The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 91 91 63
Rank change year-on-year
0 -28
Permanent jobs citing PHP 22 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.71% 0.79% 2.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.54% 1.95% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 24
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
621 462 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 48.21% 40.78% 51.44%
Number of salaries quoted 582 407 441
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,650 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
PHP
East of England

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Luton +6 18 £40,000 +48.14%
Bedford -31 3 £32,500 -
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 38 (82.61%) JavaScript
2 35 (76.09%) HTML
3 26 (56.52%) CSS
4 18 (39.13%) XML
4 18 (39.13%) E-Commerce
5 17 (36.96%) jQuery
6 16 (34.78%) .NET
6 16 (34.78%) SQL
7 14 (30.43%) Web Development
8 10 (21.74%) Marketing
9 9 (19.57%) Degree
9 9 (19.57%) Java
10 8 (17.39%) C#
10 8 (17.39%) SOAP
10 8 (17.39%) Intranet
10 8 (17.39%) Front Office
10 8 (17.39%) REST
10 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
11 7 (15.22%) Web Analytics
11 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
11 7 (15.22%) Internet Marketing
11 7 (15.22%) SEO
11 7 (15.22%) Internet
11 7 (15.22%) ColdFusion
11 7 (15.22%) Analytics
12 6 (13.04%) MVC
12 6 (13.04%) Linux
12 6 (13.04%) Oracle
12 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
13 5 (10.87%) MySQL

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (15.22%) ColdFusion
2 4 (8.70%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (8.70%) CMS
2 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) Intranet
2 7 (15.22%) Internet
3 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) MySQL
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) DB2
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Subversion
1 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (8.70%) TeamCity
1 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (21.74%) Marketing
2 8 (17.39%) Front Office
3 3 (6.52%) Finance
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (80.43%) Developer
2 15 (32.61%) Web Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Front Office Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Software Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.87%) PHP Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Software Support Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Programmer
6 4 (8.70%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce Web Developer
8 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Marketing Manager
8 2 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (76.09%) HTML
2 26 (56.52%) CSS
3 18 (39.13%) XML
4 17 (36.96%) jQuery
5 16 (34.78%) .NET
6 8 (17.39%) SOAP
6 8 (17.39%) REST
7 4 (8.70%) WCF
7 4 (8.70%) Ajax
7 4 (8.70%) WSDL
7 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET
7 4 (8.70%) Web Services
7 4 (8.70%) XSLT
8 3 (6.52%) Ext JS
8 3 (6.52%) JSF
9 2 (4.35%) HTML5
9 2 (4.35%) ICEfaces
9 2 (4.35%) CSS3
9 2 (4.35%) Symfony
9 2 (4.35%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.52%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) E-Commerce
2 14 (30.43%) Web Development
3 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
4 7 (15.22%) Web Analytics
4 7 (15.22%) Internet Marketing
4 7 (15.22%) SEO
4 7 (15.22%) Analytics
5 6 (13.04%) MVC
6 5 (10.87%) Scrum
7 4 (8.70%) TDD
7 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.70%) Project Management
7 4 (8.70%) ERP
7 4 (8.70%) CRM
8 3 (6.52%) Migration
8 3 (6.52%) Online Marketing
8 3 (6.52%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (4.35%) Time Management
10 1 (2.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 38 (82.61%) JavaScript
2 16 (34.78%) SQL
3 9 (19.57%) Java
4 8 (17.39%) C#
5 4 (8.70%) C
5 4 (8.70%) VB
5 4 (8.70%) Python
6 3 (6.52%) Perl
6 3 (6.52%) Ruby
7 1 (2.17%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) JBoss
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe
3 1 (2.17%) Zend
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