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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 52 40 61
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +21
Permanent jobs citing PHP 46 69 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.79% 4.74% 3.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.70% 10.50% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 40 50 37
Median salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,950 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
529 657 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 43.54% 45.15% 53.28%
Number of salaries quoted 361 446 551
Median salary £45,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 July 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (45.98%) JavaScript
2 30 (34.48%) HTML
2 30 (34.48%) CSS
3 28 (32.18%) MySQL
4 23 (26.44%) Linux
5 21 (24.14%) Java
6 20 (22.99%) HTML5
6 20 (22.99%) AngularJS
7 19 (21.84%) Python
7 19 (21.84%) LAMP
7 19 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (20.69%) Degree
8 18 (20.69%) CSS3
9 16 (18.39%) Web Development
9 16 (18.39%) MVC
10 15 (17.24%) Web Design
10 15 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (17.24%) Apple iOS
11 14 (16.09%) Software Engineering
11 14 (16.09%) Symfony
11 14 (16.09%) SQL
12 13 (14.94%) jQuery
13 12 (13.79%) Drupal
14 11 (12.64%) VLE
14 11 (12.64%) WordPress
14 11 (12.64%) Internet
14 11 (12.64%) CMS
14 11 (12.64%) e-Learning
14 11 (12.64%) Bash Shell
14 11 (12.64%) Moodle

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 (13.79%) Drupal
2 11 (12.64%) CMS
2 11 (12.64%) Moodle
2 11 (12.64%) WordPress
3 9 (10.34%) nginx
4 6 (6.90%) Apache
5 1 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Project
2 1 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Office
2 1 (1.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.60%) SaaS
2 2 (2.30%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.30%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (2.30%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (2.30%) GitHub
3 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.18%) MySQL
2 10 (11.49%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (6.90%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.90%) Redis
4 5 (5.75%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.45%) Grunt
3 2 (2.30%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.30%) gulp
3 2 (2.30%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.30%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (2.30%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.30%) Mocha
3 2 (2.30%) PHPUnit
3 2 (2.30%) Subversion
4 1 (1.15%) Ant
4 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.15%) JUnit
4 1 (1.15%) Maven
4 1 (1.15%) Selenium
General
1 2 (2.30%) Marketing
2 1 (1.15%) Finance
2 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (68.97%) Developer
2 22 (25.29%) PHP Developer
3 13 (14.94%) Senior Developer
3 13 (14.94%) Web Developer
4 12 (13.79%) Senior PHP Developer
5 11 (12.64%) e-Learning Developer
6 10 (11.49%) Software Engineer
7 9 (10.34%) iOS Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Drupal Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Lead Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Lead PHP Developer
9 4 (4.60%) CMS Developer
9 4 (4.60%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (4.60%) PHP Web Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Python Software Engineer
10 3 (3.45%) Senior Web Developer
11 2 (2.30%) Software Development Manager
11 2 (2.30%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (34.48%) CSS
1 30 (34.48%) HTML
2 20 (22.99%) AngularJS
2 20 (22.99%) HTML5
3 19 (21.84%) LAMP
4 18 (20.69%) CSS3
5 14 (16.09%) Symfony
6 13 (14.94%) jQuery
7 9 (10.34%) Sass
8 8 (9.20%) ELK Stack
8 8 (9.20%) Node.js
9 6 (6.90%) .NET
9 6 (6.90%) JSON
9 6 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (6.90%) XML
10 5 (5.75%) Celery
10 5 (5.75%) Flask
11 4 (4.60%) Laravel
12 3 (3.45%) LESS
12 3 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) e-Learning
1 11 (12.64%) VLE
2 9 (10.34%) Mobile App
3 8 (9.20%) User Experience
4 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.30%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.30%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.44%) Linux
2 15 (17.24%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.90%) Android
4 4 (4.60%) Windows
5 3 (3.45%) Unix
6 2 (2.30%) Debian
7 1 (1.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (18.39%) MVC
2 16 (18.39%) Web Development
3 15 (17.24%) Web Design
4 14 (16.09%) Software Engineering
5 10 (11.49%) iOS Development
6 9 (10.34%) DevOps
7 8 (9.20%) High Availability
8 7 (8.05%) Open Source
8 7 (8.05%) TDD
9 5 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.75%) OO
9 5 (5.75%) SDLC
10 4 (4.60%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.45%) BDD
11 3 (3.45%) Line Management
11 3 (3.45%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (3.45%) Scrum
11 3 (3.45%) Time Management
12 2 (2.30%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (45.98%) JavaScript
2 21 (24.14%) Java
3 19 (21.84%) Python
4 14 (16.09%) SQL
5 11 (12.64%) Bash Shell
6 9 (10.34%) Objective-C
7 7 (8.05%) C#
8 6 (6.90%) Perl
9 5 (5.75%) C++
9 5 (5.75%) Ruby
10 3 (3.45%) Apple Swift
10 3 (3.45%) C
11 2 (2.30%) Delphi
11 2 (2.30%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.30%) VBScript
12 1 (1.15%) AWK
12 1 (1.15%) Korn
12 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.15%) VB
12 1 (1.15%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (20.69%) Degree
2 8 (9.20%) RHCE
System Software
1 8 (9.20%) Docker
1 8 (9.20%) Varnish
2 1 (1.15%) OpenSSH
2 1 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (11.49%) Puppet
3 9 (10.34%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (11.49%) VMware
2 9 (10.34%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.75%) Oracle
4 2 (2.30%) Adobe
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.30%) Twitter
5 1 (1.15%) Alterian
5 1 (1.15%) Facebook
5 1 (1.15%) Google
5 1 (1.15%) Zend
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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