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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 36 61 31
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -30
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 11 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 3.78% 1.46% 4.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.91% 2.04% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 12
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
PHP5
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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
186 343 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 63.92% 71.76% 62.42%
Number of salaries quoted 174 296 195
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 3 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 28 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
3 24 (85.71%) MySQL
4 19 (67.86%) Ajax
5 18 (64.29%) JSON
6 17 (60.71%) OO
6 17 (60.71%) Apache
6 17 (60.71%) Linux
7 16 (57.14%) OOP
8 15 (53.57%) HTML
8 15 (53.57%) CSS
9 13 (46.43%) XML
10 12 (42.86%) Symfony
10 12 (42.86%) OO PHP
11 11 (39.29%) LAMP
12 10 (35.71%) Objective-C
12 10 (35.71%) Perl
12 10 (35.71%) jQuery
13 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
13 9 (32.14%) REST
13 9 (32.14%) Degree
14 8 (28.57%) Facebook
14 8 (28.57%) Twitter
14 8 (28.57%) Web Application Development
14 8 (28.57%) Trac
14 8 (28.57%) PEAR
14 8 (28.57%) PHPUnit
14 8 (28.57%) CakePHP
14 8 (28.57%) SQLite
14 8 (28.57%) Google

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 17 (60.71%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) lighttpd
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (85.71%) MySQL
2 8 (28.57%) SQLite
2 8 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
2 8 (28.57%) PEAR
2 8 (28.57%) PHPUnit
2 8 (28.57%) Trac
2 8 (28.57%) Bugzilla
General
1 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
1 28 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 14 (50.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Senior PHP Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Junior PHP Developer
4 7 (25.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Junior
5 6 (21.43%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
6 2 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) LAMP Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Graduate PHP Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) Ajax
2 18 (64.29%) JSON
3 15 (53.57%) HTML
3 15 (53.57%) CSS
4 13 (46.43%) XML
5 12 (42.86%) Symfony
6 11 (39.29%) LAMP
7 10 (35.71%) jQuery
8 9 (32.14%) REST
9 8 (28.57%) CakePHP
10 4 (14.29%) SOAP
10 4 (14.29%) Laravel
11 2 (7.14%) Web Services
12 1 (3.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) OO
2 16 (57.14%) OOP
3 12 (42.86%) OO PHP
4 8 (28.57%) Web Application Development
4 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 8 (28.57%) Scrum
4 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 4 (14.29%) MVC
5 4 (14.29%) Web Development
5 4 (14.29%) Open Source
6 2 (7.14%) BDD
6 2 (7.14%) API Development
6 2 (7.14%) TDD
7 1 (3.57%) Web Design
7 1 (3.57%) SEO
7 1 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
3 10 (35.71%) Perl
3 10 (35.71%) Objective-C
4 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Google
1 8 (28.57%) Facebook
1 8 (28.57%) Twitter
2 2 (7.14%) Zend
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe
3 1 (3.57%) HP