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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 20 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing PHP 8 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 8.89% 15.60% 3.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.88% 23.61% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 0
Average salary £23,000 £17,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
81 72 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 90.00% 66.06% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 59 66 26
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Plymouth

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 9 (90.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (90.00%) Web Development
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
2 7 (70.00%) WordPress
2 7 (70.00%) Adobe
2 7 (70.00%) CMS
2 7 (70.00%) MySQL
2 7 (70.00%) Photoshop
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) OO
2 7 (70.00%) CRM
2 7 (70.00%) HTML5
2 7 (70.00%) CSS3
2 7 (70.00%) Laravel
2 7 (70.00%) LESS
2 7 (70.00%) PhpStorm
2 7 (70.00%) Bower
2 7 (70.00%) OO PHP
2 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (70.00%) gulp
3 2 (20.00%) OOP
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (20.00%) Magento
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Retail

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 7 (70.00%) CMS
1 7 (70.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Bower
1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (70.00%) gulp
1 7 (70.00%) PhpStorm
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Junior
2 7 (70.00%) Junior Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Junior Web Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Agile Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Magento Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) CSS3
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) HTML5
1 7 (70.00%) jQuery
1 7 (70.00%) Laravel
1 7 (70.00%) LESS
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Zend Framework
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (90.00%) Web Development
2 7 (70.00%) CRM
2 7 (70.00%) OO
2 7 (70.00%) OO PHP
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (10.00%) Zend