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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 14 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 35 54 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 12.24% 12.77% 7.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.13% 17.53% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 35 50 28
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £28,150 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
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
183 308 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 63.99% 72.81% 61.24%
Number of salaries quoted 165 272 225
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 May 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bath

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 95 (77.87%) CSS
2 92 (75.41%) HTML
3 86 (70.49%) JavaScript
4 83 (68.03%) MySQL
5 55 (45.08%) Linux
6 50 (40.98%) Git (software)
7 43 (35.25%) Apache
8 42 (34.43%) OO
9 41 (33.61%) Ajax
10 37 (30.33%) jQuery
11 36 (29.51%) JSON
11 36 (29.51%) OO PHP
12 34 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
13 33 (27.05%) LAMP
14 32 (26.23%) Perl
15 31 (25.41%) PHP5
16 30 (24.59%) Degree
17 27 (22.13%) MVC
18 26 (21.31%) OOP
19 25 (20.49%) XML
20 24 (19.67%) Scrum
20 24 (19.67%) Zend
21 23 (18.85%) Google
22 22 (18.03%) Subversion
22 22 (18.03%) Facebook
22 22 (18.03%) Twitter
23 21 (17.21%) HTML5
24 20 (16.39%) CSS3
25 19 (15.57%) PHPUnit
25 19 (15.57%) Web Services

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 43 (35.25%) Apache
2 16 (13.11%) Node.js
3 9 (7.38%) WordPress
4 8 (6.56%) ColdFusion
5 5 (4.10%) CMS
6 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.64%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.64%) Drupal
6 2 (1.64%) lighttpd
Applications
1 3 (2.46%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.82%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.74%) SaaS
2 1 (0.82%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.74%) Internet
2 3 (2.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (68.03%) MySQL
2 10 (8.20%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (8.20%) NoSQL
2 10 (8.20%) SQLite
3 7 (5.74%) SQL Server
4 6 (4.92%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.28%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 50 (40.98%) Git (software)
2 22 (18.03%) Subversion
3 19 (15.57%) PHPUnit
4 16 (13.11%) PEAR
4 16 (13.11%) Bugzilla
4 16 (13.11%) Trac
5 3 (2.46%) JIRA
6 1 (0.82%) Redmine
General
1 5 (4.10%) Manufacturing
1 5 (4.10%) Advertising
2 3 (2.46%) Electronics
3 2 (1.64%) Retail
3 2 (1.64%) Marketing
4 1 (0.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 111 (90.98%) Developer
2 69 (56.56%) PHP Developer
3 25 (20.49%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 22 (18.03%) Web Developer
5 19 (15.57%) Front-End Developer
6 11 (9.02%) Senior Developer
7 10 (8.20%) Graduate
8 9 (7.38%) Graduate Developer
8 9 (7.38%) Applications Developer
8 9 (7.38%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 8 (6.56%) Junior
9 8 (6.56%) Graduate PHP Developer
9 8 (6.56%) PHP Web Developer
10 7 (5.74%) Senior PHP Developer
10 7 (5.74%) Junior PHP Developer
10 7 (5.74%) Front-End Web Developer
10 7 (5.74%) Java Developer
10 7 (5.74%) Junior Developer
10 7 (5.74%) Software Developer
11 6 (4.92%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (77.87%) CSS
2 92 (75.41%) HTML
3 41 (33.61%) Ajax
4 37 (30.33%) jQuery
5 36 (29.51%) JSON
6 33 (27.05%) LAMP
7 25 (20.49%) XML
8 21 (17.21%) HTML5
9 20 (16.39%) CSS3
10 19 (15.57%) Web Services
11 16 (13.11%) REST
11 16 (13.11%) Sass
12 15 (12.30%) LESS
12 15 (12.30%) OOCSS
12 15 (12.30%) Symfony
13 13 (10.66%) AngularJS
14 11 (9.02%) RESTful
15 9 (7.38%) CakePHP
15 9 (7.38%) Backbone.js
16 8 (6.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (12.30%) Open Source
3 8 (6.56%) User Experience
3 8 (6.56%) BBC
4 7 (5.74%) Mathematics
4 7 (5.74%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.74%) Wiki
5 6 (4.92%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.46%) Arduino
7 1 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (45.08%) Linux
2 9 (7.38%) Windows
3 7 (5.74%) Apple iOS
3 7 (5.74%) Android
4 6 (4.92%) UNIX
4 6 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.28%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (34.43%) OO
2 36 (29.51%) OO PHP
3 34 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (22.13%) MVC
5 26 (21.31%) OOP
6 24 (19.67%) Scrum
7 17 (13.93%) Software Engineering
8 16 (13.11%) E-Commerce
8 16 (13.11%) Web Application Development
9 14 (11.48%) Web Development
9 14 (11.48%) Web Design
9 14 (11.48%) Responsive Web Design
10 13 (10.66%) TDD
11 8 (6.56%) Mentoring
12 6 (4.92%) DevOps
12 6 (4.92%) Project Management
13 5 (4.10%) Time Management
14 4 (3.28%) Configuration Management
14 4 (3.28%) User Acceptance Testing
14 4 (3.28%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 86 (70.49%) JavaScript
2 32 (26.23%) Perl
3 31 (25.41%) PHP5
4 16 (13.11%) SQL
5 15 (12.30%) Objective-C
6 14 (11.48%) Java
7 13 (10.66%) Python
7 13 (10.66%) Ruby
8 10 (8.20%) C
9 7 (5.74%) CFML
10 6 (4.92%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.28%) C#
11 4 (3.28%) C++
12 3 (2.46%) VB
13 2 (1.64%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 30 (24.59%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (5.74%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (5.74%) Puppet
2 4 (3.28%) ZABBIX
2 4 (3.28%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.82%) cPanel
Vendors
1 24 (19.67%) Zend
2 23 (18.85%) Google
3 22 (18.03%) Facebook
3 22 (18.03%) Twitter
4 6 (4.92%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.64%) IBM
5 2 (1.64%) Adobe
5 2 (1.64%) HP
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