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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP
Rank 59 66 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -31
Permanent jobs citing PHP 85 71 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.38% 3.15% 6.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.05% 8.65% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 77 61 113
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
846 821 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.62% 36.47% 50.71%
Number of salaries quoted 699 728 911
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

PHP Salary Histogram in Reading

PHP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 92 (60.93%) HTML
2 81 (53.64%) CSS
3 80 (52.98%) JavaScript
4 75 (49.67%) MySQL
5 58 (38.41%) jQuery
6 56 (37.09%) HTML5
7 52 (34.44%) LAMP
8 50 (33.11%) Linux
9 49 (32.45%) Python
9 49 (32.45%) Java
10 44 (29.14%) Drupal
11 41 (27.15%) CSS3
12 40 (26.49%) SQL
13 39 (25.83%) Ruby
14 37 (24.50%) Git (software)
15 34 (22.52%) Subversion
15 34 (22.52%) C#
16 33 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
17 31 (20.53%) Web Services
17 31 (20.53%) Microsoft
18 30 (19.87%) MVC
19 29 (19.21%) Apache
19 29 (19.21%) .NET
19 29 (19.21%) Ajax
20 26 (17.22%) XML
21 25 (16.56%) Open Source
22 24 (15.89%) Continuous Integration
23 23 (15.23%) Web Development
23 23 (15.23%) OO
24 22 (14.57%) Marketing

