The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 99 91 79
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.13% 0.33% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.25% 0.59% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £45,000 £34,500 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% +22.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £32,100 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £36,900 £36,850
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
792 675 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 53.23% 55.74% 48.36%
Number of salaries quoted 553 449 413
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP5
Scotland

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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) OOP
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) OO PHP
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Ext JS
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) Symfony
4 2 (40.00%) Zend
4 2 (40.00%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Ext JS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) Symfony
3 2 (40.00%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (20.00%) Sass
4 1 (20.00%) LESS
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) XHTML
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) OO PHP
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Zend