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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 84 96 93
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 11 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.85% 1.14% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.21% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 1
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +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
1232 1491 1048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.70% 94.79% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 758 957 607
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 £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (70.59%) MySQL
2 12 (70.59%) CSS
3 10 (58.82%) HTML
3 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 10 (58.82%) jQuery
4 7 (41.18%) Drupal
5 6 (35.29%) WordPress
6 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
6 4 (23.53%) LAMP
6 4 (23.53%) Linux
7 3 (17.65%) Project Management
7 3 (17.65%) UNIX
7 3 (17.65%) MVC
7 3 (17.65%) Advertising
7 3 (17.65%) PHP5
7 3 (17.65%) Web Development
7 3 (17.65%) Mercurial
8 2 (11.76%) Laravel
8 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
8 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
8 2 (11.76%) REST
8 2 (11.76%) CSS3
8 2 (11.76%) Degree
8 2 (11.76%) CMS
8 2 (11.76%) Subversion
8 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 2 (11.76%) Windows
8 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
8 2 (11.76%) OO

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (41.18%) Drupal
2 6 (35.29%) WordPress
3 2 (11.76%) CMS
4 1 (5.88%) Joomla!
4 1 (5.88%) ExpressionEngine
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) AWS OpsWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Mercurial
3 2 (11.76%) Subversion
4 1 (5.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 3 (17.65%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) CSS
2 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) jQuery
3 4 (23.53%) LAMP
4 2 (11.76%) Laravel
4 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.76%) REST
4 2 (11.76%) CSS3
5 1 (5.88%) Flash
5 1 (5.88%) SOAP
5 1 (5.88%) Zend Framework
5 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.88%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) UNIX
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Project Management
1 3 (17.65%) MVC
1 3 (17.65%) Web Development
2 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.76%) OO
3 1 (5.88%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) SEO
3 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.88%) Use Case
3 1 (5.88%) Android Development
3 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps
3 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.88%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) PHP5
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Zend
1 1 (5.88%) Appcelerator
1 1 (5.88%) Twitter