The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 38 43 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Permanent jobs citing PHP 19 4 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.87% 1.42% 7.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.60% 2.37% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 31
Average salary £34,250 £23,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.74% -12.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £20,700 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £25,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
PHP
Tyne and Wear

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

Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
221 169 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 56.67% 59.93% 47.29%
Number of salaries quoted 196 151 199
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

PHP
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

PHP Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

PHP
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 38 (71.70%) MySQL
2 36 (67.92%) CSS
3 35 (66.04%) HTML
4 31 (58.49%) JavaScript
5 29 (54.72%) MVC
6 22 (41.51%) Zend
7 20 (37.74%) OO
8 17 (32.08%) Linux
8 17 (32.08%) Git (software)
9 16 (30.19%) HTML5
10 14 (26.42%) jQuery
11 12 (22.64%) OOP
11 12 (22.64%) Apache
11 12 (22.64%) E-Commerce
11 12 (22.64%) Laravel
12 10 (18.87%) CSS3
12 10 (18.87%) CodeIgniter
12 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (18.87%) JIRA
13 9 (16.98%) Marketing
14 8 (15.09%) WordPress
14 8 (15.09%) Java
14 8 (15.09%) Open Source
15 7 (13.21%) Perl
15 7 (13.21%) LAMP
15 7 (13.21%) Symfony
16 6 (11.32%) PHP5
16 6 (11.32%) Web Development
16 6 (11.32%) Python
16 6 (11.32%) OO PHP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 12 (22.64%) Apache
2 8 (15.09%) WordPress
3 5 (9.43%) Drupal
4 3 (5.66%) CMS
5 2 (3.77%) Node.js
5 2 (3.77%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (1.89%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Magento
2 2 (3.77%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) DHCP
1 1 (1.89%) HTTP
1 1 (1.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (71.70%) MySQL
2 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (32.08%) Git (software)
2 10 (18.87%) JIRA
3 5 (9.43%) PHPUnit
4 2 (3.77%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.89%) Selenium
5 1 (1.89%) Firebug
5 1 (1.89%) Fiddler
General
1 9 (16.98%) Marketing
2 3 (5.66%) Advertising
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Back Office
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 44 (83.02%) Developer
2 29 (54.72%) PHP Developer
3 17 (32.08%) Web Developer
4 9 (16.98%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Junior
6 5 (9.43%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.55%) Administrator
7 4 (7.55%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (7.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.66%) Junior Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Web Designer
8 3 (5.66%) Designer
8 3 (5.66%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Junior Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.77%) Junior Support Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Linux Support Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Junior PHP Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Junior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (67.92%) CSS
2 35 (66.04%) HTML
3 16 (30.19%) HTML5
4 14 (26.42%) jQuery
5 12 (22.64%) Laravel
6 10 (18.87%) CSS3
6 10 (18.87%) CodeIgniter
7 7 (13.21%) Symfony
7 7 (13.21%) LAMP
8 5 (9.43%) Zend Framework
8 5 (9.43%) Yii
9 4 (7.55%) CakePHP
9 4 (7.55%) Ajax
9 4 (7.55%) XML
10 3 (5.66%) Web Services
10 3 (5.66%) XHTML
10 3 (5.66%) Backbone.js
11 2 (3.77%) REST
11 2 (3.77%) Ember.js
11 2 (3.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Open Source
2 5 (9.43%) User Experience
3 4 (7.55%) W3C
4 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.77%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.77%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) CentOS
3 2 (3.77%) UNIX
4 1 (1.89%) Windows
4 1 (1.89%) Debian
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) MVC
2 20 (37.74%) OO
3 12 (22.64%) OOP
3 12 (22.64%) E-Commerce
4 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (11.32%) Web Development
5 6 (11.32%) OO PHP
6 5 (9.43%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.55%) Data Architecture
7 4 (7.55%) Analytics
7 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.55%) SEO
8 3 (5.66%) TDD
8 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.77%) Product Management
9 2 (3.77%) Web Application Development
9 2 (3.77%) Content Management
9 2 (3.77%) Web Analytics
9 2 (3.77%) Scrum
9 2 (3.77%) UML
Programming Languages
1 31 (58.49%) JavaScript
2 8 (15.09%) Java
3 7 (13.21%) Perl
4 6 (11.32%) Python
4 6 (11.32%) PHP5
5 4 (7.55%) Ruby
6 3 (5.66%) C#
7 2 (3.77%) C++
7 2 (3.77%) C
7 2 (3.77%) SQL
8 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.89%) Jython
8 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Puppet
1 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.89%) Nagios
2 1 (1.89%) Cacti
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Zend
2 2 (3.77%) Sencha
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) Adobe
2 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
2 2 (3.77%) Google
3 1 (1.89%) Percona
3 1 (1.89%) Twitter
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco
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Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + monthly bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
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Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
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Posted: 22 days ago