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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 52 34 49
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +15
Permanent jobs citing PHP 18 38 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.93% 6.12% 1.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.38% 12.38% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 4
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £39,500 £37,150
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
282 307 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 45.85% 49.44% 53.55%
Number of salaries quoted 252 283 194
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £48,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Northampton

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 (88.00%) HTML
2 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (80.00%) CSS
4 19 (76.00%) MySQL
5 11 (44.00%) MVC
6 8 (32.00%) Finance
6 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce
6 8 (32.00%) Web Development
7 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
7 7 (28.00%) Open Source
7 7 (28.00%) HTML5
7 7 (28.00%) CSS3
7 7 (28.00%) Laravel
8 6 (24.00%) Magento
8 6 (24.00%) Symfony
8 6 (24.00%) OOP
8 6 (24.00%) SOAP
9 5 (20.00%) Linux
9 5 (20.00%) Zend
9 5 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
9 5 (20.00%) Subversion
9 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (20.00%) TDD
9 5 (20.00%) LAMP
9 5 (20.00%) jQuery
9 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (20.00%) REST
10 3 (12.00%) Perl
10 3 (12.00%) Java
10 3 (12.00%) OO

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (4.00%) WordPress
1 1 (4.00%) CMS
1 1 (4.00%) Apache
1 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.00%) InDesign
1 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) PHP Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Junior
3 7 (28.00%) Junior Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Web Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Junior Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Development Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Graphic Designer
7 1 (4.00%) Designer
7 1 (4.00%) Application Development Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Digital Designer
7 1 (4.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Development Team Manager
7 1 (4.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) HTML
2 20 (80.00%) CSS
3 7 (28.00%) HTML5
3 7 (28.00%) CSS3
3 7 (28.00%) Laravel
4 6 (24.00%) Symfony
4 6 (24.00%) SOAP
5 5 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
5 5 (20.00%) LAMP
5 5 (20.00%) jQuery
5 5 (20.00%) REST
6 2 (8.00%) XML
7 1 (4.00%) RESTful
7 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.00%) JSON
7 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Open Source
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) CentOS
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) MVC
2 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (32.00%) Web Development
3 6 (24.00%) OOP
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (12.00%) OO
6 2 (8.00%) OO PHP
7 1 (4.00%) DevOps
7 1 (4.00%) High Availability
7 1 (4.00%) Content Management
7 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.00%) Perl
2 3 (12.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) C
3 2 (8.00%) C++
4 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCOM
1 1 (4.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Zend
2 1 (4.00%) F5
2 1 (4.00%) VMware
2 1 (4.00%) Google
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat