The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 107 105 124
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 3 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.21% 0.91% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 1.35% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 5
Average salary £52,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £65,000 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -
PHP5
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
950 1258 1282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 65.97% 67.24% 70.59%
Number of salaries quoted 848 1085 1178
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PHP5
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Cambridge region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in Cambridge

PHP5
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

PHP5 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

PHP5
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Magento
3 3 (50.00%) RESTful
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (50.00%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) OO PHP
4 2 (33.33%) PHPUnit
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Kanban
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) LAMP
5 1 (16.67%) Zend
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) PHP Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Magento Developer
4 2 (33.33%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Kanban
2 2 (33.33%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Zend