Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 45 58
Rank change year-on-year -36 +13 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 75 125 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.81% 5.05% 3.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.56% 8.37% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 53 84 73
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.63%
10th Percentile £23,950 £23,150 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,000 £52,500 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +42.86% -7.89% +8.57%

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 1,350 1,493 1,084
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 50.56% 60.30% 42.41%
Number of salaries quoted 864 917 710
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £61,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

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 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 44 (58.67%) JavaScript
2 33 (44.00%) Java
3 32 (42.67%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (33.33%) MySQL
5 23 (30.67%) HTML
5 23 (30.67%) Python
6 18 (24.00%) CSS
6 18 (24.00%) React
7 17 (22.67%) C#
7 17 (22.67%) SQL
8 16 (21.33%) Git (software)
8 16 (21.33%) HTML5
9 15 (20.00%) NoSQL
10 14 (18.67%) Scrum
10 14 (18.67%) OO
10 14 (18.67%) SDLC
11 13 (17.33%) .NET
11 13 (17.33%) Symfony
12 12 (16.00%) Node.js
12 12 (16.00%) AngularJS
12 12 (16.00%) Perl
12 12 (16.00%) Web Development
13 11 (14.67%) C++
13 11 (14.67%) Windows
13 11 (14.67%) Linux
13 11 (14.67%) Microsoft
13 11 (14.67%) Redis
13 11 (14.67%) DevOps
13 11 (14.67%) Degree
14 10 (13.33%) MongoDB

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 5 (6.67%) Apache
2 4 (5.33%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.67%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (1.33%) Moodle
4 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.33%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.33%) InDesign
3 1 (1.33%) InVision
3 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.33%) SaaS
3 2 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (2.67%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (2.67%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (2.67%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.67%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (2.67%) Serverless
3 2 (2.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) Firewall
1 3 (4.00%) LAN
1 3 (4.00%) WAN
2 1 (1.33%) FTP
2 1 (1.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.33%) Intranet
2 1 (1.33%) SMS
2 1 (1.33%) SSH
2 1 (1.33%) tcpdump
2 1 (1.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (33.33%) MySQL
2 15 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 11 (14.67%) Redis
4 10 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 10 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
6 7 (9.33%) HBase
7 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.67%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (2.67%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (2.67%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.67%) Big Data
8 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.67%) MariaDB
8 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.67%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) Git (software)
2 9 (12.00%) Selenium
3 7 (9.33%) Subversion
4 2 (2.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.33%) Grunt
5 1 (1.33%) gulp
5 1 (1.33%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.33%) JIRA
5 1 (1.33%) JUnit
5 1 (1.33%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.33%) Protractor
5 1 (1.33%) TestNG
5 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (10.67%) Advertising
2 7 (9.33%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Billing
4 1 (1.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (56.00%) Developer
2 15 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 7 (9.33%) .NET Developer
3 7 (9.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 7 (9.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 6 (8.00%) Junior
5 5 (6.67%) Graduate
5 5 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 5 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 5 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Consultant
6 4 (5.33%) Python Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Administrator
7 3 (4.00%) Analyst
7 3 (4.00%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.00%) MySQL Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.67%) HTML
2 18 (24.00%) CSS
2 18 (24.00%) React
3 16 (21.33%) HTML5
4 13 (17.33%) .NET
4 13 (17.33%) Symfony
5 12 (16.00%) AngularJS
5 12 (16.00%) Node.js
6 9 (12.00%) jQuery
6 9 (12.00%) Laravel
7 7 (9.33%) LAMP
8 6 (8.00%) CSS3
9 5 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (6.67%) Yii
10 4 (5.33%) Celery
10 4 (5.33%) Flask
10 4 (5.33%) REST
10 4 (5.33%) RESTful
10 4 (5.33%) Web Services
11 3 (4.00%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Virtual Team
2 6 (8.00%) User Experience
3 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.33%) Public Cloud
5 3 (4.00%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.33%) Animation
7 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.33%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.33%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.33%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.67%) Linux
1 11 (14.67%) Windows
2 6 (8.00%) Unix
3 5 (6.67%) Android
4 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.67%) CentOS
6 2 (2.67%) Debian
6 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.67%) OO
2 14 (18.67%) Scrum
2 14 (18.67%) SDLC
3 12 (16.00%) Web Development
4 11 (14.67%) DevOps
5 9 (12.00%) Test Automation
6 7 (9.33%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (9.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (9.33%) Task Automation
7 6 (8.00%) Analytics
8 5 (6.67%) Kanban
8 5 (6.67%) MVC
8 5 (6.67%) TDD
8 5 (6.67%) Web Application Development
9 4 (5.33%) BDD
9 4 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.33%) Front End Development
9 4 (5.33%) Open Source
9 4 (5.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 44 (58.67%) JavaScript
2 33 (44.00%) Java
3 23 (30.67%) Python
4 17 (22.67%) C#
4 17 (22.67%) SQL
5 12 (16.00%) Perl
6 11 (14.67%) C++
7 10 (13.33%) Bash Shell
7 10 (13.33%) C
8 7 (9.33%) PowerShell
8 7 (9.33%) VB
8 7 (9.33%) VB.NET
8 7 (9.33%) VBA
9 2 (2.67%) R
9 2 (2.67%) Ruby
9 2 (2.67%) Scala
10 1 (1.33%) Go
10 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Degree
2 3 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.67%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.67%) GPEN
3 2 (2.67%) GWAPT
3 2 (2.67%) OSCE
3 2 (2.67%) OSCP
4 1 (1.33%) ISEB
4 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) SLA
2 3 (4.00%) QA
3 1 (1.33%) GDPR
3 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) Docker
2 3 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.00%) Ansible
3 2 (2.67%) Oozie
3 2 (2.67%) Terraform
4 1 (1.33%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.33%) Nessus
4 1 (1.33%) Nmap
4 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (14.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.67%) Oracle
3 3 (4.00%) IBM
3 3 (4.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.00%) VMware
4 2 (2.67%) Adobe
5 1 (1.33%) Capita
5 1 (1.33%) Samsung