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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 99 90 120
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +30
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 10 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.58% 1.20% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 1.90% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 5
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,000 £47,900
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
1116 947 1465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 64.32% 63.09% 72.13%
Number of salaries quoted 885 813 1254
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 28 November 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 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (76.92%) MySQL
2 10 (76.92%) CSS
3 7 (53.85%) LAMP
3 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
4 6 (46.15%) OO
4 6 (46.15%) Symfony
5 5 (38.46%) Zend
5 5 (38.46%) Zend Framework
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (38.46%) HTML5
5 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
5 5 (38.46%) CSS3
5 5 (38.46%) OO PHP
6 4 (30.77%) User Experience
6 4 (30.77%) RESTful
6 4 (30.77%) Web Services
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) .NET
7 3 (23.08%) Apache
7 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
7 3 (23.08%) Kanban
7 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
7 3 (23.08%) PHPUnit
7 3 (23.08%) REST

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 3 (23.08%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) MySQL
2 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
3 2 (15.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) PHPUnit
2 2 (15.38%) Jasmine
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) Grunt
2 2 (15.38%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (15.38%) Yeoman
2 2 (15.38%) Bower
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) PHP Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Senior Developer
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Magento Developer
6 1 (7.69%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (7.69%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) CSS
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) LAMP
3 6 (46.15%) Symfony
4 5 (38.46%) Zend Framework
4 5 (38.46%) HTML5
4 5 (38.46%) CSS3
5 4 (30.77%) RESTful
5 4 (30.77%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) .NET
6 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
6 3 (23.08%) REST
7 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
7 2 (15.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
2 2 (15.38%) Android
2 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
2 6 (46.15%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) OO PHP
4 3 (23.08%) Kanban
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) User Stories
5 2 (15.38%) Android Development
5 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
6 1 (7.69%) OOP
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Zend