Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 270 292 307
Rank change year-on-year +22 +15 +27
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 71 73 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.62% 0.61% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.21% 3.55% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 47 60 51
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £26,150 £21,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £42,842 £52,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +4.48%

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 1,686 2,058 2,246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.77% 17.19% 16.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,288 1,618 1,892
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,625 £67,500
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 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 August 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 21 August 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
Essex +47 25 £40,000 +53.85% 4
Suffolk +14 15 £24,500 -30.00% 5
Cambridgeshire -2 15 £32,500 +16.07% 3
Bedfordshire +8 8 £37,500 +15.38%
Norfolk +13 6 £32,500 +8.33% 7
Hertfordshire -16 2 £27,750 -26.00% 4
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 46 (64.79%) PHP
2 34 (47.89%) Web Development
3 31 (43.66%) HTML
4 30 (42.25%) CSS
5 27 (38.03%) JavaScript
6 23 (32.39%) Laravel
7 20 (28.17%) CMS
8 18 (25.35%) jQuery
9 15 (21.13%) Software Engineering
9 15 (21.13%) Vue.js
10 14 (19.72%) React Native
11 13 (18.31%) MySQL
12 12 (16.90%) SEO
12 12 (16.90%) HTML5
13 11 (15.49%) Git (software)
13 11 (15.49%) Linux
14 10 (14.08%) Photoshop
14 10 (14.08%) Finance
14 10 (14.08%) Adobe Illustrator
14 10 (14.08%) CSS3
14 10 (14.08%) Drupal
15 9 (12.68%) Marketing
15 9 (12.68%) MVC
15 9 (12.68%) Adobe
15 9 (12.68%) Salesforce.com
16 8 (11.27%) People Management
16 8 (11.27%) SDLC
16 8 (11.27%) DevOps
16 8 (11.27%) Front End Development
16 8 (11.27%) Dynamics 365

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 20 (28.17%) CMS
2 10 (14.08%) Drupal
3 7 (9.86%) Joomla!
4 6 (8.45%) Apache
5 4 (5.63%) Zope
6 1 (1.41%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (14.08%) Photoshop
2 5 (7.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (7.04%) InDesign
3 1 (1.41%) InVision
Business Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Magento
2 1 (1.41%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.27%) Dynamics 365
2 7 (9.86%) SaaS
3 2 (2.82%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.82%) MailChimp
4 1 (1.41%) AdWords
4 1 (1.41%) Slack
4 1 (1.41%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) SMS
2 4 (5.63%) Internet
3 1 (1.41%) IPv4
3 1 (1.41%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) MySQL
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.41%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.45%) gulp
3 4 (5.63%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (4.23%) Jasmine
4 3 (4.23%) Protractor
4 3 (4.23%) webpack
5 2 (2.82%) Grunt
6 1 (1.41%) Bower
6 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.41%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (14.08%) Finance
2 9 (12.68%) Marketing
3 5 (7.04%) Retail
4 4 (5.63%) Legal
5 1 (1.41%) Advertising
5 1 (1.41%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 50 (70.42%) Developer
2 15 (21.13%) Web Developer
3 13 (18.31%) PHP Developer
4 9 (12.68%) Full Stack Developer
4 9 (12.68%) Senior Developer
5 8 (11.27%) Development Manager
5 8 (11.27%) Digital Development Manager
5 8 (11.27%) Software Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (9.86%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Designer
8 4 (5.63%) Administrator
8 4 (5.63%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Web Administrator
8 4 (5.63%) WordPress Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.82%) Senior Designer
10 2 (2.82%) Web Designer
11 1 (1.41%) HTML Developer
11 1 (1.41%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (43.66%) HTML
2 30 (42.25%) CSS
3 23 (32.39%) Laravel
4 18 (25.35%) jQuery
5 15 (21.13%) Vue.js
6 14 (19.72%) React Native
7 12 (16.90%) HTML5
8 10 (14.08%) CSS3
9 7 (9.86%) AngularJS
9 7 (9.86%) LAMP
10 6 (8.45%) Node.js
11 5 (7.04%) Apache Cordova
11 5 (7.04%) CakePHP
11 5 (7.04%) Django
11 5 (7.04%) PhoneGap
11 5 (7.04%) RESTful
12 4 (5.63%) Flash
12 4 (5.63%) Sass
12 4 (5.63%) XML
12 4 (5.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) User Experience
2 4 (5.63%) Freedom of Information
2 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.63%) Photography
3 3 (4.23%) Social Media
4 2 (2.82%) Fintech
5 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.41%) Blog
5 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.41%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.49%) Linux
2 1 (1.41%) CentOS
2 1 (1.41%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.89%) Web Development
2 15 (21.13%) Software Engineering
3 12 (16.90%) SEO
4 9 (12.68%) MVC
5 8 (11.27%) DevOps
5 8 (11.27%) Front End Development
5 8 (11.27%) People Management
5 8 (11.27%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (11.27%) SDLC
5 8 (11.27%) TDD
5 8 (11.27%) Web Design
6 7 (9.86%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (8.45%) Logistics
8 5 (7.04%) Content Management
8 5 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.04%) OOP
9 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.23%) Email Marketing
10 3 (4.23%) OO
10 3 (4.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (64.79%) PHP
2 27 (38.03%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.45%) Python
4 3 (4.23%) ES6
4 3 (4.23%) SQL
5 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.41%) Java
6 1 (1.41%) Perl
6 1 (1.41%) Ruby
6 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.41%) Icinga
1 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (12.68%) Adobe
1 9 (12.68%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (4.23%) Google
3 1 (1.41%) Pardot
3 1 (1.41%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (1.41%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.41%) WooCommerce