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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 8 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 65 47 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 20.57% 13.31% 10.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.41% 19.42% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 65 41 37
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £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
221 242 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 69.94% 68.56% 60.95%
Number of salaries quoted 204 211 228
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 April 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bath

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 94 (78.33%) CSS
2 91 (75.83%) HTML
3 84 (70.00%) MySQL
4 83 (69.17%) JavaScript
5 53 (44.17%) Linux
6 47 (39.17%) Git (software)
7 41 (34.17%) Apache
8 38 (31.67%) jQuery
8 38 (31.67%) Ajax
9 37 (30.83%) OO
9 37 (30.83%) Agile Software Development
10 33 (27.50%) JSON
11 32 (26.67%) LAMP
11 32 (26.67%) Perl
12 30 (25.00%) Degree
12 30 (25.00%) OO PHP
13 26 (21.67%) Scrum
13 26 (21.67%) MVC
14 25 (20.83%) Zend
14 25 (20.83%) PHP5
15 24 (20.00%) XML
16 23 (19.17%) OOP
17 22 (18.33%) Subversion
18 21 (17.50%) HTML5
19 20 (16.67%) Google
19 20 (16.67%) CSS3
20 19 (15.83%) Facebook
20 19 (15.83%) Twitter
20 19 (15.83%) PHPUnit
20 19 (15.83%) Web Services

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (34.17%) Apache
2 18 (15.00%) Node.js
3 9 (7.50%) ColdFusion
4 8 (6.67%) WordPress
5 5 (4.17%) CMS
6 3 (2.50%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.67%) Drupal
7 2 (1.67%) lighttpd
8 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.83%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (2.50%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (1.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.50%) SaaS
2 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.67%) Internet
2 3 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (70.00%) MySQL
2 12 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.50%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.83%) SQLite
4 7 (5.83%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (5.83%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.83%) Redis
6 1 (0.83%) Riak
Development Applications
1 47 (39.17%) Git (software)
2 22 (18.33%) Subversion
3 19 (15.83%) PHPUnit
4 16 (13.33%) Trac
4 16 (13.33%) PEAR
4 16 (13.33%) Bugzilla
5 3 (2.50%) JIRA
6 1 (0.83%) Grunt
6 1 (0.83%) Redmine
6 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (5.00%) Advertising
2 5 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.50%) Electronics
3 3 (2.50%) Retail
4 2 (1.67%) Marketing
5 1 (0.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 108 (90.00%) Developer
2 65 (54.17%) PHP Developer
3 22 (18.33%) Web Developer
3 22 (18.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 19 (15.83%) Front-End Developer
5 10 (8.33%) Graduate
6 9 (7.50%) Applications Developer
6 9 (7.50%) Java Developer
6 9 (7.50%) Graduate Developer
7 8 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.67%) Graduate PHP Developer
7 8 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
8 7 (5.83%) Front-End Web Developer
8 7 (5.83%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 6 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (4.17%) Senior PHP Developer
10 5 (4.17%) Junior
11 4 (3.33%) Junior PHP Developer
11 4 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (78.33%) CSS
2 91 (75.83%) HTML
3 38 (31.67%) Ajax
3 38 (31.67%) jQuery
4 33 (27.50%) JSON
5 32 (26.67%) LAMP
6 24 (20.00%) XML
7 21 (17.50%) HTML5
8 20 (16.67%) CSS3
9 19 (15.83%) Web Services
10 17 (14.17%) Sass
11 15 (12.50%) LESS
11 15 (12.50%) OOCSS
12 14 (11.67%) AngularJS
13 12 (10.00%) REST
13 12 (10.00%) Symfony
14 11 (9.17%) RESTful
15 10 (8.33%) Backbone.js
16 9 (7.50%) CakePHP
16 9 (7.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.83%) Open Source
3 9 (7.50%) Mathematics
4 8 (6.67%) BBC
4 8 (6.67%) User Experience
5 7 (5.83%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.83%) Wiki
6 6 (5.00%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.50%) Arduino
8 1 (0.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (44.17%) Linux
2 9 (7.50%) Windows
3 7 (5.83%) Android
3 7 (5.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (5.83%) Apple iOS
4 6 (5.00%) UNIX
5 4 (3.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.83%) OO
1 37 (30.83%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (25.00%) OO PHP
3 26 (21.67%) Scrum
3 26 (21.67%) MVC
4 23 (19.17%) OOP
5 17 (14.17%) Software Engineering
6 16 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 16 (13.33%) Web Application Development
7 15 (12.50%) TDD
8 14 (11.67%) Web Design
8 14 (11.67%) Web Development
8 14 (11.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 7 (5.83%) DevOps
11 6 (5.00%) Project Management
12 5 (4.17%) Time Management
13 4 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (3.33%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 83 (69.17%) JavaScript
2 32 (26.67%) Perl
3 25 (20.83%) PHP5
4 17 (14.17%) Java
4 17 (14.17%) SQL
5 16 (13.33%) Python
5 16 (13.33%) Ruby
6 12 (10.00%) Objective-C
7 10 (8.33%) C
8 9 (7.50%) CFML
9 6 (5.00%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.33%) C#
10 4 (3.33%) C++
11 3 (2.50%) VB
12 2 (1.67%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 30 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (5.83%) Puppet
1 7 (5.83%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.33%) ZABBIX
2 4 (3.33%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.83%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.83%) cPanel
3 1 (0.83%) Graphite
Vendors
1 25 (20.83%) Zend
2 20 (16.67%) Google
3 19 (15.83%) Facebook
3 19 (15.83%) Twitter
4 7 (5.83%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.67%) IBM
5 2 (1.67%) Adobe
5 2 (1.67%) HP
Bath, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Somerset, Avon (BA2)
Guru Careers
Salary: £18-24k (DOE) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago