The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 71 85 99
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 15 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.89% 1.09% 1.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.72% 5.11% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 12
Median salary £35,000 £28,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% +3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £32,500 £32,250
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
WordPress
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Application Platforms Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
128 235 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 16.10% 21.40% 19.98%
Number of salaries quoted 112 211 208
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

WordPress
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Kent region.

WordPress Salary Trend in Kent

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Kent

WordPress
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chatham - 12 £25,000 - 2
Sandwich - 2 £42,500 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £35,000 -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Kent region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 13 (68.42%) CSS
2 13 (68.42%) Web Development
3 12 (63.16%) PHP
3 12 (63.16%) HTML
4 11 (57.89%) Git (software)
4 11 (57.89%) AngularJS
5 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (52.63%) Load Testing
5 10 (52.63%) MVC
5 10 (52.63%) Games
5 10 (52.63%) Perforce
6 7 (36.84%) Legal
6 7 (36.84%) CMS
6 7 (36.84%) HTML5
7 6 (31.58%) CSS3
7 6 (31.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (31.58%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (31.58%) Degree
7 6 (31.58%) Ajax
7 6 (31.58%) Java
7 6 (31.58%) SQL
7 6 (31.58%) Web Services
8 5 (26.32%) Linux
8 5 (26.32%) UML
8 5 (26.32%) J2EE
8 5 (26.32%) Servlets
8 5 (26.32%) Google
8 5 (26.32%) C++
8 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 7 (36.84%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Google App Engine
1 5 (26.32%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Big Data
1 5 (26.32%) BigQuery
1 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
2 4 (21.05%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) DTS
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Git (software)
2 5 (26.32%) Bower
2 5 (26.32%) Grunt
3 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 10 (52.63%) Games
2 7 (36.84%) Legal
3 2 (10.53%) Finance
4 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Web Developer
3 6 (31.58%) PHP Developer
4 5 (26.32%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Java Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (15.79%) HTML Developer
6 3 (15.79%) WordPress Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (10.53%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (10.53%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Junior PHP Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Junior PHP Web Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Junior Web Designer
8 1 (5.26%) Junior Web Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) CSS
2 12 (63.16%) HTML
3 11 (57.89%) AngularJS
4 7 (36.84%) HTML5
5 6 (31.58%) Ajax
5 6 (31.58%) CSS3
5 6 (31.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (31.58%) Web Services
6 5 (26.32%) J2EE
6 5 (26.32%) jQuery
6 5 (26.32%) OAuth
6 5 (26.32%) REST
6 5 (26.32%) Servlets
7 2 (10.53%) .NET
8 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.26%) Classic ASP
8 1 (5.26%) LAMP
8 1 (5.26%) Regular Expression
8 1 (5.26%) Sass
8 1 (5.26%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) User Experience
2 5 (26.32%) Visualisation
2 5 (26.32%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Web Development
2 10 (52.63%) Load Testing
2 10 (52.63%) MVC
3 6 (31.58%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (26.32%) DevOps
4 5 (26.32%) Game Development
4 5 (26.32%) UML
5 4 (21.05%) Front End Development
6 2 (10.53%) Migration
7 1 (5.26%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 1 (5.26%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 1 (5.26%) OO
7 1 (5.26%) SEO
7 1 (5.26%) SOA
7 1 (5.26%) TDD
7 1 (5.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 12 (63.16%) PHP
3 6 (31.58%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) PHP 5
6 1 (5.26%) C
6 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Perforce
2 5 (26.32%) Google
2 5 (26.32%) Tableau
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
Kent
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Dovetail Games
Salary: Excellent work-life balance, free parking, pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Dovetail Games
Salary: Excellent work-life balance, free parking, pension
Posted: 11 days ago