The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 31 10 32
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +22
Permanent jobs citing PHP 8 74 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.12% 17.49% 6.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.78% 26.43% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 74 18
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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
118 280 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 60.82% 66.19% 68.00%
Number of salaries quoted 93 254 147
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for PHP.

1 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
2 16 (55.17%) HTML
3 13 (44.83%) CSS
4 12 (41.38%) HTML5
5 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
6 10 (34.48%) .NET
6 10 (34.48%) MySQL
6 10 (34.48%) jQuery
7 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
7 8 (27.59%) Degree
7 8 (27.59%) LAMP
8 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (24.14%) TDD
8 7 (24.14%) C++
9 6 (20.69%) Automated Testing
9 6 (20.69%) Symfony
9 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
9 6 (20.69%) CSS3
10 5 (17.24%) Java
10 5 (17.24%) C#
11 4 (13.79%) SQL
11 4 (13.79%) Linux
11 4 (13.79%) B2B
11 4 (13.79%) Web Development
11 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
11 4 (13.79%) Mercurial
11 4 (13.79%) SaaS
11 4 (13.79%) Data Protection
11 4 (13.79%) Front End Development
12 3 (10.34%) Open Source Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) Drupal
1 2 (6.90%) Joomla!
2 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.79%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.90%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.45%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) JMeter
4 1 (3.45%) LoadUI
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.45%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (6.90%) Billing
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Software Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (13.79%) PHP Developer
4 4 (13.79%) PHP Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Digital Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Graduate
5 2 (6.90%) Programmer
5 2 (6.90%) Services Delivery Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) HTML
2 13 (44.83%) CSS
3 12 (41.38%) HTML5
4 10 (34.48%) .NET
4 10 (34.48%) jQuery
5 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
5 8 (27.59%) LAMP
6 6 (20.69%) CSS3
6 6 (20.69%) Symfony
7 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
8 3 (10.34%) Node.js
8 3 (10.34%) REST
9 2 (6.90%) Ajax
9 2 (6.90%) Backbone.js
9 2 (6.90%) Handlebars
9 2 (6.90%) JSON
9 2 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (6.90%) LESS
9 2 (6.90%) Sass
9 2 (6.90%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
1 2 (6.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
2 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) TDD
3 6 (20.69%) Automated Testing
4 4 (13.79%) B2B
4 4 (13.79%) Data Protection
4 4 (13.79%) Front End Development
4 4 (13.79%) Web Development
5 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.34%) OOP
5 3 (10.34%) Open Source
5 3 (10.34%) Open Source Development
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.90%) CRM
6 2 (6.90%) Data Management
6 2 (6.90%) ERP
6 2 (6.90%) Migration
6 2 (6.90%) OO
6 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.90%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
2 7 (24.14%) C++
3 5 (17.24%) C#
3 5 (17.24%) Java
4 4 (13.79%) SQL
5 3 (10.34%) C
6 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.90%) TypeScript
6 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Zend
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft