The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 56 59 37
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Permanent jobs citing PHP 55 45 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.72% 3.00% 4.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.22% 5.92% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 45 37 24
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £32,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
762 760 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 51.49% 50.60% 52.73%
Number of salaries quoted 560 520 414
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 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 26 November 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 52 (59.77%) HTML
2 50 (57.47%) CSS
3 49 (56.32%) JavaScript
4 41 (47.13%) MySQL
5 36 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (36.78%) Linux
7 25 (28.74%) Java
7 25 (28.74%) Web Development
8 23 (26.44%) OO
9 21 (24.14%) Python
10 18 (20.69%) MVC
10 18 (20.69%) CMS
10 18 (20.69%) jQuery
11 17 (19.54%) HTML5
11 17 (19.54%) TDD
12 15 (17.24%) C++
12 15 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (16.09%) Drupal
13 14 (16.09%) Git (software)
13 14 (16.09%) WordPress
13 14 (16.09%) PHP5
14 13 (14.94%) Android
14 13 (14.94%) Open Source
14 13 (14.94%) Apple iOS
14 13 (14.94%) CSS3
14 13 (14.94%) Games
15 12 (13.79%) .NET
15 12 (13.79%) C#
16 11 (12.64%) Perl
16 11 (12.64%) XML

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 18 (20.69%) CMS
2 14 (16.09%) Drupal
2 14 (16.09%) WordPress
3 10 (11.49%) Apache
4 5 (5.75%) ExpressionEngine
5 3 (3.45%) Umbraco
5 3 (3.45%) IIS
6 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.15%) Sitefinity
6 1 (1.15%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.15%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Office
2 3 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (9.20%) Magento
2 6 (6.90%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (4.60%) Trello
2 2 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) DNS
2 3 (3.45%) Intranet
2 3 (3.45%) Internet
2 3 (3.45%) SMS
3 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.15%) LDAP
4 1 (1.15%) SMTP
4 1 (1.15%) HTTP
4 1 (1.15%) Firewall
4 1 (1.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (47.13%) MySQL
2 7 (8.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.05%) Big Data
3 5 (5.75%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.45%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.30%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.30%) HBase
6 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (16.09%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.90%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 4 (4.60%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.60%) Ant
4 3 (3.45%) Mercurial
4 3 (3.45%) Hudson
4 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.45%) ClearCase
4 3 (3.45%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (3.45%) LoadRunner
4 3 (3.45%) Selenium
5 1 (1.15%) JMeter
5 1 (1.15%) Maven
5 1 (1.15%) JUnit
General
1 13 (14.94%) Games
2 10 (11.49%) Finance
3 4 (4.60%) Banking
3 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.45%) Local Government
5 2 (2.30%) Marketing
5 2 (2.30%) German Language
6 1 (1.15%) French Language
6 1 (1.15%) Retail
6 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (74.71%) Developer
2 21 (24.14%) PHP Developer
3 13 (14.94%) Web Developer
4 8 (9.20%) Lead Developer
5 7 (8.05%) QA Engineer
5 7 (8.05%) Python Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Lead PHP Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (4.60%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (4.60%) QA Automation Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) UI Programmer
8 4 (4.60%) UI Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Junior
8 4 (4.60%) Development Manager
8 4 (4.60%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (59.77%) HTML
2 50 (57.47%) CSS
3 18 (20.69%) jQuery
4 17 (19.54%) HTML5
5 13 (14.94%) CSS3
6 12 (13.79%) .NET
7 11 (12.64%) XML
8 10 (11.49%) LAMP
9 8 (9.20%) Flash
9 8 (9.20%) JSON
9 8 (9.20%) Web Services
10 7 (8.05%) Sass
11 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET
12 5 (5.75%) SOAP
12 5 (5.75%) REST
12 5 (5.75%) Laravel
12 5 (5.75%) Backbone.js
13 4 (4.60%) Symfony
13 4 (4.60%) Ajax
14 3 (3.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.94%) Open Source
2 11 (12.64%) Mobile App
3 9 (10.34%) Social Media
3 9 (10.34%) Digital Media
4 7 (8.05%) Graphic Design
5 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.45%) Online Games
7 3 (3.45%) N-Tier
8 2 (2.30%) User Experience
9 1 (1.15%) Xbox
9 1 (1.15%) Streaming Video
9 1 (1.15%) Replication
9 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.15%) Physics
9 1 (1.15%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (36.78%) Linux
2 13 (14.94%) Android
2 13 (14.94%) Apple iOS
3 8 (9.20%) Windows
4 5 (5.75%) UNIX
5 2 (2.30%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.15%) CentOS
6 1 (1.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (28.74%) Web Development
3 23 (26.44%) OO
4 18 (20.69%) MVC
5 17 (19.54%) TDD
6 15 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (11.49%) OOP
7 10 (11.49%) Android Development
7 10 (11.49%) iOS Development
8 9 (10.34%) DevOps
8 9 (10.34%) E-Commerce
8 9 (10.34%) Scrum
9 7 (8.05%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.05%) Multithreading
9 7 (8.05%) Analytics
10 6 (6.90%) Web Application Development
10 6 (6.90%) SEO
11 5 (5.75%) Use Case
12 4 (4.60%) Security Testing
12 4 (4.60%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (56.32%) JavaScript
2 25 (28.74%) Java
3 21 (24.14%) Python
4 15 (17.24%) C++
5 14 (16.09%) PHP5
6 12 (13.79%) C#
7 11 (12.64%) Perl
8 10 (11.49%) Ruby
9 7 (8.05%) C
10 6 (6.90%) SQL
11 5 (5.75%) Bash Shell
12 4 (4.60%) Shell Script
13 3 (3.45%) T-SQL
13 3 (3.45%) VBScript
13 3 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.15%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) Puppet
1 5 (5.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.15%) Ansible
2 1 (1.15%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.15%) Nagios
2 1 (1.15%) Cacti
2 1 (1.15%) Munin
Vendors
1 9 (10.34%) Google
2 6 (6.90%) Appcelerator
3 4 (4.60%) Zend
3 4 (4.60%) Adobe
3 4 (4.60%) Dell
3 4 (4.60%) VMware
4 3 (3.45%) HP
4 3 (3.45%) IBM
4 3 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.45%) HubSpot
4 3 (3.45%) Facebook
4 3 (3.45%) Twitter
5 1 (1.15%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle
5 1 (1.15%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.15%) Hyland
5 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
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