Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for PHP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PHP over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 57 57
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 +21
Permanent jobs citing PHP 97 87 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.60% 3.76% 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.96% 7.70% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 75 77 82
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% +5.43%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,700 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.65% -0.37%

PHP is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1628 1130 1304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 60.36% 48.79% 42.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1018 791 857
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £59,850
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Edinburgh

PHP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for PHP in Edinburgh

PHP
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for PHP.

1 51 (52.58%) Java
2 44 (45.36%) JavaScript
3 34 (35.05%) Web Development
4 32 (32.99%) HTML
5 31 (31.96%) Linux
6 30 (30.93%) MySQL
7 28 (28.87%) Python
8 25 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (22.68%) Perl
9 22 (22.68%) CSS
10 19 (19.59%) Software Engineering
10 19 (19.59%) Ruby
11 18 (18.56%) Mentoring
12 17 (17.53%) jQuery
12 17 (17.53%) Advertising
12 17 (17.53%) Unix
13 16 (16.49%) HTML5
14 15 (15.46%) Opscode Chef
15 14 (14.43%) AngularJS
15 14 (14.43%) Symfony
15 14 (14.43%) Red Hat
16 13 (13.40%) Windows
16 13 (13.40%) Finance
16 13 (13.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 13 (13.40%) Puppet
17 12 (12.37%) Amazon AWS
17 12 (12.37%) .NET
18 11 (11.34%) OO
18 11 (11.34%) Scrum
18 11 (11.34%) Bash Shell

PHP
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 (7.22%) CMS
2 6 (6.19%) Apache
2 6 (6.19%) Drupal
2 6 (6.19%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.12%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.12%) WordPress
4 3 (3.09%) JBoss
5 2 (2.06%) FileNet
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.12%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (4.12%) InDesign
2 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Magento
2 3 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.37%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.12%) Amazon S3
2 4 (4.12%) SaaS
3 3 (3.09%) GitHub
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 1 (1.03%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.28%) SAN
2 7 (7.22%) SSL
3 4 (4.12%) HTTPS
3 4 (4.12%) SMS
4 2 (2.06%) SSH
5 1 (1.03%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (1.03%) DHCP
5 1 (1.03%) DNS
5 1 (1.03%) Firewall
5 1 (1.03%) IPsec
5 1 (1.03%) OSPF
5 1 (1.03%) RIP
5 1 (1.03%) VoIP
5 1 (1.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (30.93%) MySQL
2 7 (7.22%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.12%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.09%) Redis
5 2 (2.06%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.03%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (9.28%) Subversion
2 8 (8.25%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.15%) JUnit
4 4 (4.12%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (4.12%) JIRA
5 3 (3.09%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.09%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.09%) Selenium
6 2 (2.06%) Android Studio
6 2 (2.06%) Ant
6 2 (2.06%) HttpUnit
6 2 (2.06%) JMeter
6 2 (2.06%) Maven
7 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (17.53%) Advertising
2 13 (13.40%) Finance
3 4 (4.12%) Marketing
3 4 (4.12%) Retail
4 3 (3.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (48.45%) Developer
2 26 (26.80%) PHP Developer
3 13 (13.40%) Consultant
3 13 (13.40%) Senior Developer
3 13 (13.40%) Web Developer
4 9 (9.28%) Linux Consultant
4 9 (9.28%) PHP Web Developer
4 9 (9.28%) Unix Consultant
5 7 (7.22%) UI Engineer
6 6 (6.19%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Junior
7 5 (5.15%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Technical Leader
8 4 (4.12%) Development Manager
8 4 (4.12%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (4.12%) Graduate
8 4 (4.12%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Digital Development Manager
9 3 (3.09%) Junior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (32.99%) HTML
2 22 (22.68%) CSS
3 17 (17.53%) jQuery
4 16 (16.49%) HTML5
5 14 (14.43%) AngularJS
5 14 (14.43%) Symfony
6 12 (12.37%) .NET
7 11 (11.34%) React
8 8 (8.25%) Laravel
9 7 (7.22%) LAMP
9 7 (7.22%) Ruby on Rails
9 7 (7.22%) Web Services
10 6 (6.19%) Flash
10 6 (6.19%) J2EE
10 6 (6.19%) Node.js
10 6 (6.19%) RESTful
10 6 (6.19%) Spring
10 6 (6.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (5.15%) CSS3
11 5 (5.15%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.28%) Clustering
1 9 (9.28%) Data Centre
1 9 (9.28%) Replication
1 9 (9.28%) User Experience
2 7 (7.22%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (3.09%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.06%) Digital Signage
5 1 (1.03%) BBC
5 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.03%) Fintech
5 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.03%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 31 (31.96%) Linux
2 17 (17.53%) Unix
3 13 (13.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (13.40%) Windows
4 11 (11.34%) Android
5 9 (9.28%) AIX
6 6 (6.19%) Solaris
6 6 (6.19%) Ubuntu
7 5 (5.15%) CentOS
8 4 (4.12%) Debian
9 3 (3.09%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.06%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.05%) Web Development
2 25 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (19.59%) Software Engineering
4 18 (18.56%) Mentoring
5 11 (11.34%) OO
5 11 (11.34%) Scrum
6 10 (10.31%) High Availability
7 9 (9.28%) Configuration Management
7 9 (9.28%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (9.28%) DevOps
7 9 (9.28%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (9.28%) Identity Management
7 9 (9.28%) ITIL
7 9 (9.28%) Programme Delivery
7 9 (9.28%) Runbook
8 8 (8.25%) SDLC
9 7 (7.22%) Open Source
9 7 (7.22%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (7.22%) Wireframes
10 6 (6.19%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 51 (52.58%) Java
2 44 (45.36%) JavaScript
3 28 (28.87%) Python
4 22 (22.68%) Perl
5 19 (19.59%) Ruby
6 11 (11.34%) Bash Shell
7 10 (10.31%) C
7 10 (10.31%) C#
8 9 (9.28%) Objective-C
9 8 (8.25%) SQL
10 6 (6.19%) ActionScript
11 4 (4.12%) Shell Script
12 3 (3.09%) AppleScript
12 3 (3.09%) T-SQL
13 2 (2.06%) VBA
14 1 (1.03%) C++
14 1 (1.03%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.25%) Degree
2 3 (3.09%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.15%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.28%) Active Directory
1 9 (9.28%) RHEV
2 5 (5.15%) Docker
3 4 (4.12%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.03%) KVM
4 1 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (15.46%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (13.40%) Puppet
3 9 (9.28%) Control-M
3 9 (9.28%) Rundeck
3 9 (9.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (4.12%) Nagios
5 2 (2.06%) Ansible
5 2 (2.06%) Cacti
5 2 (2.06%) Graphite
6 1 (1.03%) Icinga
6 1 (1.03%) Linux-HA
6 1 (1.03%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 14 (14.43%) Red Hat
2 9 (9.28%) EMC
3 6 (6.19%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.15%) Adobe
5 4 (4.12%) Oracle
6 2 (2.06%) Alterian
6 2 (2.06%) Google
6 2 (2.06%) VMware
7 1 (1.03%) Apple