The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 95 78 83
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 10 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.68% 1.08% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.12% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 5
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £47,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +8.33%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1417 1159 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.00% 96.02% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 932 731 762
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
PHP Developer
Scotland

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 31 July 2014.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (100.00%) PHP
2 21 (80.77%) MySQL
3 19 (73.08%) CSS
3 19 (73.08%) HTML
4 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
5 14 (53.85%) OO
5 14 (53.85%) Apache
6 13 (50.00%) Linux
6 13 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
7 12 (46.15%) Symfony
7 12 (46.15%) Zend
8 11 (42.31%) HTML5
8 11 (42.31%) CSS3
9 10 (38.46%) MVC
10 9 (34.62%) OOP
11 8 (30.77%) E-Commerce
11 8 (30.77%) TDD
11 8 (30.77%) CMS
12 7 (26.92%) LAMP
12 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
12 7 (26.92%) jQuery
13 6 (23.08%) Web Development
14 5 (19.23%) Sass
14 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (15.38%) Scrum
15 4 (15.38%) XML
15 4 (15.38%) Twitter
15 4 (15.38%) Modernizr
15 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
15 4 (15.38%) JSON

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (53.85%) Apache
2 8 (30.77%) CMS
3 4 (15.38%) Joomla!
3 4 (15.38%) Drupal
4 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (80.77%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) CSS
1 19 (73.08%) HTML
2 13 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
3 12 (46.15%) Symfony
4 11 (42.31%) HTML5
4 11 (42.31%) CSS3
5 7 (26.92%) LAMP
5 7 (26.92%) jQuery
6 5 (19.23%) Sass
7 4 (15.38%) XML
7 4 (15.38%) Modernizr
7 4 (15.38%) JSON
7 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
7 4 (15.38%) HTML5 Boilerplate
8 3 (11.54%) Google Maps API
8 3 (11.54%) Open Graph
8 3 (11.54%) Web Services
9 2 (7.69%) Ext JS
10 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
10 1 (3.85%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Social Media
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) OO
2 10 (38.46%) MVC
3 9 (34.62%) OOP
4 8 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 8 (30.77%) TDD
5 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
6 6 (23.08%) Web Development
7 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (15.38%) Scrum
8 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (11.54%) Time Management
9 3 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (11.54%) Web Design
10 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
10 2 (7.69%) OO PHP
11 1 (3.85%) Analytics
11 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
11 1 (3.85%) Refactoring
11 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
11 1 (3.85%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) PHP5
4 2 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) C++
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Zend
2 4 (15.38%) Twitter
3 3 (11.54%) Facebook
3 3 (11.54%) Google