The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 17 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 20 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 13.33% 2.08% 11.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.05% 3.45% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 5
Average salary £23,500 £37,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.33% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £37,500 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £37,500 £24,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
PHP
Devon

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

Programming Languages Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
95 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 63.33% 60.42% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 83 25 25
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £39,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

PHP
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

PHP Salary Trend in Plymouth

PHP
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Plymouth region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Plymouth

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 36 (78.26%) HTML
1 36 (78.26%) CSS
2 31 (67.39%) JavaScript
3 25 (54.35%) MySQL
4 23 (50.00%) Web Development
5 20 (43.48%) E-Commerce
6 19 (41.30%) OO
7 17 (36.96%) Linux
7 17 (36.96%) Degree
7 17 (36.96%) jQuery
8 12 (26.09%) XHTML
8 12 (26.09%) Marketing
8 12 (26.09%) PHP5
8 12 (26.09%) Online Marketing
8 12 (26.09%) OO PHP
9 10 (21.74%) Ajax
9 10 (21.74%) HTML5
10 9 (19.57%) SEO
10 9 (19.57%) CMS
10 9 (19.57%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (15.22%) SQL
11 7 (15.22%) OOP
11 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (15.22%) TDD
11 7 (15.22%) Pair Programming
11 7 (15.22%) Spring
11 7 (15.22%) Zend
11 7 (15.22%) Magento
11 7 (15.22%) Facebook
12 5 (10.87%) Java

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 9 (19.57%) CMS
2 5 (10.87%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (54.35%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.35%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Subversion
1 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 12 (26.09%) Marketing
2 5 (10.87%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (100.00%) Developer
2 30 (65.22%) Web Developer
3 27 (58.70%) PHP Developer
4 18 (39.13%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 13 (28.26%) MySQL Developer
5 13 (28.26%) PHP Web Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Junior Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Junior
7 4 (8.70%) Junior PHP Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (78.26%) HTML
1 36 (78.26%) CSS
2 17 (36.96%) jQuery
3 12 (26.09%) XHTML
4 10 (21.74%) Ajax
4 10 (21.74%) HTML5
5 7 (15.22%) Spring
6 5 (10.87%) CSS3
6 5 (10.87%) Backbone.js
6 5 (10.87%) JSON
6 5 (10.87%) LAMP
6 5 (10.87%) Flash
7 4 (8.70%) Sass
8 2 (4.35%) SproutCore
8 2 (4.35%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
1 5 (10.87%) Visualisation
1 5 (10.87%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Android
2 5 (10.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Web Development
2 20 (43.48%) E-Commerce
3 19 (41.30%) OO
4 12 (26.09%) Online Marketing
4 12 (26.09%) OO PHP
5 9 (19.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (19.57%) SEO
6 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.22%) TDD
6 7 (15.22%) Pair Programming
6 7 (15.22%) OOP
7 5 (10.87%) Project Management
8 4 (8.70%) Web Design
9 2 (4.35%) ETL
9 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 31 (67.39%) JavaScript
2 12 (26.09%) PHP5
3 7 (15.22%) SQL
4 5 (10.87%) Java
5 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (36.96%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Zend
1 7 (15.22%) Facebook
2 4 (8.70%) Adobe
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
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