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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank - 43 34
Permanent jobs citing PHP 0 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon - 2.78% 2.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.38% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 11
Average salary - £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £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
91 160 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 47.64% 63.49% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 72 139 155
Average salary £40,000 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Zend
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Android Development
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Varnish
2 1 (50.00%) Zend Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Android Development
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Varnish
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Zend