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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 46 38 45
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 35 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.76% 3.37% 3.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.29% 7.07% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 34 13 13
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
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
340 198 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 46.20% 47.71% 42.14%
Number of salaries quoted 318 188 182
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £29,575
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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 23 October 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Northampton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 63 (87.50%) HTML
1 63 (87.50%) CSS
2 60 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 49 (68.06%) jQuery
4 48 (66.67%) MySQL
5 38 (52.78%) MVC
6 33 (45.83%) Linux
7 31 (43.06%) Apache
8 25 (34.72%) PHP5
9 22 (30.56%) UNIX
9 22 (30.56%) OO
10 21 (29.17%) PHP4
10 21 (29.17%) OO PHP
11 14 (19.44%) E-Commerce
11 14 (19.44%) HTML5
12 13 (18.06%) CSS3
12 13 (18.06%) LAMP
13 12 (16.67%) OOP
13 12 (16.67%) WordPress
14 9 (12.50%) Photoshop
14 9 (12.50%) Subversion
15 8 (11.11%) Adobe
15 8 (11.11%) Drupal
15 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
16 7 (9.72%) SQL
16 7 (9.72%) CMS
17 6 (8.33%) Windows
17 6 (8.33%) XHTML
17 6 (8.33%) Web Development
17 6 (8.33%) User Experience

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 31 (43.06%) Apache
2 12 (16.67%) WordPress
3 8 (11.11%) Drupal
4 7 (9.72%) CMS
5 4 (5.56%) Joomla!
6 2 (2.78%) Node.js
7 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Photoshop
2 5 (6.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.39%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) GitHub
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (5.56%) Broadband
2 4 (5.56%) VoIP
3 3 (4.17%) Intranet
3 3 (4.17%) Extranet
4 1 (1.39%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Subversion
2 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.56%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.78%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 3 (4.17%) Marketing
2 2 (2.78%) Financial Institution
2 2 (2.78%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 69 (95.83%) Developer
2 52 (72.22%) PHP Developer
3 31 (43.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 16 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Programmer
6 5 (6.94%) Web Programmer
7 4 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (5.56%) PHP Programmer
7 4 (5.56%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.17%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Designer
8 3 (4.17%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.78%) Web Designer
9 2 (2.78%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Junior Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Senior PHP Programmer
9 2 (2.78%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (87.50%) HTML
1 63 (87.50%) CSS
2 49 (68.06%) jQuery
3 14 (19.44%) HTML5
4 13 (18.06%) CSS3
4 13 (18.06%) LAMP
5 6 (8.33%) XHTML
6 5 (6.94%) Ajax
7 4 (5.56%) .NET
7 4 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (4.17%) Web Services
9 2 (2.78%) XML
9 2 (2.78%) Grails
9 2 (2.78%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.78%) ExpressJS
10 1 (1.39%) Sass
10 1 (1.39%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) User Experience
2 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 33 (45.83%) Linux
2 22 (30.56%) UNIX
3 6 (8.33%) Windows
4 5 (6.94%) CentOS
5 3 (4.17%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.17%) Android
5 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.17%) Fedora
5 3 (4.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.78%) MVC
2 22 (30.56%) OO
3 21 (29.17%) OO PHP
4 14 (19.44%) E-Commerce
5 12 (16.67%) OOP
6 6 (8.33%) Web Development
7 4 (5.56%) Web Design
7 4 (5.56%) SEO
7 4 (5.56%) CRM
7 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (4.17%) Refactoring
9 2 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.78%) Mobile Application Development
10 1 (1.39%) Time Management
10 1 (1.39%) Content Management
10 1 (1.39%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 25 (34.72%) PHP5
3 21 (29.17%) PHP4
4 7 (9.72%) SQL
5 3 (4.17%) C#
6 2 (2.78%) Ruby
6 2 (2.78%) Groovy
7 1 (1.39%) C
7 1 (1.39%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) Adobe
2 5 (6.94%) Zend
3 4 (5.56%) Twitter
4 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.78%) Google
6 1 (1.39%) Apple
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday