Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 116 142
Rank change year-on-year +15 +26 +4
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 7 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.53% 0.70% 0.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.40% 5.08% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 12
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £25,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -16.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,300 £26,000
90th Percentile £37,350 £41,000 £33,750
South East median annual salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.71% - +11.11%

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 159 236 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 12.13% 13.84% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 140 206 409
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -9.09% -9.41%
10th Percentile £22,450 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,250 £58,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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
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 19 November 2017. 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
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £36,500 -
WordPress
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) PHP
3 5 (71.43%) MySQL
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) Java
5 3 (42.86%) C++
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
5 3 (42.86%) Ajax
5 3 (42.86%) Google
5 3 (42.86%) Advertising
5 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 3 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (42.86%) Magento
5 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
5 3 (42.86%) Mercurial
6 2 (28.57%) Web Development
6 2 (28.57%) Python
6 2 (28.57%) ColdFusion
6 2 (28.57%) CFML
7 1 (14.29%) Unix
7 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
7 1 (14.29%) C
7 1 (14.29%) Web Design
7 1 (14.29%) HTML5
7 1 (14.29%) CSS3
7 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap

WordPress
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 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (42.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Support
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 1 (14.29%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) CFML
5 2 (28.57%) Python
6 1 (14.29%) C
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Google