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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 33 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 37 16 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 5.29% 3.10% 6.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.25% 7.55% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 37 16 39
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
329 212 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 47.07% 41.09% 52.60%
Number of salaries quoted 277 180 313
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 4 March 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Coventry

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 65 (91.55%) MySQL
2 62 (87.32%) HTML
3 56 (78.87%) jQuery
4 41 (57.75%) CSS
5 33 (46.48%) MVC
6 31 (43.66%) SQL
6 31 (43.66%) OO
7 29 (40.85%) Git (software)
8 27 (38.03%) Subversion
9 23 (32.39%) OO PHP
10 22 (30.99%) PHP5
11 20 (28.17%) JavaScript
12 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
12 18 (25.35%) Linux
13 16 (22.54%) .NET
13 16 (22.54%) Marketing
14 15 (21.13%) CentOS
14 15 (21.13%) Zend
14 15 (21.13%) Fedora
14 15 (21.13%) XHTML
14 15 (21.13%) Red Hat
14 15 (21.13%) Open Source
15 13 (18.31%) OOP
15 13 (18.31%) Symfony
16 12 (16.90%) OOD
17 10 (14.08%) Java
17 10 (14.08%) Refactoring
17 10 (14.08%) Moodle
17 10 (14.08%) Mobile App
17 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 10 (14.08%) Moodle
2 9 (12.68%) Drupal
3 7 (9.86%) CMS
4 4 (5.63%) WordPress
5 3 (4.23%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (7.04%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.23%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.41%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) SaaS
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.23%) GitHub
4 1 (1.41%) Trello
4 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) HTTP
1 6 (8.45%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.63%) LAN
2 4 (5.63%) WAN
3 2 (2.82%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (91.55%) MySQL
2 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.86%) SQLite
4 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (40.85%) Git (software)
2 27 (38.03%) Subversion
3 6 (8.45%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.23%) Mercurial
4 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.41%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.41%) JIRA
5 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.41%) MSI
5 1 (1.41%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.41%) LabVIEW
General
1 16 (22.54%) Marketing
2 2 (2.82%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 59 (83.10%) Developer
2 45 (63.38%) PHP Developer
3 38 (53.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 10 (14.08%) Programmer
5 9 (12.68%) Software Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Software Engineer
6 8 (11.27%) Analyst
6 8 (11.27%) Senior Developer
7 7 (9.86%) MySQL Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Web Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Support Analyst
8 6 (8.45%) Junior
8 6 (8.45%) Senior Programmer
8 6 (8.45%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) Software Programmer
9 5 (7.04%) Web Programmer
9 5 (7.04%) Applications Support
10 4 (5.63%) PHP Programmer
10 4 (5.63%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (87.32%) HTML
2 56 (78.87%) jQuery
3 41 (57.75%) CSS
4 16 (22.54%) .NET
5 15 (21.13%) XHTML
6 13 (18.31%) Symfony
7 9 (12.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (12.68%) CSS3
7 9 (12.68%) XML
8 7 (9.86%) Ajax
8 7 (9.86%) HTML5
9 6 (8.45%) POCO
9 6 (8.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 6 (8.45%) JSON
10 5 (7.04%) LAMP
11 3 (4.23%) Flash
12 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
12 1 (1.41%) ExpressJS
12 1 (1.41%) Grails
12 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Open Source
2 10 (14.08%) Mobile App
2 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.63%) User Experience
4 3 (4.23%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (1.41%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.35%) Linux
2 15 (21.13%) CentOS
2 15 (21.13%) Fedora
3 2 (2.82%) Windows
3 2 (2.82%) Android
3 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (46.48%) MVC
2 31 (43.66%) OO
3 23 (32.39%) OO PHP
4 13 (18.31%) OOP
5 12 (16.90%) OOD
6 10 (14.08%) Refactoring
7 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
8 7 (9.86%) Project Management
9 6 (8.45%) Web Development
9 6 (8.45%) Multithreading
10 5 (7.04%) Migration
10 5 (7.04%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
11 4 (5.63%) SEO
11 4 (5.63%) Mobile Application Development
12 3 (4.23%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (4.23%) Web Design
12 3 (4.23%) Scrum
12 3 (4.23%) Content Management
13 2 (2.82%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 31 (43.66%) SQL
2 22 (30.99%) PHP5
3 20 (28.17%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.08%) Java
5 7 (9.86%) C#
6 6 (8.45%) C++
6 6 (8.45%) VC++
7 3 (4.23%) ActionScript 3.0
7 3 (4.23%) ActionScript
8 2 (2.82%) C
9 1 (1.41%) Groovy
9 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.41%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) VCP4
3 1 (1.41%) HND
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) Zend
1 15 (21.13%) Red Hat
2 9 (12.68%) Twitter
3 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.04%) Adobe
5 3 (4.23%) Macromedia
6 1 (1.41%) Perforce
6 1 (1.41%) Google
6 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com