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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 48 41 48
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 3 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.75% 3.89% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.52% 7.92% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 4
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +48.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
197 202 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 49.37% 49.15% 40.05%
Number of salaries quoted 151 178 129
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) E-Learning
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) XHTML
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Moodle
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Drupal
1 1 (25.00%) Moodle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) XHTML
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) E-Learning
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com