Period
to 24 September 2018

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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 202 218
Rank change year-on-year +17 +16 +3
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 38 24 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.80% 0.47% 0.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.56% 2.88% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 46
East Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £28,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.07% -20.00% +16.67%
10th Percentile £20,250 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £46,250 £35,950 £43,750
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 834 833 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.47% 16.39% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 690 663 776
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -1.28%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £22,125
90th Percentile £66,625 £61,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 24 September 2018.

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 24 September 2018. 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
Northamptonshire -2 14 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Nottinghamshire +16 12 £35,000 +25.00% 7
Lincolnshire +10 7 £30,000 +22.45% 3
Leicestershire -14 4 £50,000 +73.91% 7
Derbyshire +5 1 £30,000 - 2
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, 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 30 (78.95%) JavaScript
1 30 (78.95%) PHP
2 24 (63.16%) HTML
3 23 (60.53%) CSS
4 22 (57.89%) Web Development
5 18 (47.37%) Magento
6 16 (42.11%) E-Commerce
7 15 (39.47%) MySQL
8 13 (34.21%) HTML5
9 12 (31.58%) Marketing
9 12 (31.58%) jQuery
10 11 (28.95%) Sass
11 10 (26.32%) Google
12 9 (23.68%) Drupal
13 7 (18.42%) Linux
13 7 (18.42%) OO
13 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
14 6 (15.79%) CSS3
14 6 (15.79%) Laravel
14 6 (15.79%) MVC
14 6 (15.79%) Retail
14 6 (15.79%) WooCommerce
15 5 (13.16%) OOP
15 5 (13.16%) OO PHP
15 5 (13.16%) Symfony
15 5 (13.16%) Mac OS
16 4 (10.53%) Zend
16 4 (10.53%) TypeScript
16 4 (10.53%) Google Cloud Platform

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 9 (23.68%) Drupal
2 4 (10.53%) CMS
3 2 (5.26%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) nginx
4 1 (2.63%) Community Server
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.63%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 18 (47.37%) Magento
2 1 (2.63%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.53%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (7.89%) Google Analytics
4 2 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.26%) Amazon S3
4 2 (5.26%) CloudFront
4 2 (5.26%) DigitalOcean
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.26%) npm
4 2 (5.26%) Yarn
5 1 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (2.63%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) SSH
2 1 (2.63%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) MySQL
2 4 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.89%) Grunt
2 3 (7.89%) gulp
3 2 (5.26%) Android Studio
3 2 (5.26%) Vagrant
3 2 (5.26%) webpack
3 2 (5.26%) Xcode
4 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.63%) CircleCI
4 1 (2.63%) Firebug
4 1 (2.63%) git-flow
4 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.63%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Selenium
4 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (31.58%) Marketing
2 6 (15.79%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (92.11%) Developer
2 15 (39.47%) PHP Developer
3 14 (36.84%) Web Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Software Developer
5 5 (13.16%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (10.53%) WordPress Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (7.89%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 3 (7.89%) PHP WordPress Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (5.26%) Junior
8 2 (5.26%) Junior Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Lead Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Lead PHP Developer
8 2 (5.26%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Ruby Developer
9 1 (2.63%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (63.16%) HTML
2 23 (60.53%) CSS
3 13 (34.21%) HTML5
4 12 (31.58%) jQuery
5 11 (28.95%) Sass
6 6 (15.79%) CSS3
6 6 (15.79%) Laravel
7 5 (13.16%) Symfony
8 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
8 4 (10.53%) GraphQL
8 4 (10.53%) gRPC
8 4 (10.53%) LAMP
8 4 (10.53%) React
8 4 (10.53%) React Native
9 3 (7.89%) Node.js
10 2 (5.26%) Angular 2
10 2 (5.26%) Apache Cordova
10 2 (5.26%) PhoneGap
10 2 (5.26%) REST
10 2 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
1 4 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (7.89%) Social Media
3 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.63%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Mac OS
3 4 (10.53%) Windows
4 2 (5.26%) Android
5 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Web Development
2 16 (42.11%) E-Commerce
3 7 (18.42%) OO
4 6 (15.79%) MVC
5 5 (13.16%) OO PHP
5 5 (13.16%) OOP
6 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.53%) Analytics
6 4 (10.53%) Front End Development
6 4 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (10.53%) SOA
7 3 (7.89%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 3 (7.89%) Creative Marketing
7 3 (7.89%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (7.89%) Mobile Development
7 3 (7.89%) Pay per click
7 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.26%) Content Management
8 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (78.95%) JavaScript
1 30 (78.95%) PHP
2 4 (10.53%) Ruby
2 4 (10.53%) TypeScript
3 2 (5.26%) ES6
3 2 (5.26%) Go
3 2 (5.26%) PHP 7
3 2 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (2.63%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Kubernetes
2 2 (5.26%) cPanel
2 2 (5.26%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Google
2 6 (15.79%) WooCommerce
3 4 (10.53%) Zend
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe
4 1 (2.63%) Twitter