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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WordPress
Rank 162 154 166
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 7 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.35% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.29% 1.72% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 11
Median salary £39,000 £32,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £37,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +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
542 640 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 18.87% 20.55% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 301 418 584
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £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
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 June 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 +1 4 £39,000 +18.18%
Dundee - 3 £37,500 - 1
WordPress
UK

WordPress
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
3 8 (66.67%) CMS
3 8 (66.67%) Drupal
4 7 (58.33%) LAMP
5 6 (50.00%) HTML5
5 6 (50.00%) CSS3
6 5 (41.67%) Sass
6 5 (41.67%) MVC
7 2 (16.67%) Web Development
7 2 (16.67%) Symfony
7 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 2 (16.67%) React
8 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
8 1 (8.33%) SQL
8 1 (8.33%) MySQL
8 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
8 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (8.33%) jQuery
8 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
8 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (8.33%) Mobile App

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 8 (66.67%) CMS
1 8 (66.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 6 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (25.00%) CMS Developer
4 3 (25.00%) WordPress Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior WordPress Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (8.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Drupal Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) CSS
1 10 (83.33%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) LAMP
3 6 (50.00%) CSS3
3 6 (50.00%) HTML5
4 5 (41.67%) Sass
5 2 (16.67%) React
5 2 (16.67%) Symfony
6 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
6 1 (8.33%) jQuery
6 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Dundee
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Scotland
IQ Telecom
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
TDA Group
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago