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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 14 17 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 17 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 14.29% 2.17% 15.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.79% 3.33% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 6
Average salary £17,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
78 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 65.55% 65.22% 60.53%
Number of salaries quoted 69 25 23
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -11.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
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 30 January 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Plymouth

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 30 (71.43%) HTML
1 30 (71.43%) CSS
2 25 (59.52%) JavaScript
3 19 (45.24%) MySQL
4 18 (42.86%) jQuery
5 14 (33.33%) Web Development
6 13 (30.95%) OO
6 13 (30.95%) E-Commerce
7 12 (28.57%) SEO
7 12 (28.57%) CMS
8 11 (26.19%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (23.81%) Degree
10 9 (21.43%) Ajax
10 9 (21.43%) HTML5
10 9 (21.43%) Linux
10 9 (21.43%) SQL
11 8 (19.05%) Zend
12 7 (16.67%) Web Design
12 7 (16.67%) Magento
12 7 (16.67%) Sass
12 7 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 7 (16.67%) OOP
12 7 (16.67%) Adobe
12 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (16.67%) TDD
12 7 (16.67%) Pair Programming
12 7 (16.67%) Spring
13 5 (11.90%) Games
13 5 (11.90%) Project Management
13 5 (11.90%) Flash

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 12 (28.57%) CMS
2 4 (9.52%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.38%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.52%) Subversion
2 1 (2.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 5 (11.90%) Games
1 5 (11.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (100.00%) Developer
2 23 (54.76%) PHP Developer
3 22 (52.38%) Web Developer
4 14 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Junior PHP Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Junior Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Junior
6 6 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
6 6 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.38%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (71.43%) HTML
1 30 (71.43%) CSS
2 18 (42.86%) jQuery
3 9 (21.43%) Ajax
3 9 (21.43%) HTML5
4 7 (16.67%) Sass
4 7 (16.67%) Spring
5 5 (11.90%) Flash
5 5 (11.90%) XHTML
6 4 (9.52%) JSON
6 4 (9.52%) Backbone.js
6 4 (9.52%) CSS3
6 4 (9.52%) LAMP
7 1 (2.38%) Google Maps API
7 1 (2.38%) SproutCore
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Visualisation
1 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Android
2 4 (9.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Web Development
2 13 (30.95%) OO
2 13 (30.95%) E-Commerce
3 12 (28.57%) SEO
4 11 (26.19%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (16.67%) Web Design
5 7 (16.67%) OOP
5 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.67%) TDD
5 7 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 5 (11.90%) Project Management
6 5 (11.90%) OO PHP
6 5 (11.90%) Online Marketing
7 4 (9.52%) ETL
7 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) JavaScript
2 9 (21.43%) SQL
3 5 (11.90%) Java
3 5 (11.90%) PHP5
4 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Zend
2 7 (16.67%) Adobe
3 5 (11.90%) Facebook
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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