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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 62 62 61
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 38 35 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.44% 3.25% 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.24% 4.75% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 14
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £47,750 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
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
725 737 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 65.61% 68.43% 53.72%
Number of salaries quoted 401 452 333
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
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 21 October 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 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 67 (67.68%) JavaScript
2 52 (52.53%) HTML
3 48 (48.48%) Java
3 48 (48.48%) Linux
4 44 (44.44%) MySQL
5 43 (43.43%) CSS
5 43 (43.43%) Python
5 43 (43.43%) Open Source
6 42 (42.42%) OO
7 39 (39.39%) jQuery
8 36 (36.36%) Ruby
9 34 (34.34%) Spring
9 34 (34.34%) Hibernate
10 32 (32.32%) Apache
11 27 (27.27%) MVC
11 27 (27.27%) Drupal
12 24 (24.24%) SQL
13 22 (22.22%) Relational Database
14 21 (21.21%) JBoss
14 21 (21.21%) OOP
15 20 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (20.20%) TDD
15 20 (20.20%) Subversion
16 19 (19.19%) NoSQL
17 17 (17.17%) Software Engineering
17 17 (17.17%) PostgreSQL
18 16 (16.16%) Git (software)
19 15 (15.15%) MongoDB
19 15 (15.15%) Web Development
20 14 (14.14%) UNIX

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 32 (32.32%) Apache
2 27 (27.27%) Drupal
3 21 (21.21%) JBoss
4 12 (12.12%) Tomcat
5 8 (8.08%) Node.js
5 8 (8.08%) CMS
5 8 (8.08%) Joomla!
6 6 (6.06%) Alfresco
6 6 (6.06%) SugarCRM
7 5 (5.05%) Mule
7 5 (5.05%) WordPress
7 5 (5.05%) nginx
8 2 (2.02%) ColdFusion
8 2 (2.02%) ColdFusion MX
8 2 (2.02%) IIS
9 1 (1.01%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.01%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Magento
2 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) SaaS
2 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (3.03%) HTTP
3 2 (2.02%) Intranet
3 2 (2.02%) Extranet
3 2 (2.02%) DNS
3 2 (2.02%) Broadband
3 2 (2.02%) PBX
3 2 (2.02%) VoIP
4 1 (1.01%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (44.44%) MySQL
2 22 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 19 (19.19%) NoSQL
4 17 (17.17%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (15.15%) MongoDB
6 14 (14.14%) Big Data
7 13 (13.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (13.13%) Oracle Database
8 12 (12.12%) RDBMS
8 12 (12.12%) Pentaho
9 9 (9.09%) Hadoop
10 5 (5.05%) SQL Server
10 5 (5.05%) Apache Hive
11 2 (2.02%) Sybase ASE
11 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (20.20%) Subversion
2 16 (16.16%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.08%) Maven
4 7 (7.07%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (5.05%) Jasmine
6 4 (4.04%) Cucumber
6 4 (4.04%) Selenium
7 3 (3.03%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.02%) Mockito
9 1 (1.01%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (1.01%) PHPUnit
9 1 (1.01%) Behat
9 1 (1.01%) Grunt
General
1 10 (10.10%) Finance
2 5 (5.05%) Banking
2 5 (5.05%) Aerospace
2 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.03%) Marketing
3 3 (3.03%) Games
4 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.01%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 80 (80.81%) Developer
2 17 (17.17%) PHP Developer
3 15 (15.15%) Web Developer
4 11 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 10 (10.10%) Senior Developer
6 9 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Software Engineer
7 7 (7.07%) Drupal Developer
8 6 (6.06%) Front-End Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Junior Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Junior
10 4 (4.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 4 (4.04%) Database Engineer
11 3 (3.03%) Sybase Developer
11 3 (3.03%) Senior Software Developer
12 2 (2.02%) Front-End Web Developer
12 2 (2.02%) Junior Java Developer
12 2 (2.02%) Graduate Developer
12 2 (2.02%) Junior Web Developer
12 2 (2.02%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (52.53%) HTML
2 43 (43.43%) CSS
3 39 (39.39%) jQuery
4 34 (34.34%) Spring
4 34 (34.34%) Hibernate
5 13 (13.13%) AngularJS
6 12 (12.12%) XML
6 12 (12.12%) Ajax
6 12 (12.12%) HTML5
7 10 (10.10%) XHTML
8 8 (8.08%) Web Services
9 7 (7.07%) Middleware
10 6 (6.06%) CSS3
11 5 (5.05%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (5.05%) Backbone.js
12 4 (4.04%) WEBrick
12 4 (4.04%) .NET
13 3 (3.03%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 2 (2.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (2.02%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 43 (43.43%) Open Source
2 11 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 8 (8.08%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.04%) GIS
5 3 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.02%) Equities
6 2 (2.02%) BBC
6 2 (2.02%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.02%) Physics
6 2 (2.02%) Tandem
7 1 (1.01%) DTV
7 1 (1.01%) Web 2.0
7 1 (1.01%) Interactive TV
7 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (48.48%) Linux
2 14 (14.14%) UNIX
3 7 (7.07%) CentOS
3 7 (7.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (6.06%) Ubuntu
5 5 (5.05%) Windows
6 2 (2.02%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.02%) Android
7 1 (1.01%) HPUX
7 1 (1.01%) Solaris
7 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.01%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (42.42%) OO
2 27 (27.27%) MVC
3 21 (21.21%) OOP
4 20 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (20.20%) TDD
5 17 (17.17%) Software Engineering
6 15 (15.15%) Web Development
7 9 (9.09%) BDD
7 9 (9.09%) MapReduce
8 7 (7.07%) Data Modelling
8 7 (7.07%) Performance Management
9 6 (6.06%) Scrum
9 6 (6.06%) OOD
10 5 (5.05%) Content Management
11 4 (4.04%) Release Management
11 4 (4.04%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (4.04%) Performance Analysis
11 4 (4.04%) E-Commerce
12 3 (3.03%) Web Design
12 3 (3.03%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 67 (67.68%) JavaScript
2 48 (48.48%) Java
3 43 (43.43%) Python
4 36 (36.36%) Ruby
5 24 (24.24%) SQL
6 13 (13.13%) Perl
7 8 (8.08%) PHP5
7 8 (8.08%) Jython
8 7 (7.07%) T-SQL
9 6 (6.06%) C++
10 5 (5.05%) C#
10 5 (5.05%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.02%) C
12 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.01%) AWK
12 1 (1.01%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 12 (12.12%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.06%) Puppet
2 5 (5.05%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.01%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (13.13%) Oracle
2 7 (7.07%) Sybase
2 7 (7.07%) Red Hat
2 7 (7.07%) Talend
3 4 (4.04%) Twitter
4 3 (3.03%) Adobe
4 3 (3.03%) Zend
5 2 (2.02%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.01%) SAP
6 1 (1.01%) HP
6 1 (1.01%) VMware
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Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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