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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 82 100 70
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 22 19 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.58% 1.05% 2.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.11% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 41
Average salary £50,000 £36,237 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.98% -9.40%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
1318 1715 1480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.62% 94.49% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1155 1334 1294
Average salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,450 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 53 (100.00%) PHP
2 45 (84.91%) JavaScript
3 41 (77.36%) HTML
4 40 (75.47%) MySQL
4 40 (75.47%) CSS
5 28 (52.83%) User Experience
6 20 (37.74%) E-Commerce
7 18 (33.96%) Games
7 18 (33.96%) MongoDB
7 18 (33.96%) NoSQL
8 12 (22.64%) jQuery
8 12 (22.64%) XML
8 12 (22.64%) Linux
9 10 (18.87%) Windows
9 10 (18.87%) Ajax
9 10 (18.87%) Degree
10 8 (15.09%) HTML5
10 8 (15.09%) Drupal
11 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
12 6 (11.32%) Ext JS
12 6 (11.32%) Git (software)
12 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (9.43%) Finance
13 5 (9.43%) Symfony
13 5 (9.43%) Zend
13 5 (9.43%) CSS3
14 4 (7.55%) PHP5
14 4 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (7.55%) Subversion
15 3 (5.66%) HP

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (15.09%) Drupal
2 3 (5.66%) Node.js
3 2 (3.77%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) SaaS
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (75.47%) MySQL
2 18 (33.96%) MongoDB
2 18 (33.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.55%) Subversion
General
1 18 (33.96%) Games
2 5 (9.43%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (77.36%) HTML
2 40 (75.47%) CSS
3 12 (22.64%) XML
3 12 (22.64%) jQuery
4 10 (18.87%) Ajax
5 8 (15.09%) HTML5
6 6 (11.32%) Ext JS
7 5 (9.43%) CSS3
7 5 (9.43%) Symfony
8 4 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (5.66%) Backbone.js
9 3 (5.66%) Web Services
10 2 (3.77%) LAMP
10 2 (3.77%) RESTful
11 1 (1.89%) JSON
11 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (52.83%) User Experience
2 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Linux
2 10 (18.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) E-Commerce
2 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (3.77%) Project Planning
3 2 (3.77%) OO
3 2 (3.77%) OO PHP
4 1 (1.89%) CRM
4 1 (1.89%) MVC
4 1 (1.89%) Scrum
4 1 (1.89%) Software Architecture
4 1 (1.89%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) PHP
2 45 (84.91%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.55%) PHP5
4 3 (5.66%) SQL
5 1 (1.89%) C
5 1 (1.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Zend
2 3 (5.66%) HP
3 1 (1.89%) Google