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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WordPress
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank - 90 91
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 0 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.37% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.67% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 6
Median salary - £39,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +44.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 190 300 280
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 16.86% 22.46% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 118 193 176
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £32,500 £26,958
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
1 2 (66.67%) Symfony
1 2 (66.67%) Zend
1 2 (66.67%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (66.67%) Drupal
1 2 (66.67%) Laravel
1 2 (66.67%) OO PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Hootsuite
2 1 (33.33%) B2B Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Generation
2 1 (33.33%) Facebook
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter
2 1 (33.33%) Pardot
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Copywriting
2 1 (33.33%) Blog
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (33.33%) InDesign
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) B2B

WordPress
Top Related 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) InDesign
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
1 2 (66.67%) Laravel
1 2 (66.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blog
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OO PHP
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) B2B Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Copywriting
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Generation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Zend
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Facebook
2 1 (33.33%) Hootsuite
2 1 (33.33%) Pardot
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter