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 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 Developer
Rank 94 109 93
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a PHP Developer 46 31 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.03% 1.31% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 1.42% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 46 29 37
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £24,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £41,400 £48,500
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
2145 2185 2162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.74% 92.39% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1615 1596 1751
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 2015.

PHP Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 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 81 (100.00%) PHP
2 71 (87.65%) MySQL
3 60 (74.07%) JavaScript
4 58 (71.60%) HTML
4 58 (71.60%) CSS
5 52 (64.20%) jQuery
6 50 (61.73%) Symfony
7 48 (59.26%) Git (software)
8 34 (41.98%) Apache
9 33 (40.74%) HTML5
10 32 (39.51%) CSS3
10 32 (39.51%) OO
11 29 (35.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 28 (34.57%) PHPUnit
13 26 (32.10%) MVC
14 25 (30.86%) OOP
14 25 (30.86%) Web Services
15 24 (29.63%) REST
16 20 (24.69%) Linux
17 19 (23.46%) E-Commerce
18 18 (22.22%) Laravel
18 18 (22.22%) Web Development
19 17 (20.99%) LAMP
20 16 (19.75%) Alternative PHP Cache
20 16 (19.75%) Zend
21 15 (18.52%) Automated Testing
21 15 (18.52%) Code Coverage
22 14 (17.28%) User Experience
22 14 (17.28%) AngularJS
23 13 (16.05%) Analytics

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 34 (41.98%) Apache
2 12 (14.81%) CMS
3 3 (3.70%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.23%) Drupal
4 1 (1.23%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.47%) SaaS
2 2 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.47%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.47%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (87.65%) MySQL
2 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.70%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 48 (59.26%) Git (software)
2 28 (34.57%) PHPUnit
3 13 (16.05%) Subversion
4 3 (3.70%) JIRA
4 3 (3.70%) FogBugz
5 1 (1.23%) Selenium
5 1 (1.23%) Behat
General
1 5 (6.17%) Marketing
2 2 (2.47%) Games
2 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.47%) Finance
3 1 (1.23%) Law
3 1 (1.23%) Advertising
3 1 (1.23%) Banking
3 1 (1.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (71.60%) HTML
1 58 (71.60%) CSS
2 52 (64.20%) jQuery
3 50 (61.73%) Symfony
4 33 (40.74%) HTML5
5 32 (39.51%) CSS3
6 29 (35.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 25 (30.86%) Web Services
8 24 (29.63%) REST
9 18 (22.22%) Laravel
10 17 (20.99%) LAMP
11 16 (19.75%) Alternative PHP Cache
12 14 (17.28%) AngularJS
13 6 (7.41%) Yii
14 5 (6.17%) CodeIgniter
15 4 (4.94%) SOAP
16 3 (3.70%) .NET
16 3 (3.70%) Ajax
16 3 (3.70%) JSON
16 3 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) User Experience
2 5 (6.17%) W3C
3 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.69%) Linux
2 1 (1.23%) Debian
2 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.23%) CentOS
2 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.51%) OO
2 26 (32.10%) MVC
3 25 (30.86%) OOP
4 19 (23.46%) E-Commerce
5 18 (22.22%) Web Development
6 15 (18.52%) Code Coverage
6 15 (18.52%) Automated Testing
7 13 (16.05%) Analytics
8 12 (14.81%) Unit Testing
9 10 (12.35%) OO PHP
10 5 (6.17%) SEO
10 5 (6.17%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (4.94%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.70%) TDD
13 1 (1.23%) Web Design
13 1 (1.23%) Service Management
13 1 (1.23%) Continuous Integration
13 1 (1.23%) System Testing
13 1 (1.23%) Time Management
13 1 (1.23%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) PHP
2 60 (74.07%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.17%) PHP5
4 3 (3.70%) VB
4 3 (3.70%) C#
5 2 (2.47%) Python
5 2 (2.47%) SQL
6 1 (1.23%) Perl
6 1 (1.23%) AWK
6 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.23%) sed
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 16 (19.75%) Zend
2 5 (6.17%) Adobe
3 4 (4.94%) Google
4 2 (2.47%) Apple
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