The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 36 57 26
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -31
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 8 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 2.86% 1.09% 4.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.44% 1.61% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 12
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
PHP5
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
180 310 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 64.29% 67.39% 55.13%
Number of salaries quoted 173 280 161
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

PHP5
Salary Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Bath region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in Bath

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 23 (100.00%) PHP
2 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
3 19 (82.61%) MySQL
4 15 (65.22%) OO
5 14 (60.87%) Ajax
5 14 (60.87%) JSON
6 13 (56.52%) Linux
6 13 (56.52%) OOP
6 13 (56.52%) Apache
7 12 (52.17%) CSS
7 12 (52.17%) HTML
8 10 (43.48%) XML
8 10 (43.48%) LAMP
8 10 (43.48%) OO PHP
9 9 (39.13%) Symfony
10 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
10 8 (34.78%) REST
10 8 (34.78%) Objective-C
10 8 (34.78%) Perl
11 7 (30.43%) Google
11 7 (30.43%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (30.43%) SQLite
11 7 (30.43%) jQuery
11 7 (30.43%) Facebook
11 7 (30.43%) Twitter
12 6 (26.09%) Degree
13 5 (21.74%) CakePHP
13 5 (21.74%) PEAR
13 5 (21.74%) PHPUnit
13 5 (21.74%) Web Application Development

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (56.52%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) lighttpd
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (82.61%) MySQL
2 7 (30.43%) SQLite
2 7 (30.43%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) PEAR
2 5 (21.74%) PHPUnit
2 5 (21.74%) Trac
2 5 (21.74%) Bugzilla
General
1 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
1 23 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 11 (47.83%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 8 (34.78%) Senior PHP Developer
3 8 (34.78%) Senior Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Junior Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Junior PHP Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Junior
5 6 (26.09%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Applications Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (8.70%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Graduate PHP Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) Ajax
1 14 (60.87%) JSON
2 12 (52.17%) HTML
2 12 (52.17%) CSS
3 10 (43.48%) XML
3 10 (43.48%) LAMP
4 9 (39.13%) Symfony
5 8 (34.78%) REST
6 7 (30.43%) jQuery
7 5 (21.74%) CakePHP
8 4 (17.39%) SOAP
8 4 (17.39%) Laravel
9 1 (4.35%) HTML5
9 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) OO
2 13 (56.52%) OOP
3 10 (43.48%) OO PHP
4 5 (21.74%) Web Application Development
4 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
4 5 (21.74%) Scrum
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
5 4 (17.39%) MVC
5 4 (17.39%) Web Development
5 4 (17.39%) Open Source
6 2 (8.70%) BDD
6 2 (8.70%) TDD
7 1 (4.35%) Web Design
7 1 (4.35%) SEO
7 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.35%) Time Management
7 1 (4.35%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) PHP
2 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) Perl
3 8 (34.78%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Google
1 7 (30.43%) Facebook
1 7 (30.43%) Twitter
2 2 (8.70%) Zend
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) HP