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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 54 49 41
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.56% 1.00% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.36% 2.14% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -15.66%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
PHP
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
149 140 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 46.56% 46.67% 38.97%
Number of salaries quoted 142 139 81
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

PHP
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

PHP Salary Trend in Bedford

PHP
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bedford

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) WordPress
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Web Design
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Magento
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
4 1 (12.50%) ColdFusion
4 1 (12.50%) NHS
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) XSL
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) JBoss
4 1 (12.50%) Apache
4 1 (12.50%) XHTML
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) JSP
4 1 (12.50%) Servlets
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) EJB
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 2 (25.00%) WordPress
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) ColdFusion
2 1 (12.50%) SugarCRM
2 1 (12.50%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Magento Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) XSL
4 1 (12.50%) XHTML
4 1 (12.50%) LAMP
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (12.50%) JSP
4 1 (12.50%) Servlets
4 1 (12.50%) EJB
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
1 1 (12.50%) Copywriting
1 1 (12.50%) Social Media
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Web Development
1 2 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (12.50%) Content Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) SEO
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PHP5
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss
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