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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank - 25 -
Permanent jobs citing PHP 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick - 5.77% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 9.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
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
17 66 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 15.32% 63.46% 45.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14 63 38
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 5 May 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 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 13 (81.25%) CSS
3 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 11 (68.75%) OO
4 8 (50.00%) MVC
4 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (50.00%) Web Services
4 8 (50.00%) TDD
4 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 8 (50.00%) BDD
5 7 (43.75%) Ajax
6 5 (31.25%) Apache
6 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
6 5 (31.25%) JSUnit
6 5 (31.25%) User Experience
7 4 (25.00%) OO PHP
7 4 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (25.00%) jQuery
8 3 (18.75%) MySQL
8 3 (18.75%) DNS
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
9 2 (12.50%) Scrum
9 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (12.50%) SQL
9 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
9 2 (12.50%) DHCP
9 2 (12.50%) UNIX

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (31.25%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) JSUnit
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) PHPUnit
2 2 (12.50%) Behat
2 2 (12.50%) PhpStorm
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) PHP Developer
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Software Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior PHP Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) HTML
1 13 (81.25%) CSS
2 8 (50.00%) Web Services
3 7 (43.75%) Ajax
4 4 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) REST
5 2 (12.50%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) CentOS
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) OO
2 8 (50.00%) MVC
2 8 (50.00%) TDD
2 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 8 (50.00%) BDD
3 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
4 4 (25.00%) OO PHP
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PHP5
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat