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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 54 45 32
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Permanent jobs citing PHP 4 4 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.97% 1.11% 7.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.21% 2.68% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 32
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
181 149 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 43.93% 41.50% 50.80%
Number of salaries quoted 143 145 189
Average salary £40,000 £36,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 16 September 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Luton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 15 (78.95%) HTML
2 15 (78.95%) XML
3 11 (57.89%) C#
3 11 (57.89%) .NET
4 10 (52.63%) SQL
5 9 (47.37%) CSS
5 9 (47.37%) jQuery
6 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (36.84%) TeamCity
6 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (36.84%) Degree
6 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
6 7 (36.84%) WCF
6 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
6 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
6 7 (36.84%) Visual Studio
6 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
6 7 (36.84%) C
6 7 (36.84%) XSLT
6 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
6 7 (36.84%) WSDL
6 7 (36.84%) Web Services
6 7 (36.84%) MVC
6 7 (36.84%) CMS
6 7 (36.84%) Scrum
6 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (36.84%) TDD
6 7 (36.84%) Subversion

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (36.84%) CMS
2 6 (31.58%) ColdFusion
3 4 (21.05%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) TeamCity
1 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (36.84%) Visual Studio
1 7 (36.84%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.53%) Front Office
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Web Developer
3 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Software Support Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Senior .NET Web Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
6 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
6 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Programmer
7 2 (10.53%) Front Office Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
8 1 (5.26%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (5.26%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) HTML
1 15 (78.95%) XML
2 11 (57.89%) .NET
3 9 (47.37%) CSS
3 9 (47.37%) jQuery
4 7 (36.84%) WCF
4 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
4 7 (36.84%) XSLT
4 7 (36.84%) WSDL
4 7 (36.84%) Web Services
5 2 (10.53%) REST
5 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
5 2 (10.53%) XSL
5 2 (10.53%) XHTML
5 2 (10.53%) EJB
5 2 (10.53%) JSP
5 2 (10.53%) Servlets
5 2 (10.53%) SOAP
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
1 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
1 7 (36.84%) MVC
1 7 (36.84%) Scrum
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (36.84%) TDD
2 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) CRM
3 4 (21.05%) ERP
4 2 (10.53%) Release Management
4 2 (10.53%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 11 (57.89%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) C
5 6 (31.58%) Java
6 4 (21.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) JBoss
Luton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + Bonus / Pension / Health
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