The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 105 125 121
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 20 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.10% 0.15% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.62% 0.22% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 9
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £37,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.17%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1237 1348 1583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 68.12% 67.23% 74.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 1216 1378
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
PHP5
Cambridgeshire

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 18 April 2014.

PHP5 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 27 (100.00%) PHP
2 25 (92.59%) MySQL
3 23 (85.19%) CSS
3 23 (85.19%) HTML
4 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
5 15 (55.56%) Ajax
6 14 (51.85%) XHTML
7 12 (44.44%) XML
7 12 (44.44%) Linux
7 12 (44.44%) Apache
7 12 (44.44%) jQuery
8 11 (40.74%) E-Commerce
8 11 (40.74%) OO
9 10 (37.04%) MVC
9 10 (37.04%) LAMP
10 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
11 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (29.63%) OOP
12 4 (14.81%) Subversion
13 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
13 3 (11.11%) Smarty
13 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
13 3 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
14 2 (7.41%) Web Development
14 2 (7.41%) Degree
14 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
14 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
14 2 (7.41%) Zend
14 2 (7.41%) HTML5
14 2 (7.41%) MongoDB

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 12 (44.44%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (92.59%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Subversion
2 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) YouTrack
3 1 (3.70%) PHPUnit
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (88.89%) PHP Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Junior PHP Developer
3 8 (29.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Junior
3 8 (29.63%) Junior Developer
3 8 (29.63%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 6 (22.22%) MySQL Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) PHP Zend Developer
7 1 (3.70%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) CSS
1 23 (85.19%) HTML
2 15 (55.56%) Ajax
3 14 (51.85%) XHTML
4 12 (44.44%) XML
4 12 (44.44%) jQuery
5 10 (37.04%) LAMP
6 3 (11.11%) Smarty
7 2 (7.41%) HTML5
7 2 (7.41%) Web Services
7 2 (7.41%) RESTful
8 1 (3.70%) CSS3
8 1 (3.70%) Symfony
8 1 (3.70%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (3.70%) CakePHP
8 1 (3.70%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Xbox
4 1 (3.70%) W3C
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) E-Commerce
1 11 (40.74%) OO
2 10 (37.04%) MVC
3 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 8 (29.63%) OOP
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Web Development
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.41%) Android Development
6 2 (7.41%) iOS Development
6 2 (7.41%) User Stories
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) Validation
6 2 (7.41%) OO PHP
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) TDD
7 1 (3.70%) Content Management
7 1 (3.70%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) PHP
2 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) Python
3 2 (7.41%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
4 1 (3.70%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Zend