Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > London
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 419 453 506
Rank change year-on-year +34 +53 -37
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 437 453 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.65% 0.60% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.72% 3.16% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 381 415 341
London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,673
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.49% +1.68%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £71,250
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 11,740 14,321 14,363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.46% 18.91% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9,491 11,443 12,445
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 £32,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 2018. 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 -23 87 £42,500 -10.53% 25
West London +24 23 £56,250 +87.50% 23
East London +7 11 £47,500 +22.96% 4
South London -11 7 £42,500 -15.00% 4
North London +9 5 £35,000 -12.50% 5
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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.

1 285 (65.22%) HTML
1 285 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 283 (64.76%) CSS
3 261 (59.73%) PHP
4 151 (34.55%) CMS
5 139 (31.81%) MySQL
6 138 (31.58%) Web Development
6 138 (31.58%) Git (software)
7 136 (31.12%) jQuery
8 133 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
9 104 (23.80%) HTML5
10 90 (20.59%) Linux
11 89 (20.37%) Marketing
12 88 (20.14%) Drupal
13 87 (19.91%) User Experience
14 84 (19.22%) Front End Development
15 82 (18.76%) CSS3
16 76 (17.39%) React
17 75 (17.16%) SQL
18 67 (15.33%) Sass
19 66 (15.10%) Laravel
20 63 (14.42%) Java
21 61 (13.96%) TDD
22 59 (13.50%) AngularJS
23 56 (12.81%) LAMP
23 56 (12.81%) Problem-Solving
24 55 (12.59%) JIRA
25 54 (12.36%) Ajax
26 51 (11.67%) Apache
26 51 (11.67%) Responsive Web Design

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
1 151 (34.55%) CMS
2 88 (20.14%) Drupal
3 51 (11.67%) Apache
4 28 (6.41%) nginx
5 23 (5.26%) Tomcat
6 21 (4.81%) SharePoint
7 18 (4.12%) Marvel
8 16 (3.66%) Umbraco
9 13 (2.97%) Joomla!
10 10 (2.29%) JBoss
11 9 (2.06%) EPiServer
12 6 (1.37%) Kentico
12 6 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (1.14%) ExpressionEngine
13 5 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (0.92%) Confluence
15 3 (0.69%) concrete5
15 3 (0.69%) Moodle
15 3 (0.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (4.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 18 (4.12%) InVision
2 17 (3.89%) Photoshop
3 13 (2.97%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (2.06%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.92%) InDesign
7 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (4.81%) Magento
2 8 (1.83%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (1.60%) Shopify
4 4 (0.92%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.46%) ScheduALL
6 1 (0.23%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 46 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (5.72%) AWS CloudFormation
3 23 (5.26%) SaaS
4 19 (4.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 16 (3.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 16 (3.66%) CloudFront
5 16 (3.66%) npm
5 16 (3.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 13 (2.97%) IaaS
7 10 (2.29%) Google Analytics
7 10 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (2.06%) Route 53
9 7 (1.60%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 7 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (1.60%) GitHub
9 7 (1.60%) MailChimp
10 6 (1.37%) Office 365
10 6 (1.37%) Yarn
11 4 (0.92%) AWS OpsWorks
11 4 (0.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.12%) TCP/IP
2 17 (3.89%) DNS
2 17 (3.89%) Internet
3 13 (2.97%) LAN
4 10 (2.29%) WAN
5 9 (2.06%) HTTP
5 9 (2.06%) SSH
6 7 (1.60%) Intranet
7 4 (0.92%) Skype
7 4 (0.92%) VLAN
8 3 (0.69%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (0.69%) DHCP
9 2 (0.46%) IPv4
9 2 (0.46%) IPv6
9 2 (0.46%) SMS
9 2 (0.46%) SSL
9 2 (0.46%) VoIP
10 1 (0.23%) Firewall
10 1 (0.23%) SAN
10 1 (0.23%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (31.81%) MySQL
2 44 (10.07%) SQL Server
3 36 (8.24%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (4.81%) Amazon RDS
5 15 (3.43%) Blockchain
6 10 (2.29%) NoSQL
7 7 (1.60%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.60%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.14%) phpMyAdmin
9 5 (1.14%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.69%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.46%) Big Data
11 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 138 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 55 (12.59%) JIRA
3 36 (8.24%) Jenkins
4 31 (7.09%) Subversion
5 26 (5.95%) Bitbucket
6 24 (5.49%) Selenium
7 23 (5.26%) Gradle
8 22 (5.03%) JUnit
8 22 (5.03%) Log4j
8 22 (5.03%) Maven
8 22 (5.03%) TestNG
9 20 (4.58%) git-flow
10 18 (4.12%) Grunt
10 18 (4.12%) gulp
11 16 (3.66%) webpack
12 10 (2.29%) PEAR
12 10 (2.29%) PostCSS
13 6 (1.37%) PHPUnit
14 4 (0.92%) RSpec
14 4 (0.92%) WebDriver
General
1 89 (20.37%) Marketing
