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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England / East of England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 230 258
Rank change year-on-year +7 +28  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 32 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.52% 0.46% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.07% 2.76% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 26
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -5.79%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,850
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69%  

WordPress is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Application Platform Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1041 1122 1583
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 17.01% 16.67% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 830 951 1279
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing WordPress as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -8 10 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Norfolk - 8 £30,000 -
Cambridgeshire -11 7 £27,500 -1.78% 1
Essex -3 4 £28,000 +15.46%
Suffolk - 2 £30,000 -
Bedfordshire +18 1 £27,500 -18.51% 1
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 66 (79.52%) CSS
2 63 (75.90%) HTML
3 58 (69.88%) JavaScript
4 47 (56.63%) PHP
5 45 (54.22%) Web Development
6 36 (43.37%) jQuery
7 33 (39.76%) CSS3
8 31 (37.35%) CMS
9 28 (33.73%) HTML5
10 22 (26.51%) Git (software)
11 21 (25.30%) Drupal
11 21 (25.30%) Front End Development
12 20 (24.10%) Sass
12 20 (24.10%) Marketing
13 19 (22.89%) MySQL
13 19 (22.89%) AngularJS
14 18 (21.69%) Linux
15 17 (20.48%) Content Management
16 16 (19.28%) LAMP
17 12 (14.46%) Project Management
18 11 (13.25%) Adobe
18 11 (13.25%) Apache
18 11 (13.25%) SQL
19 10 (12.05%) LESS
19 10 (12.05%) User Experience
20 9 (10.84%) Laravel
20 9 (10.84%) Intranet
20 9 (10.84%) Magento
21 8 (9.64%) CRM
21 8 (9.64%) Java

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 31 (37.35%) CMS
2 21 (25.30%) Drupal
3 11 (13.25%) Apache
4 7 (8.43%) Confluence
5 6 (7.23%) Joomla!
5 6 (7.23%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.61%) Liferay
6 3 (3.61%) Moodle
6 3 (3.61%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.20%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 6 (7.23%) InDesign
1 6 (7.23%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (10.84%) Magento
2 3 (3.61%) OpenCart
2 3 (3.61%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (1.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) GitHub
2 4 (4.82%) Oracle CX
3 1 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.20%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.20%) MailChimp
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.20%) Office 365
3 1 (1.20%) SaaS
3 1 (1.20%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.84%) Intranet
2 4 (4.82%) Internet
3 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (26.51%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.64%) gulp
3 6 (7.23%) Bitbucket
4 5 (6.02%) Grunt
5 1 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.20%) JIRA
5 1 (1.20%) RSpec
5 1 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 20 (24.10%) Marketing
2 6 (7.23%) Games
2 6 (7.23%) Retail
3 4 (4.82%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.82%) Publishing
4 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 65 (78.31%) Developer
2 31 (37.35%) Web Developer
3 21 (25.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 16 (19.28%) PHP Developer
5 12 (14.46%) WordPress Developer
6 8 (9.64%) Full Stack Developer
7 7 (8.43%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Designer
8 6 (7.23%) Intranet Manager
9 5 (6.02%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (6.02%) Junior
9 5 (6.02%) Junior Developer
9 5 (6.02%) PHP Web Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Web Designer
10 4 (4.82%) HTML CSS Developer
10 4 (4.82%) HTML Developer
10 4 (4.82%) Marketing Executive
10 4 (4.82%) PHP WordPress Developer
11 3 (3.61%) Junior Web Developer
11 3 (3.61%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (79.52%) CSS
2 63 (75.90%) HTML
3 36 (43.37%) jQuery
4 33 (39.76%) CSS3
5 28 (33.73%) HTML5
6 20 (24.10%) Sass
7 19 (22.89%) AngularJS
8 16 (19.28%) LAMP
9 10 (12.05%) LESS
10 9 (10.84%) Laravel
11 7 (8.43%) Node.js
12 6 (7.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (6.02%) Web Services
14 4 (4.82%) .NET
14 4 (4.82%) Django
14 4 (4.82%) RESTful
14 4 (4.82%) Symfony
15 3 (3.61%) Material Design
15 3 (3.61%) Material Design Lite
16 2 (2.41%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) User Experience
2 8 (9.64%) Social Media
3 7 (8.43%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (6.02%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.61%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.61%) VLE
6 2 (2.41%) Blog
7 1 (1.20%) Animation
7 1 (1.20%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.20%) Photography
7 1 (1.20%) Raspberry Pi
7 1 (1.20%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.69%) Linux
2 3 (3.61%) CentOS
2 3 (3.61%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.41%) Windows
4 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (54.22%) Web Development
2 21 (25.30%) Front End Development
3 17 (20.48%) Content Management
4 12 (14.46%) Project Management
5 8 (9.64%) CRM
6 7 (8.43%) MVC
7 6 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.23%) Data Migration
7 6 (7.23%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (7.23%) Migration
7 6 (7.23%) SEO
7 6 (7.23%) Web Design
8 5 (6.02%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.02%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (4.82%) Content Writing
9 4 (4.82%) Marketing Strategy
9 4 (4.82%) Open Source
9 4 (4.82%) Social Media Management
9 4 (4.82%) Workflow
10 3 (3.61%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 58 (69.88%) JavaScript
2 47 (56.63%) PHP
3 11 (13.25%) SQL
4 8 (9.64%) Java
5 5 (6.02%) Perl
5 5 (6.02%) Python
6 4 (4.82%) C#
7 3 (3.61%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.41%) Ruby
9 1 (1.20%) SPARQL
9 1 (1.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (3.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (7.23%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (3.61%) Cacti
2 3 (3.61%) Nagios
3 1 (1.20%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.20%) cPanel
3 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (13.25%) Adobe
2 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.82%) Hootsuite
3 4 (4.82%) Oracle
3 4 (4.82%) Twitter
4 3 (3.61%) Blackboard
4 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.61%) VMware
5 1 (1.20%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.20%) Citrix
5 1 (1.20%) Google
5 1 (1.20%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.20%) Zend
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