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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 38 16 30
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +14
Permanent jobs citing PHP 37 62 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 5.85% 10.37% 6.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.64% 18.67% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34 59 25
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,500 £36,100
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
318 332 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 50.32% 55.52% 62.90%
Number of salaries quoted 291 296 275
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £48,000
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 19 December 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Coventry

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 66 (84.62%) MySQL
2 64 (82.05%) HTML
3 61 (78.21%) jQuery
4 49 (62.82%) CSS
5 38 (48.72%) MVC
6 34 (43.59%) Git (software)
7 33 (42.31%) Linux
8 32 (41.03%) PHP5
8 32 (41.03%) Subversion
9 26 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 26 (33.33%) Marketing
10 25 (32.05%) Fedora
10 25 (32.05%) CentOS
10 25 (32.05%) Red Hat
10 25 (32.05%) Zend
10 25 (32.05%) Open Source
10 25 (32.05%) XHTML
11 21 (26.92%) OO
12 16 (20.51%) SQL
13 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
13 11 (14.10%) .NET
14 10 (12.82%) OO PHP
15 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
15 9 (11.54%) XML
16 8 (10.26%) Ajax
16 8 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 8 (10.26%) CMS
16 8 (10.26%) Twitter
17 7 (8.97%) C#
17 7 (8.97%) Java

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (10.26%) CMS
2 7 (8.97%) Drupal
3 6 (7.69%) WordPress
4 5 (6.41%) Moodle
5 4 (5.13%) Joomla!
6 2 (2.56%) Node.js
6 2 (2.56%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.56%) Apache
6 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Photoshop
1 3 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.28%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) SaaS
2 4 (5.13%) GitHub
3 2 (2.56%) Trello
3 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) HTTP
2 4 (5.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.56%) DNS
3 2 (2.56%) Internet
3 2 (2.56%) GSM
3 2 (2.56%) LAN
3 2 (2.56%) VoIP
3 2 (2.56%) WAN
3 2 (2.56%) DHCP
4 1 (1.28%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (84.62%) MySQL
2 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.41%) SQLite
4 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (43.59%) Git (software)
2 32 (41.03%) Subversion
3 5 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.13%) Mercurial
4 4 (5.13%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.56%) JIRA
5 2 (2.56%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.28%) MSI
6 1 (1.28%) LabVIEW
6 1 (1.28%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
General
1 26 (33.33%) Marketing
2 4 (5.13%) Retail
3 3 (3.85%) Finance
4 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
5 1 (1.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (83.33%) Developer
2 52 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 40 (51.28%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 13 (16.67%) Programmer
5 10 (12.82%) MySQL Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Web Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.69%) PHP Programmer
7 6 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Web Programmer
8 5 (6.41%) Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Programmer
9 4 (5.13%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) Senior PHP Programmer
10 3 (3.85%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) Software Programmer
11 2 (2.56%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (82.05%) HTML
2 61 (78.21%) jQuery
3 49 (62.82%) CSS
4 25 (32.05%) XHTML
5 11 (14.10%) .NET
6 9 (11.54%) XML
7 8 (10.26%) Ajax
7 8 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (8.97%) CSS3
8 7 (8.97%) LAMP
9 6 (7.69%) HTML5
10 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET
11 4 (5.13%) JSON
11 4 (5.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 4 (5.13%) Symfony
11 4 (5.13%) POCO
12 3 (3.85%) .NET Framework
13 2 (2.56%) WCF
13 2 (2.56%) WPF
13 2 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.05%) Open Source
2 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.41%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.56%) User Experience
4 2 (2.56%) E-Learning
4 2 (2.56%) VLE
5 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (42.31%) Linux
2 25 (32.05%) Fedora
2 25 (32.05%) CentOS
3 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.56%) Android
3 2 (2.56%) UNIX
4 1 (1.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (48.72%) MVC
2 21 (26.92%) OO
3 10 (12.82%) OO PHP
4 6 (7.69%) OOP
4 6 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 5 (6.41%) Web Development
5 5 (6.41%) Project Management
6 4 (5.13%) Multithreading
7 3 (3.85%) Migration
7 3 (3.85%) Scrum
7 3 (3.85%) Refactoring
7 3 (3.85%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.85%) OOD
7 3 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (2.56%) CRM
8 2 (2.56%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.56%) SEO
8 2 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.28%) Time Management
9 1 (1.28%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.03%) PHP5
2 26 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 16 (20.51%) SQL
4 7 (8.97%) C#
4 7 (8.97%) Java
5 6 (7.69%) C++
6 4 (5.13%) Perl
6 4 (5.13%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.13%) VC++
6 4 (5.13%) Python
7 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.56%) VB
8 2 (2.56%) Delphi
8 2 (2.56%) C
9 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.28%) Groovy
9 1 (1.28%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.28%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) HND
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (32.05%) Red Hat
1 25 (32.05%) Zend
2 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.26%) Twitter
4 3 (3.85%) Adobe
5 2 (2.56%) Cisco
5 2 (2.56%) Google
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle
6 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.28%) Perforce
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