PHP Jobs in Scotland

PHP
UK > Scotland

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 229 130 109
Rank change year-on-year -99 -21 -50
Permanent jobs citing PHP 53 96 149
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 0.80% 2.01% 2.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.42% 4.63% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 44 56 108
10th Percentile £38,750 £43,125 £34,500
25th Percentile £41,688 £45,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.64% +10.00% +17.65%
75th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £60,313
90th Percentile £56,250 - £85,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +13.64%

All Programming Languages
Scotland

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 Scotland with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,729 2,073 2,584
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 56.33% 43.34% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,146 1,176 1,534
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +12.24%
75th Percentile £67,500 £76,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £87,500 £83,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +13.64%

PHP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for PHP in Scotland

PHP
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PHP in Scotland.

Salary trend for PHP in Scotland

PHP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing PHP in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 April 2024.

Salary histogram for PHP in Scotland

PHP
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 within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 April 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Dundee +3 17 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Edinburgh +9 12 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Glasgow -153 12 £45,000 -21.74% 6
Fife -5 4 - -
Aberdeen -5 4 £42,500 - 1
Renfrewshire - 1 £52,500 -
PHP
UK

PHP
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.32%) CMS
2 5 (9.43%) WordPress
3 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.66%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 33 (62.26%) AWS
2 14 (26.42%) SaaS
3 7 (13.21%) Serverless
4 5 (9.43%) Azure
5 4 (7.55%) Power Automate
6 3 (5.66%) GitHub
7 2 (3.77%) GCP
7 2 (3.77%) IaaS
7 2 (3.77%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (45.28%) MySQL
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.66%) MariaDB
3 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Git
General
1 6 (11.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
1 6 (11.32%) Social Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Digital Healthcare
4 1 (1.89%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 49 (92.45%) Developer
2 27 (50.94%) PHP Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Software Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Senior
5 6 (11.32%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Lead
7 3 (5.66%) Drupal Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Full Stack PHP Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (3.77%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.77%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Team Leader
9 1 (1.89%) Junior Developer
9 1 (1.89%) React Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (47.17%) Laravel
2 19 (35.85%) CSS
2 19 (35.85%) HTML
3 16 (30.19%) Vue
4 13 (24.53%) React
5 9 (16.98%) AngularJS
5 9 (16.98%) Node.js
6 8 (15.09%) Symfony
7 7 (13.21%) Serverless Framework
8 2 (3.77%) .NET
8 2 (3.77%) LAMP
8 2 (3.77%) REST
9 1 (1.89%) CSS3
9 1 (1.89%) HTML5
9 1 (1.89%) jQuery
9 1 (1.89%) RESTful
9 1 (1.89%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (7.55%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.77%) Cloud Native
2 2 (3.77%) Life Science
3 1 (1.89%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Unix
2 2 (3.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Full Stack Development
2 15 (28.30%) User Experience
3 14 (26.42%) DevOps
4 13 (24.53%) UX Design
5 12 (22.64%) Agile
6 10 (18.87%) OOP
7 9 (16.98%) Software Engineering
8 8 (15.09%) Microservices
9 6 (11.32%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 4 (7.55%) Clean Code
10 4 (7.55%) OO
10 4 (7.55%) OO PHP
10 4 (7.55%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (5.66%) Collaborative Working
11 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
11 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.66%) MVC
11 3 (5.66%) Project Management
11 3 (5.66%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) JavaScript
2 11 (20.75%) TypeScript
3 9 (16.98%) Java
4 7 (13.21%) C#
5 6 (11.32%) C
6 4 (7.55%) SQL
7 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.77%) Python
7 2 (3.77%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.77%) Progress Chef
2 2 (3.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Rollbar