The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 84 57 100
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 24 66 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.62% 3.68% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 3.86% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 19 56 21
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,875 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +3.17%
PHP Developer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1443 1708 1948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.11% 95.21% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1207 1488 1705
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Cambridge

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 42 (100.00%) PHP
2 29 (69.05%) JavaScript
3 26 (61.90%) CSS
4 22 (52.38%) HTML
5 20 (47.62%) MySQL
6 12 (28.57%) XML
6 12 (28.57%) MongoDB
7 11 (26.19%) User Experience
7 11 (26.19%) Linux
8 10 (23.81%) OO
8 10 (23.81%) jQuery
8 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
9 9 (21.43%) Ajax
10 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (19.05%) Degree
10 8 (19.05%) Drupal
10 8 (19.05%) Windows
10 8 (19.05%) OO PHP
11 7 (16.67%) REST
11 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
11 7 (16.67%) PHP5
11 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
12 6 (14.29%) Symfony
12 6 (14.29%) SQL
12 6 (14.29%) HTML5
13 5 (11.90%) PHPUnit
13 5 (11.90%) Jasmine
13 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
13 5 (11.90%) MVC

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (19.05%) Drupal
2 3 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) CMS
3 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) MySQL
2 12 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 4 (9.52%) Redis
4 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.38%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.90%) PHPUnit
2 5 (11.90%) Jasmine
3 3 (7.14%) RSpec
3 3 (7.14%) Subversion
4 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.76%) Grunt
4 2 (4.76%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (4.76%) Yeoman
4 2 (4.76%) Bower
5 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Games
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (61.90%) CSS
2 22 (52.38%) HTML
3 12 (28.57%) XML
4 10 (23.81%) jQuery
5 9 (21.43%) Ajax
6 7 (16.67%) REST
6 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 6 (14.29%) HTML5
7 6 (14.29%) Symfony
8 4 (9.52%) CSS3
8 4 (9.52%) JSON
9 3 (7.14%) Web Services
10 2 (4.76%) LAMP
10 2 (4.76%) Ext JS
10 2 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (2.38%) RESTful
11 1 (2.38%) Zend Framework
11 1 (2.38%) SOAP
11 1 (2.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) User Experience
2 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) W3C
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Linux
2 8 (19.05%) Windows
3 3 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) OO
2 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (19.05%) OO PHP
3 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (11.90%) Kanban
4 5 (11.90%) MVC
4 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.52%) TDD
6 3 (7.14%) Scrum
6 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.14%) Analytics
7 2 (4.76%) OOP
8 1 (2.38%) Creative Marketing
8 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.38%) UX Design
8 1 (2.38%) Information Architecture
8 1 (2.38%) Software Architecture
8 1 (2.38%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.38%) Network Management
8 1 (2.38%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) PHP
2 29 (69.05%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.67%) PHP5
4 6 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (4.76%) C
5 2 (4.76%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) Perl
6 1 (2.38%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.38%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Zend
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