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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 64 46 51
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 13 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.93% 3.96% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.19% 8.67% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 5
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
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
310 300 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 45.93% 45.73% 56.10%
Number of salaries quoted 285 290 205
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 July 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Northampton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 27 (87.10%) HTML
2 26 (83.87%) JavaScript
3 24 (77.42%) CSS
3 24 (77.42%) MySQL
4 14 (45.16%) MVC
5 10 (32.26%) jQuery
6 9 (29.03%) Web Development
6 9 (29.03%) Finance
7 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
7 8 (25.81%) Linux
7 8 (25.81%) Open Source
7 8 (25.81%) Laravel
8 7 (22.58%) CSS3
8 7 (22.58%) HTML5
8 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
8 7 (22.58%) Symfony
8 7 (22.58%) LAMP
9 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (19.35%) OOP
9 6 (19.35%) OO
9 6 (19.35%) SOAP
9 6 (19.35%) Zend
9 6 (19.35%) Magento
10 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (16.13%) CodeIgniter
10 5 (16.13%) OO PHP
10 5 (16.13%) REST
10 5 (16.13%) TDD
10 5 (16.13%) Subversion
11 4 (12.90%) Apache

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (12.90%) Apache
2 2 (6.45%) CMS
2 2 (6.45%) WordPress
3 1 (3.23%) Joomla!
3 1 (3.23%) Drupal
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Photoshop
1 2 (6.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.23%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (77.42%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.13%) Subversion
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Advertising
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) PHP Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Junior
3 7 (22.58%) Junior Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Web Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Junior Web Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Development Manager
7 2 (6.45%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Administrator
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.23%) Graduate
8 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.23%) Development Team Leader
8 1 (3.23%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (87.10%) HTML
2 24 (77.42%) CSS
3 10 (32.26%) jQuery
4 8 (25.81%) Laravel
5 7 (22.58%) CSS3
5 7 (22.58%) HTML5
5 7 (22.58%) LAMP
5 7 (22.58%) Symfony
6 6 (19.35%) SOAP
7 5 (16.13%) CodeIgniter
7 5 (16.13%) REST
8 2 (6.45%) XML
9 1 (3.23%) .NET
9 1 (3.23%) JSON
9 1 (3.23%) RESTful
9 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (3.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) UNIX
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) CentOS
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) MVC
2 9 (29.03%) Web Development
3 8 (25.81%) Open Source
3 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
4 6 (19.35%) OOP
4 6 (19.35%) OO
4 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.13%) TDD
5 5 (16.13%) OO PHP
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps
6 1 (3.23%) High Availability
6 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.23%) Kanban
6 1 (3.23%) Content Management
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) CRM
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.68%) Perl
2 3 (9.68%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) C++
3 2 (6.45%) C
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Nagios
1 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Zend
2 2 (6.45%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) F5
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.23%) VMware