The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 93 96 76
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 17 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.14% 0.67% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.69% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 8
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £30,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £34,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.55%
PHP Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1430 1442 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.78% 96.39% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 979 934 730
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) PHP
2 20 (95.24%) CSS
3 19 (90.48%) JavaScript
3 19 (90.48%) MySQL
3 19 (90.48%) HTML
4 13 (61.90%) CMS
5 12 (57.14%) PHP5
6 11 (52.38%) Drupal
7 10 (47.62%) OO
8 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (42.86%) jQuery
8 9 (42.86%) HTML5
8 9 (42.86%) Social Media
8 9 (42.86%) CSS3
9 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
9 8 (38.10%) WordPress
9 8 (38.10%) LAMP
9 8 (38.10%) MVC
9 8 (38.10%) Open Source
9 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
10 7 (33.33%) Web Development
10 7 (33.33%) Magento
11 6 (28.57%) Apple iOS
11 6 (28.57%) Android
11 6 (28.57%) SEO
11 6 (28.57%) Web Application Development
12 5 (23.81%) Android Development
12 5 (23.81%) iOS Development
12 5 (23.81%) DevOps
12 5 (23.81%) Flash

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (61.90%) CMS
2 11 (52.38%) Drupal
3 8 (38.10%) WordPress
4 4 (19.05%) ExpressionEngine
5 2 (9.52%) Apache
6 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
6 1 (4.76%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
2 5 (23.81%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (9.52%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) CSS
2 19 (90.48%) HTML
3 9 (42.86%) jQuery
3 9 (42.86%) HTML5
3 9 (42.86%) CSS3
4 8 (38.10%) LAMP
5 5 (23.81%) Flash
6 4 (19.05%) REST
6 4 (19.05%) Symfony
6 4 (19.05%) Laravel
6 4 (19.05%) Sass
7 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 3 (14.29%) HTML5 Boilerplate
7 3 (14.29%) JSON
7 3 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
7 3 (14.29%) Modernizr
7 3 (14.29%) XML
8 2 (9.52%) Web Services
8 2 (9.52%) Open Graph
8 2 (9.52%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Social Media
2 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
2 8 (38.10%) Open Source
3 4 (19.05%) Digital Media
4 2 (9.52%) User Experience
5 1 (4.76%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Android
1 6 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) OO
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) MVC
4 7 (33.33%) Web Development
5 6 (28.57%) Web Application Development
5 6 (28.57%) SEO
6 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
6 5 (23.81%) Android Development
6 5 (23.81%) iOS Development
6 5 (23.81%) DevOps
7 4 (19.05%) Use Case
8 3 (14.29%) TDD
8 3 (14.29%) Web Design
8 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
9 2 (9.52%) OOP
9 2 (9.52%) Time Management
9 2 (9.52%) OO PHP
10 1 (4.76%) BDD
10 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) PHP
2 19 (90.48%) JavaScript
3 12 (57.14%) PHP5
4 4 (19.05%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Appcelerator
2 4 (19.05%) Zend
3 2 (9.52%) Google
3 2 (9.52%) Facebook
3 2 (9.52%) Twitter
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