The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 23 15 35
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Permanent jobs citing PHP 6 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 3.75% 4.00% 5.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 5.56% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 3
Median salary £31,000 £31,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.36% -29.44%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
PHP
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
84 36 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 52.50% 72.00% 73.58%
Number of salaries quoted 70 26 51
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £25,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for PHP.

1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) MySQL
3 7 (70.00%) HTML5
4 6 (60.00%) CSS
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Intranet
5 5 (50.00%) Ajax
5 5 (50.00%) JSON
5 5 (50.00%) jQuery
5 5 (50.00%) REST
6 4 (40.00%) Web Development
6 4 (40.00%) XML
6 4 (40.00%) Social Media
6 4 (40.00%) User Experience
7 3 (30.00%) Linux
7 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (30.00%) Marketing
7 3 (30.00%) Email Marketing
7 3 (30.00%) Symfony
7 3 (30.00%) CSS3
7 3 (30.00%) Laravel
7 3 (30.00%) WordPress
8 2 (20.00%) C#
8 2 (20.00%) CMS
8 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (20.00%) VB
8 2 (20.00%) .NET
8 2 (20.00%) Front End Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) WordPress
2 2 (20.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) HTML5
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) Ajax
4 5 (50.00%) jQuery
4 5 (50.00%) JSON
4 5 (50.00%) REST
5 4 (40.00%) XML
6 3 (30.00%) CSS3
6 3 (30.00%) Laravel
6 3 (30.00%) Symfony
7 2 (20.00%) .NET
7 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Social Media
1 4 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Web Development
2 3 (30.00%) Email Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VB
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago