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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 44 63 55
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 47 33 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.26% 2.60% 4.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.42% 6.32% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 41
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £25,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
633 522 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 57.44% 41.20% 47.66%
Number of salaries quoted 404 374 474
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 19 February 2017.

PHP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 43 (48.86%) Java
2 39 (44.32%) JavaScript
3 35 (39.77%) MySQL
4 29 (32.95%) AngularJS
5 28 (31.82%) Web Development
6 26 (29.55%) HTML
6 26 (29.55%) CSS
6 26 (29.55%) Python
7 24 (27.27%) Symfony
8 23 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (25.00%) jQuery
10 21 (23.86%) Ruby
11 19 (21.59%) Software Engineering
11 19 (21.59%) CMS
12 18 (20.45%) Linux
12 18 (20.45%) Web Application Development
12 18 (20.45%) Laravel
13 17 (19.32%) Perl
14 15 (17.05%) Degree
15 14 (15.91%) Bash Shell
16 13 (14.77%) OO
16 13 (14.77%) .NET
17 12 (13.64%) Computer Science
17 12 (13.64%) LAMP
17 12 (13.64%) Apple iOS
17 12 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (13.64%) iOS Development
18 11 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
18 11 (12.50%) Jenkins
18 11 (12.50%) Hibernate

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 19 (21.59%) CMS
2 11 (12.50%) Drupal
3 10 (11.36%) Apache
4 8 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.68%) WordPress
6 4 (4.55%) ArcGIS
6 4 (4.55%) nginx
7 3 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (2.27%) Joomla!
9 1 (1.14%) Apache Spark
9 1 (1.14%) Confluence
9 1 (1.14%) JBoss
9 1 (1.14%) MODX
9 1 (1.14%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.27%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (4.55%) GitHub
1 4 (4.55%) Google Analytics
1 4 (4.55%) Slack
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) Internet
1 1 (1.14%) Intranet
1 1 (1.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (39.77%) MySQL
2 8 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 8 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (7.95%) Redis
4 5 (5.68%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.55%) GIS
5 4 (4.55%) QGIS
6 3 (3.41%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.27%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.14%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 11 (12.50%) Subversion
2 10 (11.36%) Maven
3 9 (10.23%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.55%) Travis CI
5 2 (2.27%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.27%) JIRA
5 2 (2.27%) JUnit
5 2 (2.27%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.14%) Ant
6 1 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.14%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.14%) Grunt
6 1 (1.14%) gulp
6 1 (1.14%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.14%) Mocha
6 1 (1.14%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.14%) Selenium
6 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (10.23%) Advertising
2 4 (4.55%) Marketing
3 3 (3.41%) Finance
4 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.27%) Retail
5 1 (1.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 56 (63.64%) Developer
2 32 (36.36%) PHP Developer
3 17 (19.32%) Software Engineer
4 13 (14.77%) Senior Developer
5 11 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 9 (10.23%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (6.82%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Senior PHP Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Data Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Data Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (4.55%) GIS Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) GIS Data Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) PHP Web Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Python Software Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) HTML CSS Developer
10 3 (3.41%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (32.95%) AngularJS
2 26 (29.55%) CSS
2 26 (29.55%) HTML
3 24 (27.27%) Symfony
4 22 (25.00%) jQuery
5 18 (20.45%) Laravel
6 13 (14.77%) .NET
7 12 (13.64%) LAMP
8 11 (12.50%) Hibernate
8 11 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
8 11 (12.50%) Spring
9 10 (11.36%) Celery
9 10 (11.36%) React
10 9 (10.23%) J2EE
10 9 (10.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (9.09%) JPA
11 8 (9.09%) JSP
11 8 (9.09%) Servlets
12 7 (7.95%) Flask
12 7 (7.95%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.36%) Mobile App
3 8 (9.09%) User Experience
4 5 (5.68%) Algorithms
5 4 (4.55%) Blog
6 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.27%) FMCG
7 1 (1.14%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.45%) Linux
2 12 (13.64%) Apple iOS
3 10 (11.36%) Android
4 4 (4.55%) Unix
5 1 (1.14%) CentOS
5 1 (1.14%) Debian
5 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.82%) Web Development
2 23 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (21.59%) Software Engineering
4 18 (20.45%) Web Application Development
5 13 (14.77%) OO
6 12 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (13.64%) iOS Development
7 10 (11.36%) Android Development
7 10 (11.36%) MVC
8 8 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 7 (7.95%) Front End Development
10 6 (6.82%) DevOps
10 6 (6.82%) High Availability
10 6 (6.82%) OOP
10 6 (6.82%) Open Source
11 5 (5.68%) Data Analysis
11 5 (5.68%) OO PHP
11 5 (5.68%) Pair Programming
11 5 (5.68%) Scrum
11 5 (5.68%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (48.86%) Java
2 39 (44.32%) JavaScript
3 26 (29.55%) Python
4 21 (23.86%) Ruby
5 17 (19.32%) Perl
6 14 (15.91%) Bash Shell
7 7 (7.95%) C++
8 5 (5.68%) C#
9 2 (2.27%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.27%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.27%) SQL
10 1 (1.14%) C
10 1 (1.14%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (17.05%) Degree
2 4 (4.55%) RHCE
3 1 (1.14%) CCNA
3 1 (1.14%) CCNP
3 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (11.36%) Docker
2 5 (5.68%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (6.82%) Puppet
3 4 (4.55%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (10.23%) Google
1 9 (10.23%) Zend
2 8 (9.09%) Alterian
3 5 (5.68%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.55%) VMware
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle
6 1 (1.14%) Adobe
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco
6 1 (1.14%) Facebook
6 1 (1.14%) Twitter
Edinburgh
Pearson Frank
Salary: £40 - £55 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: 4 day week, paid for 5 days
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Pearson Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 5%
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago