The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 91 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.43% 0.15% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.33% 0.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
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 Glasgow region.

Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
215 307 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.65% 23.33% 21.22%
Number of salaries quoted 141 201 108
Average salary £38,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.62% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

WordPress
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress across the Glasgow region.

WordPress Salary Trend in Glasgow

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 6 (66.67%) HTML5
4 5 (55.56%) CSS3
4 5 (55.56%) CMS
4 5 (55.56%) Ajax
5 4 (44.44%) Change Management
5 4 (44.44%) Network Security
5 4 (44.44%) Marketing
5 4 (44.44%) Web Development
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle
5 4 (44.44%) PHP
5 4 (44.44%) Web Application Development
5 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 4 (44.44%) Web Marketing
5 4 (44.44%) Social Media
5 4 (44.44%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (44.44%) Email Marketing
6 2 (22.22%) Banking
6 2 (22.22%) MySQL
6 2 (22.22%) JSP
6 2 (22.22%) Joomla!
7 1 (11.11%) Drupal
7 1 (11.11%) CentOS
7 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
7 1 (11.11%) LAMP
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (55.56%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) Joomla!
3 1 (11.11%) Drupal
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (11.11%) ColdFusion MX
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Intranet
2 1 (11.11%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
General
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Web Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Coordinator
4 2 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Head of Technology
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 6 (66.67%) HTML5
4 5 (55.56%) CSS3
4 5 (55.56%) Ajax
5 2 (22.22%) JSP
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
1 1 (11.11%) CentOS
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Change Management
1 4 (44.44%) Web Development
1 4 (44.44%) Email Marketing
1 4 (44.44%) Customer Engagement
1 4 (44.44%) Web Marketing
1 4 (44.44%) Web Application Development
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat