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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PHP 5
Rank 138 129 121
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs citing PHP5 3 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.49% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% 1.22% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 7
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £34,000 £47,000
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
722 984 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.95% 39.79% 48.23%
Number of salaries quoted 583 849 843
Average salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 24 October 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 16 (100.00%) PHP
2 13 (81.25%) MySQL
3 12 (75.00%) CSS
3 12 (75.00%) HTML
3 12 (75.00%) MVC
4 11 (68.75%) Linux
5 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
6 8 (50.00%) Subversion
6 8 (50.00%) jQuery
7 7 (43.75%) iPhone
7 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (43.75%) Degree
7 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
7 7 (43.75%) Objective-C
7 7 (43.75%) Red Hat
7 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (43.75%) Debian
7 7 (43.75%) Windows
7 7 (43.75%) iOS Development
8 6 (37.50%) HTML5
8 6 (37.50%) Ajax
9 5 (31.25%) Symfony
9 5 (31.25%) UNIX
9 5 (31.25%) Web Services
9 5 (31.25%) Apache
10 4 (25.00%) Broadband
10 4 (25.00%) OO
10 4 (25.00%) SOAP
10 4 (25.00%) LAMP

PHP5
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (31.25%) Apache
2 4 (25.00%) Drupal
3 3 (18.75%) WordPress
4 1 (6.25%) Node.js
4 1 (6.25%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Subversion
2 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) French Language
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 8 (50.00%) Programmer
3 8 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 8 (50.00%) PHP Programmer
4 5 (31.25%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Web Programmer
5 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Graduate
6 3 (18.75%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (18.75%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Graduate Web Developer
7 1 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Web Applications Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Programmer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Programmer
7 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
1 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 8 (50.00%) jQuery
3 6 (37.50%) HTML5
3 6 (37.50%) Ajax
4 5 (31.25%) Symfony
4 5 (31.25%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) SOAP
5 4 (25.00%) LAMP
5 4 (25.00%) CSS3
6 3 (18.75%) REST
7 2 (12.50%) Laravel
7 2 (12.50%) OAuth2
7 2 (12.50%) XML
7 2 (12.50%) JSON
8 1 (6.25%) Zend Framework
8 1 (6.25%) DOM
8 1 (6.25%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) iPhone
2 2 (12.50%) Open Source
2 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.25%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (43.75%) Debian
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) MVC
2 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
2 7 (43.75%) iOS Development
3 4 (25.00%) OO PHP
3 4 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Product Management
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) Objective-C
4 3 (18.75%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Red Hat
2 3 (18.75%) Zend
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft