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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 51 48 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Permanent jobs citing PHP 29 17 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.89% 3.05% 6.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.76% 5.96% 13.37%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 43
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £20,375 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,600
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
429 285 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 57.51% 51.17% 49.86%
Number of salaries quoted 375 249 316
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 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -3 24 £32,500 +39.78% 15
Durham +9 5 £27,500 -8.33% 2
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 59 (72.84%) MySQL
2 56 (69.14%) CSS
3 54 (66.67%) HTML
4 50 (61.73%) JavaScript
5 34 (41.98%) OO
6 32 (39.51%) MVC
7 30 (37.04%) jQuery
8 25 (30.86%) Git (software)
9 22 (27.16%) Linux
9 22 (27.16%) Zend
10 21 (25.93%) HTML5
11 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (22.22%) OOP
12 18 (22.22%) E-Commerce
13 17 (20.99%) Apache
14 15 (18.52%) Web Services
14 15 (18.52%) SQL
14 15 (18.52%) CSS3
14 15 (18.52%) OO PHP
15 14 (17.28%) PHP5
15 14 (17.28%) XML
15 14 (17.28%) Marketing
16 12 (14.81%) JIRA
17 11 (13.58%) Symfony
17 11 (13.58%) C#
18 10 (12.35%) Ajax
18 10 (12.35%) Yii
19 9 (11.11%) WordPress
19 9 (11.11%) Degree
19 9 (11.11%) Web Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 17 (20.99%) Apache
2 9 (11.11%) WordPress
3 6 (7.41%) CMS
4 5 (6.17%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.94%) Drupal
5 4 (4.94%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (4.94%) Node.js
5 4 (4.94%) IIS
6 1 (1.23%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Magento
2 4 (4.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (4.94%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (3.70%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.23%) DNS
2 1 (1.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (72.84%) MySQL
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (30.86%) Git (software)
2 12 (14.81%) JIRA
3 6 (7.41%) PHPUnit
4 5 (6.17%) Subversion
5 4 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.47%) Xcode
6 2 (2.47%) Selenium
6 2 (2.47%) Bower
7 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.23%) Redmine
7 1 (1.23%) FogBugz
7 1 (1.23%) Trac
7 1 (1.23%) Firebug
7 1 (1.23%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.23%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.23%) Dreamweaver
General
1 14 (17.28%) Marketing
2 9 (11.11%) Advertising
3 2 (2.47%) Back Office
4 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 72 (88.89%) Developer
2 50 (61.73%) PHP Developer
3 24 (29.63%) Web Developer
4 12 (14.81%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Junior
5 8 (9.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 7 (8.64%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.41%) Software Developer
7 6 (7.41%) Junior Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Senior PHP Developer
9 4 (4.94%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (4.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.94%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.94%) Administrator
9 4 (4.94%) Junior PHP Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Designer
10 3 (3.70%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Web Designer
11 2 (2.47%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (69.14%) CSS
2 54 (66.67%) HTML
3 30 (37.04%) jQuery
4 21 (25.93%) HTML5
5 15 (18.52%) CSS3
5 15 (18.52%) Web Services
6 14 (17.28%) XML
7 11 (13.58%) Symfony
8 10 (12.35%) Yii
8 10 (12.35%) Ajax
9 9 (11.11%) XHTML
9 9 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
10 8 (9.88%) Zend Framework
10 8 (9.88%) .NET
11 7 (8.64%) LAMP
11 7 (8.64%) Laravel
12 6 (7.41%) REST
13 4 (4.94%) MSMQ
13 4 (4.94%) YAML
13 4 (4.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Computer Science
1 7 (8.64%) Open Source
1 7 (8.64%) User Experience
2 6 (7.41%) W3C
3 5 (6.17%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.94%) EFT
5 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.70%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.47%) Social Media
7 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.16%) Linux
2 4 (4.94%) UNIX
2 4 (4.94%) CentOS
3 2 (2.47%) Windows
3 2 (2.47%) Debian
3 2 (2.47%) Android
4 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.98%) OO
2 32 (39.51%) MVC
3 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (22.22%) OOP
4 18 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 15 (18.52%) OO PHP
6 9 (11.11%) Web Development
7 7 (8.64%) TDD
7 7 (8.64%) Scrum
8 6 (7.41%) Data Architecture
9 5 (6.17%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (6.17%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.17%) SEO
10 4 (4.94%) BDD
10 4 (4.94%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (3.70%) Analytics
11 3 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (3.70%) Project Management
11 3 (3.70%) Risk Management
12 2 (2.47%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 50 (61.73%) JavaScript
2 15 (18.52%) SQL
3 14 (17.28%) PHP5
4 11 (13.58%) C#
5 9 (11.11%) Java
6 7 (8.64%) Perl
7 6 (7.41%) VB
7 6 (7.41%) Python
8 5 (6.17%) Ruby
9 4 (4.94%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.70%) C++
11 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.23%) Scala
12 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Puppet
1 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.23%) Nagios
2 1 (1.23%) Cacti
Vendors
1 22 (27.16%) Zend
2 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.70%) Google
4 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco
5 1 (1.23%) Sencha
5 1 (1.23%) Percona
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Stockton-on-Tees
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-on-Tees
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Gateshead
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 26 days ago