The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 169 146 150
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +4
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 2 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.054% 0.23% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.25% 1.23% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 10
Average salary £34,000 £21,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.13% -52.22%
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
WordPress
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
809 568 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 21.66% 18.64% 22.11%
Number of salaries quoted 499 355 497
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

WordPress Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

WordPress
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

WordPress Salary Trend in Scotland

WordPress
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dundee +2 1 £34,000 +58.13%
Edinburgh -11 1 - -
WordPress
UK

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 14 (77.78%) HTML
1 14 (77.78%) CSS
2 13 (72.22%) CMS
3 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (66.67%) PHP
3 12 (66.67%) jQuery
4 11 (61.11%) HTML5
5 10 (55.56%) CSS3
5 10 (55.56%) Photoshop
6 9 (50.00%) Marketing
6 9 (50.00%) Joomla!
7 8 (44.44%) Drupal
7 8 (44.44%) Facebook
7 8 (44.44%) Twitter
8 7 (38.89%) Social Media
9 6 (33.33%) Sass
10 5 (27.78%) LESS
10 5 (27.78%) Analytics
10 5 (27.78%) Magento
10 5 (27.78%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (27.78%) Google Analytics
10 5 (27.78%) Web Design
10 5 (27.78%) Content Management
10 5 (27.78%) Ruby
10 5 (27.78%) Google
10 5 (27.78%) Web 2.0
10 5 (27.78%) Dreamweaver
10 5 (27.78%) Adobe
10 5 (27.78%) Fireworks
11 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (72.22%) CMS
2 9 (50.00%) Joomla!
3 8 (44.44%) Drupal
4 2 (11.11%) Umbraco
4 2 (11.11%) ColdFusion MX
4 2 (11.11%) IIS
4 2 (11.11%) Apache
4 2 (11.11%) ColdFusion
5 1 (5.56%) TeamSite
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.56%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Photoshop
2 5 (27.78%) Fireworks
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Google Analytics
1 5 (27.78%) Magento
2 1 (5.56%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
1 2 (11.11%) Intranet
1 2 (11.11%) Extranet
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 9 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Web Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce Specialist
4 3 (16.67%) Creative Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Designer
5 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) CSS
1 14 (77.78%) HTML
2 12 (66.67%) jQuery
3 11 (61.11%) HTML5
4 10 (55.56%) CSS3
5 6 (33.33%) Sass
6 5 (27.78%) LESS
7 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (16.67%) Ajax
9 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
9 2 (11.11%) .NET
9 2 (11.11%) Web Services
9 2 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (5.56%) HTML5 Boilerplate
10 1 (5.56%) DOM
10 1 (5.56%) XHTML
10 1 (5.56%) Symfony
10 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
10 1 (5.56%) Google Maps API
10 1 (5.56%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Social Media
2 5 (27.78%) Web 2.0
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
1 2 (11.11%) CentOS
1 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Web Design
1 5 (27.78%) Content Management
1 5 (27.78%) Responsive Web Design
1 5 (27.78%) Analytics
2 4 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (22.22%) OO
2 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 4 (22.22%) SEO
2 4 (22.22%) Workflow
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) OO PHP
3 2 (11.11%) Web Development
4 1 (5.56%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 12 (66.67%) PHP
2 5 (27.78%) Ruby
3 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Facebook
1 8 (44.44%) Twitter
2 5 (27.78%) Adobe
2 5 (27.78%) Google
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Zend
4 1 (5.56%) Ektron
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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