The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 35 28 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -19
Permanent jobs citing PHP 84 97 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 8.30% 9.44% 23.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.24% 14.46% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 75 87 177
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
PHP
East Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
747 671 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 73.81% 65.27% 72.45%
Number of salaries quoted 638 582 521
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

PHP
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Brighton region.

PHP Salary Trend in Brighton

PHP
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Brighton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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.

1 129 (81.65%) HTML
2 121 (76.58%) CSS
3 109 (68.99%) JavaScript
4 95 (60.13%) MySQL
5 71 (44.94%) Linux
6 64 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (29.75%) Git (software)
8 42 (26.58%) jQuery
8 42 (26.58%) MVC
9 41 (25.95%) LAMP
10 34 (21.52%) OOP
11 31 (19.62%) MongoDB
12 30 (18.99%) SQL
13 29 (18.35%) XML
14 28 (17.72%) Apache
15 27 (17.09%) E-Commerce
16 26 (16.46%) SQL Server
16 26 (16.46%) NoSQL
17 25 (15.82%) Open Source
17 25 (15.82%) HTML5
17 25 (15.82%) WordPress
18 24 (15.19%) CMS
19 22 (13.92%) OO
20 21 (13.29%) CSS3
21 20 (12.66%) Python
21 20 (12.66%) CRM
22 19 (12.03%) Capistrano
22 19 (12.03%) Moodle
22 19 (12.03%) Continuous Integration
22 19 (12.03%) TYPO3

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 28 (17.72%) Apache
2 25 (15.82%) WordPress
3 24 (15.19%) CMS
4 19 (12.03%) Moodle
4 19 (12.03%) TYPO3
5 9 (5.70%) Node.js
6 5 (3.16%) Drupal
7 3 (1.90%) nginx
8 2 (1.27%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.63%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.63%) IIS
9 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Magento
2 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.70%) GitHub
2 1 (0.63%) Office 365
2 1 (0.63%) Heroku
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.96%) LDAP
1 11 (6.96%) Intranet
2 5 (3.16%) VoIP
3 4 (2.53%) Wireless
3 4 (2.53%) DNS
4 2 (1.27%) FTP
4 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.27%) SMTP
5 1 (0.63%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.63%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.63%) DHCP
5 1 (0.63%) ISDN
5 1 (0.63%) VPN
5 1 (0.63%) HTTP
5 1 (0.63%) OSPF
5 1 (0.63%) BGP
5 1 (0.63%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (60.13%) MySQL
2 31 (19.62%) MongoDB
3 26 (16.46%) SQL Server
3 26 (16.46%) NoSQL
4 12 (7.59%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.27%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.27%) Big Data
7 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 47 (29.75%) Git (software)
2 19 (12.03%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.80%) JUnit
4 3 (1.90%) Subversion
5 2 (1.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (5.70%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.53%) Retail
3 3 (1.90%) Games
3 3 (1.90%) Finance
4 2 (1.27%) Billing
4 2 (1.27%) Legal
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.63%) Electronics
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 131 (82.91%) Developer
2 80 (50.63%) PHP Developer
3 51 (32.28%) Web Developer
4 29 (18.35%) LAMP Developer
5 27 (17.09%) PHP Web Developer
6 21 (13.29%) Senior Developer
7 16 (10.13%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 15 (9.49%) Senior Web Developer
9 14 (8.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 13 (8.23%) Architect
11 12 (7.59%) Lead Developer
12 10 (6.33%) Software Engineer
12 10 (6.33%) Front-End Developer
13 8 (5.06%) Senior PHP Developer
14 7 (4.43%) Lead PHP Developer
14 7 (4.43%) Senior PHP Web Developer
15 6 (3.80%) Lead Architect
16 5 (3.16%) Front-End Web Developer
16 5 (3.16%) Systems Administrator
16 5 (3.16%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (81.65%) HTML
2 121 (76.58%) CSS
3 42 (26.58%) jQuery
4 41 (25.95%) LAMP
5 29 (18.35%) XML
6 25 (15.82%) HTML5
7 21 (13.29%) CSS3
8 15 (9.49%) Web Services
9 11 (6.96%) Sass
10 10 (6.33%) Ajax
11 8 (5.06%) Symfony
11 8 (5.06%) YUI
12 7 (4.43%) CodeIgniter
12 7 (4.43%) Dojo
12 7 (4.43%) XSL
12 7 (4.43%) .NET
12 7 (4.43%) DHTML
13 6 (3.80%) XSLT
13 6 (3.80%) XHTML
13 6 (3.80%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.82%) Open Source
2 17 (10.76%) E-Learning
3 9 (5.70%) User Experience
4 7 (4.43%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.80%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.16%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (3.16%) Raspberry Pi
6 5 (3.16%) Device Driver
6 5 (3.16%) Streaming Video
6 5 (3.16%) IPTV
7 4 (2.53%) Streaming Media
8 3 (1.90%) Learning Management System
8 3 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.27%) VLE
9 2 (1.27%) W3C
9 2 (1.27%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.63%) Video Editing
10 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.63%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 71 (44.94%) Linux
2 14 (8.86%) UNIX
3 13 (8.23%) Windows
4 5 (3.16%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.16%) Android
5 4 (2.53%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.27%) CentOS
6 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (26.58%) MVC
3 34 (21.52%) OOP
4 27 (17.09%) E-Commerce
5 22 (13.92%) OO
6 20 (12.66%) CRM
7 19 (12.03%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (11.39%) Software Engineering
9 17 (10.76%) Web Development
10 12 (7.59%) OOD
11 8 (5.06%) SEO
11 8 (5.06%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (4.43%) OO PHP
13 6 (3.80%) Scrum
13 6 (3.80%) BDD
14 5 (3.16%) Load Balancing
14 5 (3.16%) Server Monitoring
14 5 (3.16%) Mobile Development
14 5 (3.16%) Migration
15 4 (2.53%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 109 (68.99%) JavaScript
2 30 (18.99%) SQL
3 20 (12.66%) Python
4 16 (10.13%) PHP5
5 8 (5.06%) Ruby
6 7 (4.43%) XPath
7 6 (3.80%) C#
7 6 (3.80%) C++
7 6 (3.80%) Perl
7 6 (3.80%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.16%) C
9 4 (2.53%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.53%) Java
10 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.27%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.27%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 9 (5.70%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (5.06%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.27%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (12.03%) Capistrano
2 8 (5.06%) Vagrant
3 4 (2.53%) Salt
3 4 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (5.06%) Sage
2 5 (3.16%) Zend
3 3 (1.90%) HP
4 2 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.27%) Adobe
4 2 (1.27%) Appcelerator
5 1 (0.63%) SAP
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £19000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Focus Select Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000
Posted: 18 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex (BN1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £18 - 22k (DOE) + Benefits & Stock Options
Posted: 20 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex (BN1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £35 - 40k (DOE) + Benefits & Stock Options
Posted: 20 days ago