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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 98 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.28% 0.10% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.27% 0.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £31,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+0.78% +5.83%
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
237 180 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.88% 18.35% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 232 141 169
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 4 September 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £29,750 -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Joomla!
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) API Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) CMS
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
4 1 (16.67%) Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) VBScript
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) Joomla!
2 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Navicat
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Social Media
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) API Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) VBScript
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) Avaya
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
1 1 (16.67%) Facebook
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter
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