This is my take on how to get up and running with NGINX, PHP-FPM, MySQL and phpMyAdmin on OSX Yosemite.
This article is adapted from the original by Jonas Friedmann. Who I just discovered is from Würzburg in Germany. A stonesthrow from where I was born ;)
Make sure you have the latest version of XCode installed. Available from the Mac App Store.
Install the Xcode Command Line Tools: