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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 59 36 52
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Permanent jobs citing PHP 21 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.51% 4.90% 2.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.65% 10.33% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 21 31 19
Average salary £26,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
372 300 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 44.55% 47.39% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 325 268 234
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Coventry

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 35 (89.74%) HTML
2 32 (82.05%) CSS
3 28 (71.79%) jQuery
4 24 (61.54%) Git (software)
4 24 (61.54%) MySQL
5 23 (58.97%) Linux
6 22 (56.41%) HTML5
7 19 (48.72%) MVC
8 17 (43.59%) OO
9 15 (38.46%) Degree
10 14 (35.90%) Computer Science
10 14 (35.90%) Software Engineering
10 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (35.90%) Web Design
11 13 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (30.77%) Laravel
12 12 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
12 12 (30.77%) CakePHP
12 12 (30.77%) Social Media
12 12 (30.77%) SEO
13 11 (28.21%) Photoshop
13 11 (28.21%) Waterfall
14 10 (25.64%) CSS3
15 9 (23.08%) Sass
15 9 (23.08%) LESS
16 8 (20.51%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
16 8 (20.51%) Java
16 8 (20.51%) SQL
17 7 (17.95%) .NET
18 6 (15.38%) JavaScript

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (5.13%) JBoss
1 2 (5.13%) Apache
1 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.13%) WordPress
1 2 (5.13%) nginx
1 2 (5.13%) Moodle
1 2 (5.13%) Node.js
2 1 (2.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.56%) InDesign
3 1 (2.56%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) VoIP
1 1 (2.56%) DHCP
1 1 (2.56%) DNS
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (61.54%) MySQL
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (61.54%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.26%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.56%) Behat
General
1 2 (5.13%) Games
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (82.05%) Developer
2 18 (46.15%) PHP Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.13%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Software Support Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Designer
6 1 (2.56%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Digital Designer
6 1 (2.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (89.74%) HTML
2 32 (82.05%) CSS
3 28 (71.79%) jQuery
4 22 (56.41%) HTML5
5 13 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 12 (30.77%) CakePHP
6 12 (30.77%) Laravel
7 10 (25.64%) CSS3
8 9 (23.08%) Sass
8 9 (23.08%) LESS
9 7 (17.95%) .NET
10 3 (7.69%) Web Services
10 3 (7.69%) Symfony
11 2 (5.13%) PhoneGap
11 2 (5.13%) LAMP
11 2 (5.13%) JSON
11 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
12 1 (2.56%) XML
12 1 (2.56%) Flash
12 1 (2.56%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Computer Science
2 12 (30.77%) Social Media
3 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.69%) User Experience
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) E-Learning
4 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.56%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 23 (58.97%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Android
2 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.13%) Windows
4 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) MVC
2 17 (43.59%) OO
3 14 (35.90%) Web Design
3 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (35.90%) Software Engineering
4 12 (30.77%) SEO
4 12 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (28.21%) Waterfall
6 8 (20.51%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 4 (10.26%) API Development
7 4 (10.26%) OO PHP
8 3 (7.69%) Android Development
8 3 (7.69%) iOS Development
8 3 (7.69%) Open Source
8 3 (7.69%) OOD
9 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.13%) Validation
9 2 (5.13%) Web Development
9 2 (5.13%) Refactoring
9 2 (5.13%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) Java
1 8 (20.51%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.69%) C++
3 3 (7.69%) Python
3 3 (7.69%) Ruby
3 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.13%) PHP5
4 2 (5.13%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) Perl
5 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.56%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.56%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Adobe
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) Macromedia
3 1 (2.56%) Google
3 1 (2.56%) Zend
3 1 (2.56%) Twitter
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Posted: 2 days ago
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