The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 70 44 65
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +21
Permanent jobs citing PHP 71 112 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.84% 5.25% 3.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.27% 13.30% 6.97%
Number of salaries quoted 67 97 64
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £30,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
976 842 1190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.10% 39.44% 50.19%
Number of salaries quoted 849 721 1072
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
PHP
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Reading

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 95 (53.37%) MySQL
2 89 (50.00%) HTML
3 84 (47.19%) JavaScript
4 81 (45.51%) CSS
5 67 (37.64%) Linux
6 63 (35.39%) Apache
7 59 (33.15%) Python
8 56 (31.46%) Java
9 51 (28.65%) LAMP
10 49 (27.53%) jQuery
11 48 (26.97%) Perl
12 45 (25.28%) Open Source
13 44 (24.72%) HTML5
14 43 (24.16%) Degree
15 42 (23.60%) Git (software)
16 40 (22.47%) Microsoft
17 38 (21.35%) Windows
17 38 (21.35%) CSS3
18 37 (20.79%) Ruby
19 36 (20.22%) Drupal
20 35 (19.66%) Computer Science
21 34 (19.10%) .NET
21 34 (19.10%) C++
22 32 (17.98%) SQL
22 32 (17.98%) C#
22 32 (17.98%) Scrum
23 30 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
24 26 (14.61%) MVC
24 26 (14.61%) Web Services
25 24 (13.48%) SaaS

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 63 (35.39%) Apache
2 36 (20.22%) Drupal
3 22 (12.36%) CMS
4 20 (11.24%) nginx
5 15 (8.43%) Eucalyptus
6 14 (7.87%) IIS
7 10 (5.62%) WordPress
8 8 (4.49%) WebLogic
9 5 (2.81%) Alfresco
10 4 (2.25%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (1.69%) Joomla!
11 3 (1.69%) Node.js
12 2 (1.12%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (1.12%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.56%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 22 (12.36%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.18%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (13.48%) SaaS
2 19 (10.67%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (9.55%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (7.30%) PaaS
5 2 (1.12%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.56%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.80%) HTTP
2 16 (8.99%) Internet
2 16 (8.99%) DNS
3 13 (7.30%) SMTP
3 13 (7.30%) TELNET
4 9 (5.06%) TCP/IP
5 8 (4.49%) SSH
6 7 (3.93%) FTP
6 7 (3.93%) SNMP
7 2 (1.12%) 3G
7 2 (1.12%) Intranet
8 1 (0.56%) SSL
8 1 (0.56%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.56%) LDAP
8 1 (0.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (53.37%) MySQL
2 16 (8.99%) SQL Server
3 13 (7.30%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (3.93%) Big Data
6 5 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.81%) Riak
6 5 (2.81%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (2.81%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.69%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.12%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.56%) DB2
9 1 (0.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 42 (23.60%) Git (software)
2 19 (10.67%) Subversion
3 6 (3.37%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (2.81%) Selenium
4 5 (2.81%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.25%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.25%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (1.69%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.12%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (6.74%) Marketing
2 9 (5.06%) Finance
3 8 (4.49%) Retail
4 6 (3.37%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.12%) Local Government
5 2 (1.12%) Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Billing
6 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.56%) Automotive
6 1 (0.56%) Publishing
6 1 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 90 (50.56%) Developer
2 31 (17.42%) PHP Developer
3 26 (14.61%) Web Developer
4 23 (12.92%) Front-End Developer
5 22 (12.36%) Administrator
6 18 (10.11%) Systems Engineer
7 16 (8.99%) Linux Administrator
7 16 (8.99%) Senior Developer
