The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 32 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Permanent jobs citing PHP 9 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 6.77% 9.04% 14.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.25% 18.07% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 12
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,300 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £39,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
PHP
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Poole region.

Programming Languages Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
80 83 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 60.15% 50.00% 76.40%
Number of salaries quoted 76 74 65
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Poole region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

PHP
Salary Trend in Poole

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Poole region.

PHP Salary Trend in Poole

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) WordPress
2 8 (57.14%) MySQL
3 7 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (42.86%) Laravel
4 6 (42.86%) CMS
5 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 5 (35.71%) MVC
5 5 (35.71%) Marketing
6 4 (28.57%) Drupal
6 4 (28.57%) SEO
6 4 (28.57%) Direct Marketing
6 4 (28.57%) OOP
7 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
7 3 (21.43%) Zend
7 3 (21.43%) Pay per click
7 3 (21.43%) Web Development
7 3 (21.43%) HTML5
7 3 (21.43%) CSS3
7 3 (21.43%) CakePHP
7 3 (21.43%) Time Management
7 3 (21.43%) Joomla!
7 3 (21.43%) User Experience
7 3 (21.43%) Magento
7 3 (21.43%) Moodle
7 3 (21.43%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 3 (21.43%) Banking

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 8 (57.14%) WordPress
2 6 (42.86%) CMS
3 4 (28.57%) Drupal
4 3 (21.43%) Joomla!
4 3 (21.43%) Moodle
5 2 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
1 2 (14.29%) SSH
1 2 (14.29%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (35.71%) Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) Web Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Junior
3 3 (21.43%) Junior Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (42.86%) Laravel
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) HTML5
5 3 (21.43%) CSS3
5 3 (21.43%) CakePHP
6 2 (14.29%) JDBC
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) CGI
6 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 2 (14.29%) DAO
7 1 (7.14%) Ajax
7 1 (7.14%) LAMP
7 1 (7.14%) XML
7 1 (7.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) SEO
2 4 (28.57%) OOP
2 4 (28.57%) Direct Marketing
3 3 (21.43%) Pay per click
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) Time Management
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management
4 2 (14.29%) Investment Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 2 (14.29%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Korn
2 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) NFS
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) cPanel
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Zend
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft