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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 50 46 61
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Permanent jobs citing PHP 43 51 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.48% 3.77% 2.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.95% 8.11% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 24 37 31
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £48,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
541 629 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 43.73% 46.56% 49.75%
Number of salaries quoted 321 429 538
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 May 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 34 (44.16%) JavaScript
2 32 (41.56%) HTML
2 32 (41.56%) MySQL
2 32 (41.56%) CSS
3 23 (29.87%) Linux
4 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (23.38%) HTML5
5 17 (22.08%) CSS3
5 17 (22.08%) jQuery
5 17 (22.08%) Degree
5 17 (22.08%) SQL
6 16 (20.78%) Java
6 16 (20.78%) Web Development
6 16 (20.78%) Web Design
6 16 (20.78%) LAMP
7 14 (18.18%) CMS
8 13 (16.88%) Apache
8 13 (16.88%) Python
8 13 (16.88%) Drupal
8 13 (16.88%) Apple iOS
9 12 (15.58%) Git (software)
9 12 (15.58%) Moodle
9 12 (15.58%) Symfony
10 11 (14.29%) VLE
10 11 (14.29%) e-Learning
10 11 (14.29%) Internet
11 10 (12.99%) Sass
11 10 (12.99%) AngularJS
12 9 (11.69%) Open Source
13 8 (10.39%) Objective-C

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 (18.18%) CMS
2 13 (16.88%) Apache
2 13 (16.88%) Drupal
3 12 (15.58%) Moodle
4 7 (9.09%) WordPress
5 2 (2.60%) Node.js
5 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.30%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.30%) GeoServer
6 1 (1.30%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Project
2 1 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
2 1 (1.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) SaaS
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (1.30%) SSH
2 1 (1.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (41.56%) MySQL
2 7 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (7.79%) Redis
3 6 (7.79%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.90%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.90%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.30%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.30%) GIS
6 1 (1.30%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.30%) QGIS
6 1 (1.30%) Riak
Development Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.19%) Mercurial
3 3 (3.90%) Subversion
3 3 (3.90%) Xdebug
4 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.30%) Grunt
4 1 (1.30%) Selenium
General
1 3 (3.90%) Marketing
2 1 (1.30%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 59 (76.62%) Developer
2 24 (31.17%) PHP Developer
3 14 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 11 (14.29%) e-Learning Developer
5 10 (12.99%) Senior PHP Developer
5 10 (12.99%) Web Developer
6 9 (11.69%) Lead Developer
6 9 (11.69%) Lead PHP Developer
7 8 (10.39%) iOS Developer
8 7 (9.09%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) CMS Developer
9 4 (5.19%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Senior Web Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Symfony Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (3.90%) Java Developer
11 2 (2.60%) MySQL Developer
11 2 (2.60%) PHP Web Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Software Development Manager
11 2 (2.60%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (41.56%) CSS
1 32 (41.56%) HTML
2 18 (23.38%) HTML5
3 17 (22.08%) CSS3
3 17 (22.08%) jQuery
4 16 (20.78%) LAMP
5 12 (15.58%) Symfony
6 10 (12.99%) AngularJS
6 10 (12.99%) Sass
7 8 (10.39%) .NET
8 7 (9.09%) XML
9 6 (7.79%) JSON
9 6 (7.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (5.19%) Ajax
10 4 (5.19%) Celery
10 4 (5.19%) Flask
10 4 (5.19%) Web Services
11 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET
11 3 (3.90%) CodeIgniter
11 3 (3.90%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) e-Learning
1 11 (14.29%) VLE
2 8 (10.39%) Mobile App
2 8 (10.39%) User Experience
3 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.90%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.60%) Physics
5 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.30%) Remote Sensing
5 1 (1.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.87%) Linux
2 13 (16.88%) Apple iOS
3 5 (6.49%) Android
3 5 (6.49%) Unix
3 5 (6.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (20.78%) Web Design
2 16 (20.78%) Web Development
3 9 (11.69%) Open Source
4 8 (10.39%) iOS Development
4 8 (10.39%) OO
4 8 (10.39%) Software Engineering
5 7 (9.09%) MVC
6 6 (7.79%) Web Application Development
7 5 (6.49%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.49%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.49%) SDLC
7 5 (6.49%) Time Management
8 4 (5.19%) TDD
9 3 (3.90%) BDD
9 3 (3.90%) Content Management
9 3 (3.90%) High Availability
9 3 (3.90%) Project Management
9 3 (3.90%) Scrum
9 3 (3.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (44.16%) JavaScript
2 17 (22.08%) SQL
3 16 (20.78%) Java
4 13 (16.88%) Python
5 8 (10.39%) Objective-C
6 7 (9.09%) Perl
7 5 (6.49%) C++
8 4 (5.19%) C#
8 4 (5.19%) Ruby
9 3 (3.90%) Apple Swift
9 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.90%) C
10 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.30%) Delphi
11 1 (1.30%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.30%) PHP 7
11 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.30%) VB
11 1 (1.30%) VB6
11 1 (1.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (22.08%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) Varnish
2 1 (1.30%) iptables
2 1 (1.30%) NFS
2 1 (1.30%) Postfix
2 1 (1.30%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.90%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.30%) Nagios
3 1 (1.30%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (6.49%) Oracle
2 4 (5.19%) Zend
3 3 (3.90%) Adobe
3 3 (3.90%) Atlassian
3 3 (3.90%) Twitter
4 2 (2.60%) Facebook
4 2 (2.60%) Google
4 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.30%) Alterian
5 1 (1.30%) VMware
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