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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 22 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.76% 1.94% 3.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.86% 4.44% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 6
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
28 45 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 26.67% 43.69% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 28 41 41
Average salary £35,000 £48,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.83% +21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £36,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) XHTML
4 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 4 (57.14%) vSphere
5 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Squid
5 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) Selenium
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 2 (28.57%) PHPUnit
5 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
5 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) Apache
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Tcl
5 2 (28.57%) Nagios
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Web Developer
3 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) XHTML
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
1 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
1 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (28.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Tcl
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft