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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WordPress
Rank 135 154 143
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 19 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.61% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.37% 1.19% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 6
Average salary £29,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.23% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £30,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £48,750 £35,000
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
563 758 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 17.97% 22.15% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 364 497 404
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,040 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 February 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 February 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 +10 14 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Glasgow +16 5 £35,000 -30.00% 2
WordPress
UK

WordPress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 45 (100.00%) HTML
2 41 (91.11%) CSS
3 40 (88.89%) JavaScript
4 29 (64.44%) PHP
5 21 (46.67%) MySQL
6 18 (40.00%) CMS
6 18 (40.00%) HTML5
7 17 (37.78%) MVC
7 17 (37.78%) OO
8 14 (31.11%) Git (software)
9 13 (28.89%) Marketing
10 12 (26.67%) jQuery
11 11 (24.44%) LAMP
12 10 (22.22%) Linux
12 10 (22.22%) DevOps
13 9 (20.00%) Apple iOS
13 9 (20.00%) Drupal
13 9 (20.00%) Android
13 9 (20.00%) Flash
13 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (20.00%) Ruby
14 8 (17.78%) Umbraco
14 8 (17.78%) CSS3
15 7 (15.56%) Analytics
15 7 (15.56%) PHP5
15 7 (15.56%) ExpressionEngine
15 7 (15.56%) Web Development
15 7 (15.56%) IIS
16 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
16 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET

WordPress
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 18 (40.00%) CMS
2 9 (20.00%) Drupal
3 8 (17.78%) Umbraco
4 7 (15.56%) ExpressionEngine
4 7 (15.56%) IIS
5 6 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (6.67%) Joomla!
7 1 (2.22%) Apache
7 1 (2.22%) ColdFusion
7 1 (2.22%) Node.js
7 1 (2.22%) ColdFusion MX
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Network Security
2 3 (6.67%) SMS
3 1 (2.22%) DNS
3 1 (2.22%) Intranet
3 1 (2.22%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (46.67%) MySQL
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) Big Data
3 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 6 (13.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 4 (8.89%) Mercurial
4 2 (4.44%) Moq
4 2 (4.44%) NUnit
General
1 13 (28.89%) Marketing
2 6 (13.33%) Advertising
3 5 (11.11%) Finance
4 2 (4.44%) Games
4 2 (4.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (80.00%) Developer
2 23 (51.11%) Web Developer
3 11 (24.44%) PHP Developer
4 9 (20.00%) Lead Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Web Designer
5 6 (13.33%) Lead PHP Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Designer
6 4 (8.89%) Coordinator
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (4.44%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Digital Design Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Design Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Junior
9 1 (2.22%) Head of Technology
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) HTML
2 41 (91.11%) CSS
3 18 (40.00%) HTML5
4 12 (26.67%) jQuery
5 11 (24.44%) LAMP
6 9 (20.00%) Flash
7 8 (17.78%) CSS3
8 6 (13.33%) Laravel
8 6 (13.33%) Lucene.Net
8 6 (13.33%) MSMQ
8 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (13.33%) REST
8 6 (13.33%) Lucene
8 6 (13.33%) Ajax
8 6 (13.33%) NHibernate
8 6 (13.33%) .NET
8 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
9 4 (8.89%) XML
10 2 (4.44%) Fluent NHibernate
10 2 (4.44%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Photography
1 6 (13.33%) Inversion of Control
1 6 (13.33%) Digital Media
2 4 (8.89%) Social Media
3 3 (6.67%) Graphic Design
4 2 (4.44%) Blog
5 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Linux
2 9 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (2.22%) CentOS
3 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) OO
1 17 (37.78%) MVC
2 10 (22.22%) DevOps
3 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.56%) Web Development
4 7 (15.56%) Analytics
5 6 (13.33%) Android Development
5 6 (13.33%) iOS Development
5 6 (13.33%) Use Case
5 6 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (13.33%) Compatibility Testing
5 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.89%) Change Management
7 4 (8.89%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (8.89%) Web Marketing
7 4 (8.89%) Email Marketing
7 4 (8.89%) Big Data Analytics
7 4 (8.89%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 29 (64.44%) PHP
3 9 (20.00%) Ruby
4 7 (15.56%) PHP5
5 6 (13.33%) C#
6 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) VCP4
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Adobe
1 6 (13.33%) Appcelerator
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) Google
3 3 (6.67%) HubSpot
4 1 (2.22%) Twitter
4 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
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