The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 19 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing PHP 1 2 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 1.79% 2.38% 14.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% 2.86% 22.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 19
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +59.57%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
36 70 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 64.29% 83.33% 65.84%
Number of salaries quoted 33 60 93
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £36,900 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Plymouth region citing PHP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing PHP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Plymouth region with a requirement for PHP.

1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) Web Development
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) OO
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) OO PHP
4 4 (50.00%) gulp
4 4 (50.00%) CSS3
4 4 (50.00%) PhpStorm
4 4 (50.00%) Bower
4 4 (50.00%) HTML5
4 4 (50.00%) Sass
4 4 (50.00%) WordPress
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) CRM
4 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (50.00%) Adobe
4 4 (50.00%) MySQL
4 4 (50.00%) Photoshop
4 4 (50.00%) CMS
5 3 (37.50%) MVC
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) Laravel
6 2 (25.00%) Open Source
6 2 (25.00%) Ruby
6 2 (25.00%) Python
7 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) CMS
1 4 (50.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (50.00%) Bower
2 4 (50.00%) gulp
2 4 (50.00%) PhpStorm
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (37.50%) PHP Developer
4 2 (25.00%) HTML Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Junior
4 2 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Junior PHP Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Web Applications Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (12.50%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 1 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) CSS3
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) Sass
4 3 (37.50%) Laravel
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (12.50%) Django
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Web Development
2 5 (62.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) OO PHP
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) CRM
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Open Source
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Android Development
6 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
6 1 (12.50%) OOP
6 1 (12.50%) Open Source Development
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Zend