The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 22 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 23 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 7.12% 4.29% 3.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.04% 9.36% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 7
Average salary £47,500 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+111.11% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
PHP
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
135 171 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 41.80% 45.84% 41.31%
Number of salaries quoted 86 156 131
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

PHP
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

PHP Salary Trend in Middlesex

PHP
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Middlesex

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 32 (96.97%) JavaScript
2 31 (93.94%) HTML
2 31 (93.94%) CSS
3 28 (84.85%) HTML5
3 28 (84.85%) CSS3
4 24 (72.73%) Ajax
5 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (66.67%) jQuery
6 20 (60.61%) MySQL
7 18 (54.55%) OO
8 17 (51.52%) Subversion
9 16 (48.48%) Social Media
10 14 (42.42%) JSON
11 13 (39.39%) OOP
12 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
12 12 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
13 9 (27.27%) Facebook
13 9 (27.27%) Twitter
13 9 (27.27%) MVC
13 9 (27.27%) Marketing
14 8 (24.24%) Web Design
14 8 (24.24%) Zend
14 8 (24.24%) Facebook Platform
15 7 (21.21%) Web Development
15 7 (21.21%) XML
16 6 (18.18%) XHTML
17 5 (15.15%) Games
17 5 (15.15%) XSLT
17 5 (15.15%) Photoshop
17 5 (15.15%) PHP5

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 8 (24.24%) Facebook Platform
2 2 (6.06%) WordPress
3 1 (3.03%) Node.js
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (51.52%) Subversion
2 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.03%) PHPUnit
3 1 (3.03%) Sublime Text
3 1 (3.03%) Firebug
General
1 9 (27.27%) Marketing
2 5 (15.15%) Games
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (96.97%) Developer
2 19 (57.58%) Senior Developer
3 15 (45.45%) Front-End Developer
4 14 (42.42%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 12 (36.36%) Web Developer
6 9 (27.27%) Senior Web Developer
7 7 (21.21%) PHP Developer
7 7 (21.21%) Front-End Web Developer
8 5 (15.15%) Magento Developer
9 2 (6.06%) LAMP Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Senior PHP Developer
10 1 (3.03%) Web Development Manager
10 1 (3.03%) Web Manager
10 1 (3.03%) Web Team Leader
10 1 (3.03%) Head of Technology
10 1 (3.03%) Junior PHP Developer
10 1 (3.03%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 1 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
10 1 (3.03%) PHP Web Developer
10 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (93.94%) HTML
1 31 (93.94%) CSS
2 28 (84.85%) HTML5
2 28 (84.85%) CSS3
3 24 (72.73%) Ajax
4 22 (66.67%) jQuery
5 14 (42.42%) JSON
6 7 (21.21%) XML
7 6 (18.18%) XHTML
8 5 (15.15%) XSLT
9 3 (9.09%) Symfony
10 2 (6.06%) LAMP
10 2 (6.06%) .NET
10 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
11 1 (3.03%) Laravel
11 1 (3.03%) Backbone.js
11 1 (3.03%) Yii
11 1 (3.03%) REST
11 1 (3.03%) JSP
11 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Social Media
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
1 2 (6.06%) Android
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (54.55%) OO
3 13 (39.39%) OOP
4 12 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (27.27%) MVC
6 8 (24.24%) Web Design
7 7 (21.21%) Web Development
8 4 (12.12%) Scrum
9 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.06%) UML
9 2 (6.06%) OO PHP
10 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.03%) CRM
10 1 (3.03%) Email Marketing
10 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.03%) BDD
10 1 (3.03%) User Stories
10 1 (3.03%) TDD
10 1 (3.03%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) JavaScript
2 5 (15.15%) PHP5
3 4 (12.12%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) SQL
5 1 (3.03%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Facebook
1 9 (27.27%) Twitter
2 8 (24.24%) Zend
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
Middlesex
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago