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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 92 98 106
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 4 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.34% 0.71% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.88% 3.44% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 2
Median salary £39,000 £33,000 £33,086
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -0.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £27,500 £31,554
10% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £38,000 £34,617
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +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
213 291 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.93% 20.73% 25.57%
Number of salaries quoted 129 204 281
Median salary £42,500 £40,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.59% -5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 20 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (88.89%) CMS
2 8 (88.89%) Drupal
3 7 (77.78%) LAMP
3 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) CSS
4 6 (66.67%) HTML5
4 6 (66.67%) CSS3
5 5 (55.56%) Sass
5 5 (55.56%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) Symfony
7 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
7 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
7 1 (11.11%) jQuery
7 1 (11.11%) Web Development
7 1 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) MySQL
7 1 (11.11%) Photoshop

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 8 (88.89%) CMS
1 8 (88.89%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Senior PHP Developer
3 3 (33.33%) CMS Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (11.11%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Drupal Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior WordPress Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) LAMP
2 6 (66.67%) CSS3
2 6 (66.67%) HTML5
3 5 (55.56%) Sass
4 2 (22.22%) Symfony
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) SQL