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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 21 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 18 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.26% 8.71% 6.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 13.24% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 23
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
144 204 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 58.06% 65.81% 63.70%
Number of salaries quoted 122 196 250
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 23 September 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Ipswich

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 33 (70.21%) HTML
1 33 (70.21%) MySQL
2 26 (55.32%) JavaScript
3 22 (46.81%) Drupal
4 20 (42.55%) CSS
5 19 (40.43%) HTML5
6 15 (31.91%) CMS
7 13 (27.66%) OO
8 12 (25.53%) WordPress
8 12 (25.53%) jQuery
8 12 (25.53%) Joomla!
9 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (21.28%) LAMP
10 10 (21.28%) MVC
10 10 (21.28%) Symfony
11 9 (19.15%) Zend
11 9 (19.15%) Mentoring
11 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
12 8 (17.02%) Apache
12 8 (17.02%) Linux
12 8 (17.02%) SQL
12 8 (17.02%) Java
12 8 (17.02%) C#
12 8 (17.02%) OO PHP
12 8 (17.02%) Laravel
12 8 (17.02%) CSS3
13 7 (14.89%) Open Source
13 7 (14.89%) CRM
13 7 (14.89%) Python
14 6 (12.77%) C

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 22 (46.81%) Drupal
2 15 (31.91%) CMS
3 12 (25.53%) Joomla!
3 12 (25.53%) WordPress
4 8 (17.02%) Apache
5 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) osCommerce
1 3 (6.38%) Magento
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (70.21%) MySQL
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Subversion
2 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.13%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (10.64%) Billing
2 2 (4.26%) Marketing
2 2 (4.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 40 (85.11%) Developer
2 24 (51.06%) PHP Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Web Developer
4 9 (19.15%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Drupal Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Senior Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) Support Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) Applications Support
7 5 (10.64%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) PHP Web Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Programmer
10 2 (4.26%) Graduate
10 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (4.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 1 (2.13%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (70.21%) HTML
2 20 (42.55%) CSS
3 19 (40.43%) HTML5
4 12 (25.53%) jQuery
5 10 (21.28%) LAMP
5 10 (21.28%) Symfony
6 8 (17.02%) CSS3
6 8 (17.02%) Laravel
7 5 (10.64%) REST
7 5 (10.64%) CakePHP
8 4 (8.51%) Android SDK
8 4 (8.51%) FFmpeg
9 3 (6.38%) Silverlight
9 3 (6.38%) .NET
9 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
10 2 (4.26%) CodeIgniter
10 2 (4.26%) Ajax
11 1 (2.13%) XML
11 1 (2.13%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Open Source
2 4 (8.51%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.51%) MPEG
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Linux
2 5 (10.64%) Android
3 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) OO
2 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.28%) MVC
4 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
4 9 (19.15%) Mentoring
5 8 (17.02%) OO PHP
6 7 (14.89%) CRM
7 5 (10.64%) ITIL
7 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
7 5 (10.64%) TDD
7 5 (10.64%) Web Development
7 5 (10.64%) Change Control
8 4 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (8.51%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (8.51%) Line Management
8 4 (8.51%) Web Design
9 3 (6.38%) Change Management
9 3 (6.38%) Scrum
9 3 (6.38%) OOP
10 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) JavaScript
2 8 (17.02%) SQL
2 8 (17.02%) C#
2 8 (17.02%) Java
3 7 (14.89%) Python
4 6 (12.77%) C
4 6 (12.77%) PHP5
5 2 (4.26%) C++
6 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.13%) Ruby
6 1 (2.13%) Lua
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Zend
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) SAP
3 2 (4.26%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.13%) BT
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