The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 17 17 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 6.76% 9.59% 3.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.90% 14.00% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 6
Average salary £30,000 £39,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
42 100 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 56.76% 68.49% 60.66%
Number of salaries quoted 34 72 80
Average salary £38,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 30 March 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Belfast

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) Internet Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (20.00%) Coverity
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) Valgrind
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Coaching
5 1 (20.00%) User Experience
5 1 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) XHTML

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Valgrind
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate
3 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) XHTML
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Internet Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Coverity
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Belfast
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Negotiable (DOE) + Company Benefits Package + Personnel Development
Posted: 20 days ago