The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick 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 6 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 11 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 13.10% 17.02% 1.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.00% 24.62% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 2
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
PHP
West Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25 65 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 29.76% 69.15% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 24 64 40
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

PHP
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

PHP Salary Trend in Gatwick

PHP
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

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

PHP Salary Histogram in Gatwick

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 13 (76.47%) HTML
2 13 (76.47%) CSS
3 12 (70.59%) Linux
4 11 (64.71%) OO
5 9 (52.94%) TDD
5 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
5 9 (52.94%) BDD
6 8 (47.06%) Unit Testing
6 8 (47.06%) Web Services
6 8 (47.06%) MVC
7 7 (41.18%) Ajax
8 5 (29.41%) Apache
8 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
8 5 (29.41%) JSUnit
8 5 (29.41%) User Experience
9 4 (23.53%) OO PHP
9 4 (23.53%) jQuery
10 3 (17.65%) Degree
10 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
10 3 (17.65%) Selenium
10 3 (17.65%) DNS
10 3 (17.65%) MySQL
10 3 (17.65%) SQL
11 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
11 2 (11.76%) Perl
11 2 (11.76%) UNIX
11 2 (11.76%) Windows
11 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
11 2 (11.76%) Red Hat

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 (29.41%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) LDAP
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) JSUnit
2 3 (17.65%) Selenium
3 2 (11.76%) Subversion
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA
3 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) PHPUnit
3 2 (11.76%) Behat
3 2 (11.76%) PhpStorm
4 1 (5.88%) Appium
4 1 (5.88%) Calabash
4 1 (5.88%) LoadUI
4 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.88%) WebLOAD
4 1 (5.88%) JUnit
4 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.88%) Rational Robot
4 1 (5.88%) JMeter
4 1 (5.88%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) PHP Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Software Developer
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior PHP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) HTML
1 13 (76.47%) CSS
2 8 (47.06%) Web Services
3 7 (41.18%) Ajax
4 4 (23.53%) jQuery
5 2 (11.76%) REST
5 2 (11.76%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) User Experience
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) CentOS
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (11.76%) UNIX
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) OO
2 9 (52.94%) TDD
2 9 (52.94%) BDD
3 8 (47.06%) Unit Testing
3 8 (47.06%) MVC
4 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
5 4 (23.53%) OO PHP
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) OOP
7 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
3 2 (11.76%) PHP5
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) Tcl
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) CSQA
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Red Hat