Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 62 58
Rank change year-on-year -18 -4 +24
Permanent jobs citing PHP 71 94 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.82% 3.59% 3.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.41% 6.03% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 40 76 72
Edinburgh median annual salary £38,750 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.65% -3.75% +17.65%
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +17.65%

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 1,312 1,559 1,182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 52.06% 59.53% 52.32%
Number of salaries quoted 825 1,005 823
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% -8.89% +8.43%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for PHP.

1 46 (64.79%) JavaScript
2 38 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (43.66%) Java
4 26 (36.62%) Symfony
5 24 (33.80%) Python
5 24 (33.80%) HTML
5 24 (33.80%) CSS
6 23 (32.39%) MySQL
6 23 (32.39%) AngularJS
7 20 (28.17%) OO
7 20 (28.17%) React
8 19 (26.76%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (25.35%) Scrum
10 17 (23.94%) jQuery
11 16 (22.54%) Web Development
12 15 (21.13%) SaaS
12 15 (21.13%) Front End Development
13 14 (19.72%) Elasticsearch
14 13 (18.31%) Greenfield Project
14 13 (18.31%) Retail
14 13 (18.31%) C#
15 11 (15.49%) WordPress
15 11 (15.49%) Laravel
16 9 (12.68%) SQL
16 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
16 9 (12.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 9 (12.68%) HTML5
17 8 (11.27%) Degree
17 8 (11.27%) .NET
17 8 (11.27%) Perl

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 14 (19.72%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (15.49%) WordPress
3 7 (9.86%) Drupal
4 3 (4.23%) concrete5
5 2 (2.82%) Apache
5 2 (2.82%) Apache Pig
5 2 (2.82%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.82%) CMS
6 1 (1.41%) MODX
6 1 (1.41%) Moodle
6 1 (1.41%) SAS
6 1 (1.41%) SilverStripe
6 1 (1.41%) Sitefinity
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (26.76%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (21.13%) SaaS
3 3 (4.23%) Serverless
4 2 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (2.82%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (2.82%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (2.82%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.82%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (2.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.41%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.39%) MySQL
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.23%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.82%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.82%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (2.82%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.82%) Big Data
4 2 (2.82%) MariaDB
4 2 (2.82%) Pentaho
4 2 (2.82%) Redis
4 2 (2.82%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) JIRA
2 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.82%) Grunt
3 2 (2.82%) gulp
3 2 (2.82%) Selenium
4 1 (1.41%) MSTest
4 1 (1.41%) NUnit
4 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.41%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.41%) webpack
General
1 13 (18.31%) Retail
2 4 (5.63%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) Advertising
3 1 (1.41%) Legal
3 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (70.42%) Developer
2 21 (29.58%) PHP Developer
3 14 (19.72%) Full Stack Developer
4 10 (14.08%) Web Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Junior
6 5 (7.04%) Development Manager
6 5 (7.04%) Software Development Manager
6 5 (7.04%) Software Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (5.63%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Lead Web Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Chief Technology Officer
8 3 (4.23%) Consultant
8 3 (4.23%) Development Team Manager
8 3 (4.23%) PHP WordPress Developer
8 3 (4.23%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (36.62%) Symfony
2 24 (33.80%) CSS
2 24 (33.80%) HTML
3 23 (32.39%) AngularJS
4 20 (28.17%) React
5 17 (23.94%) jQuery
6 11 (15.49%) Laravel
7 9 (12.68%) HTML5
7 9 (12.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (11.27%) .NET
9 5 (7.04%) Node.js
10 4 (5.63%) CSS3
10 4 (5.63%) RESTful
10 4 (5.63%) Sass
10 4 (5.63%) Web Services
11 3 (4.23%) DOM
11 3 (4.23%) LAMP
11 3 (4.23%) Yii
12 2 (2.82%) Flask
12 2 (2.82%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (5.63%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.82%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.82%) User Experience
4 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.41%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.41%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.27%) Linux
2 4 (5.63%) Unix
3 2 (2.82%) Android
3 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.82%) CentOS
3 2 (2.82%) Debian
3 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.17%) OO
3 18 (25.35%) Scrum
4 16 (22.54%) Web Development
5 15 (21.13%) Front End Development
6 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
7 7 (9.86%) SDLC
8 6 (8.45%) MVC
8 6 (8.45%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (7.04%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.04%) OO PHP
10 3 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.23%) DevOps
11 2 (2.82%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (2.82%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.82%) ETL
11 2 (2.82%) Information Security
11 2 (2.82%) Project Management
11 2 (2.82%) TDD
11 2 (2.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 46 (64.79%) JavaScript
2 31 (43.66%) Java
3 24 (33.80%) Python
4 13 (18.31%) C#
5 9 (12.68%) SQL
6 8 (11.27%) Perl
7 4 (5.63%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.23%) Ruby
9 2 (2.82%) C
9 2 (2.82%) C++
9 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.82%) R
9 2 (2.82%) Scala
10 1 (1.41%) ES6
10 1 (1.41%) Go
10 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) CEH
2 2 (2.82%) CISA
2 2 (2.82%) CISM
2 2 (2.82%) CISSP
2 2 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.82%) CRISC
2 2 (2.82%) GPEN
2 2 (2.82%) GWAPT
2 2 (2.82%) OSCE
2 2 (2.82%) OSCP
2 2 (2.82%) SSCP
3 1 (1.41%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) GDPR
2 2 (2.82%) COBIT
2 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.82%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) Docker
2 2 (2.82%) HDFS
2 2 (2.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Kubernetes
2 3 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.82%) Oozie
3 2 (2.82%) Terraform
4 1 (1.41%) Ansible
4 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (4.23%) Atlassian
1 3 (4.23%) Red Hat
1 3 (4.23%) Zend
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle
3 1 (1.41%) Adobe
3 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com