Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > London
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 477 495 544
Rank change year-on-year +18 +49 -86
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 288 369 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.50% 0.53% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.06% 2.98% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 258 324 242
London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.03% +0.61%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year - +0.72% -0.71%

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 9,412 12,384 12,885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 16.20% 17.86% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7,576 10,017 10,729
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -17 63 £42,500 - 13
West London +51 32 £27,500 -1.79% 8
East London +26 8 £62,500 +8.70%
South London +13 3 £47,500 +48.44%
North London +12 1 £30,000 -53.85%
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 195 (67.71%) PHP
2 184 (63.89%) HTML
3 177 (61.46%) CSS
4 166 (57.64%) JavaScript
5 120 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 108 (37.50%) CMS
7 101 (35.07%) Marketing
8 90 (31.25%) Git (software)
9 88 (30.56%) MySQL
10 81 (28.13%) Web Development
11 67 (23.26%) Laravel
12 65 (22.57%) jQuery
13 53 (18.40%) HTML5
14 50 (17.36%) CSS3
15 47 (16.32%) User Experience
16 44 (15.28%) Drupal
17 41 (14.24%) Front End Development
18 39 (13.54%) Amazon AWS
18 39 (13.54%) TDD
19 38 (13.19%) Content Management
20 37 (12.85%) Project Management
20 37 (12.85%) Windows
21 36 (12.50%) MVC
22 35 (12.15%) Web Services
23 34 (11.81%) Sass
23 34 (11.81%) AngularJS
24 32 (11.11%) Linux
25 31 (10.76%) OOP
26 30 (10.42%) SQL
27 29 (10.07%) LAMP

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
1 108 (37.50%) CMS
2 44 (15.28%) Drupal
3 25 (8.68%) Apache
4 14 (4.86%) Tomcat
5 12 (4.17%) SharePoint
6 11 (3.82%) Umbraco
7 10 (3.47%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (1.74%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.39%) Joomla!
10 3 (1.04%) Kentico
11 2 (0.69%) Confluence
11 2 (0.69%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.69%) nginx
12 1 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.35%) IIS
12 1 (0.35%) Moodle
Applications
1 23 (7.99%) Photoshop
2 13 (4.51%) Sketch
3 12 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (1.39%) InVision
5 4 (1.39%) Marvel
6 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (1.04%) Zeplin
7 2 (0.69%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.35%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (7.29%) Magento
2 2 (0.69%) Shopify
2 2 (0.69%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.35%) nopCommerce
3 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (13.54%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (5.56%) GitHub
3 13 (4.51%) Google Analytics
4 11 (3.82%) MailChimp
5 10 (3.47%) Asana
5 10 (3.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (3.13%) DigitalOcean
7 8 (2.78%) Linode
8 7 (2.43%) Office 365
9 6 (2.08%) Heroku
9 6 (2.08%) Mailgun
9 6 (2.08%) PaaS
10 5 (1.74%) Google App Engine
10 5 (1.74%) Trello
11 4 (1.39%) AdWords
11 4 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (1.39%) SaaS
12 3 (1.04%) Amazon S3
12 3 (1.04%) IaaS
12 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.82%) Intranet
1 11 (3.82%) Skype
2 9 (3.13%) SSH
3 6 (2.08%) DNS
3 6 (2.08%) GoToMeeting
4 5 (1.74%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (1.74%) Internet
5 3 (1.04%) DHCP
5 3 (1.04%) Firewall
5 3 (1.04%) FTP
5 3 (1.04%) LAN
5 3 (1.04%) SMTP
5 3 (1.04%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.04%) VLAN
6 2 (0.69%) HTTP
6 2 (0.69%) SSL
6 2 (0.69%) VoIP
6 2 (0.69%) VPN
6 2 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.35%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (30.56%) MySQL
2 25 (8.68%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (6.94%) SQL Server
4 18 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 11 (3.82%) Redis
6 8 (2.78%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.08%) Blockchain
8 5 (1.74%) BigQuery
9 4 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.69%) Amazon Aurora
10 2 (0.69%) DTS
10 2 (0.69%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.69%) phpMyAdmin
11 1 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.35%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 90 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 22 (7.64%) Selenium
3 21 (7.29%) JIRA
4 20 (6.94%) Jenkins
5 18 (6.25%) Subversion
6 17 (5.90%) Bitbucket
7 14 (4.86%) Gradle
7 14 (4.86%) JUnit
7 14 (4.86%) Log4j
7 14 (4.86%) Maven
7 14 (4.86%) TestNG
8 12 (4.17%) gulp
9 10 (3.47%) Codeship
9 10 (3.47%) webpack
10 9 (3.13%) Grunt
11 7 (2.43%) Broccoli
11 7 (2.43%) git-flow
11 7 (2.43%) PHPUnit
12 5 (1.74%) PhpStorm
13 3 (1.04%) Vagrant
General
1 101 (35.07%) Marketing
2 21 (7.29%) Publishing
3 19 (6.60%) Finance
4 17 (5.90%) Retail
5 11 (3.82%) Advertising
6 8 (2.78%) Games
7 5 (1.74%) Brand Awareness
8 3 (1.04%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.04%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.69%) Digital Economy
9 2 (0.69%) Electronics
10 1 (0.35%) Banking
10 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 204 (70.83%) Developer
2 80 (27.78%) PHP Developer
3 62 (21.53%) WordPress Developer
4 49 (17.01%) Senior Developer
5 44 (15.28%) Web Developer
6 29 (10.07%) PHP WordPress Developer
7 22 (7.64%) Senior PHP Developer
7 22 (7.64%) Senior WordPress Developer
8 21 (7.29%) Backend Developer
9 20 (6.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 20 (6.94%) Senior Web Developer
10 19 (6.60%) Full Stack Developer
11 17 (5.90%) PHP Web Developer
12 16 (5.56%) Agile Developer
13 14 (4.86%) Agile Java Developer
13 14 (4.86%) Java Developer
13 14 (4.86%) Junior
14 13 (4.51%) Junior Developer
15 11 (3.82%) Analyst
15 11 (3.82%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (63.89%) HTML
2 177 (61.46%) CSS
3 67 (23.26%) Laravel
4 65 (22.57%) jQuery
5 53 (18.40%) HTML5
6 50 (17.36%) CSS3
7 35 (12.15%) Web Services
8 34 (11.81%) AngularJS
8 34 (11.81%) Sass
9 29 (10.07%) LAMP
9 29 (10.07%) RESTful
10 25 (8.68%) React
11 24 (8.33%) Ajax
12 21 (7.29%) REST
12 21 (7.29%) Vue.js
13 20 (6.94%) Spring
14 19 (6.60%) .NET
14 19 (6.60%) Node.js
15 18 (6.25%) Yii
16 16 (5.56%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 47 (16.32%) User Experience
2 23 (7.99%) Digital Media
3 20 (6.94%) Social Media
4 11 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.82%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.78%) Blog
7 7 (2.43%) Virtual Team
8 6 (2.08%) Social Network
9 5 (1.74%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (1.74%) Replication
10 4 (1.39%) Fintech
10 4 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (1.04%) Video\Live Streaming
12 2 (0.69%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.69%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.69%) W3C
13 1 (0.35%) Analytical Mindset
13 1 (0.35%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 37 (12.85%) Windows
2 32 (11.11%) Linux
3 27 (9.38%) Android
4 21 (7.29%) Unix
5 14 (4.86%) openSUSE
5 14 (4.86%) Ubuntu
6 10 (3.47%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.04%) CentOS
7 3 (1.04%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.69%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.69%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.35%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (28.13%) Web Development
3 41 (14.24%) Front End Development
4 39 (13.54%) TDD
5 38 (13.19%) Content Management
6 37 (12.85%) Project Management
7 36 (12.50%) MVC
8 31 (10.76%) OOP
9 29 (10.07%) Analytics
9 29 (10.07%) Responsive Web Design
10 24 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
11 23 (7.99%) E-Commerce
12 22 (7.64%) CRM
12 22 (7.64%) OO
12 22 (7.64%) SEO
13 20 (6.94%) Time Management
14 18 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
14 18 (6.25%) Scrum
15 17 (5.90%) Microservices
16 14 (4.86%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 195 (67.71%) PHP
2 166 (57.64%) JavaScript
3 30 (10.42%) SQL
4 24 (8.33%) PHP 7
5 23 (7.99%) Java
6 20 (6.94%) PHP 5
7 16 (5.56%) Perl
8 15 (5.21%) Python
9 9 (3.13%) ES6
10 8 (2.78%) C#
11 6 (2.08%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.74%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.04%) C++
13 3 (1.04%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.35%) Delphi
14 1 (0.35%) ES7
14 1 (0.35%) ES8
14 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (7.99%) Degree
2 5 (1.74%) PMI Certification
2 5 (1.74%) PMP
3 4 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.69%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.35%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.64%) QA
2 3 (1.04%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 19 (6.60%) Docker
2 8 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.74%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.04%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (1.04%) XenApp
6 1 (0.35%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 16 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (5.21%) Puppet
3 14 (4.86%) Salt
4 7 (2.43%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.04%) Nagios
5 3 (1.04%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.69%) Ansible
6 2 (0.69%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.35%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.35%) Icinga
7 1 (0.35%) Packer
7 1 (0.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (10.07%) Google
2 18 (6.25%) Oracle
3 12 (4.17%) Adobe
4 11 (3.82%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.82%) Sitecore
4 11 (3.82%) Zend
5 8 (2.78%) Rackspace
6 5 (1.74%) Cisco
6 5 (1.74%) HubSpot
6 5 (1.74%) WooCommerce
7 4 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.39%) Twitter
7 4 (1.39%) VMware
8 3 (1.04%) Apple
8 3 (1.04%) Avaya
8 3 (1.04%) Citrix
8 3 (1.04%) Facebook
8 3 (1.04%) Meraki
8 3 (1.04%) Sage
8 3 (1.04%) SAP