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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 10 3 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing PHP 25 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 18.94% 20.59% 11.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.74% 38.89% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 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 £21,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £24,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
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
87 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 65.91% 52.94% 53.49%
Number of salaries quoted 77 16 19
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £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 22 October 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Plymouth

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 22 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 (90.24%) HTML
1 37 (90.24%) CSS
2 32 (78.05%) JavaScript
3 29 (70.73%) MySQL
4 26 (63.41%) E-Commerce
5 22 (53.66%) Web Development
6 21 (51.22%) Marketing
6 21 (51.22%) XHTML
6 21 (51.22%) Online Marketing
7 20 (48.78%) Linux
7 20 (48.78%) Degree
8 19 (46.34%) OO
9 15 (36.59%) PHP5
9 15 (36.59%) OO PHP
10 13 (31.71%) jQuery
11 11 (26.83%) CMS
12 10 (24.39%) Ajax
12 10 (24.39%) HTML5
13 7 (17.07%) Facebook
14 6 (14.63%) Content Management
14 6 (14.63%) Adobe
15 5 (12.20%) Project Management
15 5 (12.20%) LAMP
15 5 (12.20%) Games
15 5 (12.20%) SEO
15 5 (12.20%) Apache
15 5 (12.20%) Flash
15 5 (12.20%) SQL
15 5 (12.20%) Java
15 5 (12.20%) Subversion

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (26.83%) CMS
2 5 (12.20%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (70.73%) MySQL
2 2 (4.88%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Subversion
1 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 21 (51.22%) Marketing
2 5 (12.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (68.29%) Web Developer
3 22 (53.66%) PHP Developer
4 16 (39.02%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 15 (36.59%) MySQL Developer
5 15 (36.59%) PHP Web Developer
6 6 (14.63%) HTML Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (90.24%) HTML
1 37 (90.24%) CSS
2 21 (51.22%) XHTML
3 13 (31.71%) jQuery
4 10 (24.39%) Ajax
4 10 (24.39%) HTML5
5 5 (12.20%) LAMP
5 5 (12.20%) Flash
5 5 (12.20%) JSON
5 5 (12.20%) CSS3
5 5 (12.20%) Backbone.js
6 4 (9.76%) Spring
7 2 (4.88%) Google Maps API
7 2 (4.88%) SproutCore
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
1 5 (12.20%) Open Source
1 5 (12.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) Apple iOS
2 5 (12.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) E-Commerce
2 22 (53.66%) Web Development
3 21 (51.22%) Online Marketing
4 19 (46.34%) OO
5 15 (36.59%) OO PHP
6 6 (14.63%) Content Management
7 5 (12.20%) Project Management
7 5 (12.20%) SEO
7 5 (12.20%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.76%) TDD
8 4 (9.76%) Pair Programming
8 4 (9.76%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) JavaScript
2 15 (36.59%) PHP5
3 5 (12.20%) SQL
3 5 (12.20%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Facebook
2 6 (14.63%) Adobe
3 4 (9.76%) Zend
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