Period
to 14 July 2020

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 6 months to 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 87 147 -
Rank change year-on-year +60 - +136
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 4 11 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.35% 0.40% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.86% 3.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Median annual salary £35,500 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.43% - -
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +7.69%

WordPress is in the Application Platforms category. The following 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.

All Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 140 350 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 12.42% 12.86% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 84 231 252
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £31,625 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £74,250 £62,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing WordPress as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for WordPress in Edinburgh

WordPress
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WordPress in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for WordPress in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, IT jobs citing WordPress also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) CMS
1 3 (75.00%) Drupal
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Laravel
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Magento
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Symfony
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) SEO
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Public Sector
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) FMCG
3 1 (25.00%) Yii

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 3 (75.00%) CMS
1 3 (75.00%) Drupal
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Laravel
2 2 (50.00%) Symfony
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) FMCG
2 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) SEO
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) PHP