Period
to 15 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 15 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 137 204 282
Rank change year-on-year +67 +78 +3
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 20 66 68
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.74% 0.92% 0.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.48% 6.21% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 20 54 49
Median annual salary £43,750 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,250 £26,200
90th Percentile £68,750 £53,750 £46,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%

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 of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 365 1,063 1,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.51% 14.75% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 296 793 1,301
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in the East of England

WordPress
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for WordPress in the East of England

WordPress
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing WordPress in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 August 2020.

Salary histogram for WordPress in the East of England

WordPress
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the East of England region over the 6 months to 15 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
Hertfordshire +54 8 £36,500 -2.67% 2
Essex +11 6 £32,500 -7.14% 6
Cambridgeshire +49 4 £62,500 +66.67% 3
Suffolk +27 2 - - 2
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 15 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 of England region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 13 (65.00%) HTML
1 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (65.00%) CSS
2 12 (60.00%) Web Development
3 11 (55.00%) PHP
4 7 (35.00%) Linux
4 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) Marketing
4 7 (35.00%) HTML5
4 7 (35.00%) User Experience
4 7 (35.00%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (30.00%) MySQL
6 5 (25.00%) Finance
6 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (25.00%) jQuery
7 4 (20.00%) Smartphone
7 4 (20.00%) Retail
7 4 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (20.00%) Node.js
7 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (20.00%) TypeScript
7 4 (20.00%) Scrum
7 4 (20.00%) Web Design
7 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (20.00%) B2C
7 4 (20.00%) Wireframes
8 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (15.00%) LAPP Stack
8 3 (15.00%) Adobe
8 3 (15.00%) IPv4

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (15.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (10.00%) InDesign
1 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (10.00%) Sketch
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
1 3 (15.00%) IPv4
1 3 (15.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) MariaDB
2 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) gulp
General
1 7 (35.00%) Marketing
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (10.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Designer
4 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce Designer
4 4 (20.00%) UX Designer
5 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (15.00%) PHP Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) Web Designer
7 1 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (5.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Junior
7 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Junior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Junior PHP Developer
7 1 (5.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
7 1 (5.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) CSS
1 13 (65.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) HTML5
3 5 (25.00%) jQuery
4 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (20.00%) Node.js
5 3 (15.00%) LAMP
5 3 (15.00%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (10.00%) CSS3
6 2 (10.00%) Laravel
6 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.00%) Sass
7 1 (5.00%) Twig
7 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) User Experience
2 4 (20.00%) Smartphone
3 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) CentOS
2 3 (15.00%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Web Development
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (20.00%) B2C
3 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (20.00%) Scrum
3 4 (20.00%) Web Design
3 4 (20.00%) Wireframes
4 3 (15.00%) Logistics
4 3 (15.00%) Open Source
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Content Management
6 1 (5.00%) Content Marketing
6 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.00%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) PHP
3 4 (20.00%) TypeScript
4 3 (15.00%) Python
4 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) HAProxy
1 3 (15.00%) Icinga
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Adobe