The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 57 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 4 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.82% 2.32% 5.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.97% 5.97% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 20
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Programming Languages Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
203 134 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 41.86% 38.84% 52.37%
Number of salaries quoted 179 128 162
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
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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 22 July 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 22 (95.65%) JavaScript
2 20 (86.96%) HTML
3 18 (78.26%) XML
4 13 (56.52%) CSS
5 12 (52.17%) jQuery
6 10 (43.48%) C#
6 10 (43.48%) SQL
6 10 (43.48%) .NET
7 8 (34.78%) MVC
7 8 (34.78%) Scrum
7 8 (34.78%) Degree
8 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (30.43%) TeamCity
8 7 (30.43%) WCF
8 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (30.43%) Waterfall
8 7 (30.43%) CMS
8 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
8 7 (30.43%) TDD
8 7 (30.43%) Subversion
8 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
8 7 (30.43%) C
8 7 (30.43%) Java
8 7 (30.43%) Web Services
8 7 (30.43%) Oracle
8 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
8 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
8 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 7 (30.43%) CMS
1 7 (30.43%) ColdFusion
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) TeamCity
1 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (30.43%) Subversion
1 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (17.39%) Front Office
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Web Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Software Support Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Software Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Front Office Developer
5 4 (17.39%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior .NET Web Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Programmer
7 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.35%) C# Programmer
8 1 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) HTML
2 18 (78.26%) XML
3 13 (56.52%) CSS
4 12 (52.17%) jQuery
5 10 (43.48%) .NET
6 7 (30.43%) WCF
6 7 (30.43%) Web Services
6 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
6 7 (30.43%) XSLT
6 7 (30.43%) WSDL
7 4 (17.39%) SOAP
7 4 (17.39%) REST
8 3 (13.04%) JSP
8 3 (13.04%) XHTML
9 2 (8.70%) XSL
9 2 (8.70%) Servlets
9 2 (8.70%) EJB
9 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
10 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) MVC
1 8 (34.78%) Scrum
2 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (30.43%) Waterfall
2 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
2 7 (30.43%) TDD
2 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
3 5 (21.74%) Web Development
4 3 (13.04%) ERP
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) CRM
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Release Management
6 1 (4.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) JavaScript
2 10 (43.48%) C#
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) C
3 7 (30.43%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) VB
5 1 (4.35%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) JBoss
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe