The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 99 103 101
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 37 39 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.66% 1.65% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 1.78% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 29
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,350 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
PHP Developer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2109 2188 2138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.57% 92.83% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1595 1564 1710
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PHP Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

PHP Developer Salary Trend in Reading

PHP Developer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 83 (100.00%) PHP
2 72 (86.75%) MySQL
3 62 (74.70%) JavaScript
4 60 (72.29%) HTML
4 60 (72.29%) CSS
5 53 (63.86%) Symfony
5 53 (63.86%) jQuery
6 49 (59.04%) Git (software)
7 32 (38.55%) MVC
8 31 (37.35%) OO
8 31 (37.35%) Apache
8 31 (37.35%) PHPUnit
8 31 (37.35%) HTML5
9 30 (36.14%) CSS3
10 27 (32.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 25 (30.12%) OOP
12 23 (27.71%) Web Services
13 22 (26.51%) REST
14 20 (24.10%) Linux
15 19 (22.89%) E-Commerce
15 19 (22.89%) LAMP
15 19 (22.89%) Laravel
15 19 (22.89%) Zend
16 18 (21.69%) Web Development
17 16 (19.28%) Alternative PHP Cache
17 16 (19.28%) User Experience
18 15 (18.07%) Unit Testing
18 15 (18.07%) Automated Testing
18 15 (18.07%) Code Coverage
19 14 (16.87%) CMS

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited PHP Developer in their job title 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 with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (37.35%) Apache
2 14 (16.87%) CMS
3 2 (2.41%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.20%) Drupal
4 1 (1.20%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.41%) SaaS
2 2 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.41%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (86.75%) MySQL
2 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.61%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (59.04%) Git (software)
2 31 (37.35%) PHPUnit
3 11 (13.25%) Subversion
4 3 (3.61%) JIRA
4 3 (3.61%) FogBugz
5 1 (1.20%) Selenium
5 1 (1.20%) Behat
General
1 4 (4.82%) Marketing
2 2 (2.41%) Games
2 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.41%) Finance
3 1 (1.20%) Law
3 1 (1.20%) Advertising
3 1 (1.20%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (72.29%) HTML
1 60 (72.29%) CSS
2 53 (63.86%) Symfony
2 53 (63.86%) jQuery
3 31 (37.35%) HTML5
4 30 (36.14%) CSS3
5 27 (32.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 23 (27.71%) Web Services
7 22 (26.51%) REST
8 19 (22.89%) Laravel
8 19 (22.89%) LAMP
9 16 (19.28%) Alternative PHP Cache
10 14 (16.87%) AngularJS
11 5 (6.02%) CodeIgniter
12 4 (4.82%) SOAP
12 4 (4.82%) Yii
13 3 (3.61%) .NET
13 3 (3.61%) XML
13 3 (3.61%) JSON
14 2 (2.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.28%) User Experience
2 4 (4.82%) W3C
3 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.10%) Linux
2 1 (1.20%) Debian
2 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.20%) CentOS
2 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.55%) MVC
2 31 (37.35%) OO
3 25 (30.12%) OOP
4 19 (22.89%) E-Commerce
5 18 (21.69%) Web Development
6 15 (18.07%) Unit Testing
6 15 (18.07%) Code Coverage
6 15 (18.07%) Automated Testing
7 12 (14.46%) Analytics
8 10 (12.05%) OO PHP
9 8 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.82%) TDD
10 4 (4.82%) SEO
10 4 (4.82%) Software Engineering
11 1 (1.20%) DevOps
11 1 (1.20%) Web Design
11 1 (1.20%) Service Management
11 1 (1.20%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.20%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (1.20%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 83 (100.00%) PHP
2 62 (74.70%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.82%) PHP5
4 3 (3.61%) SQL
4 3 (3.61%) VB
4 3 (3.61%) C#
5 2 (2.41%) Python
5 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.20%) sed
6 1 (1.20%) Perl
6 1 (1.20%) AWK
6 1 (1.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (3.61%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 19 (22.89%) Zend
2 4 (4.82%) Adobe
3 3 (3.61%) Google
4 2 (2.41%) Apple
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