3 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.79%) Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 2 (10.53%) Fintech
5 2 (10.53%) MVC
5 2 (10.53%) OO PHP
5 2 (10.53%) Web Design
6 1 (5.26%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Content Management
6 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.26%) Pair Programming
6 1 (5.26%) Time Management
6 1 (5.26%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) PHP
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) TypeScript
4 2 (10.53%) PHP 5
5 1 (5.26%) ES6
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Zend
2 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe
3 1 (5.26%) Facebook
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore