The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 24 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 of the Programming Languages category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 55 32 61
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +29
Permanent jobs citing PHP 51 74 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.40% 6.13% 2.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.36% 10.93% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 37 68 20
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +22.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,200 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
802 677 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 53.40% 56.04% 48.25%
Number of salaries quoted 559 454 419
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
Scotland

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PHP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

PHP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

PHP
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PHP also 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 that cited PHP.

1 53 (66.25%) JavaScript
2 48 (60.00%) HTML
2 48 (60.00%) CSS
3 42 (52.50%) MySQL
4 33 (41.25%) Linux
5 28 (35.00%) OOP
6 26 (32.50%) MVC
7 25 (31.25%) Java
8 24 (30.00%) OO
8 24 (30.00%) Web Development
9 22 (27.50%) E-Commerce
10 21 (26.25%) HTML5
11 19 (23.75%) Apache
11 19 (23.75%) JSON
12 18 (22.50%) XML
13 16 (20.00%) CSS3
14 15 (18.75%) Android
14 15 (18.75%) Zend
14 15 (18.75%) CodeIgniter
15 14 (17.50%) Symfony
15 14 (17.50%) TDD
15 14 (17.50%) CMS
15 14 (17.50%) SOAP
15 14 (17.50%) Backbone.js
15 14 (17.50%) Apple iOS
15 14 (17.50%) Android Development
16 13 (16.25%) iOS Development
16 13 (16.25%) Digital Media
16 13 (16.25%) Graphic Design
17 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PHP also 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 that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (23.75%) Apache
2 14 (17.50%) CMS
3 9 (11.25%) Drupal
4 5 (6.25%) Joomla!
5 4 (5.00%) WordPress
6 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.25%) TeamSite
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Magento
1 1 (1.25%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.25%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.25%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) Internet
2 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.25%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.25%) Firewall
3 1 (1.25%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (52.50%) MySQL
2 5 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.75%) Big Data
4 2 (2.50%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.50%) HBase
4 2 (2.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.75%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.50%) Selenium
3 2 (2.50%) Ant
3 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.50%) PhoneGap
4 1 (1.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.25%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 8 (10.00%) French Language
2 5 (6.25%) Games
2 5 (6.25%) German Language
3 4 (5.00%) Marketing
3 4 (5.00%) Finance
4 1 (1.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 60 (75.00%) Developer
2 26 (32.50%) PHP Developer
3 13 (16.25%) UI Programmer
3 13 (16.25%) UI Developer
3 13 (16.25%) Senior Developer
4 10 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
5 7 (8.75%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Junior
7 4 (5.00%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Applications Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Graduate
8 3 (3.75%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) QA Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) Junior Software Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) Technical Support Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) Junior Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (60.00%) HTML
1 48 (60.00%) CSS
2 21 (26.25%) HTML5
3 19 (23.75%) JSON
4 18 (22.50%) XML
5 16 (20.00%) CSS3
6 15 (18.75%) CodeIgniter
7 14 (17.50%) Symfony
7 14 (17.50%) SOAP
7 14 (17.50%) Backbone.js
8 11 (13.75%) jQuery
9 7 (8.75%) LAMP
10 6 (7.50%) .NET
10 6 (7.50%) Sass
11 5 (6.25%) Web Services
12 4 (5.00%) XHTML
12 4 (5.00%) HTML5 Boilerplate
12 4 (5.00%) AngularJS
12 4 (5.00%) Modernizr
12 4 (5.00%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Digital Media
1 13 (16.25%) Graphic Design
2 4 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.75%) Social Media
3 3 (3.75%) Open Source
4 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.25%) Wiki
5 1 (1.25%) Blog
5 1 (1.25%) Online Games
5 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.25%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 33 (41.25%) Linux
2 15 (18.75%) Android
3 14 (17.50%) Apple iOS
4 6 (7.50%) UNIX
5 5 (6.25%) Windows
6 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.00%) OOP
2 26 (32.50%) MVC
3 24 (30.00%) OO
3 24 (30.00%) Web Development
4 22 (27.50%) E-Commerce
5 14 (17.50%) TDD
5 14 (17.50%) Android Development
6 13 (16.25%) iOS Development
7 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (13.75%) Scrum
8 11 (13.75%) Software Engineering
9 8 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.25%) OO PHP
11 4 (5.00%) Refactoring
12 3 (3.75%) Time Management
12 3 (3.75%) Analytics
12 3 (3.75%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (3.75%) Web Application Development
12 3 (3.75%) SEO
12 3 (3.75%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 53 (66.25%) JavaScript
2 25 (31.25%) Java
3 11 (13.75%) Python
3 11 (13.75%) C++
4 6 (7.50%) C
5 5 (6.25%) PHP5
6 4 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.00%) C#
6 4 (5.00%) Perl
7 3 (3.75%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.75%) SQL
8 1 (1.25%) VB
8 1 (1.25%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.25%) Gluster
1 1 (1.25%) KVM
1 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Puppet
1 3 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (18.75%) Zend
2 5 (6.25%) Twitter
3 4 (5.00%) Google
3 4 (5.00%) VMware
3 4 (5.00%) Facebook
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle
5 1 (1.25%) Ektron
5 1 (1.25%) Tableau
5 1 (1.25%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.25%) Cognos
5 1 (1.25%) IBM
5 1 (1.25%) Adobe
5 1 (1.25%) Dell
5 1 (1.25%) Citrix
5 1 (1.25%) MicroStrategy
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Dell (UK)
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