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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP Developer
Rank 105 131 91
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 27 5 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.10% 0.22% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 0.24% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 40
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,400 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,600 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
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
2226 2110 1884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.04% 93.12% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1556 1681 1582
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 17 September 2014.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 51 (100.00%) PHP
2 32 (62.75%) HTML
2 32 (62.75%) MySQL
3 31 (60.78%) CSS
4 30 (58.82%) JavaScript
5 29 (56.86%) LAMP
6 26 (50.98%) Linux
7 25 (49.02%) jQuery
8 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (39.22%) SQL
10 18 (35.29%) HTML5
11 17 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (31.37%) Subversion
12 16 (31.37%) Ajax
13 15 (29.41%) MVC
14 14 (27.45%) Degree
15 13 (25.49%) Windows
16 12 (23.53%) Java
16 12 (23.53%) Web Services
16 12 (23.53%) OOP
16 12 (23.53%) Python
16 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
16 12 (23.53%) Git (software)
16 12 (23.53%) RESTful
16 12 (23.53%) CSS3
16 12 (23.53%) Jenkins
17 11 (21.57%) XML
17 11 (21.57%) OO
17 11 (21.57%) Software Engineering
17 11 (21.57%) PHP5

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 8 (15.69%) Apache
2 6 (11.76%) CMS
2 6 (11.76%) Drupal
3 5 (9.80%) WordPress
4 3 (5.88%) Node.js
5 2 (3.92%) Plone
6 1 (1.96%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Photoshop
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) HTTP
2 4 (7.84%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (62.75%) MySQL
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.76%) SQLite
4 2 (3.92%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (31.37%) Subversion
2 12 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 12 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 10 (19.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (11.76%) PHPUnit
4 6 (11.76%) Hudson
5 2 (3.92%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.96%) Emacs
6 1 (1.96%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (7.84%) Marketing
1 4 (7.84%) Interactive Media
2 2 (3.92%) Back Office
2 2 (3.92%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (62.75%) HTML
2 31 (60.78%) CSS
3 29 (56.86%) LAMP
4 25 (49.02%) jQuery
5 18 (35.29%) HTML5
6 16 (31.37%) Ajax
7 12 (23.53%) Web Services
7 12 (23.53%) RESTful
7 12 (23.53%) CSS3
8 11 (21.57%) XML
9 9 (17.65%) .NET
9 9 (17.65%) .NET Framework
9 9 (17.65%) Symfony
10 8 (15.69%) JSON
11 7 (13.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (7.84%) Laravel
12 4 (7.84%) Zend Framework
13 3 (5.88%) CodeIgniter
13 3 (5.88%) SOAP
13 3 (5.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Client/Server
1 9 (17.65%) Mobile Computing
2 7 (13.73%) Mobile App
2 7 (13.73%) iPhone
2 7 (13.73%) Open Source
3 6 (11.76%) Blackberry
4 5 (9.80%) User Experience
5 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.92%) Social Media
6 2 (3.92%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.96%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.98%) Linux
2 13 (25.49%) Windows
3 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (13.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (13.73%) Debian
4 6 (11.76%) Android
4 6 (11.76%) Apple iOS
5 5 (9.80%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (29.41%) MVC
4 12 (23.53%) OOP
5 11 (21.57%) OO
5 11 (21.57%) Software Engineering
6 7 (13.73%) Scrum
6 7 (13.73%) iOS Development
7 6 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Web Application Development
8 4 (7.84%) SEO
8 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.84%) OOD
8 4 (7.84%) System Testing
9 3 (5.88%) OO PHP
10 2 (3.92%) Product Management
10 2 (3.92%) BDD
10 2 (3.92%) Test Strategy
10 2 (3.92%) Web Development
10 2 (3.92%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) PHP
2 30 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 20 (39.22%) SQL
4 12 (23.53%) Python
4 12 (23.53%) Java
5 11 (21.57%) PHP5
6 10 (19.61%) C#
7 9 (17.65%) Perl
8 7 (13.73%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.92%) Ruby
9 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.61%) Zend
3 7 (13.73%) Red Hat
3 7 (13.73%) Google
4 2 (3.92%) Facebook
4 2 (3.92%) Twitter
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle