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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 66 86 94
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 21 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.84% 1.72% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.50% 3.55% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 7
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £35,500
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
467 619 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 41.00% 48.36% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 373 580 407
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 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 28 April 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 - 8 £30,000 -
Bedford +36 5 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Luton -11 3 £40,000 -
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 23 (63.89%) HTML
1 23 (63.89%) MySQL
2 22 (61.11%) CSS
3 20 (55.56%) jQuery
4 19 (52.78%) JavaScript
5 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
5 13 (36.11%) HTML5
6 12 (33.33%) CSS3
7 10 (27.78%) User Experience
7 10 (27.78%) Web Development
8 9 (25.00%) Photoshop
8 9 (25.00%) Linux
8 9 (25.00%) WordPress
9 8 (22.22%) REST
9 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (22.22%) Sass
9 8 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (22.22%) OOP
9 8 (22.22%) OO
9 8 (22.22%) Adobe
9 8 (22.22%) Ajax
10 6 (16.67%) UNIX
10 6 (16.67%) CakePHP
11 5 (13.89%) Zend
11 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
11 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
11 5 (13.89%) AIX
11 5 (13.89%) Python
11 5 (13.89%) W3C
11 5 (13.89%) Perl

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 9 (25.00%) WordPress
2 1 (2.78%) Moodle
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.78%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) VPN
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (63.89%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.11%) Bugzilla
3 4 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (8.33%) Back Office
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (91.67%) Developer
2 14 (38.89%) Web Developer
2 14 (38.89%) PHP Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Junior
3 10 (27.78%) Junior Developer
4 6 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Junior PHP Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Applications Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Graduate
6 4 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Graduate PHP Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Junior Web Developer
7 3 (8.33%) MySQL Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Administrator
8 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (5.56%) PHP Magento Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) HTML
2 22 (61.11%) CSS
3 20 (55.56%) jQuery
4 13 (36.11%) HTML5
5 12 (33.33%) CSS3
6 8 (22.22%) Sass
6 8 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (22.22%) REST
6 8 (22.22%) Ajax
7 6 (16.67%) CakePHP
8 3 (8.33%) XML
8 3 (8.33%) Flash
9 2 (5.56%) LAMP
9 2 (5.56%) Zend Framework
10 1 (2.78%) Doctrine
10 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.78%) XHTML
10 1 (2.78%) Symfony
10 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) User Experience
2 5 (13.89%) W3C
2 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.78%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.78%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) UNIX
3 5 (13.89%) AIX
4 3 (8.33%) Windows
4 3 (8.33%) OpenVMS
5 2 (5.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Web Development
2 8 (22.22%) OOP
2 8 (22.22%) OO
2 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.89%) MVC
3 5 (13.89%) Scrum
4 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.78%) CRM
6 1 (2.78%) OO PHP
6 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.78%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.78%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.89%) Perl
2 5 (13.89%) Python
3 2 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (2.78%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Ruby
4 1 (2.78%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Snort
1 2 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Adobe
2 5 (13.89%) Zend
3 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.78%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
Bedfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus (£7K) + Full Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension, bonus, hols
Posted: 6 days ago