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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 93 109 90
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 6 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.45% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.04% 1.06% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £30,000 £33,086 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.32% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,554 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £34,617 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
294 378 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.21% 24.26% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 207 260 181
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 29 May 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 18 (94.74%) HTML
1 18 (94.74%) CSS
2 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
3 14 (73.68%) PHP
4 10 (52.63%) MySQL
5 8 (42.11%) Marketing
5 8 (42.11%) Drupal
6 7 (36.84%) HTML5
6 7 (36.84%) Advertising
7 6 (31.58%) Adobe
7 6 (31.58%) Compatibility Testing
7 6 (31.58%) Photography
7 6 (31.58%) Big Data
7 6 (31.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (26.32%) Mercurial
9 4 (21.05%) Pay per click
9 4 (21.05%) OO
9 4 (21.05%) XML
9 4 (21.05%) jQuery
9 4 (21.05%) Analytics
9 4 (21.05%) Big Data Analytics
9 4 (21.05%) Data Analytics
10 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
10 3 (15.79%) Linux
10 3 (15.79%) LAMP
10 3 (15.79%) Project Management
11 2 (10.53%) CMS
11 2 (10.53%) Games
11 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 8 (42.11%) Drupal
2 2 (10.53%) CMS
2 2 (10.53%) Joomla!
3 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) MySQL
2 6 (31.58%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Mercurial
2 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (42.11%) Marketing
2 7 (36.84%) Advertising
3 2 (10.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Web Designer
2 6 (31.58%) Web Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Designer
3 5 (26.32%) PHP Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Design Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Design Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) HTML
1 18 (94.74%) CSS
2 7 (36.84%) HTML5
3 4 (21.05%) XML
3 4 (21.05%) jQuery
4 3 (15.79%) LAMP
5 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.26%) Zend Framework
6 1 (5.26%) REST
6 1 (5.26%) CSS3
6 1 (5.26%) Laravel
6 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Photography
2 2 (10.53%) Blog
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Compatibility Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Pay per click
2 4 (21.05%) OO
2 4 (21.05%) Analytics
2 4 (21.05%) Big Data Analytics
2 4 (21.05%) Data Analytics
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) MVC
5 1 (5.26%) SEO
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) Content Management
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
2 14 (73.68%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) PHP5
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) Zend
2 1 (5.26%) Twitter
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 14 days ago