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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 51 39 33
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 4 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.22% 1.85% 2.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.45% 4.00% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 5
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +73.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £37,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £49,250 £35,900
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
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
163 125 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 49.70% 46.13% 50.54%
Number of salaries quoted 162 121 92
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £31,450 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 21 October 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bedford

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) WordPress
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) Social Media
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) People Management
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 1 (14.29%) Copywriting
5 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
5 1 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (14.29%) Drupal
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) PHP5
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (28.57%) WordPress
2 1 (14.29%) Drupal
2 1 (14.29%) SugarCRM
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior
3 2 (28.57%) Junior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) LAMP
4 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 1 (14.29%) JSP
4 1 (14.29%) Servlets
4 1 (14.29%) XSL
4 1 (14.29%) XHTML
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) EJB
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Social Media
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Copywriting
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) People Management
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) SEO
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP5
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle