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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 30 25 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing PHP 17 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.01% 6.16% 3.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.49% 14.47% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 17
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £40,000 £58,000
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
148 152 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 43.66% 42.58% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 92 104 168
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
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 21 August 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Middlesex

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 25 (62.50%) HTML
3 23 (57.50%) Ajax
3 23 (57.50%) jQuery
4 20 (50.00%) XML
5 18 (45.00%) SQL
6 15 (37.50%) Java
6 15 (37.50%) MySQL
6 15 (37.50%) CSS
7 14 (35.00%) Web Development
8 13 (32.50%) Apache
9 12 (30.00%) Perl
10 11 (27.50%) LAMP
10 11 (27.50%) JSON
11 10 (25.00%) XSL
11 10 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (25.00%) Security Cleared
11 10 (25.00%) HTML5
12 9 (22.50%) .NET
12 9 (22.50%) XHTML
12 9 (22.50%) CSS3
13 8 (20.00%) XSLT
13 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (17.50%) Linux
15 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
15 6 (15.00%) Scrum
16 5 (12.50%) Oracle
16 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
16 5 (12.50%) OO
16 5 (12.50%) Finance

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 13 (32.50%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (7.50%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 3 (7.50%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) MySQL
2 10 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (5.00%) Xcode
1 2 (5.00%) Firebug
1 2 (5.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (5.00%) Sublime Text
2 1 (2.50%) PHPUnit
2 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) French Language
3 2 (5.00%) German Language
3 2 (5.00%) Italian Language
3 2 (5.00%) Spanish Language
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) PHP Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 6 (15.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Development Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Web Development Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Web Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) ScrumMaster
6 3 (7.50%) JDE Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (5.00%) PHP Development Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Head of Architecture
7 2 (5.00%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.50%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (62.50%) HTML
2 23 (57.50%) Ajax
2 23 (57.50%) jQuery
3 20 (50.00%) XML
4 15 (37.50%) CSS
5 11 (27.50%) JSON
5 11 (27.50%) LAMP
6 10 (25.00%) HTML5
6 10 (25.00%) XSL
7 9 (22.50%) XHTML
7 9 (22.50%) .NET
7 9 (22.50%) CSS3
8 8 (20.00%) XSLT
9 3 (7.50%) JSP
9 3 (7.50%) SOAP
9 3 (7.50%) REST
10 2 (5.00%) Symfony
10 2 (5.00%) Zend Framework
10 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
10 2 (5.00%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (5.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (5.00%) Open Source
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Animation
2 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 4 (10.00%) UNIX
4 2 (5.00%) Windows
4 2 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Web Development
2 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.00%) Scrum
3 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (12.50%) OO
5 4 (10.00%) CRM
6 3 (7.50%) ERP
6 3 (7.50%) TOGAF
6 3 (7.50%) Automated Testing
6 3 (7.50%) System Testing
6 3 (7.50%) MVC
7 2 (5.00%) User Stories
7 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (5.00%) Information Security
7 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.00%) SOA
7 2 (5.00%) Project Management
7 2 (5.00%) OOP
8 1 (2.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (45.00%) SQL
3 15 (37.50%) Java
4 12 (30.00%) Perl
5 4 (10.00%) PHP5
6 3 (7.50%) C#
7 2 (5.00%) C
7 2 (5.00%) VC++
7 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
7 2 (5.00%) Ruby
7 2 (5.00%) C-shell
8 1 (2.50%) VB
8 1 (2.50%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) SAP
2 3 (7.50%) JD Edwards
2 3 (7.50%) Zend
3 2 (5.00%) VMware
3 2 (5.00%) Citrix
Middlesex
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago