Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 304 265 306
Rank change year-on-year -39 +41 +22
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 57 99 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.46% 0.79% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.15% 4.36% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 48 92 72
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -4.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £25,438 £25,050 £21,375
90th Percentile £44,125 £38,625 £52,150
England median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71% -

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 1,812 2,270 2,589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.54% 18.22% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,457 1,871 2,104
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +8.67% +1.76%
10th Percentile £26,650 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £69,000
England median annual salary £49,328 £46,235 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.69% +2.74% +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 19 February 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 19 February 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
Bedfordshire +35 15 £35,000 +16.67% 3
Essex +10 15 £34,000 -2.86% 7
Hertfordshire -14 11 £40,000 +23.08% 6
Suffolk +13 9 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Norfolk +18 5 £30,500 +14.02% 7
Cambridgeshire -81 2 - - 3
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 48 (84.21%) CSS
2 47 (82.46%) HTML
3 42 (73.68%) PHP
4 41 (71.93%) JavaScript
5 40 (70.18%) Web Development
6 21 (36.84%) CMS
7 20 (35.09%) MySQL
7 20 (35.09%) jQuery
7 20 (35.09%) Laravel
8 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
8 14 (24.56%) AngularJS
8 14 (24.56%) Marketing
9 13 (22.81%) E-Commerce
9 13 (22.81%) HTML5
10 12 (21.05%) .NET
11 11 (19.30%) CSS3
12 10 (17.54%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (17.54%) Front End Development
12 10 (17.54%) OOP
13 9 (15.79%) Drupal
13 9 (15.79%) OO
14 8 (14.04%) Linux
14 8 (14.04%) C#
14 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
14 8 (14.04%) Finance
14 8 (14.04%) MVC
14 8 (14.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 8 (14.04%) Ajax
15 7 (12.28%) SQL
15 7 (12.28%) Adobe

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 21 (36.84%) CMS
2 9 (15.79%) Drupal
3 5 (8.77%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (7.02%) Apache
5 3 (5.26%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.75%) IIS
6 1 (1.75%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.75%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (1.75%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) AdWords
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.26%) Office 365
2 2 (3.51%) Asana
2 2 (3.51%) G Suite
3 1 (1.75%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) SMS
2 3 (5.26%) Extranet
3 2 (3.51%) Internet
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.75%) DNS
4 1 (1.75%) Firewall
4 1 (1.75%) Network Security
4 1 (1.75%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.75%) SAN
4 1 (1.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.09%) MySQL
2 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.02%) gulp
3 3 (5.26%) Axure RP
4 2 (3.51%) Grunt
4 2 (3.51%) webpack
5 1 (1.75%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.75%) PhpStorm
5 1 (1.75%) Protractor
5 1 (1.75%) Selenium
5 1 (1.75%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.75%) Subversion
5 1 (1.75%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (24.56%) Marketing
2 8 (14.04%) Finance
3 3 (5.26%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Automotive
4 1 (1.75%) Back Office
4 1 (1.75%) Games
4 1 (1.75%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (91.23%) Developer
2 30 (52.63%) Web Developer
3 22 (38.60%) PHP Developer
4 13 (22.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 12 (21.05%) WordPress Developer
6 10 (17.54%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 10 (17.54%) PHP Web Developer
7 8 (14.04%) PHP WordPress Developer
8 7 (12.28%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 5 (8.77%) .NET Developer
9 5 (8.77%) C# Developer
9 5 (8.77%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (7.02%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (5.26%) Designer
11 3 (5.26%) Front End Web Designer
11 3 (5.26%) HTML Developer
11 3 (5.26%) Junior
11 3 (5.26%) Junior Developer
11 3 (5.26%) Web Designer
12 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (84.21%) CSS
2 47 (82.46%) HTML
3 20 (35.09%) jQuery
3 20 (35.09%) Laravel
4 14 (24.56%) AngularJS
5 13 (22.81%) HTML5
6 12 (21.05%) .NET
7 11 (19.30%) CSS3
8 8 (14.04%) Ajax
9 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
9 6 (10.53%) React
9 6 (10.53%) Sass
10 5 (8.77%) Django
10 5 (8.77%) Node.js
10 5 (8.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (7.02%) .NET Framework
11 4 (7.02%) JSON
11 4 (7.02%) Vue (Vue.js)
12 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (5.26%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) User Experience
2 3 (5.26%) Social Media
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.75%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.75%) Fintech
3 1 (1.75%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Unix
2 1 (1.75%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (70.18%) Web Development
2 13 (22.81%) E-Commerce
3 10 (17.54%) Front End Development
3 10 (17.54%) OOP
3 10 (17.54%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (15.79%) OO
5 8 (14.04%) MVC
6 5 (8.77%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (8.77%) ITIL
6 5 (8.77%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.02%) CRM
7 4 (7.02%) Mobile Development
7 4 (7.02%) Web Design
8 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.26%) Manual Testing
8 3 (5.26%) Project Management
9 2 (3.51%) Content Management
9 2 (3.51%) Creative Marketing
9 2 (3.51%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.51%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (73.68%) PHP
2 41 (71.93%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.04%) C#
4 7 (12.28%) SQL
5 5 (8.77%) Bash Shell
5 5 (8.77%) Perl
5 5 (8.77%) Python
6 3 (5.26%) Java
7 1 (1.75%) ES6
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.26%) MCP
3 2 (3.51%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) CCNA
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.75%) CISM
4 1 (1.75%) CISSP
4 1 (1.75%) SANS
4 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Docker
1 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.75%) VMware NSX
1 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.75%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco CME
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.75%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) Adobe
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.77%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.51%) Google
5 1 (1.75%) Avaya
5 1 (1.75%) BEA
5 1 (1.75%) Capita
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco
5 1 (1.75%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.75%) McAfee
5 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.75%) Sophos
5 1 (1.75%) VMware