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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 25 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing PHP 31 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.43% 9.83% 9.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.70% 16.20% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 30
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £29,400 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,750
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
244 142 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 58.51% 60.68% 69.85%
Number of salaries quoted 236 124 218
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 £21,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 30 July 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Ipswich

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (94.92%) HTML
2 50 (84.75%) JavaScript
3 41 (69.49%) LAMP
4 40 (67.80%) HTML5
5 32 (54.24%) FFmpeg
6 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (30.51%) TDD
8 16 (27.12%) jQuery
8 16 (27.12%) MPEG
8 16 (27.12%) HTTP
8 16 (27.12%) MySQL
9 14 (23.73%) Kalman Filter
10 13 (22.03%) C#
11 12 (20.34%) CSS
12 11 (18.64%) .NET
12 11 (18.64%) Software Engineering
13 10 (16.95%) Java
13 10 (16.95%) MVC
14 9 (15.25%) E-Commerce
14 9 (15.25%) C++
14 9 (15.25%) WordPress
14 9 (15.25%) Drupal
15 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
15 8 (13.56%) OO
16 7 (11.86%) Apache
16 7 (11.86%) C
16 7 (11.86%) Linux
17 6 (10.17%) Web Services
17 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
17 6 (10.17%) SQL

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (15.25%) Drupal
1 9 (15.25%) WordPress
2 7 (11.86%) Apache
3 5 (8.47%) CMS
3 5 (8.47%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.69%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.12%) MySQL
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) JMeter
1 1 (1.69%) Selenium
General
1 6 (10.17%) Electronics
2 3 (5.08%) Marketing
3 2 (3.39%) Finance
4 1 (1.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 55 (93.22%) Developer
2 40 (67.80%) Software Developer
3 14 (23.73%) Lead Developer
3 14 (23.73%) Lead Software Developer
4 12 (20.34%) Graduate
5 9 (15.25%) Software Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) PHP Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.78%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.08%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Junior
10 1 (1.69%) Tester
10 1 (1.69%) Support Analyst
10 1 (1.69%) Applications Support
10 1 (1.69%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (94.92%) HTML
2 41 (69.49%) LAMP
3 40 (67.80%) HTML5
4 32 (54.24%) FFmpeg
5 16 (27.12%) jQuery
6 12 (20.34%) CSS
7 11 (18.64%) .NET
8 6 (10.17%) Web Services
9 5 (8.47%) Symfony
9 5 (8.47%) Laravel
10 4 (6.78%) Ajax
11 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.12%) MPEG
2 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.17%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.08%) W3C
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) Linux
2 6 (10.17%) Android
2 6 (10.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (30.51%) TDD
3 14 (23.73%) Kalman Filter
4 11 (18.64%) Software Engineering
5 10 (16.95%) MVC
6 9 (15.25%) E-Commerce
7 8 (13.56%) OO
8 6 (10.17%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (8.47%) OO PHP
9 5 (8.47%) Open Source
10 4 (6.78%) Web Development
11 3 (5.08%) Digital Marketing
12 2 (3.39%) SDLC
13 1 (1.69%) Test Automation
13 1 (1.69%) Configuration Management
13 1 (1.69%) Change Control
13 1 (1.69%) CRM
13 1 (1.69%) ITIL
13 1 (1.69%) OOP
13 1 (1.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (84.75%) JavaScript
2 13 (22.03%) C#
3 10 (16.95%) Java
4 9 (15.25%) C++
5 7 (11.86%) C
6 6 (10.17%) SQL
6 6 (10.17%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (8.47%) Zend
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