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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 12 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 4.00% 11.83% 5.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.45% 14.86% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 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 £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 Dundee region.

Programming Languages Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
31 74 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 62.00% 79.57% 72.41%
Number of salaries quoted 14 54 33
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £28,088
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £46,750
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 23 January 2015, 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 (71.43%) MySQL
1 5 (71.43%) Subversion
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Games
2 4 (57.14%) Social Gaming
3 3 (42.86%) Ruby
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Apache
4 2 (28.57%) SMTP
4 2 (28.57%) HTTP
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) OOP
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Games
4 2 (28.57%) CruiseControl
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) Online Games
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (28.57%) Route 53
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SMTP
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) CruiseControl
2 2 (28.57%) PHPUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (57.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Server Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Graduate
2 2 (28.57%) Web Applications Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Social Gaming
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Games
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Online Games
2 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Ruby
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
1 1 (14.29%) Samba
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco