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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP 5
Rank 138 133 127
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 3 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.13% 0.35% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 0.85% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 3
Average salary £57,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
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
784 944 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 32.71% 41.62% 43.43%
Number of salaries quoted 644 775 742
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 January 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Apache
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) REST
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) Laravel
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) OOP
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Subversion
4 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 3 (50.00%) Yii
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) Symfony
5 2 (33.33%) Zend
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) OO PHP
5 2 (33.33%) LAMP
5 2 (33.33%) OO
6 1 (16.67%) SOAP
6 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) DOM
6 1 (16.67%) UNIX

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (83.33%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 2 (33.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior PHP Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior PHP Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) REST
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) Laravel
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 3 (50.00%) Yii
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) Symfony
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) LAMP
6 1 (16.67%) SOAP
6 1 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) DOM
6 1 (16.67%) OAuth2
6 1 (16.67%) JSON
6 1 (16.67%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) OOP
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) OO PHP
2 2 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Zend