Period
to 20 September 2021

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 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 157 92 173
Rank change year-on-year -65 +81 +19
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 26 17 29
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.79% 1.31% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.18% 13.60% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 26
10th Percentile £30,575 £24,625 £21,500
25th Percentile £34,750 £29,625 £26,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £34,250 £31,750
Median % change year-on-year +16.79% +7.87% +0.79%
75th Percentile £53,750 £43,750 £36,563
90th Percentile " £53,750 £41,250
England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% +4.17%

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 362 125 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 11.04% 9.64% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 259 102 499
10th Percentile £23,500 £28,500 £25,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £34,733 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £48,750 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -17.95% +14.71% -
75th Percentile £50,625 £63,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £55,500 £88,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 20 September 2021.

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 20 September 2021. 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
Nottinghamshire -3 12 £40,000 +14.29% 3
Leicestershire -47 6 £47,500 +58.33% 2
Northamptonshire -34 4 £33,000 -4.35% 2
Derbyshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, 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 20 (76.92%) CMS
2 18 (69.23%) HTML
3 17 (65.38%) PHP
3 17 (65.38%) CSS
4 15 (57.69%) Web Development
5 14 (53.85%) MySQL
6 13 (50.00%) LAMP
6 13 (50.00%) Linux
6 13 (50.00%) Apache
6 13 (50.00%) Magento
6 13 (50.00%) WooCommerce
7 12 (46.15%) Shopify
7 12 (46.15%) LEMP Stack
7 12 (46.15%) Unit Testing
8 11 (42.31%) Ubuntu
8 11 (42.31%) Marketing
8 11 (42.31%) OpenUP
8 11 (42.31%) nginx
8 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
8 11 (42.31%) LESS
8 11 (42.31%) User Experience
8 11 (42.31%) Full Stack Development
9 9 (34.62%) Drupal
10 8 (30.77%) CRM
11 7 (26.92%) Content Management
11 7 (26.92%) Laravel
12 6 (23.08%) IaaS
12 6 (23.08%) DevOps
12 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
12 6 (23.08%) Marketing Automation

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 20 (76.92%) CMS
2 13 (50.00%) Apache
3 11 (42.31%) nginx
4 9 (34.62%) Drupal
5 6 (23.08%) Headless CMS
5 6 (23.08%) Kentico
5 6 (23.08%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (23.08%) Umbraco
6 1 (3.85%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Adobe XD
2 1 (3.85%) Figma
2 1 (3.85%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 13 (50.00%) Magento
2 12 (46.15%) Shopify
3 2 (7.69%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) IaaS
1 6 (23.08%) PaaS
2 2 (7.69%) Google Analytics
3 1 (3.85%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (3.85%) GitHub
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) DNS
1 6 (23.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.85%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 11 (42.31%) Marketing
2 6 (23.08%) Back Office
2 6 (23.08%) Influencing Skills
2 6 (23.08%) Presentation Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Advertising
4 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) Social Skills
5 1 (3.85%) Finance
5 1 (3.85%) Organisational Skills
5 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
2 15 (57.69%) Web Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Technical Director
3 6 (23.08%) Technical Leader
4 3 (11.54%) WordPress Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.69%) Head of Digital
5 2 (7.69%) Head of Digital Marketing
5 2 (7.69%) Head of Marketing
6 1 (3.85%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.85%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) HTML
2 17 (65.38%) CSS
3 13 (50.00%) LAMP
4 12 (46.15%) LEMP Stack
5 11 (42.31%) LESS
6 7 (26.92%) Laravel
7 6 (23.08%) .NET
7 6 (23.08%) React
8 3 (11.54%) HTML5
8 3 (11.54%) jQuery
9 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (3.85%) CSS3
10 1 (3.85%) Sass
10 1 (3.85%) Spring
10 1 (3.85%) Symfony
10 1 (3.85%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) Social Media
3 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 11 (42.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Web Development
2 12 (46.15%) Unit Testing
3 11 (42.31%) Full Stack Development
3 11 (42.31%) OpenUP
4 8 (30.77%) CRM
5 7 (26.92%) Content Management
6 6 (23.08%) Artificial Intelligence
6 6 (23.08%) DevOps
6 6 (23.08%) Jamstack
6 6 (23.08%) Marketing Automation
6 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 6 (23.08%) Open Source
6 6 (23.08%) People Management
6 6 (23.08%) Performance Optimisation
6 6 (23.08%) Personalization
6 6 (23.08%) Web Accessibility
7 4 (15.38%) SEO
8 2 (7.69%) Display Advertising
8 2 (7.69%) Email Marketing
8 2 (7.69%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) PHP
2 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) PHP 5
3 1 (3.85%) PHP 7
3 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) Accessibility
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) WooCommerce
2 6 (23.08%) Sitecore
3 2 (7.69%) Adobe
3 2 (7.69%) Google