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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 30 29 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 8 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 5.26% 3.82% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.27% 5.77% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
110 104 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 72.37% 66.24% 34.40%
Number of salaries quoted 46 84 45
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 August 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Belfast

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Advertising
3 5 (31.25%) Web Design
3 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 5 (31.25%) Graphic Design
3 5 (31.25%) HTML5
3 5 (31.25%) CSS3
3 5 (31.25%) Digital Media
4 4 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 4 (25.00%) Node.js
4 4 (25.00%) Google
4 4 (25.00%) NHS
4 4 (25.00%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (6.25%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) Facebook
5 1 (6.25%) Twitter
5 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
5 1 (6.25%) Symfony
5 1 (6.25%) Zend
5 1 (6.25%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (6.25%) Drupal
5 1 (6.25%) PHP5

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) Moodle
General
1 5 (31.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Web Designer
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Designer
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 4 (25.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) CSS
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) HTML5
2 5 (31.25%) CSS3
3 4 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (6.25%) Symfony
4 1 (6.25%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Graphic Design
1 5 (31.25%) Digital Media
2 4 (25.00%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Web Design
2 1 (6.25%) Web Development
2 1 (6.25%) MVC
2 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Facebook
3 1 (6.25%) Twitter
3 1 (6.25%) Zend
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago