The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for WordPress skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WordPress over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 91 92
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 12 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.97% 0.42% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.50% 2.26% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 8
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.25% +18.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,600 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69%  

WordPress is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 218 221 296
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 17.59% 18.36% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 115 131 207
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,284 £27,500 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £63,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing WordPress as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Edinburgh

WordPress
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WordPress in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for WordPress in Edinburgh

WordPress
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WordPress in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) CMS
2 11 (91.67%) Drupal
3 10 (83.33%) Web Development
3 10 (83.33%) CSS
4 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (75.00%) PHP
5 8 (66.67%) HTML5
6 6 (50.00%) CSS3
7 5 (41.67%) jQuery
8 4 (33.33%) Finance
8 4 (33.33%) Marketing
8 4 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (33.33%) Mobile Development
9 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (25.00%) User Experience
9 3 (25.00%) Symfony
9 3 (25.00%) React
9 3 (25.00%) Magento
9 3 (25.00%) Content Management
9 3 (25.00%) MySQL
9 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
10 2 (16.67%) Linux
10 2 (16.67%) Java
10 2 (16.67%) Open Source
10 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
10 2 (16.67%) Degree
11 1 (8.33%) High Availability
11 1 (8.33%) SaaS
11 1 (8.33%) Games

WordPress
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 12 (100.00%) CMS
2 11 (91.67%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (41.67%) PHP Developer
4 4 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Development Manager
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development Manager
5 2 (16.67%) Web Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Designer
6 1 (8.33%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 1 (8.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 1 (8.33%) UI Designer
6 1 (8.33%) UI/UX Designer
6 1 (8.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
3 8 (66.67%) HTML5
4 6 (50.00%) CSS3
5 5 (41.67%) jQuery
6 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (25.00%) React
6 3 (25.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Web Development
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 4 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (25.00%) Content Management
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) B2B
5 1 (8.33%) High Availability
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) OO PHP
5 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (75.00%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago