The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Loughborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 11 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 6 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 13.64% 19.35% 11.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.00% 40.00% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 7
Average salary £30,750 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
PHP
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Loughborough region.

Programming Languages Category
Loughborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 56.82% 48.39% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 23
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Loughborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

PHP
Salary Trend in Loughborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Loughborough region.

PHP Salary Trend in Loughborough

PHP
Salary Histogram in Loughborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Loughborough region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Loughborough

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (33.33%) Social Media
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Node.js
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (33.33%) ElastiCache
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon S3
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) SEO
5 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
5 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 2 (22.22%) Zend
5 2 (22.22%) Network Management
6 1 (11.11%) Yii
6 1 (11.11%) SaaS

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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 3 (33.33%) Node.js
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (33.33%) ElastiCache
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
3 3 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Assistant
4 1 (11.11%) Magento Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Assistant
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) Yii
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) Zend Framework
4 1 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (11.11%) Direct3D
4 1 (11.11%) Symfony
4 1 (11.11%) LAMP
4 1 (11.11%) OpenGL
4 1 (11.11%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) SEO
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Android Development
3 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Zend