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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 93 100 87
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 13 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.92% 0.21% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.82% 0.42% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 4
Average salary £28,000 £26,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.66% -19.08%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
713 706 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 50.53% 48.62% 53.43%
Number of salaries quoted 522 488 420
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,994 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (100.00%) MySQL
1 15 (100.00%) PHP
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
2 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (66.67%) OO
4 8 (53.33%) MVC
4 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
5 7 (46.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 7 (46.67%) WordPress
5 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (46.67%) Appcelerator
5 7 (46.67%) Android Development
5 7 (46.67%) iOS Development
5 7 (46.67%) Android
5 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
5 7 (46.67%) LAMP
5 7 (46.67%) jQuery
6 6 (40.00%) REST
6 6 (40.00%) Ruby
6 6 (40.00%) Flash
6 6 (40.00%) DevOps
6 6 (40.00%) Use Case
6 6 (40.00%) Web Application Development
6 6 (40.00%) ExpressionEngine
6 6 (40.00%) CMS
6 6 (40.00%) Laravel
6 6 (40.00%) Open Source
6 6 (40.00%) Digital Media
7 5 (33.33%) Mobile App

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (46.67%) WordPress
2 6 (40.00%) ExpressionEngine
2 6 (40.00%) CMS
3 5 (33.33%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (46.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 13 (86.67%) PHP Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Lead Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Lead PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (46.67%) LAMP
2 7 (46.67%) jQuery
3 6 (40.00%) REST
3 6 (40.00%) Laravel
3 6 (40.00%) Flash
4 5 (33.33%) CSS3
4 5 (33.33%) HTML5
5 2 (13.33%) JSON
5 2 (13.33%) Symfony
6 1 (6.67%) Ajax
6 1 (6.67%) XHTML
6 1 (6.67%) XML
6 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
6 1 (6.67%) Sass
6 1 (6.67%) LESS
6 1 (6.67%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Open Source
1 6 (40.00%) Digital Media
2 5 (33.33%) Social Media
2 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Streaming Video
3 1 (6.67%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Android
1 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) OO
2 8 (53.33%) MVC
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Android Development
3 7 (46.67%) iOS Development
4 6 (40.00%) Web Application Development
4 6 (40.00%) DevOps
4 6 (40.00%) Use Case
5 5 (33.33%) SEO
5 5 (33.33%) Web Development
6 2 (13.33%) OO PHP
6 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum
7 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
7 1 (6.67%) BDD
7 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) PHP
2 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Appcelerator
2 2 (13.33%) Zend