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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 66 87 101
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +14
Permanent jobs citing PHP 23 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.13% 1.46% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.04% 2.86% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 4
Average salary £30,000 £31,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
456 524 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 42.14% 50.92% 41.05%
Number of salaries quoted 370 474 424
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 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
Bedford +32 14 £30,000 +0.84%
Leighton Buzzard - 5 £30,000 - 2
Luton -3 4 £40,000 +45.45% 5
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 26 (66.67%) MySQL
2 23 (58.97%) HTML
3 22 (56.41%) CSS
4 20 (51.28%) JavaScript
4 20 (51.28%) jQuery
5 13 (33.33%) Web Development
6 12 (30.77%) Ajax
6 12 (30.77%) Linux
7 11 (28.21%) Python
7 11 (28.21%) Perl
7 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
8 10 (25.64%) HTML5
8 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (23.08%) Scrum
10 7 (17.95%) Apache
10 7 (17.95%) CSS3
10 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
10 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
11 6 (15.38%) Degree
11 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
11 6 (15.38%) User Experience
11 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
11 6 (15.38%) HTTP
12 5 (12.82%) MVC
12 5 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (12.82%) Adobe
12 5 (12.82%) OOP
12 5 (12.82%) OO
12 5 (12.82%) Photoshop
12 5 (12.82%) REST

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 7 (17.95%) Apache
2 5 (12.82%) WordPress
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) CMS
4 1 (2.56%) Moodle
4 1 (2.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) IaaS
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) HTTP
2 3 (7.69%) Firewall
2 3 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (66.67%) MySQL
2 5 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 3 (7.69%) Back Office
1 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (74.36%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) PHP Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Web Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Junior
4 7 (17.95%) Junior Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Web Manager
5 6 (15.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Development Manager
6 5 (12.82%) Web Development Manager
6 5 (12.82%) Junior PHP Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Graduate PHP Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Graduate
7 4 (10.26%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Administrator
8 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.69%) MySQL Developer
9 2 (5.13%) PHP Magento Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Magento Developer
9 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (58.97%) HTML
2 22 (56.41%) CSS
3 20 (51.28%) jQuery
4 12 (30.77%) Ajax
5 10 (25.64%) HTML5
6 7 (17.95%) CSS3
7 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
8 5 (12.82%) REST
8 5 (12.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (12.82%) Sass
9 4 (10.26%) .NET
9 4 (10.26%) LAMP
10 3 (7.69%) XML
10 3 (7.69%) CakePHP
11 2 (5.13%) Zend Framework
11 2 (5.13%) Web Services
12 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
12 1 (2.56%) Flash
12 1 (2.56%) XHTML
12 1 (2.56%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.38%) User Experience
3 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.13%) W3C
6 1 (2.56%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Debian
2 3 (7.69%) UNIX
3 2 (5.13%) OpenVMS
3 2 (5.13%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) AIX
4 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Web Development
2 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.08%) Scrum
4 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
5 5 (12.82%) MVC
5 5 (12.82%) OOP
5 5 (12.82%) OO
6 3 (7.69%) CRM
6 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.13%) ERP
8 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.56%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.56%) Coaching
8 1 (2.56%) OO PHP
8 1 (2.56%) DevOps
8 1 (2.56%) People Management
8 1 (2.56%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.56%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) JavaScript
2 11 (28.21%) Python
2 11 (28.21%) Perl
3 4 (10.26%) C#
4 3 (7.69%) SQL
5 2 (5.13%) VB
5 2 (5.13%) Java
6 1 (2.56%) PHP5
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) VCP4
3 2 (5.13%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Snort
1 3 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Adobe
2 4 (10.26%) Zend
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
Luton, Bedfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
The People Network
Salary: £40000 per annum + work from home
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus (£7K) + Full Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Posted: 22 days ago
Leighton Buzzard
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 Based on skills
Posted: 26 days ago