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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 19 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > East of England
6 months to
19 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 257 165 175
Rank change year-on-year -92 +10 +31
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 14 23 32
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.21% 0.60% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.59% 3.85% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 21
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,250 -
25th Percentile £30,625 £27,500 £24,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -12.50%
75th Percentile £40,000 £43,375 £48,750
90th Percentile £41,250 £49,500 -
England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +10.39% +10.00%

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 882 597 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.24% 15.48% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 416 374 464
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,325
25th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £36,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £61,000 £68,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £81,250 £74,625
England median annual salary £55,500 £54,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.83% +3.81% +5.00%

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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

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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

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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 19 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Norfolk -1 5 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Essex -37 4 £35,000 +14.75% 1
Hertfordshire -44 4 £35,000 -30.00% 4
Cambridgeshire -58 1 £32,500 -7.14% 1
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England

For the 6 months to 19 May 2022, 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 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 12 (85.71%) CSS
2 11 (78.57%) PHP
3 10 (71.43%) Web Development
3 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
4 8 (57.14%) Laravel
4 8 (57.14%) CMS
4 8 (57.14%) React
5 7 (50.00%) Docker
5 7 (50.00%) User Experience
5 7 (50.00%) HTML
5 7 (50.00%) Accessibility
5 7 (50.00%) Linux
6 6 (42.86%) AWS
6 6 (42.86%) Content Management
7 5 (35.71%) Ruby
7 5 (35.71%) Django
7 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
7 5 (35.71%) nginx
7 5 (35.71%) Symfony
7 5 (35.71%) Shopify
7 5 (35.71%) MariaDB
7 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
7 5 (35.71%) Semantic HTML
7 5 (35.71%) TypeScript
7 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
7 5 (35.71%) Heroku
7 5 (35.71%) Node.js
7 5 (35.71%) OO PHP
7 5 (35.71%) SEO

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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 (57.14%) CMS
2 5 (35.71%) Apache
2 5 (35.71%) Headless CMS
2 5 (35.71%) nginx
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) InVision
1 2 (14.29%) Sketch
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Shopify
2 1 (7.14%) Magento
2 1 (7.14%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) AWS
2 5 (35.71%) DigitalOcean
2 5 (35.71%) GCP
2 5 (35.71%) Heroku
2 5 (35.71%) prismic.io
2 5 (35.71%) Serverless
3 3 (21.43%) Figma
3 3 (21.43%) SaaS
4 2 (14.29%) GitHub
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (14.29%) Slack
5 1 (7.14%) Azure
5 1 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (7.14%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MariaDB
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
1 5 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) webpack
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
1 1 (7.14%) Organisational Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Web Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Web Designer
5 1 (7.14%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) Laravel
2 8 (57.14%) React
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
4 5 (35.71%) BREW
4 5 (35.71%) Django
4 5 (35.71%) GatsbyJS
4 5 (35.71%) LAMP
4 5 (35.71%) LAPP Stack
4 5 (35.71%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (35.71%) Next.js
4 5 (35.71%) Node.js
4 5 (35.71%) Nuxt
4 5 (35.71%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (35.71%) Semantic HTML
4 5 (35.71%) Symfony
4 5 (35.71%) Vue.js
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) User Experience
2 5 (35.71%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Web Development
2 6 (42.86%) Content Management
3 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure as Code
3 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
3 5 (35.71%) OO
3 5 (35.71%) OO PHP
3 5 (35.71%) SEO
3 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
4 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
4 3 (21.43%) Full Stack Development
4 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (14.29%) ERP
5 2 (14.29%) Fintech
5 2 (14.29%) UX Design
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Security Patching
6 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Time Management
6 1 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) PHP
3 5 (35.71%) Python
3 5 (35.71%) Ruby
3 5 (35.71%) TypeScript
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) DBS Check
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) Accessibility
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) WooCommerce