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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 25 20 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing PHP 26 34 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.50% 9.83% 6.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.40% 15.11% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 23 34 21
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
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
194 225 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 63.40% 65.03% 66.07%
Number of salaries quoted 150 215 208
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 20 November 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Ipswich

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 35 (83.33%) HTML
2 29 (69.05%) MySQL
3 25 (59.52%) JavaScript
4 20 (47.62%) CSS
5 18 (42.86%) Drupal
6 17 (40.48%) jQuery
7 16 (38.10%) OO
8 15 (35.71%) CMS
8 15 (35.71%) HTML5
9 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (26.19%) MVC
10 11 (26.19%) Linux
10 11 (26.19%) Java
10 11 (26.19%) C#
10 11 (26.19%) WordPress
11 10 (23.81%) Symfony
11 10 (23.81%) Zend
11 10 (23.81%) Open Source
11 10 (23.81%) Laravel
11 10 (23.81%) OO PHP
11 10 (23.81%) Mentoring
11 10 (23.81%) SQL
11 10 (23.81%) Apache
11 10 (23.81%) E-Commerce
11 10 (23.81%) Joomla!
12 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (21.43%) CSS3
13 8 (19.05%) LAMP
13 8 (19.05%) C

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 18 (42.86%) Drupal
2 15 (35.71%) CMS
3 11 (26.19%) WordPress
4 10 (23.81%) Joomla!
4 10 (23.81%) Apache
5 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 3 (7.14%) Node.js
6 3 (7.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) HTTP
2 2 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (69.05%) MySQL
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Subversion
1 3 (7.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 6 (14.29%) Billing
2 2 (4.76%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (76.19%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) PHP Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Web Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 7 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Drupal Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Graduate
8 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) UI Developer
9 2 (4.76%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 2 (4.76%) UI Programmer
10 1 (2.38%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (83.33%) HTML
2 20 (47.62%) CSS
3 17 (40.48%) jQuery
4 15 (35.71%) HTML5
5 10 (23.81%) Laravel
5 10 (23.81%) Symfony
6 9 (21.43%) CSS3
7 8 (19.05%) LAMP
8 6 (14.29%) REST
9 3 (7.14%) PhoneGap
9 3 (7.14%) FFmpeg
9 3 (7.14%) Apache Cordova
9 3 (7.14%) Android SDK
9 3 (7.14%) Silverlight
9 3 (7.14%) CakePHP
10 2 (4.76%) SOAP
10 2 (4.76%) XML
11 1 (2.38%) .NET
11 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Open Source
2 4 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.14%) MPEG
4 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) Android
3 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Phone 8
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Phone
4 2 (4.76%) Windows
5 1 (2.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) OO
2 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.19%) MVC
4 10 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 10 (23.81%) OO PHP
4 10 (23.81%) Mentoring
5 7 (16.67%) Line Management
6 6 (14.29%) Change Control
6 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 6 (14.29%) CRM
6 6 (14.29%) ITIL
7 5 (11.90%) OOP
8 4 (9.52%) Web Development
8 4 (9.52%) TDD
8 4 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (9.52%) Web Design
9 3 (7.14%) Content Management
9 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) JavaScript
2 11 (26.19%) C#
2 11 (26.19%) Java
3 10 (23.81%) SQL
4 8 (19.05%) C
5 5 (11.90%) C++
6 4 (9.52%) Python
6 4 (9.52%) PHP5
7 2 (4.76%) Ruby
7 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.38%) Lua
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Zend
2 3 (7.14%) Appcelerator
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) BT
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