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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 11 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing PHP 4 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 8.33% 19.72% 7.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.39% 32.56% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Average salary £40,000 - £24,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £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
23 43 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 47.92% 60.56% 55.88%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 27
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 11 (47.83%) HTML
1 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
1 11 (47.83%) CSS
2 8 (34.78%) MySQL
2 8 (34.78%) Zend
3 7 (30.43%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (30.43%) Sass
3 7 (30.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (30.43%) Magento
3 7 (30.43%) jQuery
3 7 (30.43%) Web Development
3 7 (30.43%) CMS
3 7 (30.43%) Web Design
3 7 (30.43%) OOP
3 7 (30.43%) SEO
3 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
3 7 (30.43%) Adobe
4 5 (21.74%) OO
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle
5 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
5 4 (17.39%) SQL
5 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
5 4 (17.39%) ETL
5 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (17.39%) Spring
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) TDD
5 4 (17.39%) Pair Programming
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (30.43%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
1 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (69.57%) PHP Developer
3 8 (34.78%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Junior PHP Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Junior
4 7 (30.43%) Junior Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Web Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
9 1 (4.35%) MySQL Developer
9 1 (4.35%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) HTML
1 11 (47.83%) CSS
2 7 (30.43%) jQuery
2 7 (30.43%) Sass
3 4 (17.39%) Spring
4 3 (13.04%) Zend Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) OOP
1 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
1 7 (30.43%) SEO
1 7 (30.43%) Web Design
1 7 (30.43%) Web Development
1 7 (30.43%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (21.74%) OO
3 4 (17.39%) ETL
3 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) TDD
3 4 (17.39%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Zend
2 7 (30.43%) Adobe
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
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