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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 50 57 33
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -24
Permanent jobs citing PHP 8 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.33% 1.53% 4.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.85% 3.35% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 7
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,500 £47,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £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
165 179 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 47.97% 45.66% 36.44%
Number of salaries quoted 158 159 83
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 18 December 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bedford

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 10 (90.91%) MySQL
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) LAMP
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
3 3 (27.27%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) Debian
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Nagios
3 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 3 (27.27%) Snort
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) Xen
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) WordPress
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) NHS
5 1 (9.09%) Internet
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (9.09%) MS Excel

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (18.18%) WordPress
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) SugarCRM
2 1 (9.09%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) PHP Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Graduate Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Junior PHP Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Graduate PHP Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Graduate
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Junior Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) jQuery
1 4 (36.36%) LAMP
2 2 (18.18%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Copywriting
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Web Development
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) SEO
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
1 3 (27.27%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Snort
1 3 (27.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Posted: 3 days ago