Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 65 60
Rank change year-on-year -18 -5 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 66 106 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.62% 3.96% 3.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.07% 6.46% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 36 80 76
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.26% +4.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £24,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% +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 1,303 1,640 1,071
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 51.75% 61.19% 46.06%
Number of salaries quoted 817 1,005 740
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,000 £28,725
90th Percentile £67,500 £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 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 39 (59.09%) JavaScript
2 32 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (43.94%) Java
4 20 (30.30%) Python
4 20 (30.30%) AngularJS
4 20 (30.30%) React
5 18 (27.27%) MySQL
5 18 (27.27%) Symfony
6 17 (25.76%) Scrum
7 15 (22.73%) HTML
8 14 (21.21%) OO
8 14 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
9 12 (18.18%) CSS
10 11 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 11 (16.67%) Web Development
10 11 (16.67%) SaaS
10 11 (16.67%) Front End Development
11 10 (15.15%) SDLC
11 10 (15.15%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (15.15%) HTML5
12 9 (13.64%) Node.js
12 9 (13.64%) Greenfield Project
12 9 (13.64%) Degree
12 9 (13.64%) C#
13 8 (12.12%) Linux
13 8 (12.12%) jQuery
13 8 (12.12%) Retail
13 8 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (10.61%) Laravel
14 7 (10.61%) NoSQL

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 10 (15.15%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (7.58%) WordPress
3 4 (6.06%) Apache Spark
4 3 (4.55%) Apache
4 3 (4.55%) Drupal
5 2 (3.03%) Apache Pig
5 2 (3.03%) CMS
5 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (1.52%) concrete5
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (16.67%) SaaS
3 2 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (3.03%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (3.03%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (3.03%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (3.03%) Serverless
3 2 (3.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) Firewall
2 3 (4.55%) LAN
2 3 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.27%) MySQL
2 7 (10.61%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.06%) Redis
4 2 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (3.03%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.03%) Big Data
4 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.03%) Sqoop
5 1 (1.52%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.06%) Selenium
3 2 (3.03%) Grunt
3 2 (3.03%) gulp
4 1 (1.52%) JIRA
4 1 (1.52%) MSTest
4 1 (1.52%) NUnit
4 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.52%) webpack
General
1 8 (12.12%) Retail
2 6 (9.09%) Advertising
3 5 (7.58%) Finance
4 1 (1.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 44 (66.67%) Developer
2 14 (21.21%) Full Stack Developer
2 14 (21.21%) PHP Developer
3 7 (10.61%) Junior
3 7 (10.61%) Senior Developer
4 5 (7.58%) Java Developer
4 5 (7.58%) Software Developer
4 5 (7.58%) Software Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Development Manager
5 4 (6.06%) Graduate
5 4 (6.06%) Software Development Manager
5 4 (6.06%) Software Manager
5 4 (6.06%) Web Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Development Team Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (4.55%) Lead Web Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Python Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.30%) AngularJS
1 20 (30.30%) React
2 18 (27.27%) Symfony
3 15 (22.73%) HTML
4 12 (18.18%) CSS
5 10 (15.15%) HTML5
6 9 (13.64%) Node.js
7 8 (12.12%) jQuery
7 8 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (10.61%) Laravel
9 6 (9.09%) .NET
10 5 (7.58%) LAMP
11 4 (6.06%) Celery
11 4 (6.06%) Flask
11 4 (6.06%) Sass
12 3 (4.55%) CSS3
12 3 (4.55%) Spring
12 3 (4.55%) Web Services
13 2 (3.03%) J2EE
13 2 (3.03%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.55%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.55%) User Experience
4 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (3.03%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) Linux
2 5 (7.58%) Unix
3 3 (4.55%) Android
3 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.55%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.03%) CentOS
4 2 (3.03%) Debian
4 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.76%) Scrum
3 14 (21.21%) OO
4 11 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 11 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 11 (16.67%) Web Development
5 10 (15.15%) SDLC
6 7 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (7.58%) Analytics
7 5 (7.58%) DevOps
8 4 (6.06%) BDD
8 4 (6.06%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.06%) MVC
8 4 (6.06%) TDD
8 4 (6.06%) Test Automation
9 3 (4.55%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 3 (4.55%) ITIL
9 3 (4.55%) Kanban
9 3 (4.55%) Open Source
9 3 (4.55%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (59.09%) JavaScript
2 29 (43.94%) Java
3 20 (30.30%) Python
4 9 (13.64%) C#
5 6 (9.09%) SQL
6 5 (7.58%) Perl
7 3 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.55%) C++
8 2 (3.03%) C
8 2 (3.03%) R
8 2 (3.03%) Ruby
8 2 (3.03%) Scala
9 1 (1.52%) ES6
9 1 (1.52%) Go
9 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.03%) GPEN
3 2 (3.03%) GWAPT
3 2 (3.03%) OSCE
3 2 (3.03%) OSCP
4 1 (1.52%) CEH
4 1 (1.52%) CISA
4 1 (1.52%) CISM
4 1 (1.52%) CISSP
4 1 (1.52%) CRISC
4 1 (1.52%) ISEB
4 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.52%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) COBIT
2 1 (1.52%) GDPR
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Docker
1 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.03%) HDFS
3 1 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.03%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.03%) Oozie
2 2 (3.03%) Terraform
3 1 (1.52%) Ansible
3 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (4.55%) IBM
1 3 (4.55%) VMware
2 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.52%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.52%) Samsung
3 1 (1.52%) Zend