The median annual salary for a PHP Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 29 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
UK > Scotland
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 125 137
Rank change year-on-year +21 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 51 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.88% 1.15% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 1.20% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 46 31 25
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.47%  
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £41,250
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2555 2761 3007
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.04% 96.50% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6348 5484 7185
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.13% +3.52%  
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  

PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for PHP Developer in Scotland

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for PHP Developer in Scotland

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PHP Developer in Scotland over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PHP Developer in Scotland

PHP Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -2 21 £35,000 -3.44% 3
Glasgow +15 20 £33,750 -3.57% 2
Stirling - 7 £30,000 - 2
Fife - 1 £31,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 -
PHP Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Scotland region featuring PHP Developer in the job title.

1 88 (100.00%) PHP
2 54 (61.36%) JavaScript
3 52 (59.09%) MySQL
4 49 (55.68%) HTML
5 47 (53.41%) CSS
6 38 (43.18%) Web Development
7 32 (36.36%) HTML5
8 29 (32.95%) Symfony
8 29 (32.95%) jQuery
9 24 (27.27%) Laravel
10 22 (25.00%) CSS3
11 21 (23.86%) OO
12 20 (22.73%) Linux
13 19 (21.59%) SQL
14 17 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (18.18%) LAMP
15 16 (18.18%) AngularJS
15 16 (18.18%) Magento
16 15 (17.05%) WordPress
16 15 (17.05%) Drupal
16 15 (17.05%) Zend
17 14 (15.91%) MVC
18 13 (14.77%) Unit Testing
18 13 (14.77%) Open Source
19 12 (13.64%) Degree
20 11 (12.50%) OO PHP
21 10 (11.36%) Ajax
21 10 (11.36%) Java
21 10 (11.36%) OOP
21 10 (11.36%) E-Commerce

PHP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 15 (17.05%) Drupal
1 15 (17.05%) WordPress
2 6 (6.82%) CMS
3 2 (2.27%) Apache
3 2 (2.27%) Moodle
3 2 (2.27%) Totara
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (5.68%) InDesign
1 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (5.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (18.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.68%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) HTTPS
1 5 (5.68%) SSL
2 4 (4.55%) Internet
3 1 (1.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (59.09%) MySQL
2 5 (5.68%) phpMyAdmin
3 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.41%) MariaDB
4 3 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.68%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (5.68%) PHPUnit
2 5 (5.68%) Subversion
3 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.14%) JIRA
3 1 (1.14%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (5.68%) Finance
2 2 (2.27%) Retail
3 1 (1.14%) Advertising
3 1 (1.14%) Games
3 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (55.68%) HTML
2 47 (53.41%) CSS
3 32 (36.36%) HTML5
4 29 (32.95%) jQuery
4 29 (32.95%) Symfony
5 24 (27.27%) Laravel
6 22 (25.00%) CSS3
7 16 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 16 (18.18%) LAMP
8 10 (11.36%) Ajax
9 9 (10.23%) React
9 9 (10.23%) Yii
10 7 (7.95%) JSON
11 5 (5.68%) CodeIgniter
11 5 (5.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (4.55%) Backbone.js
12 4 (4.55%) Kohana
12 4 (4.55%) Sass
13 3 (3.41%) REST
13 3 (3.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (7.95%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.68%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.41%) e-Learning
6 2 (2.27%) User Experience
7 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.14%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.73%) Linux
2 7 (7.95%) Android
3 5 (5.68%) Unix
4 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (43.18%) Web Development
2 21 (23.86%) OO
3 17 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (15.91%) MVC
5 13 (14.77%) Open Source
5 13 (14.77%) Unit Testing
6 11 (12.50%) OO PHP
7 10 (11.36%) E-Commerce
7 10 (11.36%) OOP
8 9 (10.23%) Web Application Development
9 8 (9.09%) B2B
10 7 (7.95%) CRM
10 7 (7.95%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (7.95%) Scrum
11 6 (6.82%) Web Design
12 5 (5.68%) Front End Development
13 4 (4.55%) Mobile Development
13 4 (4.55%) SDLC
13 4 (4.55%) Software Engineering
13 4 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 88 (100.00%) PHP
2 54 (61.36%) JavaScript
3 19 (21.59%) SQL
4 10 (11.36%) Java
5 4 (4.55%) Python
6 3 (3.41%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.27%) C#
7 2 (2.27%) Perl
7 2 (2.27%) Ruby
8 1 (1.14%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 12 (13.64%) Degree
2 7 (7.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (6.82%) MySQL Certification
System Software
1 5 (5.68%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (3.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) cPanel
2 1 (1.14%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (17.05%) Zend
2 5 (5.68%) Adobe
2 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.14%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.14%) Facebook
3 1 (1.14%) Google
3 1 (1.14%) Twitter
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