Period
to 10 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > East Midlands
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 116 169 180
Rank change year-on-year +53 +11 +12
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 5 29 48
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.30% 0.72% 0.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.21% 4.57% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 29 49
Median annual salary £41,250 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.92% - +12.07%
10th Percentile £31,750 £23,750 £20,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £42,600 £46,250
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

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 East Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 156 634 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.45% 15.78% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 126 512 759
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,500 £24,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £73,750 £61,500
England median annual salary £54,750 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.35% +2.00% +5.26%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in the East Midlands

WordPress
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WordPress in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for WordPress in the East Midlands

WordPress
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing WordPress in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Salary histogram for WordPress in the East Midlands

WordPress
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 10 August 2020. 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
Leicestershire +48 4 £42,500 +41.67% 2
Northamptonshire +37 1 £30,000 - 1
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 10 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) Laravel
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Sass
3 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) OO PHP
4 2 (40.00%) webpack
4 2 (40.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 2 (40.00%) Vue.js
4 2 (40.00%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (40.00%) npm
4 2 (40.00%) Yarn
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Redis
4 2 (40.00%) Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) npm
1 2 (40.00%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) webpack
2 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) Laravel
3 3 (60.00%) Sass
3 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Vue.js
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) LAMP
5 1 (20.00%) LESS
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) OO PHP
1 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP 7
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) GoCardless
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft