The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WordPress
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 156 144
Rank change year-on-year +36 -12  
Permanent jobs citing WordPress 16 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.69% 0.17% 0.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.43% 0.77% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 13
Median salary £32,500 £39,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +30.00%  
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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 361 651 577
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 15.54% 22.20% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 210 413 360
Median salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.23% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £60,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  

WordPress
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

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Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for WordPress in Scotland

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Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WordPress in Scotland over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WordPress in Scotland

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Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WordPress within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 11 £32,500 -
Stirling - 4 - -
Dundee - 1 - - 1
WordPress
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 Scotland region with a requirement for WordPress.

1 18 (85.71%) PHP
2 14 (66.67%) HTML
2 14 (66.67%) CSS
3 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
4 12 (57.14%) Drupal
5 8 (38.10%) Symfony
5 8 (38.10%) HTML5
6 6 (28.57%) Internet
6 6 (28.57%) CMS
6 6 (28.57%) MySQL
6 6 (28.57%) Finance
6 6 (28.57%) Web Development
6 6 (28.57%) CSS3
6 6 (28.57%) Mobile App
6 6 (28.57%) Mobile Development
7 5 (23.81%) phpMyAdmin
7 5 (23.81%) Facebook
7 5 (23.81%) Twitter
7 5 (23.81%) Content Management
7 5 (23.81%) jQuery
7 5 (23.81%) B2B
8 4 (19.05%) B2C
8 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Google
8 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
8 4 (19.05%) Front End Development
8 4 (19.05%) User Experience
8 4 (19.05%) cPanel
9 3 (14.29%) JSON
9 3 (14.29%) LAMP

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (57.14%) Drupal
2 6 (28.57%) CMS
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.76%) InDesign
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) MySQL
2 5 (23.81%) phpMyAdmin
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Grunt
1 1 (4.76%) Subversion
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 13 (61.90%) PHP Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 5 (23.81%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead PHP Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Marketing Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Mobile Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) CSS
1 14 (66.67%) HTML
2 8 (38.10%) HTML5
2 8 (38.10%) Symfony
3 6 (28.57%) CSS3
4 5 (23.81%) jQuery
5 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
6 3 (14.29%) JSON
6 3 (14.29%) LAMP
6 3 (14.29%) XHTML
7 2 (9.52%) Ajax
7 2 (9.52%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (9.52%) D3.js
7 2 (9.52%) Laravel
8 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (4.76%) RESTful
8 1 (4.76%) Sass
8 1 (4.76%) SOAP
8 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 4 (19.05%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Blog
3 1 (4.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Mobile Development
1 6 (28.57%) Web Development
2 5 (23.81%) B2B
2 5 (23.81%) Content Management
3 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
3 4 (19.05%) B2C
3 4 (19.05%) Front End Development
4 2 (9.52%) 3D Visualisation
4 2 (9.52%) Analytics
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analytics
4 2 (9.52%) MVC
4 2 (9.52%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) OO PHP
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Data Management
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.76%) OOP
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) PHP
2 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) cPanel
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Facebook
1 5 (23.81%) Twitter
2 4 (19.05%) Google
3 2 (9.52%) Zend
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe
4 1 (4.76%) Hootsuite
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Pardot
4 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
Dundee, Angus
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago