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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 65 49 63
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Permanent jobs citing PHP 35 60 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.00% 4.53% 3.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.48% 7.07% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29 46 30
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £46,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
639 849 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 54.71% 64.08% 69.15%
Number of salaries quoted 380 557 469
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 62 (71.26%) JavaScript
2 51 (58.62%) HTML
3 49 (56.32%) CSS
4 36 (41.38%) Python
5 33 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (36.78%) TDD
7 30 (34.48%) Open Source
8 28 (32.18%) OO
9 26 (29.89%) Linux
9 26 (29.89%) Java
10 24 (27.59%) MySQL
10 24 (27.59%) HTML5
11 21 (24.14%) Git (software)
11 21 (24.14%) CSS3
12 20 (22.99%) MongoDB
12 20 (22.99%) Spring
12 20 (22.99%) E-Commerce
13 19 (21.84%) Hibernate
13 19 (21.84%) Finance
14 18 (20.69%) Ruby
14 18 (20.69%) jQuery
15 17 (19.54%) Symfony
15 17 (19.54%) Drupal
16 16 (18.39%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (18.39%) NoSQL
17 15 (17.24%) Data Integration
17 15 (17.24%) Apache Cassandra
18 14 (16.09%) Middleware
18 14 (16.09%) PostgreSQL
18 14 (16.09%) MVC

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 17 (19.54%) Drupal
2 14 (16.09%) Node.js
3 13 (14.94%) CMS
4 10 (11.49%) Apache
5 9 (10.34%) JBoss
6 6 (6.90%) SugarCRM
6 6 (6.90%) Alfresco
6 6 (6.90%) Mule
7 4 (4.60%) Joomla!
8 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.30%) Umbraco
10 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.15%) SilverStripe
10 1 (1.15%) WordPress
10 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.15%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) Intranet
1 1 (1.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (27.59%) MySQL
2 20 (22.99%) MongoDB
3 16 (18.39%) NoSQL
4 15 (17.24%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (16.09%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (16.09%) Big Data
6 13 (14.94%) Pentaho
7 11 (12.64%) Hadoop
8 6 (6.90%) Apache Hive
9 5 (5.75%) Relational Database
10 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
11 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (24.14%) Git (software)
2 14 (16.09%) Maven
3 13 (14.94%) Talend Open Studio
4 10 (11.49%) Mockito
5 9 (10.34%) JUnit
5 9 (10.34%) TestNG
5 9 (10.34%) Jenkins
6 8 (9.20%) Gradle
6 8 (9.20%) Subversion
6 8 (9.20%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.45%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.15%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.15%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.15%) Selenium
General
1 19 (21.84%) Finance
2 8 (9.20%) Games
3 7 (8.05%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.05%) Banking
4 6 (6.90%) Aerospace
5 5 (5.75%) Marketing
6 3 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 83 (95.40%) Developer
2 32 (36.78%) PHP Developer
3 15 (17.24%) Web Developer
4 14 (16.09%) Java Developer
5 10 (11.49%) Python Developer
6 8 (9.20%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Drupal Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (3.45%) PHP Web Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (2.30%) Lead Developer
10 2 (2.30%) Senior Web Developer
10 2 (2.30%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.30%) Magento Developer
10 2 (2.30%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 2 (2.30%) PHP Magento Developer
11 1 (1.15%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 1 (1.15%) Team Leader
11 1 (1.15%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (58.62%) HTML
2 49 (56.32%) CSS
3 24 (27.59%) HTML5
4 21 (24.14%) CSS3
5 20 (22.99%) Spring
6 19 (21.84%) Hibernate
7 18 (20.69%) jQuery
8 17 (19.54%) Symfony
9 14 (16.09%) Middleware
9 14 (16.09%) LAMP
10 12 (13.79%) AngularJS
11 10 (11.49%) .NET
12 6 (6.90%) Ajax
12 6 (6.90%) Ember.js
13 5 (5.75%) PostGIS
13 5 (5.75%) Yii
14 4 (4.60%) Laravel
15 3 (3.45%) CodeIgniter
16 2 (2.30%) Zend Framework
16 2 (2.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (34.48%) Open Source
2 15 (17.24%) Data Integration
3 9 (10.34%) User Experience
4 7 (8.05%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.30%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.15%) GIS
7 1 (1.15%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 26 (29.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (36.78%) TDD
3 28 (32.18%) OO
4 20 (22.99%) E-Commerce
5 16 (18.39%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (16.09%) MVC
7 11 (12.64%) MapReduce
8 9 (10.34%) BDD
8 9 (10.34%) OO PHP
9 8 (9.20%) Multithreading
9 8 (9.20%) OOD
10 6 (6.90%) Web Development
10 6 (6.90%) Content Management
10 6 (6.90%) Software Engineering
10 6 (6.90%) DevOps
10 6 (6.90%) Mobile Development
11 5 (5.75%) OOP
12 3 (3.45%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.45%) Continuous Delivery
13 2 (2.30%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 62 (71.26%) JavaScript
2 36 (41.38%) Python
3 26 (29.89%) Java
4 18 (20.69%) Ruby
5 9 (10.34%) SQL
6 8 (9.20%) Perl
7 4 (4.60%) C#
8 3 (3.45%) PHP5
9 1 (1.15%) C++
9 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (11.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) Puppet
2 4 (4.60%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (14.94%) Talend
2 10 (11.49%) Zend
3 3 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.15%) Adobe
4 1 (1.15%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.15%) Hyland
4 1 (1.15%) Alterian
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