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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 43 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 2 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.70% 3.23% 3.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.83% 6.59% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 16
Average salary £32,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% +10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
109 167 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 38.25% 48.97% 44.65%
Number of salaries quoted 83 166 185
Average salary £42,250 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) WSDL
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) CMS
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (60.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
1 3 (60.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
2 3 (60.00%) WSDL
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft