The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 43 35 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Permanent jobs citing PHP 18 41 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.28% 6.23% 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.93% 12.54% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 39 36
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +16.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £26,800 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £47,500 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
227 327 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 41.42% 49.70% 56.27%
Number of salaries quoted 203 305 205
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
PHP
West Midlands

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 16 April 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Coventry

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 52 (65.00%) HTML
1 52 (65.00%) MySQL
2 48 (60.00%) jQuery
3 41 (51.25%) CSS
4 40 (50.00%) MVC
5 38 (47.50%) OO
5 38 (47.50%) Symfony
6 33 (41.25%) Moodle
6 33 (41.25%) JavaScript
7 31 (38.75%) SQL
8 29 (36.25%) OO PHP
9 21 (26.25%) Zend
10 14 (17.50%) CakePHP
11 13 (16.25%) WordPress
11 13 (16.25%) OOP
11 13 (16.25%) Linux
12 12 (15.00%) Magento
13 11 (13.75%) CodeIgniter
13 11 (13.75%) PHP5
13 11 (13.75%) Unit Testing
13 11 (13.75%) Internet
14 10 (12.50%) Test Scripting
14 10 (12.50%) Selenium
14 10 (12.50%) QA
14 10 (12.50%) Automated Testing
15 9 (11.25%) Adobe
15 9 (11.25%) LAMP
15 9 (11.25%) Apache
16 8 (10.00%) Photoshop
16 8 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 33 (41.25%) Moodle
2 13 (16.25%) WordPress
3 9 (11.25%) Apache
4 5 (6.25%) CMS
5 3 (3.75%) Node.js
6 2 (2.50%) Drupal
6 2 (2.50%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Photoshop
1 8 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.50%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (3.75%) Amazon S3
1 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.75%) Internet
2 2 (2.50%) Extranet
3 1 (1.25%) VoIP
3 1 (1.25%) DHCP
3 1 (1.25%) Intranet
3 1 (1.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (65.00%) MySQL
2 3 (3.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (12.50%) Selenium
2 7 (8.75%) PHPUnit
3 5 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.00%) Subversion
5 2 (2.50%) Flash Builder
5 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (3.75%) Marketing
2 1 (1.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 64 (80.00%) Developer
2 47 (58.75%) PHP Developer
3 30 (37.50%) Web Developer
4 17 (21.25%) PHP Web Developer
5 10 (12.50%) Tester
5 10 (12.50%) QA Tester
6 9 (11.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 8 (10.00%) Moodle Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Designer
9 4 (5.00%) Senior PHP Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 4 (5.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Web Designer
11 2 (2.50%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (2.50%) Junior Developer
11 2 (2.50%) Senior Web Developer
11 2 (2.50%) Systems Developer
11 2 (2.50%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (65.00%) HTML
2 48 (60.00%) jQuery
3 41 (51.25%) CSS
4 38 (47.50%) Symfony
5 14 (17.50%) CakePHP
6 11 (13.75%) CodeIgniter
7 9 (11.25%) LAMP
8 5 (6.25%) Flash
8 5 (6.25%) XML
8 5 (6.25%) .NET
8 5 (6.25%) HTML5
9 4 (5.00%) CSS3
10 3 (3.75%) Web Services
11 2 (2.50%) Yii
11 2 (2.50%) Zend Framework
11 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET
12 1 (1.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 1 (1.25%) J2EE
12 1 (1.25%) JSP
12 1 (1.25%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Social Media
2 3 (3.75%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.50%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.25%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.25%) Linux
2 2 (2.50%) Windows
3 1 (1.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (50.00%) MVC
2 38 (47.50%) OO
3 29 (36.25%) OO PHP
4 13 (16.25%) OOP
5 11 (13.75%) Unit Testing
6 10 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 10 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 6 (7.50%) Web Development
7 6 (7.50%) Migration
7 6 (7.50%) OOD
8 5 (6.25%) Project Management
9 4 (5.00%) Refactoring
9 4 (5.00%) Content Management
9 4 (5.00%) HMVC
10 3 (3.75%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.75%) SEO
11 2 (2.50%) Email Marketing
11 2 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.50%) Web Design
11 2 (2.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 33 (41.25%) JavaScript
2 31 (38.75%) SQL
3 11 (13.75%) PHP5
4 4 (5.00%) ActionScript 3.0
4 4 (5.00%) C#
4 4 (5.00%) ActionScript
4 4 (5.00%) Java
5 2 (2.50%) Perl
5 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.25%) Python
6 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Squid
Vendors
1 21 (26.25%) Zend
2 9 (11.25%) Adobe
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.50%) Macromedia
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco
5 1 (1.25%) Sony
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Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 6 days ago