Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 210 249 299
Rank change year-on-year +39 +50 -36
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 49 71 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.80% 0.75% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.20% 4.99% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 28 26 49
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +14.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £48,750 £55,625 £42,750
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 943 1,423 1,730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.38% 15.08% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 665 1,026 1,375
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,070 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.15% +0.15% -4.05%
10th Percentile £27,112 £26,118 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +4.35%

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

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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 18 January 2020.

Salary histogram for WordPress in the East of England

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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 18 January 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 +69 24 £37,500 +25.00% 8
Norfolk 0 12 £35,000 +9.38% 7
Essex +7 10 £35,000 +55.56% 10
Cambridgeshire +10 2 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Bedfordshire +10 1 £45,000 +66.67% 1
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 36 (73.47%) HTML
1 36 (73.47%) CSS
2 25 (51.02%) JavaScript
3 24 (48.98%) PHP
3 24 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (48.98%) Magento
3 24 (48.98%) User Experience
4 22 (44.90%) Git (software)
4 22 (44.90%) Web Development
5 21 (42.86%) Wireframes
6 20 (40.82%) Marketing
7 18 (36.73%) E-Commerce
8 17 (34.69%) Adobe
9 16 (32.65%) HTML5
9 16 (32.65%) CSS3
9 16 (32.65%) Laravel
10 15 (30.61%) Responsive Web Design
10 15 (30.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 15 (30.61%) Retail
11 14 (28.57%) Web Design
12 13 (26.53%) MVC
13 12 (24.49%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (24.49%) B2C
13 12 (24.49%) Scrum
13 12 (24.49%) Smartphone
14 11 (22.45%) OO
14 11 (22.45%) OO PHP
14 11 (22.45%) Ionic Framework
14 11 (22.45%) webpack
14 11 (22.45%) Test Automation

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 11 (22.45%) ExpressionEngine
1 11 (22.45%) nginx
2 7 (14.29%) CMS
3 4 (8.16%) Drupal
3 4 (8.16%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.04%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (30.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (4.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (48.98%) Magento
2 11 (22.45%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (2.04%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) AWS
1 11 (22.45%) Azure
2 2 (4.08%) MailChimp
3 1 (2.04%) BrowserStack
3 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
1 1 (2.04%) IPv4
1 1 (2.04%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (44.90%) Git (software)
2 11 (22.45%) Babel
2 11 (22.45%) webpack
3 2 (4.08%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (40.82%) Marketing
2 15 (30.61%) Retail
3 3 (6.12%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (61.22%) Developer
2 18 (36.73%) Designer
3 13 (26.53%) Full Stack Developer
4 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce Designer
4 12 (24.49%) Senior Designer
4 12 (24.49%) Senior UX Designer
4 12 (24.49%) UX Designer
5 8 (16.33%) PHP Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Web Developer
6 7 (14.29%) WordPress Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Digital Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Web Designer
8 4 (8.16%) Digital Marketing Developer
8 4 (8.16%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (8.16%) HTML Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Marketing Web Developer
8 4 (8.16%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (8.16%) PHP WordPress Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (4.08%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (73.47%) CSS
1 36 (73.47%) HTML
2 16 (32.65%) CSS3
2 16 (32.65%) HTML5
2 16 (32.65%) Laravel
3 11 (22.45%) Ionic Framework
3 11 (22.45%) NativeScript
3 11 (22.45%) Tailwind CSS
3 11 (22.45%) Vue.js
4 9 (18.37%) XHTML
5 8 (16.33%) jQuery
6 3 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (4.08%) LAMP
8 1 (2.04%) .NET
8 1 (2.04%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.04%) JSON
8 1 (2.04%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 24 (48.98%) User Experience
2 12 (24.49%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) CentOS
1 1 (2.04%) Fedora
1 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.90%) Web Development
3 21 (42.86%) Wireframes
4 18 (36.73%) E-Commerce
5 15 (30.61%) Responsive Web Design
6 14 (28.57%) Web Design
7 13 (26.53%) MVC
8 12 (24.49%) B2C
8 12 (24.49%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (24.49%) Scrum
9 11 (22.45%) Deployment Automation
9 11 (22.45%) OO
9 11 (22.45%) OO PHP
9 11 (22.45%) Performance Optimisation
9 11 (22.45%) Test Automation
10 8 (16.33%) Front End Development
11 5 (10.20%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (8.16%) SEO
13 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
13 2 (4.08%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 25 (51.02%) JavaScript
2 24 (48.98%) PHP
3 11 (22.45%) ES6
4 1 (2.04%) C#
4 1 (2.04%) Python
4 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.04%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) HAProxy
1 1 (2.04%) Icinga
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Adobe
2 2 (4.08%) WooCommerce
3 1 (2.04%) Apple
3 1 (2.04%) Google
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft