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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 31 16 33
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Permanent jobs citing PHP 40 55 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 6.26% 9.84% 5.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.38% 18.97% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 40 53 30
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +16.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,000 £34,450
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
299 290 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 46.79% 51.88% 58.57%
Number of salaries quoted 264 263 293
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 26 January 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Coventry

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 73 (91.25%) MySQL
2 68 (85.00%) HTML
3 66 (82.50%) jQuery
4 45 (56.25%) CSS
5 41 (51.25%) MVC
6 35 (43.75%) Git (software)
7 33 (41.25%) Subversion
7 33 (41.25%) OO
8 27 (33.75%) SQL
9 26 (32.50%) PHP5
10 25 (31.25%) Linux
11 22 (27.50%) JavaScript
11 22 (27.50%) OO PHP
12 21 (26.25%) Marketing
13 20 (25.00%) Fedora
13 20 (25.00%) XHTML
13 20 (25.00%) Red Hat
13 20 (25.00%) CentOS
13 20 (25.00%) Zend
13 20 (25.00%) Open Source
14 15 (18.75%) SQL Server
15 13 (16.25%) .NET
16 12 (15.00%) OOP
16 12 (15.00%) Symfony
17 11 (13.75%) OOD
18 10 (12.50%) Twitter
18 10 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 9 (11.25%) Moodle
19 9 (11.25%) Refactoring
19 9 (11.25%) Ajax

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 9 (11.25%) Moodle
2 8 (10.00%) CMS
2 8 (10.00%) Drupal
3 6 (7.50%) WordPress
4 4 (5.00%) Joomla!
5 2 (2.50%) Node.js
6 1 (1.25%) Apache
6 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.25%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.25%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.75%) SaaS
2 4 (5.00%) GitHub
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.50%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) HTTP
2 6 (7.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.00%) LAN
3 4 (5.00%) WAN
4 2 (2.50%) GSM
5 1 (1.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (91.25%) MySQL
2 15 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.75%) SQLite
4 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 33 (41.25%) Subversion
3 6 (7.50%) Visual Studio
4 5 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (5.00%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.50%) JIRA
6 2 (2.50%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.25%) MSI
7 1 (1.25%) LabVIEW
7 1 (1.25%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (26.25%) Marketing
2 2 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (1.25%) Finance
3 1 (1.25%) Advertising
3 1 (1.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (87.50%) Developer
2 55 (68.75%) PHP Developer
3 45 (56.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 13 (16.25%) Programmer
5 10 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
6 9 (11.25%) Senior Developer
6 9 (11.25%) Web Developer
7 8 (10.00%) Software Engineer
8 7 (8.75%) Software Developer
8 7 (8.75%) Senior Programmer
9 6 (7.50%) Web Programmer
9 6 (7.50%) PHP Programmer
9 6 (7.50%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (6.25%) Junior
10 5 (6.25%) Analyst
10 5 (6.25%) Software Programmer
11 4 (5.00%) Support Analyst
11 4 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
12 3 (3.75%) PHP Web Developer
12 3 (3.75%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (85.00%) HTML
2 66 (82.50%) jQuery
3 45 (56.25%) CSS
4 20 (25.00%) XHTML
5 13 (16.25%) .NET
6 12 (15.00%) Symfony
7 10 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (11.25%) Ajax
8 9 (11.25%) XML
9 8 (10.00%) CSS3
10 7 (8.75%) HTML5
10 7 (8.75%) LAMP
11 6 (7.50%) JSON
11 6 (7.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 6 (7.50%) POCO
12 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
12 2 (2.50%) ExpressJS
12 2 (2.50%) .NET Framework
12 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET
13 1 (1.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.00%) Open Source
2 8 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.75%) User Experience
3 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.25%) AS400
4 1 (1.25%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.25%) Linux
2 20 (25.00%) Fedora
2 20 (25.00%) CentOS
3 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.50%) Windows
3 2 (2.50%) Android
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.25%) MVC
2 33 (41.25%) OO
3 22 (27.50%) OO PHP
4 12 (15.00%) OOP
5 11 (13.75%) OOD
6 9 (11.25%) Refactoring
7 8 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (8.75%) Web Development
8 7 (8.75%) Project Management
9 6 (7.50%) Multithreading
10 5 (6.25%) Migration
11 3 (3.75%) Scrum
11 3 (3.75%) Service Delivery
11 3 (3.75%) SEO
11 3 (3.75%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.75%) Responsive Web Design
12 2 (2.50%) Mobile Application Development
12 2 (2.50%) CRM
12 2 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
13 1 (1.25%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (33.75%) SQL
2 26 (32.50%) PHP5
3 22 (27.50%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.75%) C#
4 7 (8.75%) C++
4 7 (8.75%) Java
5 6 (7.50%) VC++
6 2 (2.50%) C
7 1 (1.25%) Delphi
7 1 (1.25%) Perl
7 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.25%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.25%) Python
7 1 (1.25%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.25%) XAML
7 1 (1.25%) Groovy
7 1 (1.25%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) HND
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 20 (25.00%) Zend
2 10 (12.50%) Twitter
3 8 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.00%) Adobe
5 2 (2.50%) Google
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle
6 1 (1.25%) Macromedia
6 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.25%) Perforce
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago