The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 103 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 4 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% - 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.14% - 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Average salary £33,086 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
352 242 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.88% 20.28% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 249 172 139
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WordPress
Scotland

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 22 July 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
3 5 (71.43%) CSS3
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) PHP
3 5 (71.43%) CMS
4 4 (57.14%) Drupal
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (28.57%) Joomla!
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) XHTML
5 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
5 2 (28.57%) Sass
6 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 1 (14.29%) Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
6 1 (14.29%) HTML5 Boilerplate
6 1 (14.29%) Modernizr
6 1 (14.29%) PhoneGap
6 1 (14.29%) concrete5
6 1 (14.29%) Facebook
6 1 (14.29%) Twitter
6 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
6 1 (14.29%) SVG
6 1 (14.29%) TeamSite

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) CMS
2 4 (57.14%) Drupal
3 2 (28.57%) Joomla!
4 1 (14.29%) concrete5
4 1 (14.29%) TeamSite
4 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) WebTrends
1 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) PhoneGap
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Web Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
3 5 (71.43%) CSS3
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (28.57%) XHTML
4 2 (28.57%) Sass
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5 Boilerplate
5 1 (14.29%) Modernizr
5 1 (14.29%) SVG
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) Spring
5 1 (14.29%) Ajax
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Symfony
5 1 (14.29%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) OO
1 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Facebook
1 1 (14.29%) Twitter
1 1 (14.29%) Google
1 1 (14.29%) Zend
1 1 (14.29%) Ektron