Period
to 17 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 121 151
Rank change year-on-year +20 +30 -10
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 15 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.06% 0.76% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.46% 3.82% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 10
Essex median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% +27.27% -3.51%
10th Percentile £25,813 £30,900 £16,350
90th Percentile £58,500 £37,500 £38,000
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -7.69%

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 Essex with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 201 393 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 14.23% 19.95% 19.89%
Number of salaries quoted 176 306 414
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +14.12% -5.56%
10th Percentile £24,438 £27,775 £22,500
90th Percentile £78,125 £72,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +1.06% +8.05% +2.35%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing WordPress as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Essex

WordPress
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Essex

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in Essex over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Salary histogram for WordPress in Essex

WordPress
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Essex region over the 6 months to 17 February 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
Colchester +10 9 £30,000 -14.29% 6
WordPress
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 Essex region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 13 (86.67%) Web Development
2 11 (73.33%) HTML
2 11 (73.33%) CSS
3 10 (66.67%) PHP
3 10 (66.67%) CMS
4 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (46.67%) E-Commerce
4 7 (46.67%) HTML5
5 6 (40.00%) CSS3
5 6 (40.00%) jQuery
5 6 (40.00%) Front End Development
5 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (33.33%) Linux
6 5 (33.33%) Marketing
7 4 (26.67%) Adobe
7 4 (26.67%) gulp
7 4 (26.67%) User Experience
7 4 (26.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (26.67%) React
7 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
8 3 (20.00%) Umbraco
8 3 (20.00%) JSON
8 3 (20.00%) Drupal
8 3 (20.00%) Laravel
8 3 (20.00%) Social Media
8 3 (20.00%) Axure RP
8 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (20.00%) Extranet
8 3 (20.00%) MVC
8 3 (20.00%) SMS

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 10 (66.67%) CMS
2 3 (20.00%) Drupal
2 3 (20.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Extranet
1 3 (20.00%) SMS
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (26.67%) gulp
2 3 (20.00%) Axure RP
3 2 (13.33%) Grunt
3 2 (13.33%) webpack
4 1 (6.67%) Selenium
4 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 7 (46.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (40.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (20.00%) Designer
5 3 (20.00%) Front End Web Designer
5 3 (20.00%) PHP Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Web Designer
6 2 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (13.33%) UI Developer
6 2 (13.33%) UI/UX Developer
6 2 (13.33%) UX Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Web UI Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Web UI/UX Developer
7 1 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) CSS
1 11 (73.33%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) HTML5
3 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (40.00%) CSS3
3 6 (40.00%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) React
5 3 (20.00%) CakePHP
5 3 (20.00%) JSON
5 3 (20.00%) Laravel
5 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (13.33%) CGI
7 1 (6.67%) .NET
7 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 1 (6.67%) Ajax
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (6.67%) LAMP
7 1 (6.67%) LINQ
7 1 (6.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) User Experience
2 3 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.67%) Fintech
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Web Development
2 7 (46.67%) E-Commerce
3 6 (40.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Content Management
5 2 (13.33%) Creative Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (6.67%) Marketing Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Security Hardening
6 1 (6.67%) SIEM
6 1 (6.67%) SOLID
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) PHP
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) CISM
1 1 (6.67%) CISSP
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) SANS
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (6.67%) VMware NSX
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) AirWatch
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco CME
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (6.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) Avaya
2 1 (6.67%) Capita
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
2 1 (6.67%) McAfee
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
2 1 (6.67%) Sophos
2 1 (6.67%) VMware