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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 36 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing PHP 41 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.90% 3.27% 4.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.86% 6.84% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 40 13 16
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+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
276 190 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 39.71% 47.74% 43.53%
Number of salaries quoted 259 187 191
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 17 September 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Northampton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 62 (84.93%) HTML
1 62 (84.93%) CSS
2 58 (79.45%) JavaScript
3 52 (71.23%) MySQL
4 45 (61.64%) jQuery
5 34 (46.58%) Linux
6 33 (45.21%) MVC
7 27 (36.99%) Apache
8 23 (31.51%) OO
8 23 (31.51%) PHP5
9 22 (30.14%) OO PHP
10 18 (24.66%) UNIX
11 17 (23.29%) PHP4
12 15 (20.55%) E-Commerce
13 13 (17.81%) OOP
13 13 (17.81%) LAMP
14 10 (13.70%) Photoshop
14 10 (13.70%) Subversion
14 10 (13.70%) WordPress
14 10 (13.70%) HTML5
15 9 (12.33%) SQL
15 9 (12.33%) Ajax
15 9 (12.33%) Git (software)
15 9 (12.33%) CSS3
16 8 (10.96%) Windows
16 8 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (10.96%) Marketing
17 7 (9.59%) XHTML
17 7 (9.59%) CentOS
18 6 (8.22%) .NET

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 27 (36.99%) Apache
2 10 (13.70%) WordPress
3 6 (8.22%) CMS
3 6 (8.22%) Drupal
4 3 (4.11%) Node.js
5 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.74%) ExpressionEngine
5 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.74%) Joomla!
5 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) Photoshop
2 4 (5.48%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) GitHub
2 2 (2.74%) Trello
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (6.85%) Extranet
2 5 (6.85%) Intranet
3 4 (5.48%) Broadband
3 4 (5.48%) VoIP
4 2 (2.74%) PBX
5 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (71.23%) MySQL
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (13.70%) Subversion
2 9 (12.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.74%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.74%) JIRA
3 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.74%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (10.96%) Marketing
2 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.74%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Billing
3 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 71 (97.26%) Developer
2 51 (69.86%) PHP Developer
3 29 (39.73%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 13 (17.81%) Web Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Junior
5 6 (8.22%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Junior Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Programmer
7 4 (5.48%) PHP Programmer
7 4 (5.48%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Web Programmer
8 3 (4.11%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Senior PHP Programmer
9 2 (2.74%) Senior Programmer
9 2 (2.74%) WordPress Developer
9 2 (2.74%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (84.93%) HTML
1 62 (84.93%) CSS
2 45 (61.64%) jQuery
3 13 (17.81%) LAMP
4 10 (13.70%) HTML5
5 9 (12.33%) Ajax
5 9 (12.33%) CSS3
6 7 (9.59%) XHTML
7 6 (8.22%) .NET
8 5 (6.85%) Web Services
9 4 (5.48%) XML
9 4 (5.48%) WF
9 4 (5.48%) AngularJS
10 3 (4.11%) Flash
11 2 (2.74%) XSLT
11 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET
11 2 (2.74%) SOAP
11 2 (2.74%) Grails
11 2 (2.74%) WPF
11 2 (2.74%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) User Experience
2 5 (6.85%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.85%) Open Source
3 4 (5.48%) NHS
3 4 (5.48%) BBC
4 2 (2.74%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (46.58%) Linux
2 18 (24.66%) UNIX
3 8 (10.96%) Windows
4 7 (9.59%) CentOS
5 4 (5.48%) Fedora
6 3 (4.11%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.11%) Debian
7 2 (2.74%) Android
7 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.21%) MVC
2 23 (31.51%) OO
3 22 (30.14%) OO PHP
4 15 (20.55%) E-Commerce
5 13 (17.81%) OOP
6 8 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.22%) SEO
8 5 (6.85%) Web Development
9 4 (5.48%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.48%) Online Marketing
9 4 (5.48%) Web Design
9 4 (5.48%) CRM
10 3 (4.11%) Refactoring
11 2 (2.74%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (2.74%) Migration
12 1 (1.37%) Change Management
12 1 (1.37%) Time Management
12 1 (1.37%) Content Management
12 1 (1.37%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (79.45%) JavaScript
2 23 (31.51%) PHP5
3 17 (23.29%) PHP4
4 9 (12.33%) SQL
5 5 (6.85%) C#
6 3 (4.11%) ActionScript
7 2 (2.74%) Ruby
7 2 (2.74%) Groovy
7 2 (2.74%) ActionScript 3.0
7 2 (2.74%) C
8 1 (1.37%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (8.22%) Adobe
1 6 (8.22%) Zend
2 4 (5.48%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.74%) Google
3 2 (2.74%) Twitter
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
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Creative Personnel
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago