The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 8 4 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 8 36 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 14.04% 41.38% 13.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.60% 52.94% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 5
Average salary £33,250 £30,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.83% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £21,900 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £36,600 £27,400
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+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 Dundee region.

Programming Languages Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
43 68 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 75.44% 78.16% 71.05%
Number of salaries quoted 35 45 17
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

PHP
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

PHP Salary Trend in Dundee

PHP
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Dundee

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 15 (75.00%) MySQL
2 13 (65.00%) Java
3 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (50.00%) Linux
5 9 (45.00%) OO
6 8 (40.00%) Apache
6 8 (40.00%) OOP
6 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (40.00%) Games
7 7 (35.00%) SQL
7 7 (35.00%) .NET
8 6 (30.00%) C++
8 6 (30.00%) Subversion
8 6 (30.00%) Web Development
9 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 5 (25.00%) HTML
9 5 (25.00%) C#
9 5 (25.00%) CSS
9 5 (25.00%) Mobile Games
9 5 (25.00%) Social Gaming
10 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (20.00%) Ruby
10 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (15.00%) jQuery
11 3 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (15.00%) Amazon S3
11 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (15.00%) Replication
11 3 (15.00%) Degree

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 8 (40.00%) Apache
2 3 (15.00%) Node.js
3 1 (5.00%) CMS
3 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (10.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SMTP
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Subversion
2 2 (10.00%) PHPUnit
2 2 (10.00%) CruiseControl
General
1 8 (40.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Server Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Software Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Web Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Applications Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Lead Software Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Graduate
8 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) CSS
2 5 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) Web Services
3 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.00%) jQuery
3 3 (15.00%) HTML5
3 3 (15.00%) CSS3
4 1 (5.00%) LAMP
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Mobile Games
1 5 (25.00%) Social Gaming
2 3 (15.00%) Replication
3 2 (10.00%) Online Games
4 1 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) OO
3 8 (40.00%) OOP
4 6 (30.00%) Web Development
5 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.00%) User Stories
8 2 (10.00%) Time Management
8 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (10.00%) Refactoring
8 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Scrum
8 2 (10.00%) TDD
9 1 (5.00%) Game Development
9 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) C++
5 5 (25.00%) C#
6 4 (20.00%) Ruby
7 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Facebook
3 1 (5.00%) Zend