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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 18 37 11
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -26
Permanent jobs citing PHP 5 6 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 5.32% 2.69% 23.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.09% 4.32% 29.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 23
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £38,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.92%
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
55 139 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 58.51% 62.33% 80.39%
Number of salaries quoted 49 137 81
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,031 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Poole

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Poole region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Poole

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 9 (60.00%) HTML
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) OO
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) CMS
3 5 (33.33%) Web Development
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) OOP
3 5 (33.33%) MySQL
3 5 (33.33%) Drupal
4 4 (26.67%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) WordPress
4 4 (26.67%) MCPD
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (26.67%) Business Development
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (20.00%) C
5 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) UNIX
5 3 (20.00%) Perl
5 3 (20.00%) C++
5 3 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) Android Development

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 5 (33.33%) CMS
1 5 (33.33%) Drupal
2 4 (26.67%) WordPress
3 2 (13.33%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Behat
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Junior
2 4 (26.67%) Junior Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) QA Tester
4 2 (13.33%) PHP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Software Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) QA Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
1 9 (60.00%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) jQuery
3 3 (20.00%) CakePHP
4 2 (13.33%) LINQ
4 2 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (13.33%) Sass
4 2 (13.33%) LESS
4 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (13.33%) Kendo UI
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (13.33%) HTML5
4 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
4 2 (13.33%) CSS3
4 2 (13.33%) LAMP
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (13.33%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Blog
2 1 (6.67%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Android
2 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) OO
2 5 (33.33%) Web Development
2 5 (33.33%) OOP
3 4 (26.67%) Business Development
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Android Development
4 3 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Content Management
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) OO PHP
6 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Open Source
6 1 (6.67%) BDD
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) C
4 3 (20.00%) C++
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (26.67%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Zend