Period
to 7 August 2020

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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > London
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 437 475 476
Rank change year-on-year +38 +1 +46
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 96 286 401
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.36% 0.50% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.29% 3.17% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 96 282 386
Median annual salary £50,000 £48,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.63% +13.53% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,850 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

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 4,190 9,013 12,402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.53% 15.91% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3,305 7,328 9,865
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £38,750 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% +5.26%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in London

WordPress
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for WordPress in London

WordPress
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing WordPress in London over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

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 7 August 2020. 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 +94 28 £51,250 +20.59%
East London +18 9 £49,971 -
West London +38 4 £67,500 +145.45%
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 72 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 58 (60.42%) PHP
3 55 (57.29%) CSS
4 51 (53.13%) HTML
5 33 (34.38%) Git (software)
6 31 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (31.25%) MySQL
8 29 (30.21%) Web Development
9 27 (28.13%) CMS
10 19 (19.79%) Drupal
11 18 (18.75%) React
12 16 (16.67%) jQuery
13 15 (15.63%) Marketing
14 14 (14.58%) HTML5
14 14 (14.58%) CSS3
15 13 (13.54%) OO
16 12 (12.50%) SQL Server
16 12 (12.50%) LAMP
17 11 (11.46%) .NET
17 11 (11.46%) AngularJS
17 11 (11.46%) Docker
18 10 (10.42%) DevOps
18 10 (10.42%) Node.js
18 10 (10.42%) Linux
19 9 (9.38%) Python
19 9 (9.38%) MVC
19 9 (9.38%) SEO
19 9 (9.38%) JSON
19 9 (9.38%) Laravel
19 9 (9.38%) GitHub

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 27 (28.13%) CMS
2 19 (19.79%) Drupal
3 8 (8.33%) Apache
3 8 (8.33%) Umbraco
4 6 (6.25%) nginx
5 3 (3.13%) Kentico
5 3 (3.13%) SilverStripe
6 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.04%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.04%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.08%) Chatbot
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.04%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.04%) InDesign
3 1 (1.04%) InVision
3 1 (1.04%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Magento
1 3 (3.13%) Shopify
2 2 (2.08%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.38%) GitHub
2 8 (8.33%) AWS
3 6 (6.25%) GCP
4 4 (4.17%) Zapier
5 3 (3.13%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (3.13%) Azure
5 3 (3.13%) DigitalOcean
5 3 (3.13%) Dropbox
5 3 (3.13%) MailChimp
5 3 (3.13%) Serverless
6 2 (2.08%) Mimecast
6 2 (2.08%) Office 365
7 1 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.04%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (1.04%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.04%) Google Analytics
7 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) LAN
1 3 (3.13%) WAN
2 2 (2.08%) DHCP
2 2 (2.08%) DNS
2 2 (2.08%) Firewall
2 2 (2.08%) Intranet
2 2 (2.08%) SAN
2 2 (2.08%) SNMP
2 2 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.04%) Internet
3 1 (1.04%) IPv4
3 1 (1.04%) IPv6
3 1 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (31.25%) MySQL
2 12 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.29%) MariaDB
4 4 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.13%) DB2
6 1 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 33 (34.38%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.38%) gulp
2 9 (9.38%) webpack
3 8 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (8.33%) TeamCity
4 6 (6.25%) Vagrant
5 5 (5.21%) PHPUnit
6 4 (4.17%) git-flow
7 3 (3.13%) Grunt
7 3 (3.13%) Jasmine
7 3 (3.13%) Subversion
8 2 (2.08%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.04%) Babel
9 1 (1.04%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.04%) Cypress.io
9 1 (1.04%) Firebug
9 1 (1.04%) GitLab
9 1 (1.04%) JIRA
9 1 (1.04%) Mercurial
General
1 15 (15.63%) Marketing
2 7 (7.29%) Games
3 6 (6.25%) Public Sector
4 4 (4.17%) Advertising
4 4 (4.17%) Finance
5 3 (3.13%) Retail
6 2 (2.08%) Publishing
7 1 (1.04%) Billing
7 1 (1.04%) Law
7 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.04%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 81 (84.38%) Developer
2 21 (21.88%) WordPress Developer
3 19 (19.79%) PHP Developer
4 17 (17.71%) Senior Developer
5 10 (10.42%) Drupal Developer
6 9 (9.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 9 (9.38%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (8.33%) Analyst
7 8 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
7 8 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
7 8 (8.33%) Support Analyst
8 7 (7.29%) Lead Developer
8 7 (7.29%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (7.29%) Senior Support Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 6 (6.25%) Web Developer
10 5 (5.21%) Software Developer
11 4 (4.17%) Graduate
11 4 (4.17%) Junior
11 4 (4.17%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (57.29%) CSS
2 51 (53.13%) HTML
3 18 (18.75%) React
4 16 (16.67%) jQuery
5 14 (14.58%) CSS3
5 14 (14.58%) HTML5
6 12 (12.50%) LAMP
7 11 (11.46%) .NET
7 11 (11.46%) AngularJS
8 10 (10.42%) Node.js
9 9 (9.38%) JSON
9 9 (9.38%) Laravel
9 9 (9.38%) Sass
10 8 (8.33%) Ajax
10 8 (8.33%) ASP.NET
10 8 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (8.33%) Symfony
11 7 (7.29%) Express
11 7 (7.29%) Redux
12 6 (6.25%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) User Experience
2 7 (7.29%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (6.25%) Social Media
4 5 (5.21%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.08%) Blog
6 2 (2.08%) EPoS
6 2 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.04%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.04%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.04%) Marketing Technology
7 1 (1.04%) Motion Graphics
7 1 (1.04%) SCORM
7 1 (1.04%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.42%) Linux
2 4 (4.17%) Windows
3 2 (2.08%) Android
3 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.08%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.08%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.04%) CentOS
4 1 (1.04%) Fedora
4 1 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (30.21%) Web Development
3 13 (13.54%) OO
4 10 (10.42%) DevOps
5 9 (9.38%) API Integration
5 9 (9.38%) Front End Development
5 9 (9.38%) MVC
5 9 (9.38%) SEO
6 8 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
6 8 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
6 8 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (8.33%) Project Management
6 8 (8.33%) SDLC
6 8 (8.33%) Server Management
7 7 (7.29%) OO PHP
7 7 (7.29%) Scrum
8 6 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 6 (6.25%) Machine Learning
8 6 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 6 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 72 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 58 (60.42%) PHP
3 9 (9.38%) Python
4 8 (8.33%) C#
4 8 (8.33%) ES6
5 5 (5.21%) Java
5 5 (5.21%) SQL
6 4 (4.17%) Kotlin
6 4 (4.17%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.13%) Ruby
8 2 (2.08%) PHP 7
8 2 (2.08%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.04%) Go
9 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (7.29%) Degree
2 4 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.04%) CCNA
3 1 (1.04%) CCNP
3 1 (1.04%) CEH
3 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.04%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (1.04%) ECSA
3 1 (1.04%) MCSE
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (11.46%) Docker
2 3 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.08%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.04%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) Terraform
2 1 (1.04%) Ansible
2 1 (1.04%) cPanel
2 1 (1.04%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.04%) Icinga
Vendors
1 7 (7.29%) Microsoft
1 7 (7.29%) WooCommerce
2 6 (6.25%) Google
3 4 (4.17%) Adobe
4 3 (3.13%) Oracle
4 3 (3.13%) VMware
5 2 (2.08%) Aruba
5 2 (2.08%) Cisco
5 2 (2.08%) Concur
5 2 (2.08%) HubSpot
5 2 (2.08%) Meraki
5 2 (2.08%) Sage
5 2 (2.08%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.04%) Facebook
6 1 (1.04%) Hootsuite
6 1 (1.04%) Marketo
6 1 (1.04%) Pardot
6 1 (1.04%) Twitter
6 1 (1.04%) YouTube