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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 79 102 107
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +5
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 11 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.96% 0.13% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.67% 0.70% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 2
Median salary £33,000 £33,750 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +16.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,750 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,750 £29,800
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
165 285 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.44% 18.08% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 128 201 221
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 September 2016, 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 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 10 (62.50%) PHP
1 10 (62.50%) MVC
1 10 (62.50%) LAMP
1 10 (62.50%) Drupal
2 8 (50.00%) Symfony
3 6 (37.50%) Marketing
3 6 (37.50%) Copywriting
3 6 (37.50%) HTML
3 6 (37.50%) B2B
3 6 (37.50%) Adobe
3 6 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) Social Media
3 6 (37.50%) Pardot
3 6 (37.50%) Facebook
4 5 (31.25%) Twitter
4 5 (31.25%) Hootsuite
4 5 (31.25%) Data Management
4 5 (31.25%) Photoshop
4 5 (31.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (31.25%) InDesign
4 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
4 5 (31.25%) Advertising
4 5 (31.25%) CMS
4 5 (31.25%) Blog
5 4 (25.00%) HTML5
5 4 (25.00%) CSS3
6 3 (18.75%) Laravel
6 3 (18.75%) OO PHP

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 10 (62.50%) Drupal
2 5 (31.25%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (31.25%) InDesign
1 5 (31.25%) Photoshop
General
1 6 (37.50%) Marketing
2 5 (31.25%) Advertising
2 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Marketing Manager
2 6 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 4 (25.00%) CMS Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (12.50%) HTML Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Campaign Executive
6 1 (6.25%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
6 1 (6.25%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (6.25%) PHP Zend Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Drupal Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior WordPress Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Symfony Developer
6 1 (6.25%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) LAMP
2 8 (50.00%) Symfony
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) CSS3
4 4 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (18.75%) CodeIgniter
5 3 (18.75%) Laravel
6 2 (12.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Copywriting
1 6 (37.50%) Social Media
2 5 (31.25%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) MVC
2 6 (37.50%) B2B
3 5 (31.25%) Data Management
4 3 (18.75%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 10 (62.50%) PHP
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Adobe
1 6 (37.50%) Facebook
1 6 (37.50%) Pardot
1 6 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (31.25%) Hootsuite
2 5 (31.25%) Twitter
3 3 (18.75%) Zend