The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 28 15 29
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Permanent jobs citing PHP 35 42 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.59% 14.53% 7.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.51% 18.34% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 34 33 23
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
PHP
Suffolk

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

Programming Languages Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
304 229 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 65.94% 79.24% 63.11%
Number of salaries quoted 291 172 203
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

PHP
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

PHP Salary Trend in Ipswich

PHP
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Ipswich

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 56 (100.00%) HTML
2 51 (91.07%) JavaScript
3 35 (62.50%) LAMP
4 34 (60.71%) HTML5
5 26 (46.43%) FFmpeg
6 25 (44.64%) jQuery
7 21 (37.50%) CSS
8 20 (35.71%) MySQL
8 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (35.71%) TDD
9 18 (32.14%) MVC
10 15 (26.79%) MPEG
10 15 (26.79%) HTTP
11 14 (25.00%) C#
12 13 (23.21%) .NET
12 13 (23.21%) Kalman Filter
13 12 (21.43%) Linux
14 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
15 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
15 9 (16.07%) W3C
15 9 (16.07%) Apache
15 9 (16.07%) Marketing
15 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
15 9 (16.07%) Digital Marketing
16 8 (14.29%) WordPress
16 8 (14.29%) Symfony
16 8 (14.29%) OO
16 8 (14.29%) SQL
17 7 (12.50%) E-Commerce
17 7 (12.50%) Zend

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 9 (16.07%) Apache
2 8 (14.29%) WordPress
3 7 (12.50%) Drupal
3 7 (12.50%) Joomla!
3 7 (12.50%) CMS
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.79%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) SSH
2 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.71%) MySQL
2 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
3 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.79%) PHPUnit
1 1 (1.79%) Grunt
1 1 (1.79%) Selenium
1 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 9 (16.07%) Marketing
2 4 (7.14%) Electronics
3 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Billing
Job Titles
1 55 (98.21%) Developer
2 35 (62.50%) Software Developer
3 13 (23.21%) Lead Developer
3 13 (23.21%) Lead Software Developer
4 9 (16.07%) .NET Developer
4 9 (16.07%) C# Developer
4 9 (16.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (16.07%) PHP Developer
4 9 (16.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Graduate
8 2 (3.57%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior PHP Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Applications Support Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Support Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Applications Support
9 1 (1.79%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (100.00%) HTML
2 35 (62.50%) LAMP
3 34 (60.71%) HTML5
4 26 (46.43%) FFmpeg
5 25 (44.64%) jQuery
6 21 (37.50%) CSS
7 13 (23.21%) .NET
8 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
9 8 (14.29%) Symfony
10 7 (12.50%) Laravel
11 4 (7.14%) Web Services
12 2 (3.57%) Sass
13 1 (1.79%) CSS3
13 1 (1.79%) Backbone.js
13 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
13 1 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) MPEG
2 9 (16.07%) W3C
3 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.14%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Linux
2 4 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 4 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (35.71%) TDD
2 18 (32.14%) MVC
3 13 (23.21%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (16.07%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (14.29%) OO
6 7 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 7 (12.50%) OO PHP
6 7 (12.50%) Open Source
7 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (3.57%) Line Management
8 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.79%) Change Control
9 1 (1.79%) Project Planning
9 1 (1.79%) Web Development
9 1 (1.79%) Workflow
9 1 (1.79%) Scrum
9 1 (1.79%) Automated Testing
9 1 (1.79%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 51 (91.07%) JavaScript
2 14 (25.00%) C#
3 8 (14.29%) SQL
4 4 (7.14%) Objective-C
4 4 (7.14%) C
4 4 (7.14%) C++
4 4 (7.14%) Java
5 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.36%) Python
6 1 (1.79%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Zend
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