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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 30 49 32
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Permanent jobs citing PHP 38 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 6.15% 3.19% 5.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.62% 8.19% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 36 19 17
Average salary £32,500 £27,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% -20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £32,600 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £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
301 232 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 48.71% 38.93% 52.77%
Number of salaries quoted 272 204 192
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Coventry

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 41 (71.93%) MySQL
2 36 (63.16%) HTML
3 33 (57.89%) Linux
4 31 (54.39%) jQuery
5 30 (52.63%) JavaScript
6 29 (50.88%) CSS
7 26 (45.61%) MVC
8 18 (31.58%) PHP5
9 16 (28.07%) Git (software)
10 15 (26.32%) Zend
11 14 (24.56%) Subversion
12 13 (22.81%) Apache
12 13 (22.81%) Perl
12 13 (22.81%) Python
13 12 (21.05%) SQL
14 11 (19.30%) .NET
14 11 (19.30%) Web Services
14 11 (19.30%) XHTML
14 11 (19.30%) OO
14 11 (19.30%) Marketing
15 10 (17.54%) CentOS
15 10 (17.54%) Fedora
15 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
15 10 (17.54%) Red Hat
15 10 (17.54%) Java
15 10 (17.54%) Open Source
16 9 (15.79%) Finance
16 9 (15.79%) Web Development
17 8 (14.04%) WordPress
17 8 (14.04%) C#

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 13 (22.81%) Apache
2 8 (14.04%) WordPress
3 7 (12.28%) Moodle
4 6 (10.53%) CMS
5 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
5 5 (8.77%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (7.02%) Node.js
6 4 (7.02%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.75%) ColdFusion
8 1 (1.75%) Drupal
8 1 (1.75%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.26%) Amazon S3
2 3 (5.26%) ElastiCache
2 3 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (5.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.75%) GitHub
3 1 (1.75%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Internet
1 6 (10.53%) DNS
1 6 (10.53%) VoIP
1 6 (10.53%) DHCP
2 1 (1.75%) HTTP
2 1 (1.75%) LDAP
2 1 (1.75%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (71.93%) MySQL
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.02%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 16 (28.07%) Git (software)
2 14 (24.56%) Subversion
3 5 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.51%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.75%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.75%) JIRA
5 1 (1.75%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (19.30%) Marketing
2 9 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (75.44%) Developer
2 30 (52.63%) PHP Developer
3 17 (29.82%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 10 (17.54%) Web Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Linux Support Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Linux Support
6 6 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Programmer
7 5 (8.77%) Support Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Senior PHP Developer
7 5 (8.77%) .NET Developer
8 4 (7.02%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (7.02%) MySQL Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Systems Support
9 3 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Systems Support Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (63.16%) HTML
2 31 (54.39%) jQuery
3 29 (50.88%) CSS
4 11 (19.30%) .NET
4 11 (19.30%) Web Services
4 11 (19.30%) XHTML
5 8 (14.04%) XML
5 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET
6 7 (12.28%) LAMP
7 6 (10.53%) Ajax
8 5 (8.77%) .NET Framework
8 5 (8.77%) WCF
8 5 (8.77%) WPF
8 5 (8.77%) Symfony
8 5 (8.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (7.02%) DHTML
9 4 (7.02%) COM
9 4 (7.02%) XSL
10 3 (5.26%) RESTful
11 2 (3.51%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Open Source
2 3 (5.26%) VLE
2 3 (5.26%) E-Learning
2 3 (5.26%) Social Media
3 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (57.89%) Linux
2 10 (17.54%) CentOS
2 10 (17.54%) Fedora
3 6 (10.53%) UNIX
4 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) MVC
2 11 (19.30%) OO
3 9 (15.79%) Web Development
4 5 (8.77%) OOP
5 4 (7.02%) OO PHP
5 4 (7.02%) OOD
5 4 (7.02%) Refactoring
6 3 (5.26%) SEO
6 3 (5.26%) Web Design
6 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.51%) Content Management
7 2 (3.51%) Migration
7 2 (3.51%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.75%) UML
8 1 (1.75%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.75%) ERP
8 1 (1.75%) TDD
8 1 (1.75%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 18 (31.58%) PHP5
3 13 (22.81%) Perl
3 13 (22.81%) Python
4 12 (21.05%) SQL
5 10 (17.54%) Java
6 8 (14.04%) C#
6 8 (14.04%) VB.NET
7 7 (12.28%) Bash Shell
8 5 (8.77%) C++
8 5 (8.77%) Delphi
9 4 (7.02%) XAML
10 2 (3.51%) VB
11 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (3.51%) Zenoss
2 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) Zend
2 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.54%) Red Hat
3 6 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (3.51%) Adobe
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle
5 1 (1.75%) Sony
5 1 (1.75%) Google
5 1 (1.75%) Twitter
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago