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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 72 60 67
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 94 116 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.32% 3.69% 3.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.34% 7.35% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 75 74 89
Median salary £38,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £27,700 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1482 1579 2078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.29% 50.21% 54.27%
Number of salaries quoted 783 977 1416
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,600 £55,000 £54,400
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -1 47 £37,500 +7.14% 11
Stirling +17 19 £47,500 +36.69%
Glasgow -24 19 £35,000 +4.47% 5
Dundee +14 4 £36,250 -14.20% 1
Aberdeen - 1 - -
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 122 (62.56%) CSS
2 121 (62.05%) HTML
3 119 (61.03%) JavaScript
4 70 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (34.36%) HTML5
6 65 (33.33%) CSS3
7 62 (31.79%) Subversion
7 62 (31.79%) OO
8 55 (28.21%) Web Development
9 47 (24.10%) Sass
10 46 (23.59%) TDD
11 45 (23.08%) Java
12 43 (22.05%) AngularJS
13 42 (21.54%) BDD
14 40 (20.51%) MySQL
14 40 (20.51%) Adobe
15 39 (20.00%) Linux
15 39 (20.00%) Scrum
15 39 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
16 38 (19.49%) Eclipse
16 38 (19.49%) Unit Testing
16 38 (19.49%) Degree
17 37 (18.97%) Symfony
18 36 (18.46%) Git (software)
18 36 (18.46%) MVC
18 36 (18.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 31 (15.90%) Apple iOS
19 31 (15.90%) Drupal
20 30 (15.38%) LAMP
20 30 (15.38%) C#

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 36 (18.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 31 (15.90%) Drupal
3 24 (12.31%) CMS
4 15 (7.69%) Joomla!
5 12 (6.15%) Apache
5 12 (6.15%) WordPress
6 11 (5.64%) Moodle
7 2 (1.03%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.03%) JBoss
7 2 (1.03%) Mule
7 2 (1.03%) nginx
7 2 (1.03%) SilverStripe
7 2 (1.03%) SugarCRM
7 2 (1.03%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.03%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.03%) MS Project
2 2 (1.03%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (8.72%) Magento
2 13 (6.67%) osCommerce
3 2 (1.03%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.54%) SaaS
3 2 (1.03%) GitHub
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (20.51%) MySQL
2 19 (9.74%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.13%) SQL Server
4 7 (3.59%) MongoDB
4 7 (3.59%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.08%) Hadoop
5 6 (3.08%) Redis
6 4 (2.05%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (2.05%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.03%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.03%) Big Data
8 2 (1.03%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 62 (31.79%) Subversion
2 38 (19.49%) Eclipse
3 36 (18.46%) Git (software)
4 15 (7.69%) Xcode
5 5 (2.56%) JIRA
5 5 (2.56%) Mercurial
6 4 (2.05%) Bitbucket
6 4 (2.05%) GitLab
7 3 (1.54%) Xdebug
8 2 (1.03%) Grunt
8 2 (1.03%) gulp
8 2 (1.03%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.51%) Maven
9 1 (0.51%) Mocha
9 1 (0.51%) Mockito
9 1 (0.51%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.51%) Selenium
9 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.51%) TestNG
9 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (4.62%) Finance
2 4 (2.05%) Marketing
3 2 (1.03%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.03%) Banking
3 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.51%) Local Government
4 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 170 (87.18%) Developer
2 62 (31.79%) PHP Developer
3 45 (23.08%) Web Developer
4 24 (12.31%) Senior Developer
5 21 (10.77%) Java Developer
6 17 (8.72%) Applications Developer
6 17 (8.72%) iOS Developer
6 17 (8.72%) Senior PHP Developer
7 16 (8.21%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 16 (8.21%) Mobile Developer
8 13 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
9 11 (5.64%) e-Learning Developer
10 9 (4.62%) Java Web Developer
10 9 (4.62%) Lead Developer
10 9 (4.62%) Lead PHP Developer
10 9 (4.62%) Software Developer
10 9 (4.62%) Software Engineer
11 7 (3.59%) Android Developer
11 7 (3.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 7 (3.59%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (62.56%) CSS
2 121 (62.05%) HTML
3 67 (34.36%) HTML5
4 65 (33.33%) CSS3
5 47 (24.10%) Sass
6 43 (22.05%) AngularJS
7 37 (18.97%) Symfony
8 30 (15.38%) LAMP
9 29 (14.87%) XML
10 26 (13.33%) JSON
11 24 (12.31%) jQuery
12 21 (10.77%) JSP
12 21 (10.77%) REST
13 20 (10.26%) Ajax
13 20 (10.26%) JSTL
14 19 (9.74%) Web Services
15 18 (9.23%) .NET
15 18 (9.23%) CodeIgniter
15 18 (9.23%) PhoneGap
16 16 (8.21%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 39 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (13.85%) Mobile App
3 22 (11.28%) Computer Science
4 13 (6.67%) Wiki
5 12 (6.15%) User Experience
6 11 (5.64%) e-Learning
6 11 (5.64%) VLE
7 2 (1.03%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.03%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.03%) Physics
8 1 (0.51%) Blog
8 1 (0.51%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (20.00%) Linux
2 31 (15.90%) Apple iOS
3 22 (11.28%) Android
4 21 (10.77%) Windows
5 15 (7.69%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.54%) Unix
7 2 (1.03%) Debian
8 1 (0.51%) CentOS
8 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (31.79%) OO
3 55 (28.21%) Web Development
4 46 (23.59%) TDD
5 42 (21.54%) BDD
6 39 (20.00%) Scrum
7 38 (19.49%) Unit Testing
8 36 (18.46%) MVC
9 25 (12.82%) E-Commerce
9 25 (12.82%) Open Source
10 17 (8.72%) iOS Development
10 17 (8.72%) OO PHP
10 17 (8.72%) Web Design
11 15 (7.69%) Software Engineering
12 9 (4.62%) Content Management
12 9 (4.62%) Front End Development
12 9 (4.62%) SDLC
13 8 (4.10%) Android Development
14 6 (3.08%) Mentoring
14 6 (3.08%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 119 (61.03%) JavaScript
2 45 (23.08%) Java
3 30 (15.38%) C#
4 25 (12.82%) SQL
5 22 (11.28%) Python
6 18 (9.23%) Apple Swift
7 10 (5.13%) Perl
7 10 (5.13%) Ruby
8 9 (4.62%) Objective-C
9 8 (4.10%) C++
10 6 (3.08%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.05%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.05%) Delphi
11 4 (2.05%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.05%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.54%) C
12 3 (1.54%) VBScript
13 2 (1.03%) AWK
13 2 (1.03%) Korn
13 2 (1.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (19.49%) Degree
2 2 (1.03%) HND
3 1 (0.51%) RHCE
System Software
1 2 (1.03%) Docker
1 2 (1.03%) Varnish
2 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.59%) Puppet
3 6 (3.08%) Ansible
4 1 (0.51%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 40 (20.51%) Adobe
2 27 (13.85%) Zend
3 15 (7.69%) Facebook
3 15 (7.69%) Google
4 11 (5.64%) Oracle
5 7 (3.59%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.56%) Atlassian
7 4 (2.05%) SaltStack
8 3 (1.54%) Twitter
9 2 (1.03%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.03%) Talend
9 2 (1.03%) VMware
10 1 (0.51%) Alterian
10 1 (0.51%) TIBCO
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £34000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Ellon, Aberdeenshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: €50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Salary DOE + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Good Career Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
Dundee
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh
Ortolan Group
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Administrate
Posted: 24 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £30,000 - £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago