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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 70 59 78
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs citing PHP 32 56 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.66% 4.01% 1.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.68% 6.24% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16 34 20
Average salary £32,000 £36,250 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.72% -10.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,225 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £47,050 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
684 897 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 56.95% 64.26% 63.58%
Number of salaries quoted 393 550 509
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 49 (61.25%) JavaScript
2 38 (47.50%) HTML
2 38 (47.50%) CSS
3 36 (45.00%) Python
4 35 (43.75%) Linux
5 29 (36.25%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (35.00%) TDD
7 25 (31.25%) Java
7 25 (31.25%) MySQL
7 25 (31.25%) Open Source
8 23 (28.75%) E-Commerce
9 22 (27.50%) Finance
10 21 (26.25%) OO
11 18 (22.50%) MVC
11 18 (22.50%) MongoDB
11 18 (22.50%) Apache Cassandra
11 18 (22.50%) Magento
12 17 (21.25%) Git (software)
12 17 (21.25%) HTML5
12 17 (21.25%) Spring
13 16 (20.00%) Ruby
13 16 (20.00%) Degree
13 16 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (20.00%) CSS3
14 15 (18.75%) Symfony
14 15 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
14 15 (18.75%) Hibernate
15 14 (17.50%) LAMP
16 13 (16.25%) Middleware
16 13 (16.25%) Pentaho

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (15.00%) Node.js
2 11 (13.75%) Apache
3 6 (7.50%) CMS
3 6 (7.50%) Drupal
4 4 (5.00%) Alfresco
4 4 (5.00%) Mule
4 4 (5.00%) SugarCRM
4 4 (5.00%) JBoss
5 3 (3.75%) SAS
5 3 (3.75%) Apache Pig
6 2 (2.50%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.50%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.25%) WordPress
7 1 (1.25%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) SPSS
2 1 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (22.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.75%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.75%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) Intranet
1 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (31.25%) MySQL
2 18 (22.50%) MongoDB
2 18 (22.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (16.25%) Pentaho
5 12 (15.00%) Big Data
6 11 (13.75%) Hadoop
7 9 (11.25%) NoSQL
7 9 (11.25%) Relational Database
8 7 (8.75%) Apache Hive
9 5 (6.25%) RDBMS
10 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
11 3 (3.75%) DB2
11 3 (3.75%) Sqoop
11 3 (3.75%) Triplestore
11 3 (3.75%) HBase
11 3 (3.75%) Mahout
12 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (21.25%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.25%) Talend Open Studio
3 12 (15.00%) Mockito
4 11 (13.75%) TestNG
4 11 (13.75%) JUnit
5 9 (11.25%) Eclipse
5 9 (11.25%) Gradle
5 9 (11.25%) Jenkins
5 9 (11.25%) Maven
6 6 (7.50%) Subversion
7 2 (2.50%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.25%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.25%) Grunt
8 1 (1.25%) Bower
8 1 (1.25%) gulp
General
1 22 (27.50%) Finance
2 12 (15.00%) Banking
3 10 (12.50%) Games
4 9 (11.25%) Telecoms
5 5 (6.25%) Retail
6 4 (5.00%) Marketing
6 4 (5.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 75 (93.75%) Developer
2 22 (27.50%) PHP Developer
3 12 (15.00%) Python Developer
4 11 (13.75%) Java Developer
4 11 (13.75%) Web Developer
5 9 (11.25%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Graduate
8 3 (3.75%) Big Data Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Junior
8 3 (3.75%) Data Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Junior Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Open Source Developer
9 2 (2.50%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (47.50%) HTML
1 38 (47.50%) CSS
2 17 (21.25%) Spring
2 17 (21.25%) HTML5
3 16 (20.00%) CSS3
4 15 (18.75%) Hibernate
4 15 (18.75%) Symfony
5 14 (17.50%) LAMP
6 13 (16.25%) Middleware
7 11 (13.75%) jQuery
8 10 (12.50%) .NET
9 7 (8.75%) Web Services
10 6 (7.50%) XML
10 6 (7.50%) Yii
10 6 (7.50%) Sass
11 5 (6.25%) AngularJS
12 4 (5.00%) PostGIS
12 4 (5.00%) REST
12 4 (5.00%) XSL
13 3 (3.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) User Experience
2 11 (13.75%) Computer Science
3 10 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.00%) W3C
5 3 (3.75%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.75%) Physics
6 1 (1.25%) GIS
6 1 (1.25%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 35 (43.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.25%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (35.00%) TDD
3 25 (31.25%) Open Source
4 23 (28.75%) E-Commerce
5 21 (26.25%) OO
6 18 (22.50%) MVC
7 16 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (13.75%) MapReduce
9 10 (12.50%) Multithreading
10 7 (8.75%) OOP
10 7 (8.75%) Web Development
11 5 (6.25%) Content Management
11 5 (6.25%) OOD
11 5 (6.25%) DevOps
12 4 (5.00%) Analytics
12 4 (5.00%) OO PHP
12 4 (5.00%) BDD
13 3 (3.75%) Active Record
13 3 (3.75%) Business Development
13 3 (3.75%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 49 (61.25%) JavaScript
2 36 (45.00%) Python
3 25 (31.25%) Java
4 16 (20.00%) Ruby
5 10 (12.50%) SQL
6 9 (11.25%) Perl
7 6 (7.50%) PHP5
8 3 (3.75%) R
8 3 (3.75%) C#
9 1 (1.25%) C++
9 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) HNC
2 3 (3.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) WAI
1 4 (5.00%) Section 508
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Docker
2 3 (3.75%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) Puppet
1 4 (5.00%) Vagrant
2 3 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (16.25%) Talend
2 10 (12.50%) Zend
3 6 (7.50%) Oracle
4 3 (3.75%) Cognos
4 3 (3.75%) Informatica
4 3 (3.75%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (3.75%) Greenplum
4 3 (3.75%) Vertica
4 3 (3.75%) Teradata
4 3 (3.75%) PayPal
4 3 (3.75%) WorldPay
4 3 (3.75%) Netezza
5 1 (1.25%) Alterian
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.25%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.25%) Sybase
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Net Talent
Salary: £30 - £50 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Net Talent
Posted: 17 days ago