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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 56 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 20 17 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.60% 3.16% 6.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.70% 7.66% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 37
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,600 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
351 222 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 45.64% 41.26% 50.39%
Number of salaries quoted 306 198 299
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,400 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 April 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Coventry

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 53 (88.33%) HTML
2 50 (83.33%) MySQL
3 49 (81.67%) jQuery
4 39 (65.00%) CSS
5 31 (51.67%) SQL
6 30 (50.00%) MVC
7 29 (48.33%) OO
8 28 (46.67%) Git (software)
9 26 (43.33%) OO PHP
10 18 (30.00%) Subversion
10 18 (30.00%) Linux
10 18 (30.00%) SQL Server
11 16 (26.67%) .NET
12 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
13 14 (23.33%) OOD
13 14 (23.33%) PHP5
14 13 (21.67%) Symfony
15 12 (20.00%) CSS3
15 12 (20.00%) HTML5
15 12 (20.00%) OOP
16 11 (18.33%) Refactoring
16 11 (18.33%) Moodle
17 10 (16.67%) Photoshop
17 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
18 9 (15.00%) Mobile App
18 9 (15.00%) XML
18 9 (15.00%) Java
19 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
19 8 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 7 (11.67%) Marketing

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (18.33%) Moodle
2 6 (10.00%) Drupal
3 3 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 4 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (5.00%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.67%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) SaaS
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) HTTP
1 6 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.67%) LAN
2 4 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (83.33%) MySQL
2 18 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (11.67%) SQLite
4 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 18 (30.00%) Subversion
3 6 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.67%) MSI
4 1 (1.67%) Bugzilla
General
1 7 (11.67%) Marketing
2 2 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (81.67%) Developer
2 33 (55.00%) PHP Developer
3 24 (40.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Support Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Software Programmer
7 5 (8.33%) Junior
7 5 (8.33%) Applications Support
7 5 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Programmer
7 5 (8.33%) Programmer
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Senior PHP Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Junior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (88.33%) HTML
2 49 (81.67%) jQuery
3 39 (65.00%) CSS
4 16 (26.67%) .NET
5 13 (21.67%) Symfony
6 12 (20.00%) HTML5
6 12 (20.00%) CSS3
7 9 (15.00%) XML
8 8 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (11.67%) XHTML
10 6 (10.00%) Ajax
10 6 (10.00%) Sass
10 6 (10.00%) LESS
10 6 (10.00%) POCO
10 6 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 6 (10.00%) JSON
11 3 (5.00%) Flash
12 2 (3.33%) CakePHP
12 2 (3.33%) Laravel
13 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.00%) Mobile App
3 7 (11.67%) Open Source
4 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.67%) User Experience
6 3 (5.00%) Motion Graphics
7 2 (3.33%) Social Media
8 1 (1.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.00%) Linux
2 7 (11.67%) Fedora
2 7 (11.67%) CentOS
3 2 (3.33%) Windows
4 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.67%) Android
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) MVC
2 29 (48.33%) OO
3 26 (43.33%) OO PHP
4 14 (23.33%) OOD
5 12 (20.00%) OOP
6 11 (18.33%) Refactoring
7 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 7 (11.67%) Web Design
8 7 (11.67%) Project Management
9 6 (10.00%) Migration
9 6 (10.00%) Multithreading
10 5 (8.33%) Web Development
10 5 (8.33%) SEO
11 4 (6.67%) Service Delivery
12 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce
12 3 (5.00%) Content Management
12 3 (5.00%) Scrum
12 3 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
13 2 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (51.67%) SQL
2 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (23.33%) PHP5
4 9 (15.00%) Java
5 6 (10.00%) VC++
5 6 (10.00%) C#
5 6 (10.00%) C++
6 3 (5.00%) ActionScript
6 3 (5.00%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Red Hat
1 7 (11.67%) Zend
2 6 (10.00%) Twitter
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.67%) Adobe
4 3 (5.00%) Macromedia
5 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.67%) Perforce
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