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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 10 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 24 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 15.79% 15.38% 11.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 30.00% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 5
Average salary £23,500 £24,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.08% -2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,100 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
96 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 63.16% 51.28% 54.76%
Number of salaries quoted 85 17 20
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 31 October 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Plymouth

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 37 (86.05%) HTML
1 37 (86.05%) CSS
2 32 (74.42%) JavaScript
3 30 (69.77%) MySQL
4 27 (62.79%) E-Commerce
5 22 (51.16%) Web Development
6 21 (48.84%) XHTML
6 21 (48.84%) Marketing
6 21 (48.84%) Online Marketing
7 20 (46.51%) Linux
7 20 (46.51%) OO
7 20 (46.51%) Degree
8 15 (34.88%) PHP5
8 15 (34.88%) OO PHP
9 13 (30.23%) jQuery
10 11 (25.58%) CMS
11 10 (23.26%) Ajax
11 10 (23.26%) HTML5
12 7 (16.28%) Facebook
13 6 (13.95%) Content Management
13 6 (13.95%) Adobe
14 5 (11.63%) Project Management
14 5 (11.63%) LAMP
14 5 (11.63%) Games
14 5 (11.63%) SEO
14 5 (11.63%) Apache
14 5 (11.63%) Flash
14 5 (11.63%) OOP
14 5 (11.63%) SQL
14 5 (11.63%) Java

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 11 (25.58%) CMS
2 5 (11.63%) Apache
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (69.77%) MySQL
2 2 (4.65%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Subversion
1 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.65%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 21 (48.84%) Marketing
2 5 (11.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (100.00%) Developer
2 29 (67.44%) Web Developer
3 24 (55.81%) PHP Developer
4 17 (39.53%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 16 (37.21%) MySQL Developer
5 16 (37.21%) PHP Web Developer
6 6 (13.95%) HTML Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (86.05%) HTML
1 37 (86.05%) CSS
2 21 (48.84%) XHTML
3 13 (30.23%) jQuery
4 10 (23.26%) Ajax
4 10 (23.26%) HTML5
5 5 (11.63%) CSS3
5 5 (11.63%) Backbone.js
5 5 (11.63%) JSON
5 5 (11.63%) LAMP
5 5 (11.63%) Spring
5 5 (11.63%) Flash
6 2 (4.65%) Google Maps API
6 2 (4.65%) SproutCore
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
1 5 (11.63%) Visualisation
1 5 (11.63%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Linux
2 5 (11.63%) Android
2 5 (11.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) E-Commerce
2 22 (51.16%) Web Development
3 21 (48.84%) Online Marketing
4 20 (46.51%) OO
5 15 (34.88%) OO PHP
6 6 (13.95%) Content Management
7 5 (11.63%) OOP
7 5 (11.63%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (11.63%) Project Management
7 5 (11.63%) SEO
7 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (11.63%) TDD
7 5 (11.63%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 32 (74.42%) JavaScript
2 15 (34.88%) PHP5
3 5 (11.63%) Java
3 5 (11.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (46.51%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Facebook
2 6 (13.95%) Adobe
3 5 (11.63%) Zend
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Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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