The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 98 114 92
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 5 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.35% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.77% 0.36% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,125 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.88% +1.92%
PHP5
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
651 832 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 45.65% 52.13% 55.12%
Number of salaries quoted 440 570 419
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PHP5
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Edinburgh region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in Edinburgh

PHP5
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PHP5 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP5.

1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Drupal
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) WordPress
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Laravel
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Social Media
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) SEO
5 1 (20.00%) Content Management
5 1 (20.00%) Magento
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) Umbraco

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PHP5 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) Drupal
2 4 (80.00%) WordPress
3 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Laravel
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP