The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 30 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing PHP 53 77 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 7.26% 8.09% 8.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.30% 14.81% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 44 72 57
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
PHP
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
431 520 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 59.04% 54.62% 56.01%
Number of salaries quoted 388 479 411
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

PHP
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

PHP Salary Trend in Oxford

PHP
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Oxford

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

1 126 (69.61%) JavaScript
2 120 (66.30%) HTML
3 118 (65.19%) MySQL
4 113 (62.43%) CSS
5 66 (36.46%) jQuery
6 63 (34.81%) .NET
7 48 (26.52%) MVC
7 48 (26.52%) HTML5
7 48 (26.52%) CSS3
8 47 (25.97%) Java
8 47 (25.97%) SQL
9 46 (25.41%) Mobile App
10 45 (24.86%) C#
11 38 (20.99%) OO
12 37 (20.44%) ASP.NET
13 36 (19.89%) LAMP
14 33 (18.23%) Drupal
15 32 (17.68%) Git (software)
16 31 (17.13%) SQL Server
16 31 (17.13%) Linux
16 31 (17.13%) Software Engineering
17 30 (16.57%) Microsoft
17 30 (16.57%) Degree
18 28 (15.47%) JSON
18 28 (15.47%) Apple iOS
18 28 (15.47%) KnockoutJS
19 27 (14.92%) Backbone.js
20 26 (14.36%) Symfony
20 26 (14.36%) Mobile Application Development
21 25 (13.81%) C++

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 33 (18.23%) Drupal
2 23 (12.71%) WordPress
3 22 (12.15%) CMS
4 21 (11.60%) Apache
5 7 (3.87%) IIS
6 6 (3.31%) Node.js
7 5 (2.76%) SilverStripe
7 5 (2.76%) SugarCRM
8 4 (2.21%) ColdFusion
9 3 (1.66%) nginx
10 2 (1.10%) MS Exchange
10 2 (1.10%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.55%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.55%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 16 (8.84%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.21%) MS Office
4 3 (1.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (1.66%) Magento
2 1 (0.55%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.97%) GitHub
2 3 (1.66%) SaaS
3 2 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.55%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.66%) Firewall
2 2 (1.10%) HTTP
3 1 (0.55%) DNS
3 1 (0.55%) Internet
3 1 (0.55%) OSPF
3 1 (0.55%) BGP
3 1 (0.55%) WAN
3 1 (0.55%) POP3
3 1 (0.55%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (65.19%) MySQL
2 31 (17.13%) SQL Server
3 22 (12.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (10.50%) NoSQL
5 17 (9.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.76%) Big Data
6 5 (2.76%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.66%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.10%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 32 (17.68%) Git (software)
2 19 (10.50%) Subversion
2 19 (10.50%) Mercurial
3 11 (6.08%) Selenium
4 5 (2.76%) WebDriver
5 4 (2.21%) PHPUnit
5 4 (2.21%) Jasmine
5 4 (2.21%) JSUnit
5 4 (2.21%) JIRA
6 3 (1.66%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.66%) Grunt
6 3 (1.66%) Bower
7 2 (1.10%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.10%) Behat
8 1 (0.55%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (10.50%) Marketing
2 4 (2.21%) Advertising
3 3 (1.66%) Publishing
3 3 (1.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.10%) Finance
4 2 (1.10%) Banking
5 1 (0.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 143 (79.01%) Developer
2 75 (41.44%) Web Developer
3 50 (27.62%) PHP Developer
4 38 (20.99%) Software Developer
5 27 (14.92%) Software Engineer
6 18 (9.94%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 17 (9.39%) C# Developer
7 17 (9.39%) C# Software Engineer
7 17 (9.39%) C# Web Developer
7 17 (9.39%) C# Software Developer
8 16 (8.84%) Front-End Developer
9 10 (5.52%) Graduate
10 9 (4.97%) Architect
10 9 (4.97%) Team Leader
11 8 (4.42%) Tester
11 8 (4.42%) Applications Developer
11 8 (4.42%) QA Tester
11 8 (4.42%) Web Applications Developer
12 7 (3.87%) Software Consultant
12 7 (3.87%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (66.30%) HTML
2 113 (62.43%) CSS
3 66 (36.46%) jQuery
4 63 (34.81%) .NET
5 48 (26.52%) HTML5
5 48 (26.52%) CSS3
6 37 (20.44%) ASP.NET
7 36 (19.89%) LAMP
8 28 (15.47%) JSON
8 28 (15.47%) KnockoutJS
9 27 (14.92%) Backbone.js
10 26 (14.36%) Symfony
11 23 (12.71%) Laravel
11 23 (12.71%) Ajax
12 20 (11.05%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (9.94%) RESTful
14 15 (8.29%) XML
15 11 (6.08%) Web Services
15 11 (6.08%) CodeIgniter
16 10 (5.52%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (25.41%) Mobile App
2 22 (12.15%) Open Source
3 19 (10.50%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.87%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.21%) W3C
6 3 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.55%) Social Media
7 1 (0.55%) New Media
7 1 (0.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.13%) Linux
2 28 (15.47%) Apple iOS
3 25 (13.81%) Android
4 10 (5.52%) Windows
5 2 (1.10%) Debian
5 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.55%) CentOS
6 1 (0.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (26.52%) MVC
2 38 (20.99%) OO
3 31 (17.13%) Software Engineering
4 26 (14.36%) Mobile Application Development
5 25 (13.81%) TDD
6 24 (13.26%) Android Development
6 24 (13.26%) iOS Development
7 23 (12.71%) Web Development
8 22 (12.15%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (11.60%) Unit Testing
10 19 (10.50%) BDD
11 14 (7.73%) Content Management
12 13 (7.18%) Responsive Web Design
13 11 (6.08%) Project Management
14 10 (5.52%) E-Commerce
14 10 (5.52%) OOD
14 10 (5.52%) Software Architecture
15 8 (4.42%) Waterfall
15 8 (4.42%) SEO
15 8 (4.42%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 126 (69.61%) JavaScript
2 47 (25.97%) SQL
2 47 (25.97%) Java
3 45 (24.86%) C#
4 25 (13.81%) C++
5 21 (11.60%) PHP5
6 8 (4.42%) Perl
7 7 (3.87%) Python
8 5 (2.76%) Ruby
8 5 (2.76%) VBScript
8 5 (2.76%) ActionScript
9 4 (2.21%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.21%) C
10 2 (1.10%) VB
11 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (16.57%) Degree
2 4 (2.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (2.21%) ISEB
2 4 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.10%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.84%) QA
2 2 (1.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.10%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.10%) Xen
1 2 (1.10%) XenServer
2 1 (0.55%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (1.66%) Puppet
2 2 (1.10%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.55%) Cacti
3 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (16.57%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.39%) BT
3 10 (5.52%) Zend
4 8 (4.42%) Adobe
5 7 (3.87%) Twitter
6 3 (1.66%) Percona
6 3 (1.66%) Oracle
6 3 (1.66%) SAP
6 3 (1.66%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.66%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.10%) Citrix
7 2 (1.10%) New Relic
7 2 (1.10%) Akamai
8 1 (0.55%) Google
8 1 (0.55%) Facebook
8 1 (0.55%) Juniper
8 1 (0.55%) Apple
8 1 (0.55%) Cisco
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £3000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Healthcare, Generous Holidays
Posted: 13 days ago