Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior PHP Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior PHP Developer
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 213 230
Rank change year-on-year +1 +17 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior PHP Developer 6 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.11% 0.33% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.34% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 9
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +8.33% -10.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £31,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £51,500 £45,250 £41,350
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%

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 5001 5540 6072
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.13% 95.55% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3137 3336 3820
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.15% +2.35% +4.94%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Senior PHP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior PHP Developer in Scotland

Senior PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Senior PHP Developer in Scotland

Senior PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior PHP Developer in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior PHP Developer in Scotland

Senior 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 Senior PHP Developer within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -13 4 £42,500 +7.59%
Glasgow +17 2 £42,500 +21.43%
Senior PHP Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, Senior 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 Senior PHP Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) LAMP
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) Subversion
4 3 (50.00%) Android
4 3 (50.00%) Laravel
4 3 (50.00%) Amazon S3
4 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (50.00%) HTTPS
4 3 (50.00%) SSL
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Adobe
4 3 (50.00%) Ajax
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) JSON
4 3 (50.00%) Symfony

Senior 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (50.00%) InDesign
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) PHPUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) LAMP
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) Ajax
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
3 3 (50.00%) Laravel
3 3 (50.00%) Symfony
3 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (50.00%) Web Design
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) API Design
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) Zend