The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 38 41 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing PHP 34 24 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.01% 4.28% 8.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.83% 8.05% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 50
Average salary £33,500 £27,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.07% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £30,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
PHP
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
385 298 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 56.78% 53.12% 52.99%
Number of salaries quoted 345 261 307
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £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 the North East

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

PHP
Salary Trend in the North East

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

PHP Salary Trend in the North East

PHP
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the North East region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in the North East

PHP
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -1 27 £33,500 +42.55% 12
Durham +2 5 £27,500 -8.33% 1
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 65 (68.42%) MySQL
2 63 (66.32%) CSS
3 62 (65.26%) HTML
4 56 (58.95%) JavaScript
5 40 (42.11%) MVC
6 39 (41.05%) OO
7 30 (31.58%) jQuery
8 29 (30.53%) Zend
9 28 (29.47%) Git (software)
10 25 (26.32%) HTML5
10 25 (26.32%) Linux
11 23 (24.21%) E-Commerce
11 23 (24.21%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (20.00%) OOP
13 18 (18.95%) OO PHP
14 16 (16.84%) SQL
15 15 (15.79%) C#
15 15 (15.79%) Apache
15 15 (15.79%) Web Services
15 15 (15.79%) CSS3
15 15 (15.79%) PHP5
16 14 (14.74%) Marketing
17 13 (13.68%) Degree
17 13 (13.68%) Java
17 13 (13.68%) Laravel
18 12 (12.63%) Ajax
19 11 (11.58%) XML
19 11 (11.58%) Python
19 11 (11.58%) WordPress
19 11 (11.58%) CodeIgniter

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 15 (15.79%) Apache
2 11 (11.58%) WordPress
3 8 (8.42%) CMS
4 6 (6.32%) Drupal
4 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.32%) Node.js
5 5 (5.26%) IIS
5 5 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.16%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (1.05%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Magento
2 5 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (3.16%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.05%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) GitHub
2 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) HTTP
2 1 (1.05%) DNS
2 1 (1.05%) Internet
2 1 (1.05%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (68.42%) MySQL
2 8 (8.42%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (29.47%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.53%) JIRA
3 6 (6.32%) PHPUnit
4 5 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.26%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.21%) Subversion
6 2 (2.11%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.11%) Bower
6 2 (2.11%) Xcode
6 2 (2.11%) Selenium
7 1 (1.05%) Firebug
7 1 (1.05%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.05%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.05%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.05%) Maven
General
1 14 (14.74%) Marketing
2 10 (10.53%) Advertising
3 3 (3.16%) Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Back Office
5 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.05%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 81 (85.26%) Developer
2 54 (56.84%) PHP Developer
3 29 (30.53%) Web Developer
4 14 (14.74%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (8.42%) Junior
6 7 (7.37%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 6 (6.32%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.32%) Junior Developer
7 6 (6.32%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.26%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.26%) Junior PHP Developer
8 5 (5.26%) Senior PHP Developer
9 4 (4.21%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (4.21%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
9 4 (4.21%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.21%) Administrator
9 4 (4.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.16%) Java Developer
10 3 (3.16%) Web Designer
10 3 (3.16%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (66.32%) CSS
2 62 (65.26%) HTML
3 30 (31.58%) jQuery
4 25 (26.32%) HTML5
5 15 (15.79%) Web Services
5 15 (15.79%) CSS3
6 13 (13.68%) Laravel
7 12 (12.63%) Ajax
8 11 (11.58%) XML
8 11 (11.58%) Symfony
8 11 (11.58%) CodeIgniter
9 10 (10.53%) Zend Framework
9 10 (10.53%) LAMP
10 9 (9.47%) .NET
11 7 (7.37%) Yii
11 7 (7.37%) Backbone.js
12 6 (6.32%) REST
12 6 (6.32%) CakePHP
13 5 (5.26%) ADO
13 5 (5.26%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.53%) Open Source
2 7 (7.37%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.32%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.26%) User Experience
4 5 (5.26%) EFT
5 4 (4.21%) W3C
5 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.16%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.16%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.16%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (26.32%) Linux
2 6 (6.32%) UNIX
3 4 (4.21%) Windows
3 4 (4.21%) Android
3 4 (4.21%) CentOS
4 2 (2.11%) Debian
5 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (42.11%) MVC
2 39 (41.05%) OO
3 23 (24.21%) E-Commerce
3 23 (24.21%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (20.00%) OOP
5 18 (18.95%) OO PHP
6 9 (9.47%) TDD
6 9 (9.47%) Web Development
7 7 (7.37%) Scrum
8 6 (6.32%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.32%) Analytics
9 5 (5.26%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (5.26%) SEO
10 4 (4.21%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (4.21%) BDD
10 4 (4.21%) Data Architecture
11 3 (3.16%) Product Management
11 3 (3.16%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (3.16%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (58.95%) JavaScript
2 16 (16.84%) SQL
3 15 (15.79%) C#
3 15 (15.79%) PHP5
4 13 (13.68%) Java
5 11 (11.58%) Python
6 10 (10.53%) Perl
7 8 (8.42%) Ruby
8 6 (6.32%) VB
9 5 (5.26%) T-SQL
9 5 (5.26%) C++
10 3 (3.16%) C
11 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.05%) Jython
11 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (13.68%) Degree
2 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) Puppet
1 2 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.05%) Nagios
2 1 (1.05%) Cacti
Vendors
1 29 (30.53%) Zend
2 8 (8.42%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.16%) Adobe
3 3 (3.16%) Google
3 3 (3.16%) Sencha
4 2 (2.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.05%) Cisco
5 1 (1.05%) Percona
5 1 (1.05%) Twitter
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