The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 48 47 62
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing PHP 47 64 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.96% 4.55% 3.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.20% 10.06% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 33 44 36
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
PHP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
511 636 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 43.09% 45.17% 52.08%
Number of salaries quoted 308 417 555
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for PHP.

1 42 (49.41%) JavaScript
2 36 (42.35%) CSS
3 35 (41.18%) HTML
4 31 (36.47%) MySQL
5 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (24.71%) Linux
6 21 (24.71%) LAMP
6 21 (24.71%) HTML5
7 20 (23.53%) CSS3
8 18 (21.18%) jQuery
8 18 (21.18%) AngularJS
9 17 (20.00%) Web Design
9 17 (20.00%) Web Development
9 17 (20.00%) Degree
10 16 (18.82%) SQL
11 15 (17.65%) Java
12 14 (16.47%) CMS
12 14 (16.47%) Drupal
12 14 (16.47%) Apple iOS
13 13 (15.29%) Software Engineering
13 13 (15.29%) Symfony
14 12 (14.12%) MVC
15 11 (12.94%) Python
15 11 (12.94%) Internet
15 11 (12.94%) Apache
15 11 (12.94%) e-Learning
15 11 (12.94%) VLE
15 11 (12.94%) Git (software)
15 11 (12.94%) Moodle
16 10 (11.76%) Sass

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (16.47%) CMS
1 14 (16.47%) Drupal
2 11 (12.94%) Apache
2 11 (12.94%) Moodle
3 9 (10.59%) WordPress
4 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.18%) nginx
5 1 (1.18%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Project
2 1 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
2 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Magento
2 1 (1.18%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.53%) SaaS
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (36.47%) MySQL
2 6 (7.06%) Redis
3 5 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.71%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (12.94%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.88%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.35%) Grunt
3 2 (2.35%) Subversion
4 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.18%) gulp
4 1 (1.18%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.18%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.18%) Mocha
4 1 (1.18%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.18%) Selenium
4 1 (1.18%) Xdebug
General
1 2 (2.35%) Finance
1 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
1 2 (2.35%) Marketing
2 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (76.47%) Developer
2 27 (31.76%) PHP Developer
3 18 (21.18%) Senior Developer
4 14 (16.47%) Senior PHP Developer
5 12 (14.12%) Web Developer
6 11 (12.94%) e-Learning Developer
7 9 (10.59%) iOS Developer
7 9 (10.59%) Software Engineer
8 7 (8.24%) Lead Developer
8 7 (8.24%) Lead PHP Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
10 4 (4.71%) CMS Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Drupal Developer
10 4 (4.71%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 3 (3.53%) Full Stack Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Java Developer
11 3 (3.53%) PHP Web Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (42.35%) CSS
2 35 (41.18%) HTML
3 21 (24.71%) HTML5
3 21 (24.71%) LAMP
4 20 (23.53%) CSS3
5 18 (21.18%) AngularJS
5 18 (21.18%) jQuery
6 13 (15.29%) Symfony
7 10 (11.76%) Sass
8 7 (8.24%) .NET
8 7 (8.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (7.06%) JSON
9 6 (7.06%) Node.js
9 6 (7.06%) XML
10 5 (5.88%) Celery
10 5 (5.88%) Flask
11 4 (4.71%) Web Services
12 3 (3.53%) Ajax
12 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET
12 3 (3.53%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) e-Learning
1 11 (12.94%) VLE
2 10 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 8 (9.41%) User Experience
4 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.35%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.35%) Physics
6 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.71%) Linux
2 14 (16.47%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.88%) Android
4 3 (3.53%) Unix
4 3 (3.53%) Windows
5 2 (2.35%) Debian
6 1 (1.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.00%) Web Design
2 17 (20.00%) Web Development
3 13 (15.29%) Software Engineering
4 12 (14.12%) MVC
5 9 (10.59%) iOS Development
6 8 (9.41%) OO
7 7 (8.24%) Open Source
8 6 (7.06%) Web Application Development
9 5 (5.88%) SDLC
9 5 (5.88%) TDD
9 5 (5.88%) Time Management
10 4 (4.71%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (4.71%) E-Commerce
10 4 (4.71%) Front End Development
11 3 (3.53%) BDD
11 3 (3.53%) Line Management
11 3 (3.53%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.53%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (3.53%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (49.41%) JavaScript
2 16 (18.82%) SQL
3 15 (17.65%) Java
4 11 (12.94%) Python
5 9 (10.59%) Objective-C
6 7 (8.24%) Perl
7 5 (5.88%) C#
7 5 (5.88%) C++
8 4 (4.71%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.71%) Ruby
9 3 (3.53%) Apple Swift
9 3 (3.53%) C
10 2 (2.35%) Delphi
10 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.35%) VBScript
11 1 (1.18%) AWK
11 1 (1.18%) Korn
11 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.18%) VB
11 1 (1.18%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) RHCE
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Varnish
2 1 (1.18%) Docker
2 1 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (8.24%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.35%) Puppet
3 1 (1.18%) Ansible
3 1 (1.18%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (7.06%) Oracle
2 4 (4.71%) Zend
3 3 (3.53%) Adobe
3 3 (3.53%) Twitter
4 2 (2.35%) Facebook
4 2 (2.35%) Google
4 2 (2.35%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.35%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.35%) VMware
5 1 (1.18%) Alterian
5 1 (1.18%) Atlassian
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Salary DOE + Excellent Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Good Career Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh
Ortolan Group
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Administrate
Posted: 25 days ago