The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP Developer
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 94 89
Rank change year-on-year +13 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 19 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.58% 1.32% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 1.36% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 13
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,079 £39,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year - +1.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1119 1254 1201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 93.02% 97.59% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 708 672 765
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,822 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow that featured PHP Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Glasgow

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Glasgow

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Glasgow over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Glasgow

PHP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) PHP
2 28 (63.64%) MySQL
3 26 (59.09%) JavaScript
4 23 (52.27%) CSS
5 20 (45.45%) HTML
6 17 (38.64%) Zend
7 16 (36.36%) Magento
8 14 (31.82%) Degree
9 13 (29.55%) OO
10 12 (27.27%) jQuery
10 12 (27.27%) Laravel
11 11 (25.00%) Symfony
12 10 (22.73%) Unit Testing
12 10 (22.73%) MySQL Certification
12 10 (22.73%) Web Application Development
12 10 (22.73%) HTML5
12 10 (22.73%) CSS3
12 10 (22.73%) SQL
12 10 (22.73%) Computer Science
12 10 (22.73%) Web Development
12 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (22.73%) OO PHP
12 10 (22.73%) Computer Science Degree
13 9 (20.45%) MVC
14 8 (18.18%) WordPress
15 7 (15.91%) Drupal
15 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
16 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (13.64%) LAMP
16 6 (13.64%) Open Source

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 8 (18.18%) WordPress
2 7 (15.91%) Drupal
3 1 (2.27%) Moodle
3 1 (2.27%) Totara
Business Applications
1 16 (36.36%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (63.64%) MySQL
2 4 (9.09%) phpMyAdmin
3 3 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.09%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (52.27%) CSS
2 20 (45.45%) HTML
3 12 (27.27%) jQuery
3 12 (27.27%) Laravel
4 11 (25.00%) Symfony
5 10 (22.73%) CSS3
5 10 (22.73%) HTML5
6 6 (13.64%) LAMP
7 5 (11.36%) CodeIgniter
7 5 (11.36%) Yii
8 4 (9.09%) Ajax
8 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
8 4 (9.09%) Backbone.js
8 4 (9.09%) Kohana
9 3 (6.82%) Sass
10 2 (4.55%) .NET
11 1 (2.27%) Behat
11 1 (2.27%) REST
11 1 (2.27%) RESTful
11 1 (2.27%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.82%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (4.55%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.27%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Linux
1 5 (11.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) OO
2 10 (22.73%) OO PHP
2 10 (22.73%) Unit Testing
2 10 (22.73%) Web Application Development
2 10 (22.73%) Web Development
3 9 (20.45%) MVC
4 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
5 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.64%) Open Source
6 4 (9.09%) B2B
6 4 (9.09%) B2C
6 4 (9.09%) Front End Development
6 4 (9.09%) Mobile Development
6 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 3 (6.82%) OOP
7 3 (6.82%) TDD
8 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.27%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (2.27%) Kanban
9 1 (2.27%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 10 (22.73%) SQL
4 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.55%) Java
4 2 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Degree
2 10 (22.73%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (22.73%) MySQL Certification
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) cPanel
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Zend
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