Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 301 285 311
Rank change year-on-year -16 +26 +7
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 61 82 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.50% 0.62% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.37% 3.62% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 49 71 90
East of England median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.14% +9.38%
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,750 £19,475
90th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £42,575
England median annual salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.48% -4.29% -

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 1811 2265 2681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.91% 17.20% 17.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1442 1894 2229
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.51% +3.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,341
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,375 £68,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +3 19 £29,000 -10.77% 2
Bedfordshire +24 14 £35,000 +16.67% 1
Essex +21 9 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Cambridgeshire -59 7 £27,000 -16.92% 1
Norfolk +17 6 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Suffolk +13 6 £33,750 +22.73% 1
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 47 (77.05%) HTML
1 47 (77.05%) CSS
2 46 (75.41%) PHP
3 44 (72.13%) JavaScript
4 39 (63.93%) Web Development
5 27 (44.26%) Laravel
6 24 (39.34%) HTML5
7 23 (37.70%) jQuery
8 21 (34.43%) CSS3
9 19 (31.15%) MySQL
10 18 (29.51%) Git (software)
11 17 (27.87%) CMS
11 17 (27.87%) AngularJS
12 14 (22.95%) MVC
13 13 (21.31%) Front End Development
14 11 (18.03%) Marketing
14 11 (18.03%) Linux
15 10 (16.39%) Web Design
15 10 (16.39%) Responsive Web Design
16 8 (13.11%) Symfony
17 7 (11.48%) Magento
17 7 (11.48%) Drupal
17 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
17 7 (11.48%) Workflow
17 7 (11.48%) E-Commerce
17 7 (11.48%) OOP
17 7 (11.48%) Sass
18 6 (9.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 6 (9.84%) OO
18 6 (9.84%) SQL

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 17 (27.87%) CMS
2 7 (11.48%) Drupal
3 4 (6.56%) Joomla!
4 3 (4.92%) Umbraco
5 2 (3.28%) Liferay
6 1 (1.64%) Apache
6 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.28%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.64%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.64%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Magento
2 4 (6.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) AdWords
2 1 (1.64%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) Extranet
1 3 (4.92%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.64%) Firewall
2 1 (1.64%) Network Security
2 1 (1.64%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.64%) SAN
2 1 (1.64%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.15%) MySQL
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (29.51%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.56%) RSpec
3 3 (4.92%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.64%) PhpStorm
4 1 (1.64%) Subversion
4 1 (1.64%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (18.03%) Marketing
2 6 (9.84%) Finance
3 5 (8.20%) Advertising
4 4 (6.56%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Automotive
5 1 (1.64%) Back Office
5 1 (1.64%) Games
5 1 (1.64%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (95.08%) Developer
2 30 (49.18%) Web Developer
3 28 (45.90%) PHP Developer
4 14 (22.95%) PHP Web Developer
5 12 (19.67%) WordPress Developer
6 8 (13.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (13.11%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (13.11%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 7 (11.48%) PHP WordPress Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Designer
8 5 (8.20%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (8.20%) Web Designer
9 4 (6.56%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Ruby Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Front End Web Designer
11 2 (3.28%) HTML CSS Developer
11 2 (3.28%) HTML Developer
11 2 (3.28%) Junior Web Developer
11 2 (3.28%) MySQL Developer
11 2 (3.28%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (77.05%) CSS
1 47 (77.05%) HTML
2 27 (44.26%) Laravel
3 24 (39.34%) HTML5
4 23 (37.70%) jQuery
5 21 (34.43%) CSS3
6 17 (27.87%) AngularJS
7 8 (13.11%) Symfony
8 7 (11.48%) Sass
9 6 (9.84%) RESTful
9 6 (9.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (9.84%) Web Services
10 5 (8.20%) Ajax
10 5 (8.20%) React
10 5 (8.20%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (6.56%) CodeIgniter
11 4 (6.56%) Haml
11 4 (6.56%) Vue (Vue.js)
12 3 (4.92%) CakePHP
12 3 (4.92%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) User Experience
2 3 (4.92%) Social Media
3 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.64%) Animation
4 1 (1.64%) Blog
4 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.64%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.64%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.64%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Linux
2 4 (6.56%) Mac OS X
3 3 (4.92%) Windows
4 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (63.93%) Web Development
2 14 (22.95%) MVC
3 13 (21.31%) Front End Development
4 10 (16.39%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (16.39%) Web Design
5 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (11.48%) E-Commerce
5 7 (11.48%) OOP
5 7 (11.48%) Workflow
6 6 (9.84%) OO
6 6 (9.84%) SEO
7 5 (8.20%) Mobile Development
8 4 (6.56%) BDD
8 4 (6.56%) Information Security
8 4 (6.56%) Open Source
8 4 (6.56%) TDD
9 3 (4.92%) OO PHP
9 3 (4.92%) Process Improvement
9 3 (4.92%) Time Management
10 2 (3.28%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 46 (75.41%) PHP
2 44 (72.13%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.84%) SQL
4 5 (8.20%) Ruby
5 4 (6.56%) Java
6 3 (4.92%) C#
6 3 (4.92%) PHP 5
7 2 (3.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) CCNA
1 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.64%) CISM
1 1 (1.64%) CISSP
1 1 (1.64%) Degree
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.64%) SANS
1 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Docker
1 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.64%) VMware NSX
1 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Capistrano
1 4 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.64%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco CME
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.64%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.28%) Adobe
2 2 (3.28%) Plumtree
2 2 (3.28%) Zend
3 1 (1.64%) Avaya
3 1 (1.64%) BEA
3 1 (1.64%) Capita
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco
3 1 (1.64%) Fortinet
3 1 (1.64%) Google
3 1 (1.64%) McAfee
3 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds
3 1 (1.64%) Sophos
3 1 (1.64%) VMware
3 1 (1.64%) WooCommerce