The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PHP
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 29 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing PHP 12 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.27% 4.20% 0.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.51% 6.52% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 1
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
141 92 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 50.18% 64.34% 66.99%
Number of salaries quoted 129 76 43
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

PHP
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Northern Ireland region.

PHP Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

PHP
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

PHP Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

PHP
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PHP within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -5 12 £40,000 +6.66%
PHP
UK

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for PHP.

1 6 (46.15%) MySQL
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) SDLC
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) gulp
3 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
3 4 (30.77%) Phabricator
3 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
3 4 (30.77%) Express
3 4 (30.77%) Node.js
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
3 4 (30.77%) React
3 4 (30.77%) webpack
3 4 (30.77%) Cyber Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Advertising
4 3 (23.08%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) OOP
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) ERP
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) LAMP
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Kanban
5 2 (15.38%) GitHub
5 2 (15.38%) Relational Database

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) gulp
1 4 (30.77%) Phabricator
1 4 (30.77%) webpack
General
1 3 (23.08%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Software Developer
3 6 (46.15%) PHP Developer
4 5 (38.46%) Lead Developer
4 5 (38.46%) Lead Software Developer
5 4 (30.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (30.77%) Lead PHP Developer
6 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
6 2 (15.38%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (15.38%) C++/Java Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior C++ Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
7 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
1 4 (30.77%) Express
1 4 (30.77%) jQuery
1 4 (30.77%) Node.js
1 4 (30.77%) React
2 2 (15.38%) LAMP
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
3 1 (7.69%) WinForms
3 1 (7.69%) WPF
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) SDLC
1 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Cyber Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) Kanban
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) OOP
4 2 (15.38%) Programmatic Advertising
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Content Management
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) C++
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) VB6
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft