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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 94 94 85
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 10 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.69% 1.09% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.15% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 9
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £40,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
1360 1484 1130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.05% 95.50% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 887 960 687
Average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 16 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (56.25%) HTML
3 9 (56.25%) CSS
3 9 (56.25%) Drupal
3 9 (56.25%) jQuery
4 8 (50.00%) MySQL
5 7 (43.75%) WordPress
6 5 (31.25%) UNIX
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) PHP5
7 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (18.75%) Laravel
8 3 (18.75%) Mercurial
8 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
8 3 (18.75%) Project Management
8 3 (18.75%) Advertising
8 3 (18.75%) LAMP
9 2 (12.50%) Subversion
9 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 2 (12.50%) Web Development
9 2 (12.50%) CMS
9 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
9 2 (12.50%) MVC
9 2 (12.50%) Windows
9 2 (12.50%) CSS3
10 1 (6.25%) RESTful
10 1 (6.25%) Open Source
10 1 (6.25%) Social Media
10 1 (6.25%) REST

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 9 (56.25%) Drupal
2 7 (43.75%) WordPress
3 2 (12.50%) CMS
4 1 (6.25%) Joomla!
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) Mercurial
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (18.75%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
1 9 (56.25%) CSS
1 9 (56.25%) jQuery
2 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (18.75%) Laravel
3 3 (18.75%) LAMP
4 2 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (6.25%) RESTful
5 1 (6.25%) REST
5 1 (6.25%) Zend Framework
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Social Media
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) UNIX
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) MVC
2 2 (12.50%) Web Development
2 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) System Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) SEO
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) PHP5
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Zend
1 1 (6.25%) Twitter