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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank - 101 107
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 0 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.48% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.21% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 5
Average salary - £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £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
290 272 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.96% 21.74% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 157 179 227
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree