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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 110 105 126
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +21
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 1 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.067% 1.16% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.10% 1.69% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 3
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +4.47%
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
989 1241 1324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 66.55% 68.41% 68.71%
Number of salaries quoted 888 1092 1196
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 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 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 4 (57.14%) User Experience
3 4 (57.14%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) OO PHP
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) Apache
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) Kanban
4 3 (42.86%) Magento
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) RESTful
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (42.86%) PHPUnit
4 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
4 3 (42.86%) REST
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 1 (14.29%) JSON
6 1 (14.29%) Symfony
6 1 (14.29%) Zend
6 1 (14.29%) Zend Framework
6 1 (14.29%) LAMP

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 (42.86%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) PHPUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Grunt
2 1 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (14.29%) Yeoman
2 1 (14.29%) Bower
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Magento Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) LAMP
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) Symfony
4 1 (14.29%) Zend Framework
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Kanban
2 3 (42.86%) OO PHP
2 3 (42.86%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Zend