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 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 38 39 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 47 28 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 6.18% 4.53% 7.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.63% 8.26% 13.93%
Number of salaries quoted 46 23 46
Average salary £33,000 £26,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.36% -2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £20,650 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £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
442 339 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 58.16% 54.85% 55.15%
Number of salaries quoted 390 300 316
Average salary £35,866 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.47% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,218 £45,000 £44,200
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 24 December 2014.

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 December 2014. 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 +5 36 £33,500 +31.37% 10
Durham +2 9 £30,000 +11.11% 1
PHP
England

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 68 (68.00%) CSS
2 67 (67.00%) HTML
3 61 (61.00%) MySQL
4 56 (56.00%) JavaScript
5 41 (41.00%) MVC
6 33 (33.00%) OO
7 29 (29.00%) Zend
8 27 (27.00%) Linux
8 27 (27.00%) jQuery
9 26 (26.00%) HTML5
10 25 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (24.00%) E-Commerce
11 24 (24.00%) Git (software)
12 19 (19.00%) C#
12 19 (19.00%) SQL
13 18 (18.00%) Degree
14 17 (17.00%) Java
15 15 (15.00%) Web Services
15 15 (15.00%) XML
15 15 (15.00%) OOP
15 15 (15.00%) Ajax
15 15 (15.00%) OO PHP
16 14 (14.00%) Advertising
16 14 (14.00%) LAMP
16 14 (14.00%) PHP5
16 14 (14.00%) Laravel
17 13 (13.00%) .NET
17 13 (13.00%) Marketing
18 12 (12.00%) Python
18 12 (12.00%) Microsoft

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 11 (11.00%) Apache
1 11 (11.00%) WordPress
2 10 (10.00%) CMS
3 8 (8.00%) Drupal
4 7 (7.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (6.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (6.00%) Node.js
5 6 (6.00%) IIS
6 5 (5.00%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (1.00%) nginx
7 1 (1.00%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.00%) Magento
2 6 (6.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (6.00%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (3.00%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.00%) WebTrends
5 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.00%) GitHub
2 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.00%) DNS
2 1 (1.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.00%) DHCP
2 1 (1.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (61.00%) MySQL
2 11 (11.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (6.00%) PHPUnit
2 6 (6.00%) JIRA
2 6 (6.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.00%) Subversion
4 2 (2.00%) Maven
4 2 (2.00%) Xcode
4 2 (2.00%) Selenium
4 2 (2.00%) Bower
4 2 (2.00%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.00%) Firebug
5 1 (1.00%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.00%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.00%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.00%) Ant
5 1 (1.00%) JUnit
General
1 14 (14.00%) Advertising
2 13 (13.00%) Marketing
3 5 (5.00%) Banking
4 2 (2.00%) Back Office
5 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 82 (82.00%) Developer
2 48 (48.00%) PHP Developer
3 31 (31.00%) Web Developer
4 11 (11.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (8.00%) Junior
6 7 (7.00%) Software Developer
6 7 (7.00%) .NET Developer
6 7 (7.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 6 (6.00%) Junior Developer
8 5 (5.00%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
8 5 (5.00%) Junior PHP Developer
8 5 (5.00%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Administrator
9 4 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (4.00%) Senior PHP Developer
10 3 (3.00%) Junior PHP Web Developer
10 3 (3.00%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (68.00%) CSS
2 67 (67.00%) HTML
3 27 (27.00%) jQuery
4 26 (26.00%) HTML5
5 15 (15.00%) Ajax
5 15 (15.00%) Web Services
5 15 (15.00%) XML
6 14 (14.00%) LAMP
6 14 (14.00%) Laravel
7 13 (13.00%) .NET
8 11 (11.00%) Symfony
8 11 (11.00%) CodeIgniter
8 11 (11.00%) CSS3
9 8 (8.00%) Backbone.js
9 8 (8.00%) CakePHP
9 8 (8.00%) Zend Framework
10 7 (7.00%) XHTML
10 7 (7.00%) RESTful
11 6 (6.00%) REST
11 6 (6.00%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Open Source
2 10 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.00%) EFT
3 6 (6.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.00%) Social Media
5 3 (3.00%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.00%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.00%) Linux
2 6 (6.00%) UNIX
2 6 (6.00%) Windows
3 4 (4.00%) Android
3 4 (4.00%) CentOS
4 2 (2.00%) Debian
5 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (41.00%) MVC
2 33 (33.00%) OO
3 25 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (24.00%) E-Commerce
5 15 (15.00%) OOP
5 15 (15.00%) OO PHP
6 10 (10.00%) TDD
7 8 (8.00%) Scrum
7 8 (8.00%) Analytics
7 8 (8.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (7.00%) Web Development
9 6 (6.00%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (6.00%) Unit Testing
10 5 (5.00%) Web Analytics
10 5 (5.00%) SEO
10 5 (5.00%) Content Management
11 4 (4.00%) Product Management
11 4 (4.00%) BDD
12 3 (3.00%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (3.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (56.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (19.00%) SQL
2 19 (19.00%) C#
3 17 (17.00%) Java
4 14 (14.00%) PHP5
5 12 (12.00%) Python
6 11 (11.00%) Perl
7 9 (9.00%) Ruby
8 8 (8.00%) C++
9 7 (7.00%) VB
10 6 (6.00%) T-SQL
11 4 (4.00%) C
12 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.00%) Jython
13 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (18.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) Puppet
1 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.00%) Nagios
2 1 (1.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 29 (29.00%) Zend
2 12 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.00%) Adobe
4 4 (4.00%) Sencha
5 3 (3.00%) Google
6 2 (2.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.00%) Apple
7 1 (1.00%) Blackboard
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle
7 1 (1.00%) Cisco
7 1 (1.00%) Percona
7 1 (1.00%) Twitter
North East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £25-£40k - Negotiable, dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockton-on-Tees
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Gateshead
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
North Shields
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago