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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP
Rank 19 49 23
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -26
Permanent jobs citing PHP 39 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 13.09% 4.65% 7.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.31% 7.03% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35 18 22
Average salary £38,500 £36,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.20% +20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
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
213 256 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 71.48% 66.15% 47.42%
Number of salaries quoted 205 244 134
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016.

PHP Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 51 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 47 (74.60%) MySQL
3 46 (73.02%) jQuery
4 38 (60.32%) OO PHP
5 35 (55.56%) LAMP
6 33 (52.38%) CSS
7 32 (50.79%) HTML
8 30 (47.62%) Apache
9 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (41.27%) SQL
11 25 (39.68%) Scrum
11 25 (39.68%) SDLC
11 25 (39.68%) JSON
12 23 (36.51%) Linux
12 23 (36.51%) QA
13 22 (34.92%) Subversion
13 22 (34.92%) Finance
13 22 (34.92%) CakePHP
14 21 (33.33%) PHPUnit
14 21 (33.33%) OO
15 20 (31.75%) REST
16 19 (30.16%) MongoDB
16 19 (30.16%) NoSQL
16 19 (30.16%) Unit Testing
16 19 (30.16%) CentOS
16 19 (30.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 19 (30.16%) SOAP
16 19 (30.16%) XML
16 19 (30.16%) MVC
17 17 (26.98%) Unix

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 30 (47.62%) Apache
2 8 (12.70%) SharePoint
2 8 (12.70%) WordPress
3 3 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) GitHub
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (74.60%) MySQL
2 19 (30.16%) MongoDB
2 19 (30.16%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (34.92%) Subversion
2 21 (33.33%) PHPUnit
3 4 (6.35%) Cucumber
3 4 (6.35%) Selenium
3 4 (6.35%) WATIR
4 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (34.92%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Games
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (80.95%) Developer
2 38 (60.32%) PHP Developer
3 24 (38.10%) Web Developer
4 16 (25.40%) PHP Web Developer
5 15 (23.81%) Senior Developer
6 13 (20.63%) Senior PHP Developer
7 8 (12.70%) Lead Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Lead PHP Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Senior Web Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Team Leader
9 4 (6.35%) Junior
9 4 (6.35%) Junior Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Junior Web Developer
11 2 (3.17%) .NET Architect
11 2 (3.17%) Automation Test Analyst
11 2 (3.17%) QA Analyst
11 2 (3.17%) QA Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) QA Test Analyst
11 2 (3.17%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (73.02%) jQuery
2 35 (55.56%) LAMP
3 33 (52.38%) CSS
4 32 (50.79%) HTML
5 25 (39.68%) JSON
6 22 (34.92%) CakePHP
7 20 (31.75%) REST
8 19 (30.16%) SOAP
8 19 (30.16%) XML
9 17 (26.98%) .NET
10 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET
11 4 (6.35%) CSS3
11 4 (6.35%) Gherkin
11 4 (6.35%) HTML5
12 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
12 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (1.59%) Backbone.js
12 1 (1.59%) Laravel
12 1 (1.59%) LINQ
12 1 (1.59%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Social Media
2 2 (3.17%) iPad
3 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (36.51%) Linux
2 19 (30.16%) CentOS
2 19 (30.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (26.98%) Unix
4 11 (17.46%) Ubuntu
5 5 (7.94%) Windows
6 1 (1.59%) Android
6 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (60.32%) OO PHP
2 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (39.68%) Scrum
3 25 (39.68%) SDLC
4 21 (33.33%) OO
5 19 (30.16%) MVC
5 19 (30.16%) Unit Testing
6 13 (20.63%) OOP
7 12 (19.05%) E-Commerce
8 11 (17.46%) Web Development
9 6 (9.52%) Performance Management
10 5 (7.94%) Software Engineering
11 4 (6.35%) Web Testing
12 3 (4.76%) Content Management
12 3 (4.76%) CRM
12 3 (4.76%) SEO
13 2 (3.17%) Automation Testing
13 2 (3.17%) Coaching
13 2 (3.17%) Mentoring
13 2 (3.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 51 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 26 (41.27%) SQL
3 15 (23.81%) C#
4 14 (22.22%) PHP 5
5 4 (6.35%) Java
5 4 (6.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) CCNP
1 13 (20.63%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.35%) ISEB
2 4 (6.35%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.76%) Degree
4 2 (3.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (36.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle
3 3 (4.76%) Zend
Portsmouth, Hampshire
AAP3
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + pension and healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Flexi Hours, Training, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago