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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 58 82 66
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Permanent jobs citing PHP 83 88 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.54% 2.84% 3.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.34% 5.67% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 69 70 83
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £41,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
PHP
UK

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
1309 1551 1750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 55.84% 50.05% 54.05%
Number of salaries quoted 815 987 1166
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Edinburgh +12 44 £40,000 +26.98% 11
Glasgow +19 29 £34,250 -4.86% 5
South Ayrshire -1 2 - -
Aberdeen - 2 £24,000 -
Stirling - 2 £47,500 -
Fife +3 1 £32,500 +14.03%
South Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 - -
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 (57.54%) JavaScript
2 87 (48.60%) HTML
3 81 (45.25%) CSS
4 58 (32.40%) MySQL
5 54 (30.17%) Symfony
6 52 (29.05%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (27.93%) Java
8 49 (27.37%) MVC
9 48 (26.82%) Web Development
10 44 (24.58%) AngularJS
11 42 (23.46%) Git (software)
12 39 (21.79%) Zend
12 39 (21.79%) HTML5
12 39 (21.79%) OO
13 38 (21.23%) Python
14 35 (19.55%) jQuery
15 33 (18.44%) CSS3
15 33 (18.44%) CMS
16 32 (17.88%) Laravel
17 29 (16.20%) Subversion
17 29 (16.20%) E-Commerce
18 26 (14.53%) Unit Testing
19 25 (13.97%) Opscode Chef
20 24 (13.41%) Magento
20 24 (13.41%) LAMP
21 23 (12.85%) Degree
22 21 (11.73%) Linux
22 21 (11.73%) Puppet
22 21 (11.73%) User Experience
23 20 (11.17%) Computer Science

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 33 (18.44%) CMS
2 18 (10.06%) Drupal
3 13 (7.26%) WordPress
4 12 (6.70%) nginx
5 4 (2.23%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (1.68%) Alfresco
6 3 (1.68%) JBoss
6 3 (1.68%) Joomla!
6 3 (1.68%) Mule
6 3 (1.68%) SugarCRM
7 2 (1.12%) Apache
7 2 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.56%) MODX
8 1 (0.56%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 6 (3.35%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.23%) Adobe Captivate
2 4 (2.23%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (2.23%) InDesign
3 2 (1.12%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.56%) Weka
Business Applications
1 24 (13.41%) Magento
2 1 (0.56%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.91%) GitHub
2 7 (3.91%) Google Analytics
3 5 (2.79%) Amazon S3
3 5 (2.79%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (2.79%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.68%) SaaS
4 3 (1.68%) Slack
5 2 (1.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.56%) HTTP
1 1 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (32.40%) MySQL
2 16 (8.94%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (7.82%) SQL Server
4 12 (6.70%) MongoDB
5 10 (5.59%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.47%) Hadoop
7 7 (3.91%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.35%) RDBMS
8 6 (3.35%) Redis
9 4 (2.23%) Big Data
10 3 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.68%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.68%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.56%) GIS
Development Applications
1 42 (23.46%) Git (software)
2 29 (16.20%) Subversion
3 10 (5.59%) Eclipse
4 9 (5.03%) PHPUnit
5 5 (2.79%) Bitbucket
5 5 (2.79%) GitLab
5 5 (2.79%) Grunt
5 5 (2.79%) gulp
5 5 (2.79%) Jasmine
5 5 (2.79%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (2.79%) Mocha
5 5 (2.79%) Travis CI
6 4 (2.23%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (1.68%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (1.12%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.12%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.12%) Xcode
9 1 (0.56%) git-flow
9 1 (0.56%) Maven
9 1 (0.56%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (5.59%) Manufacturing
2 9 (5.03%) Advertising
3 7 (3.91%) Finance
4 6 (3.35%) Marketing
5 5 (2.79%) Retail
6 3 (1.68%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.12%) Banking
7 2 (1.12%) Games
Job Titles
1 133 (74.30%) Developer
2 63 (35.20%) PHP Developer
3 20 (11.17%) JavaScript Developer
4 19 (10.61%) Web Developer
5 16 (8.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 16 (8.94%) Full Stack Developer
6 15 (8.38%) Software Engineer
7 13 (7.26%) Java Developer
7 13 (7.26%) Senior Developer
8 12 (6.70%) HTML Developer
9 9 (5.03%) Analyst
9 9 (5.03%) HTML CSS Developer
9 9 (5.03%) Programmer
9 9 (5.03%) Senior PHP Developer
10 8 (4.47%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (3.91%) Magento Developer
12 6 (3.35%) Drupal Developer
12 6 (3.35%) Junior
13 5 (2.79%) Junior Analyst
13 5 (2.79%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (48.60%) HTML
2 81 (45.25%) CSS
3 54 (30.17%) Symfony
4 44 (24.58%) AngularJS
5 39 (21.79%) HTML5
6 35 (19.55%) jQuery
7 33 (18.44%) CSS3
8 32 (17.88%) Laravel
9 24 (13.41%) LAMP
10 16 (8.94%) Sass
10 16 (8.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (8.38%) React
12 13 (7.26%) JSON
12 13 (7.26%) Node.js
13 12 (6.70%) CodeIgniter
13 12 (6.70%) XML
14 11 (6.15%) .NET
14 11 (6.15%) ELK Stack
15 9 (5.03%) REST
16 8 (4.47%) Celery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.73%) User Experience
2 20 (11.17%) Computer Science
3 16 (8.94%) Mobile App
4 11 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.47%) iPad
5 8 (4.47%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.35%) Digital Media
7 5 (2.79%) Blog
8 3 (1.68%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.12%) FMCG
9 2 (1.12%) Social Media
10 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.73%) Linux
2 12 (6.70%) Android
2 12 (6.70%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.23%) Windows
4 1 (0.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (29.05%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (27.37%) MVC
3 48 (26.82%) Web Development
4 39 (21.79%) OO
5 29 (16.20%) E-Commerce
6 26 (14.53%) Unit Testing
7 20 (11.17%) Software Engineering
8 18 (10.06%) Front End Development
8 18 (10.06%) OOP
9 16 (8.94%) TDD
10 15 (8.38%) Content Management
11 14 (7.82%) OO PHP
11 14 (7.82%) Scrum
12 13 (7.26%) BDD
13 12 (6.70%) High Availability
14 11 (6.15%) DevOps
15 10 (5.59%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (5.03%) Web Application Development
17 8 (4.47%) Open Source
17 8 (4.47%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 103 (57.54%) JavaScript
2 50 (27.93%) Java
3 38 (21.23%) Python
4 16 (8.94%) C#
5 13 (7.26%) Bash Shell
6 10 (5.59%) Ruby
7 9 (5.03%) C
7 9 (5.03%) C++
8 8 (4.47%) Fortran
8 8 (4.47%) VB
9 5 (2.79%) Perl
9 5 (2.79%) SQL
10 3 (1.68%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.12%) Delphi
11 2 (1.12%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.56%) AWK
12 1 (0.56%) Korn
12 1 (0.56%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (12.85%) Degree
2 11 (6.15%) RHCE
3 2 (1.12%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.47%) QA
System Software
1 19 (10.61%) Docker
2 12 (6.70%) Varnish
3 1 (0.56%) OpenSSH
3 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (13.97%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (11.73%) Puppet
3 17 (9.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 39 (21.79%) Zend
2 13 (7.26%) Oracle
3 12 (6.70%) VMware
4 11 (6.15%) Red Hat
5 8 (4.47%) Adobe
6 7 (3.91%) Google
7 5 (2.79%) SaltStack
8 3 (1.68%) Talend
9 2 (1.12%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.12%) Telerik
10 1 (0.56%) Perforce
10 1 (0.56%) RapidMiner
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £45000.00 per annum + amazing benefits package
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
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