The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 11 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 4.91% 3.57% 10.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 8.42% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 24
Average salary £32,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.88% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £43,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
PHP
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
143 95 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 63.84% 42.41% 59.00%
Number of salaries quoted 124 75 133
Average salary £43,500 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.44% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

PHP
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Croydon region.

PHP Salary Trend in Croydon

PHP
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Croydon

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 23 (92.00%) MySQL
2 19 (76.00%) Linux
3 14 (56.00%) CSS
3 14 (56.00%) HTML
4 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (48.00%) Zend
6 10 (40.00%) Drupal
6 10 (40.00%) CMS
6 10 (40.00%) Python
6 10 (40.00%) Magento
6 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
7 8 (32.00%) LAMP
7 8 (32.00%) Marketing
8 7 (28.00%) OO
8 7 (28.00%) Open Source
9 6 (24.00%) WordPress
9 6 (24.00%) Symfony
9 6 (24.00%) Apache
9 6 (24.00%) CodeIgniter
10 5 (20.00%) CakePHP
10 5 (20.00%) Ruby
10 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (20.00%) Retail
10 5 (20.00%) Content Management
10 5 (20.00%) MVC
10 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
10 5 (20.00%) XML
10 5 (20.00%) MySQL Certification
10 5 (20.00%) Product Management
10 5 (20.00%) Bazaar

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 (40.00%) Drupal
1 10 (40.00%) CMS
2 6 (24.00%) WordPress
2 6 (24.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Magento
2 1 (4.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) GitHub
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) VoIP
2 2 (8.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (4.00%) RTP
3 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (92.00%) MySQL
2 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) MariaDB
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) Bazaar
3 2 (8.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (32.00%) Marketing
2 5 (20.00%) Retail
3 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 3 (12.00%) Publishing
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Magento Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (8.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) VoIP Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) CSS
1 14 (56.00%) HTML
2 8 (32.00%) LAMP
3 6 (24.00%) Symfony
3 6 (24.00%) CodeIgniter
4 5 (20.00%) CakePHP
4 5 (20.00%) XML
5 4 (16.00%) jQuery
6 3 (12.00%) Web Services
7 2 (8.00%) Yii
7 2 (8.00%) Laravel
8 1 (4.00%) XMPP
8 1 (4.00%) HTML5
8 1 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Open Source
2 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.00%) Replication
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) IVR
4 1 (4.00%) PKI
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) CentOS
3 2 (8.00%) Android
3 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) Windows
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) OO
2 5 (20.00%) Content Management
2 5 (20.00%) MVC
2 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (20.00%) Product Management
3 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.00%) OOP
5 2 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (8.00%) Network Management
5 2 (8.00%) Android Development
5 2 (8.00%) iOS Development
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) Kanban
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (40.00%) Python
3 5 (20.00%) Ruby
4 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.00%) PHP5
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) MySQL Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Kamailio
1 1 (4.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
1 2 (8.00%) Nagios
2 1 (4.00%) CFEngine
2 1 (4.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Zend
2 1 (4.00%) Google
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Dell
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