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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 19 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing PHP 9 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 6.47% 3.57% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.65% 10.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Average salary £27,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
51 39 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 36.69% 34.82% 46.30%
Number of salaries quoted 36 38 40
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) Ajax
2 4 (44.44%) Symfony
2 4 (44.44%) CakePHP
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) Laravel
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Adobe
3 3 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 3 (33.33%) CMS
3 3 (33.33%) LAMP
3 3 (33.33%) Web Design
3 3 (33.33%) User Experience
3 3 (33.33%) WordPress
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (22.22%) Publishing
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) C#

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (33.33%) CMS
1 3 (33.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Web Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Junior Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Junior Web Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Junior
3 4 (44.44%) PHP Web Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Graduate PHP Developer
3 4 (44.44%) PHP Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Graduate Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Junior PHP Web Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Junior PHP Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Graduate Web Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Graduate
4 3 (33.33%) Web Designer
4 3 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Front-End Web Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Designer
5 1 (11.11%) Photoshop Designer
5 1 (11.11%) IT Support
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) Ajax
2 4 (44.44%) Symfony
2 4 (44.44%) CakePHP
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) Laravel
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
3 3 (33.33%) LAMP
4 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle