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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 54 68 59
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 48 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.63% 2.81% 2.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.67% 4.38% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 20
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £28,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,000 £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
847 707 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 63.97% 63.98% 58.10%
Number of salaries quoted 479 453 345
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £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 19 September 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 76 (67.86%) JavaScript
2 56 (50.00%) HTML
3 54 (48.21%) Java
3 54 (48.21%) Linux
4 51 (45.54%) Python
4 51 (45.54%) Open Source
5 49 (43.75%) Ruby
6 48 (42.86%) CSS
7 47 (41.96%) MySQL
8 46 (41.07%) OO
8 46 (41.07%) jQuery
9 41 (36.61%) Spring
9 41 (36.61%) Hibernate
10 37 (33.04%) Apache
10 37 (33.04%) Drupal
11 28 (25.00%) JBoss
11 28 (25.00%) MVC
11 28 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (22.32%) Relational Database
13 24 (21.43%) OOP
14 23 (20.54%) SQL
14 23 (20.54%) Subversion
15 22 (19.64%) TDD
15 22 (19.64%) NoSQL
16 20 (17.86%) Software Engineering
17 19 (16.96%) PostgreSQL
17 19 (16.96%) HTML5
18 18 (16.07%) MongoDB
18 18 (16.07%) Git (software)
18 18 (16.07%) Big Data

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 37 (33.04%) Apache
1 37 (33.04%) Drupal
2 16 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 12 (10.71%) Joomla!
4 11 (9.82%) Node.js
4 11 (9.82%) CMS
5 7 (6.25%) SugarCRM
5 7 (6.25%) Alfresco
5 7 (6.25%) WordPress
6 6 (5.36%) nginx
7 4 (3.57%) Mule
8 2 (1.79%) ColdFusion
8 2 (1.79%) ColdFusion MX
8 2 (1.79%) IIS
8 2 (1.79%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.89%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 9 (8.04%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.46%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Magento
2 1 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.36%) SaaS
2 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.57%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (2.68%) HTTP
3 2 (1.79%) DNS
3 2 (1.79%) Broadband
3 2 (1.79%) PBX
3 2 (1.79%) VoIP
3 2 (1.79%) Intranet
3 2 (1.79%) Extranet
4 1 (0.89%) Firewall
4 1 (0.89%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.89%) Network Security
4 1 (0.89%) Internet
4 1 (0.89%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.89%) FTP
4 1 (0.89%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (41.96%) MySQL
2 25 (22.32%) Relational Database
3 22 (19.64%) NoSQL
4 19 (16.96%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (16.07%) MongoDB
5 18 (16.07%) Big Data
6 15 (13.39%) Pentaho
7 14 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (11.61%) Oracle Database
8 13 (11.61%) RDBMS
9 10 (8.93%) Hadoop
10 5 (4.46%) SQL Server
11 4 (3.57%) Apache Hive
12 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.79%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 23 (20.54%) Subversion
2 18 (16.07%) Git (software)
3 11 (9.82%) Maven
4 8 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
5 7 (6.25%) Jasmine
6 6 (5.36%) Selenium
7 5 (4.46%) Dreamweaver
7 5 (4.46%) Cucumber
7 5 (4.46%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.79%) Mockito
9 1 (0.89%) Grunt
9 1 (0.89%) Behat
9 1 (0.89%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (8.04%) Finance
2 8 (7.14%) Marketing
3 5 (4.46%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.57%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.68%) Games
5 3 (2.68%) Banking
6 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.89%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 94 (83.93%) Developer
2 22 (19.64%) PHP Developer
3 18 (16.07%) Web Developer
4 16 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 13 (11.61%) Senior Developer
6 10 (8.93%) Software Developer
7 7 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 7 (6.25%) Drupal Developer
8 5 (4.46%) Junior
8 5 (4.46%) Junior Developer
8 5 (4.46%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 4 (3.57%) Database Engineer
9 4 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (2.68%) PHP Web Developer
10 3 (2.68%) Junior Java Developer
10 3 (2.68%) Sybase Developer
10 3 (2.68%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (2.68%) Creative Web Developer
11 2 (1.79%) Senior Web Developer
11 2 (1.79%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (50.00%) HTML
2 48 (42.86%) CSS
3 46 (41.07%) jQuery
4 41 (36.61%) Hibernate
4 41 (36.61%) Spring
5 19 (16.96%) HTML5
6 17 (15.18%) AngularJS
7 11 (9.82%) CSS3
7 11 (9.82%) XML
8 10 (8.93%) Ajax
9 9 (8.04%) XHTML
10 8 (7.14%) Middleware
11 7 (6.25%) Web Services
12 6 (5.36%) Ruby on Rails
12 6 (5.36%) Sass
12 6 (5.36%) LESS
13 5 (4.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (4.46%) Backbone.js
13 5 (4.46%) .NET
14 4 (3.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (45.54%) Open Source
2 16 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 8 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.36%) GIS
5 5 (4.46%) Web 2.0
5 5 (4.46%) User Experience
6 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.68%) Social Media
8 2 (1.79%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.79%) Physics
8 2 (1.79%) Equities
8 2 (1.79%) Tandem
9 1 (0.89%) Interactive TV
9 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.89%) BBC
9 1 (0.89%) DTV
9 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 54 (48.21%) Linux
2 16 (14.29%) UNIX
3 11 (9.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (6.25%) Ubuntu
4 7 (6.25%) CentOS
5 4 (3.57%) Windows
6 2 (1.79%) Android
6 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.89%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (41.07%) OO
2 28 (25.00%) MVC
2 28 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (21.43%) OOP
4 22 (19.64%) TDD
5 20 (17.86%) Software Engineering
6 16 (14.29%) Web Development
7 10 (8.93%) BDD
7 10 (8.93%) MapReduce
8 8 (7.14%) Web Design
8 8 (7.14%) OOD
9 7 (6.25%) Data Modelling
9 7 (6.25%) Scrum
9 7 (6.25%) Performance Management
9 7 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (5.36%) Content Management
10 6 (5.36%) OO PHP
11 4 (3.57%) E-Commerce
11 4 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (3.57%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 76 (67.86%) JavaScript
2 54 (48.21%) Java
3 51 (45.54%) Python
4 49 (43.75%) Ruby
5 23 (20.54%) SQL
6 14 (12.50%) Perl
7 11 (9.82%) Jython
8 10 (8.93%) PHP5
9 7 (6.25%) T-SQL
10 6 (5.36%) C#
10 6 (5.36%) C++
11 4 (3.57%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.79%) Groovy
12 2 (1.79%) AWK
12 2 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (10.71%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (7.14%) Puppet
2 7 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.89%) Ansible
3 1 (0.89%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 28 (25.00%) JBoss
2 13 (11.61%) Oracle
3 9 (8.04%) Red Hat
4 8 (7.14%) Talend
5 7 (6.25%) Twitter
5 7 (6.25%) Adobe
5 7 (6.25%) Sybase
6 5 (4.46%) Zend
7 3 (2.68%) Facebook
8 2 (1.79%) Jaspersoft
8 2 (1.79%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.89%) SAP
9 1 (0.89%) McAfee
9 1 (0.89%) Websense
9 1 (0.89%) VMware
9 1 (0.89%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (0.89%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (0.89%) HP
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