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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 27 37 12
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -25
Permanent jobs citing PHP 31 30 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.29% 6.40% 16.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.30% 9.90% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 44
Average salary £33,246 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.29% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
233 303 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 62.30% 64.61% 79.54%
Number of salaries quoted 223 281 199
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 29 April 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Ipswich

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 91 (85.05%) MySQL
2 88 (82.24%) JavaScript
3 61 (57.01%) LAMP
4 58 (54.21%) HTML
4 58 (54.21%) Mentoring
5 56 (52.34%) jQuery
6 54 (50.47%) Amazon EC2
7 53 (49.53%) Software Engineering
8 43 (40.19%) .NET
9 39 (36.45%) C#
10 37 (34.58%) Agile Software Development
11 36 (33.64%) TDD
11 36 (33.64%) Objective-C
11 36 (33.64%) Java
11 36 (33.64%) Android
11 36 (33.64%) Apple iOS
12 35 (32.71%) Computer Science
13 34 (31.78%) C++
13 34 (31.78%) C
14 30 (28.04%) CSS
15 20 (18.69%) Mobile App
16 19 (17.76%) Mobile Application Development
16 19 (17.76%) Web Services
16 19 (17.76%) Firmware
17 18 (16.82%) Linux
18 16 (14.95%) Windows
18 16 (14.95%) QA
18 16 (14.95%) Degree
19 15 (14.02%) Embedded C
19 15 (14.02%) Embedded C++

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 15 (14.02%) Node.js
2 6 (5.61%) WordPress
3 4 (3.74%) CMS
3 4 (3.74%) IIS
4 3 (2.80%) Drupal
4 3 (2.80%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 54 (50.47%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.80%) Office 365
3 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.61%) HTTP
2 1 (0.93%) Intranet
2 1 (0.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (85.05%) MySQL
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (0.93%) JMeter
2 1 (0.93%) Selenium
2 1 (0.93%) Subversion
2 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (7.48%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 39 (36.45%) Developer
2 35 (32.71%) Graduate
3 34 (31.78%) Software Engineer
4 32 (29.91%) Architect
5 27 (25.23%) Graduate Developer
6 20 (18.69%) AWS Architect
7 15 (14.02%) Graduate Software Developer
7 15 (14.02%) Software Developer
8 13 (12.15%) Software Architect
9 12 (11.21%) Graduate Mobile Developer
10 11 (10.28%) Applications Developer
10 11 (10.28%) Applications Engineer
10 11 (10.28%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 11 (10.28%) Graduate Applications Developer
10 11 (10.28%) Graduate Applications Engineer
10 11 (10.28%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 11 (10.28%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 11 (10.28%) Mobile Software Engineer
11 9 (8.41%) Software Tester
11 9 (8.41%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (57.01%) LAMP
2 58 (54.21%) HTML
3 56 (52.34%) jQuery
4 43 (40.19%) .NET
5 30 (28.04%) CSS
6 19 (17.76%) Web Services
7 15 (14.02%) HTML5
8 5 (4.67%) Laravel
9 4 (3.74%) CSS3
10 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.93%) XHTML
10 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (32.71%) Computer Science
2 20 (18.69%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.61%) MPEG
4 3 (2.80%) User Experience
5 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.93%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 36 (33.64%) Android
1 36 (33.64%) Apple iOS
2 18 (16.82%) Linux
3 16 (14.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (54.21%) Mentoring
2 53 (49.53%) Software Engineering
3 37 (34.58%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (33.64%) TDD
5 19 (17.76%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (5.61%) Web Development
7 4 (3.74%) BDD
7 4 (3.74%) Coaching
7 4 (3.74%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (3.74%) Open Source
7 4 (3.74%) Release Management
7 4 (3.74%) Scrum
8 2 (1.87%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (0.93%) Content Management
9 1 (0.93%) Front End Development
9 1 (0.93%) MVC
9 1 (0.93%) SEO
9 1 (0.93%) Software Testing
9 1 (0.93%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 88 (82.24%) JavaScript
2 39 (36.45%) C#
3 36 (33.64%) Java
3 36 (33.64%) Objective-C
4 34 (31.78%) C
4 34 (31.78%) C++
5 15 (14.02%) Embedded C
5 15 (14.02%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (14.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.95%) QA
System Software
1 19 (17.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (0.93%) Adobe
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
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