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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 30 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 28 40 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 6.38% 13.42% 15.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.53% 27.78% 23.04%
Number of salaries quoted 23 37 47
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £23,300 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
266 144 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 60.59% 48.32% 67.11%
Number of salaries quoted 240 133 198
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 August 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bath

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 54 (67.50%) MySQL
2 53 (66.25%) JavaScript
3 52 (65.00%) HTML
4 50 (62.50%) CSS
5 35 (43.75%) jQuery
5 35 (43.75%) Linux
6 30 (37.50%) Apache
7 27 (33.75%) Degree
8 26 (32.50%) Ajax
9 25 (31.25%) LAMP
10 22 (27.50%) XML
11 21 (26.25%) Zend
12 20 (25.00%) Drupal
13 17 (21.25%) JSON
14 16 (20.00%) PHP5
14 16 (20.00%) TDD
14 16 (20.00%) Java
14 16 (20.00%) OO
15 15 (18.75%) Scrum
15 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (18.75%) Git (software)
15 15 (18.75%) Web Application Development
16 14 (17.50%) HTML5
17 13 (16.25%) Web Services
18 12 (15.00%) OOP
18 12 (15.00%) SQL Server
18 12 (15.00%) Internet
18 12 (15.00%) CakePHP
18 12 (15.00%) PHPUnit
18 12 (15.00%) PEAR

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 30 (37.50%) Apache
2 20 (25.00%) Drupal
3 11 (13.75%) CMS
4 9 (11.25%) IIS
5 8 (10.00%) ColdFusion
6 4 (5.00%) Magnolia
7 3 (3.75%) WordPress
8 2 (2.50%) Node.js
8 2 (2.50%) Moodle
9 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Trello
2 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.00%) Internet
2 3 (3.75%) VoIP
3 1 (1.25%) DHCP
3 1 (1.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (67.50%) MySQL
2 12 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.50%) SQLite
5 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.00%) PHPUnit
2 12 (15.00%) PEAR
3 9 (11.25%) Subversion
3 9 (11.25%) Bugzilla
3 9 (11.25%) Trac
4 2 (2.50%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.50%) JIRA
5 1 (1.25%) EasyMock
5 1 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.25%) Maven
5 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.25%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.25%) JUnit
5 1 (1.25%) Mockito
5 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.75%) Advertising
3 4 (5.00%) Marketing
4 2 (2.50%) Games
5 1 (1.25%) Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Publishing
5 1 (1.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 68 (85.00%) Developer
2 36 (45.00%) PHP Developer
3 24 (30.00%) Web Developer
4 15 (18.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 10 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 10 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
6 8 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
7 7 (8.75%) LAMP Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Senior PHP Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Front-End Web Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Team Leader
8 5 (6.25%) Graduate
8 5 (6.25%) Programmer
8 5 (6.25%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 4 (5.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Senior Web Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Senior PHP Web Developer
9 4 (5.00%) PHP Programmer
9 4 (5.00%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (65.00%) HTML
2 50 (62.50%) CSS
3 35 (43.75%) jQuery
4 26 (32.50%) Ajax
5 25 (31.25%) LAMP
6 22 (27.50%) XML
7 17 (21.25%) JSON
8 14 (17.50%) HTML5
9 13 (16.25%) Web Services
10 12 (15.00%) CakePHP
10 12 (15.00%) CSS3
11 10 (12.50%) Symfony
12 8 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (10.00%) XHTML
13 7 (8.75%) Sass
13 7 (8.75%) Backbone.js
14 6 (7.50%) SOAP
15 5 (6.25%) Spring
15 5 (6.25%) .NET
15 5 (6.25%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) Mobile App
2 7 (8.75%) Digital Media
3 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.50%) W3C
4 2 (2.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.25%) Photography
5 1 (1.25%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.25%) VLE
5 1 (1.25%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.25%) Open Source
5 1 (1.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (43.75%) Linux
2 9 (11.25%) Windows
3 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.00%) TDD
1 16 (20.00%) OO
2 15 (18.75%) Scrum
2 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.75%) Web Application Development
3 12 (15.00%) OOP
4 11 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (12.50%) Web Development
6 9 (11.25%) Software Engineering
6 9 (11.25%) E-Commerce
7 8 (10.00%) OO PHP
7 8 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 8 (10.00%) MVC
8 6 (7.50%) Project Management
9 5 (6.25%) Performance Management
10 4 (5.00%) Analytics
10 4 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
11 3 (3.75%) Unit Testing
12 2 (2.50%) Web Usability
12 2 (2.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 53 (66.25%) JavaScript
2 16 (20.00%) PHP5
2 16 (20.00%) Java
3 10 (12.50%) SQL
4 8 (10.00%) Python
4 8 (10.00%) Perl
5 7 (8.75%) Ruby
5 7 (8.75%) CFML
6 5 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (33.75%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) HND
3 1 (1.25%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Puppet
1 1 (1.25%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 21 (26.25%) Zend
2 9 (11.25%) Twitter
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle
4 2 (2.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.50%) Apple
5 1 (1.25%) JBoss
5 1 (1.25%) Facebook
5 1 (1.25%) ServiceNow
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