Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 109 141
Rank change year-on-year -12 +32 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 27 28 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.17% 1.30% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.34% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 16
Glasgow median annual salary £33,000 £35,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.71% +5.26% +10.83%
10th Percentile £28,750 £24,475 £28,125
90th Percentile £41,250 £44,750 £41,875
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 2216 2082 2463
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.52% 95.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1410 1158 1589
Glasgow median annual salary £47,000 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.90% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £66,375 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured PHP Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 21 November 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 27 (100.00%) PHP
2 20 (74.07%) CSS
2 20 (74.07%) Symfony
3 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 17 (62.96%) HTML
5 14 (51.85%) Zend
5 14 (51.85%) Laravel
6 13 (48.15%) MVC
7 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (40.74%) HTML5
8 9 (33.33%) MongoDB
8 9 (33.33%) CSS3
9 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
9 8 (29.63%) React
10 7 (25.93%) CodeIgniter
10 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
10 7 (25.93%) RESTful
10 7 (25.93%) Open Source
10 7 (25.93%) MySQL
11 4 (14.81%) LAMP
11 4 (14.81%) Java
11 4 (14.81%) Unix
11 4 (14.81%) Linux
11 4 (14.81%) OO
11 4 (14.81%) jQuery
11 4 (14.81%) Web Development
11 4 (14.81%) PHPUnit
11 4 (14.81%) REST
11 4 (14.81%) OO PHP
11 4 (14.81%) DevOps

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 3 (11.11%) Apache
1 3 (11.11%) Drupal
2 1 (3.70%) Joomla!
2 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Eloqua
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
3 7 (25.93%) MySQL
4 2 (7.41%) Redis
5 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) PHPUnit
3 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
3 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (11.11%) Marketing
2 2 (7.41%) Advertising
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) CSS
1 20 (74.07%) Symfony
2 17 (62.96%) HTML
3 14 (51.85%) Laravel
4 11 (40.74%) HTML5
5 9 (33.33%) CSS3
6 8 (29.63%) React
7 7 (25.93%) CodeIgniter
7 7 (25.93%) RESTful
8 4 (14.81%) jQuery
8 4 (14.81%) LAMP
8 4 (14.81%) REST
9 3 (11.11%) .NET
9 3 (11.11%) Django
9 3 (11.11%) Node.js
10 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
10 2 (7.41%) Behat
10 2 (7.41%) Sass
11 1 (3.70%) Backbone.js
11 1 (3.70%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
1 4 (14.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) MVC
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) Open Source
4 4 (14.81%) DevOps
4 4 (14.81%) OO
4 4 (14.81%) OO PHP
4 4 (14.81%) Web Development
5 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (7.41%) API Design
6 2 (7.41%) B2B
6 2 (7.41%) BDD
6 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
6 2 (7.41%) Microservices
6 2 (7.41%) OOP
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) SOLID
7 1 (3.70%) Content Writing
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.81%) Java
4 3 (11.11%) Python
4 3 (11.11%) SQL
5 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.41%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Capistrano
1 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Zend
2 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe
3 1 (3.70%) Capita