Period
to 21 September 2021

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

WordPress
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 209 127 223
Rank change year-on-year -82 +96 +49
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 25 14 56
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.48% 0.71% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.13% 4.86% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 44
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £29,750 £35,125 £29,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year - +21.43% -
75th Percentile £64,375 £66,875 £42,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £53,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £44,567 £37,500
% change year-on-year -10.25% +18.85% +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 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 798 288 1,078
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.25% 14.51% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 419 247 820
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £25,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.85%
75th Percentile £62,500 £55,625 £55,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 21 September 2021.

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 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
Cambridgeshire -60 10 £56,250 -2.17% 2
Suffolk -10 8 £30,000 -29.41%
Essex -11 6 £31,500 -13.10% 5
Norfolk - 1 £42,500 - 1
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 of England region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 18 (72.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (64.00%) PHP
3 13 (52.00%) CSS
3 13 (52.00%) Web Development
4 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
5 10 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 9 (36.00%) HTML
7 8 (32.00%) CMS
7 8 (32.00%) Linux
7 8 (32.00%) Apache
7 8 (32.00%) Marketing
8 7 (28.00%) jQuery
8 7 (28.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (28.00%) Organisational Skills
9 6 (24.00%) Front End Development
9 6 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (24.00%) DevOps
9 6 (24.00%) RESTful
10 5 (20.00%) CentOS
10 5 (20.00%) Drupal
10 5 (20.00%) Time Management
10 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (20.00%) Content Management
10 5 (20.00%) Logistics
10 5 (20.00%) Python
10 5 (20.00%) MySQL
10 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 5 (20.00%) Web Services
10 5 (20.00%) LAMP
10 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL

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 8 (32.00%) Apache
1 8 (32.00%) CMS
2 5 (20.00%) Drupal
3 3 (12.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (8.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Magento
2 3 (12.00%) Shopify
3 1 (4.00%) NetSuite
3 1 (4.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) AWS
1 3 (12.00%) Firebase
1 3 (12.00%) GCP
1 3 (12.00%) Rackspace Cloud
2 2 (8.00%) Canva
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (4.00%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (4.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (4.00%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Intranet
1 5 (20.00%) IPv4
1 5 (20.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MariaDB
1 5 (20.00%) MySQL
1 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 8 (32.00%) Marketing
2 7 (28.00%) Organisational Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Documentation Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Linux Scripter
3 5 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 5 (20.00%) WordPress Developer
4 3 (12.00%) CMS Developer
4 3 (12.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Database Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (8.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Backend Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Social Media Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) CSS
2 9 (36.00%) HTML
3 7 (28.00%) jQuery
4 6 (24.00%) RESTful
5 5 (20.00%) LAMP
5 5 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
5 5 (20.00%) React
5 5 (20.00%) Sass
5 5 (20.00%) Web Services
6 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (16.00%) CSS3
6 4 (16.00%) HTML5
6 4 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (12.00%) Ajax
7 3 (12.00%) JSON
7 3 (12.00%) Laravel
8 2 (8.00%) Vue.js
9 1 (4.00%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (4.00%) React Native
9 1 (4.00%) WebXR
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.00%) Social Media
3 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 2 (8.00%) Video Editing
4 1 (4.00%) Graphic Design
4 1 (4.00%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) CentOS
2 5 (20.00%) Fedora
3 3 (12.00%) Android
3 3 (12.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Web Development
2 10 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (28.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (24.00%) DevOps
4 6 (24.00%) Front End Development
4 6 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.00%) Content Management
5 5 (20.00%) Logistics
5 5 (20.00%) Open Source
5 5 (20.00%) SEO
5 5 (20.00%) Time Management
6 3 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (12.00%) Full Stack Development
6 3 (12.00%) Microservices
6 3 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Technology Roadmap
6 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Observability
7 1 (4.00%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (64.00%) PHP
3 5 (20.00%) Python
3 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) GDPR
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) HAProxy
1 5 (20.00%) Icinga
1 5 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Google
1 4 (16.00%) WooCommerce
2 3 (12.00%) Adobe
2 3 (12.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards