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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 44 70 49
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -21
Permanent jobs citing PHP 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.16% 0.79% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.66% 1.45% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
82 207 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 31.78% 54.47% 51.39%
Number of salaries quoted 67 205 125
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 May 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bedford

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 12 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) jQuery
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) OO
5 3 (21.43%) Zend
5 3 (21.43%) CakePHP
5 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) Python
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) UNIX
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) Perl
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Back Office
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Ajax
6 2 (14.29%) Web Development
6 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) AIX
6 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 2 (14.29%) OpenVMS
6 2 (14.29%) W3C
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5
6 2 (14.29%) CSS3
6 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 2 (14.29%) MySQL Certification
6 2 (14.29%) Magento

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (21.43%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) PHP Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Junior
3 5 (35.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Junior Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Junior PHP Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Graduate PHP Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Graduate
5 3 (21.43%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (21.43%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Magento Developer
6 2 (14.29%) PHP Magento Developer
7 1 (7.14%) CakePHP Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
7 1 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
1 6 (42.86%) jQuery
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) Ajax
3 3 (21.43%) CakePHP
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) Doctrine
5 1 (7.14%) Flash
5 1 (7.14%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) W3C
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) OpenVMS
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) OO
2 3 (21.43%) Scrum
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (7.14%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
1 3 (21.43%) Perl
1 3 (21.43%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) PHP5
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Zend
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum £20-40k pa + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago