The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank - 19 7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 0 8 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 5.67% 24.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 10.13% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 49
Average salary - £26,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
PHP
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
74 79 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 42.53% 56.03% 54.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63 67 98
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,400 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

PHP
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

PHP Salary Trend in Halifax

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) Publishing
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe
4 2 (28.57%) OOP
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) PHP5
4 2 (28.57%) Advertising
4 2 (28.57%) Social Media
5 1 (14.29%) Varnish
5 1 (14.29%) Capistrano
5 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (14.29%) Node.js
5 1 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) WordPress
5 1 (14.29%) Android
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (14.29%) Node.js
1 1 (14.29%) WordPress
1 1 (14.29%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Grunt
1 1 (14.29%) CruiseControl
General
1 3 (42.86%) Publishing
2 2 (28.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) LAMP
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Flash
4 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PHP5
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) ActionScript
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe
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Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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