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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 31 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 51 59 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 6.72% 7.84% 7.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 12.50% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 37 48 60
Average salary £35,000 £37,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.28% +7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
408 472 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 53.75% 62.68% 54.30%
Number of salaries quoted 332 438 460
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Oxford

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 73 (81.11%) JavaScript
2 66 (73.33%) HTML
2 66 (73.33%) CSS
3 50 (55.56%) Linux
4 46 (51.11%) MySQL
5 40 (44.44%) SQL
6 36 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (37.78%) Python
8 33 (36.67%) OO
8 33 (36.67%) Java
9 29 (32.22%) jQuery
10 25 (27.78%) Node.js
11 24 (26.67%) Web Development
12 23 (25.56%) Ajax
12 23 (25.56%) Computer Science
12 23 (25.56%) TDD
12 23 (25.56%) C#
12 23 (25.56%) .NET
13 22 (24.44%) Git (software)
14 21 (23.33%) Open Source
15 20 (22.22%) Windows
15 20 (22.22%) E-Commerce
15 20 (22.22%) MVC
16 18 (20.00%) Scrum
17 16 (17.78%) Kanban
17 16 (17.78%) OOP
18 15 (16.67%) LAMP
18 15 (16.67%) Games
19 14 (15.56%) Subversion
19 14 (15.56%) Ruby

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 25 (27.78%) Node.js
2 9 (10.00%) Drupal
3 7 (7.78%) Apache
4 5 (5.56%) CMS
5 3 (3.33%) WordPress
6 2 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (2.22%) Moodle
7 1 (1.11%) Kentico
7 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (12.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (7.78%) Magento
2 1 (1.11%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) DNS
2 3 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (3.33%) VPN
2 3 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (3.33%) WAN
2 3 (3.33%) OSPF
2 3 (3.33%) BGP
2 3 (3.33%) Firewall
2 3 (3.33%) IPsec
2 3 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (3.33%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (2.22%) iSCSI
3 2 (2.22%) FCoE
4 1 (1.11%) Intranet
4 1 (1.11%) SMTP
4 1 (1.11%) DHCP
4 1 (1.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (51.11%) MySQL
2 11 (12.22%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.78%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.22%) Big Data
4 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (24.44%) Git (software)
2 14 (15.56%) Subversion
3 4 (4.44%) PHPUnit
4 3 (3.33%) JIRA
5 2 (2.22%) Selenium
6 1 (1.11%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.11%) Grunt
6 1 (1.11%) Bower
General
1 15 (16.67%) Games
2 6 (6.67%) Back Office
3 4 (4.44%) Publishing
4 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.11%) Finance
4 1 (1.11%) Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 76 (84.44%) Developer
2 31 (34.44%) Web Developer
3 22 (24.44%) PHP Developer
4 15 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 12 (13.33%) PHP Web Developer
6 11 (12.22%) Software Engineer
7 10 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 10 (11.11%) Junior
7 10 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 9 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 9 (10.00%) Junior Developer
9 8 (8.89%) Senior Software Engineer
10 7 (7.78%) Lead Developer
10 7 (7.78%) Lead Web Developer
11 6 (6.67%) Junior Web Developer
11 6 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
12 4 (4.44%) Support Engineer
12 4 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
12 4 (4.44%) Linux Support
12 4 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (73.33%) HTML
1 66 (73.33%) CSS
2 29 (32.22%) jQuery
3 23 (25.56%) .NET
3 23 (25.56%) Ajax
4 15 (16.67%) LAMP
5 13 (14.44%) HTML5
5 13 (14.44%) CSS3
6 11 (12.22%) Laravel
7 8 (8.89%) AngularJS
7 8 (8.89%) JSON
8 7 (7.78%) Symfony
8 7 (7.78%) CodeIgniter
9 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET
10 4 (4.44%) Web Services
10 4 (4.44%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (3.33%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.56%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.11%) Web 2.0
2 10 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 10 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 7 (7.78%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.56%) Social Gaming
6 3 (3.33%) Graphic Design
6 3 (3.33%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.22%) Semantic Web
7 2 (2.22%) User Experience
8 1 (1.11%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 50 (55.56%) Linux
2 20 (22.22%) Windows
3 5 (5.56%) Android
3 5 (5.56%) CentOS
3 5 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.44%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (36.67%) OO
3 24 (26.67%) Web Development
4 23 (25.56%) TDD
5 21 (23.33%) Open Source
6 20 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 20 (22.22%) MVC
7 18 (20.00%) Scrum
8 16 (17.78%) OOP
8 16 (17.78%) Kanban
9 13 (14.44%) Pair Programming
10 12 (13.33%) Automated Testing
10 12 (13.33%) Software Engineering
11 11 (12.22%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (12.22%) BDD
12 10 (11.11%) Mentoring
13 7 (7.78%) API Development
14 5 (5.56%) Analytics
14 5 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
15 4 (4.44%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (81.11%) JavaScript
2 40 (44.44%) SQL
3 34 (37.78%) Python
4 33 (36.67%) Java
5 23 (25.56%) C#
6 14 (15.56%) Ruby
7 9 (10.00%) C++
8 5 (5.56%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.44%) Korn
9 4 (4.44%) C
9 4 (4.44%) VB.NET
9 4 (4.44%) Perl
10 3 (3.33%) VBA
10 3 (3.33%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.11%) Scala
11 1 (1.11%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 7 (7.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.56%) Nagios
2 2 (2.22%) Puppet
2 2 (2.22%) SELinux
3 1 (1.11%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 1 (1.11%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (11.11%) Perforce
2 5 (5.56%) Red Hat
2 5 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.33%) Cisco
4 2 (2.22%) VMware
4 2 (2.22%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.11%) IBM
5 1 (1.11%) Adobe
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