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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 68 57 67
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs citing PHP 92 125 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.23% 3.92% 3.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.05% 7.66% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 82 79 87
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £46,000
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
1520 1631 1999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.37% 51.11% 55.10%
Number of salaries quoted 835 1032 1348
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 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -9 47 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Glasgow -20 21 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Stirling +20 14 £47,500 -
Dundee +9 2 £39,250 +7.53%
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 - - 1
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 117 (60.00%) HTML
1 117 (60.00%) CSS
2 113 (57.95%) JavaScript
3 76 (38.97%) HTML5
4 74 (37.95%) Agile Software Development
5 73 (37.44%) CSS3
6 61 (31.28%) OO
7 60 (30.77%) Subversion
8 51 (26.15%) TDD
9 50 (25.64%) Web Development
10 48 (24.62%) Sass
11 47 (24.10%) AngularJS
11 47 (24.10%) Java
12 44 (22.56%) BDD
13 41 (21.03%) MySQL
13 41 (21.03%) Linux
13 41 (21.03%) Unit Testing
14 40 (20.51%) Eclipse
14 40 (20.51%) Scrum
15 39 (20.00%) MVC
16 38 (19.49%) Adobe
16 38 (19.49%) Symfony
17 36 (18.46%) Git (software)
17 36 (18.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 36 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
18 33 (16.92%) Degree
18 33 (16.92%) LAMP
19 32 (16.41%) Apple iOS
20 30 (15.38%) Drupal
20 30 (15.38%) Python

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 30 (15.38%) Drupal
3 23 (11.79%) CMS
4 14 (7.18%) WordPress
5 13 (6.67%) Joomla!
6 11 (5.64%) Apache
6 11 (5.64%) Moodle
7 9 (4.62%) nginx
8 1 (0.51%) SilverStripe
8 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.54%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.54%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.03%) MS Project
3 1 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (7.18%) Magento
2 11 (5.64%) osCommerce
3 2 (1.03%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.05%) SaaS
2 2 (1.03%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (1.03%) GitHub
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (21.03%) MySQL
2 16 (8.21%) Relational Database
3 11 (5.64%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (4.10%) SQL Server
5 7 (3.59%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.08%) Hadoop
6 6 (3.08%) Redis
7 2 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 60 (30.77%) Subversion
2 40 (20.51%) Eclipse
3 36 (18.46%) Git (software)
4 15 (7.69%) Xcode
5 6 (3.08%) Bitbucket
5 6 (3.08%) GitLab
6 5 (2.56%) JIRA
7 4 (2.05%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.54%) Grunt
8 3 (1.54%) gulp
8 3 (1.54%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.03%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.03%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.03%) JUnit
9 2 (1.03%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (1.03%) Maven
9 2 (1.03%) Mocha
9 2 (1.03%) Xdebug
10 1 (0.51%) Ant
10 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (3.08%) Finance
2 4 (2.05%) Marketing
3 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 160 (82.05%) Developer
2 58 (29.74%) PHP Developer
3 43 (22.05%) Web Developer
4 24 (12.31%) Senior Developer
5 19 (9.74%) Java Developer
5 19 (9.74%) Senior PHP Developer
6 17 (8.72%) iOS Developer
7 16 (8.21%) Applications 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 10 (5.13%) Java Web Developer
10 10 (5.13%) Lead Developer
10 10 (5.13%) Software Engineer
11 9 (4.62%) Lead PHP Developer
12 8 (4.10%) Drupal Developer
12 8 (4.10%) PHP Web Developer
13 7 (3.59%) Android Developer
13 7 (3.59%) iOS Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (60.00%) CSS
1 117 (60.00%) HTML
2 76 (38.97%) HTML5
3 73 (37.44%) CSS3
4 48 (24.62%) Sass
5 47 (24.10%) AngularJS
6 38 (19.49%) Symfony
7 33 (16.92%) LAMP
8 30 (15.38%) XML
9 28 (14.36%) JSON
10 23 (11.79%) REST
11 22 (11.28%) jQuery
11 22 (11.28%) JSP
12 21 (10.77%) JSTL
13 18 (9.23%) PhoneGap
14 17 (8.72%) Ajax
14 17 (8.72%) RESTful
15 16 (8.21%) Apache Cordova
16 15 (7.69%) Laravel
17 14 (7.18%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 36 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (14.36%) Mobile App
3 19 (9.74%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.64%) e-Learning
4 11 (5.64%) VLE
4 11 (5.64%) Wiki
5 10 (5.13%) User Experience
6 3 (1.54%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.03%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.03%) Linux
2 32 (16.41%) Apple iOS
3 23 (11.79%) Android
4 21 (10.77%) Windows
5 12 (6.15%) 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 74 (37.95%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (31.28%) OO
3 51 (26.15%) TDD
4 50 (25.64%) Web Development
5 44 (22.56%) BDD
6 41 (21.03%) Unit Testing
7 40 (20.51%) Scrum
8 39 (20.00%) MVC
9 22 (11.28%) Open Source
10 20 (10.26%) E-Commerce
11 18 (9.23%) iOS Development
12 17 (8.72%) Web Design
13 14 (7.18%) OO PHP
13 14 (7.18%) Software Engineering
14 10 (5.13%) DevOps
15 9 (4.62%) Android Development
15 9 (4.62%) SDLC
16 8 (4.10%) Content Management
17 7 (3.59%) High Availability
18 6 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 113 (57.95%) JavaScript
2 47 (24.10%) Java
3 30 (15.38%) Python
4 26 (13.33%) C#
5 20 (10.26%) SQL
6 18 (9.23%) Apple Swift
7 12 (6.15%) Ruby
8 10 (5.13%) Bash Shell
9 9 (4.62%) Objective-C
10 7 (3.59%) Perl
11 6 (3.08%) C++
12 4 (2.05%) C
12 4 (2.05%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.54%) VBScript
14 2 (1.03%) AWK
14 2 (1.03%) Delphi
14 2 (1.03%) Korn
14 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.03%) VB
14 2 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (16.92%) Degree
2 7 (3.59%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.59%) Docker
1 7 (3.59%) Varnish
2 1 (0.51%) OpenSSH
2 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (10.77%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (8.21%) Puppet
3 15 (7.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 38 (19.49%) Adobe
2 25 (12.82%) Zend
3 13 (6.67%) Facebook
3 13 (6.67%) Google
4 9 (4.62%) VMware
5 8 (4.10%) Oracle
5 8 (4.10%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.08%) SaltStack
7 4 (2.05%) Atlassian
7 4 (2.05%) Microsoft
8 3 (1.54%) Twitter
9 1 (0.51%) Alterian
9 1 (0.51%) TIBCO
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Dunfermline, Fife
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Stafffinders
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £19,000 - £30,000 per annum DOE + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £19000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Scene One Ltd
Salary: Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £32000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Dumfries, Dumfriesshire
CSC
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40K-£60k plus attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and rapid career p
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
BT
Salary: £32,000 - £45,000 pa (dep. on experience) + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago