WordPress Jobs in England

WordPress
UK > England

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 6 months to 29 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
29 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 442 718 502
Rank change year-on-year +276 -216 -132
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 373 276 765
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.52% 0.28% 0.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.01% 2.27% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 349 203 591
10th Percentile £25,500 £31,300 £27,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £37,125 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +9.76% -3.53%
75th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,500 £66,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +9.76% +2.50%

All Application Platform Skills
England

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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7,442 12,136 15,772
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 10.46% 12.18% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5,780 7,791 10,247
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £27,750
25th Percentile £34,036 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £56,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.50% +7.62% -
75th Percentile £68,750 £77,715 £72,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £91,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% -

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in England

WordPress
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WordPress in England.

Salary trend for WordPress in England

WordPress
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing WordPress in England over the 6 months to 29 February 2024.

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 6 months to 29 February 2024. 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
Jobs
London +193 91 £60,000 +9.09% 45
North of England +125 79 £32,500 -16.13% 44
South East +64 62 £40,000 - 15
Midlands +74 55 £35,500 -21.11% 21
South West +35 51 £40,000 -11.11% 10
West Midlands +93 46 £36,750 -18.33% 14
Yorkshire +119 37 £32,500 -13.91% 17
North West +76 37 £33,500 -10.67% 17
East of England +57 32 £35,000 -23.91% 11
East Midlands +3 9 £31,000 -22.50% 7
North East -22 5 £42,500 -19.05% 10
WordPress
UK

WordPress
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 93 (24.93%) CMS
2 37 (9.92%) Drupal
3 19 (5.09%) SharePoint
4 15 (4.02%) Apache
4 15 (4.02%) nginx
5 12 (3.22%) Microsoft Exchange
6 11 (2.95%) Confluence
7 10 (2.68%) IIS
7 10 (2.68%) Umbraco
8 7 (1.88%) Joomla!
9 6 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (1.61%) Apache Solr
9 6 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (1.07%) Headless CMS
11 2 (0.54%) Moodle
Applications
1 26 (6.97%) Photoshop
2 20 (5.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (4.83%) Adobe XD
3 18 (4.83%) Microsoft Excel
4 14 (3.75%) InDesign
5 10 (2.68%) Microsoft Office
6 9 (2.41%) Adobe After Effects
7 8 (2.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 7 (1.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 7 (1.88%) Adobe Premiere
8 7 (1.88%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (1.61%) Sketch
10 3 (0.80%) Final Cut Pro
10 3 (0.80%) InVision
11 2 (0.54%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.54%) FileZilla
12 1 (0.27%) Elementor
Business Applications
1 30 (8.04%) Shopify
2 18 (4.83%) Magento
3 6 (1.61%) NetSuite
4 5 (1.34%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.54%) CiviCRM
5 2 (0.54%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.27%) Salesforce CRM
6 1 (0.27%) Yoast SEO
Cloud Services
1 50 (13.40%) AWS
2 35 (9.38%) Azure
3 33 (8.85%) Microsoft 365
4 29 (7.77%) Figma
5 22 (5.90%) Google Analytics
6 19 (5.09%) GitHub
7 14 (3.75%) SaaS
8 13 (3.49%) OneDrive
8 13 (3.49%) Power Platform
9 12 (3.22%) MailChimp
10 11 (2.95%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (2.95%) Canva
11 10 (2.68%) AWS Lambda
11 10 (2.68%) Serverless
12 9 (2.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 9 (2.41%) Google Drive
13 8 (2.14%) GCP
13 8 (2.14%) npm
14 7 (1.88%) Amazon S3
15 6 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.77%) DNS
2 24 (6.43%) Firewall
3 12 (3.22%) SSL
4 10 (2.68%) Fibre Channel
4 10 (2.68%) iSCSI
4 10 (2.68%) NAS
4 10 (2.68%) SAN
4 10 (2.68%) VPN
4 10 (2.68%) Wireless
5 2 (0.54%) DHCP
5 2 (0.54%) FTP
5 2 (0.54%) IP Telephony
5 2 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.27%) Internet
6 1 (0.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (19.30%) MySQL
2 22 (5.90%) SQL Server
3 13 (3.49%) Power BI
4 5 (1.34%) Amazon Aurora
4 5 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.07%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.80%) Looker
7 2 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.54%) phpMyAdmin
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.27%) Mixpanel
8 1 (0.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 64 (17.16%) Git
2 22 (5.90%) JIRA
3 9 (2.41%) webpack
4 5 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.07%) Browser DevTools
5 4 (1.07%) CircleCI
5 4 (1.07%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.80%) GitLab
6 3 (0.80%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.54%) gulp
7 2 (0.54%) Subversion
7 2 (0.54%) Visual Studio Code
7 2 (0.54%) WiX
8 1 (0.27%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.27%) Cypress.io
8 1 (0.27%) Grunt
8 1 (0.27%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.27%) JMeter
8 1 (0.27%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 121 (32.44%) Marketing
2 114 (30.56%) Social Skills
3 31 (8.31%) Finance
4 24 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (6.17%) Publishing
6 19 (5.09%) Retail
7 18 (4.83%) Organisational Skills
8 17 (4.56%) Advertising
9 8 (2.14%) Law
10 7 (1.88%) Games
10 7 (1.88%) German Language
10 7 (1.88%) Spanish Language
11 6 (1.61%) Legal
11 6 (1.61%) Multimedia
12 5 (1.34%) French Language
12 5 (1.34%) Manufacturing
12 5 (1.34%) Public Sector
13 4 (1.07%) Brand Awareness
13 4 (1.07%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.80%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 213 (57.10%) Developer
2 90 (24.13%) WordPress Developer
3 49 (13.14%) Web Developer
4 40 (10.72%) PHP Developer
5 34 (9.12%) Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 32 (8.58%) Senior
7 29 (7.77%) Full Stack Developer
8 27 (7.24%) Designer
9 18 (4.83%) Web Manager
10 17 (4.56%) Senior Developer
11 16 (4.29%) Graphic Designer
11 16 (4.29%) PHP WordPress Developer
12 14 (3.75%) Junior
13 13 (3.49%) Drupal Developer
14 12 (3.22%) HTML Developer
14 12 (3.22%) IT Manager
14 12 (3.22%) PHP Web Developer
15 11 (2.95%) React Developer
16 10 (2.68%) HTML CSS Developer
16 10 (2.68%) Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (46.11%) CSS
2 169 (45.31%) HTML
3 56 (15.01%) React
4 45 (12.06%) jQuery
4 45 (12.06%) Laravel
5 36 (9.65%) HTML5
6 30 (8.04%) CSS3
7 25 (6.70%) LAMP
8 23 (6.17%) Sass
9 22 (5.90%) Vue
10 15 (4.02%) Node.js
11 14 (3.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (3.22%) Next.js
13 10 (2.68%) EDI
14 9 (2.41%) AngularJS
15 8 (2.14%) GraphQL
15 8 (2.14%) JSON
16 7 (1.88%) REST
16 7 (1.88%) Symfony
16 7 (1.88%) Tailwind CSS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.92%) Social Media
2 29 (7.77%) Graphic Design
3 24 (6.43%) Self-Motivation
4 20 (5.36%) Blog
5 15 (4.02%) Linux Command Line
6 14 (3.75%) Onboarding
7 12 (3.22%) Animation
8 11 (2.95%) Product Ownership
9 10 (2.68%) Replication
10 9 (2.41%) Data Centre
10 9 (2.41%) Management Information System
10 9 (2.41%) Mobile App
10 9 (2.41%) Video Editing
11 7 (1.88%) Educational Technology
11 7 (1.88%) Low-Code
12 6 (1.61%) Photography
13 5 (1.34%) Digital Media
14 4 (1.07%) Driving Licence
15 3 (0.80%) Motion Graphics
16 2 (0.54%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.90%) Linux
2 19 (5.09%) Windows
3 13 (3.49%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.68%) Ubuntu
4 10 (2.68%) VMS
4 10 (2.68%) Windows Server 2016
4 10 (2.68%) Windows Server 2019
5 5 (1.34%) Mac OS
6 3 (0.80%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (28.69%) Web Development
2 81 (21.72%) Problem-Solving
3 74 (19.84%) User Experience
4 52 (13.94%) E-Commerce
5 51 (13.67%) Content Management
6 48 (12.87%) Full Stack Development
7 45 (12.06%) SEO
8 44 (11.80%) Front End Development
9 40 (10.72%) Agile
10 33 (8.85%) Analytics
10 33 (8.85%) Project Management
11 30 (8.04%) Marketing Strategy
12 28 (7.51%) Collaborative Working
13 27 (7.24%) Digital Marketing
14 26 (6.97%) CRM
15 25 (6.70%) Mentoring
15 25 (6.70%) UX Design
16 22 (5.90%) Computer Science
17 21 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (5.63%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 186 (49.87%) PHP
2 170 (45.58%) JavaScript
3 18 (4.83%) Python
4 15 (4.02%) PowerShell
4 15 (4.02%) SQL
5 12 (3.22%) TypeScript
6 7 (1.88%) Bash
7 2 (0.54%) Java
8 1 (0.27%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.27%) C
8 1 (0.27%) Rust
8 1 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 55 (14.75%) Degree
2 16 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.34%) DBS Check
3 5 (1.34%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.07%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.07%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.83%) GDPR
2 17 (4.56%) Accessibility
3 10 (2.68%) QA
4 6 (1.61%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (1.34%) ISO 20022
5 5 (1.34%) PSD2
6 3 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.54%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.54%) WCAG
8 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.27%) NCSC
System Software
1 16 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.02%) Docker
3 10 (2.68%) vSphere
4 3 (0.80%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.27%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (2.95%) Microsoft Intune
2 10 (2.68%) SCCM
3 6 (1.61%) Kubernetes
3 6 (1.61%) Terraform
4 5 (1.34%) cPanel
5 4 (1.07%) Kibana
6 1 (0.27%) Ansible
6 1 (0.27%) Plesk
6 1 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 60 (16.09%) Adobe
2 43 (11.53%) Google
3 41 (10.99%) Microsoft
4 33 (8.85%) WooCommerce
5 14 (3.75%) Facebook
6 11 (2.95%) Instagram
7 10 (2.68%) Aruba
7 10 (2.68%) Palo Alto
7 10 (2.68%) ProCurve
7 10 (2.68%) Synology
7 10 (2.68%) Veeam
7 10 (2.68%) VMware
7 10 (2.68%) Zerto
8 9 (2.41%) Xero
9 8 (2.14%) Apple
9 8 (2.14%) Salesforce
10 7 (1.88%) WorldPay
11 6 (1.61%) Atlassian
11 6 (1.61%) Freshdesk
11 6 (1.61%) Marketo