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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 97 98 91
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 6 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.44% 0.80% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.83% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 2
Average salary £24,500 £32,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.61% +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.17%
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
1281 1447 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.89% 96.21% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 772 928 644
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,069
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 27 March 2015, 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 26 (100.00%) PHP
2 24 (92.31%) MySQL
3 23 (88.46%) CSS
4 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
5 20 (76.92%) HTML
6 14 (53.85%) jQuery
7 12 (46.15%) PHP5
8 11 (42.31%) Drupal
9 10 (38.46%) Web Development
9 10 (38.46%) CMS
9 10 (38.46%) WordPress
10 8 (30.77%) Magento
10 8 (30.77%) Mobile App
10 8 (30.77%) LAMP
10 8 (30.77%) OO
10 8 (30.77%) MVC
11 7 (26.92%) Social Media
11 7 (26.92%) Apple iOS
11 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
11 7 (26.92%) Android
11 7 (26.92%) Open Source
12 6 (23.08%) HTML5
12 6 (23.08%) CSS3
12 6 (23.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 6 (23.08%) Appcelerator
12 6 (23.08%) Android Development
12 6 (23.08%) iOS Development
12 6 (23.08%) DevOps
12 6 (23.08%) Flash
12 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 11 (42.31%) Drupal
2 10 (38.46%) WordPress
2 10 (38.46%) CMS
3 5 (19.23%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) AWS OpsWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (92.31%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
2 6 (23.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (7.69%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 2 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) CSS
2 20 (76.92%) HTML
3 14 (53.85%) jQuery
4 8 (30.77%) LAMP
5 6 (23.08%) Flash
5 6 (23.08%) HTML5
5 6 (23.08%) CSS3
6 5 (19.23%) Laravel
6 5 (19.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 7 (26.92%) Open Source
2 7 (26.92%) Social Media
3 5 (19.23%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.85%) New Media
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Android
1 7 (26.92%) Apple iOS
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Web Development
2 8 (30.77%) OO
2 8 (30.77%) MVC
3 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) Android Development
3 6 (23.08%) iOS Development
3 6 (23.08%) DevOps
4 5 (19.23%) Use Case
4 5 (19.23%) SEO
4 5 (19.23%) Web Application Development
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) CRM
6 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.85%) Web Design
6 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.85%) System Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) PHP
2 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) PHP5
4 5 (19.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Appcelerator
2 1 (3.85%) Twitter