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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 35 41 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 53 32 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 6.86% 3.88% 6.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.52% 7.34% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 43 28 40
Average salary £29,500 £27,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.27% -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £21,550 £22,225
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,450 £36,500
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
460 436 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 59.51% 52.91% 54.24%
Number of salaries quoted 403 338 315
Average salary £40,000 £31,700 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.18% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +12 41 £29,500 +7.27% 10
Durham -7 12 £29,000 +31.81%
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (73.86%) CSS
2 62 (70.45%) JavaScript
2 62 (70.45%) MySQL
3 53 (60.23%) HTML
4 35 (39.77%) jQuery
4 35 (39.77%) HTML5
5 32 (36.36%) CSS3
6 28 (31.82%) Perl
6 28 (31.82%) Linux
7 25 (28.41%) OO
8 24 (27.27%) Python
8 24 (27.27%) Java
9 18 (20.45%) Ruby
10 17 (19.32%) C
11 16 (18.18%) C++
11 16 (18.18%) XHTML
11 16 (18.18%) Web Development
12 15 (17.05%) MVC
13 14 (15.91%) User Experience
13 14 (15.91%) Git (software)
14 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
14 13 (14.77%) Sybase
15 12 (13.64%) OOP
15 12 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (13.64%) AngularJS
16 11 (12.50%) Degree
16 11 (12.50%) PHP5
16 11 (12.50%) Ajax
16 11 (12.50%) Software Engineering
16 11 (12.50%) Web Services

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (11.36%) Apache
2 9 (10.23%) nginx
3 5 (5.68%) Alfresco
3 5 (5.68%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (5.68%) CMS
4 4 (4.55%) Node.js
5 3 (3.41%) WordPress
6 1 (1.14%) MODX
6 1 (1.14%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (10.23%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (3.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.14%) Route 53
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.09%) SSH
2 3 (3.41%) Internet
3 1 (1.14%) DHCP
3 1 (1.14%) HTTP
3 1 (1.14%) DNS
3 1 (1.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (70.45%) MySQL
2 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (9.09%) DB2
3 8 (9.09%) Big Data
4 7 (7.95%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.95%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (6.82%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.68%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.41%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (15.91%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.55%) Selenium
3 3 (3.41%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.27%) JMeter
4 2 (2.27%) JIRA
4 2 (2.27%) RSpec
4 2 (2.27%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.14%) FogBugz
5 1 (1.14%) Trac
5 1 (1.14%) Redmine
5 1 (1.14%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.14%) Subversion
General
1 6 (6.82%) Marketing
2 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (68.18%) Developer
2 29 (32.95%) PHP Developer
3 26 (29.55%) Web Developer
4 16 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 12 (13.64%) Front-End Developer
6 10 (11.36%) Front-End Web Developer
7 7 (7.95%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 7 (7.95%) Software Support Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Support Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.68%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Graduate
10 4 (4.55%) Graduate Software Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (4.55%) PHP Web Developer
11 3 (3.41%) Senior PHP Developer
11 3 (3.41%) Technical Leader
11 3 (3.41%) Junior Developer
11 3 (3.41%) Java Developer
11 3 (3.41%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (73.86%) CSS
2 53 (60.23%) HTML
3 35 (39.77%) jQuery
3 35 (39.77%) HTML5
4 32 (36.36%) CSS3
5 16 (18.18%) XHTML
6 12 (13.64%) AngularJS
7 11 (12.50%) Ajax
7 11 (12.50%) Web Services
7 11 (12.50%) .NET
8 10 (11.36%) XML
8 10 (11.36%) Ruby on Rails
9 8 (9.09%) WAMP
9 8 (9.09%) Sass
9 8 (9.09%) LESS
9 8 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (9.09%) PhoneGap
10 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (7.95%) WCF
11 5 (5.68%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) User Experience
2 10 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.82%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.27%) W3C
5 2 (2.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 28 (31.82%) Linux
2 9 (10.23%) Windows
3 2 (2.27%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.27%) CentOS
4 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.41%) OO
2 16 (18.18%) Web Development
3 15 (17.05%) MVC
4 12 (13.64%) OOP
4 12 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 9 (10.23%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (10.23%) Content Management
7 7 (7.95%) Network Management
7 7 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.82%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.68%) Resource Management
9 5 (5.68%) Workflow
10 4 (4.55%) Time Management
10 4 (4.55%) OO PHP
10 4 (4.55%) API Integration
11 3 (3.41%) Mentoring
12 2 (2.27%) Scrum
12 2 (2.27%) Risk Management
12 2 (2.27%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 62 (70.45%) JavaScript
2 28 (31.82%) Perl
3 24 (27.27%) Python
3 24 (27.27%) Java
4 18 (20.45%) Ruby
5 17 (19.32%) C
6 16 (18.18%) C++
7 11 (12.50%) PHP5
7 11 (12.50%) SQL
8 6 (6.82%) Scala
9 4 (4.55%) C#
10 3 (3.41%) VB
11 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.14%) PHP4
11 1 (1.14%) VBScript
11 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (14.77%) Sybase
2 9 (10.23%) Adobe
3 8 (9.09%) Sencha
3 8 (9.09%) Twitter
4 5 (5.68%) Oracle
4 5 (5.68%) TIBCO
4 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.27%) Apple
5 2 (2.27%) Zend
6 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco
6 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
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Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
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Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
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