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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 96 68 101
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 19 42 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.05% 2.67% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 2.84% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 19 41 27
Average salary £36,237 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.40% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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
1711 1478 1859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.43% 93.84% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1330 1292 1639
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 92 (100.00%) PHP
2 77 (83.70%) JavaScript
3 76 (82.61%) MySQL
4 67 (72.83%) HTML
5 53 (57.61%) CSS
6 40 (43.48%) jQuery
7 30 (32.61%) Subversion
7 30 (32.61%) Ajax
8 26 (28.26%) XML
9 24 (26.09%) Apache
9 24 (26.09%) MVC
10 23 (25.00%) Unit Testing
11 21 (22.83%) Degree
11 21 (22.83%) Linux
11 21 (22.83%) Java
12 19 (20.65%) PHP5
13 18 (19.57%) Drupal
14 17 (18.48%) SQL
15 16 (17.39%) OO
15 16 (17.39%) LAMP
16 15 (16.30%) Oracle
17 14 (15.22%) OOP
17 14 (15.22%) SOAP
17 14 (15.22%) Computer Science
17 14 (15.22%) Symfony
18 13 (14.13%) Git (software)
18 13 (14.13%) Apple iOS
19 12 (13.04%) Android
20 11 (11.96%) RESTful
20 11 (11.96%) XHTML

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 24 (26.09%) Apache
2 18 (19.57%) Drupal
3 11 (11.96%) CMS
4 10 (10.87%) IIS
5 5 (5.43%) WordPress
6 1 (1.09%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Photoshop
1 4 (4.35%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) CubeCart
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.61%) ZigBee
2 3 (3.26%) HTTP
3 1 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (82.61%) MySQL
2 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.61%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (32.61%) Subversion
2 13 (14.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.17%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.09%) JIRA
4 1 (1.09%) YouTrack
General
1 5 (5.43%) Retail
2 4 (4.35%) Games
3 2 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.17%) Publishing
4 1 (1.09%) Marketing
4 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.09%) Finance
4 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (72.83%) HTML
2 53 (57.61%) CSS
3 40 (43.48%) jQuery
4 30 (32.61%) Ajax
5 26 (28.26%) XML
6 16 (17.39%) LAMP
7 14 (15.22%) SOAP
7 14 (15.22%) Symfony
8 11 (11.96%) RESTful
8 11 (11.96%) XHTML
9 9 (9.78%) REST
9 9 (9.78%) OpenID
9 9 (9.78%) OAuth
9 9 (9.78%) JSP
9 9 (9.78%) XSL
9 9 (9.78%) XSLT
10 8 (8.70%) Web Services
11 5 (5.43%) CakePHP
11 5 (5.43%) Smarty
11 5 (5.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (7.61%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.52%) N-Tier
5 4 (4.35%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.35%) Blog
6 2 (2.17%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.17%) W3C
7 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.09%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.83%) Linux
2 13 (14.13%) Apple iOS
3 12 (13.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.09%) MVC
2 23 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 16 (17.39%) OO
4 14 (15.22%) OOP
5 11 (11.96%) E-Commerce
6 10 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (9.78%) OO PHP
8 8 (8.70%) Web Development
9 7 (7.61%) Software Engineering
9 7 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (7.61%) User Stories
9 7 (7.61%) Scrum
9 7 (7.61%) Android Development
9 7 (7.61%) iOS Development
10 6 (6.52%) TDD
11 4 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (4.35%) Content Management
11 4 (4.35%) Statistical Analysis
11 4 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 92 (100.00%) PHP
2 77 (83.70%) JavaScript
3 21 (22.83%) Java
4 19 (20.65%) PHP5
5 17 (18.48%) SQL
6 9 (9.78%) VB
6 9 (9.78%) PL/SQL
6 9 (9.78%) Tcl
7 8 (8.70%) Python
8 5 (5.43%) Objective-C
8 5 (5.43%) C
9 3 (3.26%) Perl
10 1 (1.09%) Ruby
10 1 (1.09%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 21 (22.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (9.78%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 15 (16.30%) Oracle
2 7 (7.61%) Zend
3 4 (4.35%) Adobe
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft
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