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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 71 54 72
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Permanent jobs citing PHP 42 60 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.23% 4.31% 2.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.53% 6.86% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 25 36 20
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,375 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £67,700 £44,250 £50,000
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
760 874 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 58.37% 62.83% 63.81%
Number of salaries quoted 417 506 461
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 31 August 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 47 (63.51%) JavaScript
2 45 (60.81%) CSS
3 42 (56.76%) HTML
4 30 (40.54%) Linux
5 28 (37.84%) E-Commerce
6 26 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (33.78%) OO
7 25 (33.78%) Python
8 23 (31.08%) MySQL
8 23 (31.08%) TDD
9 22 (29.73%) Magento
10 20 (27.03%) MVC
11 18 (24.32%) HTML5
12 17 (22.97%) User Experience
12 17 (22.97%) Java
12 17 (22.97%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (21.62%) CSS3
14 15 (20.27%) Open Source
14 15 (20.27%) Degree
15 14 (18.92%) Symfony
15 14 (18.92%) Finance
16 13 (17.57%) LAMP
16 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
17 12 (16.22%) Zend
17 12 (16.22%) jQuery
18 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
18 11 (14.86%) Banking
18 11 (14.86%) .NET
18 11 (14.86%) Node.js
19 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 11 (14.86%) Node.js
2 10 (13.51%) Apache
3 8 (10.81%) CMS
4 7 (9.46%) Drupal
5 4 (5.41%) Umbraco
6 3 (4.05%) SAS
6 3 (4.05%) Apache Pig
7 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.35%) Content Management Server
8 1 (1.35%) Alfresco
8 1 (1.35%) Mule
8 1 (1.35%) SilverStripe
8 1 (1.35%) Magnolia
8 1 (1.35%) JBoss
8 1 (1.35%) SugarCRM
8 1 (1.35%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 22 (29.73%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.05%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.05%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Intranet
1 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.08%) MySQL
2 9 (12.16%) MongoDB
2 9 (12.16%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (10.81%) Relational Database
4 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
5 6 (8.11%) Big Data
5 6 (8.11%) Pentaho
5 6 (8.11%) NoSQL
6 5 (6.76%) Hadoop
7 4 (5.41%) Apache Hive
7 4 (5.41%) RDBMS
8 3 (4.05%) DB2
8 3 (4.05%) Sqoop
8 3 (4.05%) Triplestore
8 3 (4.05%) HBase
8 3 (4.05%) Mahout
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.81%) Subversion
3 6 (8.11%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (6.76%) TestNG
4 5 (6.76%) JUnit
4 5 (6.76%) Mockito
5 4 (5.41%) TeamCity
6 3 (4.05%) Eclipse
6 3 (4.05%) Maven
6 3 (4.05%) Gradle
6 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.70%) Grunt
7 2 (2.70%) Bower
8 1 (1.35%) gulp
8 1 (1.35%) PHPUnit
General
1 14 (18.92%) Finance
2 11 (14.86%) Banking
3 9 (12.16%) Games
4 8 (10.81%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.41%) Retail
6 3 (4.05%) Marketing
7 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 68 (91.89%) Developer
2 23 (31.08%) PHP Developer
3 11 (14.86%) Python Developer
4 10 (13.51%) Web Developer
5 7 (9.46%) Software Developer
5 7 (9.46%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.46%) Magento Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Junior Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Junior
7 4 (5.41%) PHP Magento Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Front-End Web Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Graduate
8 3 (4.05%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Big Data Architect
8 3 (4.05%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Architect
8 3 (4.05%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (60.81%) CSS
2 42 (56.76%) HTML
3 18 (24.32%) HTML5
4 16 (21.62%) CSS3
5 14 (18.92%) Symfony
6 13 (17.57%) LAMP
7 12 (16.22%) jQuery
8 11 (14.86%) .NET
9 8 (10.81%) Sass
10 7 (9.46%) Web Services
10 7 (9.46%) XML
10 7 (9.46%) Spring
11 5 (6.76%) Hibernate
11 5 (6.76%) Yii
12 4 (5.41%) REST
12 4 (5.41%) Laravel
12 4 (5.41%) CodeIgniter
12 4 (5.41%) Middleware
12 4 (5.41%) AngularJS
12 4 (5.41%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.97%) User Experience
2 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
3 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.41%) W3C
5 3 (4.05%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.05%) Physics
5 3 (4.05%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 30 (40.54%) Linux
2 1 (1.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.84%) E-Commerce
2 26 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (33.78%) OO
4 23 (31.08%) TDD
5 20 (27.03%) MVC
6 17 (22.97%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (20.27%) Open Source
8 9 (12.16%) Multithreading
9 7 (9.46%) OOP
9 7 (9.46%) Content Management
10 6 (8.11%) Web Development
10 6 (8.11%) BDD
11 5 (6.76%) MapReduce
11 5 (6.76%) OOD
11 5 (6.76%) OO PHP
11 5 (6.76%) Mobile Development
12 4 (5.41%) Analytics
13 3 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (4.05%) Responsive Web Design
13 3 (4.05%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 47 (63.51%) JavaScript
2 25 (33.78%) Python
3 17 (22.97%) Java
4 10 (13.51%) SQL
5 9 (12.16%) Ruby
6 6 (8.11%) PHP5
6 6 (8.11%) Perl
7 4 (5.41%) C#
8 3 (4.05%) R
9 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.35%) VB
9 1 (1.35%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 15 (20.27%) Degree
2 3 (4.05%) HNC
2 3 (4.05%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) WAI
1 4 (5.41%) Section 508
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.35%) Puppet
2 1 (1.35%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) Zend
2 6 (8.11%) Talend
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle
4 3 (4.05%) Cognos
4 3 (4.05%) Informatica
4 3 (4.05%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (4.05%) Teradata
4 3 (4.05%) Alterian
4 3 (4.05%) Netezza
4 3 (4.05%) PayPal
4 3 (4.05%) WorldPay
4 3 (4.05%) Greenplum
4 3 (4.05%) Vertica
5 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.35%) Adobe
5 1 (1.35%) Sybase
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