The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 18 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 Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 19 32 43
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Permanent jobs citing PHP 10 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 7.19% 4.00% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.49% 6.32% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 1
Average salary £25,500 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
87 174 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 62.59% 63.27% 53.44%
Number of salaries quoted 60 108 58
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
PHP
County Antrim

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

PHP
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Belfast region.

PHP Salary Trend in Belfast

PHP
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Belfast

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 15 (60.00%) HTML
1 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (60.00%) CSS
2 12 (48.00%) Ruby
3 10 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 9 (36.00%) HTML5
5 7 (28.00%) Advertising
6 6 (24.00%) Google
6 6 (24.00%) Web Development
7 5 (20.00%) Degree
7 5 (20.00%) Graphic Design
7 5 (20.00%) Digital Media
7 5 (20.00%) Web Design
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) OO
8 4 (16.00%) Python
8 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (12.00%) CSS3
9 3 (12.00%) PHP5
9 3 (12.00%) Facebook
9 3 (12.00%) MVC
10 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
10 2 (8.00%) E-Learning
10 2 (8.00%) OOP
10 2 (8.00%) Java
10 2 (8.00%) C#
10 2 (8.00%) C++
10 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
10 2 (8.00%) jQuery
10 2 (8.00%) Computer Science

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 1 (4.00%) Node.js
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
1 1 (4.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (28.00%) Advertising
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Designer
3 5 (20.00%) Web Designer
4 4 (16.00%) Python Developer
5 3 (12.00%) PHP Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) HTML
1 15 (60.00%) CSS
2 10 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 9 (36.00%) HTML5
4 3 (12.00%) CSS3
5 2 (8.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) Symfony
6 1 (4.00%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Graphic Design
1 5 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (8.00%) E-Learning
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Web Development
2 5 (20.00%) Web Design
2 5 (20.00%) OO
3 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (12.00%) MVC
5 2 (8.00%) OOP
6 1 (4.00%) Refactoring
6 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.00%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (48.00%) Ruby
3 4 (16.00%) Python
4 3 (12.00%) PHP5
5 2 (8.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) C#
5 2 (8.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Google
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Facebook
4 1 (4.00%) Zend
4 1 (4.00%) Twitter