The first table below looks at the demand for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 163 161 150
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 5 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.16% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.25% 0.28% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 8
Average salary £30,000 £27,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.74%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +8.19%
Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2004 1803 1631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 50.75% 58.22% 46.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1366 1054 1273
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
PHP5
UK

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PHP5
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Scotland region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in Scotland

PHP5
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP5 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -21 3 £30,000 +9.09%
Glasgow -16 2 £32,500 +20.37%
PHP5
UK

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing PHP5 also 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 that cited PHP5.

1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) CSS
3 7 (77.78%) HTML
4 6 (66.67%) jQuery
4 6 (66.67%) HTML5
4 6 (66.67%) CSS3
5 5 (55.56%) Web Development
5 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (55.56%) MVC
5 5 (55.56%) OOP
6 4 (44.44%) OO
6 4 (44.44%) TDD
6 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 3 (33.33%) LAMP
7 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
8 2 (22.22%) Web Services
8 2 (22.22%) Linux
8 2 (22.22%) Apache
8 2 (22.22%) Scrum
8 2 (22.22%) Back Office
8 2 (22.22%) Ajax
8 2 (22.22%) Google
8 2 (22.22%) Facebook
8 2 (22.22%) Facebook Platform
8 2 (22.22%) Degree
8 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
8 2 (22.22%) Symfony

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing PHP5 also 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 that cited PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (11.11%) WordPress
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 2 (22.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Zend Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
2 6 (66.67%) HTML5
2 6 (66.67%) CSS3
3 3 (33.33%) LAMP
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) Ajax
4 2 (22.22%) Symfony
4 2 (22.22%) Zend Framework
4 2 (22.22%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (22.22%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Web Development
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
1 5 (55.56%) OOP
2 4 (44.44%) OO
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
5 1 (11.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Google
1 2 (22.22%) Facebook
1 2 (22.22%) Zend