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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 94 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 16 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.38% - 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.23% - 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 7
Average salary £27,500 - £27,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 - £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £31,750 - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £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
257 228 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.12% 18.67% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 226 215 131
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +15.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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
Maidstone - 6 £28,750 -
Dartford - 2 £35,000 -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 11 (68.75%) Adobe
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 10 (62.50%) Marketing
3 8 (50.00%) Social Media
3 8 (50.00%) Acrobat
3 8 (50.00%) Quark
4 6 (37.50%) Web Design
4 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) CMS
4 6 (37.50%) User Experience
5 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 4 (25.00%) PHP
6 4 (25.00%) XML
6 4 (25.00%) jQuery
7 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (18.75%) Google
7 3 (18.75%) Google Analytics
7 3 (18.75%) ExpressionEngine
7 3 (18.75%) Analytics
7 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
7 3 (18.75%) SEO
7 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
8 2 (12.50%) Content Management
8 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
8 2 (12.50%) DOM
8 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 2 (12.50%) Drupal
8 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (12.50%) Git (software)

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 6 (37.50%) CMS
2 3 (18.75%) ExpressionEngine
3 2 (12.50%) Joomla!
3 2 (12.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Acrobat
2 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (62.50%) Marketing
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
1 8 (50.00%) Graphic Designer
1 8 (50.00%) Designer
2 3 (18.75%) Junior
2 3 (18.75%) Website Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Junior Developer
3 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) XML
2 4 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (12.50%) DOM
4 1 (6.25%) XML Schema
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) XSD
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Social Media
2 6 (37.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Web Design
2 3 (18.75%) SEO
2 3 (18.75%) Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Content Management
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VB
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Adobe
2 8 (50.00%) Quark
3 3 (18.75%) Google
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