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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 4 1 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing PHP 18 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 30.51% 27.69% 4.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.91% 60.00% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 2
Average salary £24,000 £24,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,250 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
44 30 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 74.58% 46.15% 70.73%
Number of salaries quoted 30 26 24
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £32,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 22 (73.33%) HTML
1 22 (73.33%) JavaScript
1 22 (73.33%) CSS
1 22 (73.33%) E-Commerce
2 20 (66.67%) MySQL
2 20 (66.67%) Web Development
3 18 (60.00%) Marketing
4 17 (56.67%) Linux
5 16 (53.33%) XHTML
5 16 (53.33%) Online Marketing
6 10 (33.33%) OO
6 10 (33.33%) Degree
6 10 (33.33%) PHP5
6 10 (33.33%) OO PHP
7 6 (20.00%) Adobe
7 6 (20.00%) Content Management
7 6 (20.00%) CMS
8 5 (16.67%) jQuery
9 4 (13.33%) Zend
9 4 (13.33%) Zend Framework
9 4 (13.33%) Facebook
9 4 (13.33%) Open Source
9 4 (13.33%) Magento
9 4 (13.33%) Apache
10 3 (10.00%) UNIX
10 3 (10.00%) HTML5
10 3 (10.00%) CSS3
10 3 (10.00%) JSON
10 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 3 (10.00%) Ajax

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (20.00%) CMS
2 4 (13.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) WordPress
3 1 (3.33%) Drupal
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Subversion
1 2 (6.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (60.00%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) Web Developer
3 12 (40.00%) PHP Developer
4 10 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 10 (33.33%) MySQL Developer
4 10 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (20.00%) HTML Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Systems Architect
6 3 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Development Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Programmer
8 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) HTML
1 22 (73.33%) CSS
2 16 (53.33%) XHTML
3 5 (16.67%) jQuery
4 4 (13.33%) Zend Framework
5 3 (10.00%) HTML5
5 3 (10.00%) CSS3
5 3 (10.00%) JSON
5 3 (10.00%) Ajax
6 2 (6.67%) Google Maps API
6 2 (6.67%) Backbone.js
6 2 (6.67%) SproutCore
6 2 (6.67%) LAMP
7 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.33%) SOAP
7 1 (3.33%) .NET
7 1 (3.33%) Ember.js
7 1 (3.33%) REST
7 1 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) E-Commerce
2 20 (66.67%) Web Development
3 16 (53.33%) Online Marketing
4 10 (33.33%) OO
4 10 (33.33%) OO PHP
5 6 (20.00%) Content Management
6 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (33.33%) PHP5
3 1 (3.33%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Adobe
2 4 (13.33%) Zend
2 4 (13.33%) Facebook
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