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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 150 166 152
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 11 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.27% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.68% 1.11% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 4
Average salary £27,750 £25,586 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.45% +19.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £34,300 £23,950
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
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
655 898 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 20.80% 24.04% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 438 579 415
Average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 27 July 2015.

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 27 July 2015. 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 +6 9 £30,000 -9.32%
Glasgow +12 2 £27,750 -14.61% 1
WordPress
UK

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 24 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 22 (84.62%) HTML
2 22 (84.62%) CSS
3 15 (57.69%) PHP
4 14 (53.85%) jQuery
4 14 (53.85%) HTML5
5 11 (42.31%) CMS
6 10 (38.46%) CSS3
7 8 (30.77%) Drupal
7 8 (30.77%) Marketing
7 8 (30.77%) Web Development
8 6 (23.08%) MySQL
9 5 (19.23%) XML
9 5 (19.23%) Degree
9 5 (19.23%) MVC
9 5 (19.23%) Magento
9 5 (19.23%) Social Media
9 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
10 4 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
10 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
10 4 (15.38%) Web Marketing
10 4 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (15.38%) Network Security
10 4 (15.38%) Email Marketing
10 4 (15.38%) PHP5
10 4 (15.38%) Ajax
10 4 (15.38%) UNIX
10 4 (15.38%) Linux
10 4 (15.38%) XHTML

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 11 (42.31%) CMS
2 8 (30.77%) Drupal
3 3 (11.54%) Joomla!
4 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) InDesign
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) VoIP
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) MS Access
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Mercurial
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (30.77%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) Multimedia
2 3 (11.54%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 6 (23.08%) PHP Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Coordinator
6 3 (11.54%) Front-End Web Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Designer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Web Designer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Multimedia Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) HTML
1 22 (84.62%) CSS
2 14 (53.85%) jQuery
2 14 (53.85%) HTML5
3 10 (38.46%) CSS3
4 5 (19.23%) XML
4 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
5 4 (15.38%) XHTML
5 4 (15.38%) RSS
5 4 (15.38%) Ajax
6 3 (11.54%) Laravel
6 3 (11.54%) LAMP
7 1 (3.85%) SOAP
7 1 (3.85%) .NET
7 1 (3.85%) Backbone.js
7 1 (3.85%) PhoneGap
7 1 (3.85%) Zend Framework
7 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Social Media
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Video Editing
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) E-Learning
3 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.85%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) UNIX
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Web Development
2 5 (19.23%) MVC
3 4 (15.38%) Email Marketing
3 4 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (15.38%) Web Marketing
3 4 (15.38%) Change Management
3 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
4 2 (7.69%) Time Management
4 2 (7.69%) CRM
4 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Content Management
4 2 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (3.85%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (3.85%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (3.85%) SEO
5 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.85%) Pay per click
5 1 (3.85%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 15 (57.69%) PHP
3 4 (15.38%) PHP5
4 2 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Adobe
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Twitter
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Avaya
3 1 (3.85%) BT
3 1 (3.85%) ION Trading
3 1 (3.85%) Zend
3 1 (3.85%) Facebook
Dundee, Angus
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable depending on exeprience
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago