Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > London
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 535 477 487
Rank change year-on-year -58 +10 +72
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 178 332 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.35% 0.53% 0.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.41% 3.15% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 163 286 349
London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,050 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +6.06%

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 7,371 10,531 12,631
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.70% 16.89% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6,059 8,513 10,585
London median annual salary £60,750 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +7.53%

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 February 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 23 February 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 0 39 £55,000 +37.50% 17
East London +11 10 £47,053 -24.72% 7
South London +8 6 £22,000 -45.00% 7
West London -17 3 £45,000 -5.26% 11
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 114 (64.04%) JavaScript
2 109 (61.24%) HTML
3 105 (58.99%) CSS
4 85 (47.75%) PHP
5 60 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (31.46%) CMS
7 51 (28.65%) Web Development
8 49 (27.53%) Git (software)
9 41 (23.03%) Marketing
10 36 (20.22%) Google
10 36 (20.22%) jQuery
11 32 (17.98%) MySQL
12 30 (16.85%) Drupal
12 30 (16.85%) DevOps
12 30 (16.85%) User Experience
13 29 (16.29%) HTML5
14 28 (15.73%) Node.js
15 26 (14.61%) OO
15 26 (14.61%) React
16 25 (14.04%) Software Engineering
17 22 (12.36%) GCP
18 21 (11.80%) Mentoring
19 20 (11.24%) Microservices
19 20 (11.24%) Front End Development
19 20 (11.24%) CSS3
20 19 (10.67%) Scrum
20 19 (10.67%) SQL
21 18 (10.11%) Kubernetes
22 17 (9.55%) GitHub
22 17 (9.55%) Sass

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 56 (31.46%) CMS
2 30 (16.85%) Drupal
3 13 (7.30%) Umbraco
4 12 (6.74%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.37%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (2.81%) Apache
6 5 (2.81%) Confluence
7 4 (2.25%) EPiServer
7 4 (2.25%) IIS
8 3 (1.69%) Kentico
8 3 (1.69%) Magnolia
9 2 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.12%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.12%) nginx
9 2 (1.12%) Sitefinity
9 2 (1.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (7.87%) Photoshop
2 10 (5.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (3.93%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (2.81%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (2.81%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (2.81%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.25%) InVision
6 3 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (1.69%) InDesign
6 3 (1.69%) Sketch
7 2 (1.12%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.56%) Figma
8 1 (0.56%) Marvel
8 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (8.99%) Magento
2 2 (1.12%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (1.12%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 22 (12.36%) GCP
2 17 (9.55%) GitHub
3 12 (6.74%) Google Analytics
4 9 (5.06%) AWS
5 7 (3.93%) Office 365
6 6 (3.37%) SaaS
7 5 (2.81%) MailChimp
7 5 (2.81%) Microsoft Flow
7 5 (2.81%) Power Platform
7 5 (2.81%) Slack
8 4 (2.25%) AWS CodeDeploy
9 3 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.69%) npm
9 3 (1.69%) Zapier
10 2 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (1.12%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (1.12%) Amazon S3
10 2 (1.12%) Azure
10 2 (1.12%) IaaS
10 2 (1.12%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.49%) DNS
2 5 (2.81%) HTTP
3 4 (2.25%) DHCP
4 3 (1.69%) Intranet
4 3 (1.69%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.12%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.12%) NAS
5 2 (1.12%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.12%) PBX
5 2 (1.12%) SAN
5 2 (1.12%) SSL
5 2 (1.12%) VPN
6 1 (0.56%) Internet
6 1 (0.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (17.98%) MySQL
2 8 (4.49%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.81%) MongoDB
3 5 (2.81%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.25%) MariaDB
4 4 (2.25%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.69%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.56%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 49 (27.53%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.30%) Jenkins
3 11 (6.18%) gulp
3 11 (6.18%) JIRA
4 8 (4.49%) Bitbucket
5 7 (3.93%) PHPUnit
6 6 (3.37%) Grunt
6 6 (3.37%) webpack
7 5 (2.81%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (2.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.69%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.12%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.12%) PostCSS
9 2 (1.12%) Selenium
9 2 (1.12%) WiX
10 1 (0.56%) Capybara
10 1 (0.56%) Codeship
10 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.56%) Vagrant
General
1 41 (23.03%) Marketing
2 13 (7.30%) Public Sector
3 11 (6.18%) Retail
4 10 (5.62%) Advertising
4 10 (5.62%) Finance
5 5 (2.81%) Law
5 5 (2.81%) Publishing
6 3 (1.69%) Games
6 3 (1.69%) iGaming
7 2 (1.12%) Local Government
7 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 116 (65.17%) Developer
2 35 (19.66%) PHP Developer
3 30 (16.85%) WordPress Developer
4 27 (15.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 20 (11.24%) Web Developer
6 17 (9.55%) Software Engineer
7 15 (8.43%) Senior Software Engineer
8 13 (7.30%) Analyst
9 12 (6.74%) Full Stack Developer
10 11 (6.18%) Drupal Developer
11 10 (5.62%) Digital Project Manager
11 10 (5.62%) HTML CSS Developer
11 10 (5.62%) HTML Developer
11 10 (5.62%) Project Manager
11 10 (5.62%) Senior Developer
12 9 (5.06%) Junior
13 7 (3.93%) Software Developer
14 6 (3.37%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 6 (3.37%) Junior Web Developer
14 6 (3.37%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (61.24%) HTML
2 105 (58.99%) CSS
3 36 (20.22%) jQuery
4 29 (16.29%) HTML5
5 28 (15.73%) Node.js
6 26 (14.61%) React
7 20 (11.24%) CSS3
8 17 (9.55%) .NET
8 17 (9.55%) Sass
9 16 (8.99%) Ajax
10 14 (7.87%) AngularJS
11 13 (7.30%) ASP.NET
12 12 (6.74%) LAMP
13 10 (5.62%) JSON
13 10 (5.62%) Vue.js
14 9 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (5.06%) Express
14 9 (5.06%) Laravel
14 9 (5.06%) RESTful
14 9 (5.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.85%) User Experience
2 14 (7.87%) Social Media
3 10 (5.62%) Animation
4 9 (5.06%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (3.93%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.81%) e-Learning
6 5 (2.81%) Learning Management System
7 4 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.25%) Blog
7 4 (2.25%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.69%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.12%) BBC
9 2 (1.12%) Clustering
9 2 (1.12%) Cyberattack
9 2 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.12%) Photography
9 2 (1.12%) Replication
9 2 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.12%) Video Editing
10 1 (0.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.62%) Linux
1 10 (5.62%) Windows
2 4 (2.25%) CentOS
2 4 (2.25%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.12%) Android
3 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.12%) Mac OS
3 2 (1.12%) Unix
3 2 (1.12%) VyOS
3 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (28.65%) Web Development
3 30 (16.85%) DevOps
4 26 (14.61%) OO
5 25 (14.04%) Software Engineering
6 21 (11.80%) Mentoring
7 20 (11.24%) Front End Development
7 20 (11.24%) Microservices
8 19 (10.67%) Scrum
9 16 (8.99%) Analytics
9 16 (8.99%) Digital Marketing
9 16 (8.99%) Open Source
9 16 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (8.99%) SEO
10 15 (8.43%) API Development
10 15 (8.43%) E-Commerce
11 14 (7.87%) Content Management
12 13 (7.30%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (6.74%) MVC
14 11 (6.18%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 114 (64.04%) JavaScript
2 85 (47.75%) PHP
3 19 (10.67%) SQL
4 15 (8.43%) C#
5 13 (7.30%) Java
6 9 (5.06%) Python
7 8 (4.49%) ES6
8 7 (3.93%) Rust
9 6 (3.37%) Kotlin
9 6 (3.37%) Ruby
10 5 (2.81%) VBA
11 4 (2.25%) C
12 2 (1.12%) PHP 7
12 2 (1.12%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (7.30%) Degree
2 1 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.69%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) GDPR
2 1 (0.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (8.43%) Docker
2 4 (2.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.12%) Postfix
3 2 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (10.11%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.81%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.25%) Ansible
4 3 (1.69%) cPanel
4 3 (1.69%) Puppet
5 2 (1.12%) Terraform
5 2 (1.12%) vCenter Server
5 2 (1.12%) WSUS
6 1 (0.56%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 36 (20.22%) Google
2 15 (8.43%) Adobe
3 11 (6.18%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (5.06%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.37%) Sitecore
6 5 (2.81%) DocuSign
7 4 (2.25%) Cisco
7 4 (2.25%) Facebook
8 2 (1.12%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.12%) Citrix
8 2 (1.12%) Dot Hill
8 2 (1.12%) hybris
8 2 (1.12%) Juniper
8 2 (1.12%) NETGEAR
8 2 (1.12%) Okta
8 2 (1.12%) SAP
8 2 (1.12%) Siemens
8 2 (1.12%) Sophos
8 2 (1.12%) Splunk
8 2 (1.12%) WooCommerce