The first table below looks at the demand for PHP5 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PHP5 over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 124 124 123
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 12 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.51% 0.31% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.39% 0.87% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 9
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
863 806 1115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 36.63% 35.51% 50.50%
Number of salaries quoted 719 719 992
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PHP5
Berkshire

PHP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PHP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PHP5
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Reading region.

PHP5 Salary Trend in Reading

PHP5
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PHP5 across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

PHP5 Salary Histogram in Reading

PHP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing PHP5 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 PHP5.

1 15 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (86.67%) MySQL
3 11 (73.33%) HTML
3 11 (73.33%) CSS
4 10 (66.67%) MVC
5 9 (60.00%) Linux
5 9 (60.00%) jQuery
6 8 (53.33%) Subversion
6 8 (53.33%) Degree
6 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
7 7 (46.67%) Debian
7 7 (46.67%) Windows
7 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
7 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
7 7 (46.67%) Objective-C
7 7 (46.67%) iPhone
7 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (46.67%) iOS Development
8 6 (40.00%) HTML5
9 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 5 (33.33%) CSS3
10 4 (26.67%) Drupal
10 4 (26.67%) Ajax
10 4 (26.67%) Symfony
10 4 (26.67%) Apache
10 4 (26.67%) Broadband
10 4 (26.67%) UNIX
10 4 (26.67%) Web Services

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing PHP5 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 PHP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) Apache
1 4 (26.67%) Drupal
2 3 (20.00%) WordPress
3 1 (6.67%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) MySQL
2 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (73.33%) PHP Developer
3 7 (46.67%) Web Developer
3 7 (46.67%) Programmer
3 7 (46.67%) PHP Programmer
4 4 (26.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Graduate
5 3 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Web Programmer
5 3 (20.00%) Graduate Web Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (13.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
7 1 (6.67%) PHP Zend Developer
7 1 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) HTML
1 11 (73.33%) CSS
2 9 (60.00%) jQuery
3 6 (40.00%) HTML5
4 5 (33.33%) CSS3
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 4 (26.67%) Ajax
5 4 (26.67%) Symfony
6 3 (20.00%) SOAP
6 3 (20.00%) LAMP
7 1 (6.67%) Laravel
7 1 (6.67%) OAuth2
7 1 (6.67%) Yii
7 1 (6.67%) REST
7 1 (6.67%) XML
7 1 (6.67%) Zend Framework
7 1 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) iPhone
2 2 (13.33%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.67%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (46.67%) Debian
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) MVC
2 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
2 7 (46.67%) iOS Development
3 3 (20.00%) OO PHP
3 3 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
5 1 (6.67%) Product Management
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) OOP
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) Objective-C
4 3 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (20.00%) Zend
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle