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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 105 80 99
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 15 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.85% 1.98% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 2.08% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 29
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £28,450
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £50,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +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
1677 1487 1914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.39% 95.08% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1290 1301 1695
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 79 (100.00%) PHP
2 65 (82.28%) JavaScript
3 62 (78.48%) MySQL
4 56 (70.89%) HTML
5 45 (56.96%) CSS
6 33 (41.77%) jQuery
7 23 (29.11%) User Experience
8 22 (27.85%) XML
8 22 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (26.58%) Degree
10 20 (25.32%) Ajax
10 20 (25.32%) Subversion
11 19 (24.05%) Drupal
12 18 (22.78%) MVC
12 18 (22.78%) Apache
12 18 (22.78%) SQL
13 17 (21.52%) Java
14 16 (20.25%) Linux
15 15 (18.99%) LAMP
16 14 (17.72%) Unit Testing
17 13 (16.46%) PHP5
17 13 (16.46%) Computer Science
17 13 (16.46%) OO
18 12 (15.19%) SOAP
18 12 (15.19%) Oracle
19 11 (13.92%) Symfony
20 10 (12.66%) Git (software)
20 10 (12.66%) RESTful
20 10 (12.66%) Apple iOS
20 10 (12.66%) SQL Server

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (24.05%) Drupal
2 18 (22.78%) Apache
3 10 (12.66%) CMS
4 9 (11.39%) IIS
5 4 (5.06%) WordPress
6 1 (1.27%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Photoshop
1 4 (5.06%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
2 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) CubeCart
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) ZigBee
2 3 (3.80%) HTTP
3 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (78.48%) MySQL
2 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.59%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.06%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (25.32%) Subversion
2 10 (12.66%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.53%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.27%) YouTrack
4 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 4 (5.06%) Games
1 4 (5.06%) Retail
2 3 (3.80%) Publishing
3 2 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.27%) Finance
4 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.27%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (70.89%) HTML
2 45 (56.96%) CSS
3 33 (41.77%) jQuery
4 22 (27.85%) XML
5 20 (25.32%) Ajax
6 15 (18.99%) LAMP
7 12 (15.19%) SOAP
8 11 (13.92%) Symfony
9 10 (12.66%) RESTful
10 8 (10.13%) OpenID
10 8 (10.13%) REST
10 8 (10.13%) OAuth
10 8 (10.13%) JSP
10 8 (10.13%) XSL
10 8 (10.13%) XSLT
11 7 (8.86%) XHTML
12 6 (7.59%) Web Services
13 5 (6.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (5.06%) Laravel
14 4 (5.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.11%) User Experience
2 13 (16.46%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.86%) Mobile App
3 7 (8.86%) N-Tier
4 6 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.06%) Blog
6 3 (3.80%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.53%) W3C
8 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.27%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.25%) Linux
2 10 (12.66%) Apple iOS
3 9 (11.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (22.78%) MVC
3 14 (17.72%) Unit Testing
4 13 (16.46%) OO
5 10 (12.66%) OOP
6 8 (10.13%) OO PHP
7 7 (8.86%) E-Commerce
7 7 (8.86%) Web Development
8 6 (7.59%) Scrum
8 6 (7.59%) User Stories
8 6 (7.59%) Android Development
8 6 (7.59%) iOS Development
8 6 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.33%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.06%) TDD
10 4 (5.06%) Content Management
10 4 (5.06%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (5.06%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (5.06%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (2.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) PHP
2 65 (82.28%) JavaScript
3 18 (22.78%) SQL
4 17 (21.52%) Java
5 13 (16.46%) PHP5
6 8 (10.13%) Tcl
6 8 (10.13%) VB
6 8 (10.13%) PL/SQL
7 7 (8.86%) Python
8 3 (3.80%) C
8 3 (3.80%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.53%) Perl
10 1 (1.27%) Ruby
10 1 (1.27%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 21 (26.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 12 (15.19%) Oracle
2 6 (7.59%) Zend
3 4 (5.06%) Adobe
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