2 48 (10.98%) Finance
3 27 (6.18%) Publishing
4 22 (5.03%) Advertising
5 18 (4.12%) Retail
6 9 (2.06%) Banking
7 8 (1.83%) Legal
8 5 (1.14%) Law
9 4 (0.92%) Back Office
9 4 (0.92%) Games
9 4 (0.92%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.23%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 292 (66.82%) Developer
2 98 (22.43%) PHP Developer
3 69 (15.79%) WordPress Developer
4 58 (13.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 50 (11.44%) Web Developer
6 43 (9.84%) Full Stack Developer
7 28 (6.41%) PHP WordPress Developer
8 26 (5.95%) Senior Developer
9 23 (5.26%) Java Developer
10 22 (5.03%) Designer
11 18 (4.12%) Agile Developer
12 17 (3.89%) Agile Java Developer
13 16 (3.66%) AWS Engineer
13 16 (3.66%) JavaScript Developer
14 15 (3.43%) PHP Web Developer
15 14 (3.20%) Backend Developer
15 14 (3.20%) Project Manager
16 13 (2.97%) Drupal Developer
16 13 (2.97%) UX Designer
17 12 (2.75%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 285 (65.22%) HTML
2 283 (64.76%) CSS
3 136 (31.12%) jQuery
4 104 (23.80%) HTML5
5 82 (18.76%) CSS3
6 76 (17.39%) React
7 67 (15.33%) Sass
8 66 (15.10%) Laravel
9 59 (13.50%) AngularJS
10 56 (12.81%) LAMP
11 54 (12.36%) Ajax
12 40 (9.15%) Node.js
13 34 (7.78%) REST
13 34 (7.78%) Symfony
14 33 (7.55%) LEMP Stack
14 33 (7.55%) Vue.js
15 31 (7.09%) CodeIgniter
16 29 (6.64%) Web Services
17 27 (6.18%) JSON
18 26 (5.95%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 87 (19.91%) User Experience
2 27 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.12%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (3.43%) Mobile App
5 14 (3.20%) Fintech
6 13 (2.97%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.75%) Linux Command Line
8 10 (2.29%) Bitcoin
8 10 (2.29%) Private Cloud
9 9 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (2.06%) Management Information System
9 9 (2.06%) Video\Live Streaming
10 7 (1.60%) Digital Media
10 7 (1.60%) Digital Signage
10 7 (1.60%) IPTV
11 6 (1.37%) Social Media
12 5 (1.14%) iPad
12 5 (1.14%) Robotics
13 4 (0.92%) Blog
13 4 (0.92%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 90 (20.59%) Linux
2 45 (10.30%) Windows
3 37 (8.47%) Android
4 27 (6.18%) Ubuntu
5 22 (5.03%) openSUSE
6 16 (3.66%) Windows Server
7 14 (3.20%) Unix
8 11 (2.52%) Apple iOS
9 10 (2.29%) Solaris
10 6 (1.37%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.14%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.46%) CentOS
13 2 (0.46%) Fedora
13 2 (0.46%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (31.58%) Web Development
2 133 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (19.22%) Front End Development
4 61 (13.96%) TDD
5 56 (12.81%) Problem-Solving
6 51 (11.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 45 (10.30%) OOP
8 43 (9.84%) E-Commerce
9 41 (9.38%) Time Management
10 40 (9.15%) SEO
11 39 (8.92%) Content Management
12 38 (8.70%) Scrum
13 37 (8.47%) MVC
14 36 (8.24%) Project Management
15 33 (7.55%) Digital Marketing
16 26 (5.95%) Analytics
17 24 (5.49%) Collaborative Working
18 21 (4.81%) OO
19 20 (4.58%) Web Design
20 19 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 285 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 261 (59.73%) PHP
3 75 (17.16%) SQL
4 63 (14.42%) Java
5 32 (7.32%) Python
6 25 (5.72%) Bash Shell
7 22 (5.03%) Perl
8 18 (4.12%) PowerShell
9 15 (3.43%) Ruby
10 13 (2.97%) C#
10 13 (2.97%) ES6
11 12 (2.75%) PHP 7
12 8 (1.83%) C++
13 6 (1.37%) Apple Swift
13 6 (1.37%) PHP 5
14 4 (0.92%) VBA
15 2 (0.46%) Delphi
15 2 (0.46%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.46%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.46%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 41 (9.38%) Degree
2 10 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (2.06%) CCNA
3 9 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.81%) QA
2 11 (2.52%) GDPR
3 3 (0.69%) PMO
4 1 (0.23%) WAI
System Software
1 40 (9.15%) Docker
2 17 (3.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.37%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.69%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.69%) KVM
4 3 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.69%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (0.69%) XenApp
5 2 (0.46%) LXC
6 1 (0.23%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 36 (8.24%) Opscode Chef
1 36 (8.24%) Puppet
2 22 (5.03%) Salt
3 10 (2.29%) Ansible
3 10 (2.29%) SCOM
4 9 (2.06%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (0.92%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.69%) cPanel
7 2 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.46%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.46%) Icinga
8 1 (0.23%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.23%) LiteSpeed
8 1 (0.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (8.01%) Adobe
2 33 (7.55%) Oracle
3 23 (5.26%) Google
4 22 (5.03%) Cisco
4 22 (5.03%) Microsoft
5 19 (4.35%) VMware
6 12 (2.75%) Zend
7 10 (2.29%) EMC
7 10 (2.29%) McAfee
7 10 (2.29%) New Relic
7 10 (2.29%) Optimizely
7 10 (2.29%) Red Hat
7 10 (2.29%) SolarWinds
7 10 (2.29%) Tableau
8 7 (1.60%) HubSpot
9 5 (1.14%) Facebook
9 5 (1.14%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.92%) Twitter
10 4 (0.92%) Veeam
10 4 (0.92%) WooCommerce