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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP
Rank 47 79 39
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -40
Permanent jobs citing PHP 125 59 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.50% 2.55% 5.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.59% 6.78% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 115 54 109
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £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
802 870 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.27% 37.60% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 677 754 708
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 May 2015.

PHP Salary Histogram in Reading

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 134 (64.11%) MySQL
2 106 (50.72%) HTML
3 104 (49.76%) JavaScript
4 84 (40.19%) CSS
5 77 (36.84%) Python
6 72 (34.45%) jQuery
7 71 (33.97%) Apache
7 71 (33.97%) Linux
8 60 (28.71%) Ruby
8 60 (28.71%) Git (software)
9 58 (27.75%) HTML5
10 56 (26.79%) OOP
11 54 (25.84%) Java
12 52 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
12 52 (24.88%) CSS3
13 45 (21.53%) .NET
14 44 (21.05%) OO
15 43 (20.57%) SQL
16 39 (18.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 38 (18.18%) Software Engineering
18 36 (17.22%) Symfony
18 36 (17.22%) LAMP
19 34 (16.27%) MVC
19 34 (16.27%) AngularJS
19 34 (16.27%) REST
20 32 (15.31%) Red Hat
20 32 (15.31%) C#
20 32 (15.31%) Web Development
21 30 (14.35%) Perl
21 30 (14.35%) XML

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 71 (33.97%) Apache
2 29 (13.88%) IIS
3 17 (8.13%) WebLogic
4 16 (7.66%) JBoss
4 16 (7.66%) WebSphere
5 12 (5.74%) SharePoint
6 8 (3.83%) CMS
7 7 (3.35%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.91%) Drupal
8 4 (1.91%) Joomla!
9 3 (1.44%) WordPress
10 2 (0.96%) nginx
10 2 (0.96%) Eucalyptus
10 2 (0.96%) Node.js
11 1 (0.48%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 17 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.26%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.00%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (10.05%) SaaS
3 15 (7.18%) Google App Engine
3 15 (7.18%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.96%) PaaS
6 2 (0.96%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.13%) Firewall
2 14 (6.70%) SAN
2 14 (6.70%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (6.22%) NetScreen
4 7 (3.35%) DNS
4 7 (3.35%) Internet
5 4 (1.91%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.44%) HTTP
7 2 (0.96%) HSRP
7 2 (0.96%) IPsec
7 2 (0.96%) VRRP
7 2 (0.96%) OSPF
7 2 (0.96%) BGP
7 2 (0.96%) LDAP
7 2 (0.96%) IPv4
7 2 (0.96%) IPv6
7 2 (0.96%) DHCP
7 2 (0.96%) FTP
8 1 (0.48%) Broadband
8 1 (0.48%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (64.11%) MySQL
2 26 (12.44%) SQL Server
3 13 (6.22%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.87%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.39%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.44%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 60 (28.71%) Git (software)
2 22 (10.53%) Subversion
3 20 (9.57%) Selenium
4 19 (9.09%) Ant
5 18 (8.61%) PHPUnit
5 18 (8.61%) JIRA
6 15 (7.18%) JUnit
7 9 (4.31%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.39%) Maven
9 4 (1.91%) Hudson
10 3 (1.44%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.44%) FogBugz
11 2 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.48%) Dreamweaver
12 1 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
12 1 (0.48%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.48%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.48%) Behat
General
1 12 (5.74%) Aerospace
2 9 (4.31%) Finance
2 9 (4.31%) Marketing
3 8 (3.83%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.35%) Banking
5 3 (1.44%) Retail
6 2 (0.96%) French Language
6 2 (0.96%) German Language
6 2 (0.96%) Games
6 2 (0.96%) Legal
6 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.96%) Advertising
7 1 (0.48%) Electronics
7 1 (0.48%) Law
Job Titles
1 106 (50.72%) Developer
2 66 (31.58%) PHP Developer
3 39 (18.66%) Senior Developer
4 33 (15.79%) Software Engineer
5 30 (14.35%) Senior PHP Developer
6 21 (10.05%) Web Developer
7 17 (8.13%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 16 (7.66%) Java Developer
9 15 (7.18%) Java Software Engineer
10 13 (6.22%) Administrator
11 12 (5.74%) DevOps Engineer
11 12 (5.74%) Lead Developer
11 12 (5.74%) Systems Administrator
12 11 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
13 9 (4.31%) Junior
13 9 (4.31%) Lead PHP Developer
13 9 (4.31%) Linux Administrator
13 9 (4.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 9 (4.31%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 9 (4.31%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (50.72%) HTML
2 84 (40.19%) CSS
3 72 (34.45%) jQuery
4 58 (27.75%) HTML5
5 52 (24.88%) CSS3
6 45 (21.53%) .NET
7 39 (18.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 36 (17.22%) Symfony
8 36 (17.22%) LAMP
9 34 (16.27%) AngularJS
9 34 (16.27%) REST
10 30 (14.35%) XML
11 29 (13.88%) Web Services
12 22 (10.53%) JSON
13 15 (7.18%) PhoneGap
14 13 (6.22%) Ajax
14 13 (6.22%) Alternative PHP Cache
14 13 (6.22%) Laravel
15 10 (4.78%) ASP.NET
15 10 (4.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.44%) Open Source
2 15 (7.18%) Mobile App
3 13 (6.22%) User Experience
4 7 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.87%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.39%) W3C
7 4 (1.91%) Social Media
8 2 (0.96%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (0.96%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.96%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.48%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.48%) Physics
9 1 (0.48%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 71 (33.97%) Linux
2 29 (13.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (10.53%) Windows
3 22 (10.53%) CentOS
4 14 (6.70%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.44%) UNIX
5 3 (1.44%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.44%) Debian
6 2 (0.96%) OpenBSD
7 1 (0.48%) Android
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (26.79%) OOP
2 52 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (21.05%) OO
4 38 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 34 (16.27%) MVC
6 32 (15.31%) Web Development
7 24 (11.48%) DevOps
8 18 (8.61%) System Testing
9 17 (8.13%) Scrum
9 17 (8.13%) E-Commerce
10 16 (7.66%) Identity Management
11 15 (7.18%) Load Balancing
11 15 (7.18%) SOA
11 15 (7.18%) Mobile Development
12 13 (6.22%) Analytics
13 12 (5.74%) Code Coverage
13 12 (5.74%) Configuration Management
13 12 (5.74%) Automated Testing
14 11 (5.26%) Mentoring
15 9 (4.31%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 104 (49.76%) JavaScript
2 77 (36.84%) Python
3 60 (28.71%) Ruby
4 54 (25.84%) Java
5 43 (20.57%) SQL
6 32 (15.31%) C#
7 30 (14.35%) Perl
8 23 (11.00%) Bash Shell
9 14 (6.70%) VB
10 13 (6.22%) PowerShell
11 8 (3.83%) C
12 6 (2.87%) PHP5
12 6 (2.87%) C++
13 5 (2.39%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.39%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.91%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.96%) AWK
16 1 (0.48%) VBA
16 1 (0.48%) Delphi
16 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (3.35%) Degree
2 2 (0.96%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.96%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.91%) QA
2 2 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (7.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (6.22%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.96%) GlusterFS
4 2 (0.96%) vSphere
4 2 (0.96%) Varnish
5 1 (0.48%) Samba
Systems Management
1 21 (10.05%) Puppet
2 19 (9.09%) Nagios
2 19 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.83%) Zenoss
3 8 (3.83%) ZABBIX
4 6 (2.87%) Cacti
5 3 (1.44%) Ganglia
5 3 (1.44%) Ansible
6 2 (0.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (0.96%) OpenView
7 1 (0.48%) yum
7 1 (0.48%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.48%) Plesk
7 1 (0.48%) cPanel
7 1 (0.48%) Graphite
7 1 (0.48%) logstash
7 1 (0.48%) collectd
7 1 (0.48%) Salt
Vendors
1 32 (15.31%) Red Hat
2 25 (11.96%) Microsoft
3 17 (8.13%) Google
3 17 (8.13%) VMware
3 17 (8.13%) Cisco
4 15 (7.18%) HP
4 15 (7.18%) Juniper
5 10 (4.78%) Zend
6 7 (3.35%) Adobe
7 6 (2.87%) F5
8 5 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.44%) IBM
9 3 (1.44%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.96%) Foundry
10 2 (0.96%) Splunk
10 2 (0.96%) Apple
10 2 (0.96%) BMC
10 2 (0.96%) Oracle
10 2 (0.96%) Dell
11 1 (0.48%) Business Objects
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