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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 391 405 419
Rank change year-on-year +14 +14  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 639 669 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.76% 0.72% 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.22% 3.88% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 573 615 563
Median salary £35,000 £34,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.71% +2.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.43% -6.92%  

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 15141 17234 20237
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 18.07% 18.63% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 12366 14843 16959
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 27 June 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 27 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
London -39 165 £40,000 - 37
South East +57 149 £35,000 +7.69% 29
North West -21 84 £33,000 +1.53% 17
Yorkshire +31 82 £30,000 -4.76% 15
West Midlands +3 60 £27,500 - 15
South West -25 48 £30,750 -5.38% 22
East of England -9 33 £30,000 -7.69% 3
East Midlands +19 16 £27,500 -1.78% 2
North East +15 3 £25,000 -25.37% 5
WordPress
UK

For the 6 months to 27 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 England region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 965 (76.71%) HTML
2 928 (73.77%) CSS
3 920 (73.13%) JavaScript
4 888 (70.59%) PHP
5 537 (42.69%) jQuery
6 509 (40.46%) Web Development
7 468 (37.20%) MySQL
8 444 (35.29%) HTML5
9 329 (26.15%) Git (software)
10 308 (24.48%) CMS
11 307 (24.40%) CSS3
12 303 (24.09%) Front End Development
13 293 (23.29%) Sass
14 283 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
15 282 (22.42%) Drupal
16 275 (21.86%) Marketing
17 244 (19.40%) Magento
18 223 (17.73%) AngularJS
19 200 (15.90%) Linux
20 189 (15.02%) MVC
21 188 (14.94%) E-Commerce
22 179 (14.23%) SEO
23 177 (14.07%) Laravel
24 174 (13.83%) LAMP
25 162 (12.88%) Photoshop
25 162 (12.88%) User Experience
26 137 (10.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 135 (10.73%) Ajax
28 132 (10.49%) OOP
29 126 (10.02%) OO

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
1 308 (24.48%) CMS
2 282 (22.42%) Drupal
3 118 (9.38%) Apache
4 60 (4.77%) Joomla!
5 43 (3.42%) nginx
6 40 (3.18%) Umbraco
7 24 (1.91%) SharePoint
8 18 (1.43%) IIS
9 15 (1.19%) ExpressionEngine
9 15 (1.19%) Moodle
10 14 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
11 13 (1.03%) Confluence
11 13 (1.03%) EPiServer
12 9 (0.72%) Kentico
12 9 (0.72%) Marvel
13 8 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 8 (0.64%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.56%) DNN
15 5 (0.40%) Apache Solr
16 4 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 162 (12.88%) Photoshop
2 89 (7.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 59 (4.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 24 (1.91%) Microsoft Office
5 13 (1.03%) InDesign
6 6 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (0.40%) InVision
7 5 (0.40%) RoboHelp
8 4 (0.32%) Adobe Premiere
8 4 (0.32%) UXPin
9 3 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 1 (0.079%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.079%) Final Cut Pro
11 1 (0.079%) GIMP
11 1 (0.079%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 244 (19.40%) Magento
2 27 (2.15%) Shopify
3 20 (1.59%) Payment Gateway
4 13 (1.03%) OpenCart
5 12 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.40%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.24%) Exchequer
7 3 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.24%) SDL Web 8
8 2 (0.16%) nopCommerce
9 1 (0.079%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.079%) osCommerce
9 1 (0.079%) Toggl
Cloud Services
1 60 (4.77%) Google Analytics
2 54 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (3.97%) GitHub
4 25 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (1.11%) MailChimp
6 12 (0.95%) Cloudflare
7 10 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (0.72%) AdWords
8 9 (0.72%) Heroku
9 8 (0.64%) Office 365
10 7 (0.56%) CloudFront
10 7 (0.56%) G Suite
11 5 (0.40%) Google Tag Manager
12 4 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.32%) Basecamp
12 4 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.32%) Datadog
12 4 (0.32%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 53 (4.21%) Internet
2 22 (1.75%) Intranet
3 20 (1.59%) DNS
4 15 (1.19%) SSH
5 10 (0.79%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.72%) Firewall
7 5 (0.40%) SMTP
8 4 (0.32%) 3G
8 4 (0.32%) 4G
8 4 (0.32%) FTP
8 4 (0.32%) HTTP
8 4 (0.32%) VoIP
8 4 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.32%) Wireless
9 3 (0.24%) Broadband
9 3 (0.24%) SSL
10 1 (0.079%) LAN
10 1 (0.079%) SMS
10 1 (0.079%) VPN
10 1 (0.079%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 468 (37.20%) MySQL
2 76 (6.04%) SQL Server
3 13 (1.03%) MongoDB
4 12 (0.95%) Relational Database
5 9 (0.72%) Big Data
5 9 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (0.56%) NoSQL
6 7 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (0.56%) SQLite
7 5 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.32%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.16%) BigQuery
10 2 (0.16%) JasperReports
11 1 (0.079%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 329 (26.15%) Git (software)
2 101 (8.03%) Grunt
3 95 (7.55%) gulp
4 67 (5.33%) Subversion
5 47 (3.74%) JIRA
6 25 (1.99%) Jenkins
7 22 (1.75%) Vagrant
8 20 (1.59%) Bower
9 15 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (0.95%) Axure RP
10 12 (0.95%) Bitbucket
10 12 (0.95%) PHPUnit
11 11 (0.87%) webpack
12 10 (0.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 9 (0.72%) Dreamweaver
14 8 (0.64%) Visual Studio
15 7 (0.56%) GitLab
15 7 (0.56%) Xcode
16 6 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 5 (0.40%) Selenium
General
1 275 (21.86%) Marketing
2 59 (4.69%) Finance
2 59 (4.69%) Retail
3 49 (3.90%) Publishing
4 35 (2.78%) Advertising
5 34 (2.70%) Games
6 22 (1.75%) Manufacturing
7 21 (1.67%) Telecoms
8 12 (0.95%) Banking
9 9 (0.72%) Electronics
10 8 (0.64%) Legal
11 7 (0.56%) German Language
11 7 (0.56%) Music Industry
12 4 (0.32%) Automotive
12 4 (0.32%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.32%) French Language
12 4 (0.32%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.24%) Back Office
13 3 (0.24%) Local Government
13 3 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1018 (80.92%) Developer
2 407 (32.35%) PHP Developer
3 295 (23.45%) Web Developer
4 242 (19.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 194 (15.42%) WordPress Developer
6 167 (13.28%) HTML Developer
7 150 (11.92%) HTML CSS Developer
8 149 (11.84%) JavaScript Developer
9 118 (9.38%) PHP Web Developer
10 105 (8.35%) Senior Developer
11 94 (7.47%) Junior
12 90 (7.15%) PHP WordPress Developer
13 81 (6.44%) Full Stack Developer
14 80 (6.36%) Junior Developer
15 54 (4.29%) Web Manager
16 49 (3.90%) Digital Developer
17 48 (3.82%) Drupal Developer
18 43 (3.42%) Software Developer
19 42 (3.34%) Project Manager
20 40 (3.18%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 965 (76.71%) HTML
2 928 (73.77%) CSS
3 537 (42.69%) jQuery
4 444 (35.29%) HTML5
5 307 (24.40%) CSS3
6 293 (23.29%) Sass
7 223 (17.73%) AngularJS
8 177 (14.07%) Laravel
9 174 (13.83%) LAMP
10 137 (10.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 135 (10.73%) Ajax
12 119 (9.46%) Symfony
13 117 (9.30%) .NET
14 90 (7.15%) Node.js
15 86 (6.84%) LESS
16 72 (5.72%) React
17 64 (5.09%) ASP.NET
17 64 (5.09%) REST
18 54 (4.29%) Web Services
19 53 (4.21%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 162 (12.88%) User Experience
2 96 (7.63%) Social Media
3 90 (7.15%) Mobile App
4 43 (3.42%) Computer Science
5 34 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
6 30 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
7 29 (2.31%) Graphic Design
8 21 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
9 17 (1.35%) Digital Media
10 13 (1.03%) iPad
11 12 (0.95%) Blog
11 12 (0.95%) e-Learning
11 12 (0.95%) Fintech
12 11 (0.87%) iPhone
12 11 (0.87%) Management Information System
13 10 (0.79%) W3C
14 9 (0.72%) Replication
15 8 (0.64%) Animation
15 8 (0.64%) Video Editing
16 6 (0.48%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 200 (15.90%) Linux
2 62 (4.93%) Apple iOS
3 51 (4.05%) Android
4 46 (3.66%) Windows
5 22 (1.75%) Windows Server
6 14 (1.11%) Ubuntu
7 13 (1.03%) Mac OS X
8 12 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (0.87%) CentOS
9 11 (0.87%) Mac OS
10 8 (0.64%) Unix
11 6 (0.48%) Debian
11 6 (0.48%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.32%) Windows 10
13 4 (0.32%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.079%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 509 (40.46%) Web Development
2 303 (24.09%) Front End Development
3 283 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
4 189 (15.02%) MVC
5 188 (14.94%) E-Commerce
6 179 (14.23%) SEO
7 132 (10.49%) OOP
8 126 (10.02%) OO
9 112 (8.90%) Digital Marketing
10 100 (7.95%) Responsive Web Design
11 96 (7.63%) Open Source
12 87 (6.92%) Analytics
13 79 (6.28%) Web Design
14 77 (6.12%) Content Management
14 77 (6.12%) Mentoring
15 66 (5.25%) TDD
16 61 (4.85%) Wireframes
17 60 (4.77%) Project Management
18 59 (4.69%) Scrum
19 54 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 920 (73.13%) JavaScript
2 888 (70.59%) PHP
3 124 (9.86%) SQL
4 85 (6.76%) Java
5 75 (5.96%) C#
6 54 (4.29%) Ruby
7 35 (2.78%) Python
8 23 (1.83%) C++
8 23 (1.83%) Perl
9 22 (1.75%) Bash Shell
10 18 (1.43%) ES6
11 14 (1.11%) Objective-C
12 12 (0.95%) PHP 5
13 11 (0.87%) PowerShell
14 10 (0.79%) TypeScript
15 9 (0.72%) Apple Swift
16 7 (0.56%) VB
17 5 (0.40%) PHP 7
18 4 (0.32%) GraphQL
18 4 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 101 (8.03%) Degree
2 30 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.32%) MCSD
5 1 (0.079%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.079%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.079%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (1.51%) QA
2 10 (0.79%) SLA
3 5 (0.40%) GCP
4 4 (0.32%) WAI
5 3 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.16%) WCAG
7 1 (0.079%) Section 508
System Software
1 16 (1.27%) Docker
2 14 (1.11%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.40%) Snort
5 4 (0.32%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.24%) iptables
6 3 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.24%) Xen
7 2 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.16%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.079%) LXC
8 1 (0.079%) Samba
8 1 (0.079%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (1.03%) cPanel
2 11 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (0.79%) Nagios
4 6 (0.48%) Capistrano
4 6 (0.48%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (0.40%) Puppet
6 4 (0.32%) Pingdom
7 3 (0.24%) Cacti
7 3 (0.24%) Salt
7 3 (0.24%) SELinux
7 3 (0.24%) Terraform
8 2 (0.16%) Ansible
8 2 (0.16%) Plesk
8 2 (0.16%) vRealize
9 1 (0.079%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 118 (9.38%) Adobe
2 99 (7.87%) Google
3 94 (7.47%) Zend
4 86 (6.84%) Microsoft
5 21 (1.67%) Twitter
6 17 (1.35%) Sitecore
7 14 (1.11%) Facebook
7 14 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (1.11%) VMware
8 8 (0.64%) Rackspace
9 7 (0.56%) Apple
10 6 (0.48%) Blackboard
10 6 (0.48%) Oracle
10 6 (0.48%) Perforce
10 6 (0.48%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.40%) Sage
11 5 (0.40%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 5 (0.40%) Tableau
12 4 (0.32%) PayPal
12 4 (0.32%) Splunk
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Explore Group
Salary: £25000 - £300000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension + gym membership
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wimborne, Dorset
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Yoti ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Catena Media
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warwickshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + remote working, pension
Posted: 4 days ago