Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > London
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 453 478 514
Rank change year-on-year +25 +36 -28
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 365 396 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.58% 0.56% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.36% 3.08% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 316 364 285
London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 10,864 12,854 12,935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.22% 18.29% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8,754 10,696 11,045
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +3.23% +3.33%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in London

WordPress
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for WordPress in London

WordPress
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in London over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for WordPress in London

WordPress
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the London region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. 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
Central London -4 72 £42,500 -10.53% 23
West London +37 34 £56,250 +99.12% 16
East London +21 11 £62,500 +61.79% 14
North London +18 4 £35,000 +22.81% 2
South London -12 4 £40,000 -20.00% 3
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 259 (70.96%) HTML
1 259 (70.96%) CSS
2 233 (63.84%) JavaScript
3 232 (63.56%) PHP
4 143 (39.18%) CMS
5 123 (33.70%) jQuery
6 114 (31.23%) Agile Software Development
7 113 (30.96%) MySQL
7 113 (30.96%) Git (software)
8 102 (27.95%) Web Development
9 100 (27.40%) Marketing
10 91 (24.93%) HTML5
11 77 (21.10%) Linux
12 73 (20.00%) CSS3
13 71 (19.45%) Laravel
14 67 (18.36%) User Experience
15 61 (16.71%) Front End Development
16 59 (16.16%) React
17 57 (15.62%) SQL
18 56 (15.34%) Sass
19 55 (15.07%) AngularJS
20 54 (14.79%) TDD
21 53 (14.52%) Drupal
22 52 (14.25%) MVC
23 51 (13.97%) JIRA
24 48 (13.15%) Java
25 46 (12.60%) Ajax
25 46 (12.60%) Responsive Web Design
26 45 (12.33%) OOP
27 42 (11.51%) Windows