8 14 (7.87%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 13 (7.30%) Development Manager
9 13 (7.30%) .NET Developer
9 13 (7.30%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (6.18%) C# Developer
10 11 (6.18%) .NET Web Developer
10 11 (6.18%) Systems Administrator
10 11 (6.18%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (5.62%) C# Web Developer
12 8 (4.49%) Linux Engineer
12 8 (4.49%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 7 (3.93%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (50.00%) HTML
2 81 (45.51%) CSS
3 51 (28.65%) LAMP
4 49 (27.53%) jQuery
5 44 (24.72%) HTML5
6 38 (21.35%) CSS3
7 34 (19.10%) .NET
8 26 (14.61%) Web Services
9 22 (12.36%) Ajax
9 22 (12.36%) SOAP
10 20 (11.24%) XML
11 14 (7.87%) RESTful
12 13 (7.30%) JSP
13 12 (6.74%) JSTL
13 12 (6.74%) FreeMarker
14 11 (6.18%) REST
15 10 (5.62%) XHTML
16 9 (5.06%) Symfony
17 8 (4.49%) ASP.NET
17 8 (4.49%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 45 (25.28%) Open Source
2 35 (19.66%) Computer Science
3 14 (7.87%) iPad
4 13 (7.30%) iPhone
5 8 (4.49%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.37%) Digital Media
7 5 (2.81%) FMCG
7 5 (2.81%) Statistics
7 5 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.81%) Visualisation
8 4 (2.25%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.25%) Physics
9 3 (1.69%) Derivative
10 2 (1.12%) Social Media
11 1 (0.56%) IVR
11 1 (0.56%) PKI
11 1 (0.56%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.56%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 67 (37.64%) Linux
2 38 (21.35%) Windows
3 16 (8.99%) UNIX
4 5 (2.81%) Ubuntu
4 5 (2.81%) CentOS
5 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.12%) Android
7 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (17.98%) Scrum
2 30 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (14.61%) MVC
4 22 (12.36%) OO
5 19 (10.67%) ITIL
6 17 (9.55%) TDD
7 16 (8.99%) Migration
7 16 (8.99%) Configuration Management
8 13 (7.30%) Content Management
8 13 (7.30%) Problem Management
9 11 (6.18%) BDD
10 10 (5.62%) Project Management
11 9 (5.06%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (5.06%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (4.49%) E-Commerce
12 8 (4.49%) OOP
12 8 (4.49%) Web Development
12 8 (4.49%) Unit Testing
13 7 (3.93%) Software Engineering
14 6 (3.37%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 84 (47.19%) JavaScript
2 59 (33.15%) Python
3 56 (31.46%) Java
4 48 (26.97%) Perl
5 37 (20.79%) Ruby
6 34 (19.10%) C++
7 32 (17.98%) SQL
7 32 (17.98%) C#
8 13 (7.30%) PHP5
9 12 (6.74%) Bash Shell
10 9 (5.06%) C
11 6 (3.37%) VB
12 5 (2.81%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.81%) VBScript
13 3 (1.69%) Lua
13 3 (1.69%) Scala
14 2 (1.12%) PHP4
15 1 (0.56%) VB6
15 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 43 (24.16%) Degree
2 5 (2.81%) HND
2 5 (2.81%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.56%) MCSE
3 1 (0.56%) MCSA
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.30%) QA
2 7 (3.93%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (8.43%) Varnish
2 7 (3.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.93%) vSphere
3 4 (2.25%) KVM
4 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 24 (13.48%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (11.24%) Puppet
3 17 (9.55%) Ganglia
4 16 (8.99%) Cacti
4 16 (8.99%) Nagios
4 16 (8.99%) OpenView
5 15 (8.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 5 (2.81%) Plesk
7 4 (2.25%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.56%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 40 (22.47%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.99%) Splunk
2 16 (8.99%) BMC
3 13 (7.30%) Oracle
4 12 (6.74%) Zend
5 7 (3.93%) VMware
6 6 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (3.37%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.37%) Sun
7 5 (2.81%) Rackspace
8 4 (2.25%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.69%) Google
9 3 (1.69%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.12%) Facebook
10 2 (1.12%) Twitter
10 2 (1.12%) hybris
10 2 (1.12%) ATG
10 2 (1.12%) HP
10 2 (1.12%) Ericsson
10 2 (1.12%) JBoss
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