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

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 59 101 110
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +9
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 27 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.83% 0.18% 0.085%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.53% 0.77% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 1
Median salary £36,750 £22,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+63.33% -21.05%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +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
154 261 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 16.13% 23.68% 21.10%
Number of salaries quoted 124 256 219
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £24,775
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -
Tunbridge Wells +25 5 £38,500 +71.11%
West Malling - 4 £27,500 - 1
Maidstone +10 2 £23,500 +4.44% 1
Chatham - 1 £21,000 -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 53 (98.15%) JavaScript
2 52 (96.30%) PHP
3 46 (85.19%) SQL
4 43 (79.63%) HTML
5 42 (77.78%) CSS
6 39 (72.22%) Web Development
7 36 (66.67%) MySQL
8 35 (64.81%) E-Commerce
9 32 (59.26%) CMS
10 30 (55.56%) Java
11 29 (53.70%) XML
12 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
13 25 (46.30%) jQuery
14 21 (38.89%) LAMP
14 21 (38.89%) Linux
14 21 (38.89%) Apache
14 21 (38.89%) Ajax
14 21 (38.89%) Sage Pay
15 20 (37.04%) HTML5
16 16 (29.63%) Magento
16 16 (29.63%) Git (software)
16 16 (29.63%) MVC
17 15 (27.78%) PL/SQL
17 15 (27.78%) PayPal
18 14 (25.93%) C#
19 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET
19 13 (24.07%) .NET
20 12 (22.22%) ERP
20 12 (22.22%) Intranet
20 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development

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 32 (59.26%) CMS
2 21 (38.89%) Apache
3 6 (11.11%) JBoss
4 1 (1.85%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.85%) Kentico
4 1 (1.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.85%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 16 (29.63%) Magento
2 10 (18.52%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (38.89%) Sage Pay
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) GitHub
2 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.22%) Intranet
2 2 (3.70%) Network Security
3 1 (1.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (66.67%) MySQL
2 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (29.63%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.67%) TestNG
3 7 (12.96%) Ant
3 7 (12.96%) Eclipse
4 6 (11.11%) JUnit
4 6 (11.11%) SoapUI
5 3 (5.56%) Jasmine
5 3 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (5.56%) Protractor
5 3 (5.56%) QUnit
6 2 (3.70%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.70%) Subversion
7 1 (1.85%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (16.67%) Games
2 3 (5.56%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Legal
2 3 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (85.19%) Developer
2 28 (51.85%) Web Developer
3 23 (42.59%) PHP Developer
4 18 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 12 (22.22%) .NET Developer
6 6 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
6 6 (11.11%) PHP Programmer
6 6 (11.11%) Programmer
6 6 (11.11%) Web Programmer
7 4 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.70%) CMS Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (3.70%) HTML Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Technical Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (79.63%) HTML
2 42 (77.78%) CSS
3 29 (53.70%) XML
4 25 (46.30%) jQuery
5 21 (38.89%) Ajax
5 21 (38.89%) LAMP
6 20 (37.04%) HTML5
7 13 (24.07%) .NET
7 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET
8 12 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 12 (22.22%) AngularJS
8 12 (22.22%) JSON
8 12 (22.22%) RESTful
9 11 (20.37%) Web Services
10 9 (16.67%) OAuth
11 7 (12.96%) CSS3
11 7 (12.96%) JSP
12 6 (11.11%) Hibernate
12 6 (11.11%) J2EE
12 6 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) W3C
2 3 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (5.56%) User Experience
3 2 (3.70%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Linux
2 4 (7.41%) Unix
3 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.85%) Windows
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (72.22%) Web Development
2 35 (64.81%) E-Commerce
3 16 (29.63%) MVC
4 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (22.22%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 12 (22.22%) ERP
5 10 (18.52%) Integration Testing
5 10 (18.52%) Unit Testing
6 9 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (12.96%) Front End Development
8 6 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (11.11%) Time Management
9 4 (7.41%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 4 (7.41%) SDLC
10 3 (5.56%) Data Protection
10 3 (5.56%) SEO
11 2 (3.70%) Content Management
11 2 (3.70%) CRM
11 2 (3.70%) Market Research
11 2 (3.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 53 (98.15%) JavaScript
2 52 (96.30%) PHP
3 46 (85.19%) SQL
4 30 (55.56%) Java
5 15 (27.78%) PL/SQL
6 14 (25.93%) C#
7 10 (18.52%) Scala
8 4 (7.41%) PHP 5
8 4 (7.41%) VB
9 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) PayPal
2 6 (11.11%) Oracle
3 5 (9.26%) WorldPay
4 3 (5.56%) Adobe
5 1 (1.85%) Google
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