The table below looks at the statistics for WordPress skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 142 151 173
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +22
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 12 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% 0.35% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.32% 1.75% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 8
Median salary £33,000 £27,750 £25,586
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% +8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £34,300
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £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
517 627 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 17.82% 19.89% 22.48%
Number of salaries quoted 301 422 552
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,450 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WordPress
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

WordPress Salary Histogram in Scotland

WordPress
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +4 6 £34,000 +13.33% 1
Glasgow -3 5 £27,250 -1.80% 2
Dundee - 1 £41,000 -
WordPress
UK

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 16 (80.00%) PHP
2 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (60.00%) HTML
3 12 (60.00%) CSS
4 11 (55.00%) Drupal
5 10 (50.00%) LAMP
6 9 (45.00%) CMS
7 8 (40.00%) MVC
7 8 (40.00%) HTML5
7 8 (40.00%) CSS3
8 6 (30.00%) Sass
9 5 (25.00%) Symfony
10 4 (20.00%) Copywriting
10 4 (20.00%) Social Media
10 4 (20.00%) Facebook
10 4 (20.00%) Pardot
10 4 (20.00%) Marketing
10 4 (20.00%) Web Development
10 4 (20.00%) B2B
10 4 (20.00%) Adobe
10 4 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (20.00%) Photoshop
11 2 (10.00%) Blog
11 2 (10.00%) Twitter
11 2 (10.00%) React
11 2 (10.00%) Advertising
11 2 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (10.00%) InDesign
11 2 (10.00%) Degree
11 2 (10.00%) Data Management

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (55.00%) Drupal
2 9 (45.00%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (10.00%) InDesign
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Senior PHP Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Marketing Manager
5 3 (15.00%) CMS Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (15.00%) WordPress Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Campaign Executive
6 2 (10.00%) Campaign Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Designer
6 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Marketing Campaign Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Marketing Executive
6 2 (10.00%) Senior WordPress Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Drupal Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) CSS
1 12 (60.00%) HTML
2 10 (50.00%) LAMP
3 8 (40.00%) CSS3
3 8 (40.00%) HTML5
4 6 (30.00%) Sass
5 5 (25.00%) Symfony
6 2 (10.00%) React
7 1 (5.00%) Backbone.js
7 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Copywriting
1 4 (20.00%) Social Media
2 2 (10.00%) Blog
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) MVC
2 4 (20.00%) B2B
2 4 (20.00%) Web Development
3 2 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Network Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Prototyping
4 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (5.00%) SEO
4 1 (5.00%) Web Design
4 1 (5.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) PHP
2 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Adobe
1 4 (20.00%) Facebook
1 4 (20.00%) Pardot
1 4 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (10.00%) Hootsuite
2 2 (10.00%) Twitter
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £19000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £19,000 - £30,000 per annum DOE + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Procurious
Salary: 35000
Posted: 2 days ago