The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 16 24 41
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +17
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 3.08% 1.89% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.00% 6.76% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £30,750 £30,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.81% -15.27%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
PHP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20 74 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 30.77% 27.92% 40.60%
Number of salaries quoted 16 59 87
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

PHP
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Aberdeen region.

PHP Salary Trend in Aberdeen

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing PHP 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 PHP.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) JPA
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Alterian
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing PHP 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 PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (100.00%) JPA
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Alterian