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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 68 70 87
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +17
Permanent jobs citing PHP 14 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.49% 2.43% 1.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.44% 4.72% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 13
Average salary £27,500 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.03% -3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
407 508 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 43.30% 51.42% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 358 470 425
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 £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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 30 January 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 +18 12 £30,000 -14.28%
Luton -4 1 £23,500 -14.54%
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (81.25%) MySQL
2 18 (56.25%) HTML
2 18 (56.25%) CSS
3 16 (50.00%) Python
3 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (50.00%) Perl
3 16 (50.00%) jQuery
4 13 (40.63%) Ajax
4 13 (40.63%) Linux
5 12 (37.50%) Apache
6 11 (34.38%) Web Development
7 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
8 9 (28.13%) HTTP
9 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (25.00%) Scrum
9 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
10 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
10 7 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (15.63%) Degree
11 5 (15.63%) MVC
11 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
11 5 (15.63%) HTML5
12 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (12.50%) Zend
12 4 (12.50%) LAMP
12 4 (12.50%) Web Services
12 4 (12.50%) XML
13 3 (9.38%) C#
13 3 (9.38%) .NET

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (37.50%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) WordPress
3 1 (3.13%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) HTTP
2 3 (9.38%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (81.25%) MySQL
2 7 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
1 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (9.38%) Back Office
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) PHP Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Web Manager
4 8 (25.00%) Development Manager
5 7 (21.88%) Web Development Manager
6 5 (15.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Graduate PHP Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Junior
7 4 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Junior Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Junior PHP Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Graduate
8 3 (9.38%) Administrator
8 3 (9.38%) MySQL Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Perl Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (6.25%) PHP Magento Developer
9 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Magento Developer
9 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) HTML
1 18 (56.25%) CSS
2 16 (50.00%) jQuery
3 13 (40.63%) Ajax
4 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (15.63%) HTML5
6 4 (12.50%) LAMP
6 4 (12.50%) Web Services
6 4 (12.50%) XML
7 3 (9.38%) .NET
7 3 (9.38%) Kendo UI
8 2 (6.25%) Zend Framework
9 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
9 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.13%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.13%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Debian
3 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Web Development
2 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
3 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (15.63%) MVC
5 3 (9.38%) CRM
5 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.25%) Resource Management
6 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.25%) ERP
7 1 (3.13%) OO
7 1 (3.13%) SEO
7 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.13%) Matrix Management
7 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.13%) Time Management
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.13%) Coaching
7 1 (3.13%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) Python
1 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (9.38%) C#
3 2 (6.25%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) VB
4 1 (3.13%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL Certification
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Xen
1 3 (9.38%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Zend
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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