The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 30 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 40 23 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 6.64% 4.53% 6.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.27% 9.16% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 31 22 28
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,050 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,600 £38,777
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
PHP
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
326 251 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 54.15% 49.41% 56.65%
Number of salaries quoted 288 213 255
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £25,850 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,663 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

PHP
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

PHP Salary Trend in Coventry

PHP
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Coventry

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing PHP 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 PHP.

1 54 (78.26%) HTML
2 53 (76.81%) MySQL
3 46 (66.67%) jQuery
4 41 (59.42%) CSS
5 33 (47.83%) Linux
6 29 (42.03%) MVC
7 27 (39.13%) Git (software)
7 27 (39.13%) JavaScript
8 25 (36.23%) Subversion
9 23 (33.33%) PHP5
10 20 (28.99%) Zend
11 19 (27.54%) Marketing
12 18 (26.09%) CentOS
12 18 (26.09%) Fedora
12 18 (26.09%) XHTML
12 18 (26.09%) Red Hat
12 18 (26.09%) Open Source
13 14 (20.29%) OO
14 11 (15.94%) Python
14 11 (15.94%) Perl
14 11 (15.94%) WordPress
15 10 (14.49%) Apache
16 9 (13.04%) Java
16 9 (13.04%) LAMP
17 8 (11.59%) CMS
17 8 (11.59%) Web Development
17 8 (11.59%) SQL
17 8 (11.59%) C#
17 8 (11.59%) Web Services
17 8 (11.59%) XML

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing PHP 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 PHP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.94%) WordPress
2 10 (14.49%) Apache
3 8 (11.59%) CMS
4 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.25%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (7.25%) Moodle
5 4 (5.80%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.80%) Joomla!
5 4 (5.80%) Drupal
6 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.90%) Node.js
6 2 (2.90%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Photoshop
1 3 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.45%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) GitHub
2 2 (2.90%) Trello
2 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) VoIP
1 4 (5.80%) DHCP
1 4 (5.80%) DNS
1 4 (5.80%) Internet
2 2 (2.90%) GSM
3 1 (1.45%) LDAP
3 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (76.81%) MySQL
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.90%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (39.13%) Git (software)
2 25 (36.23%) Subversion
3 8 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.80%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.90%) JIRA
5 2 (2.90%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.45%) LabVIEW
General
1 19 (27.54%) Marketing
2 7 (10.14%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (81.16%) Developer
2 40 (57.97%) PHP Developer
3 29 (42.03%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 13 (18.84%) Web Developer
5 11 (15.94%) MySQL Developer
6 10 (14.49%) Programmer
7 6 (8.70%) .NET Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Web Programmer
8 5 (7.25%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) PHP Programmer
8 5 (7.25%) Support Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Linux Support
9 4 (5.80%) Linux Support Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) Systems Support Analyst
10 3 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (4.35%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (78.26%) HTML
2 46 (66.67%) jQuery
3 41 (59.42%) CSS
4 18 (26.09%) XHTML
5 9 (13.04%) LAMP
6 8 (11.59%) Web Services
6 8 (11.59%) XML
6 8 (11.59%) .NET
6 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET
7 7 (10.14%) Ajax
8 5 (7.25%) .NET Framework
8 5 (7.25%) WCF
8 5 (7.25%) WPF
8 5 (7.25%) HTML5
8 5 (7.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (5.80%) CSS3
9 4 (5.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (5.80%) DHTML
9 4 (5.80%) COM
9 4 (5.80%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.09%) Open Source
2 3 (4.35%) E-Learning
2 3 (4.35%) VLE
2 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.90%) User Experience
4 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 33 (47.83%) Linux
2 18 (26.09%) Fedora
2 18 (26.09%) CentOS
3 4 (5.80%) UNIX
4 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.03%) MVC
2 14 (20.29%) OO
3 8 (11.59%) Web Development
4 4 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (4.35%) OOP
5 3 (4.35%) Web Design
6 2 (2.90%) SEO
6 2 (2.90%) CRM
6 2 (2.90%) E-Commerce
6 2 (2.90%) OOD
6 2 (2.90%) Software Engineering
6 2 (2.90%) Refactoring
6 2 (2.90%) OO PHP
7 1 (1.45%) Integration Testing
7 1 (1.45%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.45%) Time Management
7 1 (1.45%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (1.45%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (1.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 23 (33.33%) PHP5
3 11 (15.94%) Python
3 11 (15.94%) Perl
4 9 (13.04%) Java
5 8 (11.59%) C#
5 8 (11.59%) SQL
6 7 (10.14%) VB.NET
7 5 (7.25%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.25%) C++
7 5 (7.25%) Delphi
8 4 (5.80%) XAML
9 2 (2.90%) C
9 2 (2.90%) VB
10 1 (1.45%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.45%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) HND
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Zenoss
1 2 (2.90%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (1.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (28.99%) Zend
2 18 (26.09%) Red Hat
3 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.80%) Cisco
4 4 (5.80%) Twitter
5 3 (4.35%) Adobe
6 2 (2.90%) Google
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle
7 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
Coventry
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago