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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 80 101 104
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +3
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.32% 0.18% 0.096%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.68% 1.03% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Median salary £24,250 £28,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.91% -
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +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
112 194 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 11.95% 17.86% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 94 189 153
Median salary £29,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.67% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £57,500
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
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 25 August 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
Maidstone - 1 £23,500 -
West Malling - 1 - -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 35 (97.22%) JavaScript
2 32 (88.89%) PHP
2 32 (88.89%) HTML
2 32 (88.89%) CSS
3 28 (77.78%) SQL
4 25 (69.44%) CMS
5 24 (66.67%) Web Development
6 23 (63.89%) E-Commerce
7 22 (61.11%) SQL Server
8 18 (50.00%) MySQL
9 17 (47.22%) Java
9 17 (47.22%) HTML5
9 17 (47.22%) Sage Pay
10 16 (44.44%) MVC
11 15 (41.67%) .NET
11 15 (41.67%) C#
11 15 (41.67%) PayPal
12 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET
13 13 (36.11%) Ajax
13 13 (36.11%) jQuery
14 12 (33.33%) .NET Framework
14 12 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
14 12 (33.33%) LAMP
14 12 (33.33%) Apache
14 12 (33.33%) XML
14 12 (33.33%) Linux
15 10 (27.78%) Magento
16 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
16 9 (25.00%) PL/SQL
16 9 (25.00%) 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 25 (69.44%) CMS
2 12 (33.33%) Apache
3 3 (8.33%) JBoss
4 2 (5.56%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.78%) Kentico
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) Photoshop
3 2 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.78%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Magento
2 4 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (47.22%) Sage Pay
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Intranet
2 2 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 18 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) Ant
2 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.33%) JUnit
2 3 (8.33%) SoapUI
2 3 (8.33%) TestNG
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
3 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (25.00%) Games
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (86.11%) Developer
2 18 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 13 (36.11%) .NET Developer
3 13 (36.11%) PHP Developer
4 9 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (5.56%) CMS Developer
8 2 (5.56%) PHP Programmer
8 2 (5.56%) Programmer
8 2 (5.56%) Web Programmer
9 1 (2.78%) Development Manager
9 1 (2.78%) IT Development Manager
9 1 (2.78%) IT Manager
9 1 (2.78%) LAMP Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Web Designer
9 1 (2.78%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (88.89%) CSS
1 32 (88.89%) HTML
2 17 (47.22%) HTML5
3 15 (41.67%) .NET
4 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET
5 13 (36.11%) Ajax
5 13 (36.11%) jQuery
6 12 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 12 (33.33%) LAMP
6 12 (33.33%) XML
7 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 4 (11.11%) CSS3
8 4 (11.11%) JSON
8 4 (11.11%) RESTful
9 3 (8.33%) FreeMarker
9 3 (8.33%) Hibernate
9 3 (8.33%) JSF
9 3 (8.33%) JSTL
9 3 (8.33%) OAuth
9 3 (8.33%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) W3C
2 2 (5.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Web Development
2 23 (63.89%) E-Commerce
3 16 (44.44%) MVC
4 12 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 6 (16.67%) ERP
6 5 (13.89%) Front End Development
7 4 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 4 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.33%) Integration Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Time Management
8 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.56%) CRM
9 2 (5.56%) Market Research
9 2 (5.56%) SDLC
9 2 (5.56%) Web Design
10 1 (2.78%) API Integration
10 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.78%) Mobile Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) JavaScript
2 32 (88.89%) PHP
3 28 (77.78%) SQL
4 17 (47.22%) Java
5 15 (41.67%) C#
6 9 (25.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (11.11%) VB
8 3 (8.33%) Scala
9 2 (5.56%) PHP 5
10 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) PayPal
2 5 (13.89%) WorldPay
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) Adobe
5 1 (2.78%) Google