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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 11 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 5.13% 11.43% 6.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.00% 14.29% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 3
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £28,088
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +37.06%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
20 56 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 51.28% 80.00% 73.47%
Number of salaries quoted 12 40 27
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £27,919
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 5 (62.50%) MySQL
1 5 (62.50%) Games
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Subversion
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) Social Gaming
3 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
3 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile Games
3 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) OOP
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) Apache
4 2 (25.00%) SMTP
4 2 (25.00%) HTTP
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) CruiseControl
4 2 (25.00%) PHPUnit

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
2 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (25.00%) Route 53
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SMTP
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) PHPUnit
2 2 (25.00%) CruiseControl
General
1 5 (62.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Graduate
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Applications Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Social Gaming
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Games
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (25.00%) Online Games
4 1 (12.50%) Social Media
4 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft