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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 30 23 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 21 25 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.93% 9.29% 9.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.95% 14.79% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 30
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +29.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,700 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,000
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
211 169 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 69.64% 62.83% 71.88%
Number of salaries quoted 172 154 215
Average salary £37,500 £42,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.24% +12.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £45,000 £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 30 January 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Ipswich

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 38 (90.48%) HTML
2 31 (73.81%) JavaScript
3 29 (69.05%) CSS
4 28 (66.67%) jQuery
5 26 (61.90%) MySQL
6 18 (42.86%) MVC
7 16 (38.10%) Drupal
8 15 (35.71%) C#
9 13 (30.95%) OO
9 13 (30.95%) CMS
9 13 (30.95%) HTML5
10 12 (28.57%) Linux
11 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
12 10 (23.81%) SQL
12 10 (23.81%) WordPress
13 9 (21.43%) Symfony
14 8 (19.05%) Zend
14 8 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
14 8 (19.05%) Joomla!
14 8 (19.05%) Open Source
14 8 (19.05%) Laravel
14 8 (19.05%) OO PHP
14 8 (19.05%) Line Management
14 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
14 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (19.05%) Marketing
14 8 (19.05%) .NET
14 8 (19.05%) Apache
14 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
14 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 16 (38.10%) Drupal
2 13 (30.95%) CMS
3 10 (23.81%) WordPress
4 8 (19.05%) Joomla!
4 8 (19.05%) Apache
5 3 (7.14%) Umbraco
5 3 (7.14%) Node.js
5 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) VoIP
1 2 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) SSH
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (61.90%) MySQL
2 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
3 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (2.38%) Selenium
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) PHPUnit
2 1 (2.38%) Grunt
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 8 (19.05%) Marketing
2 3 (7.14%) Billing
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (85.71%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Web Developer
2 10 (23.81%) PHP Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Senior Developer
4 7 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 7 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 7 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Applications Support
6 4 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Drupal Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Graduate
8 2 (4.76%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (90.48%) HTML
2 29 (69.05%) CSS
3 28 (66.67%) jQuery
4 13 (30.95%) HTML5
5 9 (21.43%) Symfony
6 8 (19.05%) Laravel
6 8 (19.05%) .NET
6 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
7 7 (16.67%) CSS3
8 6 (14.29%) REST
9 3 (7.14%) PhoneGap
9 3 (7.14%) Apache Cordova
9 3 (7.14%) LAMP
10 2 (4.76%) SOAP
10 2 (4.76%) XML
10 2 (4.76%) Sass
11 1 (2.38%) Backbone.js
11 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
11 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Open Source
2 7 (16.67%) W3C
3 4 (9.52%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.76%) MPEG
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Phone
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Phone 8
2 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.76%) Android
3 1 (2.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) MVC
2 13 (30.95%) OO
3 8 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (19.05%) OO PHP
3 8 (19.05%) Line Management
3 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
3 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
4 6 (14.29%) OOP
5 4 (9.52%) Web Design
5 4 (9.52%) TDD
5 4 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (7.14%) Change Control
6 3 (7.14%) Content Management
6 3 (7.14%) ITIL
6 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.14%) CRM
7 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (73.81%) JavaScript
2 15 (35.71%) C#
3 10 (23.81%) SQL
4 7 (16.67%) Python
4 7 (16.67%) Java
5 5 (11.90%) C
6 4 (9.52%) C++
7 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.76%) Ruby
8 2 (4.76%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Zend
2 3 (7.14%) Appcelerator
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