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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 23 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 3 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.94% 4.42% 6.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.38% 8.77% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 8
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +36.36%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
47 57 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 46.08% 50.44% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 38 39 55
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,050 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

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 3 May 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 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Ruby
3 4 (50.00%) Fedora
3 4 (50.00%) Marketing
3 4 (50.00%) Release Management
3 4 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) CentOS
3 4 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (50.00%) Puppet
3 4 (50.00%) Hudson
3 4 (50.00%) Debian
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) C
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) Route 53
3 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (50.00%) Ansible
3 4 (50.00%) DevOps
4 3 (37.50%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) CSS

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 1 (12.50%) GlassFish
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (50.00%) Route 53
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Hudson
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) REST
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) Struts
4 1 (12.50%) Struts2
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) CentOS
2 4 (50.00%) Debian
2 4 (50.00%) Fedora
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps
1 4 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) XPath
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Ansible
1 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Google
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Facebook
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lisburn/Belfast, Northern Ireland
Precious Packaging
Salary: 35-55k depending on experience
Posted: 20 days ago