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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 26 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 25 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.12% 7.30% 9.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.20% 12.98% 13.78%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 27
Average salary £25,000 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.03% -9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
176 131 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 50.14% 56.22% 67.12%
Number of salaries quoted 167 123 189
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 1 September 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Ipswich

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 54 (87.10%) HTML
2 53 (85.48%) JavaScript
3 41 (66.13%) HTML5
4 40 (64.52%) LAMP
5 30 (48.39%) FFmpeg
6 20 (32.26%) jQuery
6 20 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (30.65%) TDD
8 18 (29.03%) MySQL
9 14 (22.58%) MPEG
9 14 (22.58%) HTTP
9 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
10 13 (20.97%) Kalman Filter
10 13 (20.97%) CSS
11 12 (19.35%) WordPress
11 12 (19.35%) Drupal
12 11 (17.74%) E-Commerce
12 11 (17.74%) Java
12 11 (17.74%) C#
13 9 (14.52%) C++
13 9 (14.52%) .NET
13 9 (14.52%) Web Development
13 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
13 9 (14.52%) Ajax
14 8 (12.90%) Photoshop
15 7 (11.29%) Web Services
15 7 (11.29%) C
15 7 (11.29%) Mobile App
15 7 (11.29%) Mobile Application Development
16 6 (9.68%) Apple iOS

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 12 (19.35%) Drupal
1 12 (19.35%) WordPress
2 4 (6.45%) Apache
3 3 (4.84%) CMS
3 3 (4.84%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.61%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.61%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.58%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.03%) MySQL
2 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.61%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) JMeter
1 1 (1.61%) Subversion
1 1 (1.61%) Selenium
1 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (9.68%) Electronics
2 2 (3.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 54 (87.10%) Developer
2 37 (59.68%) Software Developer
3 16 (25.81%) Graduate
4 13 (20.97%) Lead Developer
4 13 (20.97%) Lead Software Developer
5 11 (17.74%) Software Engineer
6 8 (12.90%) Web Developer
7 5 (8.06%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Software Architect
8 2 (3.23%) Junior
8 2 (3.23%) Architect
8 2 (3.23%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Junior Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (1.61%) QA Tester
9 1 (1.61%) C# Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Applications Support Analyst
9 1 (1.61%) Java Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Analyst
9 1 (1.61%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (87.10%) HTML
2 41 (66.13%) HTML5
3 40 (64.52%) LAMP
4 30 (48.39%) FFmpeg
5 20 (32.26%) jQuery
6 13 (20.97%) CSS
7 9 (14.52%) .NET
7 9 (14.52%) Ajax
8 7 (11.29%) Web Services
9 3 (4.84%) Symfony
9 3 (4.84%) Laravel
10 1 (1.61%) Memcached
10 1 (1.61%) REST
10 1 (1.61%) CakePHP
10 1 (1.61%) OAuth
10 1 (1.61%) XML
10 1 (1.61%) JSON
10 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.61%) JSP
10 1 (1.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) MPEG
2 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
3 7 (11.29%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) W3C
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Android
1 6 (9.68%) Apple iOS
2 5 (8.06%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (30.65%) TDD
3 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
4 13 (20.97%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (17.74%) E-Commerce
6 9 (14.52%) Web Development
7 7 (11.29%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (9.68%) MVC
8 6 (9.68%) OO
9 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.84%) OO PHP
10 3 (4.84%) Open Source
11 2 (3.23%) CRM
11 2 (3.23%) SDLC
12 1 (1.61%) Coaching
12 1 (1.61%) Mobile Development
12 1 (1.61%) ITIL
12 1 (1.61%) UML
12 1 (1.61%) OOP
12 1 (1.61%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (85.48%) JavaScript
2 11 (17.74%) C#
2 11 (17.74%) Java
3 9 (14.52%) C++
4 7 (11.29%) C
5 6 (9.68%) Objective-C
6 5 (8.06%) SQL
7 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (4.84%) Zend
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