The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 371 405 381
Rank change year-on-year +34 -24  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 626 733 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.78% 0.75% 0.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.38% 4.00% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 549 685 686
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,900 £48,650
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 14304 18344 20008
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.87% 18.81% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11949 15644 16739
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

WordPress
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress in England.

Salary trend for WordPress in England

WordPress
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WordPress in England

WordPress
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the England region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
London -13 153 £42,500 - 27
South East +52 121 £40,000 +23.07% 20
North West +4 98 £32,750 +2.34% 22
West Midlands +27 57 £27,500 -21.42% 12
East of England +36 53 £32,500 -13.33% 11
East Midlands +30 53 £29,000 -10.76% 4
Yorkshire +9 46 £29,500 -13.23% 18
South West -8 37 £32,500 - 6
North East +9 7 £24,500 -30.00% 4
WordPress
UK

WordPress
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 England region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 953 (76.79%) HTML
2 937 (75.50%) CSS
3 932 (75.10%) JavaScript
4 909 (73.25%) PHP
5 553 (44.56%) Web Development
6 546 (44.00%) jQuery
7 482 (38.84%) MySQL
8 432 (34.81%) HTML5
9 362 (29.17%) Git (software)
10 314 (25.30%) CSS3
11 311 (25.06%) CMS
12 272 (21.92%) Front End Development
13 261 (21.03%) Drupal
14 253 (20.39%) Marketing
15 248 (19.98%) Agile Software Development
16 246 (19.82%) Sass
17 243 (19.58%) Magento
18 227 (18.29%) MVC
19 221 (17.81%) AngularJS
20 219 (17.65%) Linux
21 211 (17.00%) Laravel
22 208 (16.76%) E-Commerce
23 183 (14.75%) SEO
24 170 (13.70%) User Experience
25 167 (13.46%) Photoshop
26 162 (13.05%) OOP
27 156 (12.57%) LAMP
28 155 (12.49%) OO
29 134 (10.80%) .NET
30 127 (10.23%) Adobe

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 311 (25.06%) CMS
2 261 (21.03%) Drupal
3 117 (9.43%) Apache
4 57 (4.59%) Joomla!
5 38 (3.06%) Umbraco
6 29 (2.34%) nginx
7 25 (2.01%) Moodle
8 24 (1.93%) SharePoint
9 21 (1.69%) IIS
10 11 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 11 (0.89%) Confluence
11 7 (0.56%) ColdFusion
11 7 (0.56%) ExpressionEngine
11 7 (0.56%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (0.32%) EPiServer
13 4 (0.32%) Kentico
13 4 (0.32%) Marvel
13 4 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.24%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 167 (13.46%) Photoshop
2 86 (6.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 55 (4.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 27 (2.18%) MS Excel
5 21 (1.69%) MS Office
6 18 (1.45%) InDesign
7 12 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (0.48%) RoboHelp
9 3 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
9 3 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.24%) UXPin
10 2 (0.16%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.081%) Final Cut Pro
11 1 (0.081%) GIMP
11 1 (0.081%) InVision
11 1 (0.081%) MS Project
11 1 (0.081%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 243 (19.58%) Magento
2 28 (2.26%) Shopify
3 27 (2.18%) Payment Gateway
4 15 (1.21%) OpenCart
5 7 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.48%) osCommerce
7 3 (0.24%) SDL Web 8
8 2 (0.16%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.081%) CiviCRM
9 1 (0.081%) Kissmetrics
Cloud Services
1 66 (5.32%) GitHub
2 62 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (3.63%) Google Analytics
4 17 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
5 15 (1.21%) AdWords
6 14 (1.13%) MailChimp
7 11 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 9 (0.73%) Google App Engine
9 9 (0.73%) Heroku
10 7 (0.56%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.48%) Sage Pay
12 4 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.32%) Basecamp
12 4 (0.32%) Datadog
12 4 (0.32%) Oracle CX
13 3 (0.24%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.58%) Internet
2 22 (1.77%) DNS
3 20 (1.61%) Intranet
4 13 (1.05%) Firewall
5 11 (0.89%) SSH
6 9 (0.73%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.48%) FTP
8 4 (0.32%) 3G
8 4 (0.32%) 4G
8 4 (0.32%) SSL
8 4 (0.32%) VoIP
8 4 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.24%) Broadband
9 3 (0.24%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.24%) SMTP
10 2 (0.16%) HTTP
10 2 (0.16%) VPN
11 1 (0.081%) LAN
11 1 (0.081%) SMS
11 1 (0.081%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 482 (38.84%) MySQL
2 70 (5.64%) SQL Server
3 32 (2.58%) MongoDB
4 25 (2.01%) Relational Database
5 14 (1.13%) NoSQL
6 9 (0.73%) Big Data
6 9 (0.73%) BigQuery
6 9 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (0.64%) SQLite
8 6 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.32%) Redis
11 3 (0.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (0.24%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.16%) JasperReports
12 2 (0.16%) MS Access
12 2 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 362 (29.17%) Git (software)
2 73 (5.88%) Grunt
3 71 (5.72%) gulp
4 67 (5.40%) Subversion
5 46 (3.71%) JIRA
6 24 (1.93%) Bower
7 21 (1.69%) Bitbucket
8 20 (1.61%) Jenkins
9 17 (1.37%) PHPUnit
10 11 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (0.89%) Vagrant
11 10 (0.81%) Dreamweaver
12 8 (0.64%) Axure RP
12 8 (0.64%) Selenium
12 8 (0.64%) Visual Studio
13 6 (0.48%) Mercurial
14 5 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (0.40%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 4 (0.32%) Jasmine
15 4 (0.32%) Sublime Text
General
1 253 (20.39%) Marketing
2 68 (5.48%) Finance
3 53 (4.27%) Retail
4 45 (3.63%) Games
5 43 (3.46%) Advertising
5 43 (3.46%) Publishing
6 26 (2.10%) Legal
6 26 (2.10%) Telecoms
7 20 (1.61%) Banking
8 17 (1.37%) Manufacturing
9 12 (0.97%) German Language
10 8 (0.64%) Automotive
10 8 (0.64%) French Language
11 7 (0.56%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.32%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.24%) Electronics
13 3 (0.24%) Law
13 3 (0.24%) Music Industry
14 2 (0.16%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.081%) Military
Job Titles
1 1021 (82.27%) Developer
2 479 (38.60%) PHP Developer
3 345 (27.80%) Web Developer
4 205 (16.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 189 (15.23%) WordPress Developer
6 154 (12.41%) PHP Web Developer
7 138 (11.12%) HTML Developer
8 130 (10.48%) JavaScript Developer
9 118 (9.51%) HTML CSS Developer
10 117 (9.43%) Senior Developer
11 96 (7.74%) PHP WordPress Developer
12 81 (6.53%) Junior
13 80 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
14 65 (5.24%) Junior Developer
15 50 (4.03%) Designer
16 48 (3.87%) Senior PHP Developer
17 47 (3.79%) Drupal Developer
18 41 (3.30%) Digital Developer
18 41 (3.30%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 38 (3.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 953 (76.79%) HTML
2 937 (75.50%) CSS
3 546 (44.00%) jQuery
4 432 (34.81%) HTML5
5 314 (25.30%) CSS3
6 246 (19.82%) Sass
7 221 (17.81%) AngularJS
8 211 (17.00%) Laravel
9 156 (12.57%) LAMP
10 134 (10.80%) .NET
11 124 (9.99%) Ajax
12 117 (9.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 107 (8.62%) Symfony
14 97 (7.82%) Node.js
15 94 (7.57%) LESS
16 88 (7.09%) Web Services
17 68 (5.48%) REST
18 67 (5.40%) XML
19 59 (4.75%) CodeIgniter
20 57 (4.59%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 170 (13.70%) User Experience
2 98 (7.90%) Social Media
3 65 (5.24%) Mobile App
4 50 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
5 47 (3.79%) Linux Command Line
6 44 (3.55%) Computer Science
7 26 (2.10%) iPad
8 18 (1.45%) Graphic Design
9 16 (1.29%) Management Information System
10 15 (1.21%) e-Learning
10 15 (1.21%) iPhone
11 13 (1.05%) Blog
11 13 (1.05%) Digital Media
12 12 (0.97%) Life Science
13 9 (0.73%) Fintech
13 9 (0.73%) Xbox
14 8 (0.64%) Animation
14 8 (0.64%) Video Editing
14 8 (0.64%) W3C
15 5 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 219 (17.65%) Linux
2 42 (3.38%) Windows
3 36 (2.90%) Apple iOS
4 31 (2.50%) Android
5 19 (1.53%) Ubuntu
6 17 (1.37%) Windows Server
7 16 (1.29%) Mac OS X
8 10 (0.81%) CentOS
8 10 (0.81%) Unix
9 8 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.56%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.32%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.32%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.16%) Debian
15 1 (0.081%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 553 (44.56%) Web Development
2 272 (21.92%) Front End Development
3 248 (19.98%) Agile Software Development
4 227 (18.29%) MVC
5 208 (16.76%) E-Commerce
6 183 (14.75%) SEO
7 162 (13.05%) OOP
8 155 (12.49%) OO
9 110 (8.86%) Open Source
10 103 (8.30%) Digital Marketing
11 98 (7.90%) Responsive Web Design
12 83 (6.69%) OO PHP
13 81 (6.53%) Mentoring
14 74 (5.96%) Web Design
15 70 (5.64%) Content Management
16 65 (5.24%) Data Protection
16 65 (5.24%) TDD
17 63 (5.08%) Analytics
18 58 (4.67%) Project Management
18 58 (4.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 932 (75.10%) JavaScript
2 909 (73.25%) PHP
3 109 (8.78%) SQL
4 91 (7.33%) Java
5 69 (5.56%) C#
6 67 (5.40%) Python
7 44 (3.55%) Ruby
8 31 (2.50%) Perl
9 23 (1.85%) PHP 5
10 21 (1.69%) C++
11 16 (1.29%) Bash Shell
12 9 (0.73%) PowerShell
13 8 (0.64%) Objective-C
13 8 (0.64%) PHP 7
13 8 (0.64%) VB.NET
14 7 (0.56%) T-SQL
15 6 (0.48%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.48%) TypeScript
16 5 (0.40%) CoffeeScript
16 5 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 98 (7.90%) Degree
2 2 (0.16%) MCSD
2 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.081%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.22%) QA
2 4 (0.32%) GCP
3 3 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.24%) SLA
4 2 (0.16%) WAI
5 1 (0.081%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (0.97%) Docker
2 11 (0.89%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.40%) Snort
5 3 (0.24%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.24%) Xen
6 2 (0.16%) Varnish
6 2 (0.16%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.16%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.081%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.081%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.081%) Samba
7 1 (0.081%) vSphere
7 1 (0.081%) XenApp
7 1 (0.081%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.081%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (0.89%) cPanel
2 11 (0.89%) Nagios
3 6 (0.48%) Ansible
3 6 (0.48%) Capistrano
4 4 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (0.32%) Pingdom
4 4 (0.32%) Plesk
5 3 (0.24%) Cacti
5 3 (0.24%) Puppet
5 3 (0.24%) Salt
6 2 (0.16%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.16%) Terraform
7 1 (0.081%) Consul
7 1 (0.081%) Icinga
7 1 (0.081%) Kibana
Vendors
1 127 (10.23%) Adobe
2 101 (8.14%) Zend
3 99 (7.98%) Google
4 76 (6.12%) Microsoft
5 21 (1.69%) Perforce
6 20 (1.61%) Facebook
6 20 (1.61%) Twitter
7 11 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (0.73%) Sitecore
8 9 (0.73%) Tableau
8 9 (0.73%) VMware
9 7 (0.56%) Apple
9 7 (0.56%) Oracle
10 6 (0.48%) Blackboard
10 6 (0.48%) Hootsuite
10 6 (0.48%) Rackspace
11 5 (0.40%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.32%) IBM
12 4 (0.32%) Interwoven
12 4 (0.32%) Splunk
Chichester, West Sussex
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
North London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 53 minutes ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £29000 - £33000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warwickshire
Network ITR
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Premier IT
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sutton-In-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Batley, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
blu digital
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 PA
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
North West London
KV Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
blu digital
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago