The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
UK / Scotland
Rank 37 76 58
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -18
Permanent jobs citing PHP 119 85 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.24% 2.86% 3.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.90% 5.77% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 89 66 90
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1337 1474 1652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 58.90% 49.56% 52.41%
Number of salaries quoted 821 942 1118
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PHP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

PHP Salary Trend in Scotland

PHP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

PHP Salary Histogram in Scotland

PHP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +40 64 £45,000 +38.46% 7
Edinburgh +19 47 £40,000 +14.28% 11
Aberdeen - 3 £24,000 -
Fife +4 2 - - 2
Stirling +9 1 - - 1
South Ayrshire -1 1 - -
Dundee - 1 £23,000 -
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for PHP.

1 103 (50.24%) MySQL
2 94 (45.85%) JavaScript
3 75 (36.59%) HTML
4 70 (34.15%) CSS
5 68 (33.17%) Degree
6 63 (30.73%) Zend
7 59 (28.78%) Java
8 54 (26.34%) Computer Science
9 52 (25.37%) Web Development
9 52 (25.37%) Magento
10 47 (22.93%) Symfony
10 47 (22.93%) Agile Software Development
11 43 (20.98%) E-Commerce
12 42 (20.49%) CMS
12 42 (20.49%) jQuery
12 42 (20.49%) Analytical Skills
13 36 (17.56%) MySQL Certification
14 35 (17.07%) Web Application Development
14 35 (17.07%) AngularJS
15 32 (15.61%) OO
16 31 (15.12%) Laravel
17 30 (14.63%) Python
17 30 (14.63%) Unit Testing
18 28 (13.66%) HTML5
19 26 (12.68%) Software Engineering
20 25 (12.20%) Git (software)
20 25 (12.20%) MVC
20 25 (12.20%) Subversion
20 25 (12.20%) CSS3
21 23 (11.22%) Ruby

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 42 (20.49%) CMS
2 16 (7.80%) Drupal
3 11 (5.37%) Apache
4 10 (4.88%) WordPress
5 9 (4.39%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.93%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.95%) ArcGIS
7 4 (1.95%) Joomla!
7 4 (1.95%) nginx
8 3 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.98%) JBoss
10 1 (0.49%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.49%) Confluence
10 1 (0.49%) MODX
10 1 (0.49%) Mule
10 1 (0.49%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.49%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 8 (3.90%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (3.90%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.93%) Adobe Captivate
2 6 (2.93%) InDesign
3 2 (0.98%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.49%) Weka
Business Applications
1 52 (25.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.88%) Google Analytics
2 6 (2.93%) GitHub
3 5 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.95%) Slack
5 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.44%) Internet
2 1 (0.49%) HTTP
2 1 (0.49%) Intranet
2 1 (0.49%) SSH
2 1 (0.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (50.24%) MySQL
2 15 (7.32%) NoSQL
3 13 (6.34%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (5.37%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.90%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.90%) SQL Server
6 7 (3.41%) Redis
7 5 (2.44%) GIS
8 4 (1.95%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.95%) QGIS
9 2 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.98%) Big Data
9 2 (0.98%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.49%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.49%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.49%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.49%) phpMyAdmin
10 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (12.20%) Git (software)
1 25 (12.20%) Subversion
2 11 (5.37%) Jenkins
2 11 (5.37%) Maven
3 6 (2.93%) Dreamweaver
3 6 (2.93%) Travis CI
4 5 (2.44%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.95%) Grunt
6 3 (1.46%) gulp
6 3 (1.46%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (1.46%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.98%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.98%) JIRA
7 2 (0.98%) JUnit
7 2 (0.98%) Mocha
7 2 (0.98%) Selenium
8 1 (0.49%) Ant
8 1 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.49%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (6.83%) Advertising
2 8 (3.90%) Finance
3 6 (2.93%) Marketing
4 5 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.95%) Retail
6 2 (0.98%) Games
7 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.49%) Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 161 (78.54%) Developer
2 79 (38.54%) PHP Developer
3 23 (11.22%) Magento Developer
4 18 (8.78%) Java Developer
4 18 (8.78%) Software Engineer
5 17 (8.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 15 (7.32%) JavaScript Developer
6 15 (7.32%) Senior Developer
7 11 (5.37%) Web Developer
8 10 (4.88%) HTML Developer
9 9 (4.39%) HTML CSS Developer
9 9 (4.39%) Senior Software Engineer
10 8 (3.90%) Analyst
11 7 (3.41%) Digital Developer
11 7 (3.41%) Full Stack Developer
12 6 (2.93%) Lead Developer
13 5 (2.44%) Data Analyst
13 5 (2.44%) PHP Web Developer
13 5 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
13 5 (2.44%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (36.59%) HTML
2 70 (34.15%) CSS
3 47 (22.93%) Symfony
4 42 (20.49%) jQuery
5 35 (17.07%) AngularJS
6 31 (15.12%) Laravel
7 28 (13.66%) HTML5
8 25 (12.20%) CSS3
9 22 (10.73%) .NET
10 21 (10.24%) LAMP
11 15 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (6.83%) Spring
13 12 (5.85%) Hibernate
13 12 (5.85%) JSP
13 12 (5.85%) React
13 12 (5.85%) Sass
14 11 (5.37%) Ruby on Rails
15 10 (4.88%) Ajax
15 10 (4.88%) JSON
15 10 (4.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 54 (26.34%) Computer Science
2 42 (20.49%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (10.73%) User Experience
4 15 (7.32%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.41%) Digital Media
5 7 (3.41%) iPad
6 6 (2.93%) Blog
7 5 (2.44%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.95%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.46%) Social Media
10 2 (0.98%) FMCG
11 1 (0.49%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.49%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.49%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.24%) Linux
2 15 (7.32%) Apple iOS
3 13 (6.34%) Android
4 4 (1.95%) Unix
5 1 (0.49%) CentOS
5 1 (0.49%) Debian
5 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (25.37%) Web Development
2 47 (22.93%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (20.98%) E-Commerce
4 35 (17.07%) Web Application Development
5 32 (15.61%) OO
6 30 (14.63%) Unit Testing
7 26 (12.68%) Software Engineering
8 25 (12.20%) MVC
9 19 (9.27%) Content Management
9 19 (9.27%) Front End Development
10 14 (6.83%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (6.34%) OOP
12 12 (5.85%) iOS Development
12 12 (5.85%) OO PHP
13 11 (5.37%) Scrum
13 11 (5.37%) SEO
13 11 (5.37%) TDD
14 10 (4.88%) Analytics
14 10 (4.88%) Android Development
14 10 (4.88%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 94 (45.85%) JavaScript
2 59 (28.78%) Java
3 30 (14.63%) Python
4 23 (11.22%) Ruby
5 19 (9.27%) Perl
6 16 (7.80%) Bash Shell
7 15 (7.32%) SQL
8 13 (6.34%) C#
9 11 (5.37%) C++
10 4 (1.95%) C
10 4 (1.95%) VB
11 3 (1.46%) Fortran
12 2 (0.98%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.98%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.49%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.49%) Delphi
13 1 (0.49%) R
Qualifications
1 68 (33.17%) Degree
2 36 (17.56%) MySQL Certification
3 4 (1.95%) RHCE
4 1 (0.49%) CCNA
4 1 (0.49%) CCNP
4 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (6.83%) Docker
2 5 (2.44%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (5.85%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.41%) Puppet
3 4 (1.95%) Ansible
4 1 (0.49%) cPanel
Vendors
1 63 (30.73%) Zend
2 16 (7.80%) Google
3 8 (3.90%) Alterian
4 7 (3.41%) Adobe
4 7 (3.41%) Oracle
5 5 (2.44%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.95%) VMware
7 2 (0.98%) Facebook
7 2 (0.98%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.98%) Twitter
8 1 (0.49%) Cisco
8 1 (0.49%) Perforce
8 1 (0.49%) RapidMiner
8 1 (0.49%) Talend
8 1 (0.49%) Telerik
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NonStop Recruitment Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Pearson Frank
Salary: £40 - £55 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stirlingshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Pearson Frank
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlothian
Pearson Frank
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Isle Of Mull, Isle of Mull
think.in.form
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: 4 day week, paid for 5 days
Posted: 6 days ago
Dalgety Bay, Fife
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 16 days ago
Dunfermline
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Pearson Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 5%
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 13 days ago