The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 51 58 38
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 6 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.83% 1.03% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 1.03% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
PHP Developer
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
312 389 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 95.41% 99.74% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 287 321 218
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Bedford

PHP Developer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) Back Office
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) SEO
4 1 (12.50%) Zend
4 1 (12.50%) PHP5
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) WordPress
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Magento
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (25.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) SEO
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Zend
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27500 per annum + pension, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago