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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 74 72 95
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +23
Permanent jobs citing PHP 19 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.05% 1.85% 1.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.91% 4.48% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 22
Average salary £31,500 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.10% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
387 469 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 41.79% 41.36% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 337 375 582
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,850 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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 +14 10 £36,500 +4.28% 5
Luton +7 10 £27,250 -31.87%
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 21 (70.00%) JavaScript
1 21 (70.00%) CSS
2 14 (46.67%) MySQL
3 12 (40.00%) jQuery
3 12 (40.00%) HTML
4 11 (36.67%) Degree
5 10 (33.33%) OO
6 8 (26.67%) Web Development
6 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (23.33%) C#
8 6 (20.00%) Java
8 6 (20.00%) SQL
8 6 (20.00%) CRM
9 5 (16.67%) Intranet
9 5 (16.67%) Front Office
9 5 (16.67%) SOAP
9 5 (16.67%) WordPress
9 5 (16.67%) German Language
9 5 (16.67%) REST
9 5 (16.67%) CSS3
10 4 (13.33%) Marketing
10 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
10 4 (13.33%) LAMP
10 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (13.33%) ITIL
10 4 (13.33%) Oracle
10 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
10 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
11 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
11 3 (10.00%) .NET

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 5 (16.67%) WordPress
2 3 (10.00%) Apache
3 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (6.67%) nginx
4 1 (3.33%) CMS
4 1 (3.33%) Moodle
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Intranet
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
2 2 (6.67%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (16.67%) Front Office
1 5 (16.67%) German Language
2 4 (13.33%) Marketing
3 3 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) PHP Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 5 (16.67%) HTML Developer
4 5 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (16.67%) WordPress Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Cloud Developer
5 4 (13.33%) CRM Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
6 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce Developer
7 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
7 2 (6.67%) PHP Programmer
7 2 (6.67%) Programmer
8 1 (3.33%) MySQL Developer
8 1 (3.33%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) CSS
2 12 (40.00%) HTML
2 12 (40.00%) jQuery
3 5 (16.67%) CSS3
3 5 (16.67%) REST
3 5 (16.67%) SOAP
4 4 (13.33%) LAMP
5 3 (10.00%) .NET
6 2 (6.67%) Doctrine
6 2 (6.67%) HTML5
6 2 (6.67%) Sass
7 1 (3.33%) Ajax
7 1 (3.33%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.33%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) OO
2 8 (26.67%) Web Development
3 6 (20.00%) CRM
4 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (10.00%) MVC
5 3 (10.00%) OO PHP
6 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.67%) OOP
6 2 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (23.33%) C#
3 6 (20.00%) Java
3 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) C++
4 3 (10.00%) Perl
4 3 (10.00%) Python
4 3 (10.00%) Ruby
5 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Zend
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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