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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 48 59 71
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 43 47 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.48% 3.06% 2.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.68% 7.21% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 41 34 24
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,750 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £79,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
560 652 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 45.27% 42.45% 51.98%
Number of salaries quoted 422 431 549
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 August 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 40 (46.51%) JavaScript
2 28 (32.56%) HTML
2 28 (32.56%) CSS
3 27 (31.40%) MySQL
4 22 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (25.58%) Java
4 22 (25.58%) Linux
5 21 (24.42%) AngularJS
6 20 (23.26%) MVC
7 19 (22.09%) LAMP
7 19 (22.09%) Python
8 18 (20.93%) HTML5
9 17 (19.77%) Apple iOS
9 17 (19.77%) Degree
10 16 (18.60%) Symfony
10 16 (18.60%) CSS3
11 15 (17.44%) Web Development
11 15 (17.44%) Software Engineering
12 14 (16.28%) Opscode Chef
13 13 (15.12%) Web Design
13 13 (15.12%) SQL
14 12 (13.95%) CMS
14 12 (13.95%) Drupal
14 12 (13.95%) jQuery
14 12 (13.95%) Mobile App
15 11 (12.79%) iOS Development
15 11 (12.79%) Bash Shell
15 11 (12.79%) WordPress
16 10 (11.63%) Objective-C
16 10 (11.63%) VMware

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 12 (13.95%) CMS
1 12 (13.95%) Drupal
2 11 (12.79%) WordPress
3 10 (11.63%) Moodle
4 9 (10.47%) nginx
5 5 (5.81%) Apache
6 1 (1.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.16%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Project
2 1 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
2 1 (1.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.65%) Amazon S3
2 4 (4.65%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (4.65%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (4.65%) SaaS
3 3 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.33%) GitHub
5 1 (1.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (31.40%) MySQL
2 9 (10.47%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (9.30%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.81%) Redis
4 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.65%) Grunt
2 4 (4.65%) gulp
2 4 (4.65%) Jasmine
2 4 (4.65%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (4.65%) Mocha
2 4 (4.65%) PHPUnit
3 2 (2.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.33%) Subversion
4 1 (1.16%) Ant
4 1 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.16%) git-flow
4 1 (1.16%) JUnit
4 1 (1.16%) Maven
4 1 (1.16%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (3.49%) Marketing
2 1 (1.16%) Finance
2 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (70.93%) Developer
2 25 (29.07%) PHP Developer
3 13 (15.12%) Web Developer
4 11 (12.79%) Senior Developer
5 10 (11.63%) e-Learning Developer
5 10 (11.63%) Senior PHP Developer
5 10 (11.63%) Software Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) iOS Developer
7 8 (9.30%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (4.65%) CMS Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Drupal Developer
8 4 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Python Software Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Lead PHP Developer
9 3 (3.49%) PHP Web Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.49%) SQL Developer
10 2 (2.33%) Delphi Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (32.56%) CSS
1 28 (32.56%) HTML
2 21 (24.42%) AngularJS
3 19 (22.09%) LAMP
4 18 (20.93%) HTML5
5 16 (18.60%) CSS3
5 16 (18.60%) Symfony
6 12 (13.95%) jQuery
7 10 (11.63%) Node.js
8 8 (9.30%) ELK Stack
9 7 (8.14%) Sass
10 6 (6.98%) Laravel
11 5 (5.81%) .NET
11 5 (5.81%) JSON
11 5 (5.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (5.81%) XML
12 4 (4.65%) Celery
12 4 (4.65%) Flask
12 4 (4.65%) React
12 4 (4.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Mobile App
2 10 (11.63%) e-Learning
2 10 (11.63%) User Experience
2 10 (11.63%) VLE
3 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.16%) iPad
4 1 (1.16%) iPhone
4 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.16%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.58%) Linux
2 17 (19.77%) Apple iOS
3 8 (9.30%) Android
4 5 (5.81%) Windows
5 3 (3.49%) Unix
6 2 (2.33%) Debian
7 1 (1.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (23.26%) MVC
3 15 (17.44%) Software Engineering
3 15 (17.44%) Web Development
4 13 (15.12%) Web Design
5 11 (12.79%) iOS Development
6 9 (10.47%) DevOps
7 8 (9.30%) High Availability
7 8 (9.30%) TDD
8 7 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.14%) Open Source
9 6 (6.98%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (6.98%) Unit Testing
10 5 (5.81%) OO
11 4 (4.65%) BDD
11 4 (4.65%) Scrum
11 4 (4.65%) SDLC
12 3 (3.49%) Continuous Deployment
12 3 (3.49%) Line Management
12 3 (3.49%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (46.51%) JavaScript
2 22 (25.58%) Java
3 19 (22.09%) Python
4 13 (15.12%) SQL
5 11 (12.79%) Bash Shell
6 10 (11.63%) Objective-C
7 8 (9.30%) C#
8 6 (6.98%) Perl
9 5 (5.81%) C++
10 4 (4.65%) Ruby
11 3 (3.49%) Apple Swift
11 3 (3.49%) C
12 2 (2.33%) Delphi
12 2 (2.33%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.16%) Korn
13 1 (1.16%) PHP 5
13 1 (1.16%) PHP 7
13 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (19.77%) Degree
2 8 (9.30%) RHCE
System Software
1 8 (9.30%) Docker
1 8 (9.30%) Varnish
2 1 (1.16%) OpenSSH
2 1 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (16.28%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (11.63%) Puppet
3 9 (10.47%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (11.63%) VMware
2 9 (10.47%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.81%) Oracle
4 2 (2.33%) Adobe
4 2 (2.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.16%) Alterian
5 1 (1.16%) Twitter
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