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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 55 69 48
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -21
Permanent jobs citing PHP 34 30 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.18% 2.35% 4.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.31% 5.30% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 48
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £48,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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
640 566 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 59.87% 44.32% 49.66%
Number of salaries quoted 408 405 490
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 20 January 2017.

PHP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 36 (49.32%) JavaScript
2 31 (42.47%) Java
3 30 (41.10%) AngularJS
4 29 (39.73%) MySQL
5 26 (35.62%) HTML
6 25 (34.25%) Symfony
7 24 (32.88%) CSS
8 22 (30.14%) Python
8 22 (30.14%) Web Development
9 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (24.66%) Laravel
11 17 (23.29%) Software Engineering
11 17 (23.29%) jQuery
12 15 (20.55%) MVC
13 14 (19.18%) CMS
14 13 (17.81%) LAMP
15 12 (16.44%) Linux
15 12 (16.44%) Drupal
15 12 (16.44%) Degree
15 12 (16.44%) Web Application Development
15 12 (16.44%) React
16 11 (15.07%) Opscode Chef
16 11 (15.07%) Ruby
16 11 (15.07%) OO
17 10 (13.70%) Git (software)
17 10 (13.70%) Docker
18 9 (12.33%) Celery
18 9 (12.33%) Zend
18 9 (12.33%) PostgreSQL
19 8 (10.96%) Computer Science

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 (19.18%) CMS
2 12 (16.44%) Drupal
3 6 (8.22%) WordPress
4 5 (6.85%) nginx
5 4 (5.48%) Apache
5 4 (5.48%) ArcGIS
6 3 (4.11%) Joomla!
7 2 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.37%) JBoss
8 1 (1.37%) MODX
8 1 (1.37%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.48%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.48%) GitHub
2 4 (5.48%) Google Analytics
2 4 (5.48%) Slack
3 3 (4.11%) Amazon S3
3 3 (4.11%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (4.11%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (39.73%) MySQL
2 9 (12.33%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (8.22%) Redis
4 5 (6.85%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.48%) GIS
5 4 (5.48%) QGIS
6 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (13.70%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.48%) Maven
2 4 (5.48%) Subversion
2 4 (5.48%) Travis CI
3 3 (4.11%) Grunt
3 3 (4.11%) gulp
3 3 (4.11%) Jasmine
3 3 (4.11%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (4.11%) Mocha
3 3 (4.11%) PHPUnit
4 2 (2.74%) JUnit
5 1 (1.37%) Ant
5 1 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.37%) git-flow
5 1 (1.37%) Selenium
General
1 5 (6.85%) Advertising
1 5 (6.85%) Marketing
2 2 (2.74%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.74%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 44 (60.27%) Developer
2 31 (42.47%) PHP Developer
3 16 (21.92%) Software Engineer
4 9 (12.33%) Senior Developer
5 8 (10.96%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (8.22%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Senior PHP Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Data Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Data Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) GIS Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) GIS Data Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.48%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Python Software Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) HTML CSS Developer
10 3 (4.11%) PHP Software Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (41.10%) AngularJS
2 26 (35.62%) HTML
3 25 (34.25%) Symfony
4 24 (32.88%) CSS
5 18 (24.66%) Laravel
6 17 (23.29%) jQuery
7 13 (17.81%) LAMP
8 12 (16.44%) React
9 9 (12.33%) Celery
10 8 (10.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (9.59%) HTML5
12 6 (8.22%) .NET
12 6 (8.22%) Flask
12 6 (8.22%) Node.js
13 5 (6.85%) CodeIgniter
13 5 (6.85%) CSS3
13 5 (6.85%) ELK Stack
14 4 (5.48%) Google Maps API
14 4 (5.48%) JSON
14 4 (5.48%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Computer Science
1 8 (10.96%) User Experience
2 6 (8.22%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.48%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.48%) Blog
4 2 (2.74%) FMCG
5 1 (1.37%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.37%) iPad
5 1 (1.37%) iPhone
5 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.44%) Linux
2 6 (8.22%) Android
2 6 (8.22%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.74%) Unix
3 2 (2.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) Web Development
2 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (23.29%) Software Engineering
4 15 (20.55%) MVC
5 12 (16.44%) Web Application Development
6 11 (15.07%) OO
7 7 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (9.59%) Front End Development
7 7 (9.59%) Mentoring
7 7 (9.59%) OOP
7 7 (9.59%) Unit Testing
8 6 (8.22%) High Availability
8 6 (8.22%) Open Source
9 5 (6.85%) Android Development
9 5 (6.85%) DevOps
9 5 (6.85%) iOS Development
9 5 (6.85%) OO PHP
9 5 (6.85%) Pair Programming
10 4 (5.48%) Data Analysis
10 4 (5.48%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (49.32%) JavaScript
2 31 (42.47%) Java
3 22 (30.14%) Python
4 11 (15.07%) Ruby
5 8 (10.96%) Bash Shell
6 7 (9.59%) C++
6 7 (9.59%) Perl
7 5 (6.85%) C#
8 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.37%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) RHCE
3 1 (1.37%) CCNA
3 1 (1.37%) CCNP
3 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (13.70%) Docker
2 6 (8.22%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (15.07%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (9.59%) Puppet
3 5 (6.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (12.33%) Zend
2 8 (10.96%) Google
3 5 (6.85%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.85%) VMware
4 2 (2.74%) Alterian
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle
5 1 (1.37%) Adobe
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco
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