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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 20 28 10
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Permanent jobs citing PHP 25 34 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 9.03% 7.39% 12.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.20% 10.93% 22.62%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 34
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £30,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
176 311 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 63.54% 67.61% 55.45%
Number of salaries quoted 168 280 158
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 July 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bath

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 66 (73.33%) CSS
2 65 (72.22%) HTML
3 61 (67.78%) MySQL
4 59 (65.56%) JavaScript
5 38 (42.22%) Linux
6 33 (36.67%) jQuery
7 30 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 27 (30.00%) OO
9 26 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (27.78%) Apache
11 24 (26.67%) Ajax
11 24 (26.67%) Degree
12 23 (25.56%) PHP5
12 23 (25.56%) OOP
13 22 (24.44%) Perl
13 22 (24.44%) JSON
14 21 (23.33%) XML
14 21 (23.33%) LAMP
15 20 (22.22%) MVC
16 19 (21.11%) Scrum
17 17 (18.89%) OO PHP
18 16 (17.78%) SQL
19 15 (16.67%) Java
19 15 (16.67%) E-Commerce
20 14 (15.56%) Subversion
20 14 (15.56%) REST
20 14 (15.56%) HTML5
21 13 (14.44%) AngularJS
21 13 (14.44%) Symfony
21 13 (14.44%) Zend

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 25 (27.78%) Apache
2 10 (11.11%) Node.js
3 8 (8.89%) WordPress
4 6 (6.67%) ColdFusion
5 3 (3.33%) CMS
5 3 (3.33%) JBoss
6 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.11%) lighttpd
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.33%) SOLIDWORKS
2 3 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) SaaS
2 1 (1.11%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) Internet
2 2 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (67.78%) MySQL
2 7 (7.78%) SQLite
2 7 (7.78%) MongoDB
2 7 (7.78%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (7.78%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 14 (15.56%) Subversion
3 12 (13.33%) PHPUnit
4 11 (12.22%) Bugzilla
4 11 (12.22%) Trac
4 11 (12.22%) PEAR
5 3 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.33%) EasyMock
5 3 (3.33%) Maven
5 3 (3.33%) JUnit
5 3 (3.33%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.33%) IntelliJ
5 3 (3.33%) Mockito
5 3 (3.33%) Redmine
5 3 (3.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.11%) JIRA
General
1 6 (6.67%) Marketing
2 5 (5.56%) Advertising
3 3 (3.33%) Electronics
3 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 81 (90.00%) Developer
2 47 (52.22%) PHP Developer
3 17 (18.89%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 14 (15.56%) Front-End Developer
4 14 (15.56%) Web Developer
5 11 (12.22%) Senior Developer
6 10 (11.11%) Junior
7 9 (10.00%) Java Developer
7 9 (10.00%) Applications Developer
7 9 (10.00%) Junior Developer
8 8 (8.89%) Senior PHP Developer
8 8 (8.89%) Graduate
8 8 (8.89%) Junior PHP Developer
9 7 (7.78%) Graduate PHP Developer
9 7 (7.78%) Graduate Developer
10 6 (6.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 4 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (4.44%) Front-End Web Developer
12 3 (3.33%) Web Applications Developer
12 3 (3.33%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (73.33%) CSS
2 65 (72.22%) HTML
3 33 (36.67%) jQuery
4 24 (26.67%) Ajax
5 22 (24.44%) JSON
6 21 (23.33%) XML
6 21 (23.33%) LAMP
7 14 (15.56%) HTML5
7 14 (15.56%) REST
8 13 (14.44%) AngularJS
8 13 (14.44%) Symfony
9 11 (12.22%) Web Services
9 11 (12.22%) CSS3
10 9 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (10.00%) RESTful
10 9 (10.00%) SOAP
11 8 (8.89%) Sass
11 8 (8.89%) Laravel
12 6 (6.67%) Backbone.js
12 6 (6.67%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.00%) User Experience
2 9 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.56%) Wiki
3 5 (5.56%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.33%) Arduino
5 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.22%) BBC
6 1 (1.11%) FMCG
6 1 (1.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (42.22%) Linux
2 7 (7.78%) Windows
2 7 (7.78%) Android
3 6 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.67%) UNIX
4 4 (4.44%) Ubuntu
4 4 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.00%) OO
2 26 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (25.56%) OOP
4 20 (22.22%) MVC
5 19 (21.11%) Scrum
6 17 (18.89%) OO PHP
7 15 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 13 (14.44%) Web Development
9 12 (13.33%) Software Engineering
10 11 (12.22%) Web Application Development
11 9 (10.00%) Mentoring
12 8 (8.89%) TDD
13 7 (7.78%) Web Design
13 7 (7.78%) Project Management
13 7 (7.78%) Open Source
13 7 (7.78%) Responsive Web Design
14 4 (4.44%) DevOps
14 4 (4.44%) Configuration Management
14 4 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
15 3 (3.33%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 59 (65.56%) JavaScript
2 23 (25.56%) PHP5
3 22 (24.44%) Perl
4 16 (17.78%) SQL
5 15 (16.67%) Java
6 10 (11.11%) C
7 9 (10.00%) Python
7 9 (10.00%) Objective-C
7 9 (10.00%) Ruby
8 5 (5.56%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.56%) CFML
8 5 (5.56%) C#
9 4 (4.44%) C++
10 3 (3.33%) VB
11 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (26.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (10.00%) Puppet
2 6 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.44%) ZABBIX
3 4 (4.44%) Zenoss
4 3 (3.33%) Vagrant
4 3 (3.33%) cPanel
Vendors
1 13 (14.44%) Zend
2 12 (13.33%) Facebook
2 12 (13.33%) Twitter
2 12 (13.33%) Google
3 4 (4.44%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.44%) Adobe
4 2 (2.22%) HP
4 2 (2.22%) IBM
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle
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