Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > London
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 484 452 473
Rank change year-on-year -32 +21 +59
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 238 401 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.44% 0.60% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.95% 3.49% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 212 349 407
London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +2.94%

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 8,077 11,500 13,833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.05% 17.28% 18.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6,624 9,330 11,196
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,625
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -6 36 £50,000 +17.65% 15
East London +19 16 £44,135 -11.73% 7
South London +11 10 £51,250 +28.13% 4
West London -12 6 £57,500 +2.22% 10
North London +1 1 £40,000 +14.29% 2
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 151 (63.45%) HTML
2 141 (59.24%) CSS
3 134 (56.30%) JavaScript
3 134 (56.30%) PHP
4 81 (34.03%) CMS
5 80 (33.61%) Web Development
6 76 (31.93%) Agile Software Development
7 75 (31.51%) Git (software)
8 60 (25.21%) jQuery
9 58 (24.37%) Marketing
10 50 (21.01%) MySQL
11 42 (17.65%) HTML5
11 42 (17.65%) Google
12 41 (17.23%) Drupal
13 37 (15.55%) Sass
14 36 (15.13%) DevOps
15 32 (13.45%) .NET
16 29 (12.18%) CSS3
17 28 (11.76%) Social Media
17 28 (11.76%) Analytics
18 27 (11.34%) AngularJS
18 27 (11.34%) React
19 26 (10.92%) User Experience
19 26 (10.92%) C#
19 26 (10.92%) Finance
20 25 (10.50%) MVC
20 25 (10.50%) Node.js
21 24 (10.08%) AWS
21 24 (10.08%) Docker
21 24 (10.08%) OO

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 81 (34.03%) CMS
2 41 (17.23%) Drupal
3 17 (7.14%) Umbraco
4 15 (6.30%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.36%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (2.10%) Apache
7 4 (1.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (1.68%) EPiServer
7 4 (1.68%) IIS
7 4 (1.68%) nginx
8 3 (1.26%) Magnolia
8 3 (1.26%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.84%) Confluence
9 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.84%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.42%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.42%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 21 (8.82%) Photoshop
2 13 (5.46%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (4.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 10 (4.20%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (3.78%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (2.52%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (2.52%) MS Visio
6 5 (2.10%) InDesign
7 4 (1.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (1.26%) InVision
9 1 (0.42%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.42%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 22 (9.24%) Magento
2 4 (1.68%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.42%) MetaTrader
3 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.42%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.08%) AWS
2 21 (8.82%) GitHub
3 19 (7.98%) Google Analytics
4 15 (6.30%) GCP
5 14 (5.88%) SaaS
6 12 (5.04%) Office 365
7 9 (3.78%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (2.94%) MailChimp
9 6 (2.52%) Azure
9 6 (2.52%) Microsoft Flow
9 6 (2.52%) Power Platform
10 5 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (2.10%) npm
10 5 (2.10%) Slack
10 5 (2.10%) Zapier
11 4 (1.68%) Firebase
12 3 (1.26%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (1.26%) AWS CodeDeploy
12 3 (1.26%) IaaS
12 3 (1.26%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.62%) DHCP
1 11 (4.62%) DNS
1 11 (4.62%) Internet
2 10 (4.20%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.78%) HTTP
4 8 (3.36%) VPN
5 6 (2.52%) Firewall
6 5 (2.10%) Intranet
7 3 (1.26%) HTTPS
7 3 (1.26%) SSL
8 2 (0.84%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.84%) NAS
8 2 (0.84%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.84%) PBX
8 2 (0.84%) SAN
9 1 (0.42%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.42%) IPv4
9 1 (0.42%) IPv6
9 1 (0.42%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (21.01%) MySQL
2 15 (6.30%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.52%) Amazon Aurora
3 6 (2.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (2.10%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.68%) MariaDB
6 2 (0.84%) BigQuery
6 2 (0.84%) GIS
6 2 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.42%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.42%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.42%) phpMyAdmin
7 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 75 (31.51%) Git (software)
2 20 (8.40%) gulp
3 18 (7.56%) Jenkins
3 18 (7.56%) JIRA
4 16 (6.72%) Grunt
5 15 (6.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (5.04%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (5.04%) webpack
7 6 (2.52%) GitLab
7 6 (2.52%) PHPUnit
7 6 (2.52%) PostCSS
7 6 (2.52%) Subversion
8 5 (2.10%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.68%) Babel
10 3 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.26%) WiX
11 2 (0.84%) Maven
11 2 (0.84%) Selenium
11 2 (0.84%) TestRail
11 2 (0.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 58 (24.37%) Marketing
2 26 (10.92%) Finance
3 19 (7.98%) Retail
4 11 (4.62%) Public Sector
5 10 (4.20%) Advertising
6 6 (2.52%) Publishing
7 5 (2.10%) Law
8 2 (0.84%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.42%) Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 151 (63.45%) Developer
2 45 (18.91%) WordPress Developer
3 38 (15.97%) PHP Developer
4 28 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 24 (10.08%) Analyst
5 24 (10.08%) Web Developer
6 20 (8.40%) Junior
7 15 (6.30%) Senior Developer
8 14 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
9 13 (5.46%) Junior Developer
10 12 (5.04%) Digital Project Manager
10 12 (5.04%) Drupal Developer
10 12 (5.04%) Project Manager
10 12 (5.04%) Support Analyst
11 11 (4.62%) Analyst Developer
11 11 (4.62%) Developer Analyst
12 10 (4.20%) HTML CSS Developer
12 10 (4.20%) HTML Developer
12 10 (4.20%) Senior Software Engineer
12 10 (4.20%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (63.45%) HTML
2 141 (59.24%) CSS
3 60 (25.21%) jQuery
4 42 (17.65%) HTML5
5 37 (15.55%) Sass
6 32 (13.45%) .NET
7 29 (12.18%) CSS3
8 27 (11.34%) AngularJS
8 27 (11.34%) React
9 25 (10.50%) Node.js
10 23 (9.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 22 (9.24%) ASP.NET
12 21 (8.82%) Ajax
12 21 (8.82%) JSON
13 19 (7.98%) Web Services
14 17 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (6.30%) Laravel
16 14 (5.88%) RESTful
17 13 (5.46%) LAMP
18 11 (4.62%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.76%) Social Media
2 26 (10.92%) User Experience
3 10 (4.20%) Animation
3 10 (4.20%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.52%) Cloud Native
4 6 (2.52%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.52%) Public Cloud
4 6 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.10%) e-Learning
5 5 (2.10%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.10%) Learning Management System
6 4 (1.68%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.68%) W3C
7 3 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.26%) Blog
7 3 (1.26%) Clustering
7 3 (1.26%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.26%) Replication
8 2 (0.84%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.84%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.66%) Linux
2 15 (6.30%) Windows
3 4 (1.68%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.26%) Unix
4 3 (1.26%) VyOS
5 2 (0.84%) CentOS
5 2 (0.84%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.42%) Fedora
6 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.42%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (33.61%) Web Development
2 76 (31.93%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (15.13%) DevOps
4 28 (11.76%) Analytics
5 25 (10.50%) MVC
6 24 (10.08%) OO
7 23 (9.66%) E-Commerce
8 22 (9.24%) Content Management
9 21 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (8.40%) Digital Marketing
10 20 (8.40%) Front End Development
11 19 (7.98%) Software Engineering
12 18 (7.56%) Open Source
13 17 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (7.14%) Project Management
13 17 (7.14%) SEO
14 16 (6.72%) Microservices
14 16 (6.72%) Scrum
15 15 (6.30%) CRM
15 15 (6.30%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 134 (56.30%) JavaScript
1 134 (56.30%) PHP
2 26 (10.92%) C#
3 21 (8.82%) SQL
4 20 (8.40%) Python
5 16 (6.72%) Java
6 14 (5.88%) Ruby
7 8 (3.36%) ES6
8 6 (2.52%) VBA
9 5 (2.10%) Rust
10 4 (1.68%) C
10 4 (1.68%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.84%) Java 8
11 2 (0.84%) PHP 7
11 2 (0.84%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.42%) Go
Qualifications
1 18 (7.56%) Degree
2 6 (2.52%) AWS Certification
3 5 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.84%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.30%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) GDPR
2 1 (0.42%) WCAG
System Software
1 24 (10.08%) Docker
2 11 (4.62%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.52%) Varnish
4 3 (1.26%) Postfix
5 2 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.84%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (7.14%) Kubernetes
2 10 (4.20%) Ansible
3 7 (2.94%) Docker Swarm
4 6 (2.52%) Consul
5 4 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.26%) Puppet
6 3 (1.26%) Terraform
7 2 (0.84%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.84%) WSUS
8 1 (0.42%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.42%) Icinga
Vendors
1 42 (17.65%) Google
2 23 (9.66%) Microsoft
3 18 (7.56%) Adobe
4 13 (5.46%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (3.36%) Sitecore
6 7 (2.94%) WooCommerce
7 6 (2.52%) DocuSign
7 6 (2.52%) Facebook
7 6 (2.52%) Splunk
8 5 (2.10%) Cisco
8 5 (2.10%) HubSpot
9 4 (1.68%) hybris
9 4 (1.68%) SAP
10 3 (1.26%) Juniper
11 2 (0.84%) Citrix
11 2 (0.84%) Dot Hill
11 2 (0.84%) NETGEAR
11 2 (0.84%) Siemens
11 2 (0.84%) Sophos
11 2 (0.84%) Tableau