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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 44 58 35
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -23
Permanent jobs citing PHP 8 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.41% 4.11% 6.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 6.40% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 27
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £22,750 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £47,500 £40,000
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
208 297 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 62.65% 64.29% 55.37%
Number of salaries quoted 175 233 209
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £22,500
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 30 July 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 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 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 14 (63.64%) HTML
2 14 (63.64%) CSS
3 12 (54.55%) MySQL
4 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (45.45%) C#
6 8 (36.36%) HTML5
7 7 (31.82%) SEO
7 7 (31.82%) CMS
7 7 (31.82%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (31.82%) Content Management
7 7 (31.82%) Photoshop
7 7 (31.82%) XHTML
7 7 (31.82%) Adobe
7 7 (31.82%) W3C
7 7 (31.82%) Fireworks
8 6 (27.27%) .NET
8 6 (27.27%) SOAP
8 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (27.27%) REST
9 5 (22.73%) QA
9 5 (22.73%) Apex Code
9 5 (22.73%) Data Extraction
9 5 (22.73%) Java
9 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
9 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
9 5 (22.73%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (22.73%) CRM
9 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
9 5 (22.73%) Linux

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Photoshop
1 7 (31.82%) Fireworks
1 7 (31.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
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 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Subversion
1 4 (18.18%) WATIR
1 4 (18.18%) Selenium
1 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (18.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) PHP Developer
3 4 (18.18%) QA Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Web Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Graduate
4 2 (9.09%) PHP Programmer
4 2 (9.09%) Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) HTML
1 14 (63.64%) CSS
2 8 (36.36%) HTML5
3 7 (31.82%) XHTML
4 6 (27.27%) SOAP
4 6 (27.27%) .NET
4 6 (27.27%) REST
5 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
6 4 (18.18%) CSS3
7 2 (9.09%) Laravel
7 2 (9.09%) jQuery
7 2 (9.09%) Symfony
7 2 (9.09%) LAMP
7 2 (9.09%) Ajax
8 1 (4.55%) JSON
8 1 (4.55%) J2EE
8 1 (4.55%) XML
8 1 (4.55%) CakePHP
8 1 (4.55%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) W3C
2 5 (22.73%) Data Extraction
3 4 (18.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) CentOS
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) SEO
1 7 (31.82%) Content Management
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) OOP
3 5 (22.73%) OO
3 5 (22.73%) CRM
4 4 (18.18%) Web Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Information Architecture
4 4 (18.18%) Progressive Enhancement
4 4 (18.18%) Graceful Degradation
4 4 (18.18%) OO PHP
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Open Source
5 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (45.45%) C#
4 5 (22.73%) Java
4 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
4 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
4 5 (22.73%) Apex Code
5 4 (18.18%) Ruby
6 2 (9.09%) PHP5
7 1 (4.55%) Scala
7 1 (4.55%) C
7 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCNP
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Adobe
2 5 (22.73%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
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