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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 49 32 44
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Permanent jobs citing PHP 16 35 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.93% 5.89% 1.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.18% 11.48% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 6
Average salary £33,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
259 305 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 47.44% 51.35% 55.18%
Number of salaries quoted 236 278 183
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 March 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Northampton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 25 (89.29%) HTML
1 25 (89.29%) JavaScript
2 23 (82.14%) CSS
3 19 (67.86%) MySQL
4 12 (42.86%) MVC
5 10 (35.71%) Linux
5 10 (35.71%) jQuery
6 9 (32.14%) LAMP
6 9 (32.14%) HTML5
6 9 (32.14%) CSS3
7 8 (28.57%) OOP
7 8 (28.57%) Apache
8 7 (25.00%) OO
8 7 (25.00%) WordPress
8 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 6 (21.43%) Laravel
9 6 (21.43%) SOAP
9 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
9 6 (21.43%) Adobe
9 6 (21.43%) Subversion
9 6 (21.43%) Symfony
9 6 (21.43%) Zend
10 5 (17.86%) CodeIgniter
10 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (17.86%) TDD
10 5 (17.86%) Finance
10 5 (17.86%) REST
10 5 (17.86%) OO PHP
11 4 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (14.29%) CMS

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 8 (28.57%) Apache
2 7 (25.00%) WordPress
3 4 (14.29%) CMS
4 2 (7.14%) Drupal
5 1 (3.57%) Joomla!
5 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (7.14%) Photoshop
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (7.14%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) GitHub
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (67.86%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (21.43%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Developer
2 14 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Web Developer
4 4 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Designer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Digital Designer
5 2 (7.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Graphic Designer
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Development Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Web Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Web Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Junior
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (89.29%) HTML
2 23 (82.14%) CSS
3 10 (35.71%) jQuery
4 9 (32.14%) HTML5
4 9 (32.14%) CSS3
4 9 (32.14%) LAMP
5 6 (21.43%) Symfony
5 6 (21.43%) SOAP
5 6 (21.43%) Laravel
6 5 (17.86%) REST
6 5 (17.86%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (7.14%) XML
8 1 (3.57%) JSON
8 1 (3.57%) RESTful
8 1 (3.57%) Sass
8 1 (3.57%) LESS
8 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Open Source
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) UNIX
3 1 (3.57%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) CentOS
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) MVC
2 8 (28.57%) OOP
3 7 (25.00%) OO
4 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.86%) TDD
5 5 (17.86%) OO PHP
6 4 (14.29%) Web Development
7 2 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.57%) DevOps
8 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.57%) High Availability
8 1 (3.57%) Change Management
8 1 (3.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) Perl
2 3 (10.71%) PHP5
2 3 (10.71%) PHP4
3 2 (7.14%) C
3 2 (7.14%) C++
3 2 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.57%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Nagios
1 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Adobe
1 6 (21.43%) Zend
2 1 (3.57%) F5
2 1 (3.57%) Twitter
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.57%) Apple
2 1 (3.57%) VMware
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