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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 85 97 93
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 14 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.05% 0.35% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.17% 1.48% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 2
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,600 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £32,500 £34,250
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
271 338 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.41% 23.84% 21.24%
Number of salaries quoted 181 230 177
Average salary £40,000 £39,900 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.25% +17.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 34 (100.00%) HTML
2 31 (91.18%) CSS
3 30 (88.24%) JavaScript
4 24 (70.59%) PHP
5 19 (55.88%) MySQL
6 17 (50.00%) MVC
7 16 (47.06%) OO
8 14 (41.18%) Git (software)
9 11 (32.35%) CMS
9 11 (32.35%) HTML5
10 9 (26.47%) LAMP
10 9 (26.47%) Flash
10 9 (26.47%) Linux
10 9 (26.47%) Android
10 9 (26.47%) Ruby
10 9 (26.47%) Marketing
10 9 (26.47%) Apple iOS
10 9 (26.47%) DevOps
11 8 (23.53%) Umbraco
12 7 (20.59%) Drupal
12 7 (20.59%) PHP5
12 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (20.59%) Analytics
13 6 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (17.65%) Lucene.Net
13 6 (17.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 6 (17.65%) Android Development
13 6 (17.65%) iOS Development
13 6 (17.65%) REST
13 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 11 (32.35%) CMS
2 8 (23.53%) Umbraco
3 7 (20.59%) Drupal
4 6 (17.65%) IIS
4 6 (17.65%) ExpressionEngine
4 6 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.94%) Joomla!
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) MySQL
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 6 (17.65%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 4 (11.76%) Mercurial
4 2 (5.88%) Moq
4 2 (5.88%) NUnit
General
1 9 (26.47%) Marketing
2 6 (17.65%) Advertising
3 4 (11.76%) Finance
4 2 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) Web Developer
3 10 (29.41%) PHP Developer
4 9 (26.47%) Lead Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Web Designer
5 6 (17.65%) Lead PHP Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Digital Design Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) HTML
2 31 (91.18%) CSS
3 11 (32.35%) HTML5
4 9 (26.47%) Flash
4 9 (26.47%) LAMP
5 6 (17.65%) Lucene
5 6 (17.65%) NHibernate
5 6 (17.65%) .NET
5 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
5 6 (17.65%) MSMQ
5 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (17.65%) REST
5 6 (17.65%) Laravel
5 6 (17.65%) Lucene.Net
6 4 (11.76%) jQuery
6 4 (11.76%) XML
7 2 (5.88%) JSON
7 2 (5.88%) CSS3
7 2 (5.88%) Fluent NHibernate
7 2 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Photography
1 6 (17.65%) Inversion of Control
1 6 (17.65%) Digital Media
2 3 (8.82%) Graphic Design
3 2 (5.88%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Linux
1 9 (26.47%) Android
1 9 (26.47%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.94%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) MVC
2 16 (47.06%) OO
3 9 (26.47%) DevOps
4 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.59%) Analytics
5 6 (17.65%) Android Development
5 6 (17.65%) iOS Development
5 6 (17.65%) Use Case
5 6 (17.65%) Compatibility Testing
5 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (11.76%) Big Data Analytics
6 4 (11.76%) Data Analytics
6 4 (11.76%) Pay per click
6 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.82%) Web Development
8 2 (5.88%) Project Management
8 2 (5.88%) Web Design
8 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 24 (70.59%) PHP
3 9 (26.47%) Ruby
4 7 (20.59%) PHP5
5 6 (17.65%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) VCP4
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Adobe
1 6 (17.65%) Appcelerator
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) HubSpot
3 3 (8.82%) Google
4 1 (2.94%) Twitter
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