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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 34 29 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -16
Permanent jobs citing PHP 11 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 4.51% 3.95% 11.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.15% 9.47% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 23
Average salary £32,000 £29,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.47% -34.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
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
135 95 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 55.33% 41.67% 53.69%
Number of salaries quoted 119 78 102
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 September 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Croydon

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 16 (84.21%) MySQL
2 14 (73.68%) Linux
3 11 (57.89%) HTML
3 11 (57.89%) CSS
4 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 9 (47.37%) Zend
5 7 (36.84%) Drupal
5 7 (36.84%) Magento
5 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
5 7 (36.84%) CMS
5 7 (36.84%) LAMP
5 7 (36.84%) Python
5 7 (36.84%) OO
6 6 (31.58%) Open Source
7 5 (26.32%) GIMP
7 5 (26.32%) Bazaar
7 5 (26.32%) Apache
7 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
7 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (26.32%) Content Management
7 5 (26.32%) Symfony
7 5 (26.32%) CakePHP
8 4 (21.05%) jQuery
8 4 (21.05%) WordPress
8 4 (21.05%) Marketing
8 4 (21.05%) OOP
8 4 (21.05%) MVC
8 4 (21.05%) Publishing
8 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (15.79%) Mobile App

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 7 (36.84%) Drupal
1 7 (36.84%) CMS
2 5 (26.32%) Apache
3 4 (21.05%) WordPress
4 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) GitHub
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
1 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) MySQL
2 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 5 (26.32%) Bazaar
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 4 (21.05%) Marketing
1 4 (21.05%) Publishing
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Web Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (15.79%) PHP Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Programmer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Magento Developer
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) HTML
1 11 (57.89%) CSS
2 7 (36.84%) LAMP
3 5 (26.32%) Symfony
3 5 (26.32%) CakePHP
4 4 (21.05%) jQuery
5 3 (15.79%) Web Services
6 2 (10.53%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (10.53%) XML
6 2 (10.53%) Yii
6 2 (10.53%) Laravel
6 2 (10.53%) HTML5
7 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Open Source
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.79%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) OO
2 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
2 5 (26.32%) Content Management
3 4 (21.05%) OOP
3 4 (21.05%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) Android Development
4 3 (15.79%) iOS Development
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Product Management
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
6 1 (5.26%) Network Management
6 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 7 (36.84%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) PHP5
4 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL Certification
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) CFEngine
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
1 1 (5.26%) Nagios
1 1 (5.26%) Cacti
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Zend
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Dell
Croydon
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago