Period
to 22 January 2022

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 22 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > London
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 447 407 520
Rank change year-on-year -40 +113 -58
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 308 104 198
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.60% 0.43% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.36% 3.03% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 202 87 176
10th Percentile £30,250 £38,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £45,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% +12.50%
75th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% 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 7,067 3,435 7,616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.84% 14.29% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4,405 2,856 6,299
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £48,750 £51,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,750
Median % change year-on-year - +7.00% +1.25%
75th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £100,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 22 January 2022.

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 22 January 2022. 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
Central London -27 23 £41,000 -21.90% 15
South London -15 9 £25,500 -57.50% 1
West London -63 8 £45,000 -33.33% 1
North London -15 2 £45,000 -30.77% 1
East London -40 1 - - 3
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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.

1 218 (70.78%) JavaScript
2 210 (68.18%) PHP
3 196 (63.64%) HTML
4 184 (59.74%) CSS
5 116 (37.66%) React
6 115 (37.34%) CMS
7 108 (35.06%) Git (software)
8 104 (33.77%) Marketing
9 87 (28.25%) Web Development
10 83 (26.95%) MySQL
11 76 (24.68%) Full Stack Development
12 75 (24.35%) Sass
13 74 (24.03%) User Experience
14 69 (22.40%) SEO
15 68 (22.08%) jQuery
16 65 (21.10%) Social Skills
17 63 (20.45%) Google
18 59 (19.16%) Laravel
19 57 (18.51%) Problem-Solving
20 55 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
21 53 (17.21%) Node.js
22 49 (15.91%) Project Management
22 49 (15.91%) SQL
23 48 (15.58%) AWS
23 48 (15.58%) Front End Development
24 44 (14.29%) RESTful
24 44 (14.29%) Vue.js
25 42 (13.64%) HTML5
26 41 (13.31%) Responsive Web Design
27 38 (12.34%) Content Management

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
1 115 (37.34%) CMS
2 38 (12.34%) Drupal
3 34 (11.04%) Apache
4 10 (3.25%) EPiServer
5 8 (2.60%) IIS
5 8 (2.60%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.62%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.97%) concrete5
7 3 (0.97%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.65%) Confluence
8 2 (0.65%) Kentico
8 2 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.65%) Sitefinity
8 2 (0.65%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.32%) Headless CMS
9 1 (0.32%) Moodle
9 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.32%) Totara
Applications
1 10 (3.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.92%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (1.95%) Sketch
4 5 (1.62%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.97%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.32%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.32%) InVision
7 1 (0.32%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 18 (5.84%) Shopify
2 9 (2.92%) Magento
2 9 (2.92%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.32%) SnowdropKCS
3 1 (0.32%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 48 (15.58%) AWS
2 26 (8.44%) GitHub
3 24 (7.79%) Azure
4 23 (7.47%) Google Analytics
5 21 (6.82%) GCP
6 20 (6.49%) Figma
6 20 (6.49%) SaaS
7 19 (6.17%) npm
8 15 (4.87%) Serverless
9 12 (3.90%) Amazon S3
10 10 (3.25%) Cloudflare
11 9 (2.92%) Amazon SQS
12 8 (2.60%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 8 (2.60%) CloudFront
12 8 (2.60%) Google Tag Manager
13 7 (2.27%) Algolia
13 7 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
14 6 (1.95%) AWS Lambda
15 5 (1.62%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.42%) DNS
2 9 (2.92%) Internet
2 9 (2.92%) SSL
3 5 (1.62%) SMS
4 4 (1.30%) HTTP
5 3 (0.97%) VoIP
6 2 (0.65%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.65%) DHCP
6 2 (0.65%) Firewall
6 2 (0.65%) IPsec
6 2 (0.65%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.65%) VLAN
6 2 (0.65%) VPN
6 2 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.32%) DKIM
7 1 (0.32%) DMARC
7 1 (0.32%) Intranet
7 1 (0.32%) IPv4
7 1 (0.32%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (26.95%) MySQL
2 12 (3.90%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.25%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (2.60%) Amazon Aurora
4 8 (2.60%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (2.60%) NoSQL
4 8 (2.60%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.95%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (1.62%) Power BI
6 5 (1.62%) Qlik Sense
6 5 (1.62%) QlikView
7 4 (1.30%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (1.30%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.30%) Redis
8 2 (0.65%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 108 (35.06%) Git (software)
2 26 (8.44%) Bitbucket
2 26 (8.44%) Jenkins
3 22 (7.14%) JIRA
4 20 (6.49%) gulp
5 18 (5.84%) Grunt
6 15 (4.87%) Selenium
7 13 (4.22%) PHPUnit
7 13 (4.22%) webpack
8 10 (3.25%) GitLab
9 9 (2.92%) Cypress.io
9 9 (2.92%) Travis CI
10 7 (2.27%) Firebug
11 5 (1.62%) Babel
11 5 (1.62%) Postman
12 4 (1.30%) git-flow
12 4 (1.30%) JUnit
12 4 (1.30%) PostCSS
12 4 (1.30%) TestNG
12 4 (1.30%) WebDriver
General
1 104 (33.77%) Marketing
2 65 (21.10%) Social Skills
3 30 (9.74%) Finance
4 25 (8.12%) Publishing
5 24 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (7.47%) Advertising
7 11 (3.57%) Organisational Skills
8 9 (2.92%) Financial Institution
8 9 (2.92%) Retail
9 7 (2.27%) Legal
10 6 (1.95%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.97%) Banking
12 3 (0.97%) French Language
12 3 (0.97%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.65%) Automotive
13 2 (0.65%) Influencing Skills
13 2 (0.65%) Public Sector
14 1 (0.32%) Documentation Skills
14 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 230 (74.68%) Developer
2 69 (22.40%) PHP Developer
3 65 (21.10%) WordPress Developer
4 61 (19.81%) Senior Developer
5 45 (14.61%) Full Stack Developer
6 36 (11.69%) Web Developer
7 33 (10.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 26 (8.44%) PHP WordPress Developer
9 25 (8.12%) Senior WordPress Developer
10 18 (5.84%) JavaScript Developer
11 17 (5.52%) Senior Full Stack Developer
12 13 (4.22%) Analyst
13 11 (3.57%) IT Manager
13 11 (3.57%) PHP Web Developer
14 10 (3.25%) HTML CSS Developer
14 10 (3.25%) HTML Developer
14 10 (3.25%) Project Manager
15 9 (2.92%) Backend Developer
15 9 (2.92%) IT Project Manager
15 9 (2.92%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (63.64%) HTML
2 184 (59.74%) CSS
3 116 (37.66%) React
4 75 (24.35%) Sass
5 68 (22.08%) jQuery
6 59 (19.16%) Laravel
7 53 (17.21%) Node.js
8 44 (14.29%) RESTful
8 44 (14.29%) Vue.js
9 42 (13.64%) HTML5
10 37 (12.01%) AngularJS
10 37 (12.01%) JSON
11 36 (11.69%) CSS3
12 33 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 32 (10.39%) LAMP
14 31 (10.06%) Symfony
15 27 (8.77%) XML
16 25 (8.12%) REST
17 23 (7.47%) Twig
18 19 (6.17%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 74 (24.03%) User Experience
2 24 (7.79%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (4.22%) Mobile App
3 13 (4.22%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (3.25%) Social Media
5 9 (2.92%) Digital Media
6 8 (2.60%) Data Structures
7 7 (2.27%) Public Cloud
8 6 (1.95%) Blog
8 6 (1.95%) Renewable Energy
9 5 (1.62%) 3D Printing
9 5 (1.62%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.62%) Analytical Mindset
9 5 (1.62%) Industry 4.0
9 5 (1.62%) W3C
10 4 (1.30%) Replication
11 3 (0.97%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.97%) FMCG
12 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.65%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.69%) Linux
2 10 (3.25%) Windows
3 6 (1.95%) Android
4 5 (1.62%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.30%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.30%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.65%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.32%) CentOS
7 1 (0.32%) Fedora
7 1 (0.32%) Solaris
7 1 (0.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (28.25%) Web Development
2 76 (24.68%) Full Stack Development
3 69 (22.40%) SEO
4 57 (18.51%) Problem-Solving
5 55 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (15.91%) Project Management
7 48 (15.58%) Front End Development
8 41 (13.31%) Responsive Web Design
9 38 (12.34%) Content Management
10 37 (12.01%) UX Design
11 36 (11.69%) Analytics
12 35 (11.36%) CI/CD
13 29 (9.42%) DevOps
13 29 (9.42%) Software Engineering
14 27 (8.77%) Web Design
15 25 (8.12%) E-Commerce
15 25 (8.12%) Test Automation
16 24 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (7.79%) TDD
17 21 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 218 (70.78%) JavaScript
2 210 (68.18%) PHP
3 49 (15.91%) SQL
4 28 (9.09%) Python
5 27 (8.77%) TypeScript
6 14 (4.55%) Java
7 13 (4.22%) Ruby
8 9 (2.92%) ES6
9 6 (1.95%) VBA
10 5 (1.62%) C#
11 4 (1.30%) Perl
12 3 (0.97%) C
12 3 (0.97%) Go
13 2 (0.65%) Java 8
13 2 (0.65%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.32%) C++
14 1 (0.32%) ES7
14 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (6.82%) Degree
2 5 (1.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.30%) AWS Certification
3 4 (1.30%) OCPJP
3 4 (1.30%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (1.30%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.97%) ISEB
5 1 (0.32%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (12.34%) Accessibility
2 6 (1.95%) WCAG
3 2 (0.65%) GDPR
3 2 (0.65%) PSD2
3 2 (0.65%) QA
4 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (6.49%) Docker
2 6 (1.95%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.30%) Varnish
4 2 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.27%) Terraform
2 6 (1.95%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.30%) Ansible
4 2 (0.65%) cPanel
4 2 (0.65%) Jamf Pro
4 2 (0.65%) Puppet
5 1 (0.32%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.32%) Icinga
Vendors
1 63 (20.45%) Google
2 27 (8.77%) Microsoft
3 22 (7.14%) WooCommerce
4 16 (5.19%) Adobe
5 11 (3.57%) Apple
6 10 (3.25%) Bloomberg
7 8 (2.60%) Facebook
7 8 (2.60%) Oracle
8 7 (2.27%) HubSpot
9 6 (1.95%) Twitter
9 6 (1.95%) VMware
10 5 (1.62%) Reuters
10 5 (1.62%) Sage
10 5 (1.62%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 5 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.30%) Citrix
11 4 (1.30%) IBM
11 4 (1.30%) Netlify
11 4 (1.30%) Netskope
12 2 (0.65%) Cisco