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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
South East / Kent
Rank 68 74 96
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +22
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 17 30 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.08% 2.70% 1.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.93% 11.07% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 30 10
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -

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
122 271 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 14.91% 24.37% 22.24%
Number of salaries quoted 87 240 211
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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
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 February 2017. 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 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
Chatham - 14 - -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
2 21 (77.78%) MVC
2 21 (77.78%) Perforce
2 21 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 21 (77.78%) AngularJS
3 19 (70.37%) Web Development
4 18 (66.67%) Load Testing
4 18 (66.67%) Games
4 18 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (62.96%) CSS
6 16 (59.26%) HTML
7 15 (55.56%) PHP
7 15 (55.56%) Legal
8 12 (44.44%) CMS
8 12 (44.44%) Ajax
8 12 (44.44%) HTML5
8 12 (44.44%) CSS3
8 12 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (44.44%) Grunt
8 12 (44.44%) Bower
9 10 (37.04%) Web Services
10 9 (33.33%) Linux
10 9 (33.33%) UML
10 9 (33.33%) Servlets
10 9 (33.33%) SQL
10 9 (33.33%) J2EE
10 9 (33.33%) Java
10 9 (33.33%) C++
10 9 (33.33%) Big Data

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 12 (44.44%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Google App Engine
1 9 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Big Data
1 9 (33.33%) BigQuery
1 9 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 4 (14.81%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) DTS
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 12 (44.44%) Bower
2 12 (44.44%) Grunt
3 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 18 (66.67%) Games
2 15 (55.56%) Legal
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Web Developer
3 9 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) Java Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (25.93%) HTML Developer
6 6 (22.22%) PHP Developer
7 5 (18.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (11.11%) WordPress Developer
9 2 (7.41%) HTML CSS Developer
9 2 (7.41%) PHP Web Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Designer
10 1 (3.70%) Junior Designer
10 1 (3.70%) Junior PHP Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Junior PHP Web Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Junior Web Designer
10 1 (3.70%) Junior Web Developer
10 1 (3.70%) LAMP Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Senior PHP Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) AngularJS
2 17 (62.96%) CSS
3 16 (59.26%) HTML
4 12 (44.44%) Ajax
4 12 (44.44%) CSS3
4 12 (44.44%) HTML5
4 12 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (37.04%) Web Services
6 9 (33.33%) J2EE
6 9 (33.33%) OAuth
6 9 (33.33%) REST
6 9 (33.33%) Servlets
7 3 (11.11%) jQuery
8 1 (3.70%) LAMP
8 1 (3.70%) Regular Expression
8 1 (3.70%) Sass
8 1 (3.70%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (33.33%) User Experience
2 9 (33.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) MVC
2 19 (70.37%) Web Development
3 18 (66.67%) Load Testing
4 12 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (33.33%) DevOps
5 9 (33.33%) Game Development
5 9 (33.33%) UML
5 9 (33.33%) Visualisation
6 6 (22.22%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.70%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 1 (3.70%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Migration
7 1 (3.70%) OO
7 1 (3.70%) SOA
7 1 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
2 15 (55.56%) PHP
3 9 (33.33%) C++
3 9 (33.33%) Java
3 9 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) PHP 5
5 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Perforce
2 9 (33.33%) Google
2 9 (33.33%) Tableau
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