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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 49 63 83
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +20
Permanent jobs citing PHP 43 49 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.76% 3.06% 1.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.82% 7.29% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 38 37 23
Median salary £37,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £23,400 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,800 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
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
550 672 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 48.12% 41.95% 52.59%
Number of salaries quoted 403 446 565
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 28 September 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 43 (48.31%) JavaScript
2 37 (41.57%) MySQL
3 32 (35.96%) AngularJS
4 28 (31.46%) HTML
5 27 (30.34%) CSS
6 26 (29.21%) Python
7 25 (28.09%) MVC
8 24 (26.97%) Linux
8 24 (26.97%) Java
9 23 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (23.60%) Symfony
10 21 (23.60%) jQuery
11 20 (22.47%) Software Engineering
11 20 (22.47%) Opscode Chef
12 19 (21.35%) LAMP
13 17 (19.10%) Apple iOS
14 15 (16.85%) HTML5
15 14 (15.73%) Web Development
16 13 (14.61%) CSS3
17 12 (13.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 12 (13.48%) Mobile App
17 12 (13.48%) Celery
18 11 (12.36%) CMS
18 11 (12.36%) Drupal
18 11 (12.36%) Degree
18 11 (12.36%) Git (software)
18 11 (12.36%) User Experience
18 11 (12.36%) iOS Development
18 11 (12.36%) Laravel
18 11 (12.36%) Redis

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 11 (12.36%) CMS
1 11 (12.36%) Drupal
2 10 (11.24%) WordPress
3 9 (10.11%) nginx
4 4 (4.49%) Apache
5 3 (3.37%) Moodle
6 1 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.12%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Project
2 1 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.99%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.62%) Amazon S3
2 5 (5.62%) Amazon SQS
2 5 (5.62%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.37%) SaaS
4 2 (2.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (2.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (41.57%) MySQL
2 11 (12.36%) Redis
3 9 (10.11%) MongoDB
3 9 (10.11%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (12.36%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.62%) Grunt
2 5 (5.62%) gulp
2 5 (5.62%) Jasmine
2 5 (5.62%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (5.62%) Mocha
2 5 (5.62%) PHPUnit
3 2 (2.25%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.25%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.25%) Subversion
4 1 (1.12%) Ant
4 1 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.12%) git-flow
4 1 (1.12%) JUnit
4 1 (1.12%) Maven
4 1 (1.12%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (3.37%) Marketing
2 1 (1.12%) Advertising
2 1 (1.12%) Finance
2 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (64.04%) Developer
2 28 (31.46%) PHP Developer
3 16 (17.98%) Software Engineer
4 12 (13.48%) Web Developer
5 11 (12.36%) Full Stack Developer
6 9 (10.11%) iOS Developer
7 8 (8.99%) Senior Developer
8 7 (7.87%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (7.87%) Senior PHP Developer
9 6 (6.74%) Python Software Engineer
10 5 (5.62%) CMS Developer
10 5 (5.62%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (4.49%) Drupal Developer
11 4 (4.49%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 3 (3.37%) e-Learning Developer
12 3 (3.37%) Lead Developer
12 3 (3.37%) Lead PHP Developer
12 3 (3.37%) PHP Web Developer
12 3 (3.37%) Software Developer
12 3 (3.37%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (35.96%) AngularJS
2 28 (31.46%) HTML
3 27 (30.34%) CSS
4 21 (23.60%) jQuery
4 21 (23.60%) Symfony
5 19 (21.35%) LAMP
6 15 (16.85%) HTML5
7 13 (14.61%) CSS3
8 12 (13.48%) Celery
8 12 (13.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (12.36%) Laravel
9 11 (12.36%) Node.js
10 10 (11.24%) Flask
11 8 (8.99%) ELK Stack
12 5 (5.62%) JSON
12 5 (5.62%) React
12 5 (5.62%) Sass
12 5 (5.62%) XML
13 4 (4.49%) .NET
13 4 (4.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.48%) Mobile App
2 11 (12.36%) User Experience
3 6 (6.74%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.37%) e-Learning
4 3 (3.37%) VLE
5 1 (1.12%) iPad
5 1 (1.12%) iPhone
5 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.12%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.97%) Linux
2 17 (19.10%) Apple iOS
3 8 (8.99%) Android
4 4 (4.49%) Windows
5 3 (3.37%) Unix
6 2 (2.25%) Debian
7 1 (1.12%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.09%) MVC
2 23 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (22.47%) Software Engineering
4 14 (15.73%) Web Development
5 11 (12.36%) iOS Development
6 9 (10.11%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (10.11%) DevOps
6 9 (10.11%) High Availability
6 9 (10.11%) OO
6 9 (10.11%) Unit Testing
7 8 (8.99%) TDD
8 6 (6.74%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (6.74%) Open Source
8 6 (6.74%) Web Design
9 5 (5.62%) SDLC
10 4 (4.49%) BDD
10 4 (4.49%) OO PHP
10 4 (4.49%) Scrum
11 3 (3.37%) Content Management
11 3 (3.37%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 43 (48.31%) JavaScript
2 26 (29.21%) Python
3 24 (26.97%) Java
4 10 (11.24%) Bash Shell
4 10 (11.24%) Objective-C
5 7 (7.87%) C#
6 5 (5.62%) Perl
6 5 (5.62%) SQL
7 4 (4.49%) C++
7 4 (4.49%) Ruby
8 3 (3.37%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.25%) C
9 2 (2.25%) Delphi
9 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.12%) AWK
10 1 (1.12%) Korn
10 1 (1.12%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (12.36%) Degree
2 8 (8.99%) RHCE
System Software
1 9 (10.11%) Docker
1 9 (10.11%) Varnish
2 1 (1.12%) OpenSSH
2 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (22.47%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (11.24%) Puppet
3 9 (10.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (10.11%) Red Hat
1 9 (10.11%) VMware
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle
3 3 (3.37%) Zend
4 2 (2.25%) Adobe
4 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.12%) Alterian
5 1 (1.12%) Twitter
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