The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 67 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 31 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.88% 1.70% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.52% 6.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 30 16 0
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
269 276 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.95% 26.11% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 246 253 149
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 2016.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Kent

WordPress
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Kent region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne - 8 £37,500 -
Canterbury - 3 £27,000 -
Westerham - 3 £30,000 - 2
Maidstone 0 1 £28,500 -5.00%
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £32,500 -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region citing WordPress also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WordPress.

1 34 (87.18%) JavaScript
1 34 (87.18%) PHP
2 32 (82.05%) MySQL
3 27 (69.23%) jQuery
4 24 (61.54%) SQL
4 24 (61.54%) XML
5 21 (53.85%) E-Commerce
5 21 (53.85%) Java
5 21 (53.85%) CMS
5 21 (53.85%) Git (software)
6 19 (48.72%) HTML
7 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (38.46%) Apache
8 14 (35.90%) CSS
8 14 (35.90%) RESTful
9 13 (33.33%) Ajax
9 13 (33.33%) Web Development
9 13 (33.33%) Magento
10 12 (30.77%) Linux
11 11 (28.21%) Web Services
11 11 (28.21%) Intranet
11 11 (28.21%) Unit Testing
11 11 (28.21%) Integration Testing
11 11 (28.21%) JSON
11 11 (28.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (28.21%) AngularJS
12 10 (25.64%) Scala
12 10 (25.64%) OAuth
12 10 (25.64%) TestNG
13 9 (23.08%) Time Management

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region citing WordPress also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WordPress. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (53.85%) CMS
2 15 (38.46%) Apache
3 5 (12.82%) Joomla!
3 5 (12.82%) nginx
4 3 (7.69%) JBoss
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Magento
2 7 (17.95%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Sage Pay
2 5 (12.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Intranet
2 5 (12.82%) LDAP
3 1 (2.56%) LAN
3 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (82.05%) MySQL
2 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.26%) Navicat
Development Applications
1 21 (53.85%) Git (software)
2 10 (25.64%) TestNG
3 8 (20.51%) Jasmine
3 8 (20.51%) Karma Test Runner
3 8 (20.51%) Protractor
3 8 (20.51%) QUnit
4 6 (15.38%) Subversion
5 4 (10.26%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (7.69%) Ant
6 3 (7.69%) Eclipse
7 2 (5.13%) JUnit
7 2 (5.13%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.56%) PHPUnit
8 1 (2.56%) Selenium
8 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (12.82%) Marketing
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Legal
3 2 (5.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (79.49%) Developer
2 19 (48.72%) PHP Developer
3 16 (41.03%) Web Developer
4 14 (35.90%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (15.38%) HTML Developer
5 6 (15.38%) PHP Programmer
5 6 (15.38%) Programmer
5 6 (15.38%) Web Programmer
6 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce Developer
6 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Technical Leader
7 4 (10.26%) Test Leader
8 3 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (7.69%) Lead Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Technical Developer
9 2 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Junior
9 2 (5.13%) Junior Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (69.23%) jQuery
2 24 (61.54%) XML
3 19 (48.72%) HTML
4 14 (35.90%) CSS
4 14 (35.90%) RESTful
5 13 (33.33%) Ajax
6 11 (28.21%) AngularJS
6 11 (28.21%) JSON
6 11 (28.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (28.21%) Web Services
7 10 (25.64%) OAuth
8 9 (23.08%) LAMP
9 6 (15.38%) HTML5
10 5 (12.82%) CSS3
10 5 (12.82%) SOAP
11 3 (7.69%) JSP
12 2 (5.13%) FreeMarker
12 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
12 2 (5.13%) J2EE
12 2 (5.13%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Social Media
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (2.56%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) E-Commerce
2 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (33.33%) Web Development
4 11 (28.21%) Integration Testing
4 11 (28.21%) Unit Testing
5 9 (23.08%) Front End Development
5 9 (23.08%) Time Management
6 8 (20.51%) Data Protection
7 7 (17.95%) ERP
7 7 (17.95%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (15.38%) Content Management
9 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (12.82%) MVC
10 4 (10.26%) SEO
11 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (7.69%) Defect Management
11 3 (7.69%) Migration
11 3 (7.69%) Performance Testing
11 3 (7.69%) SDLC
11 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (87.18%) JavaScript
1 34 (87.18%) PHP
2 24 (61.54%) SQL
3 21 (53.85%) Java
4 10 (25.64%) Scala
5 7 (17.95%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.56%) PHP 5
6 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Adobe
2 1 (2.56%) Avaya
2 1 (2.56%) Citrix
2 1 (2.56%) HP
2 1 (2.56%) Intel Security
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) VMware
Westerham, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Westerham, Kent
Uncle Buck Finance LLP
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago