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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 51 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs citing PHP 34 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.28% 3.55% 4.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.69% 6.58% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 31
Average salary £29,500 £24,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.40% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,625 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
508 395 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 63.98% 53.96% 50.81%
Number of salaries quoted 440 346 336
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,900 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -8 25 £29,500 +18.00% 9
Durham +11 9 £28,000 +28.73% 2
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 51 (75.00%) MySQL
1 51 (75.00%) CSS
2 48 (70.59%) HTML
3 43 (63.24%) JavaScript
4 27 (39.71%) jQuery
5 22 (32.35%) HTML5
6 21 (30.88%) MVC
7 19 (27.94%) OO
7 19 (27.94%) CSS3
8 18 (26.47%) Linux
9 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
10 14 (20.59%) Apache
11 13 (19.12%) Marketing
11 13 (19.12%) Web Development
12 12 (17.65%) E-Commerce
13 11 (16.18%) Zend
14 10 (14.71%) JIRA
14 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (13.24%) PHP5
15 9 (13.24%) WordPress
15 9 (13.24%) XML
15 9 (13.24%) SQL
15 9 (13.24%) XHTML
15 9 (13.24%) Yii
15 9 (13.24%) OO PHP
15 9 (13.24%) User Experience
16 8 (11.76%) OOP
16 8 (11.76%) .NET
16 8 (11.76%) Web Services
16 8 (11.76%) Magento

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (20.59%) Apache
2 9 (13.24%) WordPress
3 5 (7.35%) CMS
4 4 (5.88%) Drupal
4 4 (5.88%) Node.js
5 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.94%) IIS
5 2 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.47%) nginx
6 1 (1.47%) MODX
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Magento
2 2 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.94%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) Route 53
3 1 (1.47%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) Internet
2 2 (2.94%) DHCP
2 2 (2.94%) HTTP
2 2 (2.94%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.71%) JIRA
3 4 (5.88%) PHPUnit
4 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.94%) Xcode
4 2 (2.94%) Bower
4 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.47%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.47%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.47%) Subversion
5 1 (1.47%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.47%) Redmine
5 1 (1.47%) FogBugz
5 1 (1.47%) Trac
General
1 13 (19.12%) Marketing
2 2 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 58 (85.29%) Developer
2 44 (64.71%) PHP Developer
3 22 (32.35%) Web Developer
4 12 (17.65%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (11.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Junior Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Junior
6 4 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Administrator
7 3 (4.41%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Web Designer
7 3 (4.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.41%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (4.41%) Junior PHP Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Designer
8 2 (2.94%) Magento Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (75.00%) CSS
2 48 (70.59%) HTML
3 27 (39.71%) jQuery
4 22 (32.35%) HTML5
5 19 (27.94%) CSS3
6 9 (13.24%) Yii
6 9 (13.24%) XML
6 9 (13.24%) XHTML
7 8 (11.76%) Ajax
7 8 (11.76%) .NET
7 8 (11.76%) Web Services
8 7 (10.29%) Sass
8 7 (10.29%) LESS
8 7 (10.29%) AngularJS
8 7 (10.29%) LAMP
9 5 (7.35%) Symfony
9 5 (7.35%) Zend Framework
9 5 (7.35%) CodeIgniter
9 5 (7.35%) REST
9 5 (7.35%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) User Experience
2 7 (10.29%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.82%) W3C
4 5 (7.35%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.88%) Open Source
6 2 (2.94%) Social Media
6 2 (2.94%) EFT
6 2 (2.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.47%) Linux
2 4 (5.88%) Windows
2 4 (5.88%) CentOS
3 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.94%) Android
4 1 (1.47%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) MVC
2 19 (27.94%) OO
3 13 (19.12%) Web Development
4 12 (17.65%) E-Commerce
5 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (13.24%) OO PHP
7 8 (11.76%) OOP
8 6 (8.82%) Data Architecture
9 5 (7.35%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (5.88%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (4.41%) Content Management
11 3 (4.41%) Time Management
11 3 (4.41%) Risk Management
12 2 (2.94%) Scrum
12 2 (2.94%) Project Management
12 2 (2.94%) Systems Analysis
12 2 (2.94%) Network Management
12 2 (2.94%) DevOps
13 1 (1.47%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 43 (63.24%) JavaScript
2 9 (13.24%) SQL
2 9 (13.24%) PHP5
3 6 (8.82%) C#
4 5 (7.35%) Java
4 5 (7.35%) Perl
5 4 (5.88%) VB
5 4 (5.88%) Python
6 2 (2.94%) Ruby
6 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.94%) C
6 2 (2.94%) C++
7 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.47%) PHP4
7 1 (1.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Puppet
1 3 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.47%) Nagios
2 1 (1.47%) Cacti
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) Zend
2 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.94%) Cisco
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.47%) Adobe
4 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.47%) Google
4 1 (1.47%) Percona
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
BPR Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Microsoft Certs and Amazing Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £12 - £16 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
BPR Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago