The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 38 44 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -21
Permanent jobs citing PHP 12 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.27% 3.93% 7.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.74% 6.08% 12.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 16
Average salary £23,000 £25,332 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.20% -30.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
PHP
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
178 263 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 63.35% 64.62% 59.15%
Number of salaries quoted 164 236 125
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £54,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

PHP
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

PHP Salary Trend in Portsmouth

PHP
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (70.97%) SQL
2 17 (54.84%) C#
3 16 (51.61%) HTML
3 16 (51.61%) CSS
4 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
4 15 (48.39%) .NET
5 14 (45.16%) MySQL
5 14 (45.16%) VB.NET
5 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET
6 13 (41.94%) CRM
6 13 (41.94%) SOAP
6 13 (41.94%) T-SQL
6 13 (41.94%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (41.94%) Data Extraction
6 13 (41.94%) Apex Code
6 13 (41.94%) REST
7 10 (32.26%) Photoshop
8 8 (25.81%) Adobe
8 8 (25.81%) SEO
8 8 (25.81%) HTML5
9 7 (22.58%) Dynamics CRM
9 7 (22.58%) CMS
9 7 (22.58%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (22.58%) Content Management
9 7 (22.58%) W3C
9 7 (22.58%) Fireworks
9 7 (22.58%) Linux
9 7 (22.58%) XHTML
10 5 (16.13%) OOP
11 4 (12.90%) SSL

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (22.58%) CMS
2 3 (9.68%) Drupal
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Photoshop
2 7 (22.58%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (22.58%) Fireworks
3 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) SSL
1 4 (12.90%) SSH
1 4 (12.90%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) MySQL
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.68%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (12.90%) Multimedia
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (93.55%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) PHP Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Web Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Programmer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.45%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) PHP Programmer
5 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (6.45%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) HTML
1 16 (51.61%) CSS
2 15 (48.39%) .NET
3 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET
4 13 (41.94%) SOAP
4 13 (41.94%) REST
5 8 (25.81%) HTML5
6 7 (22.58%) XHTML
7 4 (12.90%) jQuery
7 4 (12.90%) CSS3
8 3 (9.68%) J2EE
9 2 (6.45%) LAMP
9 2 (6.45%) J2SE
9 2 (6.45%) Web Services
9 2 (6.45%) JSP
9 2 (6.45%) Servlets
9 2 (6.45%) Ajax
9 2 (6.45%) Symfony
9 2 (6.45%) Laravel
9 2 (6.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Data Extraction
2 7 (22.58%) W3C
3 4 (12.90%) User Experience
4 1 (3.23%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) CRM
2 8 (25.81%) SEO
3 7 (22.58%) Content Management
4 5 (16.13%) OOP
5 4 (12.90%) OO
5 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.90%) Information Architecture
5 4 (12.90%) Graceful Degradation
5 4 (12.90%) Progressive Enhancement
6 3 (9.68%) OO PHP
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.45%) Workflow
7 2 (6.45%) Document Management
7 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
7 2 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.23%) Web Development
8 1 (3.23%) Time Management
8 1 (3.23%) Logistics
8 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) SQL
2 17 (54.84%) C#
3 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
4 14 (45.16%) VB.NET
5 13 (41.94%) T-SQL
5 13 (41.94%) Apex Code
6 4 (12.90%) PHP5
7 3 (9.68%) C
7 3 (9.68%) Java
8 1 (3.23%) Scala
8 1 (3.23%) C++
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (25.81%) Adobe
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle