The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 83 92
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 17 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.39% 1.09% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 1.14% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 10
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £40,000 £36,900
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year - +1.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1157 1139 1343
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.84% 95.88% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 713 653 843
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 25 June 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 31 (100.00%) PHP
2 22 (70.97%) JavaScript
3 20 (64.52%) MySQL
3 20 (64.52%) Web Development
4 19 (61.29%) HTML
5 17 (54.84%) CSS
6 15 (48.39%) jQuery
7 14 (45.16%) Symfony
8 13 (41.94%) Linux
8 13 (41.94%) HTML5
9 10 (32.26%) Laravel
9 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
10 9 (29.03%) LAMP
11 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (22.58%) Drupal
12 7 (22.58%) Java
12 7 (22.58%) React
12 7 (22.58%) CSS3
13 6 (19.35%) Responsive Web Design
13 6 (19.35%) Android
14 5 (16.13%) WordPress
14 5 (16.13%) OO
14 5 (16.13%) JSON
14 5 (16.13%) Web Design
14 5 (16.13%) Scrum
14 5 (16.13%) CMS
15 4 (12.90%) Adobe Illustrator
15 4 (12.90%) InDesign
15 4 (12.90%) Subversion
15 4 (12.90%) Ajax

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 7 (22.58%) Drupal
2 5 (16.13%) CMS
2 5 (16.13%) WordPress
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (12.90%) InDesign
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (12.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) HTTPS
1 4 (12.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (64.52%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (12.90%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.23%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (3.23%) Advertising
1 1 (3.23%) Games
1 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) HTML
2 17 (54.84%) CSS
3 15 (48.39%) jQuery
4 14 (45.16%) Symfony
5 13 (41.94%) HTML5
6 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
6 10 (32.26%) Laravel
7 9 (29.03%) LAMP
8 7 (22.58%) CSS3
8 7 (22.58%) React
9 5 (16.13%) JSON
10 4 (12.90%) Ajax
10 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (9.68%) Web Services
11 3 (9.68%) Yii
12 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
12 2 (6.45%) Spring
13 1 (3.23%) Modernizr
13 1 (3.23%) REST
13 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (6.45%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Android
3 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Web Development
2 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (19.35%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (16.13%) OO
4 5 (16.13%) Scrum
4 5 (16.13%) Web Design
5 3 (9.68%) B2B
5 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.68%) MVC
5 3 (9.68%) OOP
6 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.45%) SDLC
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.45%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.23%) Android Development
7 1 (3.23%) Coaching
7 1 (3.23%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.23%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) PHP
2 22 (70.97%) JavaScript
3 7 (22.58%) Java
4 4 (12.90%) SQL
5 2 (6.45%) C#
5 2 (6.45%) Perl
5 2 (6.45%) Python
5 2 (6.45%) Ruby
6 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Adobe
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.23%) Facebook
2 1 (3.23%) Google
2 1 (3.23%) Twitter
2 1 (3.23%) Zend
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