The table below looks at the statistics for PHP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 107 47 44
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -3
Permanent jobs citing PHP 47 114 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.83% 4.51% 5.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.36% 11.08% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 39 101 103
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £67,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
PHP
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
739 1029 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.72% 40.70% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 581 832 822
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PHP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PHP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

PHP Salary Trend in Reading

PHP
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Reading

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 80 (66.12%) HTML
2 68 (56.20%) JavaScript
3 53 (43.80%) Linux
4 51 (42.15%) CSS
5 50 (41.32%) Java
6 48 (39.67%) MySQL
7 44 (36.36%) SQL
8 43 (35.54%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (28.10%) Subversion
10 32 (26.45%) Ruby
10 32 (26.45%) HTML5
11 29 (23.97%) Jenkins
11 29 (23.97%) Ajax
11 29 (23.97%) C#
11 29 (23.97%) Python
11 29 (23.97%) LAMP
12 27 (22.31%) jQuery
13 25 (20.66%) Windows
13 25 (20.66%) .NET
14 23 (19.01%) Telecoms
15 21 (17.36%) Finance
15 21 (17.36%) XML
15 21 (17.36%) Apache
15 21 (17.36%) Banking
16 20 (16.53%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (15.70%) PowerShell
17 19 (15.70%) Web Services
17 19 (15.70%) JSP
17 19 (15.70%) MVC
18 18 (14.88%) Red Hat

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 21 (17.36%) Apache
2 16 (13.22%) Drupal
3 13 (10.74%) WebLogic
4 11 (9.09%) IIS
5 9 (7.44%) WebSphere
6 8 (6.61%) CMS
7 7 (5.79%) Joomla!
7 7 (5.79%) Tomcat
8 6 (4.96%) JBoss
9 4 (3.31%) WordPress
9 4 (3.31%) Node.js
10 3 (2.48%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (1.65%) Plone
12 1 (0.83%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.83%) Movable Type
12 1 (0.83%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 6 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.13%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.61%) SaaS
2 4 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.65%) GitHub
4 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.88%) HTTP
2 15 (12.40%) DNS
3 10 (8.26%) Firewall
4 7 (5.79%) FTP
5 6 (4.96%) TCP/IP
5 6 (4.96%) SSL
6 4 (3.31%) Internet
6 4 (3.31%) Broadband
7 3 (2.48%) LAN
7 3 (2.48%) WAN
7 3 (2.48%) ICMP
8 2 (1.65%) OSPF
8 2 (1.65%) BGP
8 2 (1.65%) IPv4
8 2 (1.65%) IPv6
8 2 (1.65%) LDAP
8 2 (1.65%) IPsec
8 2 (1.65%) VRRP
8 2 (1.65%) HSRP
9 1 (0.83%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (39.67%) MySQL
2 11 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.61%) SQLite
4 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.48%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.65%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.65%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.83%) Big Data
8 1 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (28.10%) Subversion
2 29 (23.97%) Jenkins
3 18 (14.88%) Git (software)
4 17 (14.05%) Maven
5 13 (10.74%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (7.44%) Hudson
7 8 (6.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (4.13%) PHPUnit
9 4 (3.31%) Xcode
9 4 (3.31%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (3.31%) Ant
10 2 (1.65%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.65%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.83%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.83%) eggPlant
11 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.83%) Selenium
General
1 23 (19.01%) Telecoms
2 21 (17.36%) Finance
2 21 (17.36%) Banking
3 6 (4.96%) Marketing
4 3 (2.48%) Publishing
5 1 (0.83%) French Language
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 60 (49.59%) Developer
2 33 (27.27%) PHP Developer
3 25 (20.66%) Web Developer
4 12 (9.92%) Programmer
5 11 (9.09%) PHP Programmer
6 10 (8.26%) Applications Support
7 8 (6.61%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.61%) Administrator
7 8 (6.61%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (6.61%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 7 (5.79%) PHP Web Developer
8 7 (5.79%) LAMP Developer
8 7 (5.79%) Architect
8 7 (5.79%) Senior PHP Developer
8 7 (5.79%) Web Programmer
9 6 (4.96%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.13%) Consultant
10 5 (4.13%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.13%) .NET Developer
10 5 (4.13%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (66.12%) HTML
2 51 (42.15%) CSS
3 32 (26.45%) HTML5
4 29 (23.97%) Ajax
4 29 (23.97%) LAMP
5 27 (22.31%) jQuery
6 25 (20.66%) .NET
7 21 (17.36%) XML
8 19 (15.70%) Web Services
8 19 (15.70%) JSP
9 14 (11.57%) J2EE
10 12 (9.92%) RESTful
10 12 (9.92%) CSS3
10 12 (9.92%) JSON
11 11 (9.09%) XHTML
12 10 (8.26%) .NET Framework
12 10 (8.26%) REST
13 9 (7.44%) Sass
14 8 (6.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (6.61%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.57%) Open Source
2 9 (7.44%) Blackberry
3 8 (6.61%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.79%) Mobile Computing
4 7 (5.79%) User Experience
4 7 (5.79%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.31%) iPhone
6 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.65%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.65%) Social Media
7 2 (1.65%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.65%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.83%) Animation
8 1 (0.83%) Video Editing
8 1 (0.83%) W3C
8 1 (0.83%) Replication
8 1 (0.83%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.83%) Motion Graphics
8 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 53 (43.80%) Linux
2 25 (20.66%) Windows
3 18 (14.88%) UNIX
4 15 (12.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (9.92%) Android
6 10 (8.26%) Apple iOS
7 9 (7.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (7.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (5.79%) Debian
8 7 (5.79%) Ubuntu
9 6 (4.96%) CentOS
10 2 (1.65%) OpenBSD
10 2 (1.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (35.54%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (16.53%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (15.70%) MVC
4 18 (14.88%) Web Development
5 17 (14.05%) ITIL
6 16 (13.22%) Scrum
7 15 (12.40%) Software Engineering
8 13 (10.74%) OOP
9 10 (8.26%) OO
9 10 (8.26%) Mentoring
10 8 (6.61%) DevOps
10 8 (6.61%) CRM
11 7 (5.79%) iOS Development
12 6 (4.96%) SEO
13 5 (4.13%) TDD
13 5 (4.13%) Information Security
13 5 (4.13%) Project Management
13 5 (4.13%) Unit Testing
13 5 (4.13%) Integration Testing
13 5 (4.13%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 68 (56.20%) JavaScript
2 50 (41.32%) Java
3 44 (36.36%) SQL
4 32 (26.45%) Ruby
5 29 (23.97%) C#
5 29 (23.97%) Python
6 19 (15.70%) PowerShell
7 17 (14.05%) Bash Shell
8 16 (13.22%) Perl
9 10 (8.26%) PHP5
10 9 (7.44%) C
11 7 (5.79%) C++
11 7 (5.79%) Shell Script
11 7 (5.79%) Objective-C
12 6 (4.96%) VBA
12 6 (4.96%) Delphi
12 6 (4.96%) Pascal
13 5 (4.13%) VB.NET
13 5 (4.13%) Tcl
14 3 (2.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (11.57%) SC Cleared
1 14 (11.57%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.44%) Degree
3 3 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) SLA
2 2 (1.65%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.48%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.65%) Xen
2 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.65%) KVM
3 1 (0.83%) vSphere
3 1 (0.83%) Varnish
3 1 (0.83%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 7 (5.79%) Puppet
1 7 (5.79%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (4.96%) Nagios
3 4 (3.31%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.65%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.83%) Plesk
Vendors
1 18 (14.88%) Red Hat
2 15 (12.40%) Microsoft
3 13 (10.74%) Oracle
3 13 (10.74%) Business Objects
4 8 (6.61%) Zend
5 6 (4.96%) VMware
5 6 (4.96%) Google
5 6 (4.96%) IBM
6 5 (4.13%) F5
6 5 (4.13%) Imperva
6 5 (4.13%) Cisco
7 4 (3.31%) HP
8 3 (2.48%) Apple
9 2 (1.65%) Dell
9 2 (1.65%) Juniper
9 2 (1.65%) Adobe
9 2 (1.65%) Foundry
9 2 (1.65%) Twitter
10 1 (0.83%) SendGrid
10 1 (0.83%) Akamai
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Posted: 3 days ago
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