The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 5 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 80 28 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 26.67% 9.46% 12.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.87% 16.57% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 78 25 45
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £20,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
PHP
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Programming Languages Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
217 169 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 72.33% 57.09% 63.73%
Number of salaries quoted 204 158 245
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

PHP
Salary Trend in Bath

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

PHP Salary Trend in Bath

PHP
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Bath region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bath

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP.

1 101 (82.11%) CSS
2 98 (79.67%) HTML
3 87 (70.73%) MySQL
4 85 (69.11%) JavaScript
5 52 (42.28%) Linux
6 49 (39.84%) Git (software)
7 46 (37.40%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (33.33%) Ajax
8 41 (33.33%) Apache
9 39 (31.71%) OO
9 39 (31.71%) jQuery
10 35 (28.46%) JSON
11 32 (26.02%) Degree
12 31 (25.20%) PHP5
13 30 (24.39%) OO PHP
14 29 (23.58%) Scrum
15 28 (22.76%) LAMP
16 27 (21.95%) Perl
16 27 (21.95%) Zend
17 26 (21.14%) Subversion
17 26 (21.14%) XML
18 25 (20.33%) MVC
18 25 (20.33%) Software Engineering
19 23 (18.70%) OOP
20 22 (17.89%) PHPUnit
21 21 (17.07%) Web Services
21 21 (17.07%) PEAR
22 20 (16.26%) SQL
23 19 (15.45%) Bugzilla
23 19 (15.45%) CSS3

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing PHP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (33.33%) Apache
2 15 (12.20%) Node.js
3 9 (7.32%) ColdFusion
4 7 (5.69%) CMS
4 7 (5.69%) WordPress
5 4 (3.25%) Drupal
6 3 (2.44%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.63%) lighttpd
7 2 (1.63%) IIS
8 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.81%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.50%) Internet
2 2 (1.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (70.73%) MySQL
2 13 (10.57%) SQL Server
3 12 (9.76%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.88%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.07%) SQLite
5 5 (4.07%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.81%) Redis
6 1 (0.81%) Riak
Development Applications
1 49 (39.84%) Git (software)
2 26 (21.14%) Subversion
3 22 (17.89%) PHPUnit
4 21 (17.07%) PEAR
5 19 (15.45%) Trac
5 19 (15.45%) Bugzilla
6 4 (3.25%) JIRA
7 1 (0.81%) WATIR
7 1 (0.81%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.81%) Redmine
7 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.81%) Grunt
General
1 6 (4.88%) Advertising
2 5 (4.07%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.44%) Retail
4 2 (1.63%) Games
5 1 (0.81%) Electronics
5 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 112 (91.06%) Developer
2 66 (53.66%) PHP Developer
3 22 (17.89%) Web Developer
4 21 (17.07%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 16 (13.01%) Front-End Developer
6 10 (8.13%) Graduate
6 10 (8.13%) Software Developer
7 9 (7.32%) Senior Developer
7 9 (7.32%) Java Developer
7 9 (7.32%) Graduate Developer
8 8 (6.50%) Applications Developer
8 8 (6.50%) Graduate PHP Developer
8 8 (6.50%) PHP Web Developer
9 6 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (4.07%) Junior
11 4 (3.25%) Senior Web Developer
11 4 (3.25%) Front-End Web Developer
11 4 (3.25%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 4 (3.25%) Junior Developer
12 3 (2.44%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (82.11%) CSS
2 98 (79.67%) HTML
3 41 (33.33%) Ajax
4 39 (31.71%) jQuery
5 35 (28.46%) JSON
6 28 (22.76%) LAMP
7 26 (21.14%) XML
8 21 (17.07%) Web Services
9 19 (15.45%) CSS3
9 19 (15.45%) HTML5
10 17 (13.82%) Symfony
11 16 (13.01%) Sass
12 15 (12.20%) LESS
12 15 (12.20%) OOCSS
13 14 (11.38%) CakePHP
14 11 (8.94%) REST
14 11 (8.94%) RESTful
15 10 (8.13%) AngularJS
16 9 (7.32%) Ruby on Rails
17 8 (6.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.57%) Open Source
3 9 (7.32%) Mathematics
4 8 (6.50%) BBC
4 8 (6.50%) User Experience
5 7 (5.69%) Wiki
6 6 (4.88%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.88%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (42.28%) Linux
2 13 (10.57%) Windows
3 6 (4.88%) Android
3 6 (4.88%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.07%) UNIX
5 2 (1.63%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (37.40%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (31.71%) OO
3 30 (24.39%) OO PHP
4 29 (23.58%) Scrum
5 25 (20.33%) Software Engineering
5 25 (20.33%) MVC
6 23 (18.70%) OOP
7 19 (15.45%) Web Application Development
8 15 (12.20%) Responsive Web Design
8 15 (12.20%) Web Development
8 15 (12.20%) TDD
9 14 (11.38%) Web Design
10 13 (10.57%) E-Commerce
11 12 (9.76%) Mentoring
12 7 (5.69%) Project Management
13 6 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (4.07%) Time Management
14 5 (4.07%) DevOps
15 4 (3.25%) BDD
15 4 (3.25%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 85 (69.11%) JavaScript
2 31 (25.20%) PHP5
3 27 (21.95%) Perl
4 20 (16.26%) SQL
5 18 (14.63%) Java
6 15 (12.20%) Ruby
7 14 (11.38%) Python
8 10 (8.13%) Objective-C
9 9 (7.32%) CFML
9 9 (7.32%) C
10 4 (3.25%) C#
10 4 (3.25%) C++
10 4 (3.25%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.44%) VB
12 2 (1.63%) PHP4
13 1 (0.81%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 32 (26.02%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (4.07%) Puppet
1 5 (4.07%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.63%) ZABBIX
2 2 (1.63%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.81%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.81%) cPanel
3 1 (0.81%) Graphite
Vendors
1 27 (21.95%) Zend
2 18 (14.63%) Google
3 17 (13.82%) Facebook
3 17 (13.82%) Twitter
4 5 (4.07%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.44%) SolidWorks
6 2 (1.63%) IBM
6 2 (1.63%) Adobe
6 2 (1.63%) HP
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Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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