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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 40 50 29
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Permanent jobs citing PHP 7 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.30% 4.97% 6.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.72% 7.72% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 23
Average salary £29,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
188 298 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 61.84% 64.36% 55.70%
Number of salaries quoted 164 251 186
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 £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £53,500
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 7 July 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) HTML
2 13 (59.09%) CSS
3 12 (54.55%) MySQL
4 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (45.45%) C#
6 9 (40.91%) .NET
7 8 (36.36%) VB.NET
7 8 (36.36%) Photoshop
7 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
7 8 (36.36%) HTML5
8 7 (31.82%) Data Extraction
8 7 (31.82%) Apex Code
8 7 (31.82%) REST
8 7 (31.82%) SEO
8 7 (31.82%) CMS
8 7 (31.82%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (31.82%) Content Management
8 7 (31.82%) T-SQL
8 7 (31.82%) SOAP
8 7 (31.82%) XHTML
8 7 (31.82%) CRM
8 7 (31.82%) Adobe
8 7 (31.82%) W3C
8 7 (31.82%) Fireworks
8 7 (31.82%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (22.73%) Linux
9 5 (22.73%) OOP
10 4 (18.18%) OO
10 4 (18.18%) SSH

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (31.82%) CMS
2 2 (9.09%) Drupal
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Photoshop
2 7 (31.82%) Fireworks
2 7 (31.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) DNS
1 4 (18.18%) SSL
1 4 (18.18%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Subversion
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.55%) WATIR
3 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 4 (18.18%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) PHP Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Programmer
4 2 (9.09%) PHP Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (4.55%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) QA Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate
5 1 (4.55%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) HTML
1 13 (59.09%) CSS
2 9 (40.91%) .NET
3 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 8 (36.36%) HTML5
4 7 (31.82%) REST
4 7 (31.82%) SOAP
4 7 (31.82%) XHTML
5 4 (18.18%) CSS3
6 2 (9.09%) Laravel
6 2 (9.09%) LAMP
6 2 (9.09%) Ajax
6 2 (9.09%) Symfony
6 2 (9.09%) jQuery
7 1 (4.55%) J2EE
7 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET
7 1 (4.55%) Sass
7 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) W3C
1 7 (31.82%) Data Extraction
2 4 (18.18%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) CRM
1 7 (31.82%) Content Management
1 7 (31.82%) SEO
2 5 (22.73%) OOP
3 4 (18.18%) OO
3 4 (18.18%) Information Architecture
3 4 (18.18%) Progressive Enhancement
3 4 (18.18%) Graceful Degradation
4 3 (13.64%) OO PHP
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.55%) Open Source
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Testing
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Logistics
6 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.55%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (45.45%) C#
4 8 (36.36%) VB.NET
5 7 (31.82%) T-SQL
5 7 (31.82%) Apex Code
6 3 (13.64%) PHP5
7 2 (9.09%) Java
8 1 (4.55%) C
8 1 (4.55%) C++
8 1 (4.55%) Ruby
8 1 (4.55%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Adobe
1 7 (31.82%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
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