Period
to 9 April 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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England > London
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 525 502 517
Rank change year-on-year -23 +15 +29
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 151 288 356
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.32% 0.47% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.16% 2.85% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 143 263 341
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £71,500 £67,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £35,062 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.95% +0.18% -

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 6,979 10,098 12,432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.72% 16.49% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5,608 8,170 10,324
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £34,325
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 9 April 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 9 April 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 +20 50 £52,500 +31.25% 5
East London +4 6 £56,236 -10.02% 1
South London - 5 £22,000 -
West London -26 3 £48,750 +77.27% 5
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 9 April 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.

1 108 (71.52%) JavaScript
2 89 (58.94%) CSS
3 84 (55.63%) HTML
4 82 (54.30%) PHP
5 54 (35.76%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (29.14%) Git (software)
7 42 (27.81%) CMS
8 41 (27.15%) Web Development
9 39 (25.83%) MySQL
10 32 (21.19%) Marketing
10 32 (21.19%) Drupal
11 31 (20.53%) Node.js
12 30 (19.87%) Google
13 28 (18.54%) Software Engineering
13 28 (18.54%) React
14 25 (16.56%) DevOps
14 25 (16.56%) User Experience
14 25 (16.56%) OO
15 24 (15.89%) jQuery
15 24 (15.89%) GCP
16 23 (15.23%) GitHub
16 23 (15.23%) HTML5
17 22 (14.57%) Microservices
18 21 (13.91%) Mentoring
19 19 (12.58%) CSS3
20 18 (11.92%) Public Sector
21 17 (11.26%) Kubernetes
21 17 (11.26%) Front End Development
22 16 (10.60%) Problem-Solving
22 16 (10.60%) 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 42 (27.81%) CMS
2 32 (21.19%) Drupal
3 9 (5.96%) Apache
4 8 (5.30%) Umbraco
5 6 (3.97%) nginx
6 4 (2.65%) Confluence
6 4 (2.65%) EPiServer
6 4 (2.65%) IIS
6 4 (2.65%) Kentico
6 4 (2.65%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.99%) Magnolia
8 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.32%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.32%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (3.97%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.99%) InVision
3 3 (1.99%) Sketch
4 2 (1.32%) Acrobat
4 2 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.32%) Chatbot
4 2 (1.32%) InDesign
4 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.66%) Figma
5 1 (0.66%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 14 (9.27%) Magento
2 4 (2.65%) Shopify
3 2 (1.32%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 24 (15.89%) GCP
2 23 (15.23%) GitHub
3 6 (3.97%) Google Analytics
4 5 (3.31%) AWS
4 5 (3.31%) Slack
5 4 (2.65%) MailChimp
5 4 (2.65%) Mimecast
5 4 (2.65%) Office 365
5 4 (2.65%) Zapier
6 3 (1.99%) AWS CodeDeploy
6 3 (1.99%) DigitalOcean
6 3 (1.99%) SaaS
7 2 (1.32%) Azure
7 2 (1.32%) Dropbox
7 2 (1.32%) npm
7 2 (1.32%) NuGet
7 2 (1.32%) Yarn
8 1 (0.66%) Asana
8 1 (0.66%) Veeva
8 1 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.96%) DNS
2 5 (3.31%) DHCP
3 4 (2.65%) HTTP
3 4 (2.65%) SAN
4 3 (1.99%) Intranet
5 2 (1.32%) Firewall
5 2 (1.32%) LAN
5 2 (1.32%) NAS
5 2 (1.32%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.32%) PBX
5 2 (1.32%) SNMP
5 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.32%) VPN
5 2 (1.32%) WAN
5 2 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.66%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.66%) SSL
6 1 (0.66%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (25.83%) MySQL
2 8 (5.30%) MariaDB
3 5 (3.31%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.31%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.31%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.65%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.99%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.66%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 44 (29.14%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.95%) gulp
3 9 (5.96%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.96%) webpack
4 8 (5.30%) Bitbucket
4 8 (5.30%) JIRA
4 8 (5.30%) PHPUnit
5 5 (3.31%) Vagrant
6 3 (1.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.99%) git-flow
6 3 (1.99%) Grunt
6 3 (1.99%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.99%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.32%) PostCSS
