Period
to 26 February 2020

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 26 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 279 273 293
Rank change year-on-year -6 +20 +8
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 23 53 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.25% 0.51% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.84% 3.21% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 17 50 41
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £35,500 £28,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £74,500 £57,625 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +37.50% -9.09% +10.00%

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 1,249 1,651 1,815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.78% 15.86% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,100 1,469 1,637
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +8.11% -2.63%

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 26 February 2020.

Salary histogram for WordPress in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2020, 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 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 13 (56.52%) HTML
2 13 (56.52%) CSS
3 10 (43.48%) PHP
3 10 (43.48%) Drupal
3 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
4 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (39.13%) CMS
4 9 (39.13%) React
5 7 (30.43%) Web Development
6 6 (26.09%) Scrum
6 6 (26.09%) Windows
6 6 (26.09%) OO
7 5 (21.74%) Java
7 5 (21.74%) SEO
7 5 (21.74%) Google
7 5 (21.74%) Marketing
7 5 (21.74%) TDD
8 4 (17.39%) Migration
8 4 (17.39%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (17.39%) RESTful
8 4 (17.39%) jQuery
8 4 (17.39%) C#
8 4 (17.39%) .NET
8 4 (17.39%) MySQL
8 4 (17.39%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (17.39%) DevOps
8 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
8 4 (17.39%) User Experience

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 10 (43.48%) Drupal
2 9 (39.13%) CMS
3 2 (8.70%) Confluence
3 2 (8.70%) EPiServer
3 2 (8.70%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.35%) InVision
2 1 (4.35%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
1 1 (4.35%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) GCP
2 2 (8.70%) AWS CodeDeploy
2 2 (8.70%) GitHub
2 2 (8.70%) MailChimp
2 2 (8.70%) Mimecast
3 1 (4.35%) Asana
3 1 (4.35%) Dropbox
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
2 4 (17.39%) PHPUnit
3 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.70%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.70%) WiX
4 1 (4.35%) Codeship
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 5 (21.74%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) PHP Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Drupal Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Junior
3 3 (13.04%) Junior Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.70%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) AWS Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Junior Web Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) CSS
1 13 (56.52%) HTML
2 9 (39.13%) React
3 4 (17.39%) .NET
3 4 (17.39%) HTML5
3 4 (17.39%) jQuery
3 4 (17.39%) Node.js
3 4 (17.39%) RESTful
3 4 (17.39%) Vue.js
4 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
4 3 (13.04%) LAMP
4 3 (13.04%) Redux
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (8.70%) Express
5 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (8.70%) Laravel
6 1 (4.35%) LESS
6 1 (4.35%) Sass
6 1 (4.35%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Cyberattack
2 2 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.35%) Blog
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Android
2 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Web Development
3 6 (26.09%) OO
3 6 (26.09%) Scrum
4 5 (21.74%) SEO
4 5 (21.74%) TDD
5 4 (17.39%) API Development
5 4 (17.39%) BDD
5 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (17.39%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (17.39%) DevOps
5 4 (17.39%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
5 4 (17.39%) Migration
5 4 (17.39%) SDLC
5 4 (17.39%) SOLID
6 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
6 3 (13.04%) Microservices
6 3 (13.04%) MVC
6 3 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 10 (43.48%) PHP
3 5 (21.74%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) C#
5 2 (8.70%) Kotlin
5 2 (8.70%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) Ruby
5 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Google
2 3 (13.04%) Adobe
3 2 (8.70%) WooCommerce
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Samsung