Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for WordPress skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WordPress over the 6 months to 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 105 108
Rank change year-on-year +26 +3 +24
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 8 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.87% 0.54% 1.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.92% 5.07% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 9
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +30.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,500 £22,350
90th Percentile £39,125 £37,350 £41,000
South East median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% -

WordPress is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 101 138 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 10.93% 10.64% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 92 116 203
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -9.09%
10th Percentile £27,050 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,475 £61,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing WordPress as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Kent

WordPress
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress in Kent.

Salary trend for WordPress in Kent

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in Kent over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for WordPress in Kent

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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 6 months to 17 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford - 2 £30,000 - 1
Sittingbourne - 1 £37,500 - 3
Canterbury - 1 £29,000 - 1
WordPress
South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
4 4 (50.00%) Software Delivery
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 4 (50.00%) Decision-Making
4 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (50.00%) QA
4 4 (50.00%) CRM
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) Web Development
6 2 (25.00%) Node.js
6 2 (25.00%) Magento
6 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (25.00%) React
6 2 (25.00%) Fintech
6 2 (25.00%) Sass
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (12.50%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (12.50%) Marketo
7 1 (12.50%) HubSpot
7 1 (12.50%) Pardot
7 1 (12.50%) LESS
7 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 1 (12.50%) Analytics

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Co-occurring 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 1 (12.50%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Magento
2 1 (12.50%) Eloqua
2 1 (12.50%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
1 1 (12.50%) npm
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Leader
1 4 (50.00%) Test Project Leader
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PPC Executive
4 1 (12.50%) SEO Executive
4 1 (12.50%) Traffic Executive
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Node.js
3 2 (25.00%) React
3 2 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) Laravel
4 1 (12.50%) LESS
4 1 (12.50%) Symfony
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Fintech
3 1 (12.50%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (50.00%) CRM
1 4 (50.00%) Decision-Making
1 4 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 4 (50.00%) Software Delivery
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) A/B Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Pay per click
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Google
1 1 (12.50%) HubSpot
1 1 (12.50%) Marketo
1 1 (12.50%) Pardot
1 1 (12.50%) Zend