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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 22 20 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +18
Permanent jobs citing PHP 66 74 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 8.97% 9.79% 5.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.46% 17.45% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 50 64 50
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £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
401 424 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 54.48% 56.08% 55.05%
Number of salaries quoted 352 362 490
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 February 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Oxford

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 111 (84.09%) JavaScript
2 109 (82.58%) HTML
3 108 (81.82%) CSS
4 71 (53.79%) jQuery
5 68 (51.52%) MySQL
6 58 (43.94%) OO
7 48 (36.36%) SQL
8 47 (35.61%) Ajax
9 45 (34.09%) Java
10 42 (31.82%) .NET
11 41 (31.06%) Linux
11 41 (31.06%) HTML5
12 39 (29.55%) CSS3
12 39 (29.55%) C#
13 32 (24.24%) MVC
14 29 (21.97%) Git (software)
14 29 (21.97%) Open Source
15 28 (21.21%) OOP
16 27 (20.45%) Python
17 26 (19.70%) User Experience
18 25 (18.94%) AngularJS
18 25 (18.94%) XML
18 25 (18.94%) Drupal
18 25 (18.94%) Subversion
19 24 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
20 22 (16.67%) Software Engineering
20 22 (16.67%) WordPress
20 22 (16.67%) Node.js
21 21 (15.91%) Computer Science
21 21 (15.91%) Web Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (18.94%) Drupal
2 22 (16.67%) WordPress
2 22 (16.67%) Node.js
3 12 (9.09%) ColdFusion
4 11 (8.33%) CMS
4 11 (8.33%) Apache
5 7 (5.30%) nginx
Applications
1 19 (14.39%) Photoshop
2 11 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.09%) SaaS
2 10 (7.58%) GitHub
3 7 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.79%) DHCP
1 5 (3.79%) HTTP
1 5 (3.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (51.52%) MySQL
2 14 (10.61%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.58%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.79%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.79%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.79%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.79%) Big Data
5 4 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (21.97%) Git (software)
2 25 (18.94%) Subversion
3 3 (2.27%) Selenium
3 3 (2.27%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.52%) Behat
5 1 (0.76%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (0.76%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.76%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 11 (8.33%) Marketing
2 2 (1.52%) Advertising
2 2 (1.52%) Publishing
3 1 (0.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 110 (83.33%) Developer
2 30 (22.73%) PHP Developer
3 26 (19.70%) Web Developer
3 26 (19.70%) Senior Developer
4 17 (12.88%) Software Engineer
4 17 (12.88%) Software Developer
5 12 (9.09%) Junior
6 11 (8.33%) Junior Web Developer
6 11 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
6 11 (8.33%) Junior Developer
7 9 (6.82%) Front-End Developer
7 9 (6.82%) Graduate
8 6 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (3.79%) SQL Developer
9 5 (3.79%) Administrator
9 5 (3.79%) Architect
9 5 (3.79%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (3.79%) Data Architect
9 5 (3.79%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (82.58%) HTML
2 108 (81.82%) CSS
3 71 (53.79%) jQuery
4 47 (35.61%) Ajax
5 42 (31.82%) .NET
6 41 (31.06%) HTML5
7 39 (29.55%) CSS3
8 25 (18.94%) AngularJS
8 25 (18.94%) XML
9 20 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 15 (11.36%) Backbone.js
11 14 (10.61%) Ember.js
12 13 (9.85%) SOAP
13 12 (9.09%) CakePHP
14 10 (7.58%) JSON
15 9 (6.82%) Symfony
15 9 (6.82%) LAMP
16 7 (5.30%) REST
16 7 (5.30%) KnockoutJS
16 7 (5.30%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 29 (21.97%) Open Source
2 26 (19.70%) User Experience
3 21 (15.91%) Computer Science
4 13 (9.85%) Mobile App
4 13 (9.85%) Web 2.0
5 6 (4.55%) Semantic Web
6 5 (3.79%) Data Structures
6 5 (3.79%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.76%) Social Network
8 1 (0.76%) W3C
8 1 (0.76%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 41 (31.06%) Linux
2 17 (12.88%) Windows
3 5 (3.79%) CentOS
3 5 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (43.94%) OO
2 32 (24.24%) MVC
3 28 (21.21%) OOP
4 24 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 21 (15.91%) Web Development
7 15 (11.36%) TDD
8 14 (10.61%) Unit Testing
9 12 (9.09%) Web Design
10 11 (8.33%) Content Management
11 10 (7.58%) OO PHP
12 9 (6.82%) Mentoring
12 9 (6.82%) CRM
13 8 (6.06%) Scrum
13 8 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
14 7 (5.30%) BDD
14 7 (5.30%) Digital Marketing
15 5 (3.79%) Migration
15 5 (3.79%) Data Migration
15 5 (3.79%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 111 (84.09%) JavaScript
2 48 (36.36%) SQL
3 45 (34.09%) Java
4 39 (29.55%) C#
5 27 (20.45%) Python
6 14 (10.61%) PHP5
7 12 (9.09%) C++
7 12 (9.09%) Perl
8 9 (6.82%) Ruby
9 6 (4.55%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.79%) Scala
10 5 (3.79%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.76%) C
11 1 (0.76%) XPath
11 1 (0.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (0.76%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (5.30%) Puppet
2 5 (3.79%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (6.06%) Adobe
1 8 (6.06%) Twitter
2 5 (3.79%) Zend
2 5 (3.79%) Red Hat
2 5 (3.79%) Oracle
3 2 (1.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.52%) Perforce
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