PHP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 44 (29.14%) Drupal
2 29 (19.21%) Apache
3 20 (13.25%) CMS
4 16 (10.60%) WordPress
5 7 (4.64%) nginx
6 5 (3.31%) Eucalyptus
6 5 (3.31%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.65%) Node.js
8 2 (1.32%) Plone
8 2 (1.32%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.32%) IIS
9 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.66%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.66%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.66%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.66%) Movable Type
Applications
1 20 (13.25%) Photoshop
2 14 (9.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.32%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.66%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.62%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.96%) SaaS
3 7 (4.64%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.32%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.32%) PaaS
4 2 (1.32%) Heroku
4 2 (1.32%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.32%) Office 365
4 2 (1.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.95%) HTTP
2 8 (5.30%) DNS
3 7 (4.64%) FTP
4 4 (2.65%) Broadband
5 3 (1.99%) Internet
6 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.66%) Telnet
7 1 (0.66%) Wireless
7 1 (0.66%) SSH
7 1 (0.66%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.66%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (49.67%) MySQL
2 15 (9.93%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.93%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.62%) SQLite
4 8 (5.30%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.99%) Redis
7 2 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.32%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.32%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.66%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 37 (24.50%) Git (software)
2 34 (22.52%) Subversion
3 16 (10.60%) Jenkins
4 11 (7.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (6.62%) Dreamweaver
5 10 (6.62%) WebDriver
5 10 (6.62%) Selenium
6 6 (3.97%) PHPUnit
6 6 (3.97%) Hudson
7 4 (2.65%) Xcode
8 2 (1.32%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.32%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.32%) PhantomJS
8 2 (1.32%) Sinon.JS
9 1 (0.66%) Emacs
9 1 (0.66%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.66%) Maven
9 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (14.57%) Marketing
2 13 (8.61%) Telecoms
2 13 (8.61%) Finance
3 10 (6.62%) Banking
4 4 (2.65%) Retail
4 4 (2.65%) Interactive Media
4 4 (2.65%) Publishing
5 3 (1.99%) Games
6 2 (1.32%) Advertising
6 2 (1.32%) Back Office
7 1 (0.66%) French Language
Job Titles
1 100 (66.23%) Developer
2 54 (35.76%) PHP Developer
3 51 (33.77%) Web Developer
4 21 (13.91%) Programmer
5 19 (12.58%) PHP Web Developer
6 16 (10.60%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 14 (9.27%) LAMP Developer
7 14 (9.27%) PHP Programmer
8 12 (7.95%) Front-End Developer
8 12 (7.95%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 11 (7.28%) Web Programmer
10 10 (6.62%) Senior Test Engineer
10 10 (6.62%) Test Engineer
10 10 (6.62%) Senior Developer
11 8 (5.30%) Software Engineer
11 8 (5.30%) Administrator
11 8 (5.30%) Front-End Web Developer
12 7 (4.64%) Graduate
12 7 (4.64%) Systems Administrator
12 7 (4.64%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (60.93%) HTML
2 81 (53.64%) CSS
3 58 (38.41%) jQuery
4 56 (37.09%) HTML5
5 52 (34.44%) LAMP
6 41 (27.15%) CSS3
7 31 (20.53%) Web Services
8 29 (19.21%) Ajax
8 29 (19.21%) .NET
9 26 (17.22%) XML
10 21 (13.91%) JSON
11 19 (12.58%) RESTful
12 16 (10.60%) XHTML
13 13 (8.61%) Sass
14 12 (7.95%) Symfony
15 10 (6.62%) .NET Framework
16 9 (5.96%) Django
16 9 (5.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 8 (5.30%) KnockoutJS
17 8 (5.30%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.56%) Open Source
2 13 (8.61%) Mobile App
3 10 (6.62%) Client/Server
3 10 (6.62%) Blackberry
4 9 (5.96%) Mobile Computing
5 7 (4.64%) iPhone
6 6 (3.97%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.65%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.99%) FMCG
8 3 (1.99%) Social Media
8 3 (1.99%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.66%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.66%) Motion Graphics
9 1 (0.66%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.66%) Animation
9 1 (0.66%) Video Editing
9 1 (0.66%) Replication
9 1 (0.66%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.66%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 50 (33.11%) Linux
2 21 (13.91%) Windows
3 17 (11.26%) Android
4 16 (10.60%) Apple iOS
5 9 (5.96%) Debian
6 8 (5.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (5.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (5.30%) UNIX
6 8 (5.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.32%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.32%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (19.87%) MVC
3 24 (15.89%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (15.23%) Web Development
4 23 (15.23%) OO
5 20 (13.25%) Software Engineering
6 17 (11.26%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (10.60%) SEO
8 14 (9.27%) Scrum
8 14 (9.27%) OOP
9 13 (8.61%) iOS Development
10 10 (6.62%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (5.96%) Content Management
12 8 (5.30%) ITIL
12 8 (5.30%) Project Management
13 7 (4.64%) CRM
13 7 (4.64%) E-Commerce
13 7 (4.64%) Time Management
13 7 (4.64%) DevOps
14 6 (3.97%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 80 (52.98%) JavaScript
2 49 (32.45%) Java
2 49 (32.45%) Python
3 40 (26.49%) SQL
4 39 (25.83%) Ruby
5 34 (22.52%) C#
6 21 (13.91%) Perl
7 16 (10.60%) PHP5
8 11 (7.28%) Objective-C
9 7 (4.64%) VB
10 5 (3.31%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.65%) C++
12 2 (1.32%) Delphi
12 2 (1.32%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.66%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.66%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.66%) C
13 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (14.57%) Degree
2 3 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.32%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.27%) QA
2 7 (4.64%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.97%) vSphere
2 6 (3.97%) Varnish
3 1 (0.66%) KVM
3 1 (0.66%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (4.64%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (3.97%) Puppet
3 5 (3.31%) OpenView
3 5 (3.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (3.31%) Nagios
3 5 (3.31%) Cacti
3 5 (3.31%) Ganglia
4 1 (0.66%) Plesk
4 1 (0.66%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 31 (20.53%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.28%) Zend
3 9 (5.96%) Google
4 8 (5.30%) VMware
4 8 (5.30%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.97%) HP
6 5 (3.31%) BMC
6 5 (3.31%) Splunk
7 4 (2.65%) Apple
7 4 (2.65%) Sencha
8 3 (1.99%) Facebook
8 3 (1.99%) Twitter
8 3 (1.99%) Akamai
8 3 (1.99%) Adobe
8 3 (1.99%) Oracle
9 2 (1.32%) Cognos
9 2 (1.32%) Genesys
9 2 (1.32%) Tableau
9 2 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.66%) Business Objects
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