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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 20 27 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 43 28 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 10.57% 7.61% 9.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.70% 12.67% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 38 25 26
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
243 221 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 59.71% 60.05% 60.67%
Number of salaries quoted 216 204 156
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
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 28 November 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bath

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 52 (75.36%) HTML
1 52 (75.36%) CSS
2 44 (63.77%) MySQL
3 42 (60.87%) JavaScript
4 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (40.58%) OO
6 26 (37.68%) Linux
7 20 (28.99%) Git (software)
8 18 (26.09%) Subversion
8 18 (26.09%) Apache
8 18 (26.09%) LAMP
9 17 (24.64%) Degree
10 16 (23.19%) Zend
10 16 (23.19%) OO PHP
11 14 (20.29%) PHP5
11 14 (20.29%) jQuery
12 13 (18.84%) Ajax
13 12 (17.39%) Software Engineering
13 12 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (17.39%) XML
14 11 (15.94%) Drupal
15 10 (14.49%) JSON
15 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
15 10 (14.49%) Web Services
15 10 (14.49%) Analytics
16 9 (13.04%) Windows
16 9 (13.04%) Internet
16 9 (13.04%) TDD
16 9 (13.04%) CakePHP
17 8 (11.59%) Symfony

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 18 (26.09%) Apache
2 11 (15.94%) Drupal
3 7 (10.14%) WordPress
3 7 (10.14%) CMS
4 5 (7.25%) IIS
5 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.90%) ColdFusion
5 2 (2.90%) nginx
5 2 (2.90%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.90%) Node.js
6 1 (1.45%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Magento
2 1 (1.45%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (63.77%) MySQL
2 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.14%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.90%) Redis
4 2 (2.90%) Riak
5 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (28.99%) Git (software)
2 18 (26.09%) Subversion
3 8 (11.59%) PEAR
3 8 (11.59%) Axure RP
4 6 (8.70%) Trac
4 6 (8.70%) PHPUnit
4 6 (8.70%) Bugzilla
5 3 (4.35%) JIRA
6 2 (2.90%) Grunt
6 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.45%) WATIR
General
1 7 (10.14%) Advertising
2 5 (7.25%) Marketing
3 3 (4.35%) Games
4 2 (2.90%) Retail
5 1 (1.45%) Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Publishing
5 1 (1.45%) Electronics
5 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Finance
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 58 (84.06%) Developer
2 41 (59.42%) PHP Developer
3 15 (21.74%) Web Developer
4 11 (15.94%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.70%) LAMP Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Junior Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Junior
8 4 (5.80%) Programmer
8 4 (5.80%) PHP Programmer
8 4 (5.80%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.80%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (5.80%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Junior PHP Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Junior Web Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Web Team Leader
10 2 (2.90%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (75.36%) HTML
1 52 (75.36%) CSS
2 18 (26.09%) LAMP
3 14 (20.29%) jQuery
4 13 (18.84%) Ajax
5 12 (17.39%) XML
6 10 (14.49%) JSON
6 10 (14.49%) Web Services
7 9 (13.04%) CakePHP
8 8 (11.59%) Symfony
9 6 (8.70%) RESTful
10 5 (7.25%) Smarty
10 5 (7.25%) HTML5
10 5 (7.25%) REST
11 3 (4.35%) CSS3
11 3 (4.35%) SOAP
11 3 (4.35%) .NET
12 2 (2.90%) XSLT
12 2 (2.90%) XHTML
12 2 (2.90%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Mobile App
1 8 (11.59%) User Experience
2 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.80%) Open Source
4 2 (2.90%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.90%) W3C
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.45%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.45%) VLE
5 1 (1.45%) Photography
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) Wiki
5 1 (1.45%) Social Media
5 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (37.68%) Linux
2 9 (13.04%) Windows
3 4 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (40.58%) OO
3 16 (23.19%) OO PHP
4 12 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (17.39%) Software Engineering
5 10 (14.49%) Analytics
6 9 (13.04%) TDD
7 8 (11.59%) Scrum
7 8 (11.59%) Mentoring
8 7 (10.14%) OOP
9 6 (8.70%) MVC
9 6 (8.70%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.70%) Web Application Development
10 5 (7.25%) Web Development
10 5 (7.25%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.80%) Content Management
12 3 (4.35%) BDD
12 3 (4.35%) Project Management
13 2 (2.90%) Web Design
13 2 (2.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 42 (60.87%) JavaScript
2 14 (20.29%) PHP5
3 8 (11.59%) SQL
4 6 (8.70%) Java
4 6 (8.70%) Ruby
5 4 (5.80%) Perl
5 4 (5.80%) Python
6 2 (2.90%) CFML
7 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.45%) VBA
7 1 (1.45%) C#
7 1 (1.45%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 17 (24.64%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) Puppet
2 5 (7.25%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.90%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 16 (23.19%) Zend
2 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.90%) Apple
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.45%) Google
4 1 (1.45%) Facebook
4 1 (1.45%) Twitter
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - Plus Generous Benefits
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Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - Generous Benefits
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Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - excellent benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 10-15% Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago