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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 6 33 15
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -18
Permanent jobs citing PHP 56 16 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 21.46% 4.66% 12.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.94% 8.84% 19.41%
Number of salaries quoted 54 12 46
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £50,000
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
170 181 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 65.13% 52.77% 62.53%
Number of salaries quoted 162 149 231
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 29 January 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bath

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 85 (83.33%) CSS
2 82 (80.39%) HTML
3 73 (71.57%) JavaScript
4 65 (63.73%) MySQL
5 45 (44.12%) OO
6 40 (39.22%) Git (software)
7 38 (37.25%) Linux
8 35 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (31.37%) OO PHP
10 29 (28.43%) Ajax
10 29 (28.43%) Zend
11 28 (27.45%) Apache
12 27 (26.47%) LAMP
13 24 (23.53%) Subversion
14 23 (22.55%) Web Services
15 22 (21.57%) JSON
15 22 (21.57%) PHP5
16 20 (19.61%) jQuery
16 20 (19.61%) Degree
17 17 (16.67%) MVC
18 15 (14.71%) Perl
18 15 (14.71%) Software Engineering
19 14 (13.73%) XML
19 14 (13.73%) HTML5
20 13 (12.75%) CSS3
20 13 (12.75%) OOP
20 13 (12.75%) Scrum
20 13 (12.75%) TDD
20 13 (12.75%) Open Source
21 12 (11.76%) Symfony

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 28 (27.45%) Apache
2 10 (9.80%) Node.js
3 8 (7.84%) CMS
4 7 (6.86%) WordPress
5 6 (5.88%) Drupal
6 4 (3.92%) ColdFusion
7 3 (2.94%) IIS
7 3 (2.94%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.96%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.96%) nginx
9 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.98%) lighttpd
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Magento
2 1 (0.98%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.76%) Internet
2 1 (0.98%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (63.73%) MySQL
2 10 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.80%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.92%) SQLite
3 4 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.96%) Redis
4 2 (1.96%) Riak
5 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 40 (39.22%) Git (software)
2 24 (23.53%) Subversion
3 11 (10.78%) PHPUnit
3 11 (10.78%) PEAR
4 9 (8.82%) Trac
4 9 (8.82%) Bugzilla
5 8 (7.84%) Axure RP
6 5 (4.90%) JIRA
7 2 (1.96%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.96%) Grunt
8 1 (0.98%) Redmine
8 1 (0.98%) WATIR
General
1 6 (5.88%) Advertising
2 4 (3.92%) Marketing
3 3 (2.94%) Retail
4 2 (1.96%) Games
4 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.98%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 90 (88.24%) Developer
2 59 (57.84%) PHP Developer
3 23 (22.55%) Web Developer
4 14 (13.73%) PHP Web Developer
5 10 (9.80%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 9 (8.82%) Front-End Developer
7 8 (7.84%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.86%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.88%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Junior
10 5 (4.90%) Junior Developer
11 4 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (3.92%) PHP Programmer
11 4 (3.92%) Java Developer
11 4 (3.92%) Programmer
12 3 (2.94%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
12 3 (2.94%) Senior Web Developer
12 3 (2.94%) Junior Web Developer
12 3 (2.94%) LAMP Developer
12 3 (2.94%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (83.33%) CSS
2 82 (80.39%) HTML
3 29 (28.43%) Ajax
4 27 (26.47%) LAMP
5 23 (22.55%) Web Services
6 22 (21.57%) JSON
7 20 (19.61%) jQuery
8 14 (13.73%) XML
8 14 (13.73%) HTML5
9 13 (12.75%) CSS3
10 12 (11.76%) Symfony
10 12 (11.76%) REST
11 11 (10.78%) Sass
12 9 (8.82%) OOCSS
12 9 (8.82%) LESS
12 9 (8.82%) RESTful
12 9 (8.82%) CakePHP
13 8 (7.84%) AngularJS
14 6 (5.88%) Smarty
14 6 (5.88%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Open Source
2 11 (10.78%) Mobile App
3 10 (9.80%) User Experience
3 10 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.88%) BBC
5 4 (3.92%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.94%) Wiki
7 2 (1.96%) W3C
8 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.98%) Social Media
8 1 (0.98%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.98%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.98%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 38 (37.25%) Linux
2 7 (6.86%) Windows
3 4 (3.92%) Android
3 4 (3.92%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (44.12%) OO
2 35 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (31.37%) OO PHP
4 17 (16.67%) MVC
5 15 (14.71%) Software Engineering
6 13 (12.75%) OOP
6 13 (12.75%) Scrum
6 13 (12.75%) TDD
7 12 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (9.80%) E-Commerce
8 10 (9.80%) Analytics
9 9 (8.82%) Web Application Development
9 9 (8.82%) Web Development
10 8 (7.84%) Web Design
10 8 (7.84%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (7.84%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.90%) Project Management
11 5 (4.90%) Time Management
12 4 (3.92%) Business Development
12 4 (3.92%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (71.57%) JavaScript
2 22 (21.57%) PHP5
3 15 (14.71%) Perl
4 11 (10.78%) SQL
5 9 (8.82%) Java
6 8 (7.84%) Ruby
7 7 (6.86%) Objective-C
7 7 (6.86%) Python
8 4 (3.92%) CFML
9 2 (1.96%) PHP4
10 1 (0.98%) C#
10 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.98%) VBA
10 1 (0.98%) Groovy
10 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (19.61%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (6.86%) Puppet
2 6 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.96%) Graphite
3 2 (1.96%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.98%) cPanel
Vendors
1 29 (28.43%) Zend
2 12 (11.76%) Google
3 11 (10.78%) Facebook
3 11 (10.78%) Twitter
4 3 (2.94%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.96%) Apple
5 2 (1.96%) Microsoft
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