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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 67 99 102
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +3
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 17 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.74% 0.27% 0.089%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.28% 1.36% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 1
Median salary £35,500 £22,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.77% -21.05%
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
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
128 221 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 13.10% 20.13% 20.91%
Number of salaries quoted 105 216 201
Median salary £32,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.88% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £60,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Tonbridge - 5 £39,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +26 3 £38,500 +55.55%
Maidstone +12 2 £23,500 +4.44%
West Malling - 2 £25,000 -
Chatham - 1 £21,000 -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 42 (97.67%) JavaScript
2 40 (93.02%) PHP
3 37 (86.05%) HTML
3 37 (86.05%) CSS
4 36 (83.72%) SQL
5 31 (72.09%) Web Development
6 28 (65.12%) E-Commerce
6 28 (65.12%) CMS
7 25 (58.14%) MySQL
8 24 (55.81%) SQL Server
9 23 (53.49%) Java
10 20 (46.51%) XML
11 19 (44.19%) HTML5
12 18 (41.86%) Sage Pay
13 17 (39.53%) Ajax
14 16 (37.21%) jQuery
14 16 (37.21%) LAMP
14 16 (37.21%) MVC
14 16 (37.21%) Linux
14 16 (37.21%) Apache
15 15 (34.88%) C#
15 15 (34.88%) PayPal
16 14 (32.56%) .NET
17 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
17 13 (30.23%) Magento
18 12 (27.91%) .NET Framework
18 12 (27.91%) Cross-Browser Testing
18 12 (27.91%) PL/SQL
19 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
20 9 (20.93%) Games

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 28 (65.12%) CMS
2 16 (37.21%) Apache
3 4 (9.30%) JBoss
4 2 (4.65%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.33%) Kentico
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.33%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Magento
2 7 (16.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (41.86%) Sage Pay
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) Intranet
2 2 (4.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (58.14%) MySQL
2 24 (55.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.63%) Ant
2 5 (11.63%) Eclipse
3 4 (9.30%) JUnit
3 4 (9.30%) SoapUI
3 4 (9.30%) TestNG
4 2 (4.65%) Bitbucket
4 2 (4.65%) Subversion
5 1 (2.33%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (20.93%) Games
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (86.05%) Developer
2 24 (55.81%) Web Developer
3 18 (41.86%) PHP Developer
4 14 (32.56%) PHP Web Developer
5 12 (27.91%) .NET Developer
6 6 (13.95%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (9.30%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (6.98%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (6.98%) PHP Programmer
8 3 (6.98%) Programmer
8 3 (6.98%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Web Programmer
9 2 (4.65%) CMS Developer
10 1 (2.33%) Content Editor
10 1 (2.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 1 (2.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
10 1 (2.33%) LAMP Developer
10 1 (2.33%) Web Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (86.05%) CSS
1 37 (86.05%) HTML
2 20 (46.51%) XML
3 19 (44.19%) HTML5
4 17 (39.53%) Ajax
5 16 (37.21%) jQuery
5 16 (37.21%) LAMP
6 14 (32.56%) .NET
7 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
8 12 (27.91%) .NET Framework
9 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
10 7 (16.28%) CSS3
10 7 (16.28%) JSON
10 7 (16.28%) RESTful
11 6 (13.95%) Web Services
12 5 (11.63%) JSP
13 4 (9.30%) Hibernate
13 4 (9.30%) J2EE
13 4 (9.30%) JSF
13 4 (9.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) W3C
2 3 (6.98%) User Experience
3 2 (4.65%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Unix
3 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (72.09%) Web Development
2 28 (65.12%) E-Commerce
3 16 (37.21%) MVC
4 12 (27.91%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 9 (20.93%) ERP
6 6 (13.95%) Front End Development
6 6 (13.95%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (11.63%) Integration Testing
7 5 (11.63%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.30%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 4 (9.30%) SDLC
8 4 (9.30%) Time Management
9 3 (6.98%) Web Design
10 2 (4.65%) CRM
10 2 (4.65%) Market Research
10 2 (4.65%) SEO
11 1 (2.33%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (2.33%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 42 (97.67%) JavaScript
2 40 (93.02%) PHP
3 36 (83.72%) SQL
4 23 (53.49%) Java
5 15 (34.88%) C#
6 12 (27.91%) PL/SQL
7 5 (11.63%) Scala
8 4 (9.30%) PHP 5
8 4 (9.30%) VB
9 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) PayPal
2 5 (11.63%) WorldPay
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle
4 3 (6.98%) Adobe
5 1 (2.33%) Google