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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 82 97 87
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 23 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.64% 0.56% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.28% 2.29% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 3
Average salary £28,000 £32,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +32.65%
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
316 349 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.52% 24.41% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 236 244 138
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

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 24 December 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 25 (100.00%) HTML
2 24 (96.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (88.00%) CSS
4 18 (72.00%) PHP
5 17 (68.00%) MVC
6 15 (60.00%) MySQL
7 14 (56.00%) OO
8 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
9 11 (44.00%) CMS
10 9 (36.00%) Flash
10 9 (36.00%) Ruby
10 9 (36.00%) Android
10 9 (36.00%) Apple iOS
10 9 (36.00%) DevOps
11 8 (32.00%) Umbraco
12 7 (28.00%) Linux
12 7 (28.00%) LAMP
12 7 (28.00%) PHP5
12 7 (28.00%) HTML5
13 6 (24.00%) C#
13 6 (24.00%) .NET
13 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
13 6 (24.00%) IIS
13 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
13 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
13 6 (24.00%) MSMQ
13 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (24.00%) Lucene
13 6 (24.00%) NHibernate
13 6 (24.00%) Use Case

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (44.00%) CMS
2 8 (32.00%) Umbraco
3 6 (24.00%) ExpressionEngine
3 6 (24.00%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (24.00%) IIS
4 3 (12.00%) Drupal
5 1 (4.00%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) MySQL
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (24.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (8.00%) NUnit
3 2 (8.00%) Moq
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
1 4 (16.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) Web Developer
3 9 (36.00%) Lead Developer
4 8 (32.00%) PHP Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Lead PHP Developer
6 2 (8.00%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Digital Design Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Design Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Web Designer
7 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Designer
7 1 (4.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) HTML
2 22 (88.00%) CSS
3 9 (36.00%) Flash
4 7 (28.00%) HTML5
4 7 (28.00%) LAMP
5 6 (24.00%) Lucene
5 6 (24.00%) NHibernate
5 6 (24.00%) .NET
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (24.00%) REST
5 6 (24.00%) MSMQ
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (24.00%) Laravel
5 6 (24.00%) Lucene.Net
6 4 (16.00%) jQuery
7 2 (8.00%) CSS3
7 2 (8.00%) Fluent NHibernate
7 2 (8.00%) XML
7 2 (8.00%) JSON
7 2 (8.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Inversion of Control
1 6 (24.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (12.00%) Graphic Design
2 3 (12.00%) Photography
3 2 (8.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Android
1 9 (36.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) MVC
2 14 (56.00%) OO
3 9 (36.00%) DevOps
4 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (24.00%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (24.00%) Use Case
4 6 (24.00%) Android Development
4 6 (24.00%) iOS Development
5 5 (20.00%) Analytics
6 3 (12.00%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Web Development
7 2 (8.00%) Pay per click
7 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.00%) Web Design
7 2 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (8.00%) Big Data Analytics
7 2 (8.00%) Data Analytics
8 1 (4.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (72.00%) PHP
3 9 (36.00%) Ruby
4 7 (28.00%) PHP5
5 6 (24.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Appcelerator
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) HubSpot
3 3 (12.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) Adobe
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