The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 12 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 57 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 16.19% 5.98% 4.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.21% 9.57% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 44 14 14
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +47.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £63,500 £31,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
282 188 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 80.11% 62.46% 53.68%
Number of salaries quoted 203 181 166
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
PHP
Suffolk

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 18 April 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Ipswich

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 50 (57.47%) MySQL
2 49 (56.32%) HTML
3 42 (48.28%) CSS
4 41 (47.13%) JavaScript
5 32 (36.78%) OO
6 31 (35.63%) Python
7 28 (32.18%) E-Commerce
8 27 (31.03%) Android
9 25 (28.74%) Degree
10 24 (27.59%) HTML5
11 23 (26.44%) Computer Science
12 22 (25.29%) TDD
12 22 (25.29%) Java
13 20 (22.99%) Mobile App
14 19 (21.84%) Perl
14 19 (21.84%) Subversion
14 19 (21.84%) Drupal
15 18 (20.69%) Project Planning
15 18 (20.69%) Marketing
15 18 (20.69%) Change Management
15 18 (20.69%) Scrum
16 17 (19.54%) jQuery
16 17 (19.54%) Multithreading
16 17 (19.54%) CSS3
17 16 (18.39%) Apple iOS
17 16 (18.39%) Android Development
18 15 (17.24%) CMS
19 14 (16.09%) Web Design
19 14 (16.09%) SEO
19 14 (16.09%) WordPress

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 19 (21.84%) Drupal
2 15 (17.24%) CMS
3 14 (16.09%) WordPress
4 9 (10.34%) Joomla!
5 6 (6.90%) Umbraco
6 3 (3.45%) SilverStripe
6 3 (3.45%) Apache
7 1 (1.15%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (4.60%) InDesign
1 4 (4.60%) ImageReady
1 4 (4.60%) Acrobat
1 4 (4.60%) Fireworks
1 4 (4.60%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.45%) MS Office
2 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (12.64%) Magento
2 9 (10.34%) Oracle CRM
2 9 (10.34%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.34%) IPv4
1 9 (10.34%) IPv6
1 9 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (57.47%) MySQL
2 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.15%) CloverETL
Development Applications
1 19 (21.84%) Subversion
2 8 (9.20%) Eclipse
3 6 (6.90%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.15%) PhoneGap
5 1 (1.15%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 18 (20.69%) Marketing
2 6 (6.90%) Finance
3 4 (4.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 77 (88.51%) Developer
2 22 (25.29%) PHP Developer
3 20 (22.99%) Web Developer
4 13 (14.94%) Mobile Developer
4 13 (14.94%) Drupal Developer
5 12 (13.79%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 9 (10.34%) PPC Manager
6 9 (10.34%) PPC Analyst
6 9 (10.34%) PPC Executive
6 9 (10.34%) PPC Specialist
6 9 (10.34%) C Developer
7 7 (8.05%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.75%) Graduate
9 5 (5.75%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Front-End Web Developer
10 4 (4.60%) UI Programmer
10 4 (4.60%) UI Developer
11 3 (3.45%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (56.32%) HTML
2 42 (48.28%) CSS
3 24 (27.59%) HTML5
4 17 (19.54%) jQuery
4 17 (19.54%) CSS3
5 12 (13.79%) REST
6 11 (12.64%) Android SDK
6 11 (12.64%) LAMP
6 11 (12.64%) .NET
7 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET
8 6 (6.90%) Flash
9 4 (4.60%) XML
9 4 (4.60%) Symfony
10 3 (3.45%) FFmpeg
10 3 (3.45%) Laravel
11 2 (2.30%) XHTML
11 2 (2.30%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (2.30%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (2.30%) CakePHP
11 2 (2.30%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.44%) Computer Science
2 20 (22.99%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.75%) MPEG
4 3 (3.45%) Digital Media
4 3 (3.45%) Social Media
5 2 (2.30%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.03%) Android
2 16 (18.39%) Apple iOS
3 11 (12.64%) Linux
4 10 (11.49%) UNIX
5 7 (8.05%) Windows
6 6 (6.90%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.78%) OO
2 28 (32.18%) E-Commerce
3 22 (25.29%) TDD
4 18 (20.69%) Project Planning
4 18 (20.69%) Change Management
4 18 (20.69%) Scrum
5 17 (19.54%) Multithreading
6 16 (18.39%) Android Development
7 14 (16.09%) Web Design
7 14 (16.09%) SEO
8 13 (14.94%) Web Development
9 12 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (13.79%) Mobile Application Development
10 10 (11.49%) CRM
11 9 (10.34%) MVC
11 9 (10.34%) Analytics
11 9 (10.34%) Software Architecture
11 9 (10.34%) Pay per click
12 7 (8.05%) Software Engineering
13 6 (6.90%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (47.13%) JavaScript
2 31 (35.63%) Python
3 22 (25.29%) Java
4 19 (21.84%) Perl
5 11 (12.64%) SQL
6 10 (11.49%) C#
7 9 (10.34%) C++
7 9 (10.34%) C
8 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.30%) Ruby
9 1 (1.15%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 25 (28.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (10.34%) Oracle
1 9 (10.34%) SAP
1 9 (10.34%) JD Edwards
1 9 (10.34%) Google
2 4 (4.60%) Adobe
3 2 (2.30%) BT
3 2 (2.30%) Zend
4 1 (1.15%) Twitter
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