The table below looks at the statistics for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 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 5
Rank 75 64 84
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 3 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.41% 1.72% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.75% 3.07% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 2
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +7.93%
PHP5
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%

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

PHP5
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Oxford region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in Oxford

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) PHP
1 14 (100.00%) MySQL
1 14 (100.00%) MVC
2 12 (85.71%) CSS
2 12 (85.71%) HTML5
3 11 (78.57%) jQuery
4 10 (71.43%) CSS3
5 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
5 9 (64.29%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (42.86%) Ajax
6 6 (42.86%) Semantic Web
6 6 (42.86%) JSON
6 6 (42.86%) XML
6 6 (42.86%) Photoshop
6 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 6 (42.86%) Adobe
6 6 (42.86%) OO
6 6 (42.86%) WebSockets
6 6 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (42.86%) Sass
6 6 (42.86%) LESS
6 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
7 5 (35.71%) Symfony
8 3 (21.43%) Zend
8 3 (21.43%) TDD
8 3 (21.43%) Subversion
8 3 (21.43%) OOP

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Photoshop
1 6 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) MySQL
2 9 (64.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Behat
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 2 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Lead PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) CSS
2 12 (85.71%) HTML5
3 11 (78.57%) jQuery
4 10 (71.43%) CSS3
5 6 (42.86%) WebSockets
5 6 (42.86%) XML
5 6 (42.86%) Ajax
5 6 (42.86%) JSON
5 6 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (42.86%) Sass
5 6 (42.86%) LESS
5 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
6 5 (35.71%) Symfony
7 3 (21.43%) Doctrine
8 2 (14.29%) Laravel
9 1 (7.14%) CakePHP
9 1 (7.14%) Kohana
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Semantic Web
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) MVC
2 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
3 6 (42.86%) OO
3 6 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (21.43%) OOP
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) User Stories
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
6 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
6 1 (7.14%) OO PHP
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Adobe
2 3 (21.43%) Zend