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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
London / City of London
Rank 196 246 260
Rank change year-on-year +50 +14  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 23 24 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.45% 0.34% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.67% 1.97% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 56
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,300 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

WordPress is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Application Platform Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 860 1221 2119
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 17.01% 17.21% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 778 1074 1824
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing WordPress as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WordPress in the City of London

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 24 (64.86%) CSS
2 23 (62.16%) HTML
3 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
4 17 (45.95%) PHP
5 16 (43.24%) MySQL
5 16 (43.24%) jQuery
6 15 (40.54%) HTML5
7 11 (29.73%) Finance
8 10 (27.03%) CMS
8 10 (27.03%) LAMP
9 9 (24.32%) Magento
9 9 (24.32%) CSS3
9 9 (24.32%) Marketing
9 9 (24.32%) Web Development
10 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
10 8 (21.62%) Linux
10 8 (21.62%) E-Commerce
11 7 (18.92%) Content Management
11 7 (18.92%) Degree
11 7 (18.92%) Drupal
11 7 (18.92%) AngularJS
12 6 (16.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 6 (16.22%) Publishing
12 6 (16.22%) Adobe
12 6 (16.22%) SQL
12 6 (16.22%) Front End Development
13 5 (13.51%) Grunt
13 5 (13.51%) User Experience
13 5 (13.51%) .NET
13 5 (13.51%) Web Services

WordPress
Top Related 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 10 (27.03%) CMS
2 7 (18.92%) Drupal
3 6 (16.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Apache
5 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.11%) GitHub
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.70%) Datadog
2 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.41%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) Internet
3 1 (2.70%) Extranet
3 1 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) MySQL
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.41%) Redis
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Grunt
2 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) gulp
3 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.70%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.70%) Codeship
3 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.70%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (2.70%) Mocha
3 1 (2.70%) Protractor
3 1 (2.70%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 9 (24.32%) Marketing
3 6 (16.22%) Publishing
4 4 (10.81%) Banking
5 2 (5.41%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) PHP Developer
3 7 (18.92%) HTML Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Web Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (16.22%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (13.51%) WordPress Developer
6 4 (10.81%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (10.81%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (10.81%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
7 3 (8.11%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Lead Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Web Manager
8 2 (5.41%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (64.86%) CSS
2 23 (62.16%) HTML
3 16 (43.24%) jQuery
4 15 (40.54%) HTML5
5 10 (27.03%) LAMP
6 9 (24.32%) CSS3
7 7 (18.92%) AngularJS
8 5 (13.51%) .NET
8 5 (13.51%) Web Services
9 4 (10.81%) HTML5 Canvas
9 4 (10.81%) XHTML
10 3 (8.11%) Apache Flex
10 3 (8.11%) Backbone.js
10 3 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (5.41%) Ajax
11 2 (5.41%) DOM
12 1 (2.70%) CodeIgniter
12 1 (2.70%) LESS
12 1 (2.70%) Sass
12 1 (2.70%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) User Experience
2 4 (10.81%) New Media
2 4 (10.81%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Social Media
4 1 (2.70%) iPad
4 1 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Web Development
2 8 (21.62%) E-Commerce
3 7 (18.92%) Content Management
4 6 (16.22%) Front End Development
5 5 (13.51%) Web Design
6 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.11%) API Integration
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.11%) Information Architecture
7 3 (8.11%) ITIL
7 3 (8.11%) ITIL V3
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum
7 3 (8.11%) Typography
8 2 (5.41%) Analytics
8 2 (5.41%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
8 2 (5.41%) Email Marketing
8 2 (5.41%) Kanban
8 2 (5.41%) Performance Optimisation
8 2 (5.41%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (5.41%) Webhook
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
2 17 (45.95%) PHP
3 6 (16.22%) SQL
4 5 (13.51%) C#
5 2 (5.41%) Java
6 1 (2.70%) GraphQL
6 1 (2.70%) PHP 5
6 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Docker
2 2 (5.41%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Capistrano
1 1 (2.70%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Adobe
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (8.11%) Interwoven
4 2 (5.41%) Demandware
4 2 (5.41%) hybris
5 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.70%) Splunk
5 1 (2.70%) Zend
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