The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 35 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 6 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.58% 3.08% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.62% 3.16% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 7
Average salary £45,000 £19,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+136.84% -32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £20,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
PHP Developer
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
229 285 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.28% 97.60% 99.52%
Number of salaries quoted 206 265 372
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Ipswich

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) PHP
2 21 (75.00%) MySQL
3 17 (60.71%) Drupal
4 16 (57.14%) CSS
4 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 15 (53.57%) HTML
6 14 (50.00%) HTML5
7 12 (42.86%) CSS3
8 11 (39.29%) CMS
9 9 (32.14%) WordPress
9 9 (32.14%) Joomla!
10 8 (28.57%) Python
10 8 (28.57%) REST
11 7 (25.00%) OO
11 7 (25.00%) Web Design
11 7 (25.00%) MVC
11 7 (25.00%) Symfony
11 7 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (25.00%) Mobile App
11 7 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
12 6 (21.43%) Android
12 6 (21.43%) LAMP
13 5 (17.86%) Java
13 5 (17.86%) PHP5
13 5 (17.86%) Zend
13 5 (17.86%) CakePHP
13 5 (17.86%) Android SDK
13 5 (17.86%) Laravel
13 5 (17.86%) OO PHP
14 4 (14.29%) Linux

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (60.71%) Drupal
2 11 (39.29%) CMS
3 9 (32.14%) Joomla!
3 9 (32.14%) WordPress
4 3 (10.71%) Apache
5 1 (3.57%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) osCommerce
2 2 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) CloverETL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Subversion
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) Appcelerator Titanium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) CSS
2 15 (53.57%) HTML
3 14 (50.00%) HTML5
4 12 (42.86%) CSS3
5 8 (28.57%) REST
6 7 (25.00%) Symfony
7 6 (21.43%) LAMP
8 5 (17.86%) CakePHP
8 5 (17.86%) Laravel
8 5 (17.86%) Android SDK
9 3 (10.71%) jQuery
9 3 (10.71%) Silverlight
10 2 (7.14%) Ajax
10 2 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
11 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (3.57%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.71%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Android
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) OO
1 7 (25.00%) MVC
1 7 (25.00%) Web Design
1 7 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 7 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 5 (17.86%) OO PHP
3 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.29%) TDD
4 3 (10.71%) Web Development
4 3 (10.71%) Scrum
4 3 (10.71%) Change Management
4 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.14%) OOP
5 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.57%) ERP
6 1 (3.57%) ETL
6 1 (3.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) PHP
2 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (28.57%) Python
4 5 (17.86%) PHP5
4 5 (17.86%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Zend
2 1 (3.57%) Twitter