Period
to 25 May 2018

The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 76 141
Rank change year-on-year -70 +65 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 17 55 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.69% 2.78% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 2.91% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13 43 26
Glasgow median annual salary £35,000 £38,949 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.14% +18.03% +1.54%
10th Percentile £19,750 £27,350 £26,250
90th Percentile £44,250 £52,500 £39,375
Scotland median annual salary £36,250 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +4.48% +3.08%

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 2,390 1,893 2,567
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.76% 95.65% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,732 1,163 1,530
Glasgow median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,800 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.15% +2.35%

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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, PHP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 10 (58.82%) CSS
4 8 (47.06%) Symfony
5 7 (41.18%) Zend
5 7 (41.18%) Laravel
5 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (41.18%) Web Development
6 6 (35.29%) Advertising
6 6 (35.29%) MySQL
6 6 (35.29%) Java
7 5 (29.41%) Linux
7 5 (29.41%) LAMP
7 5 (29.41%) HTML5
7 5 (29.41%) Drupal
8 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
8 4 (23.53%) JSON
8 4 (23.53%) MVC
8 4 (23.53%) HTTP
8 4 (23.53%) SQL
8 4 (23.53%) XML
8 4 (23.53%) Unix
8 4 (23.53%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (17.65%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
9 3 (17.65%) PHP 7
9 3 (17.65%) Content Writing
9 3 (17.65%) B2B
9 3 (17.65%) OO
9 3 (17.65%) CMS

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 5 (29.41%) Drupal
2 3 (17.65%) CMS
3 2 (11.76%) WordPress
4 1 (5.88%) Apache
4 1 (5.88%) Joomla!
4 1 (5.88%) Moodle
4 1 (5.88%) nginx
4 1 (5.88%) Totara
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) PHPUnit
3 2 (11.76%) Subversion
3 2 (11.76%) Xdebug
General
1 6 (35.29%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) CSS
3 8 (47.06%) Symfony
4 7 (41.18%) Laravel
5 5 (29.41%) HTML5
5 5 (29.41%) LAMP
6 4 (23.53%) JSON
6 4 (23.53%) XML
7 3 (17.65%) Yii
8 2 (11.76%) CSS3
8 2 (11.76%) jQuery
9 1 (5.88%) CakePHP
9 1 (5.88%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (5.88%) React
9 1 (5.88%) REST
9 1 (5.88%) RESTful
9 1 (5.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (17.65%) User Experience
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (41.18%) Web Development
2 4 (23.53%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) B2B
3 3 (17.65%) Content Writing
3 3 (17.65%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
3 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 3 (17.65%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) OO PHP
4 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.88%) API Design
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.88%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) Open Source
5 1 (5.88%) Presales
5 1 (5.88%) Refactoring
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) SOLID
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Zend