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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 40 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 3 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 1.36% 4.36% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.19% 6.99% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 3
Average salary £38,750 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.97% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £23,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £50,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
137 186 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 61.99% 62.42% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 125 172 117
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Derby region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Derby

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 16 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 15 (93.75%) CSS
3 14 (87.50%) jQuery
4 13 (81.25%) MySQL
5 10 (62.50%) PHP5
6 8 (50.00%) Web Development
6 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
7 7 (43.75%) HTML5
8 6 (37.50%) CSS3
8 6 (37.50%) JSON
8 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
8 6 (37.50%) OOP
9 5 (31.25%) OO
9 5 (31.25%) Python
9 5 (31.25%) XML
9 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
9 5 (31.25%) Photoshop
9 5 (31.25%) IIS
9 5 (31.25%) Classic ASP
9 5 (31.25%) Windows
9 5 (31.25%) Linux
9 5 (31.25%) Adobe
9 5 (31.25%) Sage
9 5 (31.25%) Fireworks
9 5 (31.25%) CakePHP
9 5 (31.25%) Aptana Studio
9 5 (31.25%) Graphic Design
9 5 (31.25%) Ajax
9 5 (31.25%) Ubuntu

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (31.25%) IIS
1 5 (31.25%) nginx
2 2 (12.50%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Photoshop
1 5 (31.25%) Fireworks
1 5 (31.25%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) MySQL
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Aptana Studio
2 1 (6.25%) PHPUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Sublime Text
2 1 (6.25%) PhpStorm
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 5 (31.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (81.25%) Web Developer
3 9 (56.25%) PHP Developer
4 7 (43.75%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Senior PHP Web Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
7 1 (6.25%) Graduate
7 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Web Team Leader
7 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (6.25%) CSS Developer
7 1 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) CSS
3 14 (87.50%) jQuery
4 7 (43.75%) HTML5
5 6 (37.50%) JSON
5 6 (37.50%) CSS3
6 5 (31.25%) OAuth
6 5 (31.25%) CakePHP
6 5 (31.25%) Ajax
6 5 (31.25%) XML
6 5 (31.25%) Classic ASP
7 2 (12.50%) LAMP
7 2 (12.50%) Kohana
8 1 (6.25%) REST
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
8 1 (6.25%) .NET
8 1 (6.25%) ODBC
8 1 (6.25%) XHTML
8 1 (6.25%) SOAP
8 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Graphic Design
1 5 (31.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) PMI
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
1 5 (31.25%) Ubuntu
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (50.00%) Web Development
2 6 (37.50%) OOP
3 5 (31.25%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) MVC
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Web Design
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 10 (62.50%) PHP5
3 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
3 5 (31.25%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Adobe
1 5 (31.25%) Sage
2 3 (18.75%) Intel