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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank - 97 84
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.090% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.47% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £57,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +130.00%
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
360 213 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.50% 19.21% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 181 104 173
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 17 September 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Photoshop
2 5 (71.43%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (71.43%) Adobe
2 5 (71.43%) Fireworks
2 5 (71.43%) Web Design
2 5 (71.43%) Ruby
2 5 (71.43%) Web 2.0
2 5 (71.43%) Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) Drupal
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) CSS3
2 5 (71.43%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (71.43%) Sass
2 5 (71.43%) LESS
2 5 (71.43%) User Experience
3 3 (42.86%) SEO
3 3 (42.86%) CMS
3 3 (42.86%) Social Media
3 3 (42.86%) Facebook
3 3 (42.86%) Twitter
3 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) ColdFusion MX
4 2 (28.57%) IIS

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Joomla!
2 5 (71.43%) Drupal
3 3 (42.86%) CMS
4 2 (28.57%) ColdFusion MX
4 2 (28.57%) IIS
4 2 (28.57%) Apache
4 2 (28.57%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Photoshop
1 5 (71.43%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Intranet
1 2 (28.57%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (71.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Web Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Creative Web Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Designer
5 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Web Designer
5 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) CSS3
2 5 (71.43%) Sass
2 5 (71.43%) LESS
3 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Web 2.0
1 5 (71.43%) User Experience
2 3 (42.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
1 2 (28.57%) CentOS
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Web Design
1 5 (71.43%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (42.86%) SEO
3 2 (28.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) Ruby
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) Python
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Adobe
2 3 (42.86%) Facebook
2 3 (42.86%) Twitter
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat