The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 7 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 12.82% 15.91% 6.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.73% 28.00% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Average salary £22,000 £21,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -26.95%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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 Fife region.

Programming Languages Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22 25 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 56.41% 56.82% 56.76%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 29
Average salary £35,000 £27,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.12% -14.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

PHP
Salary Trend in Fife

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

PHP Salary Trend in Fife

PHP
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Fife region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline +2 5 £22,000 +2.32%
PHP
Scotland

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Fife region citing PHP 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 PHP.

1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) SEO
2 4 (57.14%) LAMP
2 4 (57.14%) OOP
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Flash
2 4 (57.14%) XHTML
3 3 (42.86%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) VBScript
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) NetWare
4 2 (28.57%) Novell
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) WinForms
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Fife region citing PHP 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 PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) LAMP
2 4 (57.14%) Flash
2 4 (57.14%) XHTML
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
1 4 (57.14%) SEO
1 4 (57.14%) OOP
1 4 (57.14%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) VBScript
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Novell
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft