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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 71 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 27 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.53% 0.10% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.67% 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 26 1 0
Median salary £36,750 £22,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+63.33% -
UK excluding London median 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
253 242 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.69% 25.23% 19.00%
Number of salaries quoted 227 230 190
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
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 4 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 4 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
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £38,500 -
Tonbridge - 4 £39,000 -
West Malling - 3 £27,500 - 1
Sittingbourne - 1 £38,500 -
Westerham - 1 £35,000 -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 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 55 (93.22%) JavaScript
1 55 (93.22%) PHP
2 48 (81.36%) SQL
2 48 (81.36%) MySQL
3 42 (71.19%) Web Development
4 37 (62.71%) HTML
5 36 (61.02%) Java
5 36 (61.02%) E-Commerce
6 35 (59.32%) CSS
6 35 (59.32%) XML
7 32 (54.24%) CMS
7 32 (54.24%) jQuery
8 26 (44.07%) Git (software)
9 25 (42.37%) Apache
10 23 (38.98%) Linux
10 23 (38.98%) SQL Server
11 21 (35.59%) LAMP
11 21 (35.59%) Ajax
12 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (32.20%) RESTful
13 19 (32.20%) Magento
14 17 (28.81%) Sage Pay
15 16 (27.12%) AngularJS
15 16 (27.12%) JSON
15 16 (27.12%) Web Services
16 15 (25.42%) PL/SQL
16 15 (25.42%) Unit Testing
16 15 (25.42%) Integration Testing
16 15 (25.42%) Scala
17 14 (23.73%) TestNG

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 (54.24%) CMS
2 25 (42.37%) Apache
3 7 (11.86%) JBoss
4 3 (5.08%) nginx
5 2 (3.39%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.69%) Kentico
6 1 (1.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.69%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 19 (32.20%) Magento
2 11 (18.64%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (28.81%) Sage Pay
2 2 (3.39%) GitHub
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.73%) Intranet
2 2 (3.39%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (81.36%) MySQL
2 23 (38.98%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.69%) Navicat
Development Applications
1 26 (44.07%) Git (software)
2 14 (23.73%) TestNG
3 8 (13.56%) Jasmine
3 8 (13.56%) Karma Test Runner
3 8 (13.56%) Protractor
3 8 (13.56%) QUnit
4 7 (11.86%) Ant
4 7 (11.86%) Eclipse
5 6 (10.17%) JUnit
5 6 (10.17%) SoapUI
6 3 (5.08%) Subversion
7 2 (3.39%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.69%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (1.69%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.69%) Selenium
8 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
1 5 (8.47%) Games
1 5 (8.47%) Marketing
2 4 (6.78%) Legal
3 2 (3.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (79.66%) Developer
2 27 (45.76%) Web Developer
3 25 (42.37%) PHP Developer
4 21 (35.59%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (13.56%) PHP Programmer
5 8 (13.56%) Programmer
5 8 (13.56%) Web Programmer
6 7 (11.86%) .NET Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (6.78%) Technical Leader
8 4 (6.78%) Test Leader
9 3 (5.08%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (5.08%) HTML Developer
9 3 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Lead Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Technical Developer
10 2 (3.39%) CMS Developer
10 2 (3.39%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (62.71%) HTML
2 35 (59.32%) CSS
2 35 (59.32%) XML
3 32 (54.24%) jQuery
4 21 (35.59%) Ajax
4 21 (35.59%) LAMP
5 19 (32.20%) RESTful
6 16 (27.12%) AngularJS
6 16 (27.12%) JSON
6 16 (27.12%) Web Services
7 14 (23.73%) HTML5
7 14 (23.73%) OAuth
8 9 (15.25%) SOAP
9 8 (13.56%) .NET
9 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET
10 7 (11.86%) .NET Framework
10 7 (11.86%) CSS3
10 7 (11.86%) JSP
10 7 (11.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (10.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (8.47%) W3C
3 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.08%) User Experience
4 1 (1.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.98%) Linux
2 4 (6.78%) Unix
3 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.69%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (71.19%) Web Development
2 36 (61.02%) E-Commerce
3 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (25.42%) Integration Testing
4 15 (25.42%) Unit Testing
5 14 (23.73%) MVC
6 11 (18.64%) ERP
6 11 (18.64%) Time Management
7 10 (16.95%) Front End Development
8 9 (15.25%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (13.56%) Data Protection
10 7 (11.86%) Cross-Browser Testing
11 6 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (8.47%) SDLC
13 4 (6.78%) SEO
14 3 (5.08%) Content Management
14 3 (5.08%) Defect Management
14 3 (5.08%) Migration
14 3 (5.08%) Performance Testing
14 3 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (93.22%) JavaScript
1 55 (93.22%) PHP
2 48 (81.36%) SQL
3 36 (61.02%) Java
4 15 (25.42%) PL/SQL
4 15 (25.42%) Scala
5 9 (15.25%) C#
6 3 (5.08%) PHP 5
6 3 (5.08%) VB
7 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) PayPal
2 8 (13.56%) Oracle
3 4 (6.78%) WorldPay
4 2 (3.39%) Adobe
5 1 (1.69%) Google
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