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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 71 66 78
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 13 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.69% 1.50% 2.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.11% 3.63% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 23
Average salary £32,750 £28,750 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.91% -20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £27,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £39,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
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
316 413 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 40.99% 41.18% 50.93%
Number of salaries quoted 290 356 478
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 +10 9 £33,000 +14.78%
Luton +5 3 £28,500 -28.75% 1
PHP
East of England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 19 (76.00%) MySQL
2 15 (60.00%) CSS
3 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (48.00%) HTML
5 11 (44.00%) jQuery
6 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
7 9 (36.00%) Degree
7 9 (36.00%) Python
8 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
9 7 (28.00%) OOP
10 6 (24.00%) Linux
10 6 (24.00%) Symfony
10 6 (24.00%) OO
10 6 (24.00%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (24.00%) Product Management
10 6 (24.00%) Apache Solr
10 6 (24.00%) Neo4j
10 6 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (20.00%) Marketing
11 5 (20.00%) Web Development
11 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
12 4 (16.00%) Web Design
13 3 (12.00%) Back Office
13 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
13 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
13 3 (12.00%) Java
13 3 (12.00%) C#
13 3 (12.00%) C++
13 3 (12.00%) Perl

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 6 (24.00%) Apache Solr
2 3 (12.00%) WordPress
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.00%) InDesign
1 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) MySQL
2 6 (24.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) PHPUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.00%) Zend Studio
General
1 5 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (12.00%) Back Office
3 2 (8.00%) Front Office
3 2 (8.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 18 (72.00%) PHP Developer
3 7 (28.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Web Developer
4 6 (24.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Symfony Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (8.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (8.00%) HTML Developer
6 2 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (8.00%) WordPress Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Designer
7 1 (4.00%) Junior PHP Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Magento Developer
7 1 (4.00%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.00%) PHP Magento Developer
7 1 (4.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.00%) PHP Zend Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) CSS
2 12 (48.00%) HTML
3 11 (44.00%) jQuery
4 6 (24.00%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (24.00%) Symfony
5 3 (12.00%) .NET
6 2 (8.00%) REST
6 2 (8.00%) SOAP
7 1 (4.00%) CSS3
7 1 (4.00%) Doctrine
7 1 (4.00%) Flash
7 1 (4.00%) HTML5
7 1 (4.00%) Sass
7 1 (4.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) OOP
2 6 (24.00%) OO
2 6 (24.00%) Product Management
3 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (20.00%) Web Development
4 4 (16.00%) Web Design
5 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.00%) OO PHP
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) B2B
7 1 (4.00%) B2C
7 1 (4.00%) Content Management
7 1 (4.00%) CRM
7 1 (4.00%) DevOps
7 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.00%) Email Marketing
7 1 (4.00%) MVC
7 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.00%) Scrum
7 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (36.00%) Python
3 3 (12.00%) C#
3 3 (12.00%) C++
3 3 (12.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) Perl
3 3 (12.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Zend
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe
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