The first table below looks at the demand for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 13 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PHP 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.57% - 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.45% - 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -
Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44 93 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 32.12% 31.10% 26.27%
Number of salaries quoted 26 67 35
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP
England

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

PHP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

PHP Salary Trend in the Midlands

PHP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (100.00%) CSS
2 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 14 (82.35%) OO
3 11 (64.71%) jQuery
3 11 (64.71%) OO PHP
4 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
4 9 (52.94%) WordPress
4 9 (52.94%) CMS
5 8 (47.06%) BBC
5 8 (47.06%) Marketing
5 8 (47.06%) MySQL
5 8 (47.06%) Linux
5 8 (47.06%) NHS
5 8 (47.06%) HTML
5 8 (47.06%) WF
5 8 (47.06%) Online Marketing
6 6 (35.29%) ExpressionEngine
6 6 (35.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (35.29%) Degree
6 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
7 3 (17.65%) Magento
7 3 (17.65%) Sass
7 3 (17.65%) Graceful Degradation
7 3 (17.65%) OOCSS
7 3 (17.65%) Progressive Enhancement

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 9 (52.94%) WordPress
1 9 (52.94%) CMS
2 6 (35.29%) ExpressionEngine
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (47.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Junior Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Junior
3 3 (17.65%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (17.65%) WordPress Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (64.71%) jQuery
3 8 (47.06%) HTML
3 8 (47.06%) WF
4 3 (17.65%) Sass
4 3 (17.65%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) BBC
1 8 (47.06%) NHS
2 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) OO
2 11 (64.71%) OO PHP
3 8 (47.06%) Online Marketing
4 6 (35.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (17.65%) Graceful Degradation
5 3 (17.65%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree