Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP Developer
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 102 133
Rank change year-on-year -20 +31 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 25 36 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.92% 1.57% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.65% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 24 35 28
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £27,525 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £48,875 £45,000 £39,675
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2604 2179 2923
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 95.32% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 1430 1870
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £69,325 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured PHP Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Edinburgh

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Edinburgh

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Edinburgh

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) PHP
2 22 (88.00%) JavaScript
3 19 (76.00%) HTML
4 17 (68.00%) MySQL
5 16 (64.00%) Web Development
6 11 (44.00%) HTML5
6 11 (44.00%) CSS
7 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (36.00%) Java
9 8 (32.00%) jQuery
9 8 (32.00%) Symfony
10 7 (28.00%) OO
10 7 (28.00%) Laravel
10 7 (28.00%) React
11 6 (24.00%) AngularJS
11 6 (24.00%) Linux
12 5 (20.00%) B2B
12 5 (20.00%) LAMP
12 5 (20.00%) Scrum
12 5 (20.00%) Android
12 5 (20.00%) Web Design
12 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
13 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (16.00%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (16.00%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (16.00%) Subversion
13 4 (16.00%) Ajax
13 4 (16.00%) JSON
13 4 (16.00%) Amazon S3

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (12.00%) Drupal
2 2 (8.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (16.00%) InDesign
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (16.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) HTTPS
1 4 (16.00%) SSL
2 2 (8.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (16.00%) Subversion
2 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) HTML
2 11 (44.00%) CSS
2 11 (44.00%) HTML5
3 8 (32.00%) jQuery
3 8 (32.00%) Symfony
4 7 (28.00%) Laravel
4 7 (28.00%) React
5 6 (24.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (20.00%) LAMP
7 4 (16.00%) Ajax
7 4 (16.00%) JSON
7 4 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (8.00%) CSS3
9 1 (4.00%) .NET
9 1 (4.00%) REST
9 1 (4.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Web Development
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) OO
4 5 (20.00%) B2B
4 5 (20.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.00%) Web Design
5 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (12.00%) DevOps
6 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.00%) MVC
6 3 (12.00%) OOP
7 2 (8.00%) SDLC
8 1 (4.00%) Content Management
8 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.00%) CRM
8 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) PHP
2 22 (88.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (36.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Adobe
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft