The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 41 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 3 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 1.27% 3.50% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.03% 6.04% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 5
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% +36.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
PHP
Derbyshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
148 182 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 62.71% 57.96% 51.65%
Number of salaries quoted 132 168 121
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

PHP
Salary Trend in Derby

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

PHP Salary Trend in Derby

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
3 8 (80.00%) MySQL
3 8 (80.00%) jQuery
4 6 (60.00%) PHP5
5 5 (50.00%) JSON
6 4 (40.00%) Web Development
6 4 (40.00%) CakePHP
6 4 (40.00%) SSH
6 4 (40.00%) Ajax
6 4 (40.00%) Ubuntu
6 4 (40.00%) Aptana Studio
6 4 (40.00%) OAuth
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) nginx
6 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (40.00%) Adobe
6 4 (40.00%) Fireworks
6 4 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
6 4 (40.00%) IIS
6 4 (40.00%) Classic ASP
6 4 (40.00%) Windows
6 4 (40.00%) Linux
6 4 (40.00%) OOP
6 4 (40.00%) OO
6 4 (40.00%) Python
6 4 (40.00%) XML

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 4 (40.00%) IIS
1 4 (40.00%) nginx
2 3 (30.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (40.00%) Fireworks
1 4 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Aptana Studio
2 1 (10.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Sublime Text
2 1 (10.00%) PhpStorm
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (30.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Web Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
3 8 (80.00%) jQuery
4 5 (50.00%) JSON
5 4 (40.00%) CakePHP
5 4 (40.00%) Ajax
5 4 (40.00%) OAuth
5 4 (40.00%) XML
5 4 (40.00%) Classic ASP
6 3 (30.00%) HTML5
6 3 (30.00%) CSS3
7 2 (20.00%) LAMP
8 1 (10.00%) REST
8 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (10.00%) .NET
8 1 (10.00%) ODBC
8 1 (10.00%) XHTML
8 1 (10.00%) SOAP
8 1 (10.00%) Web Services
8 1 (10.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) OOP
1 4 (40.00%) OO
1 4 (40.00%) Web Development
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) PHP5
3 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Adobe
2 3 (30.00%) Intel
3 1 (10.00%) Sage