Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 273 298 290
Rank change year-on-year +25 -8 +78
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 48 50 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.47% 0.43% 0.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.53% 2.31% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 46 45 86
City of London median annual salary £48,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.12% -5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £26,875
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,450 £73,750
Central London median annual salary £48,290 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +20.73% -11.11% +11.11%

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 1898 2162 3231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.56% 18.56% 19.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1747 1985 2786
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
Central London median annual salary £55,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.91% +4.76% +5.00%

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WordPress in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 34 (70.83%) PHP
2 31 (64.58%) HTML
2 31 (64.58%) CSS
3 27 (56.25%) jQuery
4 26 (54.17%) JavaScript
5 21 (43.75%) Finance
6 20 (41.67%) Web Development
7 19 (39.58%) MySQL
8 17 (35.42%) Git (software)
9 16 (33.33%) PowerShell
9 16 (33.33%) IIS
9 16 (33.33%) .NET
9 16 (33.33%) Windows
9 16 (33.33%) MVC
10 12 (25.00%) Adobe
10 12 (25.00%) Node.js
11 11 (22.92%) Content Management
11 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
11 11 (22.92%) LAMP
11 11 (22.92%) GitHub
11 11 (22.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (22.92%) PHP 7
12 10 (20.83%) LEMP Stack
12 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
12 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (20.83%) Ajax
13 9 (18.75%) Degree
13 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (18.75%) JSON
13 9 (18.75%) Apache Flex

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 16 (33.33%) IIS
2 9 (18.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 9 (18.75%) CMS
3 8 (16.67%) Apache
4 7 (14.58%) nginx
5 2 (4.17%) Drupal
5 2 (4.17%) Joomla!
5 2 (4.17%) SilverStripe
6 1 (2.08%) Marvel
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.08%) InVision
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.92%) GitHub
2 9 (18.75%) Akamai
2 9 (18.75%) CloudFront
3 7 (14.58%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (14.58%) Office 365
4 2 (4.17%) Google Analytics
4 2 (4.17%) Slack
5 1 (2.08%) AdWords
5 1 (2.08%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (39.58%) MySQL
2 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
3 9 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 9 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (35.42%) Git (software)
2 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 9 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (18.75%) Visual Studio
3 4 (8.33%) gulp
4 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (2.08%) Grunt
General
1 21 (43.75%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Banking
3 6 (12.50%) Marketing
4 4 (8.33%) Advertising
5 1 (2.08%) Automotive
5 1 (2.08%) Law
5 1 (2.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Web Manager
3 8 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Developer
4 7 (14.58%) SSIS Developer
4 7 (14.58%) SSRS Developer
4 7 (14.58%) T-SQL Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Web Developer
5 6 (12.50%) PHP Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Administrator
6 5 (10.42%) DevOps Administrator
6 5 (10.42%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (10.42%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 5 (10.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (10.42%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.33%) Web Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) WordPress Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (64.58%) CSS
1 31 (64.58%) HTML
2 27 (56.25%) jQuery
3 16 (33.33%) .NET
4 12 (25.00%) Node.js
5 11 (22.92%) LAMP
5 11 (22.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (20.83%) Ajax
6 10 (20.83%) LEMP Stack
7 9 (18.75%) Apache Flex
7 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (18.75%) JSON
7 9 (18.75%) Razor View Engine
7 9 (18.75%) WAMP
7 9 (18.75%) WinForms
8 7 (14.58%) Web Services
9 6 (12.50%) HTML5
10 5 (10.42%) CSS3
11 4 (8.33%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Animation
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Windows
2 8 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Android
3 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Web Development
2 16 (33.33%) MVC
3 11 (22.92%) Content Management
4 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 9 (18.75%) Data Analysis
5 9 (18.75%) ETL
5 9 (18.75%) Information Architecture
6 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (14.58%) DevOps
6 7 (14.58%) IT Strategy
6 7 (14.58%) ITIL
6 7 (14.58%) Load Balancing
6 7 (14.58%) Task Automation
7 6 (12.50%) Analytics
8 4 (8.33%) Secure Coding
8 4 (8.33%) Test Automation
8 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 34 (70.83%) PHP
2 26 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 16 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 11 (22.92%) PHP 7
5 9 (18.75%) C#
5 9 (18.75%) SQL
5 9 (18.75%) T-SQL
6 7 (14.58%) Bash Shell
6 7 (14.58%) PHP 5
7 3 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (14.58%) Puppet
1 7 (14.58%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Adobe
2 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.75%) Cognos
3 9 (18.75%) Interwoven
4 3 (6.25%) Zend
5 2 (4.17%) Google
6 1 (2.08%) Facebook
6 1 (2.08%) Pardot
6 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.08%) Twitter
6 1 (2.08%) WooCommerce