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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 57 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 18 19 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.37% 3.28% 4.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.22% 7.06% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 25
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,800 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £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
345 269 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 45.51% 46.38% 47.35%
Number of salaries quoted 314 238 270
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 May 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Coventry

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 52 (89.66%) HTML
2 48 (82.76%) MySQL
3 47 (81.03%) jQuery
4 39 (67.24%) CSS
5 32 (55.17%) OO
6 31 (53.45%) SQL
7 29 (50.00%) MVC
8 27 (46.55%) Git (software)
9 25 (43.10%) OO PHP
10 19 (32.76%) Linux
11 17 (29.31%) HTML5
11 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
12 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
12 15 (25.86%) .NET
13 14 (24.14%) OOD
14 13 (22.41%) CSS3
14 13 (22.41%) Subversion
14 13 (22.41%) Symfony
15 12 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (20.69%) OOP
16 11 (18.97%) Photoshop
16 11 (18.97%) Web Design
16 11 (18.97%) Moodle
16 11 (18.97%) Refactoring
16 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
17 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
17 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
18 9 (15.52%) Mobile App
18 9 (15.52%) SEO
18 9 (15.52%) Java

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (18.97%) Moodle
2 6 (10.34%) Drupal
3 3 (5.17%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Photoshop
2 4 (6.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (5.17%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.72%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) SaaS
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) HTTP
1 5 (8.62%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.17%) LAN
2 3 (5.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (82.76%) MySQL
2 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
3 6 (10.34%) SQLite
4 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (46.55%) Git (software)
2 13 (22.41%) Subversion
3 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.17%) Marketing
2 1 (1.72%) Retail
2 1 (1.72%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (82.76%) Developer
2 32 (55.17%) PHP Developer
3 18 (31.03%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) Software Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Senior Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Programmer
6 5 (8.62%) Software Programmer
6 5 (8.62%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Programmer
6 5 (8.62%) Applications Support
6 5 (8.62%) Junior
6 5 (8.62%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (5.17%) PHP Web Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (89.66%) HTML
2 47 (81.03%) jQuery
3 39 (67.24%) CSS
4 17 (29.31%) HTML5
5 15 (25.86%) .NET
6 13 (22.41%) CSS3
6 13 (22.41%) Symfony
7 12 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (13.79%) XML
9 7 (12.07%) Sass
9 7 (12.07%) LESS
10 6 (10.34%) Laravel
10 6 (10.34%) CakePHP
11 5 (8.62%) Ajax
11 5 (8.62%) JSON
11 5 (8.62%) POCO
11 5 (8.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 3 (5.17%) Flash
13 2 (3.45%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
1 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.52%) Mobile App
3 7 (12.07%) Social Media
4 4 (6.90%) User Experience
5 3 (5.17%) Motion Graphics
6 2 (3.45%) Open Source
7 1 (1.72%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.76%) Linux
2 2 (3.45%) Fedora
2 2 (3.45%) CentOS
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (55.17%) OO
2 29 (50.00%) MVC
3 25 (43.10%) OO PHP
4 14 (24.14%) OOD
5 12 (20.69%) OOP
6 11 (18.97%) Web Design
6 11 (18.97%) Refactoring
6 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
7 9 (15.52%) SEO
8 6 (10.34%) Project Management
8 6 (10.34%) Migration
8 6 (10.34%) Waterfall
8 6 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (10.34%) Web Development
8 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (8.62%) Multithreading
10 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
11 3 (5.17%) Content Management
11 3 (5.17%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (5.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 31 (53.45%) SQL
2 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.52%) Java
4 8 (13.79%) PHP5
5 5 (8.62%) C#
5 5 (8.62%) C++
5 5 (8.62%) VC++
6 3 (5.17%) ActionScript 3.0
6 3 (5.17%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Twitter
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) Adobe
4 3 (5.17%) Macromedia
5 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.45%) Zend
6 1 (1.72%) Google
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago