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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 65 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 33 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.31% 0.30% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.80% 1.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 30 3 0
Median salary £33,750 £22,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
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
223 251 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.39% 25.43% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 198 242 208
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 25 May 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 25 May 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 - 7 £39,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +14 6 £38,500 +71.11%
West Malling - 4 £27,500 -
Maidstone +2 1 - - 2
Chatham - 1 £21,000 -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 62 (98.41%) JavaScript
2 61 (96.83%) PHP
3 55 (87.30%) SQL
4 48 (76.19%) Web Development
5 46 (73.02%) HTML
5 46 (73.02%) MySQL
6 45 (71.43%) CSS
7 42 (66.67%) E-Commerce
8 37 (58.73%) Java
9 36 (57.14%) XML
10 34 (53.97%) CMS
11 32 (50.79%) jQuery
12 29 (46.03%) SQL Server
13 24 (38.10%) Apache
13 24 (38.10%) Git (software)
14 23 (36.51%) Ajax
14 23 (36.51%) Linux
14 23 (36.51%) LAMP
14 23 (36.51%) Sage Pay
15 22 (34.92%) HTML5
16 19 (30.16%) Magento
17 17 (26.98%) RESTful
17 17 (26.98%) AngularJS
17 17 (26.98%) JSON
17 17 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (26.98%) MVC
17 17 (26.98%) PL/SQL
18 16 (25.40%) Web Services
19 15 (23.81%) Unit Testing
19 15 (23.81%) Integration Testing

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 34 (53.97%) CMS
2 24 (38.10%) Apache
3 6 (9.52%) JBoss
4 1 (1.59%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.59%) Kentico
4 1 (1.59%) nginx
4 1 (1.59%) Node.js
4 1 (1.59%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.35%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.59%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 19 (30.16%) Magento
2 12 (19.05%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (36.51%) Sage Pay
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.59%) GitHub
2 1 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.22%) Intranet
2 2 (3.17%) Network Security
3 1 (1.59%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (73.02%) MySQL
2 29 (46.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (38.10%) Git (software)
2 14 (22.22%) TestNG
3 8 (12.70%) Jasmine
3 8 (12.70%) Karma Test Runner
3 8 (12.70%) Protractor
3 8 (12.70%) QUnit
4 7 (11.11%) Ant
4 7 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 6 (9.52%) JUnit
5 6 (9.52%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.17%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.17%) Subversion
7 1 (1.59%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (14.29%) Games
2 7 (11.11%) Marketing
3 5 (7.94%) Finance
4 4 (6.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (85.71%) Developer
2 30 (47.62%) Web Developer
3 26 (41.27%) PHP Developer
4 21 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 12 (19.05%) .NET Developer
6 8 (12.70%) PHP Programmer
6 8 (12.70%) Programmer
6 8 (12.70%) Web Programmer
7 6 (9.52%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (7.94%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.35%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Technical Leader
10 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Lead Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Technical Developer
11 2 (3.17%) CMS Developer
11 2 (3.17%) Full Stack Developer
11 2 (3.17%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (73.02%) HTML
2 45 (71.43%) CSS
3 36 (57.14%) XML
4 32 (50.79%) jQuery
5 23 (36.51%) Ajax
5 23 (36.51%) LAMP
6 22 (34.92%) HTML5
7 17 (26.98%) AngularJS
7 17 (26.98%) JSON
7 17 (26.98%) RESTful
8 16 (25.40%) Web Services
9 14 (22.22%) OAuth
10 13 (20.63%) .NET
10 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET
11 12 (19.05%) .NET Framework
12 9 (14.29%) CSS3
13 7 (11.11%) JSP
14 6 (9.52%) Hibernate
14 6 (9.52%) J2EE
14 6 (9.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (7.94%) W3C
3 3 (4.76%) User Experience
4 2 (3.17%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (36.51%) Linux
2 4 (6.35%) Unix
3 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.59%) Windows
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (76.19%) Web Development
2 42 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 17 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (26.98%) MVC
4 15 (23.81%) Integration Testing
4 15 (23.81%) Unit Testing
5 14 (22.22%) ERP
6 12 (19.05%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 10 (15.87%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (14.29%) Front End Development
9 8 (12.70%) Data Protection
10 7 (11.11%) Time Management
11 6 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (6.35%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 4 (6.35%) SDLC
12 4 (6.35%) SEO
13 2 (3.17%) Content Management
13 2 (3.17%) CRM
13 2 (3.17%) Market Research
13 2 (3.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 62 (98.41%) JavaScript
2 61 (96.83%) PHP
3 55 (87.30%) SQL
4 37 (58.73%) Java
5 17 (26.98%) PL/SQL
6 15 (23.81%) Scala
7 14 (22.22%) C#
8 4 (6.35%) PHP 5
8 4 (6.35%) VB
9 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) PayPal
2 8 (12.70%) Oracle
3 5 (7.94%) WorldPay
4 3 (4.76%) Adobe
5 1 (1.59%) Google
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago