Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 186 172 166
Rank change year-on-year -14 -6 +36
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 26 54 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.61% 1.05% 1.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.75% 6.62% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24 50 89
East Midlands median annual salary £26,500 £28,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.36% -17.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £23,250 £21,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £38,750 £40,250 £43,750
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -5.71%

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 694 816 929
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 16.34% 15.83% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 504 656 697
East Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% +5.26% -2.56%
10th Percentile £25,150 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +2.22%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing WordPress as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for WordPress in the East Midlands

WordPress
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 -13 12 £26,500 +10.42% 4
Nottinghamshire +17 11 £28,500 +1.79% 1
Lincolnshire +21 1 £26,000 +20.93% 3
Northamptonshire -20 1 £21,000 -30.00% 8
Derbyshire - 1 £30,000 - 1
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
2 16 (61.54%) PHP
2 16 (61.54%) HTML
3 15 (57.69%) CSS
4 14 (53.85%) Marketing
5 13 (50.00%) Web Development
6 10 (38.46%) Time Management
6 10 (38.46%) MailChimp
7 9 (34.62%) MySQL
8 7 (26.92%) Photoshop
8 7 (26.92%) Finance
9 6 (23.08%) Adobe
9 6 (23.08%) Python
9 6 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (23.08%) Social Media
9 6 (23.08%) Front End Development
9 6 (23.08%) Wireframes
10 5 (19.23%) Node.js
10 5 (19.23%) Email Marketing
10 5 (19.23%) HTML5
10 5 (19.23%) CSS3
10 5 (19.23%) Twitter
10 5 (19.23%) jQuery
10 5 (19.23%) QA
10 5 (19.23%) Blog
10 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
10 5 (19.23%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft

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 4 (15.38%) CMS
1 4 (15.38%) nginx
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Photoshop
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.85%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
1 1 (3.85%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) MailChimp
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.85%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.85%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
1 3 (11.54%) Intranet
1 3 (11.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) Redis
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Grunt
2 2 (7.69%) gulp
3 1 (3.85%) Firebug
3 1 (3.85%) git-flow
3 1 (3.85%) webpack
General
1 14 (53.85%) Marketing
2 7 (26.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Web Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Email Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (19.23%) Marketing Communications Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Marketing Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Angular Developer
4 3 (11.54%) MongoDB Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Node.js Developer
4 3 (11.54%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing Assistant
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) HTML
2 15 (57.69%) CSS
3 5 (19.23%) CSS3
3 5 (19.23%) HTML5
3 5 (19.23%) jQuery
3 5 (19.23%) Node.js
4 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 3 (11.54%) LESS
5 3 (11.54%) Sass
6 2 (7.69%) Django
6 2 (7.69%) React
6 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.85%) Flask
7 1 (3.85%) Jinja
7 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (3.85%) Laravel
7 1 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (3.85%) REST
7 1 (3.85%) RESTful
7 1 (3.85%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Social Media
2 5 (19.23%) Blog
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Web Development
2 10 (38.46%) Time Management
3 6 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (23.08%) Front End Development
3 6 (23.08%) Wireframes
4 5 (19.23%) Email Marketing
5 3 (11.54%) Analytics
5 3 (11.54%) API Integration
5 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.54%) SEO
6 2 (7.69%) Adaptive Web Design
6 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
6 2 (7.69%) Content Management
6 2 (7.69%) OO
6 2 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.85%) Copywriting
7 1 (3.85%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.85%) OO PHP
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
2 16 (61.54%) PHP
3 6 (23.08%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Adobe
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (19.23%) Twitter
3 1 (3.85%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) WooCommerce