The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 56 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 57 51 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.92% 4.71% 2.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.16% 6.81% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 41 43 20
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
926 749 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 63.64% 69.16% 55.83%
Number of salaries quoted 590 389 394
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
PHP
Scotland

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

PHP
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

PHP Salary Trend in Glasgow

PHP
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 76 (73.79%) JavaScript
2 69 (66.99%) HTML
3 66 (64.08%) CSS
4 41 (39.81%) MySQL
5 36 (34.95%) OO
6 32 (31.07%) Linux
6 32 (31.07%) Python
6 32 (31.07%) jQuery
7 27 (26.21%) Ruby
7 27 (26.21%) Web Development
7 27 (26.21%) Relational Database
8 26 (25.24%) MVC
9 25 (24.27%) Content Management
9 25 (24.27%) Java
10 24 (23.30%) HTML5
11 23 (22.33%) Open Source
12 22 (21.36%) AngularJS
13 20 (19.42%) Apache
13 20 (19.42%) Marketing
13 20 (19.42%) Zend
14 19 (18.45%) JBoss
14 19 (18.45%) OO PHP
14 19 (18.45%) Drupal
15 18 (17.48%) Git (software)
16 17 (16.50%) MongoDB
16 17 (16.50%) CSS3
16 17 (16.50%) Ember.js
17 16 (15.53%) E-Commerce
18 15 (14.56%) Symfony
18 15 (14.56%) LAMP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Application Platforms
1 20 (19.42%) Apache
2 19 (18.45%) Drupal
3 10 (9.71%) nginx
3 10 (9.71%) CMS
3 10 (9.71%) SugarCRM
4 6 (5.83%) Facebook Platform
4 6 (5.83%) WordPress
5 5 (4.85%) Apache Solr
5 5 (4.85%) Node.js
5 5 (4.85%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (4.85%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.85%) Joomla!
6 4 (3.88%) OpenStack
6 4 (3.88%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.97%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.97%) Magnolia
7 1 (0.97%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.97%) Content Management Server
7 1 (0.97%) ColdFusion MX
7 1 (0.97%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Photoshop
1 4 (3.88%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) SaaS
2 5 (4.85%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (4.85%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.88%) HTTP
2 1 (0.97%) Network Security
2 1 (0.97%) tcpdump
2 1 (0.97%) Intranet
2 1 (0.97%) Internet
2 1 (0.97%) Extranet
2 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.97%) DNS
2 1 (0.97%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.97%) FTP
2 1 (0.97%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.97%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (39.81%) MySQL
2 27 (26.21%) Relational Database
3 17 (16.50%) MongoDB
4 14 (13.59%) NoSQL
5 11 (10.68%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (8.74%) Hadoop
7 8 (7.77%) Big Data
7 8 (7.77%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (5.83%) Pentaho
9 5 (4.85%) Redis
10 4 (3.88%) RDBMS
10 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (17.48%) Git (software)
2 15 (14.56%) Subversion
3 9 (8.74%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.80%) Jasmine
5 5 (4.85%) PHPUnit
5 5 (4.85%) Behat
5 5 (4.85%) Maven
6 4 (3.88%) Selenium
6 4 (3.88%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (3.88%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (2.91%) JSUnit
7 3 (2.91%) Mocha
7 3 (2.91%) QUnit
8 2 (1.94%) Cucumber
General
1 20 (19.42%) Marketing
2 6 (5.83%) Legal
3 5 (4.85%) Advertising
4 1 (0.97%) Retail
4 1 (0.97%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.97%) Back Office
4 1 (0.97%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 87 (84.47%) Developer
2 44 (42.72%) PHP Developer
3 29 (28.16%) Web Developer
4 18 (17.48%) Senior Developer
5 12 (11.65%) Senior PHP Developer
6 10 (9.71%) Java Developer
6 10 (9.71%) PHP Web Developer
7 6 (5.83%) Architect
8 5 (4.85%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (4.85%) Front-End Web Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.88%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Creative Web Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Junior
10 3 (2.91%) Junior Developer
11 2 (1.94%) Project Manager
11 2 (1.94%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 1 (0.97%) UI Developer
12 1 (0.97%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (66.99%) HTML
2 66 (64.08%) CSS
3 32 (31.07%) jQuery
4 24 (23.30%) HTML5
5 22 (21.36%) AngularJS
6 17 (16.50%) CSS3
6 17 (16.50%) Ember.js
7 15 (14.56%) Symfony
7 15 (14.56%) LAMP
8 14 (13.59%) Hibernate
8 14 (13.59%) Spring
9 11 (10.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (9.71%) Middleware
11 9 (8.74%) CodeIgniter
12 8 (7.77%) Backbone.js
13 7 (6.80%) XML
13 7 (6.80%) Ruby on Rails
14 5 (4.85%) Laravel
14 5 (4.85%) RabbitMQ
14 5 (4.85%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.33%) Open Source
2 9 (8.74%) Data Integration
3 8 (7.77%) Social Media
4 6 (5.83%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.88%) GIS
5 4 (3.88%) Web 2.0
5 4 (3.88%) W3C
6 3 (2.91%) Interactive TV
6 3 (2.91%) BBC
7 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.97%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (31.07%) Linux
2 9 (8.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (5.83%) UNIX
4 5 (4.85%) Android
4 5 (4.85%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.91%) Windows
6 2 (1.94%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.94%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.97%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (34.95%) OO
2 27 (26.21%) Web Development
3 26 (25.24%) MVC
4 25 (24.27%) Content Management
5 19 (18.45%) OO PHP
6 16 (15.53%) E-Commerce
7 14 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (13.59%) BDD
8 12 (11.65%) Software Engineering
8 12 (11.65%) OOP
9 10 (9.71%) TDD
10 8 (7.77%) Unit Testing
11 7 (6.80%) SEO
12 6 (5.83%) TOGAF
12 6 (5.83%) Online Marketing
13 5 (4.85%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (4.85%) Automated Testing
13 5 (4.85%) Web Design
14 4 (3.88%) Data Analysis
14 4 (3.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 76 (73.79%) JavaScript
2 32 (31.07%) Python
3 27 (26.21%) Ruby
4 25 (24.27%) Java
5 12 (11.65%) SQL
6 11 (10.68%) Jython
7 9 (8.74%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.83%) Perl
9 4 (3.88%) C#
9 4 (3.88%) PHP5
10 2 (1.94%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.97%) Groovy
11 1 (0.97%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.97%) AWK
Qualifications
1 6 (5.83%) Degree
2 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (4.85%) Capistrano
2 4 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.88%) Puppet
3 1 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (19.42%) Zend
2 19 (18.45%) JBoss
3 9 (8.74%) Facebook
4 8 (7.77%) Twitter
5 6 (5.83%) Google
6 5 (4.85%) Adobe
6 5 (4.85%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.88%) Oracle
7 4 (3.88%) Jaspersoft
7 4 (3.88%) Talend
8 3 (2.91%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.97%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (0.97%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (0.97%) McAfee
9 1 (0.97%) Websense
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