The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 48 55 41
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing PHP 10 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.54% 0.75% 4.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.00% 1.52% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 18
Average salary £27,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
PHP
Bedfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
125 197 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 31.73% 49.13% 49.04%
Number of salaries quoted 102 148 181
Average salary £56,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

PHP
Salary Trend in Luton

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

PHP Salary Trend in Luton

PHP
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Luton region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Luton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) Web Development
2 7 (63.64%) jQuery
3 6 (54.55%) OO
4 5 (45.45%) SOAP
4 5 (45.45%) Front Office
4 5 (45.45%) WordPress
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) German Language
4 5 (45.45%) Intranet
4 5 (45.45%) REST
4 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) CRM
5 4 (36.36%) C#
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) MySQL
6 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 2 (18.18%) MVC
6 2 (18.18%) HTML5
6 2 (18.18%) nginx
6 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
6 2 (18.18%) Subversion
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) OO PHP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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 5 (45.45%) WordPress
2 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (18.18%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 2 (18.18%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (45.45%) Front Office
1 5 (45.45%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) HTML CSS Developer
2 5 (45.45%) HTML Developer
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript Developer
2 5 (45.45%) WordPress Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Cloud Developer
3 4 (36.36%) CRM Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) REST
3 5 (45.45%) SOAP
4 2 (18.18%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
4 2 (18.18%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Web Development
2 6 (54.55%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) CRM
3 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) OO PHP
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle