The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for WordPress skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
England / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 246 318 293
Rank change year-on-year +72 -25  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 150 128 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.02% 0.70% 0.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.62% 3.71% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 138 118 138
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69%  

WordPress is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2670 3454 4252
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 18.18% 18.79% 19.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2267 3025 3631
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing WordPress as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in the South East

WordPress
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress in the South East.

Salary trend for WordPress in the South East

WordPress
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in the South East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WordPress in the South East

WordPress
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex +44 43 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Hampshire +41 39 £30,000 -8.39% 4
Oxfordshire +39 30 £35,000 - 6
Buckinghamshire -3 10 £26,500 -11.66% 3
Surrey +19 8 £41,500 +38.33% 5
West Sussex +2 8 £35,000 +20.68% 3
Berkshire +19 6 £48,000 +45.45%
Kent -9 5 £37,500 +2.04% 3
WordPress
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 189 (70.00%) HTML
2 180 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 174 (64.44%) PHP
4 173 (64.07%) CSS
5 109 (40.37%) jQuery
6 103 (38.15%) Agile Software Development
7 93 (34.44%) Web Development
8 73 (27.04%) MySQL
9 71 (26.30%) Drupal
10 58 (21.48%) HTML5
11 54 (20.00%) Ajax
12 50 (18.52%) CMS
13 49 (18.15%) OOP
13 49 (18.15%) Zend
14 47 (17.41%) PRINCE2
14 47 (17.41%) Stakeholder Management
14 47 (17.41%) Laravel
14 47 (17.41%) Mentoring
15 46 (17.04%) .NET
15 46 (17.04%) Symfony
16 44 (16.30%) MVC
17 39 (14.44%) SQL
18 37 (13.70%) SEO
18 37 (13.70%) Git (software)
19 36 (13.33%) SQL Server
20 33 (12.22%) Marketing
20 33 (12.22%) Front End Development
21 32 (11.85%) Responsive Web Design
21 32 (11.85%) Google
21 32 (11.85%) Data Protection

