Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > East of England
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 319 265 315
Rank change year-on-year -54 +50 +17
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 48 95 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.39% 0.78% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.60% 4.18% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 38 86 60
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £25,438 £22,625 £19,000
90th Percentile £49,000 £52,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 1,846 2,271 2,397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.90% 18.65% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,461 1,820 1,963
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £67,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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

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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 20 May 2018.

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 20 May 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
Essex +30 21 £41,549 +59.80% 9
Bedfordshire +13 8 £37,500 +31.58%
Norfolk +11 6 £32,500 +10.17% 3
Suffolk +15 5 £37,500 - 2
Hertfordshire -13 5 £36,000 +6.67% 3
Cambridgeshire -62 3 £31,500 +5.00% 5
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 32 (66.67%) HTML
1 32 (66.67%) CSS
1 32 (66.67%) Web Development
2 26 (54.17%) PHP
3 25 (52.08%) JavaScript
4 16 (33.33%) CMS
5 15 (31.25%) Git (software)
6 12 (25.00%) HTML5
6 12 (25.00%) jQuery
7 11 (22.92%) CSS3
7 11 (22.92%) Laravel
7 11 (22.92%) AngularJS
8 10 (20.83%) Marketing
8 10 (20.83%) .NET
8 10 (20.83%) MySQL
8 10 (20.83%) Linux
9 9 (18.75%) OOP
9 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
9 9 (18.75%) MVC
9 9 (18.75%) Drupal
9 9 (18.75%) Front End Development
10 8 (16.67%) Ajax
10 8 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 7 (14.58%) OO
11 7 (14.58%) Adobe
11 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
11 7 (14.58%) People Management

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 16 (33.33%) CMS
2 9 (18.75%) Drupal
3 5 (10.42%) Apache
3 5 (10.42%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.08%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (2.08%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Magento
2 1 (2.08%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.25%) Office 365
3 2 (4.17%) AdWords
3 2 (4.17%) Asana
3 2 (4.17%) G Suite
3 2 (4.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Internet
1 4 (8.33%) SMS
2 1 (2.08%) DNS
2 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) MySQL
2 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.42%) gulp
3 3 (6.25%) Grunt
4 2 (4.17%) webpack
5 1 (2.08%) Bower
5 1 (2.08%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.08%) Protractor
5 1 (2.08%) Selenium
5 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (20.83%) Marketing
2 6 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Brand Awareness
3 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 35 (72.92%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) Web Developer
3 13 (27.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (20.83%) PHP Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Development Manager
5 7 (14.58%) Digital Development Manager
5 7 (14.58%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Account Manager
8 2 (4.17%) CMS Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Digital Account Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Drupal Developer
8 2 (4.17%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) UI Developer
8 2 (4.17%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (66.67%) CSS
1 32 (66.67%) HTML
2 12 (25.00%) HTML5
2 12 (25.00%) jQuery
3 11 (22.92%) AngularJS
3 11 (22.92%) CSS3
3 11 (22.92%) Laravel
4 10 (20.83%) .NET
5 8 (16.67%) Ajax
6 6 (12.50%) RESTful
7 5 (10.42%) Apache Cordova
7 5 (10.42%) CakePHP
7 5 (10.42%) Django
7 5 (10.42%) LAMP
7 5 (10.42%) PhoneGap
7 5 (10.42%) Sass
8 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 4 (8.33%) Node.js
9 2 (4.17%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) User Experience
2 2 (4.17%) Social Media
3 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Blog
3 1 (2.08%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.08%) Fintech
3 1 (2.08%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (66.67%) Web Development
2 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
2 9 (18.75%) Front End Development
2 9 (18.75%) MVC
2 9 (18.75%) OOP
3 8 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (14.58%) OO
4 7 (14.58%) People Management
4 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
5 6 (12.50%) Web Design
6 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.42%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (10.42%) ITIL
6 5 (10.42%) Logistics
6 5 (10.42%) SDLC
6 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.33%) CRM
7 4 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (6.25%) Content Management
8 3 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (54.17%) PHP
2 25 (52.08%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 5 (10.42%) C#
4 5 (10.42%) Perl
4 5 (10.42%) Python
5 4 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (2.08%) ES6
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) MCP
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.17%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (14.58%) Adobe
3 5 (10.42%) Sitecore
4 3 (6.25%) Google
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.08%) Pardot
5 1 (2.08%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (2.08%) WooCommerce