Period
to 12 April 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of WooCommerce products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WooCommerce over the 6 months to 12 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within WooCommerce.

WooCommerce
UK
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 772 975 1049
Rank change year-on-year +203 +74 +65
Permanent jobs citing WooCommerce 77 30 63
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.093% 0.026% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.065% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 66 28 59
10th Percentile £22,750 £27,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £30,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +1.27% +21.54%
75th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £46,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £50,925 £47,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -11.39% +21.54%

WooCommerce is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 31,134 46,417 61,890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.73% 40.89% 41.56%
Number of salaries quoted 23,311 36,035 47,928
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,750
25th Percentile £39,399 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £51,949 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.06% +3.90% +5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,540 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% - +5.88%

WooCommerce
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing WooCommerce as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for WooCommerce in the UK

WooCommerce
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WooCommerce.

Salary trend for WooCommerce in the UK

WooCommerce
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing WooCommerce over the 6 months to 12 April 2021.

Salary histogram for WooCommerce in the UK

WooCommerce
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WooCommerce within the UK over the 6 months to 12 April 2021. 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
UK excluding London +152 69 £37,500 +7.14% 39
England +166 64 £38,500 -3.75% 42
Work from Home -84 34 £38,500 +14.93% 15
South East +98 24 £43,750 +9.38%
South West +19 15 £36,250 +9.85% 5
Midlands +41 9 £21,000 -47.50% 12
West Midlands +35 9 £21,000 -47.50% 12
Scotland - 7 - - 1
London +117 6 £58,750 +38.24% 4
North of England +43 5 £33,000 -2.22% 14
East of England - 5 £30,000 - 7
Wales - 4 £35,000 -
North West +36 3 £33,000 -5.71% 5
Yorkshire +13 1 £40,000 +28.00% 6
North East - 1 - - 3

For the 6 months to 12 April 2021, IT jobs citing WooCommerce 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 with a requirement for WooCommerce.

1 65 (84.42%) WordPress
2 50 (64.94%) PHP
3 46 (59.74%) JavaScript
4 40 (51.95%) HTML
5 39 (50.65%) CSS
6 34 (44.16%) E-Commerce
7 32 (41.56%) Web Development
8 27 (35.06%) MySQL
9 23 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (29.87%) jQuery
10 22 (28.57%) Shopify
10 22 (28.57%) Vue.js
11 21 (27.27%) Laravel
12 19 (24.68%) Sass
12 19 (24.68%) Git (software)
13 18 (23.38%) Magento
14 17 (22.08%) Marketing
14 17 (22.08%) Mentoring
14 17 (22.08%) Front End Development
15 16 (20.78%) Digital Marketing
15 16 (20.78%) CMS
16 15 (19.48%) Unit Testing
16 15 (19.48%) Data Privacy
17 14 (18.18%) Node.js
17 14 (18.18%) TDD
17 14 (18.18%) React
18 13 (16.88%) AngularJS
19 12 (15.58%) Time Management
19 12 (15.58%) Problem-Solving
20 11 (14.29%) Sage

WooCommerce
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 65 (84.42%) WordPress
2 16 (20.78%) CMS
3 2 (2.60%) Apache
3 2 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.60%) nginx
4 1 (1.30%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Photoshop
2 6 (7.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.30%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 22 (28.57%) Shopify
2 18 (23.38%) Magento
3 3 (3.90%) NetSuite
4 2 (2.60%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.99%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (12.99%) AWS
2 8 (10.39%) Amazon S3
2 8 (10.39%) Amazon SQS
2 8 (10.39%) CloudFront
2 8 (10.39%) GitHub
2 8 (10.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (7.79%) Asana
3 6 (7.79%) Slack
4 4 (5.19%) Google Tag Manager
5 3 (3.90%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (35.06%) MySQL
2 8 (10.39%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (10.39%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (24.68%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.39%) Bitbucket
3 6 (7.79%) JIRA
4 2 (2.60%) Cypress.io
5 1 (1.30%) webpack
General
1 17 (22.08%) Marketing
2 7 (9.09%) Finance
3 6 (7.79%) Publishing
3 6 (7.79%) Retail
4 2 (2.60%) Electronics
4 2 (2.60%) Games
5 1 (1.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 63 (81.82%) Developer
2 34 (44.16%) WordPress Developer
3 19 (24.68%) Web Developer
4 18 (23.38%) Lead Developer
4 18 (23.38%) PHP Developer
5 12 (15.58%) Senior Developer
5 12 (15.58%) Senior PHP Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Junior
6 7 (9.09%) Junior Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Consultant
7 6 (7.79%) Implementation Consultant
7 6 (7.79%) PHP WordPress Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Software Consultant
7 6 (7.79%) Software Implementation Consultant
8 5 (6.49%) PHP Web Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Junior PHP Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Senior PHP Web Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Senior Web Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Senior WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (51.95%) HTML
2 39 (50.65%) CSS
3 23 (29.87%) jQuery
4 22 (28.57%) Vue.js
5 21 (27.27%) Laravel
6 19 (24.68%) Sass
7 14 (18.18%) Node.js
7 14 (18.18%) React
8 13 (16.88%) AngularJS
9 10 (12.99%) Ajax
10 8 (10.39%) Apache Flex
10 8 (10.39%) Yii
11 5 (6.49%) CSS3
11 5 (6.49%) HTML5
11 5 (6.49%) Symfony
12 4 (5.19%) React Native
13 3 (3.90%) JSON
13 3 (3.90%) OAuth
13 3 (3.90%) RESTful
13 3 (3.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) User Experience
2 9 (11.69%) Mobile App
3 7 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (9.09%) Xbox
4 6 (7.79%) Animation
4 6 (7.79%) Data Structures
4 6 (7.79%) Podcast
4 6 (7.79%) Social Media
5 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.69%) Linux
2 8 (10.39%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.30%) Android
3 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.16%) E-Commerce
2 32 (41.56%) Web Development
3 23 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (22.08%) Front End Development
4 17 (22.08%) Mentoring
5 16 (20.78%) Digital Marketing
6 15 (19.48%) Data Privacy
6 15 (19.48%) Unit Testing
7 14 (18.18%) TDD
8 12 (15.58%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (15.58%) Time Management
9 11 (14.29%) DevOps
10 9 (11.69%) Data Analysis
10 9 (11.69%) Secure Coding
10 9 (11.69%) SEO
11 8 (10.39%) Scrum
12 7 (9.09%) B2B
12 7 (9.09%) Inventory Management
12 7 (9.09%) OO
12 7 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (64.94%) PHP
2 46 (59.74%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.39%) Bash Shell
3 8 (10.39%) Shell Script
3 8 (10.39%) SQL
4 2 (2.60%) ES6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (14.29%) Sage
2 6 (7.79%) Xero
3 4 (5.19%) Google
4 3 (3.90%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.30%) Demandware
5 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com