The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 148 162 118
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 19 14 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.58% 0.38% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.40% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 32
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,750 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
PHP Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3089 3501 2846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.78% 94.88% 94.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1986 2235 1871
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Scotland region.

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Scotland

PHP Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +4 11 £32,500 +13.04% 2
Edinburgh -1 5 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Fife - 3 £32,000 -
PHP Developer
UK

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 46 (100.00%) PHP
2 34 (73.91%) JavaScript
3 33 (71.74%) HTML
3 33 (71.74%) CSS
4 23 (50.00%) MySQL
5 18 (39.13%) E-Commerce
6 14 (30.43%) jQuery
7 13 (28.26%) Magento
8 11 (23.91%) Linux
9 10 (21.74%) OO
9 10 (21.74%) Drupal
9 10 (21.74%) Zend
10 9 (19.57%) Symfony
10 9 (19.57%) MVC
10 9 (19.57%) Subversion
11 8 (17.39%) LAMP
11 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
11 8 (17.39%) Node.js
12 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (13.04%) CMS
13 6 (13.04%) PHP5
13 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
13 6 (13.04%) User Experience
13 6 (13.04%) CSS3
13 6 (13.04%) Laravel
14 5 (10.87%) Open Source
14 5 (10.87%) WordPress
14 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
14 5 (10.87%) Content Management

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (21.74%) Drupal
2 8 (17.39%) Node.js
3 6 (13.04%) CMS
4 5 (10.87%) WordPress
5 1 (2.17%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) MariaDB
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Subversion
2 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.17%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (8.70%) Retail
2 3 (6.52%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (71.74%) CSS
1 33 (71.74%) HTML
2 14 (30.43%) jQuery
3 9 (19.57%) Symfony
4 8 (17.39%) LAMP
5 6 (13.04%) CSS3
5 6 (13.04%) Laravel
5 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
6 4 (8.70%) CodeIgniter
6 4 (8.70%) HTML5
6 4 (8.70%) Yii
7 3 (6.52%) Ajax
8 2 (4.35%) .NET
8 2 (4.35%) Ember.js
9 1 (2.17%) SOAP
9 1 (2.17%) XML
9 1 (2.17%) XSL
9 1 (2.17%) REST
9 1 (2.17%) RESTful
9 1 (2.17%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) User Experience
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) Social Media
3 1 (2.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) UNIX
3 3 (6.52%) Windows
4 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) E-Commerce
2 10 (21.74%) OO
3 9 (19.57%) MVC
4 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.87%) Web Development
5 5 (10.87%) Content Management
5 5 (10.87%) Open Source
6 4 (8.70%) OO PHP
6 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.52%) TDD
7 3 (6.52%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (4.35%) OOP
8 2 (4.35%) Mobile Development
8 2 (4.35%) CRM
8 2 (4.35%) Project Management
9 1 (2.17%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.17%) SEO
9 1 (2.17%) Scrum
9 1 (2.17%) System Testing
9 1 (2.17%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) PHP
2 34 (73.91%) JavaScript
3 6 (13.04%) PHP5
4 5 (10.87%) SQL
5 4 (8.70%) Java
6 1 (2.17%) C++
6 1 (2.17%) Perl
6 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) WAI
1 1 (2.17%) Section 508
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Zend
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30 - £50 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago