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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 77 69 67
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 25 19 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.15% 2.00% 3.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.59% 4.68% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 38
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
545 406 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 46.94% 42.74% 48.06%
Number of salaries quoted 483 399 449
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Luton -3 4 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Bedford -10 3 £30,000 -29.41% 2
Dunstable - 2 £27,500 -
Leighton Buzzard - 1 - -
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 37 (80.43%) HTML
2 35 (76.09%) JavaScript
3 31 (67.39%) CSS
4 30 (65.22%) jQuery
5 21 (45.65%) MySQL
6 19 (41.30%) Linux
7 18 (39.13%) Apache
8 16 (34.78%) XML
8 16 (34.78%) Scrum
9 15 (32.61%) Degree
10 14 (30.43%) Ajax
10 14 (30.43%) Python
10 14 (30.43%) Perl
11 13 (28.26%) MVC
11 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (28.26%) Web Development
12 12 (26.09%) C#
12 12 (26.09%) .NET
12 12 (26.09%) Web Services
13 11 (23.91%) SQL
13 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
14 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (21.74%) TDD
14 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
14 10 (21.74%) E-Commerce
14 10 (21.74%) HTTP
14 10 (21.74%) Project Management
15 9 (19.57%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (19.57%) CRM
15 9 (19.57%) Git (software)

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 18 (39.13%) Apache
2 7 (15.22%) CMS
3 6 (13.04%) ColdFusion
4 5 (10.87%) WordPress
4 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
4 5 (10.87%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (8.70%) SugarCRM
5 4 (8.70%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) HTTP
2 4 (8.70%) Internet
3 2 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (45.65%) MySQL
2 9 (19.57%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
3 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Git (software)
1 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
2 7 (15.22%) TeamCity
2 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (15.22%) Visual Studio
2 7 (15.22%) Subversion
3 3 (6.52%) Selenium
General
1 4 (8.70%) Marketing
2 2 (4.35%) Front Office
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (58.70%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Development Manager
3 8 (17.39%) Web Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Web Manager
4 7 (15.22%) Web Development Manager
5 6 (13.04%) .NET Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Software Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Software Support Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) PHP Developer
7 4 (8.70%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Programmer
7 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
8 3 (6.52%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Perl Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (80.43%) HTML
2 31 (67.39%) CSS
3 30 (65.22%) jQuery
4 16 (34.78%) XML
5 14 (30.43%) Ajax
6 12 (26.09%) .NET
6 12 (26.09%) Web Services
7 9 (19.57%) AngularJS
8 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
8 7 (15.22%) WCF
8 7 (15.22%) WSDL
8 7 (15.22%) XSLT
9 6 (13.04%) HTML5
10 5 (10.87%) LAMP
11 4 (8.70%) Kendo UI
12 3 (6.52%) Highcharts JS
12 3 (6.52%) Hibernate
12 3 (6.52%) XHTML
12 3 (6.52%) XSL
12 3 (6.52%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
2 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.70%) NHS
3 4 (8.70%) Copywriting
3 4 (8.70%) Social Media
3 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Scrum
2 13 (28.26%) MVC
2 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.26%) Web Development
3 10 (21.74%) TDD
3 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
3 10 (21.74%) E-Commerce
3 10 (21.74%) Project Management
3 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (19.57%) CRM
5 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
5 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
6 5 (10.87%) ERP
6 5 (10.87%) Web Design
7 4 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (8.70%) Time Management
8 3 (6.52%) Kanban
8 3 (6.52%) Release Management
8 3 (6.52%) Web Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (76.09%) JavaScript
2 14 (30.43%) Perl
2 14 (30.43%) Python
3 12 (26.09%) C#
4 11 (23.91%) SQL
5 7 (15.22%) C
6 6 (13.04%) Java
7 5 (10.87%) VB
8 1 (2.17%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) JBoss
Bedford, Bedfordshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £20-35k dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + Bonus / Pension / Health
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £25-35k dependent on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + Bonus / Pension / Health
Posted: 16 days ago