Period
to 21 May 2019

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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 83 66 48
Rank change year-on-year -17 -18 +27
Permanent jobs citing PHP 83 80 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.18% 3.07% 4.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.72% 6.20% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 45 69 66
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £25,300 £28,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,700 £61,500 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -26.32% +26.67% +7.14%

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 1,452 1,291 1,324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 55.61% 49.50% 59.96%
Number of salaries quoted 949 880 836
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +8.43% -2.35%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £64,000 £67,000 £63,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

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 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for PHP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 51 (61.45%) JavaScript
2 43 (51.81%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (39.76%) MySQL
3 33 (39.76%) Linux
4 31 (37.35%) CSS
4 31 (37.35%) Java
5 29 (34.94%) HTML
6 27 (32.53%) React
7 25 (30.12%) jQuery
8 23 (27.71%) Amazon AWS
9 22 (26.51%) AngularJS
9 22 (26.51%) Python
10 21 (25.30%) OO
11 19 (22.89%) SQL
12 16 (19.28%) Elasticsearch
12 16 (19.28%) SaaS
13 15 (18.07%) Symfony
14 14 (16.87%) Perl
14 14 (16.87%) Git (software)
15 13 (15.66%) Scrum
16 12 (14.46%) Software Engineering
16 12 (14.46%) Web Development
17 11 (13.25%) Degree
17 11 (13.25%) LAMP
17 11 (13.25%) CSS3
17 11 (13.25%) Sass
18 10 (12.05%) .NET
19 9 (10.84%) Retail
19 9 (10.84%) Greenfield Project
19 9 (10.84%) Problem-Solving

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 16 (19.28%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (9.64%) Apache
2 8 (9.64%) Drupal
3 4 (4.82%) WordPress
4 3 (3.61%) Moodle
5 2 (2.41%) SilverStripe
5 2 (2.41%) Sitefinity
5 2 (2.41%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.20%) concrete5
6 1 (1.20%) Confluence
6 1 (1.20%) IIS
6 1 (1.20%) JBoss
6 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Magento
2 1 (1.20%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 23 (27.71%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (19.28%) SaaS
3 6 (7.23%) npm
4 5 (6.02%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (4.82%) Serverless
6 3 (3.61%) GitHub
7 1 (1.20%) PaaS
7 1 (1.20%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) Network Security
2 1 (1.20%) Firewall
2 1 (1.20%) Intranet
2 1 (1.20%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (39.76%) MySQL
2 7 (8.43%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (6.02%) MariaDB
3 5 (6.02%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.41%) Redis
5 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.20%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 14 (16.87%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.82%) Selenium
3 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.41%) JIRA
3 2 (2.41%) MSTest
3 2 (2.41%) NUnit
3 2 (2.41%) Subversion
3 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (2.41%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.20%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.20%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (10.84%) Retail
2 5 (6.02%) Marketing
3 3 (3.61%) Finance
4 2 (2.41%) Advertising
5 1 (1.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (59.04%) Developer
2 22 (26.51%) PHP Developer
3 14 (16.87%) Full Stack Developer
4 8 (9.64%) Analyst
4 8 (9.64%) Web Developer
5 7 (8.43%) Development Manager
6 6 (7.23%) Java Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Applications Support
7 5 (6.02%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Software Development Manager
7 5 (6.02%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Software Manager
7 5 (6.02%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) Graduate
8 3 (3.61%) PHP Web Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Python Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Python Web Developer
8 3 (3.61%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (37.35%) CSS
2 29 (34.94%) HTML
3 27 (32.53%) React
4 25 (30.12%) jQuery
5 22 (26.51%) AngularJS
6 15 (18.07%) Symfony
7 11 (13.25%) CSS3
7 11 (13.25%) LAMP
7 11 (13.25%) Sass
8 10 (12.05%) .NET
9 8 (9.64%) HTML5
10 7 (8.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (7.23%) RESTful
11 6 (7.23%) Web Services
12 5 (6.02%) Django
13 4 (4.82%) JSON
13 4 (4.82%) Laravel
13 4 (4.82%) Node.js
13 4 (4.82%) Ruby on Rails
14 3 (3.61%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (9.64%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (9.64%) User Experience
3 5 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.61%) VLE
5 1 (1.20%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 33 (39.76%) Linux
2 8 (9.64%) Unix
3 7 (8.43%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.41%) CentOS
4 2 (2.41%) Debian
4 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.20%) Android
5 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (51.81%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.30%) OO
3 13 (15.66%) Scrum
4 12 (14.46%) Software Engineering
4 12 (14.46%) Web Development
5 9 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (9.64%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.43%) Computer Science
7 7 (8.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (8.43%) OO PHP
8 5 (6.02%) Configuration Management
8 5 (6.02%) Document Management
9 4 (4.82%) Front End Development
9 4 (4.82%) Test Automation
9 4 (4.82%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.61%) Customer-Centricity
10 3 (3.61%) DevOps
10 3 (3.61%) Functional Testing
10 3 (3.61%) SDLC
10 3 (3.61%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 51 (61.45%) JavaScript
2 31 (37.35%) Java
3 22 (26.51%) Python
4 19 (22.89%) SQL
5 14 (16.87%) Perl
6 8 (9.64%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.23%) C#
7 6 (7.23%) TypeScript
8 5 (6.02%) Ruby
9 3 (3.61%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.41%) ES6
11 1 (1.20%) ES7
11 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.20%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (13.25%) Degree
2 6 (7.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.20%) CEH
3 1 (1.20%) CISA
3 1 (1.20%) CISM
3 1 (1.20%) CISSP
3 1 (1.20%) CRISC
3 1 (1.20%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) GDPR
2 2 (2.41%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) SLA
3 1 (1.20%) COBIT
3 1 (1.20%) FedRAMP
3 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Docker
1 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (8.43%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (7.23%) IBM
2 5 (6.02%) Oracle
2 5 (6.02%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.61%) Adobe
4 2 (2.41%) AppDynamics
4 2 (2.41%) New Relic
5 1 (1.20%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.20%) SAP
5 1 (1.20%) Sonatype