The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 57 66 61
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 48 32 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.76% 2.93% 2.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.87% 4.54% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 30 24 19
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,575 £26,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,800 £42,000
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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
818 705 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 64.16% 64.44% 55.30%
Number of salaries quoted 465 429 334
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 1 October 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 70 (66.04%) JavaScript
2 56 (52.83%) HTML
3 51 (48.11%) Linux
4 50 (47.17%) Java
5 46 (43.40%) CSS
5 46 (43.40%) Python
5 46 (43.40%) Open Source
6 43 (40.57%) jQuery
6 43 (40.57%) OO
6 43 (40.57%) MySQL
7 42 (39.62%) Ruby
8 36 (33.96%) Spring
8 36 (33.96%) Hibernate
9 35 (33.02%) Apache
10 32 (30.19%) Drupal
11 26 (24.53%) MVC
12 24 (22.64%) SQL
13 23 (21.70%) JBoss
14 22 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (20.75%) Relational Database
15 21 (19.81%) TDD
15 21 (19.81%) Subversion
15 21 (19.81%) OOP
16 20 (18.87%) NoSQL
17 18 (16.98%) Software Engineering
18 17 (16.04%) PostgreSQL
18 17 (16.04%) Git (software)
19 16 (15.09%) HTML5
19 16 (15.09%) MongoDB
20 15 (14.15%) Web Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 35 (33.02%) Apache
2 32 (30.19%) Drupal
3 14 (13.21%) Tomcat
4 11 (10.38%) Joomla!
5 9 (8.49%) Node.js
5 9 (8.49%) CMS
6 7 (6.60%) WordPress
7 6 (5.66%) SugarCRM
7 6 (5.66%) Alfresco
7 6 (5.66%) nginx
8 5 (4.72%) Mule
9 2 (1.89%) ColdFusion
9 2 (1.89%) ColdFusion MX
9 2 (1.89%) IIS
10 1 (0.94%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (7.55%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.77%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Magento
2 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) SaaS
2 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) HTTP
1 4 (3.77%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (1.89%) Intranet
2 2 (1.89%) Extranet
2 2 (1.89%) DNS
2 2 (1.89%) Broadband
2 2 (1.89%) PBX
2 2 (1.89%) VoIP
3 1 (0.94%) tcpdump
3 1 (0.94%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.94%) Network Security
3 1 (0.94%) LDAP
3 1 (0.94%) FTP
3 1 (0.94%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.94%) Internet
3 1 (0.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (40.57%) MySQL
2 22 (20.75%) Relational Database
3 20 (18.87%) NoSQL
4 17 (16.04%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (15.09%) MongoDB
6 15 (14.15%) Big Data
7 14 (13.21%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (12.26%) Pentaho
9 12 (11.32%) Oracle Database
10 11 (10.38%) RDBMS
11 9 (8.49%) Hadoop
12 5 (4.72%) Apache Hive
12 5 (4.72%) SQL Server
13 2 (1.89%) Sybase ASE
13 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 21 (19.81%) Subversion
2 17 (16.04%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.49%) Maven
4 7 (6.60%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (4.72%) Jasmine
6 4 (3.77%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (3.77%) Selenium
6 4 (3.77%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.83%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.89%) Mockito
9 1 (0.94%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.94%) Behat
9 1 (0.94%) Grunt
General
1 10 (9.43%) Finance
2 6 (5.66%) Marketing
3 5 (4.72%) Aerospace
3 5 (4.72%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.77%) Banking
5 3 (2.83%) Games
6 1 (0.94%) Electronics
6 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 86 (81.13%) Developer
2 18 (16.98%) PHP Developer
3 17 (16.04%) Web Developer
4 13 (12.26%) Java Developer
5 11 (10.38%) Senior Developer
6 9 (8.49%) Software Developer
7 7 (6.60%) Drupal Developer
8 6 (5.66%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Front-End Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Junior Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Junior
10 4 (3.77%) Database Engineer
10 4 (3.77%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 3 (2.83%) Sybase Developer
11 3 (2.83%) Senior Software Developer
12 2 (1.89%) Graduate Developer
12 2 (1.89%) Junior Web Developer
12 2 (1.89%) Senior Web Developer
12 2 (1.89%) Junior Java Developer
12 2 (1.89%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (52.83%) HTML
2 46 (43.40%) CSS
3 43 (40.57%) jQuery
4 36 (33.96%) Spring
4 36 (33.96%) Hibernate
5 16 (15.09%) HTML5
6 14 (13.21%) AngularJS
7 12 (11.32%) Ajax
7 12 (11.32%) XML
8 10 (9.43%) XHTML
9 9 (8.49%) CSS3
10 8 (7.55%) Web Services
11 7 (6.60%) Middleware
12 6 (5.66%) Ruby on Rails
13 5 (4.72%) Backbone.js
13 5 (4.72%) Sass
13 5 (4.72%) LESS
13 5 (4.72%) WEBrick
13 5 (4.72%) .NET
14 4 (3.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 46 (43.40%) Open Source
2 12 (11.32%) Data Integration
3 8 (7.55%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.77%) GIS
4 4 (3.77%) Web 2.0
4 4 (3.77%) User Experience
4 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.89%) BBC
5 2 (1.89%) Equities
5 2 (1.89%) Tandem
5 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.89%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.89%) Physics
5 2 (1.89%) Social Media
6 1 (0.94%) Interactive TV
6 1 (0.94%) DTV
6 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 51 (48.11%) Linux
2 15 (14.15%) UNIX
3 7 (6.60%) CentOS
3 7 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (6.60%) Ubuntu
4 6 (5.66%) Windows
5 2 (1.89%) Android
5 2 (1.89%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.94%) HPUX
6 1 (0.94%) Solaris
6 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.94%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (40.57%) OO
2 26 (24.53%) MVC
3 22 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (19.81%) TDD
4 21 (19.81%) OOP
5 18 (16.98%) Software Engineering
6 15 (14.15%) Web Development
7 10 (9.43%) BDD
8 9 (8.49%) MapReduce
9 7 (6.60%) Performance Management
9 7 (6.60%) Data Modelling
9 7 (6.60%) Scrum
10 6 (5.66%) Web Design
10 6 (5.66%) OOD
11 5 (4.72%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (4.72%) Content Management
12 4 (3.77%) E-Commerce
12 4 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (3.77%) Performance Analysis
12 4 (3.77%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 70 (66.04%) JavaScript
2 50 (47.17%) Java
3 46 (43.40%) Python
4 42 (39.62%) Ruby
5 24 (22.64%) SQL
6 14 (13.21%) Perl
7 9 (8.49%) Jython
8 8 (7.55%) PHP5
9 7 (6.60%) T-SQL
10 6 (5.66%) C#
10 6 (5.66%) C++
11 5 (4.72%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.89%) C
13 1 (0.94%) Groovy
13 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.94%) AWK
Qualifications
1 12 (11.32%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.66%) Puppet
2 5 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (21.70%) JBoss
2 12 (11.32%) Oracle
3 7 (6.60%) Talend
3 7 (6.60%) Sybase
3 7 (6.60%) Red Hat
4 6 (5.66%) Adobe
4 6 (5.66%) Twitter
5 3 (2.83%) Zend
6 2 (1.89%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.89%) Facebook
7 1 (0.94%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (0.94%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (0.94%) SAP
7 1 (0.94%) HP
7 1 (0.94%) McAfee
7 1 (0.94%) Websense
7 1 (0.94%) VMware
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