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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 68 52 68
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Permanent jobs citing PHP 40 45 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.93% 4.14% 3.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.40% 6.88% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 29 35 32
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
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
741 654 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 54.29% 60.22% 68.09%
Number of salaries quoted 431 435 489
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 8 February 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 52 (73.24%) JavaScript
2 49 (69.01%) HTML
3 47 (66.20%) CSS
4 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (29.58%) Degree
6 20 (28.17%) Ajax
7 19 (26.76%) Computer Science
8 18 (25.35%) MVC
8 18 (25.35%) OO
8 18 (25.35%) Git (software)
9 17 (23.94%) Open Source
9 17 (23.94%) E-Commerce
10 16 (22.54%) Drupal
11 15 (21.13%) Python
12 14 (19.72%) .NET
12 14 (19.72%) HTML5
13 13 (18.31%) Relational Database
13 13 (18.31%) jQuery
14 12 (16.90%) Symfony
14 12 (16.90%) TDD
14 12 (16.90%) Google
14 12 (16.90%) Linux
14 12 (16.90%) Finance
14 12 (16.90%) CSS3
15 11 (15.49%) Facebook
15 11 (15.49%) Ubuntu
16 10 (14.08%) Banking
16 10 (14.08%) Zend
16 10 (14.08%) Wiki
16 10 (14.08%) Joomla!

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 16 (22.54%) Drupal
2 10 (14.08%) CMS
2 10 (14.08%) Joomla!
3 7 (9.86%) Apache
4 5 (7.04%) Node.js
5 3 (4.23%) JBoss
5 3 (4.23%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.82%) Alfresco
6 2 (2.82%) Mule
6 2 (2.82%) nginx
6 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.82%) SugarCRM
7 1 (1.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.41%) Content Management Server
7 1 (1.41%) Magnolia
7 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (14.08%) osCommerce
2 6 (8.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.82%) GitHub
2 1 (1.41%) AdWords
2 1 (1.41%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Firewall
1 4 (5.63%) FTP
1 4 (5.63%) HTTP
1 4 (5.63%) HTTPS
1 4 (5.63%) SSL
1 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.82%) tcpdump
2 2 (2.82%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) Relational Database
2 9 (12.68%) MySQL
3 7 (9.86%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (7.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (7.04%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.04%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.23%) Big Data
6 2 (2.82%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.82%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (25.35%) Git (software)
2 9 (12.68%) Subversion
3 3 (4.23%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.23%) Gradle
3 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.23%) JUnit
3 3 (4.23%) Maven
3 3 (4.23%) Mockito
3 3 (4.23%) TestNG
4 2 (2.82%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.41%) Bower
5 1 (1.41%) Grunt
5 1 (1.41%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (16.90%) Finance
2 10 (14.08%) Banking
3 7 (9.86%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.45%) Games
5 2 (2.82%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.82%) Marketing
6 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 64 (90.14%) Developer
2 23 (32.39%) Web Developer
3 19 (26.76%) PHP Developer
4 7 (9.86%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (8.45%) Python Developer
6 5 (7.04%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Magento Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.63%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (5.63%) Information Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Information Security Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Security Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (69.01%) HTML
2 47 (66.20%) CSS
3 20 (28.17%) Ajax
4 14 (19.72%) .NET
4 14 (19.72%) HTML5
5 13 (18.31%) jQuery
6 12 (16.90%) CSS3
6 12 (16.90%) Symfony
7 10 (14.08%) Web Services
8 9 (12.68%) CodeIgniter
9 8 (11.27%) Sass
10 7 (9.86%) AngularJS
10 7 (9.86%) Ember.js
10 7 (9.86%) Hibernate
10 7 (9.86%) Spring
11 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET
11 5 (7.04%) LAMP
12 3 (4.23%) Middleware
12 3 (4.23%) Struts
13 2 (2.82%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.76%) Computer Science
2 10 (14.08%) User Experience
2 10 (14.08%) Wiki
3 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.23%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.82%) Blog
7 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.90%) Linux
2 11 (15.49%) Ubuntu
3 5 (7.04%) Windows
4 4 (5.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.35%) MVC
2 18 (25.35%) OO
3 17 (23.94%) E-Commerce
3 17 (23.94%) Open Source
4 12 (16.90%) TDD
5 10 (14.08%) Web Development
6 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (12.68%) OO PHP
7 7 (9.86%) Front End Development
8 6 (8.45%) Multithreading
9 5 (7.04%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (5.63%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.63%) Content Management
10 4 (5.63%) Information Security
10 4 (5.63%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (5.63%) Malware Analysis
10 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.63%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 3 (4.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (73.24%) JavaScript
2 15 (21.13%) Python
3 10 (14.08%) Java
4 9 (12.68%) SQL
5 6 (8.45%) C#
5 6 (8.45%) Perl
5 6 (8.45%) Ruby
6 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.41%) VB
6 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (29.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) Google
2 11 (15.49%) Facebook
3 10 (14.08%) Zend
4 4 (5.63%) Cyber-Ark
4 4 (5.63%) Intel Security
5 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.82%) Adobe
6 2 (2.82%) Talend
7 1 (1.41%) Alterian
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle
7 1 (1.41%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.41%) Twitter
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