The table below looks at the statistics 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 135 129 127
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 1 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.045% 0.55% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 1.48% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 7
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
PHP5
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
886 880 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.73% 37.34% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 721 734 716
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Symfony
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Zend
4 1 (25.00%) Zend Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) XHTML

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Symfony
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XHTML
4 1 (25.00%) LAMP
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Zend Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Laravel
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Zend