The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 88 88 85
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 1 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.094% 0.86% 1.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.53% 3.81% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 16
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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
189 289 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.68% 22.63% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 114 200 204
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,300 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 6 (50.00%) B2B
1 6 (50.00%) Adobe
1 6 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
1 6 (50.00%) MVC
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (50.00%) Advertising
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (50.00%) PHP
1 6 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 6 (50.00%) LAMP
1 6 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (50.00%) InDesign
1 6 (50.00%) Marketing
1 6 (50.00%) Copywriting
1 6 (50.00%) Blog
1 6 (50.00%) Symfony
1 6 (50.00%) Drupal
1 6 (50.00%) Data Management
1 6 (50.00%) Social Media
1 6 (50.00%) Facebook
1 6 (50.00%) Twitter
1 6 (50.00%) Pardot
1 6 (50.00%) Hootsuite
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) Laravel
2 5 (41.67%) OO PHP
2 5 (41.67%) Zend
2 5 (41.67%) CodeIgniter
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) OO

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (50.00%) Drupal
2 4 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (50.00%) InDesign
1 6 (50.00%) Photoshop
General
1 6 (50.00%) Advertising
1 6 (50.00%) Marketing
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Marketing Manager
2 5 (41.67%) PHP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) CMS Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (16.67%) HTML Developer
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Zend Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) LAMP
1 6 (50.00%) Symfony
2 5 (41.67%) CodeIgniter
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) Laravel
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Blog
1 6 (50.00%) Copywriting
1 6 (50.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) B2B
1 6 (50.00%) Data Management
1 6 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (41.67%) OO
2 5 (41.67%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Adobe
1 6 (50.00%) Facebook
1 6 (50.00%) Hootsuite
1 6 (50.00%) Pardot
1 6 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
1 6 (50.00%) Twitter
2 5 (41.67%) Zend