Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 254 290 285
Rank change year-on-year +36 -5 +40
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 74 62 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.72% 0.52% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.80% 3.38% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 42 51 71
East of England median annual salary £32,720 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.68% - -7.14%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £42,842 £42,500 £37,500
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -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 1,541 1,834 2,305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.08% 15.24% 17.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,142 1,468 1,916
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -2.17% +8.24%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,375 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing WordPress as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 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
Cambridgeshire +41 23 £35,000 +32.08% 7
Suffolk +13 20 £24,500 -27.41% 2
Essex +21 17 £40,000 +23.08% 6
Norfolk +9 7 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Hertfordshire -11 4 £30,000 +3.45% 3
Bedfordshire -15 3 £35,000 -
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 of England region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 51 (68.92%) PHP
2 31 (41.89%) Web Development
3 29 (39.19%) JavaScript
4 28 (37.84%) HTML
5 27 (36.49%) CSS
6 25 (33.78%) Laravel
7 23 (31.08%) CMS
8 20 (27.03%) Vue.js
9 19 (25.68%) jQuery
10 18 (24.32%) React Native
11 15 (20.27%) SaaS
12 14 (18.92%) Software Engineering
13 12 (16.22%) Linux
14 11 (14.86%) MySQL
14 11 (14.86%) Finance
14 11 (14.86%) Drupal
14 11 (14.86%) DevOps
15 10 (13.51%) Node.js
15 10 (13.51%) TDD
15 10 (13.51%) SEO
15 10 (13.51%) Adobe Illustrator
15 10 (13.51%) Photoshop
15 10 (13.51%) Internet
16 9 (12.16%) Adobe
16 9 (12.16%) Magento
17 8 (10.81%) Git (software)
17 8 (10.81%) MVC
17 8 (10.81%) Python
17 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
17 8 (10.81%) Problem-Solving

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 23 (31.08%) CMS
2 11 (14.86%) Drupal
3 7 (9.46%) Joomla!
4 6 (8.11%) Apache
5 5 (6.76%) ExpressionEngine
6 4 (5.41%) Zope
7 3 (4.05%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (13.51%) Photoshop
2 5 (6.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (6.76%) InDesign
3 1 (1.35%) InVision
Business Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Magento
2 1 (1.35%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.27%) SaaS
2 5 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.76%) IaaS
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.70%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.70%) MailChimp
3 2 (2.70%) Trello
4 1 (1.35%) AdWords
4 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.35%) npm
4 1 (1.35%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.51%) Internet
2 6 (8.11%) SMS
3 3 (4.05%) IPv4
3 3 (4.05%) IPv6
4 1 (1.35%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.86%) MySQL
2 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.76%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.05%) MariaDB
4 3 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.46%) gulp
3 4 (5.41%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (4.05%) Jasmine
4 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.05%) Protractor
4 3 (4.05%) webpack
5 2 (2.70%) Grunt
6 1 (1.35%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (14.86%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Marketing
3 6 (8.11%) Publishing
4 5 (6.76%) Retail
5 4 (5.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.35%) Advertising
6 1 (1.35%) Electronics
6 1 (1.35%) Law
6 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (71.62%) Developer
2 18 (24.32%) Web Developer
3 14 (18.92%) PHP Developer
4 10 (13.51%) Full Stack Developer
4 10 (13.51%) Senior Developer
5 9 (12.16%) Senior Software Developer
5 9 (12.16%) Software Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (6.76%) Administrator
7 5 (6.76%) Designer
7 5 (6.76%) Incident Manager
7 5 (6.76%) Security Incident Manager
7 5 (6.76%) Security Manager
7 5 (6.76%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Web Administrator
8 4 (5.41%) WordPress Developer
9 3 (4.05%) HTML Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (37.84%) HTML
2 27 (36.49%) CSS
3 25 (33.78%) Laravel
4 20 (27.03%) Vue.js
5 19 (25.68%) jQuery
6 18 (24.32%) React Native
7 10 (13.51%) Node.js
8 7 (9.46%) HTML5
8 7 (9.46%) Sass
9 6 (8.11%) LAMP
10 5 (6.76%) CakePHP
10 5 (6.76%) CSS3
10 5 (6.76%) Django
11 4 (5.41%) .NET
11 4 (5.41%) Flash
11 4 (5.41%) XML
11 4 (5.41%) XSLT
12 3 (4.05%) AngularJS
12 3 (4.05%) LAPP Stack
12 3 (4.05%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) Security Operations Centre
1 5 (6.76%) User Experience
2 4 (5.41%) Freedom of Information
2 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.41%) Photography
3 3 (4.05%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.70%) Fintech
5 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.35%) Marketing Technology
5 1 (1.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.22%) Linux
2 3 (4.05%) CentOS
2 3 (4.05%) Fedora
3 1 (1.35%) Android
3 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.89%) Web Development
2 14 (18.92%) Software Engineering
3 11 (14.86%) DevOps
4 10 (13.51%) SEO
4 10 (13.51%) TDD
5 8 (10.81%) MVC
5 8 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.11%) Front End Development
7 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.76%) Content Management
7 5 (6.76%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (6.76%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.76%) ITIL
7 5 (6.76%) OWASP
7 5 (6.76%) Problem Management
7 5 (6.76%) Security Operations
7 5 (6.76%) Workflow
8 4 (5.41%) SDLC
9 3 (4.05%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 51 (68.92%) PHP
2 29 (39.19%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.81%) Python
4 3 (4.05%) ES6
4 3 (4.05%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.70%) SQL
6 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.35%) C
6 1 (1.35%) Java
6 1 (1.35%) Perl
6 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 5 (6.76%) CCSP
1 5 (6.76%) CEH
1 5 (6.76%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (6.76%) CISM
1 5 (6.76%) CISSP
1 5 (6.76%) Degree
1 5 (6.76%) SANS
1 5 (6.76%) SSCP
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) HAProxy
1 3 (4.05%) Icinga
2 2 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (12.16%) Adobe
2 2 (2.70%) Google
2 2 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.70%) WooCommerce
3 1 (1.35%) Sitecore