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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 13 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing PHP 10 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 13.89% 31.75% 27.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.74% 43.48% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 14
Average salary £37,500 £23,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.57% -2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,000 £30,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
46 46 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 63.89% 73.02% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 28 34 24
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 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 16 (94.12%) OOP
1 16 (94.12%) Finance
1 16 (94.12%) Manufacturing
1 16 (94.12%) E-Commerce
1 16 (94.12%) Magento
1 16 (94.12%) Web Development
2 11 (64.71%) Zend
2 11 (64.71%) Zend Framework
3 5 (29.41%) Retail
3 5 (29.41%) PHP5
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.88%) JSON
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.88%) BDD
4 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
4 1 (5.88%) Resque
4 1 (5.88%) Ember.js
4 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.88%) Express
4 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (5.88%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (5.88%) CakePHP
4 1 (5.88%) TDD

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) Apache
Business Applications
1 16 (94.12%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
General
1 16 (94.12%) Finance
1 16 (94.12%) Manufacturing
2 5 (29.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (76.47%) PHP Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Magento Developer
4 2 (11.76%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) Zend Framework
2 1 (5.88%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (5.88%) CakePHP
2 1 (5.88%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
2 1 (5.88%) Resque
2 1 (5.88%) Ember.js
2 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.88%) Express
2 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) MSMQ
2 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.88%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) OOP
1 16 (94.12%) E-Commerce
1 16 (94.12%) Web Development
2 1 (5.88%) BDD
2 1 (5.88%) MVC
2 1 (5.88%) Workflow
2 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) PHP5
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
2 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Zend