The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 87 93 85
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 14 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.04% 0.80% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.96% 3.43% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 4
Average salary £28,000 £32,500 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +9.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £31,200 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £33,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
WordPress
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
282 321 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.90% 23.40% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 208 225 149
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

WordPress
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Edinburgh

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 30 (100.00%) HTML
2 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 27 (90.00%) CSS
3 21 (70.00%) PHP
4 17 (56.67%) MySQL
4 17 (56.67%) MVC
5 15 (50.00%) OO
6 13 (43.33%) Git (software)
7 11 (36.67%) CMS
8 9 (30.00%) Flash
8 9 (30.00%) Android
8 9 (30.00%) Ruby
8 9 (30.00%) HTML5
8 9 (30.00%) Apple iOS
8 9 (30.00%) DevOps
9 8 (26.67%) Umbraco
9 8 (26.67%) Linux
9 8 (26.67%) LAMP
10 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (23.33%) PHP5
10 7 (23.33%) Marketing
11 6 (20.00%) NHibernate
11 6 (20.00%) Lucene
11 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
11 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (20.00%) Use Case
11 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (20.00%) ExpressionEngine
11 6 (20.00%) C#
11 6 (20.00%) MSMQ

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 11 (36.67%) CMS
2 8 (26.67%) Umbraco
3 6 (20.00%) ExpressionEngine
3 6 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (20.00%) IIS
4 5 (16.67%) Drupal
5 1 (3.33%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) MySQL
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (20.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (6.67%) NUnit
3 2 (6.67%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.67%) Moq
General
1 7 (23.33%) Marketing
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) Web Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Lead Developer
3 9 (30.00%) PHP Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Lead PHP Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Designer
5 4 (13.33%) Web Designer
6 2 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Digital Design Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) HTML
2 27 (90.00%) CSS
3 9 (30.00%) Flash
3 9 (30.00%) HTML5
4 8 (26.67%) LAMP
5 6 (20.00%) Lucene
5 6 (20.00%) NHibernate
5 6 (20.00%) .NET
5 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (20.00%) REST
5 6 (20.00%) MSMQ
5 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (20.00%) Laravel
5 6 (20.00%) Lucene.Net
6 4 (13.33%) jQuery
7 3 (10.00%) XML
8 2 (6.67%) JSON
8 2 (6.67%) CSS3
8 2 (6.67%) Fluent NHibernate
8 2 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
1 6 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 5 (16.67%) Photography
3 3 (10.00%) Graphic Design
4 2 (6.67%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Android
1 9 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (26.67%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) MVC
2 15 (50.00%) OO
3 9 (30.00%) DevOps
4 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (20.00%) Use Case
5 6 (20.00%) Analytics
5 6 (20.00%) Android Development
5 6 (20.00%) iOS Development
6 5 (16.67%) Compatibility Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics
7 3 (10.00%) Data Analytics
7 3 (10.00%) Pay per click
7 3 (10.00%) Web Development
7 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.67%) Web Design
8 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (3.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (70.00%) PHP
3 9 (30.00%) Ruby
4 7 (23.33%) PHP5
5 6 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Appcelerator
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Adobe
3 3 (10.00%) Google
3 3 (10.00%) HubSpot
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