The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 106 97 76
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -21
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.35% 0.093% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.44% 0.43% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Average salary £21,250 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
348 235 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.03% 21.90% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 231 128 130
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
WordPress
Scotland

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 18 April 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%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) CSS3
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
2 6 (85.71%) PHP
3 5 (71.43%) Ruby
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Adobe
3 5 (71.43%) Marketing
3 5 (71.43%) Joomla!
4 4 (57.14%) Drupal
4 4 (57.14%) Web 2.0
4 4 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (57.14%) Sass
4 4 (57.14%) LESS
4 4 (57.14%) Photoshop
4 4 (57.14%) Web Design
4 4 (57.14%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (57.14%) Fireworks
5 3 (42.86%) SEO
5 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (42.86%) Social Media
5 3 (42.86%) Facebook
5 3 (42.86%) Twitter
6 2 (28.57%) LAMP
6 2 (28.57%) Python
6 2 (28.57%) MySQL
7 1 (14.29%) Perl
7 1 (14.29%) Web Services

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (71.43%) Joomla!
2 4 (57.14%) Drupal
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) ColdFusion MX
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) ColdFusion
3 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Photoshop
1 4 (57.14%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
1 1 (14.29%) Extranet
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (71.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Web Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Creative Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) CSS3
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) Sass
3 4 (57.14%) LESS
4 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (28.57%) LAMP
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) XHTML
6 1 (14.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Web 2.0
2 3 (42.86%) Social Media
3 1 (14.29%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
1 1 (14.29%) CentOS
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
1 4 (57.14%) Web Design
2 3 (42.86%) SEO
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) Ruby
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 1 (14.29%) PHP5
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Adobe
2 3 (42.86%) Facebook
2 3 (42.86%) Twitter
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
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