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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 41 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 36 127 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.73% 14.27% 7.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.74% 20.29% 13.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33 121 59
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £42,500 £57,500
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
412 626 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 54.14% 70.34% 57.22%
Number of salaries quoted 357 573 502
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 April 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Oxford

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 107 (86.29%) HTML
1 107 (86.29%) CSS
2 98 (79.03%) JavaScript
3 64 (51.61%) jQuery
4 62 (50.00%) MySQL
5 52 (41.94%) OO
6 47 (37.90%) Linux
6 47 (37.90%) Ajax
7 42 (33.87%) SQL
8 41 (33.06%) HTML5
9 39 (31.45%) CSS3
10 36 (29.03%) Java
11 34 (27.42%) .NET
12 30 (24.19%) Python
13 27 (21.77%) Open Source
14 26 (20.97%) Git (software)
14 26 (20.97%) Node.js
15 25 (20.16%) Agile Software Development
15 25 (20.16%) MVC
15 25 (20.16%) Web Development
16 24 (19.35%) C#
17 22 (17.74%) Drupal
17 22 (17.74%) AngularJS
17 22 (17.74%) WordPress
18 21 (16.94%) Subversion
18 21 (16.94%) OOP
19 20 (16.13%) Windows
19 20 (16.13%) Software Engineering
19 20 (16.13%) Computer Science
20 19 (15.32%) Photoshop

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 26 (20.97%) Node.js
2 22 (17.74%) Drupal
2 22 (17.74%) WordPress
3 9 (7.26%) CMS
4 8 (6.45%) Apache
5 5 (4.03%) nginx
6 2 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.81%) Kentico
Applications
1 19 (15.32%) Photoshop
2 12 (9.68%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.84%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.65%) GitHub
2 5 (4.03%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.45%) DNS
2 5 (4.03%) DHCP
2 5 (4.03%) HTTP
3 2 (1.61%) VPN
3 2 (1.61%) WAN
3 2 (1.61%) OSPF
3 2 (1.61%) BGP
3 2 (1.61%) Firewall
3 2 (1.61%) IPsec
3 2 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (1.61%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.81%) FCoE
4 1 (0.81%) Intranet
4 1 (0.81%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.81%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (50.00%) MySQL
2 11 (8.87%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (4.84%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.23%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.23%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (20.97%) Git (software)
2 21 (16.94%) Subversion
3 3 (2.42%) Selenium
4 1 (0.81%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.81%) Behat
General
1 8 (6.45%) Marketing
2 4 (3.23%) Games
3 1 (0.81%) Banking
3 1 (0.81%) Back Office
3 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.81%) Finance
3 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 102 (82.26%) Developer
2 34 (27.42%) PHP Developer
3 29 (23.39%) Web Developer
4 23 (18.55%) Senior Developer
5 21 (16.94%) Full Stack Developer
6 15 (12.10%) Software Engineer
7 14 (11.29%) Junior
8 13 (10.48%) Junior Developer
9 12 (9.68%) Junior Web Developer
10 9 (7.26%) Senior PHP Developer
11 8 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
12 7 (5.65%) Front-End Developer
13 6 (4.84%) Senior Web Developer
13 6 (4.84%) PHP Web Developer
14 5 (4.03%) Lead Systems Engineer
14 5 (4.03%) Administrator
14 5 (4.03%) Graduate
14 5 (4.03%) Systems Administrator
14 5 (4.03%) Systems Engineer
14 5 (4.03%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (86.29%) HTML
1 107 (86.29%) CSS
2 64 (51.61%) jQuery
3 47 (37.90%) Ajax
4 41 (33.06%) HTML5
5 39 (31.45%) CSS3
6 34 (27.42%) .NET
7 22 (17.74%) AngularJS
8 19 (15.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (10.48%) XML
10 11 (8.87%) LAMP
10 11 (8.87%) JSON
10 11 (8.87%) Backbone.js
10 11 (8.87%) Ember.js
11 7 (5.65%) Sass
11 7 (5.65%) CakePHP
12 6 (4.84%) SOAP
12 6 (4.84%) LESS
12 6 (4.84%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (4.84%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.77%) Open Source
2 20 (16.13%) Computer Science
3 19 (15.32%) User Experience
4 14 (11.29%) Web 2.0
5 11 (8.87%) Mobile App
6 6 (4.84%) Semantic Web
6 6 (4.84%) Data Structures
6 6 (4.84%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.42%) Social Gaming
8 2 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.81%) W3C
9 1 (0.81%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 47 (37.90%) Linux
2 20 (16.13%) Windows
3 6 (4.84%) CentOS
3 6 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.81%) UNIX
4 1 (0.81%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (41.94%) OO
2 25 (20.16%) MVC
2 25 (20.16%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (20.16%) Web Development
3 21 (16.94%) OOP
4 20 (16.13%) Software Engineering
5 15 (12.10%) Unit Testing
6 13 (10.48%) Web Design
7 12 (9.68%) TDD
7 12 (9.68%) Content Management
8 11 (8.87%) Mentoring
9 9 (7.26%) OO PHP
10 8 (6.45%) Scrum
10 8 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (4.84%) BDD
11 6 (4.84%) Migration
12 5 (4.03%) E-Commerce
12 5 (4.03%) Automated Testing
12 5 (4.03%) Web Application Development
12 5 (4.03%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 98 (79.03%) JavaScript
2 42 (33.87%) SQL
3 36 (29.03%) Java
4 30 (24.19%) Python
5 24 (19.35%) C#
6 12 (9.68%) PHP5
7 11 (8.87%) Perl
8 9 (7.26%) C++
9 8 (6.45%) Ruby
10 7 (5.65%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.23%) Scala
12 3 (2.42%) C
12 3 (2.42%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.61%) VBA
14 1 (0.81%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.81%) Korn
14 1 (0.81%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.10%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (5.65%) Puppet
2 5 (4.03%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.42%) Nagios
4 1 (0.81%) SELinux
4 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 9 (7.26%) Adobe
2 7 (5.65%) Twitter
3 6 (4.84%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.03%) Oracle
4 5 (4.03%) Perforce
5 2 (1.61%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.61%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.61%) Cisco
6 1 (0.81%) IBM
6 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.81%) VMware
6 1 (0.81%) Zend
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