The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 57 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.88% 2.51% 3.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.87% 5.63% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 15
Average salary £31,500 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.62% -3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
PHP
Northamptonshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
268 213 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 47.10% 44.47% 54.21%
Number of salaries quoted 253 192 222
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

PHP
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

PHP Salary Trend in Northampton

PHP
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Northampton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 33 (86.84%) HTML
2 32 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 32 (84.21%) CSS
3 27 (71.05%) jQuery
4 25 (65.79%) MySQL
5 19 (50.00%) Linux
6 18 (47.37%) Apache
6 18 (47.37%) MVC
7 13 (34.21%) WordPress
8 12 (31.58%) OO
8 12 (31.58%) LAMP
9 11 (28.95%) UNIX
9 11 (28.95%) PHP5
9 11 (28.95%) PHP4
9 11 (28.95%) OO PHP
10 9 (23.68%) HTML5
10 9 (23.68%) Adobe
11 8 (21.05%) E-Commerce
11 8 (21.05%) CSS3
12 7 (18.42%) OOP
13 6 (15.79%) CMS
14 5 (13.16%) Adobe Illustrator
14 5 (13.16%) Subversion
14 5 (13.16%) Photoshop
14 5 (13.16%) GitHub
14 5 (13.16%) Drupal
14 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
15 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
15 4 (10.53%) Mercurial
15 4 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 18 (47.37%) Apache
2 13 (34.21%) WordPress
3 6 (15.79%) CMS
4 5 (13.16%) Drupal
5 4 (10.53%) Joomla!
6 2 (5.26%) Node.js
7 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (13.16%) Photoshop
2 4 (10.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (5.26%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) GitHub
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (65.79%) MySQL
2 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Subversion
1 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.53%) Mercurial
3 2 (5.26%) JIRA
3 2 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Advertising
2 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Developer
2 20 (52.63%) PHP Developer
3 12 (31.58%) Web Developer
4 11 (28.95%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Programmer
6 5 (13.16%) Web Programmer
7 3 (7.89%) PHP Programmer
8 2 (5.26%) Designer
8 2 (5.26%) Digital Designer
8 2 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (5.26%) WordPress Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Graphic Designer
8 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior PHP Programmer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Programmer
8 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (86.84%) HTML
2 32 (84.21%) CSS
3 27 (71.05%) jQuery
4 12 (31.58%) LAMP
5 9 (23.68%) HTML5
6 8 (21.05%) CSS3
7 4 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.26%) ExpressJS
8 2 (5.26%) Ajax
9 1 (2.63%) XML
9 1 (2.63%) Grails
9 1 (2.63%) Sass
9 1 (2.63%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (2.63%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Linux
2 11 (28.95%) UNIX
3 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.26%) Android
3 2 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) CentOS
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) MVC
2 12 (31.58%) OO
3 11 (28.95%) OO PHP
4 8 (21.05%) E-Commerce
5 7 (18.42%) OOP
6 3 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.26%) SEO
8 1 (2.63%) Change Management
8 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.63%) Time Management
8 1 (2.63%) Web Development
8 1 (2.63%) DevOps
8 1 (2.63%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.63%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 32 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 11 (28.95%) PHP5
2 11 (28.95%) PHP4
3 4 (10.53%) SQL
4 2 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (2.63%) Perl
5 1 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) Groovy
5 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Nagios
1 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Adobe
2 4 (10.53%) Twitter
3 2 (5.26%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.63%) Apple
4 1 (2.63%) Zend
4 1 (2.63%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) F5
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