7 2 (1.32%) Subversion
7 2 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.32%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.66%) Cypress.io
8 1 (0.66%) Mercurial
General
1 32 (21.19%) Marketing
2 18 (11.92%) Public Sector
3 9 (5.96%) Games
4 7 (4.64%) Advertising
4 7 (4.64%) Finance
5 5 (3.31%) Retail
6 4 (2.65%) Law
7 3 (1.99%) iGaming
7 3 (1.99%) Publishing
8 2 (1.32%) Local Government
8 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 107 (70.86%) Developer
2 38 (25.17%) PHP Developer
3 20 (13.25%) WordPress Developer
4 18 (11.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 18 (11.92%) Software Engineer
4 18 (11.92%) Web Developer
5 15 (9.93%) Senior Software Engineer
6 14 (9.27%) Drupal Developer
6 14 (9.27%) Full Stack Developer
7 13 (8.61%) Senior Developer
8 10 (6.62%) Software Developer
9 6 (3.97%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (3.31%) Desktop Support
10 5 (3.31%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 5 (3.31%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 4 (2.65%) 1st Line Support
11 4 (2.65%) Analyst
11 4 (2.65%) Junior
11 4 (2.65%) Lead Developer
11 4 (2.65%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (58.94%) CSS
2 84 (55.63%) HTML
3 31 (20.53%) Node.js
4 28 (18.54%) React
5 24 (15.89%) jQuery
6 23 (15.23%) HTML5
7 19 (12.58%) CSS3
8 16 (10.60%) LAMP
9 15 (9.93%) Sass
10 14 (9.27%) Express
10 14 (9.27%) Laravel
11 12 (7.95%) AngularJS
12 10 (6.62%) .NET
12 10 (6.62%) Ajax
12 10 (6.62%) Redux
12 10 (6.62%) Symfony
13 9 (5.96%) Vue.js
14 8 (5.30%) JSON
14 8 (5.30%) RESTful
14 8 (5.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.56%) User Experience
2 11 (7.28%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (5.96%) Social Media
4 6 (3.97%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (3.97%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.31%) Animation
6 4 (2.65%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.99%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.99%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.32%) Blog
8 2 (1.32%) Cyberattack
8 2 (1.32%) EPoS
9 1 (0.66%) BBC
9 1 (0.66%) Clustering
9 1 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.66%) Photography
9 1 (0.66%) Replication
9 1 (0.66%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.95%) Linux
2 11 (7.28%) Windows
3 6 (3.97%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.65%) CentOS
5 3 (1.99%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.32%) Android
6 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.32%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.66%) Unix
7 1 (0.66%) VyOS
7 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (35.76%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (27.15%) Web Development
3 28 (18.54%) Software Engineering
4 25 (16.56%) DevOps
4 25 (16.56%) OO
5 22 (14.57%) Microservices
6 21 (13.91%) Mentoring
7 17 (11.26%) Front End Development
8 16 (10.60%) Problem-Solving
9 15 (9.93%) Open Source
9 15 (9.93%) Scrum
10 14 (9.27%) API Development
10 14 (9.27%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (8.61%) Digital Marketing
11 13 (8.61%) Project Management
11 13 (8.61%) SEO
12 12 (7.95%) OO PHP
13 11 (7.28%) Analytics
14 10 (6.62%) Content Management
14 10 (6.62%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 108 (71.52%) JavaScript
2 82 (54.30%) PHP
3 15 (9.93%) Java
4 14 (9.27%) Python
5 12 (7.95%) SQL
6 9 (5.96%) C#
7 8 (5.30%) Kotlin
8 7 (4.64%) Rust
9 6 (3.97%) ES6
10 4 (2.65%) Ruby
11 3 (1.99%) C
11 3 (1.99%) PHP 7
12 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.66%) Go
13 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.66%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (5.30%) Degree
2 3 (1.99%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.66%) GDPR
1 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 14 (9.27%) Docker
2 5 (3.31%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.32%) XenApp
4 1 (0.66%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 17 (11.26%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.99%) Ansible
2 3 (1.99%) cPanel
2 3 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.32%) Puppet
3 2 (1.32%) Terraform
3 2 (1.32%) vCenter Server
3 2 (1.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (19.87%) Google
2 7 (4.64%) Adobe
2 7 (4.64%) WooCommerce
3 5 (3.31%) Cisco
3 5 (3.31%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.65%) Facebook
5 2 (1.32%) Aruba
5 2 (1.32%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.32%) Citrix
5 2 (1.32%) Concur
5 2 (1.32%) Dot Hill
5 2 (1.32%) Meraki
5 2 (1.32%) NETGEAR
5 2 (1.32%) Okta
5 2 (1.32%) Sage
5 2 (1.32%) Siemens
5 2 (1.32%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.32%) Sophos
5 2 (1.32%) Splunk
5 2 (1.32%) VMware