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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 35 41 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs citing PHP 28 8 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.83% 2.26% 7.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.22% 3.92% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 31
Average salary £35,000 £25,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.25% -7.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,900 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £28,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
274 204 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 57.08% 57.63% 54.85%
Number of salaries quoted 236 182 209
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £46,000 £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 24 December 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 39 (67.24%) CSS
2 38 (65.52%) HTML
3 32 (55.17%) MySQL
3 32 (55.17%) MVC
4 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
5 23 (39.66%) Zend
6 20 (34.48%) Linux
7 15 (25.86%) OO
7 15 (25.86%) HTML5
8 14 (24.14%) Java
8 14 (24.14%) Laravel
9 13 (22.41%) E-Commerce
9 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
10 11 (18.97%) Degree
10 11 (18.97%) Open Source
11 10 (17.24%) Perl
11 10 (17.24%) OOP
11 10 (17.24%) Python
11 10 (17.24%) CodeIgniter
11 10 (17.24%) jQuery
12 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (13.79%) Apache
13 8 (13.79%) LAMP
13 8 (13.79%) Software Engineering
13 8 (13.79%) Marketing
13 8 (13.79%) Drupal
13 8 (13.79%) WordPress
14 7 (12.07%) C#
14 7 (12.07%) Symfony
14 7 (12.07%) CakePHP

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (13.79%) Drupal
1 8 (13.79%) WordPress
1 8 (13.79%) Apache
2 6 (10.34%) CMS
3 5 (8.62%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (5.17%) Node.js
5 1 (1.72%) nginx
5 1 (1.72%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Magento
2 2 (3.45%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) DNS
2 1 (1.72%) DHCP
2 1 (1.72%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (55.17%) MySQL
2 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.34%) JIRA
3 5 (8.62%) PHPUnit
4 2 (3.45%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.72%) Ant
5 1 (1.72%) JUnit
5 1 (1.72%) Maven
5 1 (1.72%) Selenium
5 1 (1.72%) Firebug
5 1 (1.72%) Fiddler
General
1 8 (13.79%) Marketing
2 5 (8.62%) Advertising
2 5 (8.62%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Back Office
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 43 (74.14%) Developer
2 23 (39.66%) PHP Developer
3 16 (27.59%) Web Developer
4 5 (8.62%) Junior
4 5 (8.62%) Software Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
4 5 (8.62%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (6.90%) Senior PHP Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Administrator
5 4 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.17%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Web Designer
6 3 (5.17%) Junior Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Designer
6 3 (5.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Junior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (67.24%) CSS
2 38 (65.52%) HTML
3 15 (25.86%) HTML5
4 14 (24.14%) Laravel
5 10 (17.24%) jQuery
5 10 (17.24%) CodeIgniter
6 8 (13.79%) LAMP
7 7 (12.07%) CakePHP
7 7 (12.07%) Symfony
8 6 (10.34%) XML
8 6 (10.34%) RESTful
8 6 (10.34%) CSS3
8 6 (10.34%) Backbone.js
9 4 (6.90%) Ember.js
9 4 (6.90%) SproutCore
9 4 (6.90%) XHTML
9 4 (6.90%) Ajax
10 3 (5.17%) Zend Framework
10 3 (5.17%) SOAP
10 3 (5.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Open Source
2 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.17%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.17%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (34.48%) Linux
2 3 (5.17%) CentOS
3 2 (3.45%) UNIX
3 2 (3.45%) Windows
4 1 (1.72%) Debian
4 1 (1.72%) Android
4 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (55.17%) MVC
2 15 (25.86%) OO
3 13 (22.41%) E-Commerce
4 10 (17.24%) OOP
5 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (13.79%) Software Engineering
7 7 (12.07%) Analytics
8 5 (8.62%) Web Analytics
8 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
8 5 (8.62%) TDD
8 5 (8.62%) Content Management
9 4 (6.90%) SEO
9 4 (6.90%) Product Management
9 4 (6.90%) Web Development
9 4 (6.90%) OO PHP
10 3 (5.17%) Web Application Development
10 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.17%) Scrum
11 2 (3.45%) UML
11 2 (3.45%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
2 14 (24.14%) Java
3 10 (17.24%) Perl
3 10 (17.24%) Python
4 7 (12.07%) C#
5 6 (10.34%) Ruby
6 5 (8.62%) PHP5
6 5 (8.62%) C++
7 4 (6.90%) C
8 3 (5.17%) SQL
9 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.72%) Jython
10 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Puppet
1 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.72%) Nagios
2 1 (1.72%) Cacti
Vendors
1 23 (39.66%) Zend
2 5 (8.62%) Adobe
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) Sencha
4 2 (3.45%) Google
4 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.72%) Apple
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco
5 1 (1.72%) Blackboard
5 1 (1.72%) Percona
5 1 (1.72%) Twitter
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