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 143 (39.18%) CMS
2 53 (14.52%) Drupal
3 41 (11.23%) Apache
4 26 (7.12%) SharePoint
5 22 (6.03%) Tomcat
6 20 (5.48%) Umbraco
7 17 (4.66%) Marvel
8 16 (4.38%) nginx
9 12 (3.29%) Joomla!
10 9 (2.47%) EPiServer
11 8 (2.19%) Skype for Business
12 7 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
13 5 (1.37%) Confluence
13 5 (1.37%) JBoss
14 4 (1.10%) concrete5
15 2 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.55%) IIS
15 2 (0.55%) Moodle
15 2 (0.55%) SAS
16 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 17 (4.66%) InVision
2 15 (4.11%) Photoshop
3 14 (3.84%) Microsoft Excel
4 13 (3.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (3.01%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (0.82%) InDesign
9 1 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.27%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 25 (6.85%) Magento
2 4 (1.10%) Shopify
3 2 (0.55%) ScheduALL
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.01%) SaaS
3 10 (2.74%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (2.47%) Google Analytics
4 9 (2.47%) Office 365
5 8 (2.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 8 (2.19%) MailChimp
6 7 (1.92%) DigitalOcean
6 7 (1.92%) Linode
6 7 (1.92%) npm
7 6 (1.64%) AdWords
7 6 (1.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (1.64%) CloudFront
7 6 (1.64%) IaaS
7 6 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (1.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (1.10%) GitHub
9 4 (1.10%) Route 53
10 3 (0.82%) Google Tag Manager
10 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.66%) TCP/IP
2 15 (4.11%) DNS
3 13 (3.56%) Intranet
3 13 (3.56%) LAN
4 11 (3.01%) Internet
5 10 (2.74%) Skype
5 10 (2.74%) SSH
6 8 (2.19%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (2.19%) DHCP
6 8 (2.19%) VLAN
7 5 (1.37%) HTTP
7 5 (1.37%) WAN
8 1 (0.27%) Firewall
8 1 (0.27%) GoToMeeting
8 1 (0.27%) IPv4
8 1 (0.27%) IPv6
8 1 (0.27%) SSL
8 1 (0.27%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (30.96%) MySQL
2 36 (9.86%) PostgreSQL
3 32 (8.77%) SQL Server
4 14 (3.84%) NoSQL
5 12 (3.29%) Blockchain
6 7 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (1.92%) Hadoop
7 6 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (1.37%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.37%) phpMyAdmin
9 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (0.27%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.27%) Redis
10 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 113 (30.96%) Git (software)
2 51 (13.97%) JIRA
3 30 (8.22%) Jenkins
4 25 (6.85%) Bitbucket
5 23 (6.30%) Gradle
5 23 (6.30%) Subversion
6 22 (6.03%) JUnit
6 22 (6.03%) Log4j
6 22 (6.03%) Maven
6 22 (6.03%) Selenium
6 22 (6.03%) TestNG
7 21 (5.75%) gulp
8 20 (5.48%) Grunt
9 15 (4.11%) git-flow
10 10 (2.74%) webpack
11 7 (1.92%) Broccoli
11 7 (1.92%) PostCSS
12 5 (1.37%) PEAR
13 3 (0.82%) PHPUnit
14 2 (0.55%) Webistrano
General
1 100 (27.40%) Marketing
2 28 (7.67%) Finance
3 26 (7.12%) Publishing
4 20 (5.48%) Advertising
5 19 (5.21%) Retail
6 9 (2.47%) Games
7 7 (1.92%) Legal
8 6 (1.64%) Banking
9 4 (1.10%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.82%) Brand Awareness
10 3 (0.82%) Law
11 2 (0.55%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 256 (70.14%) Developer
2 99 (27.12%) PHP Developer
3 67 (18.36%) WordPress Developer
4 47 (12.88%) Web Developer
5 42 (11.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 42 (11.51%) Senior Developer
6 26 (7.12%) Full Stack Developer
6 26 (7.12%) PHP WordPress Developer
7 25 (6.85%) Agile Developer
8 22 (6.03%) Agile Java Developer
8 22 (6.03%) Java Developer
9 16 (4.38%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 16 (4.38%) Senior PHP Developer
10 14 (3.84%) Backend Developer
10 14 (3.84%) Designer
10 14 (3.84%) PHP Web Developer
11 12 (3.29%) Analyst
12 11 (3.01%) UX Designer
13 10 (2.74%) JavaScript Developer
13 10 (2.74%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (70.96%) CSS
1 259 (70.96%) HTML
2 123 (33.70%) jQuery
3 91 (24.93%) HTML5
4 73 (20.00%) CSS3
5 71 (19.45%) Laravel
6 59 (16.16%) React
7 56 (15.34%) Sass
8 55 (15.07%) AngularJS
9 46 (12.60%) Ajax
10 41 (11.23%) LAMP
11 27 (7.40%) Spring
12 26 (7.12%) CodeIgniter
12 26 (7.12%) Node.js
12 26 (7.12%) REST
13 25 (6.85%) LAPP Stack
13 25 (6.85%) RESTful
13 25 (6.85%) Web Services
14 24 (6.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 23 (6.30%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 67 (18.36%) User Experience
2 28 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.38%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (3.84%) Digital Media
4 14 (3.84%) Fintech
5 11 (3.01%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.47%) Bitcoin
6 9 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (2.47%) Linux Command Line
6 9 (2.47%) Video\Live Streaming
7 8 (2.19%) Replication
7 8 (2.19%) Social Media
8 7 (1.92%) Digital Signage
8 7 (1.92%) IPTV
9 5 (1.37%) Blog
9 5 (1.37%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.37%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.82%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.55%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 77 (21.10%) Linux
2 42 (11.51%) Windows
3 40 (10.96%) Android
4 27 (7.40%) Ubuntu
5 22 (6.03%) openSUSE
6 16 (4.38%) Unix
7 10 (2.74%) Apple iOS
8 8 (2.19%) Windows 10
9 7 (1.92%) Windows Server
10 6 (1.64%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.37%) Solaris
12 4 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.55%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 1 (0.27%) CentOS
14 1 (0.27%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (31.23%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (27.95%) Web Development
3 61 (16.71%) Front End Development
4 54 (14.79%) TDD
5 52 (14.25%) MVC
6 46 (12.60%) Responsive Web Design
7 45 (12.33%) OOP
8 42 (11.51%) Problem-Solving
9 41 (11.23%) Content Management
10 38 (10.41%) Time Management
11 33 (9.04%) SEO
12 32 (8.77%) Project Management
13 31 (8.49%) Digital Marketing
13 31 (8.49%) E-Commerce
14 30 (8.22%) Analytics
15 28 (7.67%) Collaborative Working
16 25 (6.85%) Scrum
17 16 (4.38%) CRM
17 16 (4.38%) Migration
17 16 (4.38%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 233 (63.84%) JavaScript
2 232 (63.56%) PHP
3 57 (15.62%) SQL
4 48 (13.15%) Java
5 22 (6.03%) Perl
6 20 (5.48%) Python
7 15 (4.11%) PHP 7
8 14 (3.84%) PHP 5
9 13 (3.56%) PowerShell
10 12 (3.29%) Bash Shell
10 12 (3.29%) C#
11 8 (2.19%) ES6
12 7 (1.92%) Apple Swift
12 7 (1.92%) Ruby
13 6 (1.64%) C++
14 3 (0.82%) VBA
15 2 (0.55%) KiXtart
15 2 (0.55%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.27%) Go
16 1 (0.27%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 27 (7.40%) Degree
2 9 (2.47%) CCNA
2 9 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.55%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.84%) QA
2 6 (1.64%) GDPR
3 3 (0.82%) PMO
System Software
1 30 (8.22%) Docker
2 18 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.47%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (2.19%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.19%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (2.19%) VMware Workstation
4 8 (2.19%) XenApp
5 3 (0.82%) KVM
6 1 (0.27%) LXC
6 1 (0.27%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 29 (7.95%) Puppet
2 28 (7.67%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (6.03%) Salt
4 5 (1.37%) Ansible
4 5 (1.37%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (1.37%) SCOM
5 2 (0.55%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.27%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.27%) Icinga
6 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.27%) LiteSpeed
6 1 (0.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (8.77%) Adobe
2 27 (7.40%) Oracle
3 22 (6.03%) Cisco
4 21 (5.75%) Google
5 18 (4.93%) VMware
5 18 (4.93%) Zend
6 14 (3.84%) Microsoft
7 10 (2.74%) Optimizely
8 9 (2.47%) HubSpot
9 8 (2.19%) Avaya
9 8 (2.19%) Citrix
9 8 (2.19%) Meraki
9 8 (2.19%) Sage
9 8 (2.19%) Tableau
10 7 (1.92%) Rackspace
10 7 (1.92%) Sitecore
11 6 (1.64%) WooCommerce
12 5 (1.37%) Facebook
12 5 (1.37%) SolarWinds
12 5 (1.37%) Twitter