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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WordPress
Rank 134 154 153
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 28 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.90% 0.37% 0.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.33% 1.73% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 4
Average salary £28,000 £32,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +32.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £21,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £36,500 £31,850
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
647 692 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 20.80% 21.25% 20.01%
Number of salaries quoted 454 471 431
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WordPress across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

WordPress Salary Histogram 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 19 December 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
Edinburgh +11 22 £28,000 -13.84% 1
Glasgow +4 4 £24,500 +13.95% 2
Dundee - 1 £27,000 - 1
WordPress
UK

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 30 (100.00%) HTML
2 29 (96.67%) JavaScript
3 26 (86.67%) CSS
4 22 (73.33%) PHP
5 17 (56.67%) MVC
6 15 (50.00%) MySQL
6 15 (50.00%) CMS
7 14 (46.67%) OO
8 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
9 10 (33.33%) DevOps
10 9 (30.00%) Android
10 9 (30.00%) Apple iOS
10 9 (30.00%) Ruby
10 9 (30.00%) Flash
10 9 (30.00%) HTML5
10 9 (30.00%) Umbraco
11 8 (26.67%) jQuery
11 8 (26.67%) LAMP
11 8 (26.67%) Linux
12 7 (23.33%) C#
12 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (23.33%) PHP5
12 7 (23.33%) .NET
12 7 (23.33%) ExpressionEngine
12 7 (23.33%) IIS
13 6 (20.00%) REST
13 6 (20.00%) Lucene.Net
13 6 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
13 6 (20.00%) Appcelerator Titanium

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (50.00%) CMS
2 9 (30.00%) Umbraco
3 7 (23.33%) ExpressionEngine
3 7 (23.33%) IIS
4 6 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (13.33%) Drupal
6 2 (6.67%) Joomla!
7 1 (3.33%) Apache
7 1 (3.33%) ColdFusion
7 1 (3.33%) ColdFusion MX
7 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Google Analytics
1 3 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SMS
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) MySQL
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (20.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (6.67%) NUnit
3 2 (6.67%) Moq
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 17 (56.67%) Web Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Lead Developer
3 9 (30.00%) PHP Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Lead PHP Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Digital Design Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Head of Technology
7 1 (3.33%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) HTML
2 26 (86.67%) CSS
3 9 (30.00%) Flash
3 9 (30.00%) HTML5
4 8 (26.67%) LAMP
4 8 (26.67%) jQuery
5 7 (23.33%) .NET
6 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (20.00%) MSMQ
6 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (20.00%) Lucene
6 6 (20.00%) NHibernate
6 6 (20.00%) REST
6 6 (20.00%) Laravel
6 6 (20.00%) Lucene.Net
7 4 (13.33%) CSS3
8 2 (6.67%) Fluent NHibernate
8 2 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (6.67%) AutoMapper
8 2 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
1 6 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (10.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.33%) Photography
3 1 (3.33%) Blog
3 1 (3.33%) Open Source
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Android
1 9 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (26.67%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.33%) CentOS
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) MVC
2 14 (46.67%) OO
3 10 (33.33%) DevOps
4 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.00%) Use Case
5 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (20.00%) Android Development
5 6 (20.00%) iOS Development
6 4 (13.33%) Web Development
6 4 (13.33%) Analytics
7 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.67%) Web Design
8 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (3.33%) Big Data Analytics
9 1 (3.33%) Data Analytics
9 1 (3.33%) Compatibility Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Content Management
9 1 (3.33%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) JavaScript
2 22 (73.33%) PHP
3 9 (30.00%) Ruby
4 7 (23.33%) PHP5
4 7 (23.33%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Appcelerator
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) HubSpot
3 3 (10.00%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Dundee
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago