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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 81 88 76
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 11 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.03% 1.77% 1.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.47% 3.66% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 16
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +50.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
446 574 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 41.72% 48.28% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 386 537 346
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
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 29 May 2015. 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
Leighton Buzzard - 4 £30,000 -
Luton -3 1 £40,000 - 1
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 24 (72.73%) HTML
2 23 (69.70%) CSS
3 21 (63.64%) jQuery
4 20 (60.61%) MySQL
4 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
5 14 (42.42%) HTML5
6 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
6 13 (39.39%) CSS3
7 12 (36.36%) User Experience
8 11 (33.33%) WordPress
9 10 (30.30%) Photoshop
10 9 (27.27%) OOP
10 9 (27.27%) Adobe
10 9 (27.27%) REST
10 9 (27.27%) Sass
10 9 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (24.24%) OO
12 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (21.21%) Ajax
12 7 (21.21%) Web Development
13 6 (18.18%) UNIX
13 6 (18.18%) Linux
13 6 (18.18%) CakePHP
14 5 (15.15%) W3C
14 5 (15.15%) AIX
14 5 (15.15%) MVC
15 4 (12.12%) Bugzilla
15 4 (12.12%) Scrum
15 4 (12.12%) JIRA
15 4 (12.12%) QA

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 11 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (3.03%) Drupal
2 1 (3.03%) Moodle
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.06%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) Bugzilla
2 4 (12.12%) JIRA
2 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.09%) Back Office
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (45.45%) Web Developer
3 12 (36.36%) PHP Developer
4 10 (30.30%) Junior
4 10 (30.30%) Junior Developer
5 6 (18.18%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Applications Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Junior Web Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Junior PHP Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Graduate PHP Developer
8 3 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Graduate
9 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Programmer
9 2 (6.06%) Web Applications Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Designer
9 2 (6.06%) PHP Magento Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) HTML
2 23 (69.70%) CSS
3 21 (63.64%) jQuery
4 14 (42.42%) HTML5
5 13 (39.39%) CSS3
6 9 (27.27%) REST
6 9 (27.27%) Sass
6 9 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (21.21%) Ajax
8 6 (18.18%) CakePHP
9 3 (9.09%) XML
9 3 (9.09%) Flash
10 1 (3.03%) Doctrine
10 1 (3.03%) Zend Framework
10 1 (3.03%) Symfony
10 1 (3.03%) .NET
10 1 (3.03%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) User Experience
2 5 (15.15%) W3C
3 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.06%) Photography
6 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.03%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) UNIX
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) AIX
3 3 (9.09%) OpenVMS
3 3 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) OOP
2 8 (24.24%) OO
3 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) Web Development
4 5 (15.15%) MVC
5 4 (12.12%) Scrum
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.06%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.03%) OO PHP
8 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.03%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.09%) Python
2 3 (9.09%) Perl
3 2 (6.06%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) PHP5
4 1 (3.03%) Ruby
4 1 (3.03%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) MySQL Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Adobe
2 4 (12.12%) Zend
3 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.03%) IBM
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
Luton, Bedfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £44000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 38000-44000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension, bonus, hols
Posted: 3 days ago