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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 26 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 8 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 5.30% 3.14% 1.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.41% 5.49% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
108 91 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 71.52% 57.23% 41.71%
Number of salaries quoted 56 70 47
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 12 (66.67%) CSS
2 12 (66.67%) HTML
3 6 (33.33%) Advertising
3 6 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (27.78%) Degree
4 5 (27.78%) Graphic Design
4 5 (27.78%) Web Design
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) Digital Media
5 4 (22.22%) NHS
5 4 (22.22%) Google
6 3 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (16.67%) Ruby
6 3 (16.67%) Python
6 3 (16.67%) Backbone.js
6 3 (16.67%) Node.js
6 3 (16.67%) CSS3
6 3 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (11.11%) Facebook
7 2 (11.11%) MVC
7 2 (11.11%) PHP5
8 1 (5.56%) Moodle
8 1 (5.56%) Open Source
8 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
8 1 (5.56%) Web Development
8 1 (5.56%) Symfony
8 1 (5.56%) Zend
8 1 (5.56%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (5.56%) Linux

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 3 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (5.56%) Moodle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
General
1 6 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Web Designer
2 5 (27.78%) Designer
3 4 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) HTML
1 12 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (16.67%) CSS3
3 3 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 3 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (5.56%) Symfony
4 1 (5.56%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Graphic Design
1 5 (27.78%) Digital Media
2 4 (22.22%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Web Design
2 3 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.56%) Web Development
4 1 (5.56%) OOP
4 1 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) Python
2 3 (16.67%) Ruby
3 2 (11.11%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Google
3 2 (11.11%) Facebook
4 1 (5.56%) Twitter
4 1 (5.56%) Zend
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Belfast, Northern Ireland
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago