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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
South East / Kent
Rank 77 77 94
Rank change year-on-year 0 +17  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 6 28 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.75% 2.48% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.58% 10.61% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 28 4
Median salary £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.76% -  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

WordPress is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Application Platform Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 131 264 194
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 16.31% 23.36% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 107 236 181
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.52% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing WordPress as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
Chatham - 4 - -
WordPress
South East

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 24 (96.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (84.00%) MVC
2 21 (84.00%) Perforce
2 21 (84.00%) Git (software)
2 21 (84.00%) AngularJS
3 19 (76.00%) Web Development
3 19 (76.00%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (72.00%) Load Testing
4 18 (72.00%) Games
5 15 (60.00%) CSS
5 15 (60.00%) Legal
5 15 (60.00%) HTML
6 13 (52.00%) PHP
7 12 (48.00%) CMS
7 12 (48.00%) Ajax
7 12 (48.00%) CSS3
7 12 (48.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 12 (48.00%) HTML5
7 12 (48.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (48.00%) Grunt
7 12 (48.00%) Bower
8 10 (40.00%) Google
8 10 (40.00%) Web Services
9 9 (36.00%) Linux
9 9 (36.00%) UML
9 9 (36.00%) SQL
9 9 (36.00%) J2EE
9 9 (36.00%) Java
9 9 (36.00%) C++
9 9 (36.00%) Servlets

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 12 (48.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Kissmetrics
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) Google App Engine
1 9 (36.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.00%) AdWords
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.00%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) Big Data
1 9 (36.00%) BigQuery
1 9 (36.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) DTS
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (84.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (48.00%) Bower
2 12 (48.00%) Grunt
3 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 18 (72.00%) Games
2 15 (60.00%) Legal
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 9 (36.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) Java Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) HTML Developer
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (12.00%) PHP Developer
6 2 (8.00%) WordPress Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.00%) LAMP Developer
7 1 (4.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (4.00%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (4.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) AngularJS
2 15 (60.00%) CSS
2 15 (60.00%) HTML
3 12 (48.00%) Ajax
3 12 (48.00%) CSS3
3 12 (48.00%) HTML5
3 12 (48.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (40.00%) Web Services
5 9 (36.00%) J2EE
5 9 (36.00%) OAuth
5 9 (36.00%) REST
5 9 (36.00%) Servlets
6 1 (4.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) LAMP
6 1 (4.00%) LESS
6 1 (4.00%) Regular Expression
6 1 (4.00%) Sass
6 1 (4.00%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 19 (76.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (36.00%) User Experience
2 9 (36.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) MVC
2 19 (76.00%) Web Development
3 18 (72.00%) Load Testing
4 12 (48.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (36.00%) DevOps
5 9 (36.00%) Game Development
5 9 (36.00%) UML
5 9 (36.00%) Visualisation
6 4 (16.00%) Front End Development
7 1 (4.00%) A/B Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Analytics
7 1 (4.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 1 (4.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) OO
7 1 (4.00%) SEO
7 1 (4.00%) TDD
7 1 (4.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (52.00%) PHP
3 9 (36.00%) C++
3 9 (36.00%) Java
3 9 (36.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Perforce
2 10 (40.00%) Google
3 9 (36.00%) Tableau
4 1 (4.00%) PayPal
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