The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 80 72 58
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Permanent jobs citing PHP 17 22 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.67% 2.17% 3.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.76% 4.62% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 38
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £55,000 £48,600
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
PHP
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
452 476 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.40% 46.90% 43.66%
Number of salaries quoted 409 462 467
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

PHP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

PHP Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

PHP
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

PHP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +2 6 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Luton -8 2 £32,500 -16.12%
Dunstable - 1 £25,000 -
Leighton Buzzard - 1 - -
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 30 (78.95%) HTML
1 30 (78.95%) CSS
2 28 (73.68%) jQuery
3 27 (71.05%) MySQL
4 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
5 22 (57.89%) Apache
6 19 (50.00%) Python
6 19 (50.00%) Perl
6 19 (50.00%) Linux
6 19 (50.00%) Ajax
7 16 (42.11%) Scrum
8 15 (39.47%) Web Development
9 14 (36.84%) HTTP
10 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (34.21%) AngularJS
11 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
11 12 (31.58%) Mentoring
11 12 (31.58%) Degree
11 12 (31.58%) Git (software)
11 12 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (26.32%) MVC
13 8 (21.05%) LAMP
13 8 (21.05%) Web Services
13 8 (21.05%) Computer Science
14 7 (18.42%) Project Management
15 6 (15.79%) TDD
15 6 (15.79%) CRM
15 6 (15.79%) .NET
15 6 (15.79%) C#
15 6 (15.79%) HTML5

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 22 (57.89%) Apache
2 5 (13.16%) WordPress
3 4 (10.53%) SugarCRM
3 4 (10.53%) Drupal
4 3 (7.89%) CMS
5 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) HTTP
2 4 (10.53%) Internet
3 3 (7.89%) Firewall
3 3 (7.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (71.05%) MySQL
2 12 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Git (software)
1 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.89%) Subversion
2 3 (7.89%) Selenium
2 3 (7.89%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (10.53%) Marketing
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Development Manager
3 12 (31.58%) Web Manager
4 10 (26.32%) Web Development Manager
5 7 (18.42%) PHP Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
7 3 (7.89%) Junior
7 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.89%) Administrator
7 3 (7.89%) Junior Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Perl Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Junior PHP Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Software Manager
8 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
9 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (78.95%) CSS
1 30 (78.95%) HTML
2 28 (73.68%) jQuery
3 19 (50.00%) Ajax
4 13 (34.21%) AngularJS
5 8 (21.05%) LAMP
5 8 (21.05%) Web Services
6 6 (15.79%) .NET
6 6 (15.79%) HTML5
7 4 (10.53%) Kendo UI
7 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
7 4 (10.53%) XML
8 3 (7.89%) XSLT
8 3 (7.89%) WSDL
8 3 (7.89%) WCF
8 3 (7.89%) Highcharts JS
9 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.63%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.53%) NHS
3 4 (10.53%) Copywriting
3 4 (10.53%) Social Media
3 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Debian
3 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Scrum
2 15 (39.47%) Web Development
3 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (31.58%) Mentoring
5 10 (26.32%) MVC
6 7 (18.42%) Project Management
7 6 (15.79%) CRM
7 6 (15.79%) TDD
7 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.53%) Time Management
8 4 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.53%) Web Design
9 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.89%) Web Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Kanban
9 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
10 2 (5.26%) Resource Management
10 2 (5.26%) ERP
11 1 (2.63%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 19 (50.00%) Perl
2 19 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (15.79%) C#
4 3 (7.89%) C
5 2 (5.26%) SQL
5 2 (5.26%) VB
6 1 (2.63%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Snort
1 3 (7.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Zend
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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