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 71 (26.30%) Drupal
2 50 (18.52%) CMS
3 19 (7.04%) Apache
4 9 (3.33%) Joomla!
4 9 (3.33%) nginx
5 7 (2.59%) IIS
6 4 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.48%) Marvel
6 4 (1.48%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.11%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.74%) JBoss
8 2 (0.74%) Kentico
8 2 (0.74%) Magnolia
8 2 (0.74%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.74%) TYPO3
9 1 (0.37%) DNN
9 1 (0.37%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 23 (8.52%) Photoshop
2 14 (5.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (4.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (2.96%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (1.85%) InDesign
6 1 (0.37%) Final Cut Pro
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 29 (10.74%) Magento
2 15 (5.56%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (1.48%) Shopify
4 1 (0.37%) Toggl
4 1 (0.37%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.78%) Google Analytics
2 18 (6.67%) GitHub
3 9 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.11%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.37%) AdWords
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.37%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.37%) Kissmetrics
7 1 (0.37%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.22%) Internet
2 4 (1.48%) 3G
2 4 (1.48%) 4G
2 4 (1.48%) VoIP
2 4 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.11%) DNS
3 3 (1.11%) SSL
4 2 (0.74%) Firewall
4 2 (0.74%) SMTP
5 1 (0.37%) Intranet
5 1 (0.37%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (27.04%) MySQL
2 36 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.59%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.22%) SQLite
5 5 (1.85%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.11%) Big Data
6 3 (1.11%) BigQuery
7 2 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.74%) JasperReports
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (13.70%) Git (software)
2 25 (9.26%) JIRA
3 16 (5.93%) Subversion
4 5 (1.85%) Bower
4 5 (1.85%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (1.85%) Grunt
5 4 (1.48%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.74%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.74%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.74%) ProtoShare
6 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.37%) Firebug
7 1 (0.37%) gulp
7 1 (0.37%) JIRA Agile
General
1 33 (12.22%) Marketing
2 24 (8.89%) Finance
3 9 (3.33%) Advertising
4 8 (2.96%) Retail
5 7 (2.59%) Games
5 7 (2.59%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.59%) Publishing
6 6 (2.22%) Legal
6 6 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.85%) Banking
8 3 (1.11%) Automotive
9 1 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 184 (68.15%) Developer
2 63 (23.33%) Web Developer
3 59 (21.85%) PHP Developer
4 41 (15.19%) Web Manager
5 37 (13.70%) WordPress Developer
6 30 (11.11%) Drupal Developer
7 24 (8.89%) Digital Project Manager
7 24 (8.89%) Project Manager
8 22 (8.15%) JavaScript Developer
9 21 (7.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 21 (7.78%) PHP Web Developer
9 21 (7.78%) PHP WordPress Developer
10 19 (7.04%) Account Manager
10 19 (7.04%) Digital Account Manager
11 18 (6.67%) Web Project Manager
12 17 (6.30%) Senior Account Manager
12 17 (6.30%) Senior Manager
13 16 (5.93%) Senior Developer
14 13 (4.81%) C# Developer
14 13 (4.81%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (70.00%) HTML
2 173 (64.07%) CSS
3 109 (40.37%) jQuery
4 58 (21.48%) HTML5
5 54 (20.00%) Ajax
6 47 (17.41%) Laravel
7 46 (17.04%) .NET
7 46 (17.04%) Symfony
8 31 (11.48%) CSS3
9 30 (11.11%) AngularJS
10 29 (10.74%) ASP.NET
11 21 (7.78%) Sass
12 19 (7.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (7.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 18 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 18 (6.67%) CodeIgniter
14 16 (5.93%) JSON
14 16 (5.93%) XML
15 13 (4.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.78%) Mobile App
2 14 (5.19%) User Experience
3 8 (2.96%) Social Media
4 7 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.59%) Life Science
5 5 (1.85%) Digital Media
5 5 (1.85%) Graphic Design
6 4 (1.48%) e-Learning
6 4 (1.48%) iPhone
6 4 (1.48%) Replication
7 3 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.11%) Xbox
8 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.74%) Clustering
8 2 (0.74%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.74%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.74%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.37%) Photography
9 1 (0.37%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.11%) Linux
2 22 (8.15%) Android
2 22 (8.15%) Apple iOS
3 11 (4.07%) Windows
4 7 (2.59%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.48%) Mac OS
6 4 (1.48%) Unix
6 4 (1.48%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.11%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.11%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.74%) CentOS
8 2 (0.74%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (38.15%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (34.44%) Web Development
3 49 (18.15%) OOP
4 47 (17.41%) Mentoring
4 47 (17.41%) PRINCE2
4 47 (17.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (16.30%) MVC
6 37 (13.70%) SEO
7 33 (12.22%) Front End Development
8 32 (11.85%) Data Protection
8 32 (11.85%) E-Commerce
8 32 (11.85%) Responsive Web Design
9 22 (8.15%) OO
10 21 (7.78%) Analytics
11 20 (7.41%) Kanban
12 19 (7.04%) Mobile Application Development
12 19 (7.04%) Scrum
13 18 (6.67%) Android Development
13 18 (6.67%) iOS Development
13 18 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 180 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 174 (64.44%) PHP
3 39 (14.44%) SQL
4 31 (11.48%) Java
5 25 (9.26%) C#
6 13 (4.81%) C++
7 11 (4.07%) Ruby
8 9 (3.33%) Python
9 4 (1.48%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.48%) VB
10 2 (0.74%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.74%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.74%) VB6
10 2 (0.74%) VBA
11 1 (0.37%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.37%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.37%) PHP 7
11 1 (0.37%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (6.30%) Degree
2 2 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.85%) QA
2 2 (0.74%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.74%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) Ansible
1 2 (0.74%) cPanel
1 2 (0.74%) Nagios
Vendors
1 49 (18.15%) Zend
2 32 (11.85%) Google
3 30 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 21 (7.78%) Adobe
5 7 (2.59%) Perforce
6 5 (1.85%) VMware
7 3 (1.11%) Apple
7 3 (1.11%) Facebook
7 3 (1.11%) HubSpot
7 3 (1.11%) PayPal
7 3 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.11%) SAP
7 3 (1.11%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.11%) Tableau
8 2 (0.74%) Acronis
8 2 (0.74%) Avid
8 2 (0.74%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.37%) Sony
9 1 (0.37%) Sun
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Sussex
Premier Media
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k to £55k doe
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35K to £47k doe
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Yoh
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £57500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Insta Research Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Flexi / Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £57500 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Thames Ditton
greywood
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 23 days ago