The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 12 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 8.77% 4.55% 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.71% 10.00% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £30,500 £30,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
PHP
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
14 30 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 24.56% 45.45% 59.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 38
Average salary £30,500 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.56% -7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

PHP
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

PHP Salary Trend in Cumbria

PHP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 7 (100.00%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) OOP
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 3 (42.86%) Zend
3 3 (42.86%) PHP5
3 3 (42.86%) OO PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (14.29%) Fault Management
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Apache

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) PHP Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
2 3 (42.86%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OOP
1 3 (42.86%) OO
1 3 (42.86%) Web Development
1 3 (42.86%) OO PHP
2 1 (14.29%) Fault Management
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
1 3 (42.86%) PHP5
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Zend
2 1 (14.29%) VMware