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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 60 53 36
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -17
Permanent jobs citing PHP 6 21 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.16% 3.31% 5.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 7.47% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 26
Average salary £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
264 281 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 50.87% 44.25% 49.44%
Number of salaries quoted 215 253 284
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 11 (64.71%) CSS
3 9 (52.94%) jQuery
4 8 (47.06%) Web Development
4 8 (47.06%) MySQL
5 7 (41.18%) Degree
5 7 (41.18%) WordPress
6 6 (35.29%) HTML5
6 6 (35.29%) Marketing
6 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
7 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
7 5 (29.41%) MVC
7 5 (29.41%) LAMP
7 5 (29.41%) CSS3
8 4 (23.53%) Drupal
8 4 (23.53%) Magento
8 4 (23.53%) CMS
8 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (17.65%) OO
9 3 (17.65%) SQL
9 3 (17.65%) Java
9 3 (17.65%) C#
9 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
9 3 (17.65%) Bitbucket
9 3 (17.65%) User Experience
10 2 (11.76%) Sass
10 2 (11.76%) OO PHP
10 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
10 2 (11.76%) Animation

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (41.18%) WordPress
2 4 (23.53%) CMS
2 4 (23.53%) Drupal
3 2 (11.76%) Apache
4 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Fireworks
1 2 (11.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Magento
2 1 (5.88%) OpenCart
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Bitbucket
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (35.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) PHP Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Web Developer
4 4 (23.53%) WordPress Developer
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (17.65%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (17.65%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (17.65%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Designer
6 2 (11.76%) UI Designer
6 2 (11.76%) UI/UX Designer
6 2 (11.76%) UX Designer
6 2 (11.76%) Web Applications Designer
6 2 (11.76%) Web Designer
6 2 (11.76%) Web UI Designer
6 2 (11.76%) Web UI/UX Designer
7 1 (5.88%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (5.88%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) CSS
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) jQuery
3 6 (35.29%) HTML5
4 5 (29.41%) CSS3
4 5 (29.41%) LAMP
5 2 (11.76%) Sass
6 1 (5.88%) .NET
6 1 (5.88%) Ajax
6 1 (5.88%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (5.88%) Laravel
6 1 (5.88%) Symfony
6 1 (5.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Animation
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Web Development
2 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
3 5 (29.41%) MVC
3 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) OO
6 2 (11.76%) CRM
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) OO PHP
7 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
7 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
7 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (5.88%) Scrum
7 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) PHP 5
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Facebook
1 1 (5.88%) Zend
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