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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 52 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 52 57 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.16% 3.96% 4.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.20% 6.22% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 44 41 43
Average salary £35,750 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £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
722 917 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 57.81% 63.72% 69.19%
Number of salaries quoted 449 584 389
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 17 April 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 69 (74.19%) JavaScript
2 54 (58.06%) HTML
3 53 (56.99%) CSS
4 36 (38.71%) Python
5 32 (34.41%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (33.33%) TDD
6 31 (33.33%) Open Source
6 31 (33.33%) OO
7 29 (31.18%) Java
8 27 (29.03%) MySQL
8 27 (29.03%) Linux
9 25 (26.88%) HTML5
10 23 (24.73%) E-Commerce
10 23 (24.73%) Git (software)
10 23 (24.73%) Spring
11 22 (23.66%) Hibernate
11 22 (23.66%) CSS3
12 21 (22.58%) jQuery
13 20 (21.51%) Drupal
13 20 (21.51%) Ruby
13 20 (21.51%) Finance
13 20 (21.51%) MongoDB
14 18 (19.35%) NoSQL
15 17 (18.28%) MVC
15 17 (18.28%) Symfony
16 16 (17.20%) Data Integration
16 16 (17.20%) Maven
16 16 (17.20%) PostgreSQL
16 16 (17.20%) LAMP
16 16 (17.20%) Node.js

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 20 (21.51%) Drupal
2 16 (17.20%) Node.js
3 15 (16.13%) CMS
4 14 (15.05%) Apache
5 13 (13.98%) JBoss
6 6 (6.45%) Alfresco
6 6 (6.45%) Mule
6 6 (6.45%) Tomcat
6 6 (6.45%) SugarCRM
7 4 (4.30%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.08%) WordPress
8 1 (1.08%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Office
2 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (9.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) Intranet
1 1 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (29.03%) MySQL
2 20 (21.51%) MongoDB
3 18 (19.35%) NoSQL
4 16 (17.20%) Big Data
4 16 (17.20%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (16.13%) Pentaho
5 15 (16.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (13.98%) Hadoop
7 7 (7.53%) Relational Database
8 6 (6.45%) Apache Hive
9 4 (4.30%) SQL Server
10 3 (3.23%) RDBMS
10 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (24.73%) Git (software)
2 16 (17.20%) Maven
3 14 (15.05%) Talend Open Studio
4 10 (10.75%) Subversion
4 10 (10.75%) Jenkins
5 9 (9.68%) Mockito
6 8 (8.60%) TestNG
6 8 (8.60%) JUnit
7 7 (7.53%) Eclipse
7 7 (7.53%) Gradle
8 3 (3.23%) Selenium
8 3 (3.23%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.15%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
General
1 20 (21.51%) Finance
2 8 (8.60%) Games
3 7 (7.53%) Banking
3 7 (7.53%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.45%) Aerospace
5 5 (5.38%) Marketing
6 3 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 86 (92.47%) Developer
2 36 (38.71%) PHP Developer
3 14 (15.05%) Web Developer
4 13 (13.98%) Java Developer
5 8 (8.60%) Python Developer
6 7 (7.53%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Drupal Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (3.23%) PHP Web Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Senior PHP Developer
9 2 (2.15%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.15%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 2 (2.15%) PHP Magento Developer
9 2 (2.15%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 2 (2.15%) Magento Developer
9 2 (2.15%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.15%) Junior
9 2 (2.15%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (2.15%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (58.06%) HTML
2 53 (56.99%) CSS
3 25 (26.88%) HTML5
4 23 (24.73%) Spring
5 22 (23.66%) Hibernate
5 22 (23.66%) CSS3
6 21 (22.58%) jQuery
7 17 (18.28%) Symfony
8 16 (17.20%) LAMP
9 15 (16.13%) AngularJS
10 14 (15.05%) Middleware
11 10 (10.75%) .NET
12 7 (7.53%) Ajax
12 7 (7.53%) Ember.js
13 6 (6.45%) PostGIS
14 5 (5.38%) Yii
15 4 (4.30%) Laravel
15 4 (4.30%) CodeIgniter
16 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET
17 2 (2.15%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (33.33%) Open Source
2 16 (17.20%) Data Integration
3 8 (8.60%) User Experience
4 7 (7.53%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.15%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.08%) GIS
7 1 (1.08%) Tandem
7 1 (1.08%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 27 (29.03%) Linux
2 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.41%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (33.33%) TDD
2 31 (33.33%) OO
3 23 (24.73%) E-Commerce
4 17 (18.28%) MVC
5 15 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (13.98%) MapReduce
7 11 (11.83%) OO PHP
8 9 (9.68%) Software Engineering
9 8 (8.60%) Content Management
9 8 (8.60%) OOD
9 8 (8.60%) BDD
10 7 (7.53%) Multithreading
10 7 (7.53%) Mobile Development
10 7 (7.53%) Web Development
11 5 (5.38%) DevOps
11 5 (5.38%) OOP
12 3 (3.23%) Continuous Delivery
13 2 (2.15%) Mentoring
13 2 (2.15%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 69 (74.19%) JavaScript
2 36 (38.71%) Python
3 29 (31.18%) Java
4 20 (21.51%) Ruby
5 13 (13.98%) SQL
6 8 (8.60%) Perl
7 5 (5.38%) C#
8 3 (3.23%) C++
8 3 (3.23%) PHP5
9 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.08%) VBA
9 1 (1.08%) Jython
Qualifications
1 10 (10.75%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (7.53%) Puppet
2 4 (4.30%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.23%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 14 (15.05%) Talend
2 11 (11.83%) Zend
3 3 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.08%) Adobe
4 1 (1.08%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.08%) Hyland
4 1 (1.08%) Alterian
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