Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PHP
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 39 96
Rank change year-on-year -32 +57 -30
Permanent jobs citing PHP 92 101 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.02% 5.40% 2.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.40% 8.74% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 83 85 49
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +34.33% -4.29%
10th Percentile £28,950 £28,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £46,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +23.08% -4.41%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,437 1,156 1,531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 62.75% 61.79% 57.21%
Number of salaries quoted 982 675 885
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £58,750 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing PHP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Glasgow

PHP
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for PHP in Glasgow

PHP
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for PHP in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for PHP.

1 65 (70.65%) Java
2 56 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 53 (57.61%) HTML
4 44 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (43.48%) OO
6 38 (41.30%) Python
7 37 (40.22%) SQL
8 36 (39.13%) Spring
9 35 (38.04%) OOP
10 33 (35.87%) AngularJS
11 32 (34.78%) MySQL
11 32 (34.78%) Advertising
11 32 (34.78%) Maven
11 32 (34.78%) Web Development
12 31 (33.70%) NoSQL
12 31 (33.70%) Docker
13 30 (32.61%) Finance
14 28 (30.43%) Hibernate
14 28 (30.43%) Puppet
14 28 (30.43%) Collaborative Working
15 27 (29.35%) SDLC
15 27 (29.35%) Ansible
15 27 (29.35%) Enterprise Software
15 27 (29.35%) PostgreSQL
15 27 (29.35%) Oracle
16 26 (28.26%) Hadoop
17 25 (27.17%) CSS
18 21 (22.83%) MVC
18 21 (22.83%) Symfony
19 19 (20.65%) Zend

PHP
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 6 (6.52%) Drupal
2 4 (4.35%) JBoss
3 3 (3.26%) CMS
3 3 (3.26%) WordPress
4 2 (2.17%) Apache
4 2 (2.17%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.09%) Confluence
5 1 (1.09%) nginx
5 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.09%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.43%) HTTP
2 3 (3.26%) SSH
2 3 (3.26%) SSL
3 2 (2.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (34.78%) MySQL
2 31 (33.70%) NoSQL
3 27 (29.35%) PostgreSQL
4 26 (28.26%) Hadoop
5 10 (10.87%) Relational Database
6 9 (9.78%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.09%) Big Data
8 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (34.78%) Maven
2 14 (15.22%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.52%) PHPUnit
4 4 (4.35%) GitLab
4 4 (4.35%) Subversion
5 2 (2.17%) Grunt
5 2 (2.17%) gulp
6 1 (1.09%) JIRA
6 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (34.78%) Advertising
2 30 (32.61%) Finance
3 3 (3.26%) Retail
4 2 (2.17%) Games
4 2 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 82 (89.13%) Developer
2 37 (40.22%) Java Developer
3 27 (29.35%) PHP Developer
4 7 (7.61%) Senior Developer
4 7 (7.61%) Software Developer
5 6 (6.52%) Junior
5 6 (6.52%) Junior Developer
6 4 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (4.35%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 4 (4.35%) Symfony Developer
7 3 (3.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (3.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (3.26%) Junior PHP Developer
7 3 (3.26%) Junior Software Developer
7 3 (3.26%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (3.26%) Trainer
7 3 (3.26%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.17%) .NET Developer
8 2 (2.17%) E-Commerce Developer
8 2 (2.17%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (57.61%) HTML
2 36 (39.13%) Spring
3 33 (35.87%) AngularJS
4 28 (30.43%) Hibernate
5 25 (27.17%) CSS
6 21 (22.83%) Symfony
7 15 (16.30%) HTML5
8 14 (15.22%) React
9 13 (14.13%) RESTful
10 12 (13.04%) CSS3
10 12 (13.04%) Laravel
11 9 (9.78%) CodeIgniter
11 9 (9.78%) JSON
12 7 (7.61%) XML
12 7 (7.61%) Zend Framework
13 6 (6.52%) Django
13 6 (6.52%) Ruby on Rails
14 5 (5.43%) jQuery
14 5 (5.43%) Spring Security
14 5 (5.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.35%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (7.61%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.52%) User Experience
4 4 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.09%) Fintech
6 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.96%) Linux
2 8 (8.70%) Unix
3 3 (3.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (43.48%) OO
3 35 (38.04%) OOP
4 32 (34.78%) Web Development
5 28 (30.43%) Collaborative Working
6 27 (29.35%) SDLC
7 21 (22.83%) MVC
8 10 (10.87%) Mentoring
9 7 (7.61%) DevOps
9 7 (7.61%) Open Source
10 6 (6.52%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.52%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.35%) Content Writing
11 4 (4.35%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
11 4 (4.35%) Load Testing
11 4 (4.35%) TDD
12 3 (3.26%) Coaching
12 3 (3.26%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (3.26%) Front End Development
12 3 (3.26%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 65 (70.65%) Java
2 56 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 38 (41.30%) Python
4 37 (40.22%) SQL
5 9 (9.78%) Ruby
6 5 (5.43%) C#
6 5 (5.43%) PHP 7
7 2 (2.17%) C++
8 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (10.87%) Degree
2 7 (7.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.17%) OCA
3 2 (2.17%) OCP
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.09%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.09%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 31 (33.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (30.43%) Puppet
2 27 (29.35%) Ansible
3 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (29.35%) Oracle
2 19 (20.65%) Zend
3 4 (4.35%) Google
4 2 (2.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.09%) Adobe
5 1 (1.09%) Capita
5 1 (1.09%) Sun