The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 35 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 13 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.40% 5.22% 10.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.10% 10.66% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 31
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
122 122 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 58.65% 49.00% 63.07%
Number of salaries quoted 107 98 179
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
London

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 23 July 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Croydon

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 17 (94.44%) MySQL
2 12 (66.67%) Linux
3 10 (55.56%) CSS
3 10 (55.56%) HTML
3 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 8 (44.44%) Marketing
4 8 (44.44%) Zend
5 7 (38.89%) Drupal
5 7 (38.89%) CMS
5 7 (38.89%) Python
5 7 (38.89%) Magento
5 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
6 6 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
7 5 (27.78%) WordPress
7 5 (27.78%) MySQL Certification
7 5 (27.78%) LAMP
7 5 (27.78%) Retail
7 5 (27.78%) Ruby
7 5 (27.78%) XML
7 5 (27.78%) Product Management
7 5 (27.78%) GitHub
8 4 (22.22%) Open Source
8 4 (22.22%) OO
8 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 3 (16.67%) jQuery
9 3 (16.67%) Apache
9 3 (16.67%) VoIP
9 3 (16.67%) CentOS
9 3 (16.67%) Symfony
10 2 (11.11%) DevOps

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (38.89%) CMS
1 7 (38.89%) Drupal
2 5 (27.78%) WordPress
3 3 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Magento
2 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) VoIP
2 2 (11.11%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) MariaDB
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Bazaar
2 2 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 8 (44.44%) Marketing
2 5 (27.78%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Publishing
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Web Developer
2 5 (27.78%) PHP Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Magento Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Programmer
4 2 (11.11%) Drupal Developer
4 2 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Zend Developer
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) VoIP Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) HTML
1 10 (55.56%) CSS
2 6 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
3 5 (27.78%) XML
3 5 (27.78%) LAMP
4 3 (16.67%) jQuery
4 3 (16.67%) Symfony
5 2 (11.11%) Yii
5 2 (11.11%) Laravel
5 2 (11.11%) CakePHP
6 1 (5.56%) RESTful
6 1 (5.56%) XMPP
6 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Open Source
2 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) IVR
3 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Product Management
2 4 (22.22%) OO
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.11%) MVC
3 2 (11.11%) OOP
3 2 (11.11%) Content Management
3 2 (11.11%) Network Management
4 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.56%) Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (5.56%) Android Development
4 1 (5.56%) iOS Development
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) Python
3 5 (27.78%) Ruby
4 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) PHP5
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Nagios
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) CFEngine
2 1 (5.56%) Cacti
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Zend
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Dell
2 1 (5.56%) Google
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