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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 148 159 155
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 11 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.42% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.69% 1.86% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 4
Average salary £30,000 £22,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £21,550
10% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £34,500 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
650 859 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 21.45% 22.65% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 429 587 397
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +15 7 £32,500 -1.76% 3
Glasgow -4 2 £30,250 +10.00% 1
Dundee - 2 £28,750 -
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WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 26 (92.86%) HTML
1 26 (92.86%) CSS
2 23 (82.14%) JavaScript
3 15 (53.57%) PHP
3 15 (53.57%) HTML5
4 12 (42.86%) jQuery
5 11 (39.29%) Marketing
6 10 (35.71%) MySQL
7 9 (32.14%) CMS
7 9 (32.14%) Drupal
7 9 (32.14%) CSS3
8 7 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 7 (25.00%) Advertising
8 7 (25.00%) Adobe
9 6 (21.43%) Web Development
10 5 (17.86%) Mercurial
10 5 (17.86%) Social Media
10 5 (17.86%) Big Data
10 5 (17.86%) Compatibility Testing
10 5 (17.86%) Photography
11 4 (14.29%) Email Marketing
11 4 (14.29%) Joomla!
11 4 (14.29%) Network Security
11 4 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
11 4 (14.29%) Magento
11 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (14.29%) Ajax
11 4 (14.29%) XML
11 4 (14.29%) LAMP
11 4 (14.29%) Change Management

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 9 (32.14%) CMS
1 9 (32.14%) Drupal
2 4 (14.29%) Joomla!
3 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) InDesign
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (3.57%) VoIP
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) MySQL
2 5 (17.86%) Big Data
3 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.57%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Mercurial
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (39.29%) Marketing
2 7 (25.00%) Advertising
3 2 (7.14%) Multimedia
3 2 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Developer
2 14 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Web Designer
3 6 (21.43%) Designer
4 5 (17.86%) PHP Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Coordinator
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Design Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Multimedia Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Digital Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) HTML
1 26 (92.86%) CSS
2 15 (53.57%) HTML5
3 12 (42.86%) jQuery
4 9 (32.14%) CSS3
5 4 (14.29%) Ajax
5 4 (14.29%) XML
5 4 (14.29%) LAMP
6 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.57%) REST
7 1 (3.57%) PhoneGap
7 1 (3.57%) Laravel
7 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
7 1 (3.57%) .NET
7 1 (3.57%) SOAP
7 1 (3.57%) XHTML
7 1 (3.57%) RSS
7 1 (3.57%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Social Media
1 5 (17.86%) Photography
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.57%) Video Editing
3 1 (3.57%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Web Development
2 5 (17.86%) Compatibility Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Email Marketing
3 4 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.29%) Change Management
3 4 (14.29%) Web Marketing
3 4 (14.29%) Web Application Development
4 3 (10.71%) Data Analytics
4 3 (10.71%) Big Data Analytics
4 3 (10.71%) Analytics
4 3 (10.71%) OO
4 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 3 (10.71%) Pay per click
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (3.57%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (3.57%) Open Source
6 1 (3.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) JavaScript
2 15 (53.57%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) PHP5
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Adobe
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Twitter
4 1 (3.57%) Facebook
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) BT
4 1 (3.57%) Avaya
4 1 (3.57%) Zend
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