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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 45 70 42
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -28
Permanent jobs citing PHP 53 39 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.60% 2.96% 4.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.54% 4.34% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 40 31 29
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,500 £47,500
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
703 899 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 60.97% 68.31% 63.87%
Number of salaries quoted 462 553 308
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 February 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 63 (72.41%) JavaScript
2 52 (59.77%) HTML
3 47 (54.02%) CSS
4 33 (37.93%) Linux
4 33 (37.93%) OO
4 33 (37.93%) Python
5 29 (33.33%) jQuery
5 29 (33.33%) Open Source
6 27 (31.03%) TDD
7 26 (29.89%) Java
8 25 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (26.44%) Spring
9 23 (26.44%) Hibernate
9 23 (26.44%) Drupal
9 23 (26.44%) MySQL
10 21 (24.14%) NoSQL
11 19 (21.84%) SQL
11 19 (21.84%) Finance
12 18 (20.69%) Apache
12 18 (20.69%) MongoDB
12 18 (20.69%) HTML5
13 17 (19.54%) Data Integration
13 17 (19.54%) Git (software)
13 17 (19.54%) Big Data
13 17 (19.54%) JBoss
13 17 (19.54%) Ruby
14 16 (18.39%) Maven
14 16 (18.39%) E-Commerce
14 16 (18.39%) CSS3
14 16 (18.39%) Pentaho

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (26.44%) Drupal
2 18 (20.69%) Apache
3 17 (19.54%) JBoss
4 13 (14.94%) CMS
5 11 (12.64%) Node.js
6 8 (9.20%) Tomcat
7 7 (8.05%) SugarCRM
7 7 (8.05%) Alfresco
7 7 (8.05%) Mule
8 4 (4.60%) WordPress
8 4 (4.60%) Joomla!
9 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.15%) ColdFusion
9 1 (1.15%) ColdFusion MX
9 1 (1.15%) IIS
9 1 (1.15%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Office
2 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) HTTP
1 1 (1.15%) DNS
1 1 (1.15%) Intranet
1 1 (1.15%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.44%) MySQL
2 21 (24.14%) NoSQL
3 18 (20.69%) MongoDB
4 17 (19.54%) Big Data
5 16 (18.39%) Pentaho
6 15 (17.24%) Hadoop
7 14 (16.09%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (14.94%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (8.05%) Apache Hive
10 6 (6.90%) Relational Database
11 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database
12 3 (3.45%) RDBMS
13 2 (2.30%) Sybase ASE
13 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
14 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (19.54%) Git (software)
2 16 (18.39%) Maven
3 15 (17.24%) Talend Open Studio
4 10 (11.49%) Jenkins
5 9 (10.34%) Subversion
6 6 (6.90%) Mockito
7 5 (5.75%) TestNG
7 5 (5.75%) Selenium
7 5 (5.75%) JUnit
7 5 (5.75%) Eclipse
7 5 (5.75%) Gradle
8 4 (4.60%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.15%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (21.84%) Finance
2 9 (10.34%) Banking
3 7 (8.05%) Aerospace
3 7 (8.05%) Games
3 7 (8.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.30%) Marketing
5 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (82.76%) Developer
2 28 (32.18%) PHP Developer
3 12 (13.79%) Web Developer
4 11 (12.64%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Python Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Drupal Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (3.45%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (3.45%) Database Engineer
7 3 (3.45%) Junior Developer
7 3 (3.45%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (3.45%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.45%) Junior
8 2 (2.30%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.30%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (2.30%) Team Leader
8 2 (2.30%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (2.30%) Magento Developer
8 2 (2.30%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 2 (2.30%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (59.77%) HTML
2 47 (54.02%) CSS
3 29 (33.33%) jQuery
4 23 (26.44%) Hibernate
4 23 (26.44%) Spring
5 18 (20.69%) HTML5
6 16 (18.39%) CSS3
7 15 (17.24%) AngularJS
8 13 (14.94%) Middleware
8 13 (14.94%) Ajax
9 11 (12.64%) Symfony
10 8 (9.20%) LAMP
11 7 (8.05%) PostGIS
11 7 (8.05%) .NET
12 6 (6.90%) Ember.js
13 4 (4.60%) CodeIgniter
13 4 (4.60%) XML
13 4 (4.60%) XHTML
14 3 (3.45%) Web Services
14 3 (3.45%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 29 (33.33%) Open Source
2 17 (19.54%) Data Integration
3 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.30%) User Experience
5 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.30%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.30%) Equities
6 1 (1.15%) Tandem
6 1 (1.15%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.15%) GIS
6 1 (1.15%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 33 (37.93%) Linux
2 6 (6.90%) UNIX
3 2 (2.30%) Windows
3 2 (2.30%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.15%) CentOS
4 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.15%) HPUX
4 1 (1.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.93%) OO
2 27 (31.03%) TDD
3 25 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (18.39%) E-Commerce
5 15 (17.24%) MVC
5 15 (17.24%) MapReduce
6 13 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (11.49%) OO PHP
7 10 (11.49%) Software Engineering
8 9 (10.34%) Web Development
9 7 (8.05%) OOD
9 7 (8.05%) Multithreading
10 6 (6.90%) BDD
11 5 (5.75%) Content Management
12 4 (4.60%) OOP
13 3 (3.45%) Data Modelling
13 3 (3.45%) Release Management
13 3 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (3.45%) Performance Analysis
13 3 (3.45%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 63 (72.41%) JavaScript
2 33 (37.93%) Python
3 26 (29.89%) Java
4 19 (21.84%) SQL
5 17 (19.54%) Ruby
6 11 (12.64%) Perl
7 4 (4.60%) C#
8 3 (3.45%) C++
8 3 (3.45%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.45%) PHP5
8 3 (3.45%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.30%) Jython
10 1 (1.15%) VBA
10 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) VCP4
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) Puppet
2 6 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.30%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 15 (17.24%) Talend
2 8 (9.20%) Zend
3 4 (4.60%) Oracle
4 3 (3.45%) Sybase
5 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.15%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.15%) Hyland
6 1 (1.15%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.15%) Adobe
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