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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 52 75 64
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Permanent jobs citing PHP 60 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.30% 2.28% 2.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.85% 3.55% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 35 20 18
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £26,450 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £50,000 £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
876 732 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 62.80% 64.21% 58.84%
Number of salaries quoted 503 479 348
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 £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 2 September 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 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 81 (68.07%) JavaScript
2 58 (48.74%) HTML
3 54 (45.38%) Java
4 53 (44.54%) CSS
4 53 (44.54%) Linux
5 52 (43.70%) MySQL
5 52 (43.70%) Python
5 52 (43.70%) Open Source
6 51 (42.86%) OO
6 51 (42.86%) Ruby
7 45 (37.82%) jQuery
8 42 (35.29%) Drupal
8 42 (35.29%) Spring
8 42 (35.29%) Hibernate
9 39 (32.77%) Apache
10 31 (26.05%) MVC
11 29 (24.37%) JBoss
11 29 (24.37%) Relational Database
12 28 (23.53%) OOP
13 23 (19.33%) HTML5
14 22 (18.49%) NoSQL
14 22 (18.49%) Subversion
15 21 (17.65%) Software Engineering
15 21 (17.65%) TDD
16 20 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (16.81%) SQL
16 20 (16.81%) Git (software)
17 19 (15.97%) MongoDB
17 19 (15.97%) PostgreSQL
18 18 (15.13%) Big Data

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 42 (35.29%) Drupal
2 39 (32.77%) Apache
3 15 (12.61%) Tomcat
4 14 (11.76%) CMS
5 12 (10.08%) Joomla!
6 11 (9.24%) Node.js
7 8 (6.72%) nginx
7 8 (6.72%) SugarCRM
7 8 (6.72%) Alfresco
8 7 (5.88%) WordPress
9 4 (3.36%) OpenStack
10 3 (2.52%) Mule
11 2 (1.68%) ColdFusion
11 2 (1.68%) ColdFusion MX
11 2 (1.68%) IIS
12 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.84%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 9 (7.56%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.20%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Magento
2 1 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.36%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (2.52%) HTTP
3 2 (1.68%) DNS
3 2 (1.68%) Broadband
3 2 (1.68%) PBX
3 2 (1.68%) VoIP
3 2 (1.68%) Intranet
3 2 (1.68%) Extranet
4 1 (0.84%) Firewall
4 1 (0.84%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.84%) Network Security
4 1 (0.84%) Internet
4 1 (0.84%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.84%) FTP
4 1 (0.84%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.84%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (43.70%) MySQL
2 29 (24.37%) Relational Database
3 22 (18.49%) NoSQL
4 19 (15.97%) MongoDB
4 19 (15.97%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (15.13%) Big Data
6 15 (12.61%) Oracle Database
6 15 (12.61%) RDBMS
7 14 (11.76%) Pentaho
8 13 (10.92%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (7.56%) Hadoop
10 5 (4.20%) SQL Server
11 3 (2.52%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (18.49%) Subversion
2 20 (16.81%) Git (software)
3 11 (9.24%) Maven
4 7 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (5.88%) Jasmine
5 6 (5.04%) Selenium
5 6 (5.04%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.20%) Dreamweaver
6 5 (4.20%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.68%) Mockito
8 1 (0.84%) Grunt
8 1 (0.84%) Behat
8 1 (0.84%) PHPUnit
General
1 13 (10.92%) Marketing
2 8 (6.72%) Finance
3 5 (4.20%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.52%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.52%) Games
4 3 (2.52%) Banking
5 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.84%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 106 (89.08%) Developer
2 29 (24.37%) PHP Developer
3 24 (20.17%) Web Developer
4 18 (15.13%) Java Developer
5 13 (10.92%) Senior Developer
6 10 (8.40%) Software Developer
7 7 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 7 (5.88%) PHP Web Developer
8 6 (5.04%) Junior
8 6 (5.04%) Junior Developer
8 6 (5.04%) Drupal Developer
9 5 (4.20%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 4 (3.36%) Front-End Developer
11 3 (2.52%) Creative Web Developer
11 3 (2.52%) Sybase Developer
11 3 (2.52%) Senior Software Developer
11 3 (2.52%) Junior Java Developer
12 2 (1.68%) Graduate Developer
12 2 (1.68%) Graduate
12 2 (1.68%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (48.74%) HTML
2 53 (44.54%) CSS
3 45 (37.82%) jQuery
4 42 (35.29%) Hibernate
4 42 (35.29%) Spring
5 23 (19.33%) HTML5
6 16 (13.45%) AngularJS
7 12 (10.08%) CSS3
8 9 (7.56%) Middleware
8 9 (7.56%) XML
9 8 (6.72%) XHTML
10 7 (5.88%) Web Services
10 7 (5.88%) Ajax
10 7 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
10 7 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (5.04%) Sass
11 6 (5.04%) LESS
12 5 (4.20%) Backbone.js
12 5 (4.20%) Django
12 5 (4.20%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 52 (43.70%) Open Source
2 16 (13.45%) Data Integration
3 9 (7.56%) Computer Science
4 8 (6.72%) GIS
5 5 (4.20%) Web 2.0
6 4 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.52%) Social Media
8 2 (1.68%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.68%) Physics
8 2 (1.68%) Tandem
9 1 (0.84%) Interactive TV
9 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.84%) BBC
9 1 (0.84%) DTV
9 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 53 (44.54%) Linux
2 15 (12.61%) UNIX
3 14 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (5.88%) Ubuntu
4 7 (5.88%) CentOS
5 4 (3.36%) Windows
6 2 (1.68%) Android
6 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.84%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (42.86%) OO
2 31 (26.05%) MVC
3 28 (23.53%) OOP
4 21 (17.65%) TDD
4 21 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 20 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (13.45%) Web Development
7 11 (9.24%) BDD
8 9 (7.56%) MapReduce
8 9 (7.56%) OOD
9 8 (6.72%) Web Design
10 7 (5.88%) Content Management
10 7 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (5.88%) Scrum
10 7 (5.88%) OO PHP
11 5 (4.20%) E-Commerce
12 4 (3.36%) Data Modelling
12 4 (3.36%) Data Analysis
12 4 (3.36%) Automated Testing
12 4 (3.36%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (68.07%) JavaScript
2 54 (45.38%) Java
3 52 (43.70%) Python
4 51 (42.86%) Ruby
5 20 (16.81%) SQL
6 12 (10.08%) Jython
7 10 (8.40%) Perl
8 9 (7.56%) PHP5
9 6 (5.04%) C#
9 6 (5.04%) C++
10 4 (3.36%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.36%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.68%) Groovy
11 2 (1.68%) AWK
11 2 (1.68%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (10.92%) Degree
2 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (6.72%) Puppet
2 7 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.84%) Ansible
3 1 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 29 (24.37%) JBoss
2 15 (12.61%) Oracle
3 10 (8.40%) Red Hat
4 7 (5.88%) Adobe
4 7 (5.88%) Twitter
4 7 (5.88%) Talend
5 5 (4.20%) Zend
6 4 (3.36%) Jaspersoft
6 4 (3.36%) Sybase
7 3 (2.52%) Facebook
8 2 (1.68%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.84%) SAP
9 1 (0.84%) McAfee
9 1 (0.84%) Websense
9 1 (0.84%) VMware
9 1 (0.84%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (0.84%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (0.84%) HP
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